RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

World Baseball Classic

A collection of news and information related to World Baseball Classic published by this site and its partners.

Top World Baseball Classic Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Orioles sign RHP Alfredo Aceves to minor league deal

    Orioles sign RHP Alfredo Aceves to minor league deal
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed right-handed pitcher Alfredo Aceves to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to an industry source. The 31-year-old Aceves split last season between the Boston Red Sox and Triple-A...
  • MLB players appoint Tony Clark leader, discuss tougher PED penalties

    The Major League Baseball Players Assn. selected its new leader Tuesday, then braced for a debate about whether to embrace tougher penalties for players in violation of baseball's drug policy. As expected, the MLBPA executive board picked Tony Clark...
  • Hanley Ramirez and Dodgers reportedly negotiating a new deal

    Hanley Ramirez and Dodgers reportedly negotiating a new deal
    Hanley Ramirez and the Dodgers are negotiating a contract extension, according to ESPN Deportes. Ramirez spoke to ESPN Deportes in the Dominican Republic, where he and the other members of the country’s World Baseball Classic championship team were...
  • Michael Wacha, Will Middlebrooks and the Texarkana World Series

    BOSTON – The Dominican Republic might well be the most baseball-mad nation on Earth, the reigning champion of the World Baseball Classic. About 10 million people live there. Texarkana, Texas, is a town of 37,000, tucked into the extreme...
  • Angels' Gary DiSarcina wants to be baseball's best third-base coach

    Angels' Gary DiSarcina wants to be baseball's best third-base coach
    Gary DiSarcina, named the Angels’ third-base coach on Tuesday, recently interviewed for the Seattle Mariners’ manager job, and Angels Manager Mike Scioscia said “there’s no doubt in my mind Gary will manage in the big leagues.&...
  • IronPigs starting rotation a mess right now ...

     
    Remember that home-grown starting staff everyone was so excited about when the ironPigs season began ... ? B.J. Rosenberg became the third starter promoted to the Phillies when he was summoned Friday to replace Raul Valdes, who was optioned back to the...
  • Orioles pitching coach Rick Adair taking a leave of absence for personal reasons

    Orioles pitching coach Rick Adair taking a leave of absence for personal reasons
    With the baseball season heading into its final quarter, the Orioles likely will be making their pennant push without pitching coach Rick Adair, who was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons Friday and was replaced, at least temporarily, by...
  • Marco Estrada, Brandon McCarthy lead locals at pro level

    Marco Estrada, Brandon McCarthy lead locals at pro level
    Whether it was at the major or minor league level, plenty of former area baseball players competed on professional diamonds not only across the United States, but in Canada and Mexico. There were a number of story lines along the way, as the 2013...
  • Replacing Selig a monumental task for baseball

    Replacing Selig a monumental task for baseball
    How do you replace Bud Selig? Major League Baseball has known for at least a decade that it would have to figure out where to find its next commissioner, but Selig finally has put owners on the clock. It's anyone's guess where they will turn, but...
  • Your Morning Phil: Abreu, Rios, Baker

    Your Morning Phil: Abreu, Rios, Baker
    Talking baseball while hoping Jay Cutler’s first pass was an outlier, not foreshadowing: 1. Jose Dariel Abreu is out of Cuba, and perhaps on his way to Chicago. He is an ideal fit for the White Sox’s attempt to re-tool and attempt to build...
  • Hanley Ramirez hopes to remain a Dodger

    Hanley Ramirez said that if the Dodgers approach him at any time about extending his contract, he would be open to talking. "Definitely, because I want to stay here," Ramirez said. "I want to stay here forever." Ramirez will become a free agent at the...