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.
Jun 14, 2014, 2:50 PM EDT
Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson has turned his season around after a slow start, but he’s currently sidelined with a left calf injury.
Jun 14, 2014, 2:01 PM EDT
An MRI has confirmed that the Cubs’ Emilio Bonifacio is dealing with an oblique strain.
Jun 14, 2014, 1:29 PM EDT
The Marlins have No. 2 pick Tyler Kolek the third-highest bonus ever for a high school pitcher.
Jun 14, 2014, 12:55 PM EDT
The number of sellers before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline will likely be limited. The Cubs are one of the obvious ones and they are already talking about potential trades.
- Red Sox trade John Lackey to Cardinals for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly 15
- 2014 Trade Deadline Tracker 12
- The Lester trade is a win-win 101
- BLOCKBUSTER: Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes heading to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes 159
- The State of the Trade Deadline: Yesterday was pretty sleepy. Will general managers wake up today? 40
- Cardinals acquire Justin Masterson from Indians 49
- There’s a “very good chance” the Red Sox trade Lackey and Lester 53
- Hey, Rube: Phillies pay dearly for Amaro’s misguided loyalty 91
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- “Caucasians” t-shirts are hot sellers on Canadian Indian reservations (199)
- BLOCKBUSTER: Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes heading to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes (160)
- Rangers’ retirement gifts for Derek Jeter: Yankees cowboy boots, signed George W. Bush photo (121)
- Must-click link: sexual depravity — and possibly rape — in the minor leagues (105)