- Alex Rodriguez is due to be paid more than the entire Houston Astros' roster. This is the fault of the team, not the player.
- Defense, not pitching, has been the key to the Texas Rangers' improvement in run prevention during Nolan Ryan's time as team president.
- The best player in baseball a year ago is set to receive a salary of relative peanuts, thanks to MLB's Collective Bargaining Agreement
Los Angeles Angels Trade Rumors: Josh Hamilton Signing Creates Surplus of Angels in the Outfield, Could Trumbo or Bourjos Be Traded?Josh Hamilton's signing with Los Angeles means that either Mark Trumbo or Peter Bourjos is likely to be traded in the near-future.
Texas Rangers Free Agency Rumors: Zack Greinke, Josh Hamilton, or Justin Upton... Who Will Texas Choose?The Rangers are at the forefront of the free agent market for the first time in years. Do they sign Greinke and let Hamilton walk? Or does Greinke go elsewhere and force Texas to over-pay for Hamilton?
- Texas and Los Angeles have been quietly aiming for each other all season, and it is only just the beginning.