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2019 Schedule
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6dPreston Johnson

Ultimate 2019 MLB betting guide

World Series, season win totals and player props -- there are more ways than ever to bet baseball. Here are our nine best futures bets for this season.

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5dDavid Schoenfield

Predicting the next top-100 player for all 30 teams

From top prospects and rising young stars to bounce-back candidates, which players who missed the MLB Rank cut could soon find a place on the list?


A Baseball And Business Decision

Buster talks to Matt Vasgersian about the Giants' interest in Bryce Harper (6:01), goes rapid fire with J.D. Martinez (20:05), gets the Numbers Game from Sarah Langs (28:23), and chats with Keith Law about Vladimir Guerrero, Jr. (33:24).


Emotional Leverage

Buster gets some Inside Heat from Jenny Cavnar on the Nolan Arenado deal (1:11), discusses free agency and MLB's latest proposal with Boog Sciambi (8:14), and talks with Bill Shaikin about Mike Trout's future and the Dodgers' perspective on the Bryce Harper sweepstakes (36:49).

Passan: Arenado's deal could impact Harper negotiations (1:47)
Will Arenado's extension be larger than Harper's deal? (1:59)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

At Salt River Fields, where Nolan Arenado was scratched from the lineup as he finishes his physical in anticipation of his contract extension announcement, reported as 8-years, $260 million. An official press conference is expected tomorrow morning at the Rockies spring training facility.

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21dJeff Passan

Arenado agrees to 8-year contract with Rockies

Nolan Arenado has agreed to an eight-year contract with the Colorado Rockies, the team announced Tuesday. Sources tell ESPN's Jeff Passan the contract is worth $260 million and includes a player opt-out after the 2021 season and a full no-trade clause.

Rockies, Arenado finalizing record deal (0:32)

Jeff Passan ESPN 

Nolan Arenado is finalizing an eight-year contract extension worth more than $255 million, league sources tell ESPN. The deal includes an opt-out after three seasons as well as a full no-trade clause. It will give Arenado a record average annual value for a position player and takes the best free agent from next winter off the board.

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Black agrees to 3-year extension with Rockies

The Colorado Rockies and manager Bud Black have agreed to a three-year contract extension. Black is 178-147 in his two seasons with the Rockies.

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Arenado, possible free agent in '20, rues market

Rockies star Nolan Arenado, who will be a free agent next winter if he doesn't reach an agreement on a long-term deal, says the current state of the free-agent market is "sad."

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.539th
Quality Starts0Tied-1st
Batting Average.25519th
On Base Percentage.32520th
Slugging Percentage.45410th