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, […]
Houston ace Dallas Keuchel helped pitch the Astros to a World Series championship, but it appears he did it while playing injured. The southpaw, who pitched to a 3.58 ERA in five postseason starts, was dealing with an undisclosed injury to his left foot, according to an ESPN report. The news contradicts
After Anthony Rizzo blooped an RBI single to give the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the eighth inning – which proved to be the difference maker in Game 3 of their National League Division Series – the animated first baseman appeared to yell "respect me" towards the Washington Nationals' dugout. Rizzo […]
Alex Cobb has likely pitched his final game in a Rays uniform.
Andrew Miller went from being a disappointing starting pitcher to one of the most dominant relievers in the game. But even he has human moments. In a relief appearance for the Cleveland Indians last week against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Miller allowed four earned runs in two-thirds of an inning – the first time he's […]
Shortly after it was revealed that Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer would forego his opportunity to pitch in the World Baseball Classic due to a stress fracture in his finger, he released a statement saying this isn’t a new injury. Related: Scherzer won’t pitch in WBC due to stress fracture in finger Scherzer said the […]
Throughout his career with the Angels, right-hander Jered Weaver has been able to do two things — log innings, and do so effectively.
When a position player pitches, it’s one of the cooler things you can see in a baseball game. They’re not usually expected to do well but, when they do, it’s a delightful surprise. And when a position player can retire a batter like reigning National League MVP Bryce Harper, that might be cause for a […]
Zack Greinke’s poor opening day start came as a shock to many. After not giving up six runs in a single game all last season, the 32-year-old Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher gave up six runs in a single inning Monday. Greinke, who threw at least six innings in every start last year, was pulled after just […]