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Craig Calcaterra

  1. Terry Francona hurt himself running the bases

    Feb 23, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

    Terry Francona

    On the bright side, however: he’s in the BSOHRML. Read the article to learn what that means.

  2. Jason Heyward says the Braves limited his power by batting leadoff

    Feb 23, 2015, 12:30 PM EST

    Jason Heyward

    He won’t be batting leadoff in St. Louis. He sounds happy about that.

  3. The managers are giving good quotes today

    Feb 23, 2015, 11:33 AM EST

    Lloyd McClendon

    The first day of full workouts is about as low stress as it gets for managers all season. I suppose that explains the plainspokenness.

  4. Rays owner: “at some point, we have to start looking at 2028″

    Feb 23, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

    tropicana field getty

    Only 13 more seasons left in the Trop, Rays fans!

  5. The Pirates are learning some lessons from the Golden State Warriors

    Feb 23, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

    mccutchen getty

    Baseball-Reference.com doesn’t list player minutes because that would be silly. But the Pirates are thinking, in their own way, about such things.

  6. Miguel Cabrera reports no soreness after a hitting session

    Feb 23, 2015, 9:30 AM EST

    Miguel Cabrera AP

    He’s not in camp yet, but he’s been hitting at home and tells his manager that he’s pain-free.

  7. Darren Daulton says he’s cancer free

    Feb 23, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

    Darren Daulton Getty

    Great news from a Phillies great.

  8. Jeff Samardzija: not a big fan of analytics

    Feb 23, 2015, 8:30 AM EST

    Jeff Samardzija

    But the good news is that he doesn’t really have to be.

  9. Ron Washington wants back in baseball

    Feb 23, 2015, 7:08 AM EST

    Texas Rangers v Cleveland Indians

    As history has shown, however, it’s often difficult for managers who quit to get back into baseball.

  10. Umpire Tim McClelland is retiring

    Feb 20, 2015, 1:57 PM EST

    Tim McClelland

    He was the second-longest tenured ump in the bigs.

  11. The new pace of play rules aren’t disruptive, make a lot of sense and may actually work

    Feb 20, 2015, 11:30 AM EST

    Stepping out

    The new rules make sense and shouldn’t cause too much disruption. And they may actually, you know, speed up the game.

  12. Major League Baseball, the MLBPA officially announce new pace-of-play rules

    Feb 20, 2015, 10:31 AM EST

    Adjusting gloves

    Batters must keep a foot in the box, pitchers must be ready to go when the commercials are over and everything that happens between innings is gonna be timed.

  13. Suzyn Waldman on A-Rod: “I find him impossible to dislike”

    Feb 20, 2015, 9:59 AM EST

    alex rodriguez head

    I know you’re sick of A-Rod stories, but I’m sorry, when someone refrains from calling him the antichrist, that’s news.

  14. Jayson Werth on jail: “It’s not something that was fun. It’s not a destination you would choose.”

    Feb 20, 2015, 8:48 AM EST

    Jayson Werth

    He served his time and is trying to be a better citizen. But he still doesn’t think he endangered anyone by driving 105 m.p.h. on an urban freeway.

  15. I may need a disguise when I visit Giants camp this spring training

    Feb 20, 2015, 7:18 AM EST

    Bruce Bochy

    If anyone needs me, I’ll be spending the second week of March getting my rear end kicked by this man, probably.

  16. Mike Scioscia says he’s leaning toward batting Mike Trout second

    Feb 19, 2015, 5:20 PM EST

    Mike Trout

    A pretty SABR-savvy move for a manager not often lauded as SABR-savvy.

  17. Danny Espinosa’s mustache is in The Best Shape — no, not really. It’s hideous.

    Feb 19, 2015, 3:46 PM EST

    Espinosa_Danny

    Not all mustaches are great. To the extent you believe that, you’ve been lied to by Big Mustache.

  18. Mark Trumbo wins his arbitration hearing

    Feb 19, 2015, 3:02 PM EST

    mark trumbo getty

    The Dbacks’ 1B-OF will make $6.9 million in 2015.

  19. Photo of the Day: Jesus Montero DARES you to throw an ice cream sandwich at him now

    Feb 19, 2015, 1:45 PM EST

    Jesus Montero Getty

    Claims of Montero being in The Best Shape of His Life were somewhat understated.

  20. Yasiel Puig has reported to spring training early

    Feb 19, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

    Paul Sancya -- Associated Press

    God, he always wants the spotlight on him, doesn’t he?

  21. Trevor Bauer built a drone. Been nice knowin’ y’all.

    Feb 19, 2015, 12:30 PM EST

    Trevor Bauer

    It’s only armed with cameras. For now.

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