The Los Angeles Dodgers won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, getting the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night.
On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers acquired All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for a package of five prospects. A natural response to the news is to wonder just what the Dodgers lineup will look like heading forward. First, let’s look at how they’ve typically
ST. LOUIS – The Cardinals are out of town and begin the second half of the season Thursday night in Chicago. With one game under his belt, Mike Shildt is now trying to orchestra a second-half turnaround, as the Cardinals interim manager. Fox 2 Sports D…
Revitalised veteran Robbie Farah is not sure if he’ll play on next year but he is certain that, if he does play a 17th NRL season, it will only be for Wests Tigers. “I’ll either be playing at the Tigers or I won’t be,” Farah told reporters on Thursday. The 34-year-old has been in
The Los Angeles Angels hit back Wednesday at Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred’s take on two-time Most Valuable Player Mike Trout and his supposed reluctance to build his “brand” and boost the game. “We applaud him for prioritizing his personal values over commercial
Brandon Crawford was the top shortstop in the National League during the first half of the regular season. Crawford’s first career All-Star Game start was well deserved, but as the second half begins, it will be difficult for the Giants infielder to hold onto his title as the best two-way shortstop
Editor’s note: This is the second in a three-part series on the state of Major League Baseball. Our first part looked at how analytics are changing the game while Part 2 looked for a way to reach a younger demographic in the future. Twins shortstop Royce Lewis digs in, and we’re ready for the
Sky Sox “Name the Team” sweepstakes: What should the Brewers change their Colorado minor league team name to? Here’s a list of five finalist.
If there’s one thing minor league baseball has in spades, it’s bizarre team names. There’s the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs, the Hartford Yard Goats, the El Paso Chihuahuas and, of course, the Albuquerque Isopes of “Simpsons” fame. Soon, the Milwaukee Brewers’ new Pioneer League affiliate
New York Mets star Yoenis Cespedes played first base for the first time in his professional career during a rehab game with the team’s Rookie League affiliate Wednesday. Cespedes, typically an outfielder, went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in playing all nine innings of the contest at first
The Los Angeles Dodgers have won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, garnering the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night. A person with knowledge of the deal confirmed the trade to The Associated Press. The person s…
Toronto Blue Jays top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will return to Double-ANew Hampshire on Thursday after rehab assignments with the team’s RookieLeague and high Class-A affiliates.
The last time the Rangers entered such a significant rebuild, they had one giant asset: The most desirable bat on the market with more than a year to go before free agency. This time around, there is no Mark Teixeira to trade — and there is a lot more…
Triple-A Round Rock outfielder Scott Heineman, playing his way into the Texas Rangers’ thinking, received a three-game suspension from the Pacific Coast League on Wednesday for his role in an incident with Oklahoma City (Los Angeles Dodgers). On Saturday, Heineman walked against Oklahoma City right-hander
July 30, 2015. As part of a three-team trade, the Dodgers send Zachary Bird, Hector Olivera and Paco Rodriguez to Atlanta and Victor Araujo, Jeff Brigham and Kevin Guzman to Miami in exchange for Bronson Arroyo, Luis Avilan, Jim Johnson, Mat Latos, Mik…
The Tampa Bay Rays placed catcher Wilson Ramos on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a left hamstring strain that kept him out of Tuesday’s All-Star Game. Ramos suffered the injury Saturday and was placed on the DL retroactive to Sunday. Ramos was injured while running to first trying to beat