News  /  Sports  /  More  /  MLB  / 

Most Recent

New Padre Eric Hosmer to miss opening spring games

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:22pm

San Diego Padres manager Andy Green says newly acquired first baseman Eric Hosmer won't play in at least the first two spring games.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to join Yankees' camp Monday

Mark Didtler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:45pm

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is set to join the New York Yankees' spring training camp on Monday.

Twins finalize deal with reclamation righty Anibal Sanchez

Dave Campbell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:50am

The Minnesota Twins have finalized their low-risk contract with right-hander Anibal Sanchez, securing another experienced candidate for their rotation.

Tillman can earn $10M in new Orioles' deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:39am

Pitcher Chris Tillman and the Baltimore Orioles finalized a $3 million, one-year contract that allows him to earn an additional $7 million in performance bonuses.

Outfielder Maybin signs $3.25 million contract with Marlins

Steven Wine, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:24am

Veteran outfielder Cameron Maybin had to correct himself Wednesday as he talked about rejoining the team that first made him an everyday player.

Indians, reliever Carlos Torres have agreement on minor deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 6:15pm

The Cleveland Indians have agreed to a minor league contract with free agent reliever Carlos Torres, who could fill a bullpen opening.

Yankees trade OF Jabari Blash to Angels for player or cash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 6:13pm

The New York Yankees have traded outfielder Jabari Blash to the Los Angeles Angels for either a player to be named or cash.

OF Colby Rasmus returns to baseball, signs with Orioles

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 2:16pm

Outfielder Colby Rasmus has decided to return to baseball after walking away last summer, and has signed a minor league contract with the Baltimore Orioles.

Pirates sign free agent OF Michael Saunders to minor deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 12:50pm

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free agent outfielder Michael Saunders to a minor league contract and invited him to major league spring training.

Reds get minor leaguer from Texas for international money

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 12:43pm

The Texas Rangers have traded minor league right-hander Miguel Medrano to the Cincinnati Reds for money to sign international free agents.

Nats announce 1-year deal with Benoit, put Ross on 60-day DL

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 12:10pm

The Washington Nationals say they have agreed to a one-year deal with 40-year-old reliever Joaquin Benoit.

Houston prospect Whitley suspended for 50 games

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 11:50am

Houston Astros minor league pitcher Forrest Whitley has been suspended for 50 games without pay for a violation of baseball's minor league drug prevention and treatment program.

Giants Johnny Cueto takes his fitness to Camelback Mountain

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 1:42am

"Va-mannnn-os!" echoes down from high above the humongous boulders in an area aptly named Echo Canyon.

3-team trade sends Drury to Yankees, Souza to Diamondbacks

Bob Baum, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:18pm

The Arizona Diamondbacks sent infielder Brandon Drury to the New York Yankees and received outfielder Steven Souza Jr. from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-team trade Tuesday that included five players plus two to be named later.

New MLB rules: Pitching change a must for 7th mound visit

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 5:25pm

Managers or coaches must make a pitching change if they head to the mound for the seventh time in a game under baseball's new pace of play rules.

Decision on Ohtani's first game still being mapped out

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:56pm

Angels manager Mike Scioscia says the spring training game plan for Shohei Ohtani is still being mapped out.

MLB players honor Florida shooting victims, wear school hats

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:34pm

Major League Baseball players will honor victims of last week's shooting in Florida by wearing Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hats at spring training games this week.

Welcome, JD: Red Sox not worried about making room in lineup

Dave Campbell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 2:38pm

The Boston Red Sox didn't commit $110 million for J.D. Martinez to be a part-timer.

Hosmer joins Padres, wears number of late teammate Ventura

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 2:32pm

For a few years now, the lowly San Diego Padres have preached about "the process" of their deep rebuild via the draft and signing international players after their win-now attempt with pricey veterans failed so spectacularly in 2015.