The MLB offseason hit full stride with the wave of megadeals signed by top free agents Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg and Anthony Rendon. What's next? Will big names like Mookie Betts, Francisco Lindor and Kris Bryant be traded before spring training arrives? And what other surprising blockbusters will have us all talking this winter?
Below are some key dates to be aware of, as well as coverage of some of the big offseason questions ahead. And check back all offseason for the latest news and updates on the MLB Hot Stove.
• Passan: Breaking down which stars could actually get traded this winter
• Schoenfield: One blockbuster move for all 30 teams
• Schoenfield: Ten under-the-radar trade candidates
• Passan: 20 big questions as offseason begins
• Hot Stove survey: MLB GMs, insiders weigh in on Mookie, Cole and more
• Who was cut loose or traded on non-tender night?
• Keith Law's top 50 free agents
• Aces, sleepers and big dollars: Weighing in on a loaded starting pitcher market
Team-by-team offseason previews: NL East | NL Central | NL West | AL East | AL Central | AL West
Analysis of hot stove signings and trades
• Gonzalez: Angels' quest to win now begins with Anthony Rendon
• Law: Rendon a great consolation prize for Angels
• Law: Yankees get their man, but nine years is a looooong time
• Doolittle: What risk? With Gerrit Cole, Yankees are THE team to beat
• Olney: How next dominoes will fall after Strasburg's record-breaking deal
• Law: Reds overpay Moustakas in bid to move up in NL Central
• Law: Urias-Grisham trade could be win-win for Padres, Brewers
• Doolittle: How Grandal signing puts rest of AL Central on notice
• Law: White Sox take step forward by signing Grandal
Key upcoming offseason dates
Dec. 8: Hall of Fame's Modern Baseball committee vote announced.
Dec. 9-12: MLB Winter Meetings (San Diego).
Dec. 12: Rule 5 Draft.
Jan. 10, 2020: Players and teams exchange salary arbitration figures.
Feb. 3-21: Arbitration hearings.
Feb. 12: Pitchers and catchers report
Offseason questions, issues
• Five offseason questions for the Nationals after World Series win
• Five offseason questions for the Astros after World Series loss
• Where will Rendon, Cole sign after World Series? Rating all 30 teams as suitors
• Five offseason questions for the Yankees
• Five offseason questions for the Cardinals
• Five offseason questions for the Dodgers
• Olney: Dodgers must get their priorities in order
• What's next for Braves, Dodgers, Twins and Rays after losing in LDS
• MLB manager watch: Who's in and who's out