Jun 17, 2015, 6:22 PM EDT
He will get a $3,889,500 bonus, which is the exact recommended figure for the sixth overall pick — where Jay was selected.
Jun 16, 2015, 11:19 PM EDT
Tigers slugger Victor Martinez was cleared to begin a minor league rehab assignment Sunday at Triple-A Toledo and he will remain with the Mud Hens through Thursday. There’s nothing official yet, but V-Mart is expected to …
Jun 16, 2015, 10:22 PM EDT
Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez was a late scratch from Monday’s series opener against the Royals and he is out of the starting lineup again on Tuesday, but his hip issue is not overly serious …
Jun 16, 2015, 9:30 PM EDT
It’s June 16, people.
Jun 16, 2015, 8:44 PM EDT
Brock Holt hit for the cycle Tuesday in dramatic fashion, tripling to left-center in his final at-bat …
Jun 16, 2015, 7:01 PM EDT
Holt is the first Red Sox player to hit for the cycle since John Valentin did it on June 16, 1996. And he’s the first player to hit for the cycle against the Braves since Keith Hernandez did so on July 4, 1985.
Jun 16, 2015, 6:12 PM EDT
Nationals right-hander Doug Fister has been on the disabled list since mid-May with a flexor strain in his right elbow, but he tossed six scoreless innings in his second rehab start Friday at Double-A Harrisburg and he …
Jun 14, 2015, 3:50 PM EDT
Check out this all-out diving grab that Sean Rodriguez made Sunday afternoon at PNC Park …
Jun 14, 2015, 2:33 PM EDT
Turner had to be labeled a PTBNL and couldn’t immediately move into the Nationals’ system because he was a first-round pick of the Padres in 2014.
Jun 14, 2015, 1:25 PM EDT
Cincinnati is currently 12 1/2 games back of St. Louis in the National League Central standings, so it’s a near certainty that the club will be sellers at the July 31 deadline.
Jun 14, 2015, 12:39 PM EDT
Harper got hit on the left knee by a pitch Saturday.
Jun 14, 2015, 11:47 AM EDT
Swisher, who underwent surgery on both of his knees last August, is batting just .198/.261/.297 in 111 plate appearances this season.
Jun 14, 2015, 10:52 AM EDT
That was the 18th jack of the season for Pujols, who passed Mickey Mantle last week and is now just 10 round-trippers away from Mike Schmidt on the all-time career home run leaderboard.
Jun 14, 2015, 9:45 AM EDT
In case you missed this wonderful play that Joey Votto made Saturday night at Wrigley Field …
Jun 14, 2015, 8:39 AM EDT
Russell Martin’s go-ahead home run in the top of the 11th inning Saturday in Boston gave the Blue Jays a 5-4 win over the Red Sox. It was the 10th victory in a row for Toronto …
Jun 11, 2015, 7:01 AM EDT
Blue Jays right-hander Scott Copeland was terrific in his first major league start Wednesday afternoon against the Marlins, firing seven innings of one-run ball in a 7-2 win at Rogers Centre in Toronto.
Jun 10, 2015, 11:23 PM EDT
Myers has been on the shelf since May 10 with tendinitis in his left wrist. The 24-year-old outfielder will return Thursday afternoon to a cool .291/.340/.493 slash line.
Jun 10, 2015, 10:18 PM EDT
He has appeared in just 18 games this season for Tampa Bay.
Jun 10, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT
Watch as Orioles center fielder Adam Jones robs Mookie Betts of a hit with this sprawling catch …
Jun 10, 2015, 8:59 PM EDT
Blanco suffered the concussion Sunday when he got hit by one of Brandon Belt’s warmup throws while running across the infield in the fourth inning.
Jun 10, 2015, 8:12 PM EDT
Watch this solo blast that Pedro Alvarez launched out of PNC Park on Wednesday evening …
Jun 10, 2015, 7:08 PM EDT
Ramirez is hitting just .213/.257/.390 in 48 games this season for the Brewers and he’s making $14 million in the final year of a four-year, $46 million contract. But the Mets are desperate for a boost of some kind …
Jun 10, 2015, 6:54 PM EDT
Papelbon has continued to dominate despite a dip in velocity, boasting a 1.13 ERA, 0.917 WHIP, and 29/6 K/BB ratio in 24 innings this season.
Jun 10, 2015, 6:11 PM EDT
O’Dowd tested positive for “testosterone metabolites of exogenous origin, a performance-enhancing substance,” per a press release from the MLB commissioner’s office.
- Drooling over Miguel Sano’s incredible numbers through 50 career games 9
- Matt Williams puts up another strong performance in his quest to get himself fired 87
- Settling the Scores: Tuesday’s results 63
- Yankees reveal Mark Teixeira’s shin injury is “more than we thought” 15
- There’s a chicken pox outbreak in the Royals’ clubhouse and multiple players are infected 27
- Shoeless Joe Jackson is not being reinstated 66
- And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights 66
- Cubs acquire Austin Jackson from Mariners 22
- Sarah Palin sticks up for Curt Schilling, tells ESPN to “stick to sports” (266)
- Dan Patrick: When does ESPN cut ties with Curt Schilling? (202)
- Curt Schilling taken off of ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball telecast this week (134)
- Joe Girardi would like Carlos Gomez to “play the game right” (97)
- Matt Williams puts up another strong performance in his quest to get himself fired (96)