Here's a look back at this week's original reporting and analysis from the MLBTR staff..
- Mike Axisa gathered the best from around the web in this week's edition of Baseball Blogs Weigh In.
- With a number of closing jobs opening up around baseball, Ryan Madson’s job prospects are promising, writes Ben Nichsolon-Smith.
- Ben also looked at the free agent prospects of Javier Vazquez and revisited the Felipe Paulino for Clint Barmes swap.
- On Wednesday, Tim Dierkes outlined the Ten Best Minor League Deals Of The Year of 2011. It's no surprise that Bartolo Colon of the Yankees tops the list.
- Jacoby Ellsbury is in line for a raise in arbitration this winter, but how much can the 28-year-old expect to come away with?
- We outlined the Angels, Athletics, and Royals in our Arbitration Eligibles series this week. You can check out all of our Arbitration Eligibles posts right here.
- Here are our predictions on the options of 15 relievers coming up this winter.
- Our latest Elias Rankings projections are up, and 26 free agents are in line for Type A status.
- Under GM John Mozeliak, the Cardinals have been the lone team to embrace September extensions, writes Ben Nicholson-Smith.
- There are a number of potential suitors for Jose Reyes but only four appear to be clear fits. We also previewed the market for third baseman Aramis Ramirez.
- Here's a handy post which outlines the many ways to enjoy MLB Trade Rumors.
- Did you miss our weekly chat? Don't fret, you can check out the transcript right here.
- Tim Dierkes took a look at the ACES agency, which has a strong record of securing multiyear deals.
- Here at MLBTR, we're bringing you closer to this year's GM candidates with a series of pieces. This week we caught up with De Jon Watson and John Coppolella.
Cardinals Sign Aledmys Diaz Cardinals Extend Matt Carpenter Diamondbacks Sign Oliver Perez Nationals Sign Mike Gonzalez Rick Ankiel To Retire Rangers Sign Joe Saunders Indians Acquire Justin Sellers, Designate David Cooper Guillermo Mota Retires Braves To Sign Yenier Bello Athletics Acquire Jake Elmore Carl Pavano Retires Yankees Extend Brett Gardner Yankees Agree To Terms With Andrew Bailey Giants Sign Tyler Colvin Orioles Sign Nelson Cruz Red Sox Sign Chris Capuano Braves Extend Andrelton Simmons Reds Extend Homer Bailey Braves Extend Frank Wren, Fredi Gonzalez Orioles Sign Ubaldo Jimenez Dempster Won't Pitch In 2014 Braves Extend Craig Kimbrel
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