First baseman Luke Voit and catcher Carson Kelly, both of whom are spending the offseason in St. Louis, joined members of the Cardinals organization to help with the sixth annual holiday event. For seven hours, volunteers collected donations that will be distributed to various charities throughout the month.
The Yankees stroll one celebrated arm after another out of their bullpen in the late innings these days, from the hardest-throwing reliever in history to a four-time All-Star to a veteran that once earned the nickname “Houdini” for his work in the biggest of spots.
Eli Schwartz is 11 years old living in an orphanage in Brooklyn. His life is made complicated by an evil headmaster named Reiger and a bully, Marty, so he takes his mind off his troubles by dreaming of playing for the Dodgers. Who, at this moment in 1955, are playing the Yankees in the World […]
Major League Baseball is paying attention to the Milwaukee Brewers after their hot first half of the season
MILWAUKEE (AP) Eric Thames looked up at the television near his locker in the Milwaukee Brewers clubhouse in time to hear baseball analysts heaping praise on one of the majors’ most surprising teams.
Tyler Saladino was talking to some White Sox coaches and players on Sunday, finalizing their plan for how to defend against the Indians with Derek Holland on the mound, when Joe McEwing offered some positive reinforcement.
The Nationals have decided on a closer, according to manager Dusty Baker, but they are not ready to reveal who it is just yet.
Dodgers interpreter Will Ireton deadlifts 405 pounds because he is awesome. (Instagram/@awood45) Weird things happen during spring training. Last year, the Chicago Cubs had actual cubs come to see them. In early March, Trevor Oaks gave a piano recital in the middle of the Los Angeles Dodgers spring training clubhouse. But as fun as those […]
It’s time for St. Louis Cardinals fans to think a new name to call Matt Adams when they get upset with him. Adams — the 28-year-old first baseman — has been mocked as “Fat Adams” during his last two underwhelming seasons. But it looks like that won’t fly anymore, as Adams has undergone an offseason […]
Prior to Game 3 of the National League Championship Series, some were calling for Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell to be benched. Up until that point, Russell had gone hitless in the series, and many wondered whether manager Joe Maddon would be better off leaving him off the lineup card for Game 4. That would […]
Rangers manager Jeff Banister is not yet ready to reveal his starting rotation for the American League Division Series.
Ken Griffey Jr. delivering his Hall of Fame induction speech. (Getty Images/Jim McIsaac) During his playing days, Seattle Mariners outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. was the epitome of “cool.” Between the backward hat, the swing, the smile and the shoes, Griffey had a style. “The Kid” reminded us of that style during Sunday’s Hall of Fame […]