Any Major League

Latest stories

8h
Los Angeles Times
Big difference isn't big hits for DodgersThe Washington Nationals were going to run away with the National League East.
Big difference isn't big hits for Dodgers
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The Washington Nationals were going to run away with the National League East. The Boston Red Sox wisely dropped $200 million on Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval. The new-look Dodgers had no power. So much for Christmas wisdom. The Nationals are a... Read more
2d
Denver Post
Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninth in 4-3 winPITTSBURGH — Spoiler alert. The Rockies almost mounted a shocking comeback Sat
Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninth in 4-3 win
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
PITTSBURGH — Spoiler alert. The Rockies almost mounted a shocking comeback Saturday night at PNC Park against the Pirates' iron-clad bullpen. Almost. Nick Hundley hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Pirates closer Mark Melancon to take a... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Denver Post
Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninthPITTSBURGH — Spoiler alert. The Rockies almost mounted a shocking comeback Sat
Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninth
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
PITTSBURGH — Spoiler alert. The Rockies almost mounted a shocking comeback Saturday night at PNC Park. Almost. Nick Hundley hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Pittsburgh Pirates closer Mark Melancon to take a bite out of the Pirates'... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Long live The King … and his CourtWhen it comes to fanaticism, ISIS has nothing on sports fans, and when I say sp
Long live The King … and his Court
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
When it comes to fanaticism, ISIS has nothing on sports fans, and when I say sports fans, I don't mean the casual ones but the 100 percent, dyed-in-the-spandex variety. Admittedly, sports fans are less violent - British soccer thugs and the... Read more
16d
Los Angeles Times
Looking ahead at Angels', Dodgers' and other expected California baseball vacanciesJuly is for trades, and for the frenzy of trade talk that precedes the deadline
Looking ahead at Angels', Dodgers' and other expected California baseball vacancies
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
July is for trades, and for the frenzy of trade talk that precedes the deadline at the end of the month. September is for pennant races, and for the frenzy of playoff possibilities and tiebreaker scenarios. August evokes the phrase "dog days,"... Read more
17d
Orange County Register
footer Ryan Doherty finds success in beach volleyball after short baseball careerMANHATTAN BEACH – Ryan Doherty envisioned his athletic career would be atop a s
footer Ryan Doherty finds success in beach volleyball after short baseball career
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
MANHATTAN BEACH – Ryan Doherty envisioned his athletic career would be atop a small mound of compact dirt surrounded by gleaming green fields in major league stadiums. It wasn’t an idle dream. Doherty was an All-American pitcher at Notre Dame and... Read more
17 related stories
18d
The Daily Jeffersonian
Alvarez HR in 7-run 1st, Pirates end long losing skid in St. LouisST. LOUIS (AP) -- Pittsburgh first baseman Pedro Alvarez insists his success ag
Alvarez HR in 7-run 1st, Pirates end long losing skid in St. Louis
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 days ago
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Pittsburgh first baseman Pedro Alvarez insists his success against the St. Louis Cardinals is a fluke. "The level and the focus that I have against them is the same as I have against everyone else," he said, "I treat the game pitch... Read more
127 related stories
18d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Alvarez pounds St. LouisST. LOUIS -- Pittsburgh first baseman Pedro Alvarez insists his success against
Alvarez pounds St. Louis
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
ST. LOUIS -- Pittsburgh first baseman Pedro Alvarez insists his success against the St. Louis Cardinals is a fluke. "The level and the focus that I have against them is the same as I have against everyone else," he said. "I treat the game pitch by... Read more
127 related stories
18d
Weirton Daily Times
COMIN’ AROUND"The level and the focus that I have against them is the same as I have against
COMIN’ AROUND
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
"The level and the focus that I have against them is the same as I have against everyone else," he said, "I treat the game pitch by pitch, just like I do in every game." Whatever the reason, Alvarez continues to pound on the NL Central leaders. He... Read more
