It might be time for a change of scenery for a couple struggling players. The New York Mets and Texas Rangers have engaged in talks about swapping right-handed starter Matt Harvey and infielder Jurickson Profar, according to FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman. A source told Mike Puma of the New York Post that the Mets would […]
Free-agent first baseman Carlos Santana continues to generate significant interest on the open market, with his former team the Cleveland Indians and the Boston Red Sox among a group of six teams in pursuit of the veteran, according to Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com. The Indians reportedly made an offer to Santana but his representatives informed […]
Just a few days ago, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that adding at least one starting pitcher was his top priority in advance of the Winter Meetings, which run from Sunday evening to Thursday. That sure changed in a hurry.
There might not be a Dark Knight sequel in the Big Apple. The New York Mets have held trade discussions with at least two teams about right-hander Matt Harvey, multiple sources confirmed to Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. “They are willing to move him,” one source said. “They said they wanted to […]
The Yankees still have room for a good-sized signing even after Saturday’s trade with Miami
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The two younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers rookie guard Lonzo Ball have signed with an agent with the intentions of playing basketball overseas, their father, LaVar Ball told ESPN. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite team and players. Want to know what’s up with […]
Hisashi Iwakuma doesn’t figure to be back competing for a role on the Mariners’ Major League roster until sometime around the end of May, general manager Jerry Dipoto said on his Wheelhouse Podcast on Wednesday, but the 36-year-old right-hander remains a key member of the organization going forward.
After Japanese superstar Shohei Ohtani met with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday, it concluded his seventh and final meeting with MLB teams, though it’s unclear when he’ll make a decision on where to sign, reports Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. The San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers were the first two teams to […]
If Shohei Ohtani signs with an American League team and is asked to both pitch and bat in the same game, how does that work with the designated hitter? Beat reporter Greg Johns tackles this and other questions on the minds of Mariners fans in his Inbox.
Two years ago, the Pirates employed the Majors’ most effective bullpen. The group, led by Mark Melancon, Tony Watson and Jared Hughes, quietly posted a 2.67 ERA, the best in the big leagues in 2015.
The Nationals remain optimistic about second baseman Daniel Murphy’s status for Opening Day after he underwent debridement and microfracture knee surgery on his right knee on Oct. 20, even though it is still a bit early on to tell.