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MLB News Index
  1. The National Baseball Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 could be part of another blockbuster induction weekend next summer.
  2. On Monday, the MLBPA pushed back by 24 hours a deadline for the union to approve any new transfer agreement governing the movement of players from Japan to Major League Baseball. The sides have until 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday to reach an agreement on a new posting system.
  3. Since the Baseball Writers' Association of America began handing out MVP Awards in 1931, Alex Rodriguez is the only player who has been traded during the offseason in which he won (more on him below). Giancarlo Stanton could become only the second to fit that description.
  4. Where will Eric Hosmer call home in 2018? There's a few clear fits, yet with a glut of free agent first basemen, his ultimate destination remains unclear. Let's count down each of the 30 teams to find who might actually end up with the longtime Royal.
  5. After trading Justin Verlander and Justin Upton on Aug. 31, Tigers general manager Al Avila reiterated to MLB Network last week that his team remains in "full rebuild" mode. The Tigers' next step could be dealing Ian Kinsler.