Wil Myers: Tampa Bay Rays not ready to promote top prospect

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Despite reports to the contrary over the weekend, the Tampa Bay Rays do not currently have any plans to promote top prospect Wil Myers. Many around Major League Baseball have thought the 22-year-old outfielder has been ready for the big leagues for well over a year, and speculation has run rampant ...

Kansas City Royals hire George Brett as hitting coach

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

In a move that seemingly came out of nowhere on Thursday, the Kansas City Royals reassigned first-year hitting coaches Jack Maloof and Andre David. In a corresponding and equally stunning move, the Royals announced that Hall of Famer George Brett and minor league coach Pedro Grifol will assume interim hitting coach ...

New York Mets: R.A. Dickey likely to be traded

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

R.A. Dickey won the 2012 National League Cy Young Award for the New York Mets, but just a few weeks after taking home that hardware, the 38-year-old knuckleballer is likely on his way out of Queens. Apparently as many as eight teams have approached Mets general manager Sandy Alderson about ...

Billy Butler Is Going To Ruin The Home Run Derby

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

  The fans in Kansas City were not happy with American League team captain Robinson Cano at the Home Run Derby Monday night.  Apparently, Cano had promised to include whatever Kansas City Royal made the squad. That Royal turned out to be Billy Butler, who has hit 16 home runs heading ...

Kansas City Royals Lose 12th Game in a Row

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Remember before last season when experts were all lauding the job the Kansas City Royals had done compiling the consensus No. 1 farm system in all of baseball? Apparently that doesn't actually translate into wins on the field. So far in 2012, the Royals have shown themselves to be old-school bad. ...

Jonathan Broxton Blows Save by Hitting Consecutive Batters

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

The Kansas City Royals took a chance on Jonathan Broxton this offseason. The mammoth, hard-throwing right-handed reliever lost his spot as the Los Angeles Dodgers' closer last season because of how shaky he was in clutch situations. But the Royals took a flyer on him and were hoping he could ...

The Cleveland Indians Are Searching For Bats

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

The Cleveland Indians have been one of the surprise stories of Major League Baseball's 2011 season. They currently sit just .5 games out of first place in the American League Central with a record of 51-46. But with news that star outfielder Grady Sizemore will miss four to six weeks ...

Bubba Starling Arrives At Nebraska, Has A Decision To Make

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Bubba Starling, prized quarterback recruit and the No. 5 pick in the 2011 MLB Draft, has arrived on campus at Nebraska to work out in preparation for the college football season. Starling reportedly has not decided whether or not he'll sign with the Kansas City Royals (who drafted him) or ...