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  1. Yordano Ventura leaves Opening Day start with thumb cramp, expected to be fine

    Apr 6, 2015, 6:44 PM EDT

    Yordano Ventura AP

    The Royals got a bit of a scare a little while ago, as right-hander Yordano Ventura exited his Opening Day start against the White Sox after going down in a heap after throwing a pitch.

  2. Ryan Braun exits season opener with strained ribcage

    Apr 6, 2015, 6:08 PM EDT

    Ryan Braun

    Ryan Braun didn’t have an issue with his right thumb during spring training, but now he has a new injury to deal with.

  3. Joe West makes another fan: Torii Hunter rips his “terrible” game-ending call

    Apr 6, 2015, 5:48 PM EDT

    Joe West

    “I think he had a dinner reservation or a concert to play in.”

  4. Deja vu: Mike Trout hits Opening Day, first-inning homer off Felix Hernandez

    Apr 6, 2015, 5:10 PM EDT

    Mike Trout

    Before that homer Trout was a career .367 hitter with a 1.022 OPS in 54 plate appearances against King Felix.

  5. Cole Hamels is not having a good audition for the Red Sox

    Apr 6, 2015, 4:40 PM EDT

    Cole Hamels

    Four homers allowed through five innings. Two to Dustin Pedroia.

  6. Masahiro Tanaka is not having a great day

    Apr 6, 2015, 2:17 PM EDT

    Masahiro Tanaka

    He’s down 5-0 to the Jays early.

  7. Jason Grilli is going to be the Braves’ closer

    Apr 6, 2015, 1:53 PM EDT

    Jason Grilli

    Craig Kimbrel he ain’t, but saves aren’t exactly the Braves’ biggest concern.

  8. Carlos Quentin designated for assignment by the Braves

    Apr 6, 2015, 1:13 PM EDT

    carlos quentin getty

    He’s never going to actually play for Atlanta.

  9. Rays prospect Burch Smith needs Tommy John surgery

    Apr 6, 2015, 12:16 PM EDT

    Burch Smith Padres

    Smith missed most of last year with a forearm strain.

  10. Ryan Webb designated for assignment by the Orioles, owed $2.75 million

    Apr 6, 2015, 11:44 AM EDT

    Ryan Webb Getty

    He’s got a 3.38 career ERA in 325 total innings.

  11. Don Zimmer’s wife chronicled every moment of her husband’s career

    Apr 6, 2015, 11:32 AM EDT

    don zimmer getty

    And it tells us a little bit, I think, about the humanity of people who are famous.

  12. Alex Rodriguez is starting at DH and batting seventh for the Yankees

    Apr 6, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    Alex Rodriguez AP

    It’ll be his first regular season game action since September 25, 2013.

  13. Dan Uggla is the Nationals’ Opening Day second baseman

    Apr 6, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Dan Uggla

    Uggla hit .149 in 52 games last season and .179 in 136 games two years ago.

  14. Baseball is dying, you guys

    Apr 6, 2015, 8:45 AM EDT

    baseball grass

    More like RasputinBall, am I right?

  15. Opening night at Wrigley Field: half hour bathroom lines and dudes peeing in corners

    Apr 6, 2015, 7:41 AM EDT

    Wrigley Field

    The Cubs are chalking it up to Opening Night crowds. As if they didn’t know the game would be sold out?

  16. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 6, 2015, 6:06 AM EDT

    Jason Heyward

    A big debut for the Cardinals’ new right fielder.

  17. The Padres just didn’t need Craig Kimbrel

    Apr 6, 2015, 1:55 AM EDT

    Craig Kimbrel

    With necessities still required, the Padres pulled off a whopper of a trade for a luxury.

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