| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:54 AM
One of the more intriguing aspects of the Orioles hiring former Texas Rangers hitting coordinator Scott Coolbaugh as their new hitting coach is that he already has a relationship with slugger Chris Davis.
It’s pretty much a given that the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The Orioles' search for a new hitting coach appears to be coming to a close, but manager Buck Showalter is expected to talk to one more candidate before a decision is made.
According to an industry source, the Orioles have scheduled an interview with...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Si Estados Unidos en efecto restablece relaciones diplomáticas con Cuba y eventualmente se levanta el bloqueo económico que sufre la isla, el lucrativo negocio del tráfico de peloteros cubanos sufrirá un golpe mortal.
Antes del anuncio del...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 11:55 PM
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12/28/2014 MLB Note - Atlanta Braves Pierzynski, A.J.
C A.J. Pierzynski and the Braves agreed to a one-year, $2 million deal, CBS Sports reported Dec. 24. The contract will not be finalized until January, but Pierzynski is expected to...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The Dodgers, in search of bullpen depth, are expected to sign right-hander Sergio Santos to a minor league contract.
Santos, 31, battled shoulder and elbow injuries during three seasons with the Toronto Blue Jays. He had a 1.75 earned-run average in...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:24 PM
SAN DIEGO — The flurry of activity at this year's winter meetings was in stark contrast to last year in Orlando, Fla., when there were no mega-signings or blockbuster deals.
This was more like an old school meetings, with stars such as Matt Kemp,...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 1:31 PM
With third baseman Chase Headley signing a four-year contract with the New York Yankees on Monday, it appears that Alex Rodriguez will be relegated to designated hitter duties when he returns next spring.
The 39-year-old Rodriguez sat out last season...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Major League Baseball pitcher Brandon McCarthy has a new home – about 10 miles from his first-ever home.
The Los Angeles Dodgers officially announced the signing of the Glendale-born pitcher Tuesday morning to a four-year contract valued at $48...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:12 PM
So much happened in such a flash for the Dodgers last week --- with the main focus justifiably centered on the trade of Matt Kemp --- that much went by in a quick blur. Scrutiny was not exactly the order of the day.
The official signing of right-...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Existing contracts may prevent Andrew Friedman from remaking the Dodgers on the field as significantly as he’d like, but he’ll have no such issues in the front office.
With amateur scouting vice president Logan White leaving the Dodgers on...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The New York Yankees acquired shortstop Didi Gregorius from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday in a three-team trade that included the Detroit Tigers.
The Yankees have been seeking a replacement for the retired Derek Jeter and it appears that player...