Report: Detroit Tigers ready to sell at trade deadline

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

After years of chasing pennants with one of the most loaded rosters in baseball, the Detroit Tigers have limped through the 2015 season. After Monday night's action, Detroit sits at 46-46, a whopping 9.5 games behind the Kansas City Royals for first place in the American League Central. The Tigers ...

Pair of SoCal games rained out for first time in years

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Is Sunday what Al Gore was warning us about? Both the Padres and Angels had home games rained out for the first time in a very long time, with San Diego calling a game for the first time since 2006 and the Anaheim doing so for the first time since 1995. For ...

Dodgers and Phillies still talking about Cole Hamels

Friday, July 17th, 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers are set on acquiring a front-line starting pitcher before baseball's non-waiver trade deadline and have already picked out their top target. The Dodgers have continued to talk to the Philadelphia Phillies about lefty Cole Hamels and appear intent on landing him. Jon Heyman reports the Dodgers and ...

Red Sox first-rounder suspended 50 games positive test

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

The Boston Red Sox selected right-hander Michael Kopech in the first-round of the 2014 MLB Draft, and just more than a year later he has been suspended 50 games. Kopech was nicked after a positive test for the stimulant Oxilofrine. Kopech was the 33rd pick in the 2014 draft out of ...

Giancarlo Stanton will participate in Home Run Derby if asked

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

On Friday baseball got some fantastic news that could put a positive spin on what might be a very Kansas City All-Star weekend. Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has said that he would participate in the 2015 Home Run Derby if he's asked. Before the Marlins faced the Cincinnati Reds at ...

Video: Giancarlo Stanton launches longest home run of year

Friday, June 5th, 2015

You would expect Giancarlo Stanton playing at Coors Field would be must-watch television. On Friday night the Miami Marlins slugger proved that to be true, as he launched an enormous home run that instantly became the longest ball hit in the major leagues this year. The 484-foot blast to dead center ...

Video: Kris Bryant launches huge home run

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

I think it's fair to say that Chicago Cubs rookie phenom Kris Bryant has lived up to expectations. The 23-year-old third baseman was at it again Tuesday night as he launched a mammoth home run off of Wrigley Field's new video board beyond the left-center field bleachers. The solo shot ...

News Flash: Jeff Loria remains terrible to work for

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

When the Brewers fired Ron Roenicke a couple weeks ago, we speculated as to who would be the next big-league manager to get the axe. Foolishly, we cut our list of speculation short of Marlins manager Mike Redmond. Though the Marlins weren't off to the start they are capable of ...