Cody Bellinger's been so good in his debut season, it's been easy to forget how young he is. He did well to remind us Friday, though. During an interview with the Los Angeles Dodgers rookie, ESPN's Scott Van Pelt brought up a tweet Bellinger's teammate Brandon McCarthy posted Wednesday that referenced Jerry Seinfeld, the stand-up […]
With his next start scheduled for Wednesday, a freak accident may put Martin Perez's pitching ability in jeopardy as the Texas Rangers' left-hander suffered a small fracture and tore the nail off of his right thumb after catching it on a hotel door, according to Evan Grant of SportsDay. While the start could be called […]
The Detroit Tigers had seen enough from Francisco Rodriguez, releasing the struggling veteran reliever from the organization on Friday after the 35-year-old posted an abysmal 7.82 ERA in 28 appearances this season. Rodriguez, who began the year as the team’s closer, not only lost his job in the ninth inning, but also managed to lose […]
After being sidelined since May 21 with a shoulder injury in his pitching arm, Julio Urias will undergo left anterior capsule surgery Tuesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Friday. Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman told reporters that Urias will miss 12-to-14 months following the surgery, but that he may be able to pitch […]
In his one-and-a-half seasons with the New York Mets, Asdrubal Cabrera has never played a position other than shortstop, so the 31-year-old – out since June 12 with a thumb injury – was not at all pleased to learn that he will start at second base Friday in his first game back from the disabled […]
No. 34 will forever hang inside Fenway Park after the Boston Red Sox officially retired the number of David Ortiz in a pregame ceremony on Friday. During the monumental presentation to retire the number of a Boston sports legend, a series of precious moments took place, which Big Papi will presumably remember for the rest […]
The former Florida governor parted ways with Derek Jeter’s group to buy the MLB team in May.
#AllRise for the #👨🏽⚖️ … WHAT A HIT!! #TweetLikeDidi pic.twitter.com/J3vHbfgZxQ — New York Yankees (@Yankees) June 23, 2017 For many baseball fans, their first game is little more than a hazy recollection. That definitely won’t be the case, though, for one young New York Yankees fan who ventured out to the Bronx with his dad […]
Travis Shaw's first season in Milwaukee has been remarkable, but his baseball production is small in comparison to what he's accomplished off the field. Shaw has spent the majority of his time away from the ballpark with his wife, Lindy, and newborn daughter, Ryann, at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, reports MLB.com's Adam McCalvy. Ryann […]
One day after Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the organization was going to be "extra cautious" about pitcher Julio Urias' injured left shoulder, a reason as to why appears to have surfaced. There is a “heightened level of concern” about the severity of Urias’ shoulder injury, according to Andy McCullough of the Los […]
Major League Baseball’s trade deadline may be more than a month away, but that apparently isn’t stopping the Washington Nationals from doing a little window shopping. The Nationals are in the market for relievers to deepen their bullpen and reportedly have shown interest in Pat Neshek of the Philadelphia Phillies, reports FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal. […]
LOS ANGELES — Any West Coast baseball fan scanning the summer schedule would not have isolated the three-game series starting Friday between the visiting Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles Dodgers as must-see MLB.