Report: MLB could play a series of games in London as early as 2017
yahoo.com Updated 3 hours ago
In recent years, Major League Baseball has attempted to increase international interest in its product. Games have been played in Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Australia. Now, it's starting to look like Europe might be next. According to Ben Rumsby of …Share Tweet
Chris Iannetta has a new team and a chance to prove last season was a disappointing outlier in his career.Share Tweet
Baseball's five best free-agent bargains of 2015yahoo.com 5 hours agoMajor League Baseball teams will be spending this holiday season just like you: Searching for the cheapest deals and the best bargains. That's right, free agency is upon us, and not every team can afford to throw around money like the Los Angeles Dodger…Share TweetThe free-agent pitching market is about to get richer. Japanese ace Kenta Maeda told the Hiroshima Carp that he would like to play in the majors next season, according to the Associated Press. In order for that to happen, the Carp would have to allow Ma…Share Tweet
Inbox: Will Yanks orchestrate Cano reunion?MLB.com 7 hours agoCould Robinson Cano return to New York? Are Brett Gardner and/or Andrew Miller going to be traded? Beat reporter Bryan Hoch answers these questions and more in the latest Inbox.Share Tweet
David Price responds to free agency rumors: 'I'm going to play in Japan'yahoo.com 8 hours agoThe MLB offseason hot stove was turned up a few degrees Monday with a big juicy report about the top free agent on the market. David Price is expected to command a contract worth over $200 million over seven years. Where he lands, however, is atill shro…Share Tweet
Puig's best could still be on deck for DodgersMLB.com 10 hours agoYes, there are days when the Dodgers have wondered if Yasiel Puig is worth the trouble, but who trades a 24-year-old outfielder with tremendous numbers, a huge upside and a modest salary?Share Tweet
MLB Hot Stove Daily: Trumbo could be next Mariner to goESPN.com 11 hours agoMLB Hot Stove Daily: Trumbo could be next Mariner to goShare Tweet
Why did Willie Mays win just two MVP awards in his career?ESPN.com 11 hours agoWhy did Willie Mays win just two MVP awards in his career?Share Tweet
Spend Hal's Money: Could Yankees wrest Wei-Yin Chen from Orioles?ESPN.com 12 hours agoSpend Hal's Money: Could Yankees wrest Wei-Yin Chen from Orioles?Share Tweet
KC rolls out blue carpet for premiere of Series filmMLB.com 18 hours agoRoyals owner David Glass has always enjoyed watching dramatic films with happy endings and thus could hardly wait for Monday's Blue Carpet premiere of "The 2015 World Series," produced by MLB Network.Share Tweet
Rumor roundup: Dodgers, Nats eye relief gemsMLB.com 19 hours agoThe rumor mill revolved around a pair of the game's top relievers on Monday, as both Aroldis Chapman and Darren O'Day were mentioned as potential candidates to be on the move.Share TweetDave Roberts will be the Los Angeles Dodgers’ first minority manager.Share Tweet
Hitters dominate Fall League's Top 20 prospectsMLB.com 20 hours agoWhile there weren't as many elite prospects in the Arizona Fall League as the previous two seasons, there still was plenty of intriguing talent.Share TweetTommy Hutton, the popular television color analyst for the Marlins, will not be returning to Fox Sports Florida in 2016. After 19 years in the booth, the team and network are moving in another direction.Share Tweetyahoo.com 23 hours agoThe offseason just started, but we're already getting our usual smattering of fun and ridiculous stories. Jose Fernandez is reportedly a problem in the clubhouse, Clayton Kershaw hates Yasiel Puig and Robinson Cano is tired of Seattle. Those are the typ…Share Tweet
Ken Johnson, Only Loser of 9-Inning No-Hitter, Dies at 82nytimes.com 23 hours agoThe Houston Colt .45s pitcher threw a brilliant game against the Cincinnati Reds on April 23, 1964, only to lose in the ninth.Share Tweet
Zimmerman volunteers at Food & FriendsNationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman, his wife, Heather, and members of the Nationals' front office spent time volunteering at Food & Friends, an organization that delivers nutritious meals to needy people with critical illnesses, on Monday afternoon.Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 23 (yesterday)After a disappointing first season with the Boston Red Sox, Hanley Ramirez is going to fully embrace his move to first base. The 31-year-old told Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes that he plans to play winter ball for the Licey Tigers this offseason, and w…Share Tweet
D-backs reach deal with reliever ReynoldsThe D-backs announced Monday that they agreed to a one-year deal with left-hander Matt Reynolds, avoiding salary arbitration.Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 23 (yesterday)Lloyd McClendon is returning to the Detroit organization as manager of the Tigers' Triple-A team.Share Tweet
Marlins, Boras discuss Fernandez's workloadThe Marlins recently reached out to agent Scott Boras to discuss an innings plan for Jose Fernandez, a source told MLB.com. Via a conference call, the two sides talked about how best to use the 2013 National League Rookie of the Year in the upcoming sea…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 23 (yesterday)Former Minnesota Twins legend Rod Carew is hoping to receive a heart transplant. Carew was profiled in an article by Steve Rushin of Sports Illustrated, where he talks about his near-death experience following a massive heart attack. The details surroun…Share Tweet
McCann confident in Yankees' rotationThe Yankees' offseason shopping list, as outlined by managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner, has prioritized adding another starting pitcher to supplement Masahiro Tanaka's expected return to the ace role. Brian McCann leaves the Hot Stove moving and…Share Tweet
The Art Of Pitch-FramingMar 21Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy explains the finer points of pitch-framing
Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of ToothMar 20Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
Miguel Montero Excited For New RotationMar 20Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is ready to work with the new rotation for the team and explains what needs to be worked on in spring training.
Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For OpenerMar 19Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.
NBA: Opponents can't afford to give Golden State Warriors second looksNov 22For Golden State, offensive boards equal a wide-open -- and dangerous -- Steph Curry. Teams that want a chance against the champs must limit their second looks, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA: Warriors are having a blast making historyNov 20Winning is a feat and a mindset built by repetition. The Warriors have grasped the concept and mastered the approach and are leaving the rest of the NBA behind.
ESPN NowNov 13No. 1 recruit in 2015 ESPN 100From Melbourne, Australia6-10, 240 lbsNo. 1 on Chad Ford's 2016 NBA draft Big Board
Anthony Davis exits New Orleans Pelicans' win over Dallas Mavericks with b…Nov 10Pelicans forward Anthony Davis sat out the second half of his team's first win of the season with what the Pelicans called a bruised right hip.