1. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Recovery from Arm Surgery

    Matt Cain 's struggle to remain healthy continues, as the San Francisco Giants right-hander recovering from surgery to remove a cyst on his arm. It is uncertain when he will be able to return to action...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 10,968 reads 22 comments

  2. Vintage Matt Cain Would Have Dodgers Looking Up at Giants in NL West Race

    The San Francisco Giants spent $220 million on Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto this winter. And they have Madison Bumgarner , tree-chopping stud and postseason demigod...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 16,902 reads 67 comments

  3. Jose Reyes Placed on Administrative Leave: Latest Details, Comments

    Major League Baseball has placed Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes on administrative paid leave until the completion of his legal proceedings. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement on Feb...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 10,010 reads 0 comments

  4. Jim Davenport, Former Giants Player and Manager, Dies at Age 82

    Former San Francisco Giants infielder and manager Jim Davenport died on Thursday night at the age of 82...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 6,943 reads 5 comments

  5. Chip Hale, Diamondbacks Agree to New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

    According to Fox Sports' Jon Morosi on Thursday, the Arizona Diamondbacks have extended the contract of manager Chip Hale through "at least" the 2017 season. In his first year with the club in 2015, Hale led the Diamondbacks to a 79-83 record...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 1,475 reads 2 comments

  6. DJ LeMahieu, Rockies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu is fresh off a career season in 2015, and his team rewarded him with a new contract Wednesday as the two sides avoided arbitration...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 1,687 reads 1 comments

  7. SF Giants Are Ready for More Even-Year Magic in 2016

    The look on Bruce Bochy 's face made it clear this wasn't the first time he was hearing the phrase "even-year magic...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 16,272 reads 104 comments

  8. Big Decisions That Will Make or Break Dave Roberts' 1st Year as Dodgers Manager

    Dave Roberts said all the right things as he was being introduced as the newest manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers , talking about grit, individual accountability and the only thing ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 7 months ago 9,900 reads 22 comments

  9. Can Giants Breakout Star Matt Duffy Avoid the Dreaded Sophomore Slump?

    In real life, Matt Duffy came out of Long Beach, California. But in 2015, he might as well have come out of Nowhere, USA...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 10,289 reads 32 comments

  10. Matt Kemp Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Padres OF

    Sources told Baseball Essential's Robert Murray on Friday that the San Diego Padres have tried to trade outfielder Matt Kemp . Continue for updates. Kemp on the Block Friday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 13,635 reads 19 comments

  11. Alex Wood Maximizing Potential Would Change the Game for Dodgers Rotation

    A wild card exists in every Major League Baseball rotation. The Los Angeles Dodgers , though, have a deck of them...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 16,103 reads 61 comments

  12. Skip Schumaker to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune , citing sources, the San Diego Padres signed utility man Skip Schumaker to a minor league deal on Tuesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 549 reads 1 comments

  13. A.J. Pollock, Diamondbacks Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock turned in a career season in 2015, and the team rewarded him financially as a result...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 1,930 reads 3 comments

  14. Tyler Clippard to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the third time in just over one year, Tyler Clippard is on the move after agreeing to a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported that Clippard signed a contract worth $12...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 9,089 reads 49 comments

  15. Dodgers' Elite Youth Puts Bright Future Ahead of Uncertain Present

    There’s a credo among baseball executives nowadays: Get younger. Whereas putting together a World Series contender was once as simple as writing a check for some big-market ...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 14,300 reads 42 comments

  16. Greg Maddux, Raul Ibanez Hired by Dodgers: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to add more brainpower and manpower to their front office, hiring former big leaguers Greg Maddux and Raul Ibanez on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 21,212 reads 72 comments

  17. Tyler Wagner to Diamondbacks: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired right-handed pitcher Tyler Wagner in a five-player trade with the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, the team announced ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 624 reads 0 comments

  18. Dodgers Tighten Grip on NL West with Howie Kendrick Signing

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won three straight National League West titles, and they really didn't need to do anything else this winter to have a good shot at making it four in a row in 2016...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 17,109 reads 100 comments

  19. Vin Scully to Have Street Leading to Dodger Stadium Named for Him

    Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully is getting honored with a street bearing his name that leads to Dodger Stadium. According to Ken Gurnick of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 6,157 reads 29 comments

  20. Fernando Rodney to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After dealing Craig Kimbrel to the Boston Red Sox in November, the San Diego Padres appear to have found their new closer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 5,197 reads 21 comments

  21. Joe Blanton to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced they have signed veteran pitcher Joe Blanton to a one-year contract. According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan , the one-year deal is worth $4 million...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 19,140 reads 68 comments

  22. Alexei Ramirez to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Shortstop Alexei Ramirez will don a new uniform in 2016 for the first time in his eight-year MLB career after signing with the San Diego Padres on a one-year deal on Friday, according to the team ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 7,886 reads 7 comments

  23. SF Giants Are Just One Slugger Away from Big-Time NL Threat Status

    The San Francisco Giants ' offseason shopping spree is almost certainly over. After adding outfielder Denard Span and a pair of starting pitchers in Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto , the club has plugged its most glaring holes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 37,078 reads 75 comments

  24. Cody Hall to Diamondbacks: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Francisco Giants traded right-handed pitcher Cody Hall to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday in exchange for cash considerations or a player to be named later, announced Arizona...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 14,781 reads 3 comments

  25. Carlos Villanueva to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan on Wednesday, the San Diego Padres have agreed to a one-year deal with reliever Carlos Villanueva with a guarantee of $1.5 million ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 months ago 1,866 reads 1 comments