Atlanta Braves President of Baseball Operations John Hart, center, talks with reporters in the dugout before a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) It’s a tough time to be an Atlanta Braves fan. The team is under investigation by Major League Baseball for extensive international […]
There is no quit in David Wright. The Mets’ captain and third baseman has gone through right shoulder surgery, neck surgery and surgery to correct spinal stenosis in his back five weeks ago.
Agent Scott Boras has the hype machine rolling. (AP) It’s that time of year again. Baseball free agency. We know this not because of the change in weather outside, or the date on our calendar. We know this because super-agent Scott Boras, the negotiator of some of baseball’s biggest and craziest contracts ever, is firing […]
With the best regular-season record and a thrilling postseason run, the Dodgers proved to have a Fall Classic roster in 2017 and intend to preserve it for another shot at a ring in ’18.
(Getty Images) Give the New York Yankees an inch — or in this case 140 extra characters — and they’ll take the whole Internet. With 280 characters to work with now, Twitter users have been mostly using the extra space to show why less is more, especially when it comes to sharing opinions and information […]
Broadcasting legend Vin Scully isn't a fan of player protests during the national anthem. The former voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers revealed during a speaking engagement Saturday that the protests have turned him off the NFL. “I have only one personal thought, really. And I am so disappointed. I used to love during the […]
Michael Brantley and Josh Tomlin broke into the big leagues with the Indians and developed into key members of the team’s core. Now Major League veterans, they will continue to try to win a World Series with Cleveland for at least one more season.
So far, this home-and-home series has been all about that comfy familiar advantage — a road team has not won.
Dusty Baker won’t return as Nats manager in 2018. (AP) Another postseason disappointment in Washington D.C. means that the Nationals are looking for yet another manager. The Nats announced Friday that Dusty Baker, who led them to back-to-back NL East titles but also back-to-back first-round playoff exits, won’t return as their manager in 2018. Baker’s […]
Andrew Knizner has answered every challenge the Cardinals have placed in front of him thus far and hopes to do the so again while playing with the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League.
The legacies of playoff sadness for the Washington Nationals and Washington D.C. as a whole are now in the hands of Gio Gonzalez. Or should we say they’re in the hands of Gio Gonzalez again. The Nats announced that Gonzalez will start their decisive Game 5 against the Chicago Cubs, happening Thursday night in D.C. […]
The Washington Nationals were never meant to play in the National League Championship Series. That’s not an official rule, but it certainly seems true based on the team’s recent history. That Nationals suffered yet another excruciating playoff meltdown against the Chicago Cubs in Game 5 of the NLDS on Thursday. And if you’re a seasoned […]