Pedro Martinez is in the Hall of Fame.

Four New Members of Baseball's Hall

The BBWAA announced its 2015 class for the Baseball Hall of Fame and four new members were ushered into the Hall. The vote was not without controversy, however.

Marlon Byrd will wear a different shade of Red.

MLB Hot Stove Bubbles on New Year's Eve

Hours before the start of 2015, several teams made moves that should help clarify their rosters for the upcoming season. Highlighting the moves is a trade between the Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies that sends Marlon Byrd back to the NL Central.

Recruiting: Scout's Top 25 Classes for 2015

Recruiting: Scout's Top 25 Classes for 2015

Here is where the nation's top 25 classes stand as Signing Day approaches.

Brad Lincoln

Lincoln Happy To Be Back With Pirates

Right-hander Brad Lincoln was drafted No. 4 overall in 2006 and made his major league debut for Pittsburgh in June 2010. He appeared in parts of the next two seasons before the Bucs traded him to Toronto for outfielder Travis Snider. He has signed a minor-league contract with Pittsburgh. Lincoln spoke recently with PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko

Zach Eflin

Zach Eflin Traded from the Padres

On December 19 the Padres finalized a trade that sent C Yasmani Grandal and minor league RHP Joe Wieland and RHP Zach Eflin to the Los Angeles Dodgers for OF Matt Kemp and C Tim Federowicz. The Dodgers then sent Eflin and Dodgers’ farmhand LHP Tom Windle to the Philadelphia Phillies for veteran shortstop Jimmy Rollins.

ANALYSIS: Breaking Down the Dodgers Deals

ANALYSIS: Breaking Down the Dodgers Deals

How could the Dodgers trade Matt Kemp and let Hanley Ramirez go and still manage to get better? If you look at the advanced metrics, Farhan Zaidi's dealings at the Winter Meetings are no-brainers.