Skip to content
  1. Michael Pineda will rejoin the Yankees’ rotation Wednesday

    Aug 11, 2014, 3:20 PM EDT

    Michael Pineda

    Pineda made just two minor-league rehab starts and logged just 3.1 and 4.1 innings in those outings, so he’ll likely be on a limited pitch count initially.

  2. Padres designate Jeff Francoeur for assignment

    Aug 11, 2014, 2:56 PM EDT

    Jeff Francoeur Padres

    Dating back to 2012 he’s hit a combined .222 with a .269 on-base percentage and .346 slugging percentage in 239 games for three different MLB teams.

  3. Mets unlikely to call up prospect Noah Syndergaard

    Aug 11, 2014, 1:50 PM EDT

    Noah Syndergaard Mets

    Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard is one of the best pitching prospects in baseball and he’s racked up 111 strikeouts in 108 innings at Triple-A as a 21-year-old.

  4. White Sox great Paul Konerko feeling “lucky” as 18-year career winds down

    Aug 11, 2014, 12:28 PM EDT

    Paul Konerko

    White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko isn’t getting a city-by-city farewell tour like Derek Jeter, but the 38-year-old six-time All-Star is retiring after 18 seasons in the majors.

  5. The White Sox’s plan that can make Carlos Rodon an elite pitcher

    Aug 11, 2014, 11:47 AM EDT

    Carlos Rodon

    A month into his professional career the White Sox and their top prospect have made the improvement of Rodon’s changeup one a priority.

  6. Kansas City rolls out the red carpet for SungWoo Lee, a Royals fan from Seoul, South Korea

    Aug 11, 2014, 11:02 AM EDT

    sung woo lee

    This is a hard story to summarize because there are so many elements to it and the way it has grown and grown — and continues to grow — is pretty unique. The gist is this: A man living in Seoul, South Korea declares himself a Royals fan 20 years ago because he likes underdogs and thinks Kauffman Stadium looks beautiful and wants to use Major League Baseball broadcasts to improve his English skills …

  7. Joe Mauer is ready to rejoin the Twins after missing a month

    Aug 11, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Joe Mauer AP

    Mauer went 6-for-15 (.400) on a four-game minor-league rehab assignment at Single-A without experiencing any setbacks

  8. Gerrit Cole tossed six scoreless innings in a rehab outing on Sunday at Triple-A Indianapolis

    Aug 11, 2014, 10:02 AM EDT

    gerrit cole pirates getty

    Gerrit Cole allowed five runs on 10 hits over 4 2/3 innings in a rehab start last week, but the Pirates insisted they weren’t worried about those results and it appears that their confidence was well-placed.

  9. Kate Upton says Yankees banned her from wearing Tigers gear in support of boyfriend Justin Verlander

    Aug 11, 2014, 9:35 AM EDT

    justin verlander kate upton getty

    “You’re not allowed to wear a Tigers’ hat. You’re not allowed to wear any Tigers’ gear.”

  10. Yadier Molina gets cast removed after thumb surgery

    Aug 11, 2014, 9:10 AM EDT

    Yadier Molina AP

    Yadier Molina has already been ruled out until September following mid-July thumb surgery, but the Cardinals catcher has made enough progress to have his cast removed.

  11. Settling the Score: Sunday’s results

    Aug 11, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

    Devin Mesoraco

    Devin Mesoraco had himself a ballgame, belting two home runs — including a grand slam — as the Reds avoided a series sweep at the hands of the Marlins on Sunday.

  12. Video: Yoenis Cespedes hits his first Red Sox home run

    Aug 10, 2014, 11:55 PM EDT

    Yoenis Cespedes

    Yoenis Cespedes went yard in a big spot to notch his first home run as a member of the Red Sox.

  13. Padres to call up top prospect Rymer Liriano

    Aug 10, 2014, 11:10 PM EDT

    rymer liriano padres

    The Padres are expected to promote top prospect Rymer Liriano on Monday.

  14. Alex Rios exits Sunday’s game with an ankle injury

    Aug 10, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT

    Alex Rios, Carlos Corporan

    Alex Rios reaggravated his right ankle injury on a play at the plate in Sunday’s game against the Astros. He’ll be reevaluated on Monday.

  15. Huntington: Andrew McCutchen making “remarkable” progress from injury

    Aug 10, 2014, 9:35 PM EDT

    Andrew McCutchen

    Pirates GM Neal Huntington said outfielder Andrew McCutchen’s recovery from an injury suffered last week has been “remarkable”. McCutchen may be able to avoid a trip to the disabled list.

  16. Jenrry Mejia after hernia diagnosis: “I want to take some pills and keep pitching”

    Aug 10, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT

    Jenrry Mejia

    Jenrry Mejia has a hernia, but feels very strongly about finishing out the rest of the season before considering surgery.

  17. Play of the Day: Clayton Kershaw dives to start a double play

    Aug 10, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Clayton Kershaw made a spectacular defensive play in the fifth inning of Sunday’s win against the Brewers.

  18. John Lackey was not impressed by Caleb Joseph’s home run on Saturday

    Aug 10, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    John Lackey

    John Lackey called Caleb Joseph’s home run on Saturday — Joseph’s fifth consecutive game with a home run — a “Baltimore home run”, presumably slighting Joseph’s blast because Camden Yards is friendlier to hitters than to pitchers.

  19. Brett Anderson likely finished for the season with a back injury

    Aug 10, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT

    Brett Anderson

    Brett Anderson’s season is likely done after he was diagnosed with a bulging disk in his lower back.

Featured video

Who's to blame for Cubs tarp fiasco?
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. R. Castillo (3170)
  2. M. Cuddyer (2935)
  3. A. Garcia (2309)
  4. K. Bryant (2238)
  5. J. Werth (2183)
  1. W. Myers (2173)
  2. A. McCutchen (2127)
  3. Y. Molina (2061)
  4. T. Frazier (1905)
  5. M. Fiers (1877)