1. Tucker Day to Day After Being Hit on Right Hand with Pitch

    Astros outfield prospect Preston Tucker is day to day with a contusion on his right hand after he was hit by a pitch in the sixth inning of Saturday's 9-4 loss to the Yankees at Osceola County Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  2. Angels' Garrett Richards Moves Closer to Return from Knee Surgery

    Garrett Richards took another significant step in his return from left-knee surgery on Saturday, throwing 30 pitches during his first live batting-practice session of the spring and saying he “felt great” afterward...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 684 reads 0 comments

  3. Reddick to Miss 2 Weeks with Oblique Strain

    A's right fielder Josh Reddick is suddenly questionable for Opening Day. Manager Bob Melvin revealed Saturday that Reddick is "going to be out a little bit longer than we anticipated" with a right oblique strain...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 days ago 465 reads 0 comments

  4. Yu Darvish Injury Update: Rangers P Could Miss at Least 4 Months with UCL Sprain

    Almost everything that could have gone wrong for the Texas Rangers in 2014 did. Unfortunately, it appears as though the bad luck has already returned in 2015, as ace starting pitcher Yu Darvish is likely to miss a significant amount of time...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 16,902 reads 4 comments

  5. McClendon Dismisses Concerns over Marte's Early Defensive Problems

    PEORIA, Ariz. — Rookie infielder Ketel Marte drew his first spring start Saturday, at second base against White Sox in Glendale, despite making four errors over the two previous ...

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  6. The Odd Base-Running Drill Jeff Banister Hopes Will Make Rangers 'Elite'

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 22 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  7. Skaggs Encouraged by Harvey's Strong Return

    Mets ace Matt Harvey made his first post-Tommy John surgery start on the East Coast on Friday, and Tyler Skaggs was wishing there was a TV in the Angels ' clubhouse...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 22 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  8. Matt Lindstrom Is in Good Shape After Last Season's Ankle Injury

    Matt Lindstrom has an impressive major league resume for a guy on a minor league contract. The 35-year-old right-hander is 17-21 with a 3.68 earned-run average and 51 saves over eight big-league seasons and has been both a setup man and closer...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. Taylor Shows Surprising Power Early in Shortstop Battle

    The book on Chris Taylor, as he competes for the Mariners ' starting shortstop job this spring, is that he's a strong defender without as much offensive pop as Brad Miller.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 23 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  10. Rangers Sign Joe Beimel

    1:03pm: Beimel's deal is an MLB contract but is not guaranteed, tweets Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 263 reads 0 comments

  11. Josh Reddick Scratched from A's Lineup

    Mesa, Ariz. - Right fielder Josh Reddick, who was off to a nice start in Cactus League play with three hits his first game, was scratched from the A's game on Friday with a right oblique strain...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  12. Crasnick: Can offense help carry Mariners?

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- The baseball season can be a grind in Seattle , what with the daunting travel schedule and all those marathon flights.....

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 729 reads 0 comments

  13. Reddick (Oblique) Scratched from A's Lineup

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  14. Switch-Pitching Venditte Continues to Confound

    MESA, Ariz. -- Should Pat Venditte finally get a tour of the big leagues one day, after toiling in the Minors for years with his ambidextrous glove and switch-pitching ways, the unfamiliarity ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 604 reads 0 comments

  15. Mariners' offense shows potential for breakout season

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Nelson Cruz is new to the Mariners , but the club is learning quickly about the big slugger. Turns out its new designated hitter takes requests, at least from teammate Felix Hernandez...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 24 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  16. Appel notches win, makes most of first opportunity

    It was only two innings during a Grapefruit League game in early March, but for Mark Appel, it was another step towards Houston .....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 24 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  17. Barry Zito Retires 5 Cubs Before Giving Up 2-Run Dinger

    Five hundred and twenty two days later, Barry Zito made his return to the mound for a big-league club on Thursday in Arizona .....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 24 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  18. Josh Hamilton's Potential Discipline Reportedly Expected Before Opening Day

    Major League Baseball's decision on potential discipline for Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton could come as soon as next week...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 331 reads 0 comments

  19. Oakland A's Spring Training: Nate Freiman out with Strained Back Muscle

    Also, Sonny Gray and Scott Kazmir will make their first appearances in games next week, and which Athletics catcher will soon return from the birth of his daughter.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 24 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Crisp moving to left field in effort to stay healthy

    MESA, Ariz. -- In an effort to help Coco Crisp stay healthy, the A's have decided to move the oft-injured veteran from center field to left field. Craig Gentry and Sam Fuld will form a platoon in center for the speed-centric A's...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 24 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  21. Fantasy Now: Garrett Richards

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  22. Angels, Huston Street Expected to Exchange Offerssoon

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  23. Los Angeles Angels Second Base Competition Heating Up

    It has now been a week since Angels' position players reported to Tempe, AZ for Spring Training. For a team that won 98 games a year ago, it is surprising how many jobs are up for grabs this March...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  24. Returning to A's Rotation a Weighty Issue for Chavez

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  25. Yu Darvish Injury: Updates on Rangers Star's Arm and Return

    Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish is out for the season, as the lefty underwent Tommy John surgery. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 35,476 reads 75 comments