• Thousands Of Dodgers' Fans Thinking Of Traveling To Anaheim Just To Boo Astros During Season Opener

    Total Pro Sports "Los Angeles Dodgers fans are still not happy as the fallout continues from Major League Baseball’s closing their investigation and punishing the Houston Astros for their part in a wide ranging sign-stealing scheme that has seen 3 managers and one GM lose their job. The 2017..." January 21

  • Will Pedro Martinez Get Same Scrutiny for Mike Fiers Comments as Jessica Mendoza Did?

    The Big Lead "Last week, the sports world was aghast at negative comments that ESPN Sunday Night Baseball analyst Jessica Mendoza made about Mike Fiers and whistleblowing on his former Astros teammates for cheating. This quickly turned into a discussion about conflicts of interest because of her..." January 21

  • Full 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame Voting Results Revealed

    12 Up "The Baseball Writers Association of America announced the results of the Baseball Hall of Fame voting today, and two former MLB stars have received the necessary numbers to be voted into Cooperstown. In order to be elected to the Hall of Fame, a player must be selected on..." January 21

  • Yankees great Derek Jeter elected to Hall of Fame, one vote short of unanimously

    NBC News "Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, who thrived under the city's unforgiving lights and lived up to the impossible expectations of some of professional sports' most demanding fans, was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday — and was just one vote short of a..." January 21

  • Larry Walker elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

    Denver Post "Larry Walker was an electrifying, unforgettable baseball player. Tuesday, he became an immortal when he was elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in his 10th and final year on the ballot. When Walker is formally inducted July 26 in Cooperstown, N.Y., he will be the first..." January 21

  • Meghan King Edmonds Says Ex Jim Edmonds Is Dating a Woman They Had a Threesome with

    People "Meghan King Edmonds is sharing shocking details about her estranged husband Jim Edmonds‘ new relationship. The Real Housewives of Orange County alum revealed on the latest episode of her podcast Intimate Knowledge that Jim, 49, is dating a woman..." January 21

  • Baseball Hall of Fame voting results 2020: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens make slight gains, but fall short again

    CBS Sports "On Tuesday, the Baseball Writers' Association of America announced its most recent Hall of Fame election results. Per the rules, a player needs at least 75 percent of the vote in order to be enshrined, and at least five percent to remain on the ballot. Players are limited to 10 years..." January 21

  • Larry Walker’s Absurd Shirt After Hall Of Fame Election Sets Twitter Ablaze

    NESN "Larry Walker received the phone call of his life Tuesday, and he answered it in his Sunday best. Walker was inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame, along with fellow recipient Derek Jeter. But unlike Jeter, Walker took the call and followed it up with an interview on MLB Network..." January 21

  • MILB Announces ‘Mayors’ Task Force To Save Minor League Baseball’

    Sportsnaut "As MILB fans and organizations continue to fight against MLB’s proposal to eliminate 42 minor-league teams, several mayors are now taking their own action to preserve baseball in their communities. In an announcement released with MILB, the mayors of Chattanooga, Tenn.,..." January 21

  • Marcell Ozuna, Braves Agree to 1-Year, $18M Contract

    Bleacher Report "The Atlanta Braves landed outfielder Marcell Ozuna on a one-year deal worth $18 million, the club announced Tuesday.  Ozuna is coming off an up-and-down two seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals after the Miami Marlins traded..." January 21

  • LA City Council votes to give Dodgers World Series trophies

    Larry Brown Sports "Dodgers fans can’t help but feel like they were cheated out of multiple World Series titles after the Houston Astros were caught cheating and the Boston Red Sox are facing similar allegations, and the city of Los Angeles is working tirelessly to make its residents feel..." January 21

  • Phillies Reportedly Sign Reliever Bud Norris

    12 Up "One of the downfalls of the Phillies in the 2019 season was certainly their multiple weaknesses in the bullpen. Manager Joe Girardi and his braintrust have addressed that need once again on Tuesday, securing the signing of another veteran arm. Philadelphia signed..." January 21

