Jun 8, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT
Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera left tonight’s game with left hamstring tightness and is considered day-to-day.
Jun 8, 2014, 9:49 PM EDT
Max Scherzer rejected a $144 million contract extension from the Tigers this spring, but he took out an insurance policy in case he suffers an injury in his walk year.
Jun 8, 2014, 8:52 PM EDT
Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista has passed Mike Trout in the AL All-Star balloting.
Jun 8, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT
The Red Sox have activated Mike Napoli from the disabled list for tonight’s game against the Tigers.
Jun 8, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
Alex Avila suffered a “mild concussion” after he was hit in the head by David Ortiz’s backswing on Friday, but he has been cleared to return to action tonight.
Jun 8, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
Mariners right-hander Felix Hernandez didn’t get the win against the Rays this afternoon, but he tossed seven scoreless innings and reached a new career-high in strikeouts in the process.
Jun 8, 2014, 5:46 PM EDT
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado was ejected from today’s game against the Athletics after he intentionally tossed his bat. A suspension from MLB should be coming.
Jun 7, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT
Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo has been declared a free agent by MLB and will be represented by Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports as he attempts to land a contract with a team.
Jun 7, 2014, 12:19 PM EDT
Prospect Domingo Santana was shipped to the Astros in the Hunter Pence deal in 2011, but the Phillies reportedly included him by accident.
Jun 7, 2014, 12:10 PM EDT
Nationals left-hander Gio Gonzalez was hit hard in a minor league rehab start last night, but reported no issues with his shoulder and hopes to be activated next week.
Jun 7, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT
Tigers catcher Alex Avila has a history of concussion issues and he suffered another last night after he was hit in the head by David Ortiz’s backswing.
Jun 7, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT
Craig Kimbrel converted the 155th save of his career last night, passing John Smoltz for the Braves record.
Jun 7, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT
A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including the Rays finally getting back in the win column.
Jun 5, 2014, 11:34 PM EDT
Mets prospect Noah Syndergaard injured his left (non-throwing) shoulder while attempting to cover home plate during a start in Triple-A on Thursday night.
Jun 5, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT
Doug Fister went into a full split while covering first base this afternoon.
Jun 5, 2014, 9:11 PM EDT
The Rockies raised some eyebrows over the winter when they gave reliever Boone Logan a three-year, $16.5 million contract and now he’s headed to the disabled list with left elbow inflammation.
Jun 5, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT
It appears there could be some explanation for the struggles of last year’s No. 1 overall pick Mark Appel.
Jun 5, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
Doctors expect Greg Colbrunn to make a “good recovery,” but he will remain hospitalized in Cleveland for “the next few days.”
Jun 5, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
After dealing with upper back stiffness over the past week, Mike Trout has returned to the starting lineup for tonight’s game against the Astros.
Jun 2, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT
Out since May 13, Andrew Cashner reported no issues with his elbow during a simulated game today. He could start against the Nationals this weekend.
Jun 2, 2014, 9:53 PM EDT
Diamondbacks outfielder had surgery Monday to repair a fractured right hand and won’t resume baseball activities for eight weeks.
Jun 2, 2014, 9:10 PM EDT
Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard thought he had his 12th home run of the season tonight, but Mets center fielder Matt den Dekker had other ideas.
Jun 2, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT
The Orioles were given quite the scare yesterday when slugger Nelson Cruz was hit on the left hand with a pitch, but the early word is that he’s on track to be in the starting lineup tomorrow against the Rangers.
Jun 2, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT
Johan Santana had the ability to opt out of his contract with the Orioles at midnight, but he has decided to stick around.
Jun 2, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT
The Royals are considering making a run at Kendrys Morales as they attempt to upgrade their offense, but it won’t be easy.
- We’re not going to pretend that Bo Porter had no idea what he was getting into, are we? 24
- And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights 38
- The Cardinals have moved ahead of the Brewers for first place in the National League Central 26
- No-hitter! Four Phillies pitchers combine to blank the Braves 59
- Bo Porter fired by the Astros 56
- Settling the Score: Sunday’s results — and a reminder of what Labor Day is all about 47
- Reds trade setup man Jonathan Broxton to the Brewers 19
- Miguel Cabrera sits Sunday with nagging ankle injury 13
- Could women play major league baseball? Sure. Right now, though, the deck is stacked against them. (220)
- Albert Pujols plays the “you never played the game!” card (104)
- Great Moments in Drug Testing and Punishment: The NFL Edition (101)
- And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights (75)
- Baseball is dying, you guys, because no one would recognize Mike Trout in a bar (74)