Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel pitched through a foot injury during the second half of the regular season and throughout the club’s World Series run, multiple sources told Jerry Crasnick of ESPN. There's speculation the Astros ace was hampered by plantar fasciitis in his left foot, but on Wednesday, general manager Jeff Luhnow refuted that, […]
The Atlanta Braves now-deposed general manager, John Coppolella, apparently wasn't forthcoming in MLB's investigation into the team's international signings. The Braves wound up losing 12 prospects acquired through international signings to free agency, and Coppolella was placed on the permanently ineligible list for his role in the signings. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred provided some additional […]
For 56 years the most difficult challenge the Houston Astros faced was winning the World Series. Now that they’ve done it, the next biggest challenge will apparently be keeping the Commissioner’s Trophy in one piece. According to the Houston Chronicle, the championship trophy took a hard fall at the men’s gala charity event on Wednesday […]
Keith Hernandez was brought in to replace Pete Rose on the Fox Sports pre and postgame shows. (AP) The usually jovial atmosphere on the MLB on Fox pregame show took an uncomfortable turn before Game 7 of the World Series when analyst Keith Hernandez blurted out a homophobic joke. The Fox Sports panel, which includes […]
In delivering the first World Series championship to an Astros franchise that dates back to 1962, A.J. Hinch proved to be the perfect manager for this roster and front office.
October's big stage can have a big influence on a free-agent-to-be's asking price in the offseason. Think of it as a hero's tax, or a struggler's penalty. So which players saw their stock rise or fall during the 2017 playoffs? Let's take a look. Jake Arrieta Up Arrieta showed he
Worst. Night. Ever. It’s bad enough to lose a Game 7, but returning home to find out you’ve been robbed? Well, that’s a gut punch that Yasiel Puig probably didn’t need on Wednesday night. [Yahoo Store: Get your Houston Astros World Series championship gear right here!] According to both TMZ and CBS Los Angeles, the Los Angeles […]
The World Series is over and the immediate transition into the Hot Stove season is underway for the Reds. Following a 94-loss 2017 season — their third in a row of more than 90 losses — there is plenty of work to do for general manager Dick Williams and the front office.
If you’re a Giants fan, you probably know at least something about Ryan Vogelsong’s long baseball journey.
The D-backs recently got their amateur scouts together for a series of meetings wrapped around watching Arizona Fall League games as they look ahead to the upcoming high school and collegiate seasons.
Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel has been suspended five games for his racial gesture directed at Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish during Game 3 of the World Series, commissioner Rob Manfred announced on Saturday. Gurriel will not be forced to serve his suspension until the 2018 season, meaning he’s eligible to continue playing in the […]
Yuli Gurriel Makes Racist Asian Slant Eyes Gesture for Yu Darvish after hitting a home run off of him in game 3 of the 2017 world series in houston texas.