| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:46 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Dodgers on Wednesday hired Roy Clark as a top scouting executive, the latest step in the expansion of a front office that had been decimated by cuts under former owner Frank McCourt.
Clark, a key ally of Dodgers President Stan Kasten...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
While reports out of the final day of Major League Baseball's general managers' meetings Wednesday in Orlando, Fla., said that the Orioles could explore trades involving cornerstone players J.J. Hardy and Matt Wieters, the team is not actively shopping...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Aunque aparente lo contrario, los Yankees de Nueva York suelen tornarse inflexibles y hasta crueles cuando se trata de negociar contratos multimillonarios.
Y se hacen particularmente inexorables al momento de pactar con sus propios jugadores, sin que...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:30 AM
NEW YORK -- Free-agent catcher Brian McCann and the New York Yankees are about to complete a five-year deal worth around $85 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity because...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:13 AM
At first blush, the New York Yankees signing this weekend of free-agent catcher Brian McCann to a five-year, $85 million deal could be considered good news for the Orioles, at least as it pertains to catcher Matt Wieters.
For one, the deep-pocket...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:10 AM
All-Star outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will jump from the Boston Red Sox to bitter rival New York Yankees after agreeing to a seven-year deal worth around $153 million Tuesday night, according to multiple media sources.
The move came on the same day that...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Don't even try to defend the money. The money for Jacoby Ellsbury is stupid. The money is insane.
And believe this much. There will be a Christmas Eve in, oh, 2020 when Hank and Hal Steinbrenner will be visited by the apparition of dear old dad. Boss...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:02 PM
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is out indefinitely because of torn cartilage in his right knee that will require surgery, team officials said Saturday.
The former NBA most valuable player had an MRI exam in Los Angeles on Saturday and was...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:39 PM
At the end of perhaps the most frenzied December shopping day in baseball history, the New York Yankees did two things they do very well: steal the headlines and spend a lot of money.
The Miami Marlins jumped back into the free-agent waters. The...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:35 AM
A pitcher who could have possibly replaced Jim Johnson as the Orioles' closer came off the board on Thursday when the Boston Red Sox signed former St. Louis Cardinals reliever Edward Mujica to a two-year, $9.5-million deal.
The signing is like a punch...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Robinson Cano, the grand prize of this year's free-agent class, has decided to sign with the Seattle Mariners.
The Mariners and Cano have agreed on a 10-year contract worth $240 million, according to ESPN. That would match the terms of Albert Pujols'...