Los Angeles re-acquired outfielder Matt Kemp in a five-player trade that was more about financial relief for the Dodgers than a cornerstone player. The slow pace of the winter meetings left plenty a fan hankering for more trade and signing action. After all, most teams are flush with cash, and even in
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Dalton Pompey used his birthday to give Toronto’s less fortunate a present. (AP) If you’re a pro baseball player, turning 24 could very well mean every single birthday cliché: a dark nightclub, bottle service, designer this and that. If you’re Dalton Pompey, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder, turning 24 was more about gift cards than nightclubs […]
The Rockies signed Ian Desmond to a huge deal Wednesday. (Getty Images/Scott Halleran) Imagine being a Colorado Rockies fan Wednesday morning. As you sit at work hoping your team does something this offseason, your phone buzzes. It’s a Rockies alert. You slowly start to read the words. “Rockies agree,” it begins, and you start to […]
Of course, Jimmy Rollins remembers the last time Jake Arrieta pitched at Dodger Stadium. It was Aug. 30, 2015, and Arrieta was so good for the Cubs that night, Rollins recalls having an oddly defeatist thought as he strode toward home plate in the ninth inning.
Jay Bruce arrived at Citi Field in fine form on Tuesday night. Wearing No. 19, he went 0-for-4 and started in right field during the Mets’ 7-1 victory against the arch-rival Yankees that continues the next two nights at Yankee Stadium.
Seattle Mariners slugger Dae-Ho Lee came to the ballpark Tuesday bearing gifts for his teammates and coaches before a home game against Tampa Bay. Lee has an endorsement deal with a sunglasses company and he provided each of his teammates and coaches a pair of sunglasses personalized with their names and jersey numbers. [Elsewhere: White […]
New Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto has almost entirely revamped the relief crew this offseason, but the question remains: Have the Mariners solidified their bullpen with the addition of numerous “bounceback” candidates?
Your browser does not support iframes. Hall of Famer Rod Carew made his name in baseball by battling through every at-bat like it was the most important of his career. Now he’s bringing that same fight to life after baseball as he recovers from a near fatal heart attack in September and awaits a heart […]
With over 50 years in professional baseball, Dusty Baker has experienced every high, every low and every in-between moment imaginable within our beloved game. And he’s not done yet. Not after accepting the Washington Nationals managerial job just this past November. Baker is a baseball lifer, some might say. And that, in part, is why […]
Your browser does not support iframes. If you enjoyed going back in time to relive the Kansas City Royals World Series championship in 1985 and to remember the Montreal Expos, chances are you’ll enjoy this next installment of MLB Network Presents just as much. Hall of Fame broadcaster Harry Caray will be featured in the […]