The Rangers signed veteran left-handed reliever Neal Cotts to a Minor League deal on Monday. He will report to Triple-A Round Rock on Tuesday.
The Rangers are an example of how the best teams, many times, are the deepest teams.
Joaquin Benoit pitched at Comerica Park for the first time on Monday since he used to don the Old English D back in 2013. This time, sporting a Mariners jersey, Benoit threw two scoreless innings in relief in an 8-7 loss to the Tigers in 12 innings.
Yasmany Tomas and Peter O’Brien went deep, while Patrick Corbin allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings to help the D-backs edge the Blue Jays, 4-2, at Rogers Centre on Tuesday night.
Blue Jays No. 2 prospect Conner Greene was among the top prospect performers in the Minors on Tuesday.
This one was not easy. In that way, it represented everything this crazy season has thrown at the Houston Astros. “We’re a resilient group,” manager A.J. Hinch would say later. They are that and possibly more.
Carlos Correa hit a home run but saved his best for last, hitting a two-run, walk-off single as the Astros came back to top the Angels, who got a big pitching performance from Hector Santiago, who allowed one run in 6 1/3 innings.
The Angels sent Kyle Kubitza to the Rangers for cash considerations on Tuesday, eight days after designating their third-base prospect for assignment in order to clear space on the 40-man roster.
You don’t need us to tell the Chicago Cubs are good. That’s fairly obvious. Just look at the NL Central standings. They’ve got an 11.5 game lead over the second-place St. Louis Cardinals — and that’s after the Cardinals won the first of their three-game set at Wrigley on Monday night. [Join a Yahoo Daily […]
It’s not unusual for umpires to get hurt while calling Major League Baseball games, but the vast majority of those bumps and bruises come to the man working behind the plate in a given game. Veteran umpire John Hirschbeck narrowly avoided what could have been a serious injury Tuesday night while working at first […]
There has been a lot of talk about pitchers participating in the home run derby this season during the All-Star festivities or maybe a pitcher’s only derby. It seems like a fun twist on a tradition that seems to need updating every few years. But putting pitchers in the home run derby evens seems a […]
Your browser does not support iframes. Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start withthe pitcher with the most wins in the majors. Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale […]