Francisco Rodriguez, the veteran closer who stumbled to a miserable 7.82 ERA last year in what he dubbed a "disaster" of a season, isn't ready to pack it in yet, saying Tuesday he's eager to help a big-league club. “I still have plenty left,” Rodriguez told Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. “I am hoping to […]
A pair of New York Yankees prospects continue to draw interest as general manager Brian Cashman speaks to teams regarding potential trades. The Yankees are looking to add another starter, and it could be one of either outfielder Clint Frazier or infielder Miguel Andujar who are on the move, as Cashman acknowledges those are two […]
The calendar flips to 2018 on Monday, and the Padres are optimistic the strides they made this year will carry into the new one. Following a season that saw the Friars hand regular playing time to a host of youngsters, here are the five most important moments — in chronological order — from the year […]
The Yankees had reached the midpoint of their Grapefruit League schedule and there were legitimate conversations taking place behind closed doors to identify the Opening Day right fielder. Having Aaron Judge begin 2017 in the Minors, with Aaron Hicks playing every day, was very much a possibility.
The annual winter meetings started with great anticipation. In the days leading up to the event, Shohei Ohtani chose the Angels, and the Marlins found a trading partner for Giancarlo Stanton, the Yankees. With those two blockbuster transactions out of the way, it made sense that the proverbial floodgates
The Phillies will open the 2018 season on March 29 against the Braves at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.
Though not technically a “make-or-break” series, there’s plenty at stake as two American League Wild Card hopefuls square off in St. Petersburg.
The hits just keep on coming for Tim Beckham (aka “Swaggy T”) the Oriole.
Prior to the Indians’ 4-0 win in the series opener against the Royals on Friday night at Progressive Field, shortstop Francisco Lindor walked around the clubhouse and looked at the nicknames on the backs of each of his teammates’ jerseys. They will be sporting colorful, non-traditional jerseys all weekend as a part of Major League […]
ESPN.com The San Diego Padres rank 24th in the major leagues with a bullpen ERA of 4.49. Don't tell that to general manager A.J. Preller, who says there is plenty of trade interest in his relievers. Preller tells AJ Cassavell of MLB.com that “almost all the guys on the back end” have caught the eye
Rick Hahn’s rebuilding work with the White Sox deserves the highest grades to date. But after acquiring outfielder Eloy Jimenez, the No. 8 prospect overall per MLBPipeline.com, and right-handed pitcher Dylan Cease (No. 63) as part of a five-player deal sending Jose Quintana to the Cubs, there’s still more miles to travel for the White […]
For the first time in 14 seasons, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game went back to its roots. With home-field advantage off the table, it was simply an exhibition: An opportunity for fans to see players having fun and enjoying themselves while celebrating a game both parties love dearly. [Fantasy Football is open! Sign up now] Because […]