Los Angeles Dodgers have baseball’s biggest payroll

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The New York Yankees had owned baseball's biggest payroll in each of the past 15 seasons. That streak ended on Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and their projected payroll of $235 million topped all of Major League Baseball. The last time the Yankees weren't atop the payroll rankings was way ...

Report: Players want Alex Rodriguez kicked out of union

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will miss the entire 2014 season thanks to a 162-game suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs. While that may seem like the worst news the 38-year-old could have gotten, things may have actually gone even further downhill for him. On Tuesday, Yahoo! Sports reported that ...

The 2013 Un-Sportsmen of the Year

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Peyton Manning was named Sports Illustrated's "Sportsman of the Year," and it's easy to see why. The man helped thousands of college students stave off starvation by forcing Papa John to give away all those free pizzas. But who resides at the opposite end of this year's sporting spectrum? The way ...

Alex Rodriguez’s attorneys vow to release all evidence, take case to federal court

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Alex Rodriguez's grievance hearing to overturn his 211-game suspension ended Thursday as both sides rested their cases. That came a day after the New York Yankees third baseman walked out of the proceedings and decided not to testify in his own defense. A decision in the case is not expected until ...

Ryan Dempster fined, suspended for hitting Alex Rodriguez

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster has officially received a five-game suspension from Major League Baseball for intentionally throwing at and hitting New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez on Sunday night. Yankees manager Joe Girardi was also fined for his argument with umpire Brian O'Nora following the incident. It ...

MLB willing to reveal all in Alex Rodriguez PED case, his lawyer declines offer

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Major League Baseball vice president Robert Manfred has called on Alex Rodriguez's attorney to allow the league to reveal all its information that relates to his client in the Biogenesis case. Manfred wrote a letter in which he claimed MLB was willing to waive the confidentiality clause in the Joint ...

Alex Rodriguez and MLB discussed a lighter suspension

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

A report now suggests that New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez could have accepted a suspension for far less than 211 games, but decided instead to fight a ban. Rodriguez had settlement discussions with Major League Baseball over his role in the Biogenesis performance-enhancing drug scandal. Those discussions included proposals ...

New York Yankees put Derek Jeter back on disabled list

Monday, August 5th, 2013

On Monday afternoon the New York Yankees put shortstop Derek Jeter back on the disabled list with a strained right calf. The move comes after Jeter played in just four games after returning from a season-long stint on the DL. Jeter underwent an MRI on his calf on Sunday, and it ...