The Cardinals announced their 25-man roster on Sunday morning, hours before they were to open the Major League Baseball season with a 12:05 p.m. CT game in Pittsburgh.
The Cleveland Indians Home Opener has been postponed and rescheduled for Tuesday, April 5 at 1:10 p.m. ET.
The Rays released James Loney on Sunday, prior to Major League Baseball’s deadline for clubs to set their 25-man rosters.
Astros manager A.J. Hinch ended weeks of speculation Monday morning by announcing veteran right-hander Luke Gregerson would open the season as the team’s “primary closer,” meaning newcomer Ken Giles will pitch in different roles to begin the season.
No matter where he works, A.J. Hinch always seems to have a closer issue to deal with — whether it was in his first tour in the dugout managing the D-backs or his current situation as skipper of the Astros.
They had to wait a day due to inclement weather, but for the Astros to open this season of hope and optimism at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday at 1:05 p.m. ET is absolutely perfect.
There might just be one heck of a party on the North Side of Chicago this October. Many expected the Chicago Cubs to be the class of Major League Baseball this year, and the experts agree. If they are right, the Cubs will be celebrating their first World Series title in 108 years. [Sign up […]
If you didn’t already know his name, you may know it now. George Wendt, made famous for his role as Norm Peterson from the long-running TV show “Cheers,” came up a few feet short Sunday when the actor threw out the first pitch of the Opening Day contest between the Toronto Blue Jays and Tampa […]
This is why you play the game. #OpeningDay pic.twitter.com/eHa8GSS0sq — MLB GIFS (@MLBGIFs) April 4, 2016 For the first time in MLB history, the previous season’s World Series opponents met on Opening Day, and before the Kansas City Royals took to the field to do battle with the New York Mets at Kauffman Stadium, they […]
The Pittsburgh Pirates look to have things in place to keep one of the top outfields in baseball in the Steel City for the long haul, agreeing to a five-year contract extension with Gregory Polanco, a source told Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. The deal, which includes two club options and kicks in for the […]
If you’re going to have a name like the Royals, you better be ready to wear some gold, especially when you’re the kings of baseball. The Kansas City Royals celebrated their second championship in franchise history Sunday with a riveting banner raising and did so with some new, regal uniforms. New gold lettering for the […]
An autographed scooter donated by San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence to the Make-A-Wish Foundation was stolen Saturday night. The scooter, which was stolen before in May 2014, was taken along with laptops and other items from the organization's San Francisco office, according to Patricia Wilson, the foundation's executive director. Pence's black moped, which he […]