Jun 24, 2015, 11:48 PM EDT
UVA is only the third school to drop the first game of a College World Series Final and go on to win it all.
Jun 24, 2015, 10:21 PM EDT
Phillippe Aumont allowed six earned runs on five hits and seven walks in a four-inning start — his first of the season — last Friday against the Cardinals and got designated for assignment a day later.
Jun 24, 2015, 9:07 PM EDT
The young right-hander will throw around 75 pitches and should then be allowed to return to the Royals’ starting rotation late next week against the Astros.
Jun 24, 2015, 8:14 PM EDT
He is on pace to finish with 60.
Jun 24, 2015, 7:20 PM EDT
Perez allowed eight runs on 14 hits in 7 2/3 innings this season at Colorado Springs. He may be done.
Jun 24, 2015, 6:32 PM EDT
Gutierrez didn’t play any sort of MLB-affiliated ball in 2014 after being diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis, a type of arthritis that primarily affects the spine and causes problems in many other joints. And he averaged just 58 games between 2011-2013 due to a variety of injuries.
Jun 23, 2015, 11:55 PM EDT
Vanderbilt took Game 1. Virginia took Game 2.
Jun 23, 2015, 11:08 PM EDT
Hector Olivera’s big league debut has been delayed.
Jun 23, 2015, 10:20 PM EDT
Hamilton suffered a Grade 2 left hamstring a week into his return to Texas and will wind up missing about a month.
Jun 23, 2015, 9:32 PM EDT
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez made it through a five-inning minor league rehab start on Saturday at Double-A Bowie and has been cleared to rejoin the major league rotation on Thursday in Boston.
Jun 23, 2015, 9:13 PM EDT
Father’s Day was Sunday, but this dad and Cubs fan has extended the celebration a few extra days …
Jun 23, 2015, 8:46 PM EDT
Brett Cecil allowed four earned runs on two walks and two hits Sunday in the Blue Jays’ loss to the Orioles, watching his season ERA rise to 5.96. And he’ll no longer be trusted in the ninth inning …
Jun 23, 2015, 7:51 PM EDT
Stanton leads all major leaguers in homers and is now on pace to finish the season with a whopping 59.
Jun 23, 2015, 7:07 PM EDT
A report from late last week stated that Beltre, who landed on the disabled list June 2 with a sprained left thumb, was still unable to swing a bat. But he’s clearly made swift progress over the last couple of days.
Jun 23, 2015, 6:14 PM EDT
Moore will make one final minor league rehab start on Friday at Triple-A Durham before rejoining the club in Tampa Bay.
Jun 21, 2015, 5:23 PM EDT
Smolinski was designated for assignment by the Rangers on Friday after batting just .133/.270/.200 in 74 plate appearances. But he showed some promise last season in Texas and …
Jun 21, 2015, 4:31 PM EDT
Buxton had 20 steals in 59 games at Double-A Chattanooga when the Twins promoted him on June 13.
Jun 21, 2015, 3:47 PM EDT
Weaver has allowed 20 runs — 19 earned — in 26 innings (four starts) this month and he has a 4.75 ERA on the season. The 32-year-old is averaging just 84 mph with his fastball.
Jun 21, 2015, 2:54 PM EDT
Astros second baseman Jose Altuve hasn’t appeared in a game since making an early exit last Wednesday in Colorado with discomfort in his right hamstring. And he is not starting Sunday …
Jun 21, 2015, 2:01 PM EDT
Victor Martinez is back with the Tigers after missing over a month of action with discomfort in his surgically-repaired left knee and he went way deep in Sunday’s series finale at Yankee Stadium …
Jun 21, 2015, 1:38 PM EDT
Happy Father’s Day to all the dads who check in here at HBT.
Jun 21, 2015, 12:45 PM EDT
Phillies ace Cole Hamels had to be scratched from his scheduled start Friday night against the visiting Cardinals because of hamstring discomfort, but MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki reports that the left-hander …
Jun 21, 2015, 11:59 AM EDT
Twins right-hander Ervin Santana is eligible to return from his 80-game PED suspension on July 4. He’s been throwing on the side for months and will spend the next few weeks making …
Jun 21, 2015, 11:02 AM EDT
MLB.com has spliced together video showing all 27 outs of Max Schezer’s no-hitter Saturday against the Pirates. You’ll also see Max hit Jose Tabata on the elbow, which cost him a perfect game …
Jun 21, 2015, 10:14 AM EDT
Look at young Astros shortstop Carlos Correa getting way up to rob Mike Zunino of a hit Saturday …
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- Settling the Scores: Sunday’s results 99
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