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Norris set for Braves debut vs. Strasburg, Nats
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Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg, who is entering the final year on his contract, will make his season debut against Bud Norris and the Braves when the two-teams wrap up a two-game series on Wednesday at Turner Field.

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Bullpen falters as Braves fall to Nats in 10th
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The final Opening Day at Turner Field provided the stage for a couple of division rivals to reunite in thrilling fashion. After overcoming their bullpen’s rough eighth inning, the Nationals tied the game in the ninth and then saw Daniel Murphy cap his memorable debut with a 10th-inning go-ahead double that proved decisive in Monday […]

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Gardner won't be in lineup against lefty Keuchel
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The last time that the Yankees had to face Dallas Keuchel, Jacoby Ellsbury was benched for the American League Wild Card Game. On Tuesday, it will be Brett Gardner’s turn to sit out.

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Yanks-Astros Opening Day postponed by rain
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The Yankees and Astros will have to wait one more day for a rematch.

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Rollins returns home for Opening Day
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Jimmy Rollins’ first Opening Day start with the White Sox marks the shortstop’s 16th overall. But starting in Oakland, Rollins’ hometown, has a little extra meaning for the veteran.

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White Sox sign former O's righty Gonzalez
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The White Sox signed veteran pitcher Miguel Gonzalez to a Minor League deal Sunday. Gonzalez had three solid seasons with the Orioles, followed by a rough 2015 campaign and an even tougher Spring Training this year before he was released by Baltimore.

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Comfortable at plate, Park notches 1st hit
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After striking out looking on five pitches in his first career Major League at-bat, Twins designated hitter Byung Ho Park vowed to be more aggressive his next time up.

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Opening Day goes off script for Twins
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In an ideal world, Ervin Santana would’ve pitched seven strong innings to lead the Twins to their first Opening Day win since 2008. Instead, Minnesota’s first game of the year was marred by a lengthy rain delay of nearly two hours to open the game, only to see another delay of an hour and 10 […]

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J-Up excited to bat in front of Miggy
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After years as a superstar on other teams, Justin Upton is just another guy in a Tigers clubhouse full of stars. It was easy, he said, to settle in and feel comfortable.

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Gibson to throw out Tigers' first pitch Friday
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Tigers legend and Michigan native Kirk Gibson, whose battle with Parkinson’s disease has become a cause for fans since his diagnosis nearly a year ago, will throw out Friday’s ceremonial first pitch, the team announced.

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Despite changes, 'pen still mighty in KC
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As good as the Royals’ bullpen has been the last two seasons, manager Ned Yost has a word of warning for the rest of baseball. “The bullpen might even be better for us than last year,” he said.

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Bryce Harper continues his favorite opening-day tradition
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It’s not opening day until Bryce Harper announces his arrival.¬†Consider his arrival announced… with a bang.¬† The Washington Nationals superstar continued his own personal tradition, launching the fourth opening-day home run of his relatively short (but already decorated) career on Monday afternoon in Atlanta.¬† [Sign up for Fantasy Baseball | Play for $40K | Expert […]

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