  • Red Sox trade Travis Lakins to the Cubs; Bobby Poyner outrighted to Pawtucket

    Over The Monster "The Red Sox have been working a lot over the last few weeks to remake the bottom of their 40-man roster, churning a lot of new names in and old names out. Recently, that included acquisitions of pitchers Matt Hall and Jeffrey Springs, which in turn resulted..." January 21

  • Pedro Martinez: 'Mike Fiers broke the rules' in the clubhouse

    The Score "Pedro Martinez agrees with Major League Baseball cleaning up the game and punishing the Houston Astros for illegal sign-stealing, but he doesn't like the way Mike Fiers went about his whistle-blowing. "If he was to do it when he was playing for the Houston Astros I would say..." January 21

  • Dustin Pedroia suffers another ‘significant’ setback with knee

    TSN "Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia suffered a significant setback of his knee injury, according to a report from Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe. "His availability for at least spring training is questionable," Abraham added. "Pedroia is discussing..." January 21

  • 3 Reasons Nolan Arenado Drama is Entirely the Rockies' Fault

    12 Up "The Rockies may claim Nolan Arenado is off the market, but the slugger's comments suggest the exact opposite. Arenado feels disrespected, and he has every right to think that way given how the franchise has treated him since signing him to an eight-year, $260 million contract last..." January 21

  • Jake Faria clears waivers, outrighted to Triple-A

    Brew Crew Ball "It turns out the Brewers won’t be losing the player they got in exchange for Jesus Aguilar in the middle of last season, after all, adding some pitching depth to the minor league level. Jake Faria was designated for assignment when the Brewers..." January 21

  • Giants claim Luis Madero, another Angels right-hander

    San Francisco Chronicle "Always looking for depth, the Giants on Tuesday claimed right-handed starter Luis Madero on waivers from the Angels, swapping him in for another pitcher they’d claimed from the same team last week. " January 21

  • Latest On Nolan Arenado’s Relationship With Rockies

    MLB Trade Rumors "There have been plenty of recent trade rumors centering on Rockies superstar Nolan Arenado, but the saga took a particularly interesting turn Monday. Shortly after general manager Jeff Bridich indicated the Rockies don’t plan to part with Arenado prior to the season, the third..." January 21

  • How Patrick Mahomes could've ended up a Tiger

    MLB.com "Tim Grieve can feel his busy season approaching. While Michigan is covered in snow, it’s nearing baseball season in Texas. And as a Tigers crosschecker, Grieve has college and high school prospects to begin tracking again. Still, as he enjoyed one of his last remaining free..." January 21

  • Coors Field complicates debate on Larry Walker’s ‘holy grail’ talent

    Sportsnet "It was like a soundtrack to your nightmare if you were an opposing pitcher at Coors Field. A symphony from ERA hell. Ozzy’s “Crazy Train” whenever Larry Walker came to the plate, Peter Gabriel’s “Sledgehammer” whenever Father of Bo walked up with his..." January 21

  • Latest On Yoenis Cespedes’ Recovery

    The Union Journal "Injuries have actually thwarted Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes‘ occupation over the previous couple periods, however the 34- year-old is lastly proceeding towards a go back to a big league ruby. On Monday, Cespedes tweeted a video clip of himself dashing, turning a bat and..." January 21

  • Astros To Interview Jeff Banister

    Larry Brown Sports "The Houston Astros are eyeing a former American League West division rival. Mark Berman of FOX 26 Houston reported on Monday that the Astros have contacted ex-Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister, who will interview with team officials next week as they continue to search for..." January 21

  • White Sox Sign Adalberto Mejia, Drew Anderson, Matt Skole

    MLB Trade Rumors "The White Sox announced a series of minor league signings Tuesday, including the yet-unreported additions of left-hander Adalberto Mejia, right-hander Drew Anderson, corner infielder Matt Skole and outfielder Jaycob Brugman. They’ll all be in Major League camp this..." January 21

  • Rockies GM Jeff Bridich: Nolan Arenado trade talks off the table

    Denver Post "Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich on Monday put the brakes on the Nolan Arenado trade rumors. Bridich made it clear that the all-star third baseman will be with the Rockies when they open spring training next month in Scottsdale, Ariz. He also made it clear..." January 20