127 related stories
18d
The Fremont Argus
MLB: Red-hot Cubs whip BrewersCubs 9, Brewers 2: Kyle Schwarber hit two homers and drove in four runs, Jon Le
MLB: Red-hot Cubs whip Brewers
The Fremont Argus / Posted 18 days ago
Cubs 9, Brewers 2: Kyle Schwarber hit two homers and drove in four runs, Jon Lester won his fourth straight decision and Chicago won its seventh in a row and 13th out of 14. The Cubs, holding the lead for the second N.L. wild-card spot, completed... Read more
179 related stories
18d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Pirates end long losing skid in St. LouisAlvarez home run keys early lead Associated Press ST. LOUIS Pittsburgh first
Pirates end long losing skid in St. Louis
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
Alvarez home run keys early lead Associated Press ST. LOUIS Pittsburgh first baseman Pedro Alvarez insists his success against the St. Louis Cardinals is a fluke. “The level and the focus that I have against them is the same as I have against... Read more
127 related stories
18d
WPXI Pittsburgh
Lynn hammered in 1st in Cards 10-5 loss to PiratesSt. Louis right-hander Lance Lynn didn't sugar coat his thoughts about Thursday
Lynn hammered in 1st in Cards 10-5 loss to Pirates
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
St. Louis right-hander Lance Lynn didn't sugar coat his thoughts about Thursday night's performance. "It was terrible, plain and simple," Lynn said. "You give up seven runs and don't get out of the first inning, that's a poor effort and that's what... Read more
127 related stories
20d
The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians notes: Jason Kipnis could return next weekJason Kipnis took grounders before the Indians� Aug. 11 game against the Yankee
Cleveland Indians notes: Jason Kipnis could return next week
The News-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Jason Kipnis took grounders before the Indians� Aug. 11 game against the Yankees. He has been sidelined since Aug. 2 with inflammation in his throwing shoulder. He was the designated hitter in three of the five games he played before being placed on... Read more
20d
The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians notes: Jason Kipnis could return next weekJason Kipnis took grounders before the Indians� Aug. 11 game against the Yankee
Cleveland Indians notes: Jason Kipnis could return next week
The Morning Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Jason Kipnis took grounders before the Indians� Aug. 11 game against the Yankees. He has been sidelined since Aug. 2 with inflammation in his throwing shoulder. He was the designated hitter in three of the five games he played before being placed on... Read more
22d
The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians notes: New faces producing in first games with TribeCleveland Indians' Abraham Almonte rounds the bases after hitting a two run hom
Cleveland Indians notes: New faces producing in first games with Tribe
The Morning Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Cleveland Indians' Abraham Almonte rounds the bases after hitting a two run home run off Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes during the third inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane) A change of... Read more
34 related stories
22d
The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians notes: New faces producing in first games with TribeCleveland Indians' Abraham Almonte rounds the bases after hitting a two run hom
Cleveland Indians notes: New faces producing in first games with Tribe
The News-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Cleveland Indians' Abraham Almonte rounds the bases after hitting a two run home run off Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes during the third inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane) A change of... Read more
34 related stories
25d
ESPN
Boston mayor Marty Walsh wants ban on chewing tobacco at ballparks, including Fenway ParkBOSTON -- From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diamonds across the city,
Boston mayor Marty Walsh wants ban on chewing tobacco at ballparks, including Fenway Park
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
BOSTON -- From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diamonds across the city, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh is calling for a ban on dip, snuff and chewing tobacco. With former Red Sox pitcher and mouth cancer survivor Curt Schilling at his side, the... Read more
114 related stories
25d
WLUC Marquette
Ban Smokeless Tobacco From Stadiums?Vote in the FOX UP Daily Pulse From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diam
Ban Smokeless Tobacco From Stadiums?
