Aug 15, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT
After taking more than a month off to recuperate from an elbow injury, Ricky Nolasco will return to the Twins’ rotation for tonight’s game against the Royals.
Aug 15, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT
If you haven’t been paying attention to Mo’Ne Davis in the Little League World Series, she gave you a big reason with her performance against Nashville on Friday.
Aug 15, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT
The Dodgers added yet more pitching depth, acquiring Justin Germano from the Rangers.
Aug 15, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT
Shane Robinson over Oscar Taveras?
Aug 15, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT
Fried was the No. 7 overall pick in the 2012 draft out of high school and ranked among Baseball America’s top 100 prospects heading into both last season and this season.
Aug 15, 2014, 3:37 PM EDT
It didn’t help the Bambino, but it may have played some role in helping cancer patients who came after him.
Aug 15, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT
Bourn missed six weeks this time around and has struggled with hamstring injuries since last season.
Aug 15, 2014, 2:58 PM EDT
Joe Posnanski ranks all 30 MLB ballparks. Spoiler alert: Wrigley Field is No. 1.
Aug 15, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT
There are so many great ballparks in baseball right now, but Wrigley more than any of them – more even than Fenway Park, I think, though that’s a great debate – is the one that clings hardest to the past.
Aug 15, 2014, 2:44 PM EDT
Encarnacion was having a monster season before the injury, hitting .277 with 26 homers and a league-high .979 OPS in 88 games.
Aug 15, 2014, 2:19 PM EDT
Next year every ballpark will have them.
Aug 15, 2014, 1:11 PM EDT
Never pass up a chance to use the Smug Bud pic. Never.
Aug 15, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT
Johnson got released by the A’s after posting a 7.14 ERA in 38 appearances.
Aug 15, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT
Jackson cracked Baseball America’s top-100 prospects list in 2010, 2011, and 2012–ranking 35th overall in the final year–and made his MLB debut as a 23-year-old in 2012.
Aug 15, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT
Buxton collided full-speed with the right fielder while trying to make a diving catch and was unconscious for several minutes before being taken by ambulance to a hospital.
Aug 15, 2014, 11:07 AM EDT
Wait, why is Mickey Mantle’s pic on a post about underrated players?
Aug 15, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT
Between Double-A and Triple-A the 22-year-old third baseman is now hitting .336 with 40 homers, 33 doubles, 74 walks, 15 steals, and a 1.126 OPS in 122 games.
Aug 15, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT
Carlos Gonzalez will join teammate Troy Tulowitzki on the sidelines for the remainder of the year.
Aug 15, 2014, 9:48 AM EDT
That’s the opener to Murray Chass’ excellent analysis of yesterday’s commissioner vote. An analysis which should be the blueprint for how one approaches issues relating to baseball’s owners and the game’s governance.
Aug 15, 2014, 9:24 AM EDT
Why Derek Jeter deserves to play in October during his final season when most greats don’t is beyond me.
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