1. Uggla, Upton, and Why Frank Wren Lost His Job

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 7 hours ago 289 reads 0 comments

  2. As Cubs Collect Shortstops, Addison Russell Is Ready for Anything

    Addison Russell walked up the dugout steps and took in the panoramic view of Wrigley Field…while three reporters grabbed their iPhones and took pictures that would quickly wind up on Twitter...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 hours ago 146 reads 0 comments

  3. Dodgers' Don Mattingly Has Managed Egos as Well as Games This Season

    The Dodgers have spent only four days out of first place since July 3, yet Manager Don Mattingly said this season has, in some ways, been more difficult than last year, when the Dodgers entered July in last place...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 69 reads 0 comments

  4. Astros Have Done Research on Chip Hale in Manager Search

    Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale is one of the manager candidates the Astros have been digging around about, with positive reviews coming back to the club, according to a baseball source...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 hours ago 65 reads 0 comments

  5. Anibal Sanchez Is Back with the Tigers, as a Reliever

    Anibal Sanchez returns from the disabled list today after missing the past six weeks with a strained pectoral muscle, but instead of jumping back into the Tigers ' rotation he'll be eased back in the mix as a reliever...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 102 reads 0 comments

  6. Cincinnati Reds: 4 Reds Earning a Spot on the 2015 25-Man

    The to-do list for the 2014-2015 Cincinnati Reds offseason seems to grow by the day as more and more rumors surrounding the dealing of Aroldis Chapman, Brandon Phillips and others circulate...

    Tyler Grote Written by Tyler Grote about 8 hours ago 175 reads 0 comments

  7. Kyle Lobstein Performing Beyond Expectations for Tigers

    DETROIT — Kyle Lobstein has been a near-miracle for the Tigers since Anibal Sanchez went on the disabled list six weeks ago...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 34 reads 0 comments

  8. Pete Kozma Poses More Questions for St. Louis Cardinals

    Pete Kozma has provided more than a little jolt to the St. Louis Cardinals ' line up since being called up from Memphis earlier this month.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 134 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Is Wong a Platoon Player?

    1. Manager Mike Matheny apparently views 2B Kolten Wong as something of a platoon player, and I'm a a tad confused as to why. Wong, who bats lefthanded, has been out of the Cardinals lineup in recent games against LH starters...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 93 reads 0 comments

  10. Wong's Way: Adding Value One Extra Base at a Time

    Kolten Wong has seen his share of struggles at the plate this season but his effort on the basepaths is likely going to make him a 2+ fWAR player for the season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 70 reads 0 comments

  11. Mets to Announce Alderson Extension

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 hours ago 29 reads 0 comments

  12. All Pressure Is on the Cards

    First, I'm sorry I went missing in action last week. I was pounded by a sequence of maladies including a sinus infection and strep throat. And rather than contaminate anyone, I shut it down and locked myself in a room for several days...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  13. Waino Reaffirms His Greatness : Sports

    Adam Wainwright doesn't need to win 20 games to reaffirm his status as one of MLB 's top starting pitchers. But symbolically, Wainwright's 20th victory will draw positive attention, and he deserves it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 70 reads 0 comments

  14. Michael Pineda's Not Messing Around

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 hours ago 191 reads 0 comments

  15. Giants Reveal Horrifying Buster Posey Bobblehead

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 174 reads 0 comments

  16. Yankees Successful Summer of Reclamations

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 hours ago 72 reads 0 comments

  17. Struggling Tim Hudson Throws Side Session

    LOS ANGELES — Tim Hudson threw one of the more important bullpen side sessions of the season Monday. How he felt, and how his mechanics looked, could determine whether he makes ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 75 reads 0 comments

  18. Giants notes: Surgery possible for Pagan

    LOS ANGELES – At a time when the Giants should be reading the standings and the out-of-town scoreboard, they are reviewing MRI films and reports from back specialists.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 155 reads 0 comments

  19. Romo, Dunston Involved in Shouting Match at Dodger Stadium

    LOS ANGELES – The Giants entered Dodger Stadium prepared to fight with their backs against the wall. Prior to batting practice, though, they were turning on each other.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 hours ago 273 reads 0 comments

  20. Imagining Yusmeiro Petit with Velocity

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 hours ago 107 reads 0 comments

  21. Pirates Notebook: Volquez Open to Re-Signing with Team

    Bargain-hunting general manager Neal Huntington got it right last winter when he signed right-hander Edinson Volquez to a one-year, $5 million contract...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 hours ago 68 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Won't Have 100-Loss Team for 1st Time Since '07

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 hours ago 113 reads 0 comments

  23. Rangers' Guilder Rodriguez Gets 1st MLB Hit After 13 Years in Minors

    Texas Rangers infielder Guilder Rodriguez shows that if you stick to something long enough, you will eventually get rewarded. Rodriguez has played in 1,095 minor league games over 13 seasons...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 hours ago 24,186 reads 15 comments

  24. Worth the Wait: Liriano Flourishing

    The Pittsburgh Pirates were very patient with Francisco Liriano the first three months of the season, holding onto the hope that something positive would emerge from what was looking ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 hours ago 83 reads 0 comments

  25. It's Time to Understand the Importance of Dustin Pedroia

    On Monday Dustin Pedroia got his stitches out. On Tuesday he most likely will talk about his hand surgery for the first time while returning to Fenway Park...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments