Jan 13, 2015, 8:47 PM EST
Charlie Day explained the idea to Jimmy Fallon on Monday’s episode of “The Tonight Show” …
Jan 13, 2015, 7:32 PM EST
From Jon Heyman of CBS Sports comes word that the Marlins have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with relief pitcher Nick Masset.
Jan 13, 2015, 6:25 PM EST
According to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, the Dodgers have avoided salary arbitration with catcher A.J. Ellis on a one-year, $4.25 million agreement.
Jan 11, 2015, 3:28 PM EST
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe has the blurb …
Jan 11, 2015, 1:15 PM EST
According to Matt Eddy of Baseball America, the Tigers have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with utility infielder Josh Wilson.
Jan 11, 2015, 11:33 AM EST
From Matt Eddy at Baseball America comes word that the Red Sox have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with infielder Jeff Bianchi.
Jan 11, 2015, 9:06 AM EST
Here’s a nice tribute from the Braves to new Hall of Famer John Smoltz …
Jan 8, 2015, 12:01 AM EST
Could the Cardinals be gearing up for a big late-offseason splash?
Jan 7, 2015, 11:28 PM EST
Ron Darling hosted a very cool showcase Wednesday on “MLB Tonight” with Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, and John Smoltz. It featured the three new Hall of Famers explaining and demonstrating how …
Jan 7, 2015, 10:13 PM EST
Johnny Cueto’s agent Bryce Dixon said last month that his client wouldn’t negotiate an extension with the Reds beyond Opening Day 2015. The right-hander is only 28 years old and has been one of the best starting pitchers in baseball for several seasons …
Jan 7, 2015, 8:05 PM EST
MLB.com shares this video of the lighter moments from Wednesday’s Hall of Fame press conference …
Jan 7, 2015, 6:42 PM EST
Rangers starter Matt Harrison underwent lumbar disc fusion surgery last June to correct a lingering back problem. The procedure has been called career-threatening, but Harrison isn’t giving up hope that he will be able to pitch again at the major league level.
Jan 6, 2015, 10:59 PM EST
Craig Biggio spoke Tuesday at a press conference in Houston about receiving the call from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and what it means to be the first Astros player enshrined in Cooperstown …
Jan 6, 2015, 9:47 PM EST
CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reports that the Yankees have worked out the framework of a one-year contract with free agent infielder Stephen Drew. It’s expected to carry a base salary of around $5 million …
Jan 6, 2015, 8:29 PM EST
Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish heard from a source Tuesday that free agent starter Brandon Beachy is hoping to sign with a team by Friday. Beachy has thrown for seven different clubs over the past 10 days and is now requesting final bids from six of them …
Jan 6, 2015, 7:11 PM EST
Now that “The Big Unit” has officially been elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, plans for an official number-retirement ceremony — to take place in 2015 at Arizona’s Chase Field — are in the works.
Jan 6, 2015, 6:08 PM EST
Pedro Martinez was charming and thoughtful and funny during this press conference Tuesday at Fenway Park following his first-ballot election to the National Baseball Hall of Fame …
Jan 4, 2015, 3:38 PM EST
Hank Peters, former general manager of the Orioles and Indians, has passed away at age 90. He spent nearly 50 years working in baseball.
Jan 4, 2015, 1:25 PM EST
The Orioles have been linked in recent weeks to free agents Colby Rasmus, Norichika Aoki, and Ichiro Suzuki. But trading for a new outfielder is another route being explored by the Baltimore front office.
Jan 4, 2015, 11:13 AM EST
It’s hard to get a read on James Shields’ market.
Jan 4, 2015, 9:36 AM EST
Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports that the Royals have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with free agent reliever Ryan Madson. The deal includes an invitation to major league spring training …
Dec 31, 2014, 9:18 PM EST
Colorado signed veteran catcher Nick Hundley to a two-year free agent contract on Wednesday and there’s been talk this winter of the club trying to move 25-year-old Wilin Rosario, who has been the Rockies’ starting backstop for the past three seasons.
Dec 31, 2014, 6:24 PM EST
The Orioles want to be sure the 28-year-old outfielder is going to be a good fit before they make him a formal offer. Encina says they’re considering signing Rasmus to a one-year contract in the $6-8 million range.
Dec 30, 2014, 10:38 PM EST
As we approach 2015, MLB.com has pieced together this montage of the 2014 season …
Dec 30, 2014, 8:43 PM EST
Stephen Drew has been connected to several teams this offseason despite batting just .162/.237/.299 in 2014 for the Red Sox and Yankees.
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