Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred’s pace-of-play initiatives have received an unlikely supporter: David Ortiz. Having spent the last year watching baseball rather than playing it, Ortiz has determined the game isn't nearly as exciting when you're a spectator. “The game is turning a little boring. Now that I’m on this side watching the game, […]
Outfielder Denard Span had mixed emotions after the Giants traded him and three other players to the Rays for third baseman Evan Longoria in December. Tampa is Span’s home.
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Just three Tigers starters remain from the franchise' last playoff game in 2014. Video by Ryan Ford/DFP We're about a month away from a new era of Detroit Tigers baseball. That's right, pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Lakeland, Fla. on Feb. 13, and the team's first
MLB trade news: Pirates send Andrew McCutchen to Giants, report says Andrew McCutchen is packing his bags and jetting West after the Pirates traded him to the Giants on Monday, The Athletic reported. *************************************************************************** ••••INFORMATION • Source: https://goo.gl/eQsL98 ————————————————————————— Videos can use content-based copyright law contains reasonable use Fair Use (https://www.youtube.com/yt/copyright/) Very excited to partner […]
Brad Ziegler signed a two-year, $16 million contract with the Marlins last offseason, and the veteran right-hander has every intention to stick with the club until he is told otherwise.
Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are two of the greatest — and most controversial — stars MLB has ever seen. As the Cooperstown debate rages, which side voters land on tells us much more than just their stance on steroids.
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Andrew McCutchen issued a heartfelt goodbye to Pirates fans and the city of Pittsburgh — a place he called “My Home” in a classy tweet — hours after it was revealed that he had been traded to the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
After meeting in Los Angeles last month with then-free agent Shohei Ohtani, instead of turning on a movie or taking a nap on the three-hour flight back to Seattle, Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto decided to do a bit of work. Before the plane touched down, he had acquired Dee Gordon from the Miami Marlins. […]
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich says that forward LaMarcus Aldridge requested a trade this summer. Popovich was asked what has led to Aldridge playing better this season, he replied. “When he said, ‘I want to be traded.’” Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite […]
Jason Wood – the baseball agent who was fired on Wednesday after reportedly being caught using a hidden camera to film some of his clients while they were showering in his home – has denied the allegations against him. “The allegations that have surfaced today are absurd and untrue,” Wood wrote in a text-message statement […]