1. Red Sox News: Dustin Pedroia to Be Activated from DL Friday vs. Braves

    The 2018 season debut for Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is imminent, as the team is set to activate the 2008 MVP from the disabled list Friday, MLB .com's Ian Browne reported Thursday...

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  2. MLB Trade Rumors: Royals 'Quietly' Informing Teams They're Open to Deal

    The Kansas City Royals , who are currently in last place in the American League Central, are reportedly ready to start selling off assets to build for the future...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Byron Buxton Has 99 MPH Arm, 21 MPH Speed, 448-Foot Power and a Lot to Prove

    James Rowson had faith at a time when so many others didn't. The Minnesota Twins hitting coach believed in Byron Buxton when the numbers said he shouldn’t...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. How Bartolo Colon Is Still Owning MLB on His 45th Birthday

    Baseball is trending younger and younger. Bartolo Colon turns 45 today. Pitchers are throwing harder than ever. Colon sometimes throws 84 mph fastballs. Analytics suggest throwing more breaking balls will lead to more outs...

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  5. Danny Farquhar Reportedly to Throw 1st Pitch After Suffering Brain Hemorrhage

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar reportedly will be back on the field to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before a June 1 game against the Milwaukee Brewers . According to Scott Merkin of MLB ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. White Sox Catcher Welington Castillo Suspended 80 Games for Positive PED Test

    Major League Baseball has suspended Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo for 80 games after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic first reported the failed test on Wednesday...

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  7. Trevor Bauer Rips 'Ridiculous' Notion He Carved September 11 Theory in Mound

    Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer refuted accusations a message he wrote on the Wrigley Field mound before Tuesday's road game against the Chicago Cubs was related to the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001...

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  8. With Topsy-Turvy 2 Years Behind Him, Alex Reyes Ready to Reclaim Star Potential

    St. Louis is his business address, and the Cardinals hope it will be for a very long time. But Chicago is the place where the team learned that phenom Alex Reyes works with a fearlessness enjoyed by only the seriously gifted...

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  9. Aaron Judge Says He Won't Take Part in 2018 MLB Home Run Derby

    New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge will not defend his Home Run Derby crown this summer at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. "There is no need to do it," Judge told the New York Post 's George A...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Jose Bautista Agrees to 1-Year Contract with Mets After Braves Release

    Veteran slugger Jose Bautista will get another chance to rebuild his career after agreeing to a one-year deal with the New York Mets , the team announced Tuesday. He will be available for Tuesday's game against the Miami Marlins ...

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  11. Dee Gordon Placed on 10-Day DL After Toe Injury Diagnosed as Fracture

    The Seattle Mariners announced Tuesday they placed center fielder/second baseman Dee Gordon on the 10-day disabled list , retroactive to Monday, with a fractured toe on his right foot...

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  12. Former Top Prospect Jon Singleton Released by Astros During Drug Suspension

    The Houston Astros released Jon Singleton amid his 100-game suspension for violating the MLB 's substance-abuse policy a third time, according to ESPN.com . Singleton, 26, was considered Houston's top prospect in 2011 by Baseball America ...

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  13. Chris Davis' $161M Megadeal Has Spiraled into MLB's Worst Contract Bust

    It's unfair to pin the Baltimore Orioles ' demise entirely on Chris Davis . He hasn't pitched since 2012, after all, so he has nothing to do with the 5.02 ERA at the heart of their 15-32 record...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Mets Rumors: NY Interested in Jose Bautista After Release from Braves

    The New York Mets are reportedly interested in adding a veteran slugger to their lineup. On Monday, Mike Puma of the New York Post reported New York has demonstrated interest ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Yuli Gurriel to Pay for Houston Family to Travel to Cuba After Plane Crash

    Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel announced Monday he would pay the travel expenses for the relatives of a Houston couple who died in a plane crash near the Havana airport: ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Shohei Ohtani Doesn't Think He's at the 'Level' to Participate in Home Run Derby

    Some people want Los Angeles Angels two-way star  Shohei Ohtani to participate in the Home Run Derby. He just doesn't see that happening—at least not yet.  "I don't think I'm at that level yet," Ohtani told reporters Sunday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. It's Time for Dodgers to Officially End the Volatile Yasiel Puig Era

    To say Yasiel Puig 's tenure with the Los Angeles Dodgers has been mercurial is like saying traffic in Southern California is slightly congested. At various times, Puig has been a phenom, a lightning rod, a revelation and a headache...

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  18. 2 Santa Fe Shooting Victims Attend Their Team's Playoff Baseball Game

    Rome Shubert and Trenton Beazley, two of the people wounded in the Santa Fe High School shooting Friday, returned to the school's baseball team for Saturday's regional playoff matchup...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Khris Davis Exits vs. Blue Jays with Groin Injury Diagnosed as Strain

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis suffered a right groin strain in Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays , the San Francisco Chronicle 's Susan Slusser reported...

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  20. Yankees News: Greg Bird Could Return from Ankle Surgery 'Within the Next Week'

    First baseman Greg Bird could be nearing a return to the New York Yankees after undergoing ankle surgery during spring training. Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Sunday that Bird has a chance to be back within the next week...

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  21. Jose Bautista Released by Braves, Johan Camargo Named Atlanta's Starting 3B

    The Atlanta Braves released veteran slugger Jose Bautista on Sunday, according to Mark Bowman of MLB .com...

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  22. Howie Kendrick Injury Diagnosed as Ruptured Achilles, Juan Soto Recalled

    The Washington Nationals will be without utility man Howie Kendrick due to a ruptured Achilles tendon...

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  23. Baseball-Themed Gender Reveal Goes Awry as Ball Hits Man in Head

    We've all been there. You're trying to plan a creative gender reveal and you come up with a baseball theme, and next thing you know, somebody's getting blue paint splattered all over their face...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Jason Heyward: Concussion Made Him 'Believer' on How Scary Head Injuries Are

    The Chicago Cubs activated Jason Heyward from the seven-day disabled list Friday after he recovered from a concussion, and the 28-year-old outfielder explained how the injury ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Drew Butera Pays Up on Deal, Lets Fan Dagan Dye Hair Pink After Beating Cancer

    Kansas City Royals catcher Drew Butera is a man of his word. As the Royals shared in a video, Butera made a deal with a young fan named Dagan that if the latter beat cancer he could dye the catcher's hair whatever color he wanted...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments