Dayn Perry

CBS Sports Writer /

Why the White Sox should absolutely trade for the Marlins' home-run sculpture

This would undoubtedly be the worst trade in Miami Marlins history

Don't forget the 'fun factor' when considering Vladimir Guerrero's Hall of Fame case

The slugging outfielder is on the ballot for the second time in 2018

MLB Hot Stove signings: Mets agree to deal with free agent Adrian Gonzalez

The veteran first baseman is coming off a sub-par and injury-marred 2017 season

Hot Stove: No one's covering the Yu Darvish free-agency beat quite like Yu Darvish

Have the Yankees made Darvish an offer? Let's hear it from the man himself

Mets offer 50 Cent a chance to redeem himself from that infamous first pitch

It goes without saying that 50 Cent needs some first-pitch redemption

Blue Jays, Josh Donaldson avoid arbitration with record-setting $23 million contract

The star third baseman has also been mentioned in trade rumors this offseason

How do you put Trevor Hoffman in the Hall of Fame after passing on Lee Smith?

Driving Hoffman's candidacy is the fact that he registered 601 saves in his career

MLB Hot Stove trade rumors: Diamondbacks pursuing Orioles' Manny Machado

Trade rumors have swirled about Machado for much of the offseason

MLB Hot Stove rumors: Free agent J.D. Martinez is willing to play the waiting game

J.D. Martinez isn't getting what we wants from the market, so he may be willing to play the waiting game

If we're putting closers in the Baseball Hall of Fame, then why not Billy Wagner?

Wagner in 2018 is on the BBWAA ballot for the third time

Report: MLB agent accused of using a hidden camera to record players in the shower

Jason Wood represented Andrew Benintendi, among other ballplayers

Yankees will expand protective netting at Yankee Stadium for 2018

The Yankees were one of the last teams to resist expanding protective nets down the foul lines

MLB Hot Stove trade rumors: Astros and Pirates working on Gerrit Cole trade?

The Astros want another impact arm in the rotation, and Cole is reportedly their guy

LOOK: Here's proof the 53-year-old Rafael Palmeiro wants to make a comeback

Palmeiro has already said as much, and now here he is taking some hacks

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The Life and Thunderous Career of Baseball's Mr. October. A native of Mississippi, he now lives in Chicago with wife, son, and dog.