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Craig Calcaterra

  1. UPDATE: No charges will be filed against Danny Salazar

    Feb 4, 2015, 4:22 PM EST

    Danny Salazar Getty

    An investigation was launched, but apparently the claim was found to be without legal merit.

  2. Two Cuban players defect during the Caribbean Series

    Feb 4, 2015, 3:30 PM EST

    Cuba

    One of them is thought to have major league potential.

  3. Derek Jeter explored buying the Buffalo Bills last year

    Feb 4, 2015, 2:30 PM EST

    Derek Jeter AP

    They shoulda let him buy the team. Super Bowl rings woulda fallen from the sky!

  4. Josh Lueke signs with a team in the Mexican League

    Feb 4, 2015, 2:00 PM EST

    Josh Lueke

    The former Ray — and criminal — leaves affiliated ball.

  5. Ned Yost developed an app to teach baseball strategy

    Feb 4, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

    Ned Yost

    And it can now be bundled with the app I developed which recommends today’s most fashionable hairstyles.

  6. The eighth greatest general manager of all time is, like, the fifth dude on this list connected to the Orioles

    Feb 4, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

    orioles logo

    The 90s and 2000s notwithstanding, the O’s were the Gold Standard for baseball organizations. The man at #8 on the list is a big reason why.

  7. Cuban players are required to sign an oath stating that they aren’t members of the Cuban Communist Party

    Feb 4, 2015, 12:30 PM EST

    Loyalty Oath

    This sounds like a government thing, not an MLB thing. But either way it’s really dumb.

  8. Obama’s budget has some bad news for team owners who want publicly-financed stadiums

    Feb 4, 2015, 11:30 AM EST

    Obama First Pitch

    A proposal would have a tax break that helps get publicly-funded stadiums built repealed.

  9. Ruben Amaro “covets” Andrew Cashner

    Feb 4, 2015, 11:03 AM EST

    Andrew Cashner

    Thou shalt not cover thine neighbor’s . . . pitcher?

  10. The Yankees claim they’re worried about A-Rod breaking up with his girlfriend

    Feb 4, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

    New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez reacts as he sits courtside with supermodel Cindy Crawford and retired wrestler Torrie Wilson during the NBA game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets in Los Angeles

    His “good, calming influence” is gone now, they worry.

  11. Hype alert! Mets prospect Steven Matz compared to Clayton Kershaw and Madison Bumgarner

    Feb 4, 2015, 9:06 AM EST

    Hype

    Steven Matz is a good pitching prospect. But let’s pump the brakes on the comps here. On all comps, really.

  12. James Shields is expected to sign by the end of the week

    Feb 4, 2015, 7:45 AM EST

    James Shields

    He is said to have “multiple offers in hand.”

  13. Gentlemen: start your bidding. Yoan Moncada can now sign a major league deal

    Feb 3, 2015, 3:38 PM EST

    cuba hat

    At long last, the 19-year-old infielder is free to sign a deal.

  14. Astros, Nationals get the final major approval for their new West Palm Beach facility

    Feb 3, 2015, 12:10 PM EST

    Palm beach

    If nothing else, this article should make you feel warmer.

  15. Just say no to caps in other teams’ colors

    Feb 3, 2015, 9:57 AM EST

    Braves:Yankees

    I don’t like to talk about religion much here, but the time to do so has come.

  16. Krukow on Yasiel Puig: “he’s just young and dumb”

    Feb 3, 2015, 8:20 AM EST

    yasiel puig getty

    Or, perhaps, players aren’t motivated by the same things which motivate fans and broadcasters.

  17. Wilson Betemit, three other minor leaguers receive drug suspensions

    Feb 2, 2015, 5:00 PM EST

    wilson betemit getty

    It’s not often a well-known name is included on the police blotter.

  18. Barry Zito will throw for teams on Tuesday

    Feb 2, 2015, 4:34 PM EST

    Los Angeles Dodgers v San Francisco Giants

    Batters wait eagerly in anticipation.

  19. Dave Bergman, member of the 1984 Tigers, dies at age 61

    Feb 2, 2015, 4:00 PM EST

    tigers logo

    He was involved in a trade that helped make the ’84 Tigers what they were.

  20. The Indians have a standing offer to Jason Giambi for a non-playing role

    Feb 2, 2015, 1:13 PM EST

    Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians

    It’s been a nice run, but it’s probably time for Giambi to take a coaching gig.

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