Skip to content

D.J. Short

  1. Pirates acquire Justin Sellers from Indians

    Oct 25, 2014, 12:29 PM EST

    Justin Sellers Getty

    The Pirates also designated right-handers John Axford and Jeanmar Gomez for assignment.

  2. Dave Dombrowski on Miguel Cabrera: “It’s worse than what we ever would have anticipated”

    Oct 25, 2014, 12:01 PM EST

    Miguel Cabrera AP

    We learned yesterday that Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera underwent surgery on Wednesday to remove bone spurs from his right ankle and repair a stress fracture to the navicular bone in his foot. Everyone was caught off guard by the extent of his injuries.

  3. Dave Martinez and Gabe Kapler among potential candidates for Rays manager

    Oct 25, 2014, 11:03 AM EST

    Rays logo

    After Joe Maddon stepped down as manager of the Rays yesterday, there was plenty of speculation about what his next move could be, but we didn’t hear much about who could replace him in Tampa Bay. Look for that to change soon.

  4. Statcast: Salvador Perez throws out Gregor Blanco on bunt attempt

    Oct 25, 2014, 10:16 AM EST

    Salvador Perez Getty

    Yes, it would have been closer had Blanco continued to run, but it was a heck of a play by Perez.

  5. Quote of the Day: Don’t mess with Ned Yost’s plan

    Oct 25, 2014, 9:35 AM EST

    Ned Yost AP

    Ned Yost was hoping that Jarrod Dyson made an out last night. Really.

  6. World Series Reset: Can the Giants even things up?

    Oct 25, 2014, 8:56 AM EST

    c76bb460a9b91549e3f0fb195b8dd86b

    After losing Game 1, the Royals have responded with two straight victories to grab a lead in the series. Can the Giants answer? That’s the big question going into Game 4.

  7. After leaving Nationals, Bryan Minniti joins Diamondbacks as assistant general manager

    Oct 23, 2014, 9:58 PM EST

    diamondbacks logo

    After stepping down as assistant general manager of the Nationals earlier this month, Bryan Minniti has accepted the same role with the Diamondbacks.

  8. Brandon Moss has hip surgery

    Oct 23, 2014, 8:57 PM EST

    Brandon Moss

    Moss will use crutches for around four weeks and the expectation is that he’ll begin running in 12 weeks.

  9. Cubs shutting down prospect Addison Russell from Arizona Fall League

    Oct 23, 2014, 7:49 PM EST

    cubs logo

    One of the game’s top shortstop prospects, Russell saw some time at second base in the Arizona Fall League.

  10. Tim Lincecum being sent for MRI for back/side issue

    Oct 23, 2014, 6:49 PM EST

    Tim Lincecum AP

    Tim Lincecum is being sent for an MRI regarding the lower back/side issue which caused him to exit from Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday night.

  11. Dave Magadan decides to stay with Rangers

    Oct 23, 2014, 6:31 PM EST

    magadan getty

    Dave Magadan surfaced as a candidate for hitting coach vacancies with the Yankees, Athletics, Red Sox, and Mets, but he’s sticking with the Rangers.

  12. Adam Wainwright won’t require surgery on elbow

    Oct 20, 2014, 11:01 PM EST

    Adam Wainwright AP

    The Cardinals expect that Wainwright will benefit from normal rest during the offseason.

  13. Paul Molitor to have another interview for Twins manager job

    Oct 20, 2014, 9:46 PM EST

    Paul Molitor Getty

    Molitor has been considered the favorite for the job and now he’s having another meeting with GM Terry Ryan.

  14. Cardinals will try to trade Randy Choate this offseason

    Oct 20, 2014, 8:31 PM EST

    Randy Choate Getty

    Choate posted a 4.50 ERA over 61 appearances this season, but he held left-handed batters to an .093/.205/.147 batting line.

  15. Dave Magadan won’t be Yankees hitting coach, but he could be front-runner with A’s

    Oct 20, 2014, 7:16 PM EST

    magadan getty

    The Yankees aren’t hiring Dave Magadan as hitting coach, but he could be the favorite for the A’s job after Chili Davis left for the Red Sox.

  16. Yoenis Cespedes joins Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports

    Oct 20, 2014, 6:13 PM EST

    Cespedes Getty

    Following in the footsteps of fellow MLB players Robinson Cano, CC Sabathia, and his teammate and countryman Rusney Castillo, Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes will now be represented by Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports.

  17. Royals tab James Shields, Yordano Ventura to start first two games of World Series

    Oct 18, 2014, 5:22 PM EST

    james shields getty

    The Royals will host the first two games of the World Series.

  18. Red Sox interview Chili Davis for hitting coach job

    Oct 18, 2014, 4:13 PM EST

    Chili Davis Getty

    A’s hitting coach Chili Davis has also been linked to the Yankees and Rangers.

  19. Spanish play-by-play of Travis Ishikawa’s pennant-winning homer for the Giants

    Oct 18, 2014, 3:02 PM EST

    Travis Ishikawa AP

    I won’t claim to know all of the words the announcer was saying, but it doesn’t really matter.

  20. Tigers lose top scout Mike Russell to Diamondbacks

    Oct 18, 2014, 1:59 PM EST

    tigers logo

    Russell will serve as a special assistant to new Diamondbacks senior VP of baseball operations De Jon Watson.

  21. Video: Watch the pitch clock in action in the Arizona Fall League

    Oct 18, 2014, 12:40 PM EST

    pitch clock

    The pitch clock has been used in three Arizona Fall League games thus far.

  22. Ike Davis could be headed elsewhere this winter

    Oct 18, 2014, 11:19 AM EST

    Ike Davis Getty

    Ike Davis was traded from the Mets to the Pirates in April, but he could soon be on the move again.

  23. Joe McEwing is reportedly out of the running for Twins’ manager job

    Oct 18, 2014, 10:05 AM EST

    Joe McEwing Getty

    The Twins could be narrowing in on Ron Gardenhire’s replacement.

  24. Statcast: Key plays from ALCS and NLCS

    Oct 18, 2014, 8:56 AM EST

    Michael Morse Getty

    If you’re like me, you’re struggling without any baseball until Tuesday, so what better time than now to take a look back at the best of the ALCS and the NLCS?

Featured video

Cubs shore up rotation with Jon Lester
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. W. Myers (4724)
  2. M. Kemp (3745)
  3. M. Cabrera (2930)
  4. J. Kang (2805)
  5. J. Upton (2647)
  1. M. Morse (2630)
  2. W. Middlebrooks (2331)
  3. A. Rios (2289)
  4. C. McGehee (2246)
  5. C. Headley (2218)