  • Cardinals owner says team is not actively looking to make impact deal

    CBS Sports "By the standards of reigning division champions, the St. Louis Cardinals have had an uncommonly quiet winter. Right now, their notable moves include bringing in Korean lefty Kwang-hyun Kim as a swing man and re-upping with backup catcher Matt Wieters. Despite having an offense in..." January 20

  • Yankees' Gary Sanchez got completely jacked this offseason

    Total Pro Sports "Gary Sanchez clearly decided to work out this offseason..a lot, and possibly with the help of The Rock or Thor. Gary Sánchez and the Yankees agreed to a one-year deal worth $5 million just last week to avoid arbitration. Sanchez, who made less than $700,000 last year, clearly..." January 20

  • Trevor Bauer Finally Realizes Throwing Ball Over Outfield Fence Like a Child May Have Caused Indians to Trade Him

    12 Up "Some would argue the Indians were already looking to trade away All-Star pitcher Trevor Bauer, but everybody remembers the star's final straw in Cleveland last season. Having struggled to replicate numbers from the year prior, Bauer was scheduled to start on the road in..." January 20

  • Felix 'The King' Félix agrees to deal with Braves

    MLB.com "Félix Hernández will have a chance to extend his career when he comes to Spring Training attempting to win a spot in the Braves’ starting rotation. A source told MLB.com the Braves have signed Hernández to a Minor League deal that includes an invitation..." January 20

  • Jason Varitek open to becoming Red Sox manager?

    Larry Brown Sports "As the Boston Red Sox look to replace Alex Cora, another one of their former players could be throwing his hat into the ring. Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported on Monday that Red Sox great Jason Varitek, a beloved figure in Boston, seems more willing to consider managing..." January 20

  • Astros To Interview Eduardo Perez For Managerial Vacancy

    TSN "Add Eduardo Perez to the list of potential managers for the Houston Astros. According to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, the Astros will interview Perez for their managerial vacancy on Tuesday. He previously served as a bench coach under Bo Porter in 2013. Perez joins a..." January 20

  • Reunion? Cubs interested in re-signing Pedro Strop

    NBC Sports Chicago "The Cubs haven't made many transactions this offseason, largely adding low-cost relievers to stockpile potential arms for the big-league bullpen. That trend could soon change, thanks to a familiar face. According to Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith, the Cubs are one of four..." January 20

  • Yadier Molina Discusses Future

    MLB Trade Rumors "As things stand, Cardinals fixture Yadier Molina is slated to enter the 2020 season as a contractual lame duck. But that could change in the coming months, as Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. The 37-year-old Molina, who’ll again pair..." January 20

  • The best new jersey to own on every team

    MLB.com "When Spring Training games begin in a month or so -- it’s that soon! -- you will see the usual jerseys and shirseys in the crowd -- TROUT jerseys in Tempe, MOLINA in Jupiter, JUDGE in Tampa. But anyone can show up in those jerseys. They’ve all owned them for years. The..." January 20

  • Looks Like Justin Verlander is Using a Burner Account to Defend Himself During Astros Scandal

    12 Up "In this age of Antonio Brown lashing out at his critics, and either Adam Gase or Manish Mehta operating an antagonistic pro-Gase Twitter account, separating fact from fiction whenever a new burner account hits the scene is always a mine field. If this latest one if proven to..." January 20

  • 4 things to know about the 2020 Baseball HOF ballot

    The Score "The Baseball Hall of Fame's Class of 2020 will welcome its newest inductees when the results of the Baseball Writers' Association of America vote are announced Tuesday at 6 p.m. ET. Any player who receives at least 75% of the vote will join last month's Modern Era Committee..." January 20

  • Red Sox want to package Mookie Betts with David Price in trade

    Larry Brown Sports "Whichever MLB team winds up trading for Mookie Betts may have to pay something of a tariff for him. ESPN’s Buster Olney reported on Sunday that the Boston Red Sox are seeking to package the former AL MVP with the contract of veteran pitcher David Price. The Red Sox are..." January 20

