recent articles.en-usRssMeet Anthony Gose: Detroit's new 99 mph-throwing left-handed pitcher | MLB was disappointing as an outfielder, but he is turning heads in his new role.Tue, 23 May 2017 13:51:45 -0400 sending Babe Ruth from Red Sox to Yankees up for auction | MLB sending Ruth to the Yankees led to "The Curse of the Bambino".Tue, 23 May 2017 12:22:33 -0400 sign David Lough to Minor League deal Indians signed journeyman outfielder David Lough to a Minor League deal, the club announced Tuesday. Cleveland assigned Lough to Triple-A Columbus.Tue, 23 May 2017 11:50:00 -0400 Trout is still a more likely Hall of Famer than Bryce Harper | MLB Trout has finished first or second in MVP voting every season but 2011 and is already better sabermetrically than several Hall of Famers. Barring catastrophe, his enshrinement is only a matter of time. The same can’t be said for Bryce Harper, at least not yet.Tue, 23 May 2017 11:21:41 -0400 years later: Shawn Green's epic four-homer, six-hit day against the Brewers | MLB Green's personal slugfest that day in Milwaukee set the MLB record for most total bases in a game.Tue, 23 May 2017 10:49:35 -0400, Cole, Quintana, Gray could be traded Archer can't catch a break. His stuff is nasty. He hit 98 mph on his fastball in the first inning on Sunday against the Yankees, and his slider remains a tight package of pure filth when he needs it to be.Tue, 23 May 2017 10:41:27 -0400 All-Star-caliber players 25 and younger you approached voting for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game presented by MasterCard on July 11 at Marlins Park in Miami a certain way, you could compose an entire ballot of 25-and-under players. You wouldn't have to stretch it, either.Tue, 23 May 2017 10:21:41 -0400 review, MLB umpire reverses call on himself without replay | MLB instant Hunter Wendelstedt signaled an Angels runner safe against the Rays, "I knew that I'd missed it."Tue, 23 May 2017 08:17:39 -0400 Inciarte's five hits lead Braves to win Foltynewicz bested Gerrit Cole through the first five innings and Ender Inciarte recorded a career-best five hits as the Braves received another stellar effort from their bullpen during Monday night's 5-2 win over the Pirates at SunTrust Park.Tue, 23 May 2017 02:01:21 -0400 Greinke strikes out 12 to beat White Sox Greinke continued his recent run of success, allowing one run over 8 2/3 innings as the D-backs beat the White Sox, 5-1, on Monday night at Chase Field.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:51:30 -0400' Zack Greinke earns 4th straight win soon as he popped out of the dugout and started toward the pitcher's mound, the boos began to rain down on D-backs manager Torey Lovullo.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:44:55 -0400 Playoffs: Regardless of circumstance, Warriors prove greatness in sweep of West play who's in front of you, and that's what Golden State did -- and beat everyone it facedTue, 23 May 2017 01:38:42 -0400' Ender Inciarte records five-hit game Inciarte didn't get off to the start he wanted to, but he has begun to turn things around. In the Braves' 5-2 win over the Pirates on Monday, Inciarte recorded the first five-hit game of his career.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:28:08 -0400' Albert Almora Jr. makes 4-star catch Maddon wanted Albert Almora Jr. in the lineup Monday night because of his defense to back up John Lackey, and the Cubs center fielder proved his manager's call correct in the first inning with a stellar catch.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:25:05 -0400 Ross to dance for 'DWTS' crown after perfect first night of season finale | MLB former Cubs catcher had the W flying during his freestyle dance.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:07:29 -0400' Matt Adams hits first Braves homer a chance to digest the significant change he experienced this past weekend and unwind after having Stephen Strasburg serve as his first challenge in Atlanta, a refreshed Matt Adams returned to SunTrust Park on Monday and gave the Braves further reason to believe they were quite fortunate to find him as a temporary replacement for Freddie Freeman.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:05:41 -0400 Corey Dickerson hits birthday leadoff HR his 27th birthday on Monday night, scorching-hot Rays slugger Corey Dickerson started the bottom of the first with his fifth career leadoff home run to get the Rays' offense started.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:04:40 -0400 the Rangers for real? The numbers say no. Texas Rangers are on a roll, winning 11 of 12 games, once again defying their sabermetric expectations.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:02:08 -0400' Brad Peacock fans eight in spot start Peacock hadn't thrown more than 39 pitches in a game this year, while working as a reliever. Yet, in a spot start for Astros ace Dallas Keuchel on Monday, Peacock allowed one hit and carved through the Tigers' power-happy lineup on 70 pitches in 4 1/3 innings, his longest appearance this season.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:40:33 -0400 Hoffman sparkles over 7 after callup Rockies officially recalled right-hander Jeff Hoffman from Triple-A Albuquerque on Monday to start that night's game against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, and optioned outfielder Raimel Tapia to Albuquerque.