The Red Sox went worst-to-first from 2012 to 2013. After several major offseason acquisitions, they're positioned to try to do it again from 2014 to 2015.
Wednesday night's trade of Tyler Clippard to Oakland for Yunel Escobar was met with some negative reaction, but upon closer inspection this deal made some sense for the Nationals.
The Nationals have traded All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard to Oakland for veteran shortstop Yunel Escobar.
The rebuild of the Braves has continued, as Atlanta agreed to a trade on Wednesday to send slugger Evan Gattis to the Houston Astros for a trio of prospects.