  • Cardinals to re-sign Matt Wieters

    MSN.com "The Cardinals have agreed to a new contract with catcher Matt Wieters, as per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman.  The deal will pay Wieters $2M in guaranteed money, with another $1M in incentives available.  Wieters is represented by the Boras Corporation. " January 19

  • Royals, Alex Gordon “Getting Close” To Deal

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Royals are “getting close” to a one-year agreement with outfielder Alex Gordon, according to Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com. The financial details of said agreement are yet unknown. Nothing has been finalized yet, but Flanagan expects that an announcement might come in..." January 19

  • Dodgers trade relief pitcher Casey Sadler to the Cubs

    The Sports Daily "The Los Angeles Dodgers traded relief pitcher Casey Sadler of Stillwater, OK to the Chicago Cubs on Friday. In return, the Dodgers received minor league infielder Clayton Daniel, according to ESPN. Sadler shared the 2019 Major League Baseball regular season..." January 19

  • Blue Jays “Checked In” On Francisco Lindor, Had Interest in Didi Gregorius

    Yardbarker "Most of the Blue Jays’ offseason focus has been on obtaining starting pitching, with Travis Shaw standing out as the most significant addition to the position player mix.  However, Toronto has also at least looked into some major upgrades to its everyday lineup,..." January 19

  • Mets Trade Rumors: Starling Marte Talks Revisited with Pirates

    Bleacher Report "The New York Mets have reengaged the Pittsburgh Pirates in trade talks for outfielder Starling Marte. According to MLB insider Robert Murray, no deal is imminent. The Arizona Diamondbacks are also believed to be involved in talks for the..." January 19

  • David Ross relies on staff: 'I don’t believe in autonomy'

    MLB.com "As David Ross prepares for his first season as a manager in the big leagues, the new Cubs skipper has made it no secret that he will rely heavily on his coaching staff as he adjusts to what could be a steep learning curve. Ross -- along with his coaching staff -- met with fans during..." January 19

  • Twins Targeted Zack Wheeler, Madison Bumgarner, Others Before Winning Josh Donaldson Sweepstakes

    MLB Trade Rumors "Before the holidays, the Twins offered Josh Donaldson a four-year, $84MM contract that would have made him the second-highest paid player in team history after Joe Mauer, writes Phil Miller in a profile well worth a read from the Star Tribune. Another interesting tidbit..." January 19

  • The Astros Are Beyond Irresponsible for Not Preparing Their Players to Answer Questions From the Media

    12 Up "It's surprising just how quickly the Houston Astros have gone from the archetype of how to build a successful baseball team to the most irresponsible and scrutinized club in the MLB. At this point, a few Astros players have addressed thee media in regards to the controversial..." January 19

  • CC Sabathia has great reaction to Jose Altuve’s World Series guarantee

    Larry Brown Sports "CC Sabathia isn’t doing much to hide his disgust toward the Houston Astros or the team’s response to the cheating scandal. At the team’s fan event on Saturday, many Astros players made their first public comments on the matter since the team was disciplined for..." January 18

  • Dusty Baker Will Reportedly Interview for Astros Manager Job

    12 Up "The Houston Astros don't seem content with interim manager Joe Espada as AJ Hinch's long-term replacement, so they're on the hunt for a different kind of solution. Right on cue, Dusty Baker, who last managed the Washington Nationals in 2017, is next on the list of..." January 18

  • Blue Jays Sign Ryan Dull To Minor League Deal

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Blue Jays are have signed free-agent right-hander Ryan Dull to a minor league contract, according to Robert Murray. The deal comes with an invite to Major League camp. " January 18

  • Blue Jays’ Randal Grichuk wants Astros stripped of 2017 title

    Yardbarker "There seems to be a growing consensus among some MLB players that the Houston Astros weren’t punished harshly enough for their 2017 electronic sign-stealing operation. " January 18

  • Blue Jays sign former All-Star Panik to minor-league deal

    The Score "The Toronto Blue Jays and former All-Star second baseman Joe Panik agreed on a minor-league contract that includes an invitation to spring training, a source told Rob Longley of the Toronto Sun. Panik will earn $2.85 million in 2020 if he's in the majors,..." January 18