Following Eric Hosmer’s deal with the San Diego Padres, which has been confirmed by multiple sources, the Royals’ rebuild is about to get another major boost.
For a moment Saturday morning, it felt as though Chase Headley never left. Sure, the veteran third baseman was reporting to a new team after an offseason trade. But there was Padres third-base coach Glenn Hoffman greeting Headley with a wide smile and a hug.
Archie Bradley recently dressed up as Santa Claus for an appearance at an Arizona State University basketball game, so we asked the D-backs right-hander if he indeed were Kris Kringle, what gifts would he bestow upon his teammates?
While the Royals did not make any trades or free-agent signings, they were active in Thursday’s Rule 5 Draft, acquiring the Reds’ No. 5 pick, right-hander Brad Keller, and the Mets’ No. 6 pick, right-hander Burch Smith, both for cash ($100,000 each). The Royals passed with their selection at No. 13.
Did Miami uncover another Rule 5 Draft gem on Thursday? The organization certainly hopes so, with the selections of two right-handed pitchers — Elieser Hernandez and Brett Graves — in the Major League phase of the Draft.
The Orioles were active in the 2017 Rule 5 Draft, taking three of the 18 Major League picks on Thursday morning.
In perhaps the coup of the offseason, the Angels have emerged as the winner of the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes.
Shohei Ohtani will play his home games in Southern California next season. Much to the chagrin of the San Diego Padres, he will not be doing so at Petco Park. Ohtani, the two-way Japanese phenom who will begin his Major League career in 2018, announced through his agent on Friday morning that he will sign […]
The 2017 World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers ends with Game 7 at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night. The Dodgers rallied for a thrilling 3-1 victory in Game 6, forcing a winner-take-all finale. The Dodgers are -155 money line favorites, meaning you would have to wager $155
SportsLineâ€™s predictive data engineer Mike McClure and his wOBA model crushed the books last season
Kenny White has won 8 of his last 11 MLB Over-Under picks and has a strong play for Game 2
The Braves declined their team option on right-hander R.A. Dickey’s contract for the 2018 season, the club announced Monday afternoon. Atlanta also announced it exercised the ’18 team option on the contract of catcher Tyler Flowers.