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Chris Paddack to start on Saturday vs. Pirates
Padres starter Chris Paddack will return to the rotation to start against the Pirates on Saturday.
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Video: Manny Machado’s apparent three-run homer becomes RBI single
Manny Machado hit what appeared to be a three-run home run but became only an RBI single.
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Max Scherzer looks terrifying ahead of start vs. Phillies
Max Scherzer, who accidentally bunted a ball into his face on Tuesday, looks akin to the Terminator ahead of Wednesday night's start against the Phillies.
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Yankees release Danny Farquhar
Farquhar made it back to the mound following last year's brain aneurysm, but he was ineffective in two appearances
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Braves place Sean Newcomb on concussion injured list
He took a 102 m.p.h. line drive off the back of his head on Saturday
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Ugly brawl breaks out among parents at a youth baseball game
A call by a 13-year-old umpire in a game between seven and eight-year-olds turned violent
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Max Scherzer expects to pitch vs. Phillies
Broken nose and all
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Giancarlo Stanton makes catch in stands in first game back
Though it seems some folks would rather focus on his 0-for-4
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And That Happened: Tuesday’s Scores and Highlights
Like Dante, Max Kepler wasn't even supposed to BE here today, but he played the hero all the same.
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Max Scherzer breaks his nose during bunting drill
Max Scherzer is still expected to make his next start.
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White Sox to extend protective netting to foul poles
The Sox will be the first team to do this. They are unlikely to be the last.
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Officials identify man who arranged to pay suspects in shooting of David Ortiz
Prosecutors have detailed a complex plot that sought to "liquidate" its target
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Bullpen situations with fantasy implications
Rotoworld's senior baseball writer Drew Silva drops in to discuss the bullpens of both the Atlanta Braves and Minnesota Twins and what the Boston Red Sox could do by the trade deadline.
Yankees activate Giancarlo Stanton
Stanton has hit four homers in ten minor league rehab games
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Yankees add Encarnacion as Boston bats heat up
After a slow start, Boston's Jackie Bradley Jr. is beginning to heat up for the Red Sox. Rotoworld's DJ Short also explains that despite New York's move for Encarnacion, don't give up on Clint Frazier just...
Umpire union is really mad Manny Machado only got suspended one game
And they want Major League Baseball to think of the children
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Keep the faith in Mets closer Edwin Diaz
Rotoworld's D.J. Short explains that A's prospect Jesus Luzardo will be a big addition to your fantasy team, while it may be time to sell Miami's Jordan Yamamoto. Short also insists to keep the faith in NYM...
Rangers to retire Michael Young’s number
Young played 13 of his 14 big league seasons for Texas
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Brewers release Brett Lawrie
Lawrie's attempted comeback may very well be at an end
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Couple catches two foul balls without leaving their seats
Good things come to those who wait.
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Matt Carpenter hit a standup bunt double
The shift giveth, the shift taketh away
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Angel Hernandez — and all of labor — takes a loss in his lawsuit against MLB
MLB will now get to see the umpire union's records involving America's favorite umpire.
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And That Happened: Monday’s Scores and Highlights
Masahio Tanaka came up big in a big game for the Yankees
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Masahiro Tanaka throws two-hit shutout vs. Rays
Masahiro Tanaka dominated the Rays on Monday, tossing his fourth career shutout.
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Justin Upton makes 2019 debut, homers on first pitch he sees
Justin Upton swung at the first pitch he saw in his first at-bat of the 2019 season, smacking a solo home run on Monday against the Blue Jays.
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Manny Machado suspended one game for arguing with umpire
Padres infielder Manny Machado has been suspended one game for an altercation with umpire Bill Welke on Saturday.
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Dallas Keuchel could make season debut on Friday vs. Nationals
Braves manager Brian Snitker hopes Dallas Keuchel will make his season debut on Friday against the division rival Nationals.
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Padres to promote pitching prospect Logan Allen
Padres pitching prospect Logan Allen is being called up to the majors and will start against the Brewers on Tuesday.
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The Cubs are considering a sportsbook at Wrigley Field
Illinois' new sports gambling law is about to come online and the Cubs are at least talking about getting in on the action
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Cody Bellinger continues to lead all All-Star vote-getters
The "primary" portion of the new All-Star election process concludes this Friday
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Donaldson, Freeman bouncing back after slumps
Rotoworld's latest MLB hot hitter rundown features Josh Donaldson and Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves and the Brewers' Yasmani Grandal, three hitters that are increasing their production as the...
Sports teams do not “heal” cities or nations
The 1969 Mets were a wonderful thing. But they did not "revitalize" or "heal" New York. No sports team does that.
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And That Happened: Sunday’s Scores and Highlights
It was a big day for Big City on Sunday. It was a big day for a lot of batters, in fact.
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Padres, Rockies set new modern era record with 92 combined runs in four-game series
Along with a new modern era record 92 combined runs across a four-game series, the Padres and Rockies also combined for 131 hits.
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Yankees option Clint Frazier to Triple-A
Despite an .843 OPS, Clint Frazier has been optioned to Triple-A to make room on the roster for Edwin Encarnación.
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Hunter Pence exits game with groin injury
Rangers OF/DH Hunter Pence appeared to injure his groin chasing down a José Peraza double in the fifth inning.
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Mariners call up Austin Nola
After eight long years in the minors, Nola will make his major-league debut when the Mariners go head-to-head against the A's on Sunday.
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Yankees set to activate Giancarlo Stanton on Tuesday
Giancarlo Stanton is finally poised to make his return to the Yankees lineup.
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Mets place Noah Syndergaard on 10-day injured list with hamstring strain
The Mets rotation was dealt another harsh blow after Noah Syndergaard exited his start with a hamstring strain.
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Yankees acquire Edwin Encarnación from M's
Edwin Encarnación has been dealt to New York in exchange for pitching prospect Juan Then and cash considerations.
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Sean Newcomb exits game after line drive to head
Newcomb was able to exit the field without assistance, but the extent of any potential injury is unknown.
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Video: Yordan Álvarez makes history with fourth home run
Álvarez continued to impress at the plate on Saturday, belting a 438-footer for his fourth home run in his first five career games.
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Mets acquire Brooks Pounders from Indians
The Mets will attempt to alleviate their bullpen woes with Cleveland right-hander Pounders, whom they acquired for cash considerations on Saturday.
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Reds place Wandy Peralta on 10-day injured list
Just one day after turning in a season-worst performance, Peralta is headed to the IL with a hip injury.
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Angels designate Cody Allen for assignment
After a rough outing against the Rays on Friday, the Angels have decided to move on from the struggling Allen.
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Vladimir Guerrero Jr. exits game after HBP
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. was removed from the game after taking a fastball off of his hand.
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Jake Bauers hits for the cycle
Jake Bauers turned in a career-best performance on Friday with his first major-league cycle.
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Video: Elvis Andrus steals home against Reds
With a coordinated double steal by Asdrúbal Cabrera and Elvis Andrus, the Rangers managed to pull off a historic feat on Friday night.
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Wilson Ramos learns his wife is pregnant while standing in on-deck circle
Wilson Ramos preceded to strike out, an allowable occurrence based on the "distraction" provided before the at-bat.
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