Skip to content
  1. Marlins’ 0.48 ERA reliever Bryan Morris has a hip injury

    Aug 27, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Bryan Morris Marlins

    Right-hander Bryan Morris has been ridiculously good for the Marlins since they acquired him from the Pirates for a draft pick in June, posting a 0.48 ERA in 38 innings. But now he’s hurt.

  2. Andrew McCutchen expects to play today

    Aug 27, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT

    andrew mccutchen getty

    The Pirates need McCutchen more than any playoff contender needs any single player.

  3. Angels may pursue Trevor Cahill as Bartolo Colon alternative

    Aug 27, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Trevor Cahill Getty

    With an $11 million salary for next season Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon is apparently out of the Angels’ price range as they try to upgrade the injury wrecked rotation, but Diamondbacks right-hander Trevor Cahill could be an option.

  4. Daniel Hudson pitched last night. He may be pitching in the big leagues again soon

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

    Colorado Rockies v Arizona Diamondbacks

    A guy who has been snakebitten is on his way back to the Snakes.

  5. Madison Bumgarner gets everything but “Buster Hug” in dominant win

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:45 AM EDT

    Madison Bumgarner Getty

    “That game was probably more impressive than a lot of no-hitters.”

  6. John Rocker to join the cast of “Survivor”

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:23 AM EDT

    John Rocker

    We may not have reached the bottom of the barrel yet, but man, we’re getting close.

  7. Cole Hamels is the latest Phillies player who is irked at Ryne Sandberg

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:07 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-08-27 at 9.06.28 AM

    Hamels was removed from last night’s game before he wanted to be. And was all passive-aggressive about it in interviews afterward.

  8. Ned Yost calls out Royals fans for some reason

    Aug 27, 2014, 8:32 AM EDT

    Ned Yost

    There’s cool stuff going on in Kansas City right now. Maybe Ned Yost should focus on the cool stuff.

  9. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 27, 2014, 7:09 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-08-27 at 7.06.37 AM

    I don’t believe in destiny. I don’t believe in fate. I’m even pretty skeptical about momentum and the hot hand. But these Royals are testing my beliefs.

  10. Madison Bumgarner loses perfect game in the eighth

    Aug 27, 2014, 12:14 AM EDT

    madison bumgarner getty

    We interrupt this regular old Tuesday night to inform you that Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is working on a perfect game at San Francisco’s AT&T Park. He has not allowed a hit or a walk through seven innings and he’s thrown just 78 pitches despite striking out nine Colorado hitters. Updates to come.

  11. Yadier Molina to begin rehab assignment Wednesday

    Aug 26, 2014, 11:18 PM EDT

    molina getty

    Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina took a round of batting practice on Tuesday night at Double-A Springfield and has been cleared to catch five or six innings there Wednesday in his first minor league rehab game.

  12. Video: Jonny Gomes lays out to save two runs

    Aug 26, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT

    gomes getty

    He didn’t cover very much ground before the dive, but A’s outfielder Jonny Gomes saved a couple of runs with this two-out grab in the bottom of the third inning Tuesday at Houston’s Minute Maid Park …

  13. Andrew McCutchen departs game versus Cardinals after aggravating injured left rib cage

    Aug 26, 2014, 9:23 PM EDT

    andrew mccutchen getty

    Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen returned in just 15 days from an avulsion fracture in his left rib cage and had hit three home runs in six games since being activated from the disabled list. But he aggravated the injury on this catch against the outfield wall in the third inning Tuesday versus St. Louis …

  14. Joey Votto has resumed light baseball activities

    Aug 26, 2014, 8:56 PM EDT

    joey votto getty

    Joey Votto is finally beginning to make some progress in his recovery from a severe quad strain. According to MLB.com’s Mark Sheldon, the Reds first baseman began taking dry swings and throwing lightly on Tuesday afternoon.

  15. Video: Anthony Rizzo slugs his 30th home run

    Aug 26, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

    anthony rizzo getty

    Watch as Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo reaches 30 home runs for the first time in his young career with this moonshot to the right-center field seats at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park …

  16. Starlin Castro activated from the bereavement list

    Aug 26, 2014, 7:17 PM EDT

    starlin castro cubs getty

    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro flew home to the Dominican Republic last Wednesday following the death of his cousin and three close friends in a car wreck. He is back in the Cubs’ lineup Tuesday, having been activated from the bereavement list.

  17. Yordano Ventura scratched from his scheduled Wednesday start due to mid-back stiffness

    Aug 26, 2014, 6:32 PM EDT

    yordano ventura getty

    From Blair Kerkhoff of the Kansas City Star comes word that Yordano Ventura has been scratched from his scheduled Wednesday start against the Twins due to stiffness around the middle of his back. Liam Hendriks will pitch in his place.

  18. Mariners extend general manager Jack Zduriencik’s contract

    Aug 26, 2014, 5:50 PM EDT

    jack zduriencik getty

    Not so long ago Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik was on the hot seat–and rightfully so, after four consecutive losing seasons–but then he broke the bank for Robinson Cano this offseason and now the Mariners are 71-59.

  19. Mark Cuban has Bud Selig derangement syndrome

    Aug 26, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT

    Mark Cuban horizontal

    Mark Cuban may have good reason not to like Bud Selig. But if he’s going to go after him, he should at least do so with facts, not fantasy.

  20. David Wright is out of the Mets’ lineup and admits his shoulder is “not 100 percent”

    Aug 26, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT

    New York Mets v Miami Marlins

    Recently there have been conflicting reports about the status of David Wright’s injured shoulder, but the Mets third baseman is out of the lineup tonight for the second straight game and admitted that he’s still hurting.

Featured video

Who are the favorites for Rookie of the Year?
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. J. Soler (3927)
  2. Y. Molina (2892)
  3. R. Castillo (2842)
  4. B. Posey (2258)
  5. A. Rizzo (2168)
  1. J. Ellsbury (2166)
  2. M. Cabrera (1931)
  3. D. Murphy (1931)
  4. A. Dunn (1924)
  5. D. Wright (1915)