Pitching, hitting, and defense: the Los Angeles Dodgers have it all. In acquiring Logan Forsythe from the Tampa Bay Rays, the Dodgers filled out their two biggest needs with one fell swoop; finding the missing middle infielder they desperately needed and a bat to hit from the right side. Los Angeles also made the right […]
To call Ichiro Suzuki durable is an understatement. The 43-year-old Miami Marlins outfielder has only been on the disabled list once during his 16-year career thanks to a bleeding ulcer in 2009, but Tuesday, his ability to stay healthy was put to the test. Ichiro was involved in an outfield collision with teammate Brandon Barnes, […]
When Alex Rodriguez showed up to spring camp as an instructor for the New York Yankees on Tuesday, the 41-year-old put a burning question to rest when he confirmed he's retired and has no urge to play again. Related: A-Rod says he's retired, has no urge to play again Rodriguez was released by the Yankees […]
Alex Rodriguez officially announced his retirement on Tuesday following 22 major-league seasons. The 14-time All-Star and three-time American League MVP will go down as one of the most polarizing figures, and greatest players in baseball history. Rodriguez owns a Hall of Fame-caliber resume, but his 2014 suspension for performance-enhancing drugs will make him a controversial […]
Who are the top 25 outfielders for 2017 Fantasy Baseball?Over the next few weeks here at Call to the Pen, we are going to get you ready for your 2017 fantasy baseball draft. In this space, I’ve done some prospect diving, talking about prospects to target and then prospects to stash with a la…
As Major League Baseball recognizes Black History Month, the Dodgers remain as much a shining example of the impact of African-Americans today as they were when Jackie Robinson first wore Dodger Blue in Branch Rickey’s historic “Noble Experiment.”
Jorge De La Rosa was signed by the Diamondbacks in 1998, but has never pitched for Arizona. He’s hoping this year he will take the mound for the D-backs.
Yankees managing general partner and co-chairperson Hal Steinbrenner sat down with us to talk about his expectations for 2017. Yankees on Demand features exclusive content with your favorite players and franchise.
Detroit Tigers slugger Victor Martinez will proudly represent Venezuela at the World Baseball Classic next month, but he isn't exactly thrilled about the timing of the tournament. “They are going to have to find a different time to do this,” Martinez told Chris McCosky of the Detroit News. “It’s not fair for the Latin countries […]
There’s no doubt in Marcus Stroman‘s mind when it comes to deciding which team has the top starting pitching in the majors. “I think we have the best rotation in baseball. Hands down,” the Toronto Blue Jays right-hander told reporters Monday. “I’ll argue that day in and day out.” The Blue Jays return almost the […]
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