1. Is Yankees' 2015 Rotation a Total Trainwreck in the Making?

    The New York Yankees are pitching toward disaster. Get it? Because "pitching" means "to fall forward or headlong," but also because...never mind. You get it. It's going to be a long, sordid season in the Bronx...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 hours ago 2,188 reads 11 comments

  2. Empathetic Soria Offers Hanrahan Support

    Lakeland, Fla. — He said he felt like a fantasy camper trying to recapture past glory. It was fun, it was nostalgic, and then it was over.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 hour ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Alex Rodriguez's Return to Field Signals Time to Judge Ability, Not Past

    At long last, we have an excuse to stop talking about Alex Rodriguez the lightning rod and to start talking about Alex Rodriguez the baseball player. In our defense, there hasn't been much else to talk about in the last two years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 hours ago 3,884 reads 9 comments

  4. Alex Rodriguez vs. Phillies: Stats, Highlights, Reaction from Spring Training

    Alex Rodriguez 's long-awaited, much-anticipated 2015 debut for the New York Yankees happened on Wednesday at George Steinbrenner Field in a spring training game against the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 hours ago 10,081 reads 28 comments

  5. Cubs Considered Playing All 2015 Home Games in Milwaukee

    With Wrigley Field undergoing a significant renovation project that's not going to be completed by the time their season starts in April, the Chicago Cubs announced they considered playing all of their 2015 home games at Milwaukee's Miller Park...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 hours ago 63,330 reads 80 comments

  6. Padres' 'Biggest' Competition at Third Base

    Asked if third base was the Padres ' “biggest” competition, Black agreed. Competing for the starting job are the switch-hitting Yangervis Solarte and Will Middlebrooks, whom the Padres acquired in December...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 8 hours ago 75 reads 0 comments

  7. Ji-Man Choi Suffered a Fractured Right Fibula

    The Mariners won their Cactus League opener Wednesday against the Padres , but it was not a totally problem-free afternoon in Peoria, Arizona .....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 8 hours ago 22 reads 0 comments

  8. Jason Heyward Brings Needed Presence to St. Louis Cardinals

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 8 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  9. Machado Getting Back to Normal

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Manny Machado has been saying since he arrived at camp this spring that he just wanted to get back to playing baseball.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 9 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  10. Lyles Looks Good in Rockies' Cactus League Opener

    In the Cactus League opener for both teams, D-backs catching prospect Peter O'Brien went 2-for-3 with an RBI in a 6-2 victory over the Rockies on Wednesday afternoon in front of 6,780 at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 9 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  11. Terry Collins Wants His Mets to Have Swagger

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 hours ago 149 reads 0 comments

  12. Daniel Murphy Comments on Billy Bean, Potential of Gay Teammate

    New York Mets infielder Daniel Murphy made some controversial comments about homosexuals in regard to the team bringing in Billy Bean, who is serving as Major League Baseball's inclusion ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 hours ago 133,873 reads 0 comments

  13. Jayson Werth Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Washington Nationals star outfielder Jayson Werth began taking cuts at spring training Wednesday—an encouraging sign in his road back from arthroscopic shoulder surgery...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 18 hours ago 299 reads 1 comments

  14. Rays, Jim Miller Agree To Minor League Deal

    The Rays and right-hander Jim Miller have agreed to a minor league contact with an invitation to Spring Training, MLBTR has learned (Twitter links). Miller's deal is pending a physical...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  15. Revamped Red Sox Rotation Quickly Forming Bond

    Considering that Clay Buchholz is the only pitcher in the Red Sox 's starting rotation who was with the team at this time last year, it's eye-opening how quickly the new group has unified...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  16. Giants Spring Notes: Jake Peavy Can't Wait to Pitch Alongside Matt Cain, Etc.

    The newness of being a Giant has worn off for Jake Peavy. He's accustomed to putting on the uniform, interacting with teammates and seeing Bruce Bochy in the dugout.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  17. Jose Quintana Sharp for White Sox in Cactus Opener

    Jose Quintana filled the strike zone 20 times with his first 26 pitches of the spring, retiring the Los Angeles Dodgers in order over two innings Wednesday at Camelback Ranch.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  18. Rusney Castillo Injury: Updates on Red Sox OF's Oblique and Return

    Rookie outfielder Rusney Castillo is battling for the Boston Red Sox starting job in center field, but the Cuban sensation has suffered a setback in the form of an injury. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 hours ago 8,148 reads 12 comments

  19. Tim Collins to Undergo MRI After Leaving Game with Elbow Injury

    Tim Collins could not remember the exact hitter he was facing, but he knew the pitch. It was a curveball in the fifth inning of the Royals ' 13-2 victory over Texas in their Cactus League opener...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  20. Walker Starts Bid for Spot in Mariners' Rotation with Two Strong Innings

    This is his time, Taijuan Walker believes, to validate his long-held status as the Mariners ' top pitching prospect. And Wednesday served as a strong opening statement.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  21. A-Rod Singles in First Spring Training at-Bat

    TAMPA, Fla. -- It took nearly 18 months for Alex Rodriguez to get back on a baseball field -- and just one at-bat to get back into the swing of things with a single his first time ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 12 hours ago 198 reads 0 comments

  22. Birthday Blast: Castellanos Goes Deep Against O's

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles played the entire postseason without three All-Stars: Manny Machado, Matt Wieters and Chris Davis...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 13 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  23. Wandy Rodriguez Struggles in First Braves Start

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – If Wandy Rodriguez hopes to win the Braves ' fifth-starter competition, he'll need to pitch better than he did Wednesday in his first time out...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 13 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  24. Who Will Step Up for A's to Replace Josh Donaldson's All-Star Production?

    It will be difficult for anyone on the Oakland A's to adequately replace Josh Donaldson's production, but it can be done—in a few ways as a matter of fact. The 28-year-old third baseman will be sorely missed...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about 21 hours ago 1,287 reads 5 comments

  25. Nieuwenhuis Sizzles in Grapefruit League Opener

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Kirk Nieuwenhuis keyed the Mets ' offensive attack with a four-hit performance that included a first-inning RBI single off Wandy Rodriguez in Wednesday's 8-2 win over the Braves ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 13 hours ago 313 reads 0 comments