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:33:58 -0400' Miguel Sano having #ASGWorthy season hitting a bit of a lull offensively, averaging 2.3 runs per game during a six-game stretch from May 12-18, the Twins' offense has been coming around of late. All-Star hopeful Miguel Sano, who leads the Majors in average exit velocity by nearly 4 mph, went 4-for-6 with a two-run homer and three RBIs to lead a 21-hit attack.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:17:10 -0400 claim top spot in MLB Power Rankings a division that has featured a two-team race for several years, the National League West race could end up being a lot more inclusive in 2017.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:12:05 -0400 rout Orioles behind 21 hits to ruin Adam Jones' record-breaking HR | MLB reached season-highs in runs and hits in the football-like 14-7 win.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:01:37 -0400 Cueto, Jon Lester square off on MLB.TV National League Division Series rematch between the Cubs and Giants continues Tuesday with a premier pitching matchup, adding intrigue to what was already the highlight of a jammed-packed Major League schedule.Tue, 23 May 2017 00:00:43 -0400' Didi Gregorius raking vs. lefties shortstop Didi Gregorius has seen a steady improvement at the plate in his two-plus seasons in pinstripes, with his most significant strides coming against left-handed pitching.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:58:10 -0400 Bochy's Giants set to make late run has been as tough of a start to the season as Bruce Bochy can remember, both on the field and off the field, but that doesn't mean it won't be business as usual for the Giants in August and September.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:42:19 -0400 Peacock, Astros' bullpen 1-hit Tigers took stellar pitching, air-tight defense and one timely hit to get the Astros back on track Monday night at Minute Maid Park.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:22:12 -0400 Panik, Ty Blach carry Giants over Cubs Panik smacked a leadoff home run and an RBI double among his three hits to back Ty Blach and lead the Giants to a 6-4 win over the Cubs on Monday night and get a little payback in the first meeting between the two teams since the National League Division Series.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:18:35 -0400 on pace to set franchise record for HRs during Spring Training, Royals manager Ned Yost marveled at the potential power his lineup might have in 2017.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:15:14 -0400 top Rays by scoring on wild pitch Marte scored on a wild pitch to give the Angels a 3-2 win over the Rays on Monday night at Tropicana Field.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:07:46 -0400 top Indians to take Ohio Cup opener the first time in his brief career, Scott Schebler has slugged a home run in three straight games. Schebler's homer to lead off the bottom of the second inning helped Cincinnati to a 5-1 victory over Cleveland in Monday's Ohio Cup series opener.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:06:03 -0400 bats relentless in win over Phillies Rockies continued to play Monday night like the best team in the National League.Mon, 22 May 2017 23:04:59 -0400 erupt in middle innings to drop Orioles Twins roared back from a five-run deficit, led by Max Kepler's homer and four-RBI night, en route to totaling a season-high 21-hit output and cruising past the Orioles, 14-7, on Monday night at Camden Yards.Mon, 22 May 2017 22:42:05 -0400 hit 3 home runs in win vs. Royals Gregorius hit a go-ahead homer, Brett Gardner continued his power surge and the Yankees got the benefit of a close call at first base to defeat the Royals, 4-2, on Monday at Yankee Stadium.Mon, 22 May 2017 22:36:36 -0400' Kyle Hendricks isn't worry for club you're a fan, your job is to freak out. So far there have been plenty of reasons for Cubs fans to be anxious about the club's chances at another World Series run.Mon, 22 May 2017 22:36:05 -0400' Jordy Mercer leaves with hand injury shortstop Jordy Mercer was removed during the seventh inning of Monday's game against the Braves due to right hand discomfort. Mercer's status is day to day, the club announced.Mon, 22 May 2017 22:33:06 -0400​Aaron Judge gets his own special section at Yankee Stadium | MLB Yankees on Monday unveiled an 18-seat section in the right field stands of their ballpark to promote rising star Aaron Judge.Mon, 22 May 2017 22:07:32 -0400 Moncada in Chicago for checkup on thumb Moncada was in Chicago Monday, and news quickly traveled across social media in the morning. But the top-rated prospect in baseball, per, was not looking for a new residence in preparation for a White Sox caMon, 22 May 2017 21:39:52 -0400' Randall Delgado to start vs. Chicago Delgado will get the start in place of the injured Taijuan Walker on Wednesday afternoon when the D-backs wrap up a three-game series with the White Sox.Mon, 22 May 2017 21:22:39 -0400 Sox Carlos Rodon progressing in rehab from biceps bursitis has not exactly gone as Carlos Rodon envisioned when he went on the disabled list prior to the start of the 2017 season.Mon, 22 May 2017 21:04:36 -0400 Span sitting out with left thumb injury fielder Denard Span is expected to miss at least a couple of games with discomfort and inflammation in his left thumb.Mon, 22 May 2017 21:00:55 -0400, haters, but Stephen Curry's taste in