R.J. Anderson

CBS Sports Staff /

Here's why Nolan Arenado could become baseball's new walking trade rumor following the Machado trade

Arenado is set to become a free agent after the 2019 seasn

MLB trade rumors roundup: Brewers turn focus to Brian Dozier after Machado traded to Dodgers

Keep up with all the latest trade rumors around Major League Baseball

Orioles trade Manny Machado for five prospects: Expert weighs in on Baltimore's haul

The Orioles received five prospects in exchange for their franchise player

Manny Machado traded: More Orioles likely to be dealt before MLB trade deadline

From Zach Britton to Jonathan Schoop, we examine all the Orioles' trade options

Manny Machado trade: Why Dodgers' best lineup option may include Puig, Turner in a leadoff platoon

The Dodgers were already great offensively; now, they are stacked

Commissioner Rob Manfred 'hopes' MLB expands to 32 teams, names potential markets

Manfred named a few viable markets for expansion

Cardinals' Yadier Molina says he is open to serving as player-manager: 'It would be a dream'

The Cardinals need a new skipper after firing Mike Matheny, and Molina is open to taking over

2018 All-Star Game: Cubs' Willson Contreras homers in first pitch of his first career at-bat

Contreras became the first player to do so since 2016

2018 All-Star Game: Manny Machado snaps selfie with potential future teammate Matt Kemp

Machado and Kemp had some fun during Tuesday's All-Star Game

Union chief Tony Clark says players are becoming more supportive of universal DH

The DH could be coming to the NL sooner than later

Manny Machado trade rumors: Orioles star could be moved after MLB All-Star Game; Dodgers, Phillies, Brewers in play

Machado is expected to be traded before the deadline, and perhaps before the All-Star Break ends

2018 MLB Home Run Derby weather: Rain should pass before sluggers take the stage

A rainy afternoon in D.C. shouldn't lead to a soggy Home Run Derby

Colorado Rockies trade deadline: Breaking down potential fits, needs, best targets, trade chips

Will the Rockies make any moves before the July 31st trade deadline?

R.J. Anderson joined CBS Sports in 2016. He previously wrote for Baseball Prospectus, where he contributed to five of the New York Times bestselling annuals. His work has also appeared in Newsweek and Baseball America, as well as on ESPN.com and Wired.com.

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