Mike Axisa

CBS Sports Writer /

MLB Hot Stove rumors: Brewers bring back Yovani Gallardo for pitching depth

Gallardo spent the first eight years of his career in Milwaukee

The MLBPA has a big problem to address as Dodgers, Yankees, Marlins dump salary

MLB revenues are at a record high right now, but teams aren't spending it on players

MLB Hot Stove rumors: Cubs interested in Yu Darvish as search for pitching continues

Chicago added Tyler Chatwood earlier this offseason but might not be done adding to the rotation

MLB Winter Meetings rumors: Red Sox want to sign both J.D. Martinez and Eric Hosmer

Boston wants to add two big bats to their lineup, not just one

MLB Winter Meetings signings: Teams continue to load up on free agent relievers

Even more relievers signed on the final day of the Winter Meetings

MLB will reportedly investigate the leak of Shohei Ohtani's elbow injury

The league is not happy Ohtani's medical information leaked

MLB Rule 5 Draft results: Royals, Orioles grab multiple players; what all 30 teams did

Kansas City and Baltimore were quite busy at the Rule 5 Draft

The Cardinals traded Piscotty to the A's so he can be closer to his sick mother

Piscotty's mother was diagnosed with ALS earlier this year

MLB Winter Meetings: Marlins reportedly trade Marcell Ozuna to the Cardinals

The Cardinals have long coveted the Miami outfielder

Shohei Ohtani dealing with UCL damage in elbow, which led to October PRP injection

The Angels knew about the first-degree sprain and still wanted to sign the potential ace, of course

MLB Hot Stove: Options for Yankees at 2B and 3B after Castro and Headley trades

The Yankees added Giancarlo Stanton in a blockbuster trade, though they now have openings at second and third

MLB Winter Meetings: Cubs sign injured Drew Smyly for 2019 rotation depth

Smyly is currently on the mend from Tommy John surgery

MLB Winter Meetings rumors: Yes, the Yankees are interested in Manny Machado

The Yankees may not be done collecting stars

Mike Axisa joined CBS Sports in 2013. He has been a member of the BBWAA since 2015 and has previously written about both fantasy baseball and real life baseball for MLBTradeRumors.com, FanGraphs.com, RotoAuthority.com, and YESNetwork.com. Mike is a native New Yorker.