frozen pizza is actually extremely good Warriors guard is a Red Baron fan -- and there's nothing wrong with thatMon, 22 May 2017 20:55:00 -0400 Zobrist explains leading off with Cubs Zobrist said moving to the leadoff spot can be harder for some players because it can be difficult facing a pitcher before seeing any pitches to get the timing down. There's also a mental aspect that comes into play -- a dilemma every hitter faces when leading off.Mon, 22 May 2017 20:51:47 -0400' David Freese, Clint Hurdle ejected baseman David Freese and manager Clint Hurdle were ejected during the fourth inning of the Pirates' game against the Braves on Monday night at SunTrust Park.Mon, 22 May 2017 20:50:17 -0400 Yankee Stadium now has 'The Judge's Chambers' in right-field seats section is in honor of, obviously, Aaron JudgeMon, 22 May 2017 20:40:56 -0400 Game 4: Score, highlights, updates, live blog for Western Conference finals Warriors try to sweep the Spurs and advance to the NBA FinalsMon, 22 May 2017 20:32:00 -0400 Rodriguez thankful for Pirates' support Sean Rodriguez had surgery to repair a torn left rotator cuff on Feb. 14 following a fatal car crash in Miami, the Braves initially projected the Pirates' former super-utility man would miss the entire season.Mon, 22 May 2017 20:29:13 -0400 may push back against Chicago-area course designed by Tiger Woods seems to be a bit of dissension about a Tiger-designed course in ChicagoMon, 22 May 2017 20:03:41 -0400 Jones has most homers at Camden Yards center fielder Adam Jones is the new home run leader at Camden Yards.Mon, 22 May 2017 20:03:22 -0400 Revere compares Mike Trout, Bryce Harper Revere is one of nine players who have played with Bryce Harper and Mike Trout, two of the most recognizable players in baseball.Mon, 22 May 2017 20:01:39 -0400 option C.J. Cron to Triple-A Salt Lake Monday, the Angels optioned C.J. Cron, who'd been a fixture in the team's first base/designated-hitter mix for the better part of four seasons, to Triple-A Salt Lake.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:51:02 -0400 open Hope Week at Bronx Zoo García's hero was by his side as he watched the gorillas with awe at the Bronx Zoo. And he wasn't referring to one of the four Yankees stars touring the Congo exhibit with him.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:37:24 -0400' Anibal Sanchez sent to Triple-A Toledo Sanchez is a starting pitcher again, but now for Triple-A Toledo. The struggling Tigers right-hander accepted an optional assignment to the Mud Hens on Monday, the latest step to try to rekindle the career of the former American League ERA champion.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:34:13 -0400' Tony Watson managing contact better Watson's lower strikeout rate may indicate he's missing fewer bats. But the Pirates closer is also missing fewer barrels this season.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:26:27 -0400 to hire Raptors GM Jeff Weltman as new president of basketball operations Weltman worked in the Toronto front office for four yearsMon, 22 May 2017 19:25:00 -0400 Thomas celebrated with Celtics on FaceTime after their Game 3 win All-Star guard was not with the team in Cleveland after a hip injury knocked him out of the playoffsMon, 22 May 2017 19:22:00 -0400 Kawhi Leonard to miss Game 4 with ankle injury Leonard will be out yet again due to an ankle injuryMon, 22 May 2017 19:19:34 -0400 Kluber ready to begin rehab assignment Kluber is one step closer to returning to the rotation. The Tribe ace completed another bullpen session with no issues on Monday in Cleveland and is on target to make a Minor League rehab assignment with Triple-A Columbus.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:01:31 -0400' Julio Teheran seeks to solve home woes of completing his normal side session in the bullpen Sunday morning, Julio Teheran took advantage of a chance to find comfort with the SunTrust Park mound, upon which he has routinely encountered frustration this year.Mon, 22 May 2017 19:00:56 -0400 Gordon's wife gives birth to baby girl left fielder Alex Gordon and his wife, Jamie, welcomed their third child to the world Monday, a girl named Joey Lynn.Mon, 22 May 2017 18:57:15 -0400 Baseball: Eight sell-high hitters whose breakthroughs I'm not fully buying, highlighted by Miguel Sano, Avisail Garcia and Kevin Pillar've seen a number of hitters far exceed our expectations this year, and some of those performances will ultimately stick. Then again, some won't. Our Scott White still has reservations about these eight.Mon, 22 May 2017 18:53:00 -0400' Masahiro Tanaka healthy, focused Tanaka said that his last two starts qualify as one of the worst slumps of his career, but the Yankees right-hander maintains that he is healthy and will spend the next few days focusing on how to produce better results against the Royals on Thursday.Mon, 22 May 2017 18:52:40 -0400 recall top prospect Jeff Hoffman Rockies officially recalled right-hander Jeff Hoffman from Triple-A Albuquerque on Monday to start that night's game against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, and optioned outfielder Raimel Tapia to Albuquerque.Mon, 22 May 2017 17:23:52 -0400 option C.J. Cron to Triple-A Salt Lake Monday, the Angels optioned C.J. Cron, who'd been a fixture in the team's first base/designated-hitter mix for the better part of four seasons, to Triple-A Salt Lake.Mon, 22 May 2017 14:41:58 -0400