Skip to content
  1. Marlins promote Brad Penny from Single-A to Triple-A ahead of opt-out date

    Jul 9, 2014, 1:20 PM EDT

    Detroit Tigers v Baltimore Orioles

    Brad Penny has been impressive enough after signing a minor-league contract with the Marlins last month that they’ve promoted the 35-year-old right-hander from Single-A to Triple-A.

  2. Carl Crawford is ready to return, but the Dodgers aren’t planning to play him

    Jul 9, 2014, 12:46 PM EDT

    Carl Crawford

    Carl Crawford’s ankle injury led to Matt Kemp coming off the bench and rejoining the Dodgers’ starting lineup, but now that Crawford is ready to return it sounds like he’ll be the one on the bench most days.

  3. There’s “lots of interest in John Lackey”

    Jul 9, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    John Lackey Getty

    Understandable, but it would be pretty darn surprising if he were dealt.

  4. Rangers likely to shop Neal Cotts and Jason Frasor

    Jul 9, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

    Houston Astros v Texas Rangers

    Texas has the second-worst record in the league at 38-52 and when the Rangers start selling off veterans near the trade deadline T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports that relievers Jason Frasor and Neal Cotts will likely be on the block.

  5. What if Jose Abreu had chosen the Red Sox over the White Sox?

    Jul 9, 2014, 11:51 AM EDT

    Jose Abreu

    Jose Abreu has enjoyed his first look at Fenway Park, the historic venue that very nearly was his home.

  6. Red Sox demote Brandon Workman to Triple-A

    Jul 9, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

    World Series - St Louis Cardinals v Boston Red Sox - Game Two

    Brandon Workman has done a solid job for the Red Sox, posting a 4.13 ERA in 52 innings split between the rotation and bullpen, but the 25-year-old right-hander has been optioned back to Triple-A following last night’s loss to the White Sox.

  7. Video: Kurt Suzuki has quick reflexes

    Jul 9, 2014, 11:02 AM EDT

    Suzuki

    And presents us with a philosophical question

  8. Cubs call up prospect Arismendy Alcantara for MLB debut

    Jul 9, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Arismendy Alcantara Cubs

    Second baseman Darwin Barney is on paternity leave and to replace him on the roster the Cubs have called up one of their many top-ranked position player prospects, Arismendy Alcantara, from Triple-A.

  9. Jose Reyes has been playing through a shoulder injury for a month

    Jul 9, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Jose Reyes AP

    Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes committed throwing errors in back-to-back games Sunday and Monday, giving him eight throwing errors on the season compared to a career-high of nine.

  10. David Ortiz is not pleased that his name got pulled into the John Lackey-Nelson Cruz thing

    Jul 9, 2014, 9:40 AM EDT

    David Ortiz Getty

    And he’s right to not be pleased. Even if he (and everyone else in this littler drama) is being pretty lame.

  11. If you’re in Japan, join Andruw Jones for “World Beer & Meat Festival”

    Jul 9, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

    andruw jones getty

    Beer. Meat. Memories of a dude who was friggin’ amazing once upon a time, but whom we all seem to have forgotten.

  12. Rockies owner Dick Monfort to angry Rockies fan: “don’t come!”

    Jul 9, 2014, 8:23 AM EDT

    rockies logo

    Don’t worry, Mr. Monfort. They’re way ahead of you.

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

    Jul 9, 2014, 6:54 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-07-09 at 6.12.39 AM

    This was Jacob deGrom’s best performance since he played Jim Morrison in that Oliver Stone Doors flick.

  14. CSNBayArea’s exclusive interview with Billy Beane

    Jul 8, 2014, 11:59 PM EDT

    a's logo

    Here’s part one of an exclusive interview that Joe Stiglich of CSNBayArea.com conducted this week with Billy Beane, general manager of the team with the best record in the majors …

  15. VIDEO: Miguel Cabrera cranks an RBI triple

    Jul 8, 2014, 11:03 PM EDT

    miguel cabrera getty

    Watch as Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera finds Comerica Park’s right-center field gap and races in front of a looping throw for a seventh-inning triple Tuesday night against the Dodgers …

  16. Cole Hamels can be traded to nine teams without consent

    Jul 8, 2014, 10:20 PM EDT

    cole hamels getty

    When left-hander Cole Hamels inked a six-year, $144 million contract extension with the Phillies in late July 2012, he was given the right to veto a trade to 20 out of Major League Baseball’s 30 teams. FOX Sports has dug up nine of the 10 he can be dealt to without consent.

  17. Brian McCann on New York: “I absolutely love it here”

    Jul 8, 2014, 9:31 PM EDT

    brian mccann getty

    Braves first base coach Terry Pendleton told the New York Post earlier this week that he feels like Brian McCann — who’s struggled in his first year with the Yankees — will “never be comfortable” in New York because “New York is not Brian.” McCann was asked about those comments before the Yankees’ game Tuesday evening against the Indians.

  18. Yu Darvish struck in head by batting practice ball

    Jul 8, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT

    darvish getty

    Rangers ace Yu Darvish took a stray batting practice off the side of his head on Tuesday evening, but he’s expected to be fine for his start on Wednesday against the Astros.

Featured video

Yanks, Cards and Reds hit with injury bug
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. J. Nelson (2757)
  2. A. Alcantara (2480)
  3. M. Tanaka (2466)
  4. C. Gonzalez (2279)
  5. B. Hamilton (2233)
  1. M. Trumbo (2103)
  2. V. Martinez (1981)
  3. Y. Molina (1920)
  4. B. Phillips (1850)
  5. C. Lee (1820)