1. Boston Red Sox Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Latest Trade Chatter

    The July 31 trade deadline is now just eight days away, and rumors surrounding the Boston Red Sox are popping up left and right. Despite a recent hot streak that's seen the Red Sox win eight of their past 10 games, Boston still finds itself 8...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 17 hours ago 7,821 reads 6 comments

  2. Giants Notes: Giants Intensify Search for Starting Pitcher

    PHILADELPHIA – The Giants are intensifying their search for a starting pitcher, but they are finding the cost of most top arms to be prohibitive in one respect or another...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 400 reads 0 comments

  3. Paxton Navigates Rough Start to Rehab Outing

    TACOMA, Wash. -- Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon made public his message to rehabbing left-handed pitcher James Paxton a few hours before Paxton took the mound for the first leg of Triple-A Tacoma's doubleheader on Tuesday at Cheney Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 65 reads 0 comments

  4. Erasmo's Excellent Return Isn't Enough vs. Mets

    SEATTLE -- Erasmo Ramirez is headed back to Triple-A Tacoma after a strong seven-inning showing on Tuesday night, but the young Mariners right-hander will carry a little more confidence ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  5. Goold's Chat: Is It Time to Play or Trade Taveras?

    This is the time of year when you learn who you can trust. The trade deadline brings out the best of baseball's barter system. Information is power, and it can often be traded for more information...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 257 reads 0 comments

  6. Control Problems Hurt Wainwright

    Cardinals righthander Adam Wainwright did some things that he almost never does, all of them bad, in the fifth inning Tuesday night at Busch Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. Rangers Improving, Despite Marathon Loss to Yankees

    NEW YORK — The All-Star break, it turns out, did the Texas Rangers plenty of good. They could probably use another couple after their marathon Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 53 reads 0 comments

  8. Victory Elusive as Rangers Fall to Yanks in 14

    NEW YORK -- J.P. Arencibia had one thought when he hit a home run to lead off the 13th inning and give the Rangers a one-run lead on Tuesday night...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 41 reads 0 comments

  9. Debate: Predict the Playoff Teams from the NL

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  10. Debate: Predict the Playoff Teams from the AL

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  11. History Was Made 62 Yrs Ago: Jackie Enshrined in HOF

    62 Years Ago Today, a man who changed MLB , a man who changed the world, Jackie Robinson was inducted into the HOF...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 34 reads 0 comments

  12. Jays Option Kratz and Mastroianni, DFA Mills

    The Toronto Blue Jays have optioned catcher Erik Kratz and outfielder Darin Mastroianni to triple-A Buffalo, and designated reliever Brad Mills for assignment...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 109 reads 0 comments

  13. Sanchez a Pivotal Piece for Blue Jays

    TORONTO – The latest series of roster machinations by the Toronto Blue Jays is, for the most part, far more significant than the shifting of deck chairs that typically follows a blowout loss...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 71 reads 0 comments

  14. Fister, Frandsen Both OK After Twisting Ankles

    DENVER -- The Nationals may be starting to catch breaks on the injury front that weren't falling their way earlier this season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 21 reads 0 comments

  15. Healthy Lineup Has Become NL's Most Productive

    For months, they pined for the day they would be able to field a healthy lineup, recognizing they couldn't truly evaluate themselves until all eight of their Opening Day starters were back together again...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Rumblings on Cliff Lee, Bartolo Colon and More

    With the second half of the MLB season in full swing, one huge date for every franchise is coming in just eight days. On July 31, the MLB trade deadline will arrive with several teams looking to make deals to build for the future...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 18 hours ago 1,145 reads 0 comments

  17. Cozart Day to Day After Taking Pitch to Hand

    MILWAUKEE -- Shortstop Zack Cozart came out of Tuesday's game, a 4-3 loss to the Brewers , following the top of the seventh after being hit on the right hand by a pitch in a bunt attempt...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  18. Reds' Skid Hits 5 After Brewers Walk off

    MILWAUKEE -- Obviously, the Reds want to win every game they can, but Tuesday's effort vs. the first-place Brewers qualified as one of the rare times this season they needed to win a game...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 69 reads 0 comments

  19. Danks Subject of Trade Rumors Near Deadline

    CHICAGO -- It was a little less than three weeks ago when White Sox starter John Danks stated that trade rumors involving his name before the July 31 non-waiver Deadline weren't going to occupy any part of his daily routine...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  20. Top White Sox Pick Rodon Makes Pro Debut

    Left-hander Carlos Rodon, the third overall pick in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, made his professional debut Tuesday, throwing one inning in the Arizona Rookie League as the White Sox defeated the D-backs, 7-5...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 227 reads 0 comments

  21. Abreu Gets Day off to Catch His Breath

    CHICAGO -- Jose Abreu was held out of the Chicago White Sox 's lineup Tuesday against the Kansas City Royals , as manager Robin Ventura elected to give his sensational rookie first baseman a day of rest...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  22. Sox Still Working on Learning Curve

    CHICAGO -- Nearly four months into a transition season, the Chicago White Sox are still working on consistency...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 28 reads 0 comments

  23. Hoyer: 'It's Time for Mendy to Play'

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer came up with a twitter hashtag without even knowing it Tuesday as the organization turned the page on veteran Darwin Barney while further solidifying newcomer Arismendy Alcantara's status...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 273 reads 0 comments

  24. Cubs Dispatch Slumping Olt to Triple-A Iowa

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs optioned third baseman Mike Olt to Triple-A Iowa late Tuesday to make room on the roster for Wednesday night's starter, Tsuyoshi Wada...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 hours ago 134 reads 0 comments

  25. The Best and Worst Trade in the History of Every MLB Team

    As the 2014 MLB trade deadline draws ever closer, now seems like the perfect time to look back at some of the best and worst trades in the history of the game...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 19 hours ago 145,918 reads 104 comments