Aug 2, 2014, 8:35 PM EDT
Something special is going on at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom has held the Giants hitless over six innings while Jake Peavy has been perfect against the Mets through six.
Aug 2, 2014, 7:50 PM EDT
Nick Punto strained his right hamstring running the bases on Saturday afternoon and will go on the disabled list as a result.
Aug 2, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
The Minute Maid Park roof will be open at gametime in August for the first time in a decade. Perhaps not coincidentally, the Astros will be facing knuckleballer R.A. Dickey.
Aug 2, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT
Kelly Johnson is on track to be activated from the disabled list on Thursday, after playing in a couple rehab games on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Aug 2, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT
Good news for the Royals: Eric Hosmer isn’t expected to need surgery to repair the stress fracture in his right hand.
Aug 2, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT
Jim Thome officially calls it quits, retiring as a member of the Indians after signing a one-day contract on Saturday. The Indians unveiled a statue in his honor.
Aug 2, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT
The Orioles are reportedly interested in a reunion with reliever Jim Johnson.
Aug 2, 2014, 4:55 PM EDT
C.J. Wilson has been activated in time to make Saturday night’s start against Chris Archer and the Rays.
Aug 2, 2014, 4:06 PM EDT
The Diamondbacks got some bad news on Saturday, learning that Paul Goldschmidt has a fractured left hand.
Aug 2, 2014, 4:05 PM EDT
Paul Maholm injured himself covering first base on Friday night, and an MRI has revealed that he tore the ACL in his right knee.
Aug 2, 2014, 3:09 PM EDT
The Reds added some infield depth of their own on Saturday, claiming Jake Elmore off of waivers from the Athletics.
Aug 2, 2014, 3:01 PM EDT
The Angels added some minor league infield depth, claiming Ryan Wheeler off of waivers from the Rockies on Saturday.
Aug 2, 2014, 2:41 PM EDT
The Mariners outrighted Blake Beavan and placed Corey Hart on the disabled list, making room for James Paxton to come off of the disabled list.
Aug 2, 2014, 2:15 PM EDT
MRI results on Shane Victorino’s back were worse than expected, so he’s going to visit a doctor in Los Angeles for a second opinion. There’s a chance he will need surgery to alleviate the issue.
Aug 2, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT
David Ross, suffering from plantar fasciitis in his right foot, has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. The Red Sox called up Dan Butler to take his spot on the roster.
Aug 2, 2014, 12:45 PM EDT
Jose Abreu hasn’t been retired since Wednesday, and is on a 21-game hitting streak. One could argue he’s having a pretty good season.
Jul 27, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT
Ian Kennedy’s left oblique is bothering him, so he’ll miss tomorrow’s start against the Braves.
Jul 27, 2014, 10:35 PM EDT
The Padres are expected to get Jedd Gyorko back from the DL, but lose Carlos Quentin on Monday.
Jul 27, 2014, 9:40 PM EDT
Josh Harrison kept the PIrates in the mix in Sunday’s game against the Rockies by using his legs.
Jul 27, 2014, 8:45 PM EDT
Pitchers do not want to be facing Carlos Santana right now.
Jul 27, 2014, 7:50 PM EDT
Baseball’s implementation of home plate collision rules, meant to protect catchers, hasn’t gone as smoothly as expected this season. There was yet another example on Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia.
Jul 27, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT
The Rays and Red Sox have been nipping at each other throughout the season, so it was no surprise that Chris Archer took exception when David Ortiz gawked at his three-run home run.
Jul 27, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT
According to an ESPN report, the Red Sox are considering a trade that could bring Matt Kemp to Boston.
Jul 26, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT
Alex Guerrero returns to Triple-A for the first time since Miguel Olivo bit part of his ear off.
Jul 26, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT
The middling Indians hope to get a boost, as starter Justin Masterson is expected to return on Friday to take on the Rangers.
- Report: Angels, Rangers agree on Josh Hamilton trade 51
- Must-Click Link: Alex Rodriguzez: the slugger with a thousand faces 16
- And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights 114
- The Royals and White Sox had a benches-clearing fracas, five players ejected 155
- Bartolo Colon picks off a baserunner. By running him down all by himself. 54
- Pete Rose will be allowed to participate in All-Star Game festivities 69
- Career over? Joe Nathan needs Tommy John surgery 31
- Contact and controversy in the ninth inning of last night’s Dodgers-Giants game 54
- The early leaders in MLB’s “Franchise Four” thing have been announced (166)
- The Royals and White Sox had a benches-clearing fracas, five players ejected (155)
- Kelvin Herrera gets a five-game suspension; Yordano Ventura fined (133)
- Jose Bautista and the Orioles exchanged some words last night (117)
- Joe Buck has a truly awful suggestion about how to improve MLB broadcasts (115)