Aug 8, 2015, 1:12 PM EDT
Life in the minors.
Aug 8, 2015, 12:19 PM EDT
Mike Illitch told Al Avila that he was the new GM on Saturday. He didn’t tell Dombrowski he was fired until Tuesday. Wha?
Aug 8, 2015, 11:30 AM EDT
Today is the 58th anniversary of the Dodgers announcing their move to L.A. They’d need new caps.
Aug 8, 2015, 10:45 AM EDT
He’s done so on 12.5% of his birthdays, lifetime.
Aug 8, 2015, 10:12 AM EDT
But they are two teams heading in different directions in the second half.
Aug 8, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT
The Astros get a decent lefty specialist in Perez. The Diamondbacks get a 19-year-old lefty.
Aug 8, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT
Meanwhile, the Nationals snatched defeat from the jaws of victory and find themselves two and a half games back of The Amazing Mets.
Aug 8, 2015, 7:01 AM EDT
Jose Bautista homers in the tenth inning to give the Jays the first round in their series with the Yankees.
Aug 7, 2015, 3:26 PM EDT
Former Tigers pitcher Evan Reed sentenced to a year probation, fined after plea deal in sexual assault case
Aug 7, 2015, 12:01 PM EDT
The assault took place in March 2014.
Aug 7, 2015, 11:05 AM EDT
That’s good. We wouldn’t want there to be any enjoyable things about the Braves this season.
Aug 7, 2015, 10:48 AM EDT
In other news, Jose Veras is still pitching. Who knew?
The Hiroshima Carp wear special jerseys to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the bombing of their city
Aug 7, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT
In this post: three links to some essential reading on the blast, its aftermath and what the baseball team means to the city.
Aug 7, 2015, 8:26 AM EDT
Respect the Game, dude.
Aug 7, 2015, 7:18 AM EDT
A walkoff for Ian Kinsler and the Tigers, a possible double-agent fails and then succeeds in the Astros-A’s game and there is evil afoot in Washington and Atlanta.
Aug 6, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT
Some people never get the hang of Thursdays. Khris Davis is not one of those people.
Aug 6, 2015, 4:00 PM EDT
Indeed, they’re way funnier now.
Aug 6, 2015, 2:10 PM EDT
Yep. But only twice. He seemed pretty good at it, though.
Aug 6, 2015, 12:20 PM EDT
Lohse is 5-13 with a 6.31 ERA
Aug 6, 2015, 9:59 AM EDT
That’s . . . kind of rude?
Aug 6, 2015, 9:24 AM EDT
Shocking. A winning product on the field leads to more fans in the seats? Whoda thunk it?
Aug 6, 2015, 8:59 AM EDT
Even a team in the middle of a skid has a highlight now and again.
Aug 6, 2015, 7:37 AM EDT
Luis Severino made his big legaue debut and pitched well but lost. Matt Boyd made his Tigers debut, pitched well and won. There were a bunch of walkoffs too. And what do Ryan Adams and Taylor Swift have to do with any of this?
Aug 5, 2015, 3:54 PM EDT
Very Donnie Brasco.
Aug 5, 2015, 3:10 PM EDT
For the second straight night a Braves fielder attempts to alter reality.
- Yankees reveal Mark Teixeira’s shin injury is “more than we thought” 11
- There’s a chicken pox outbreak in the Royals’ clubhouse and multiple players are infected 21
- Shoeless Joe Jackson is not being reinstated 60
- And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights 66
- Cubs acquire Austin Jackson from Mariners 22
- Unknown Cuban ballplayer sleeps outside of Dodger Stadium, hoping for a tryout 34
- And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights 74
- Jake Arrieta no-hits the Dodgers with 12 strikeouts 32
- Sarah Palin sticks up for Curt Schilling, tells ESPN to “stick to sports” (266)
- Dan Patrick: When does ESPN cut ties with Curt Schilling? (202)
- Curt Schilling taken off of ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball telecast this week (134)
- Joe Girardi would like Carlos Gomez to “play the game right” (97)
- And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights (87)