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John Hart left the Atlanta Braves on Friday, less than a week after being stripped of his role as president of baseball operations. The decision was not unexpected given the hiring of general manager Alex Anthopoulos, who is now in charge of all baseball-related decisions. A former general manager
The Giants had a season to forget in 2017 while Jose Altuve pulled off a Buster Posey trio of accomplishments...
No word if he . . . hit a home run in his interview
It didn't matter, in the end, that Giancarlo Stanton's Miami Marlins finished six games below .500 in the 2017 Major League Baseball season. Or, at least, it didn't matter for Stanton on Thursday night, as he picked up the National League M.V.P. award for a summer spent slugging his way into the MLB
He spent last season in the Angels farm system
Is $500 million a bargain for Bryce Harper? Taking a look at the numbers, it is.
- Houston second baseman Jose Altuve, who helped the Astros capture their first World Series title, joined Miami's Giancarlo Stanton in taking a first Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player award on Thursday. Altuve, a 27-year-old Venezuelan, was a runaway American League MVP winner in voting
The Orioles added bullpen depth on Thursday, signing reliever Ryan O'Rourke.
Houston second baseman Jose Altuve, who helped the Astros capture their first World Series title, joined Miami's Giancarlo Stanton in taking a first Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player award on Thursday. Altuve, a 27-year-old Venezuelan, was a runaway American League MVP winner in voting
Jose Altuve of the World Series champion Houston Astros won the American League MVP award on Thursday while Marlins Giancarlo Stanton slugged his way to the National League honor. The nimble second baseman beat out New York Yankees hulking outfielder Aaron Judge, 25, who hit 52 home runs in his first
It's time to start negotiating long-term deals as Jake Arrieta, Wade Davis and Alex Cobb all turned down their respective qualifying offers.
Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, third baseman Mike Moustakas and outfielder Lorenzo Cain were among nine free agents who turned down $17.4 million qualifying offers from their teams Thursday. Chicago Cubs pitchers Jake Arrieta and Wade Davis also said no to the offers, as did Tampa Bay
Hensley Meulens has become the third candidate to interview for New York Yankees manager after Rob Thomson and Eric Wedge,
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred says he hopes to reach agreement with the players' union on rules to quicken the game, but said new laws will be instituted even if no agreement is reached.
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks Miami Marlins fans should be understanding if the team's new owners trade All-Star slugger Giancarlo Stanton. Former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter became the team's chief executive officer when a group headed by venture capitalist Bruce Sherman
Morrow was a key part of the Dodgers beating the Cubs in the NLCS
New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday he agrees with general manager Brian Cashman's decision to fire manager Joe Girardi last month and that the longtime manager would have been fired even if the Yankees won the World Series.
The Seattle Mariners have gained more flexibility if they want to try to sign star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani. Otani, a 23-year-old right-hander, would be limited to a minor league contract with a signing bonus under Major League Baseball's new collective bargaining agreement. The
Profar, once the top prospect in all of baseball, could have a future as a super utility guy in the Bronx
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport brings the latest information on the likelihood that Cardinals start QB Drew Stanton over QB Blaine Gabbert.
Major League Baseball is expected to announce the sanctions in the next week
The MLB players union is holding up a "tentative agreement" between MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball on a $20 million posting system for Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports.
Head coach Sammy 'Pamzo' Omollo has revealed to Goal that duo are nursing injuries that might render them unavailable for this weekend
Shohei Ohtani, known for his pitching prowess as well as his hitting talent in Japan, may not come to the U.S. as soon as expected because the union is challenging the recently agreed-upon posting rules between MLB and NPB.
Led by a hat trick from Artem Anisimov and a five-goal third period, the Chicago Blackhawks put an end to the New York Rangers' win streak at six games.
Ryon Healy is heading to the Seattle Mariners from the Oakland Athletics.
Acquiring Orioles southpaw Zach Britton no longer makes sense for a Cubs team going in a different direction with their bullpen.
The Rays reportedly have interest in free agent Jose Bautista, who is willing to play corner outfield, corner infield, and DH.
(The Sports Xchange) - Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer earned his third Cy Young Award by beating out teammate Stephen Strasburg and Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw in the voting announced on Wednesday. Scherzer, who won the American League Cy Young Award in 2013 with the Detroit Tigers
The Giants are looking to make an upgrade in center field. For Duane Kuiper, two rumored names make him especially happy.
Giancarlo Stanton's future in Miami is in doubt but Derek Jeter said he has not spoken with the Marlins outfielder.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Minor league outfielder Hunter Cole has been acquired by the Texas Rangers to complete the June trade that sent reliever Sam Dyson to the San Francisco Giants.
Dexter Fowler has played in center field for all but one inning of the 9,240 2/3 defensive innings in his career, but the Cardinals plan to shift him to an outfield corner for 2018.
The man loves ice cream. But he also loves looking good. That's a pickle.
Giants top pitching prospect Tyler Beede's 2017 season was cut short due to injury. In the Arizona Fall League, he took advantage of his opportunity.
Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton is the hottest name on baseball's hot stove. But acquiring the superstar won't be easy...
Cabrera is coming off his worst season as a major leaguer
The Jose Quintana trade altered the course of baseball history in Chicago for the next three, five and maybe even 10 years.
Pitch clocks like this one have been in place in the minors for a few years now. They're hardly noticeable.
Will Max Scherzer repeat?
Torey Lovullo wins the N.L. Manager of the Year award after his first season running the Diamondbacks, and the Twins' Paul Molitor is the American League honoree.
As the Giants look to improve their outfield defense, their fourth highest paid player in 2018 could find himself as a bench player.
Family members and former teammates remember the late Roy Halladay at a ceremony in Florida, plus Manager of the Year winners are announced
The Cubs want Alex Cobb, and that's just the beginning of the plan Theo Epstein has to keep them in contention for 2018 and beyond.
Jurickson Profar is out of options, so he must be included on the 25-man roster or exposed to outright waivers. Rangers GM Jon Daniels says his team isn't necessarily looking to trade him.
Paul Molitor and Torey Lovullo were named Managers of the Year in MLB.
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay was remembered Tuesday as an amazing husband, father, friend and teammate who was one of the best pitchers of his generation but an even better man. A 91-minute ''Celebration of Life for Roy Halladay'' attracted more than 1,000 people to Spectrum
The White Sox are beginning to understand what the Cubs already knew about Eloy Jimenez, talking about the young outfielder forcing their hand in the middle of their rebuild.
Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the ''Silent Captain'' of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and friend Ted Williams, has died. Doerr died Monday in Junction City, Oregon, the Red Sox said Tuesday in a statement. The Red Sox said Doerr had been the oldest living
The Prague zoo on Tuesday celebrated the health of two rare Malayan tiger cubs -- a male and a female -- born there six weeks ago. "We are monitoring their weight and development very closely," Pavel Brandl, the zoo's mammals curator, told AFP. The cubs, who have yet to be named by their