Jun 23, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT
The Padres aren’t taking any chances with someone who could be a valuable trade chip.
Jun 21, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT
Trevor Rosenthal attempted to make a bare-handed play to throw Ryan Howard out at first base last night. It worked. Sort of.
Jun 21, 2014, 10:45 AM EDT
The Orioles sent Kevin Gausman to Triple-A after Friday’s game, but he won’t be gone for long.
Jun 21, 2014, 10:26 AM EDT
Touki Toussaint, a prep right-hander, was selected No. 16 overall in this month’s First-Year Player Draft.
Jun 21, 2014, 9:37 AM EDT
Padres general manager Josh Byrnes could pay the price for the team’s disappointing start to the season.
Jun 21, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT
A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including some heroics from Carlos Beltran.
Jun 19, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT
Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko was able to shed the cast and walking boot from his right foot on Wednesday, but his rehab from plantar fasciitis took another frustrating turn today.
Jun 19, 2014, 10:28 PM EDT
Awful news for the Braves this evening, as right-hander Gavin Floyd fractured his elbow during a start against the Nationals.
Jun 19, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT
Angels manager Mike Scioscia gave Ernesto Frieri a vote of confidence over the weekend, but he made it clear today that he’s looking at other options to close games.
Jun 19, 2014, 8:11 PM EDT
Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton has bounced back nicely with the bat after a slow start to the season, but he’s also getting it done defensively.
Jun 19, 2014, 7:19 PM EDT
Jason Grilli blew a save this afternoon against the Reds and Pirates manager Clint Hurdle indicated after the game that he could make a change in the closer role.
Jun 19, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT
The injury bug bit Wilson Ramos yet again earlier this month when he landed on the disabled list with a strained right hamstring, but he’s moving closer to rejoining the Nationals.
Jun 16, 2014, 11:28 PM EDT
The Padres and Mariners paid tribute to Tony Gwynn in Seattle this evening.
Jun 16, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Analysis: Giancarlo Stanton hits baseballs really hard.
Jun 16, 2014, 10:08 PM EDT
As Joe Posnanski writes, Tony Gwynn wasn’t just a Hall of Fame player, he was an artist who perfected his craft.
Jun 16, 2014, 9:49 PM EDT
There aren’t any significant changes in the American League All-Star balloting from last week, but tonight’s update shows that there are still quite a few positions up for grabs. Shortstop is one of them.
Jun 16, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT
Chad Billingsley was hoping to make it back from Tommy John surgery this season, but now he’ll have to wait until 2015 for the opportunity to throw another pitch in the major leagues.
Jun 16, 2014, 8:20 PM EDT
Luke Weaver will receive a $1.843 million bonus from the Cardinals.
Jun 16, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT
Bronson Arroyo has thrown 2,344 2/3 innings over 369 starts and 36 relief appearances in the majors dating back to 2000, but he has managed to avoid the disabled list until now.
Jun 16, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
Logan Morrison required five stitches in his forehead after he broke his bat in frustration yesterday, but the good news is that he won’t have to miss any time.
Jun 16, 2014, 6:18 PM EDT
The Mets will hit pitcher Jacob deGrom eighth and Eric Young, Jr. ninth this evening against the Cardinals. This will be the first time in team history that they have hit the pitcher eighth.
Jun 14, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT
Michael Taylor has gone from top-30 prospect to footnote.
Jun 14, 2014, 5:12 PM EDT
Jimmy Rollins singled off Edwin Jackson in the fifth inning this afternoon to take his place as the Phillies’ all-time hit leader.
Jun 14, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson offers some advice regarding Internet trade speculation.
Jun 14, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT
The Brewers have agreed to terms with high school left-hander Kodi Medeiros after selecting him No. 13 overall in last week’s draft.
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- The eyes have it: Thomas’ greatness built on patience 11
- Expert’s Corner: How to troll fans of all 30 teams 182
- Mariners re-acquire Kendrys Morales from Twins for Stephen Pryor 21
- A’s designate $10 million reliever Jim Johnson for assignment 34
- Everything you need to know about next week’s trade deadline 35
- Impending free agent Jon Lester won’t talk contract with the Red Sox until after the season 19
- Ten years ago today the Alex Rodriguez-Jason Varitek brawl changed the narrative of the Sox-Yankees rivalry 87
- Expert’s Corner: How to troll fans of all 30 teams (183)
- Verducci: baseball should think about an “illegal defense” rule to combat shifts (162)
- Yankees acquire Chase Headley from Padres (108)
- Who is the next Face of Baseball? (97)
- David Ortiz passes Carl Yastrzemski on the all-time home run list — is he a Hall of Famer? (92)