St. Lucie rallies to split four-game series
Cody Bellinger hit a go-ahead, three-run home run with one out in the eighth inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-4 win against the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
With one week to go before next Monday’s trade deadline, Major League Baseball’s haves and have-nots are sizing each other up for a pennant push this season or a build-up for the future.
Tebow homers for the 4th time
The Memphis Redbirds entered this weekend’s series as the Pacific Coast League’s top team — and the league’s top pitching team.
St. Lucie drops third straight
Houston Astros rookie Colin Moran was taken to hospital after fouling a ball off the left side of his face during the sixth inning against Baltimore on Saturday.
J.C. Rodriguez clubs solo homer
UNLV hired Texas-Arlington coach Kristie Fox on Thursday as its softball coach.
Alonso hits 2 more home runs
The New York Yankees obtained third baseman Todd Frazier and right-handed relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday.
The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired right fielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday in exchange for three prospects, getting a jump on the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline market.
Houston Astros All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa will miss six to eight weeks with a torn ligament in his left thumb, the team announced Tuesday.
New York Yankees first baseman Greg Bird will undergo surgery to remove excess bone growth from his right ankle, putting his season in jeopardy, the American League club said on Monday.
Urena goes 3 for 4, scores three times
They took him out the back door of Clark County Detention Center— his wife and high school baseball coach, the latter far more a father than the one who used to beat the hell out of him — to avoid any curious sorts toting cameras and notebooks.
The Washington Nationals have won a legal victory as a New York state appeals court said the baseball team’s long-running television rights dispute with the Baltimore Orioles should be resolved by a panel of Major League Baseball executives.
For the first time in more than a decade, this All-Star Game didn’t count, at least in terms of home-field advantage in the World Series.
Tebow extends hitting streak to 9 games
While the rest of his teammates will take a few days off, Amed Rosario won’t get much of a break this week.
Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout will return from the disabled list on Friday against the Tampa Bay Rays, his team has announced.
51s pitcher Logan Taylor struggled with his assailant in an attempt to protect himself July 1 prior to being assaulted in Salt Lake City, according to the police report.
Kyle Freeland, who was born and raised in Denver, nearly pitched his way into Colorado Rockies lore Sunday when he lost a no-hitter in the ninth in the Rockies’ 10-0 romp over the Chicago White Sox.
Having already blasted past Joe DiMaggio New York Yankees towering new wave slugger Aaron Judge will next look to rule the Home Run Derby and All-Star Game at the upcoming Midsummer classic in Miami.
Conforto goes 3 for 4 in rehab start
Third basemen Mike Moustakas of the Kansas City Royals and Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers claimed the last two spots in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game through fan voting completed on Thursday.
Ichiro Suzuki notched another milestone in his long career on Thursday when he became the most prolific foreign-born hitter in the history of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Gene Conley, the only man to win both a baseball World Series and an NBA championship in basketball, died on Tuesday at the age of 86, the Boston Red Sox said in a statement.
St. Lucie drops to 2-9 in second half
Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts will start for the American League All Star team next week in place of injured MikeTrout, Major League Baseball announced on Monday.
Rookie slugger Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees has joined the All-Star Game’s Home Run Derby lineup, setting up a thundering showdown against defending champion Giancarlo Stanton on his home turf in Miami next Monday.
Major League Baseball suspended Houston Astros rookie pitcher David Paulino for 80 games without pay after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance, the league announced on Saturday.
When the 51s games end for the night and the fans clear the stands, Cashman Field’s other tenants come out.
Tampa native hit 3 homers, 6 doubles last week
A federal appeals court on Monday said professional minor league baseball is exempt from U.S. antitrust laws, and rejected an appeal by players who complained that their wages were kept artificially low.
For the third time in six games, the 51s were forced into a bullpen game.
New York Mets infielder Asdrubal Cabrera said on Friday that he has asked the Mets to trade him after the team recently moved him from shortstop to second base.
The Boston mayor’s office declared that a street near Fenway Park will be renamed David Ortiz Drive. It is currently known as Yawkey Way Extension.
Puerto Rico will host a two-game series between the Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins in April, Major League Baseball said on Wednesday.
When the 51s hit the field for a Tuesday matinee against Reno, they’ll be looking to avoid a sweep.
Nolan Arenado hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving him the cycle and lifting the Colorado Rockies to a 7-5 win over the San Francisco Giants on Sunday.
The gunshots that ripped through a congressional Republican team practice early Wednesday on a Virginia baseball field not only shook the U.S. Capitol but also upended what many Americans consider a symbol of fair play and summer fun.
Ricky Knapp’s first start of the year against Tacoma was one of his best.
Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy apologized on Wednesday for his on-air remarks that pitchers such as New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed translators on the mound.
Jimmy Piersall, a former Major League Baseball player known for his playful antics and the mental health struggles that became the subject of a book and movie, has died at age 87, the Boston Red Sox said on Sunday.
Miami Marlins right-hander Edinson Volquez tossed his first career no-hitter and the first of the Major League season on Saturday in a 3-0 victory over the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks.
Kevin Plawecki is not a big schedule looker — baseball is baseball, no matter where it’s played.
Before El Paso’s Bryan Rodriguez could retire his first batter of the game, the 51s had already built up a four-run lead.
The 51s are mired in their longest losing streak of the year.
Jim Bunning, who showed much of the same combativeness as a U.S. congressman as he had during his Hall of Fame career as a deceptive pitcher in baseball’s major leagues, died at the age of 85, his son said on Saturday.
The Chicago White Sox signed Cuban free agent outfielder Luis Robert to a minor league contract, including a $26-million signing bonus, the team announced Saturday.