Patient isn’t the first word you would use to describe Cubs exec Theo Epstein, but he is doing his best to handle this winter’s market.
As of Jan. 12, the Phillies have spent more money on free agents than any team in Major League Baseball this offseason. Carlos Santana (three years, $60M), Tommy Hunter (two-years, $18M) and Pat Neshek (two years, $16M) didn't generate huge headlines in Philadelphia, but represent effective signings
Some top free agents still sit on the market, but the hot stove remains ice cold.
The Warriors coach broke the news that Andre Iguodala would be starting in place of Kevin Durant
The 2017 World Series is loaded with talent, but devoid of championship experience. Only one player from the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros has won a World Series, and just four players have ever reached the Fall Classic. For comparison, the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians featured eight players […]
Another first-round loss meant another long winter of what-ifs for the Nationals, a team that appeared as well-rounded as it’s ever been to make it over that previously unattainable hump.
The Dodgers’ work in getting to the postseason is done. They racked up their fifth consecutive NL West title and were baseball’s best team with 104 victories. Now, they must wait to find out their opponent.
The Nationals have not made a determination about the order of their rotation for the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile, according to manager Dusty Baker, who said the team is waiting to see how Max Scherzer’s hamstring injury responds after his scheduled bullpen session Wednesday.
The Chicago Cubs and Minnesota Twins failed to clinch Tuesday night, but there were still plenty of postseason developments. The New York Yankees, Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers all improved their situations, while the Los Angeles Angels are still trying to hang in there. We remain in the same situation as Tuesday. Two teams […]
Danny Salazar struck out nine over 4 2/3 innings and Yan Gomes hit a home run as the Indians defeated the Twins, who saw their magic number to clinch the second AL Wild Card remain at 1 — pending the outcome of Wednesday’s White Sox-Angels game. The Twins avoided a shutout as Jorge Polanco slugged […]
For a lesson in dictating the pace of a baseball game, we now direct your attention to Max Scherzer. The Washington Nationals ace took everyone’s pace-of-play concerns into his own hands during Friday’s 11-10 win against the Phillies, and the result was a strikeout pitch that Philadelphia’s Odubel Herrera didn’t know was coming until it […]
Renee Sherriff has been waiting seven years for this moment. Among the 38,726 people sitting in Busch Stadium on Thursday night, there was a contingent of two that hoped and prayed that Cardinals’ rookie reliever Ryan Sherriff will finally get the opportunity to make his Major League debut.