Chase Anderson’s best Major League season produced a payday on Thursday, when the Brewers announced they’d agreed to a contract extension that could carry the right-hander all the way through his first year of free agency.
Brian Anderson and Trevor Richards were named Miami’s top hitting and pitching prospects of the year by MLBPipeline.com for their accomplishments this season.
Tim Anderson and Bria Anderson are focused on giving back to the youth of Chicago. That point was one of many made clear by the White Sox shortstop and his wife as part of a Wednesday panel entitled “Empowering Teenagers,” during the second annual Chicago Sports Summit at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
The Yankees will have one final tuneup before the American League Wild Card Game when they close out the regular season with a Sunday afternoon contest against the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. Jordan Montgomery will get the call for the Yanks, while the Blue Jays counter with Brett Anderson.
Rockies manager Bud Black announced before Friday’s series opener against the Dodgers that left-hander Tyler Anderson will start Sunday’s regular-season finale at Coors Field.
It’s desperation time for the Brewers and Cardinals, who can scarcely afford any losses as they meet for the final series of the regular season at Busch Stadium.
White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson has endured one of the toughest seasons of his life on a personal level, a situation the 24-year-old wouldn’t want to go through again, after the tragic loss of his friend Branden Moss back in early May.
The Rockies and Marlins continue their three-game series Tuesday at Coors Field with both teams treating the matchup like a playoff series. The Rockies are 1 1/2 games up on the Brewers and 2 1/2 over the Cardinals for the second and final Wild Card spot in the playoffs.
With a magic number of three, the Red Sox have an opportunity to lock up the American League East as early as Tuesday against the Blue Jays, who open a three-game set in Boston on Monday night. Drew Pomeranz will take the mound for the Red Sox against Toronto’s Brett Anderson.
It’s been a smooth transition for Jose Quintana to go from the White Sox to the Cubs. All he had to do was keep pitching well, and the left-hander could be key in helping the Cubs get to the postseason for the third straight year.
The Royals will look to keep their faint postseason hopes alive with right-hander Jakob Junis taking on the Blue Jays and lefty Brett Anderson.