WLUC Marquette / Posted 25 days ago
Vote in the FOX UP Daily Pulse From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diamonds across the city, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh is calling for a ban on dip, snuff and chewing tobacco. (AP) -- With former Red Sox pitcher and mouth cancer survivor... Read more
114 related stories
25d
Boston Herald
Chili Davis with Hanley Ramirez on slumpNEW YORK — Hanley Ramirez hasn’t shown it lately, but he still has power. A lot
Chili Davis with Hanley Ramirez on slump
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK — Hanley Ramirez hasn’t shown it lately, but he still has power. A lot of power. Too much power. “Two guys’ amount of power,” said Chili Davis, the Red Sox hitting coach. Every time he takes a swing there’s a coin flip’s chance his helmet... Read more
26d
New Jersey Herald
Boston mayor wants ban on chewing tobacco at ballparksBOSTON (AP) - From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diamonds across the ci
Boston mayor wants ban on chewing tobacco at ballparks
New Jersey Herald / Posted 26 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - From storied Fenway Park to youth baseball diamonds across the city, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh is calling for a ban on dip, snuff and chewing tobacco. With former Red Sox pitcher and mouth cancer survivor Curt Schilling at his side,... Read more
114 related stories
26d
Boston Herald
Chili Davis keeps in contactNEW YORK — Hanley Ramirez hasn’t shown it lately, but he still has power. A lot
Chili Davis keeps in contact
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
NEW YORK — Hanley Ramirez hasn’t shown it lately, but he still has power. A lot of power. Too much power. “Two guys’ amount of power,” said Chili Davis, the Red Sox hitting coach. Every time he takes a swing there’s a coin flip’s chance his helmet... Read more
26d
Boston Globe
What it feels like to be aged out of your Baseball Hall of Fame voteI recently lost the right to vote, but only in baseball, so it didn’t hurt too
What it feels like to be aged out of your Baseball Hall of Fame vote
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
I recently lost the right to vote, but only in baseball, so it didn’t hurt too much. The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, to give that institution its full name, recently announced it had changed its eligibility rules for the voters who... Read more
29d
Pilipino Star
World Cup bid: Now is the timeMANILA, Philippines - Jimmy Alapag, known for hitting the big shots on the cour
World Cup bid: Now is the time
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Jimmy Alapag, known for hitting the big shots on the court, delivered the biggest message in last night’s sendoff for the Philippine bid to host the 2019 FIBA World Cup. The small but distinguished Philippine delegation leaves... Read more
12 related stories
30d
Philly.com
Alfaro's bat could dictate future verdict of tradeDid the Phillies get enough in return for pitcher Cole Hamels? Alfaro, who cou
Alfaro's bat could dictate future verdict of trade
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Did the Phillies get enough in return for pitcher Cole Hamels? Alfaro, who could miss the rest of this season because of a left-ankle injury suffered June 10, hit 18 home runs over 113 games across three levels as a 20-year-old, and 17 long balls... Read more
92 related stories
1m
San Diego Padres
Padres acquire LHP Marc Rzepczynski from Cleveland IndiansSAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres today announced that they have acquired left-h
Padres acquire LHP Marc Rzepczynski from Cleveland Indians
San Diego Padres / Posted a month ago
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres today announced that they have acquired left-handed relief pitcher Marc Rzepczynski from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfielder Abraham Almonte. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the... Read more
140 related stories
m
San Francisco Giants
Giants acquire RHP Mike Leake from Reds in exchange for Minor League IF Adam Duvall and RHP Keury MellaThe San Diego, California native has logged at least 7.0 innings in 11 of his 2
Giants acquire RHP Mike Leake from Reds in exchange for Minor League IF Adam Duvall and RHP Keury Mella
San Francisco Giants / Posted 1 months ago
The San Diego, California native has logged at least 7.0 innings in 11 of his 21 starts this season, including 8.0+ innings in seven of those 21 assignments. Entering today his 136.2 innings pitched ranked as the fifth-most among National League... Read more
36 related stories

People in this news