Mickey Callaway will become the Mets’ new manager, according to multiple reports on Sunday. The deal is expected to be finalized on Sunday and announced on Monday, according to MLB Network Insider Joel Sherman, who first reported the decision.
All season long, Ender Inciarte impressed with defensive prowess in the Braves outfield, making a number of highlight reel grabs and excelling in Statcast™ fielding metrics. His performance earned him a spot among the nominees for this year’s Esurance MLB Award for Best Defensive Player.
For John Smoltz, winning Game 7 of the 1991 NLCS for the Braves was obviously memorable. But so was the taxi ride to the stadium.
Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy underwent surgery Friday to repair the articular cartilage in his right knee. The club announced the debridement and microfracture surgery was performed successfully by Dr. Timothy Kremchek, an orthopedic surgeon in Ohio.
Beat reporter Mark Bowman answers fan questions about offseason signings, coaching changes and more.
Jonathan Mayo checks in on the Phillies’ Arizona Fall League participants, led by talented outfielder Cornelius Randolph.
Quietly, the Phillies are making progress in their managerial search.
Dusty Baker will not return as the Nationals’ manager in 2018, the club announced Friday afternoon, a stunning development after Baker’s two successful seasons at the helm.
Injury-plagued Mets third baseman David Wright underwent a laminotomy procedure on his lower back on Oct. 5, one month to the day after having rotator cuff surgery on his right shoulder.
After hitting a career-high 16 homers during the regular season, David Thompson hit his first homer of the Arizona Fall League in Scottsdale’s 13-7 win over Peoria on Wednesday.
Starting pitching may be the Marlins’ biggest offseason need, but when the Hot Stove season begins after the World Series ends, the organization likely will also be in the market for a shortstop.