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Craig Calcaterra

  1. Jarrod Saltalamacchia is going to sign with the Diamondbacks

    May 7, 2015, 9:45 AM EDT

    Miami Marlins v New York Mets

    It’ll be official as soon as he clears waivers.

  2. Isn’t Deflategate just a glorified pine tar incident?

    May 7, 2015, 9:20 AM EDT

    Deflated Football

    Bloggers hate him! Learn this baseball guy’s one weird trick to jack up page views and comment totals by 50%!

  3. The Angels walk off against the Mariners for the second straight night

    May 7, 2015, 8:55 AM EDT

    Johnny Giavotella

    The Mariners, many people’s preseason favorites, fall into last place

  4. Bob Uecker got trapped in his broadcast booth last night

    May 7, 2015, 8:25 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 7.32.32 AM

    With the door not working they had to bring in technicians from juuuuuuussssst a bit outside the press box window.

  5. Four teams are in on Jarrod Saltalamacchia

    May 6, 2015, 3:43 PM EDT

    Miami Marlins v New York Mets

    Diamondbacks, Royals, Indians and Mariners.

  6. Must-click link: Barry Bonds’ second act

    May 6, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT

    Photo: Barry Bonds' Instagram

    Bonds is a sponsor of a women’s cycling team. And, in cycling, is finding more acceptance and peace than he’s found in baseball in a long, long time.

  7. Happy Birthday, Willie Mays! Good luck, A-Rod!

    May 6, 2015, 11:32 AM EDT

    Willie Mays

    There’s a chance for some history on the Say-Hey Kid’s 84th birthday.

  8. Justin Verlander is a bit fed up with social media critics

    May 6, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT

    justin verlander getty

    And he is fully justified in being fed up.

  9. Chase Utley has been given a “mental break”

    May 6, 2015, 9:36 AM EDT

    Chase Utley

    In my day we called it a benching.

  10. Brook Jacoby and umpire Doug Eddings were in a “loud, obscenity-laced, nose-to-nose exchange”

    May 6, 2015, 9:01 AM EDT

    Tampa Bay Rays v Toronto Blue Jays

    A new report on the incident suggests that the umpire was just as much an aggressor as Jacoby was.

  11. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    May 6, 2015, 7:04 AM EDT

    Carlos Perez

    This is easily the most photo and video-heavy ATH of all time. Mostly because pitchers did things with bats and teams wore throwbacks last night.

  12. Alex Cobb may have a torn elbow ligament

    May 5, 2015, 1:30 PM EDT

    alex cobb getty

    It’s just “informed speculation” at the moment. But the speculator tends to be pretty well-informed.

  13. Four men in a hot tub, Johnny Damon’s naked pull-ups and Curt Leskanic’s naked monkey walk

    May 5, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT

    Red Sox

    Pedro Martinez says his Red Sox teams led the league in hugs, handshakes and bad hair. Sounds like they led the league in being buck naked too.

  14. The Brewers may deal, but they aren’t going to deal Jonathan Lucroy

    May 5, 2015, 11:32 AM EDT

    Jonathan Lucroy Getty

    The Brewers’ catcher is on a team-friendly deal and is viewed as a cornerstone of the franchise.

  15. Joc Pederson’s last five hits have been homers

    May 5, 2015, 9:41 AM EDT

    Joc Pederson

    He’s also struck out ten times over that span, so he’s becoming Dave Kingman I guess.

  16. Part of the Wrigley Field bleachers will reopen next week

    May 5, 2015, 9:24 AM EDT

    wrigley field getty

    With an interesting twist above the left field wall

  17. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    May 5, 2015, 7:18 AM EDT

    Jeff Francoeur

    An old friend returns to the site of his greatest triumphs.

  18. Nelson Cruz, Adrian Gonzalez named Players of the Month

    May 4, 2015, 5:11 PM EDT

    Nelson Cruz

    The pitchers and rookies of the month were also named.

  19. Video: Debating Pete Rose’s possible reinstatement

    May 4, 2015, 4:17 PM EDT

    pete rose getty

    Are we now to the “when,” rather than the “if” portion of the Rose reinstatement debate?

  20. Did Yadier Molina forget how to frame pitches?

    May 4, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT

    yadier molina getty

    And can we determine that in 21 games?

  21. Did the Brewers follow the “Selig Rule” in hiring Craig Counsell?

    May 4, 2015, 12:25 PM EDT

    Brewers logo

    The Selig rule requires that requires that every club consider minority candidates for manager positions. There really wasn’t a search for Ron Roenicke’s replacement in Milwaukee.

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