MLB – Major League Baseball

San Diego Padre Manny Machado was ejected on Saturday for arguing a called third strike. (Image: David Zalubowski/AP)

Manny Machado Suspension Angers Player, Umpire, MLB

Drama seems to stick to Manny Machado, and his recent one-game suspension is no different. The San Diego Padres third baseman said he is appealing the disciplinary action, given to him when he allegedly made contact with an umpire after an ejection. The 26-year-old was called out looking on a […]

Outfielder Clint Frazier of the New York Yankees dives for a ball against the Red Sox in Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. (Image: Adam Hunger/USA Today Sports)

Bad Beat Clint, Yankees Ship Frazier Down to Minors

The New York Yankees sent 19 injured players to the IL this season, but for the first time all year, they have a too many players on the roster and had to send outfielder Clint Frazier down to the minors to play for AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Frazier, 24, struggled with his […]

DH Edwin Encarnacion with the Seattle Mariners earlier this season at Safeco Park in Seattle. (Image: Getty)

Mariners Trade AL HR Leader Edwin Encarnacion to NY Yankees

The NY Yankees (42-27) are in desperate need of an extra starting pitcher, yet they acquired slugger Edwin Encarnacion in a trade with the Seattle Mariners for a minor league pitcher Juan Then. Juan Then, 19, is a minor league right-handed pitching prospect from the Dominican Republic. The Yankees had […]

Chicago White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito shutting down the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre in Toronto. (Image: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty)

Chicago White Sox Lucas Giolito First Pitcher to Win 10 Games

The Chicago White Sox defeated the struggling New York Yankees 10-2 on Friday evening and White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito (10-1) became the first pitcher in MLB to win 10 games this season. Giolito leads the majors with 10 wins in just 13 starts. He’s sixth overall with a 2.22 […]

The LA dodgers celebrate a recent victory against the Phillies at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. (Image: Kyusung Gong/AP)

Best and Worst Teams in MLB: Chasing 50 Wins, Chasing 50 Losses

The Los Angeles Dodgers (47-23) and Houston Astros (47-23) lead the MLB with 47 wins each and they’re neck-and-neck fighting and chasing 50 games this season. Conversely, the last place Miami Marlins and Baltimore Orioles are trying to avoid becoming the first teams to lose 50 games this season. The […]

Bobby Witt Jr. followed in his father’s footsteps and was selected high in this year’s MLB Draft at No. 2. (Image: Bill Mitchell)

MLB Draft Puts Premium on Sluggers, not Pitchers

The MLB Draft doesn’t get the hype or attention that the NFL, or even the NBA drafts receive. Part of that is the players selected can toil in the minor leagues for a couple of seasons before being called up to the club that selected them. Still there can be […]

Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez is still the favorite to be the first skipper fired. (Image: AP)

Martinez Still Favorite for First Manager Fired, but Others Gaining

Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez is still the favorite to be the first manager fired, but others are quickly closing the gap. Martinez began the season as the 7/1 pick to get the first pink slip of the MLB season, according to BetOnline. Padres manager Andy Green, Mets manager Mickey […]

Craig Kimbrel has finally found a new team after signing a three-year deal with the Chicago Cubs. (Image: Reinhold Matay/USA Today Sports)

Craig Kimbrel Signs Three-Year, $43M Contract with Chicago Cubs

After missing the first two months of the regular season, free agent closer Craig Kimbrel has signed a three-year, $43 million contract with the Chicago Cubs. Kimbrel will receive $10 million for the remainder of the 2019 season, then $16 million for each of the next two years. Cubs Grab […]

The Cubs are said to be interested in signing closer Craig Kimbrel, who remains a free agent. (Image: Matt Slocum/AP)

Markets for Craig Kimbrel, Dallas Keuchel Warming Following MLB Draft

Both Craig Kimbrel and Dallas Keuchel remain free agents for the time being, but teams are beginning to show more interested in the unsigned pitchers in the aftermath of the MLB Draft. For months, there has been speculation that various teams have had interest in Keuchel and Kimbrel. But they […]