A look back at the original reporting and analysis found on MLBTR this past week:
- MLBTR introduced a new recurring series called Free Agent Profile. Tim Dierkes penned the first two installments: Omar Infante and Ricky Nolasco.
- Charlie Wilmoth examined Brewers shortstop Jean Segura as a possible extension candidate.
- Steve Adams interviewed Pirates GM Neal Huntington, who shared his rationale for signing free agents Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano, re-signing Jason Grilli, and trading for A.J. Burnett and Mark Melancon, five key pieces to ending the franchise's streak of two decades without a winning season.
- Tim listed the top 34 free agent starting pitchers.
- Steve asked MLBTR readers who is the Angels' best trade chip other than Mike Trout. More than 62% of you believe Mark Trumbo would bring back the best return.
- Aaron Steen asked MLBTR readers whether the Blue Jays should extend a qualifying offer to Josh Johnson. Approximately 72% of you believe doing so would be a mistake.
- Zach Links tracked the progress players with a 2014 vesting option are making toward exercising those options.
- Steve hosted the MLBTR live chat this week.
- Zach put together the best of the baseball blogosphere in Baseball Blogs Weigh In.
- Want the latest rumors for your favorite team? Check out MLBTR's team-by-team links for Facebook, Twitter, and RSS pages and feeds.
Mets To Sign Bartolo Colon Mariners Acquire Logan Morrison Mariners To Sign Corey Hart Nationals Acquire Jerry Blevins Pirates Extend Charlie Morton Rockies Acquire Brett Anderson D-Backs Acquire Mark Trumbo In Three-Team Deal With Angels, White Sox White Sox Sign Felipe Paulino Roy Halladay To Retire Marlins To Sign Garrett Jones Astros Sign Chad Qualls Yankees To Sign Carlos Beltran Red Sox To Re-Sign Mike Napoli Nationals To Sign Nate McLouth Rangers To Sign J.P. Arencibia Astros Sign Scott Feldman Mets Sign Curtis Granderson Mariners To Sign Robinson Cano
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NL Central Notes: Cubs, Cards, Weeks, Carpenter Free Agent Rumors: Cruz, Benoit, Valverde, Giants Latest On Jeff Samardzija Matt Garza Could Sign By Weekend Fernando Rodney Seeking $10MM Per Year Doug Fister's Hidden Value To The Nationals Yankees Turned Down Gardner-For-Phillips Swap Looking At The Market For Kendrys Morales Minor Moves: Wilk, Martin, Hottovy Blue Jays Agree To Sign Tomo Ohka Braves Avoid Arbitration With Jordan Walden Quick Hits: Dodgers, Arroyo, Giants, Axford AL East Rumors: Drew, Balfour, Orioles, Red Sox Orioles Made Offers To Balfour, Axford Shin-Soo Choo Rumors: Wednesday
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