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Unions want seat at table if gambling legal

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 13:02
The players' associations weighed in on the New Jersey gambling litigation, saying that the unions should have a say in regulation.

Red Sox rise from this year's rumble united, not divided

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:03
Last year's fight with the O's set the tone for clubhouse tension that would last all season. Wednesday night was different.

The joy of Ohtani, fear the White Sox and MLB's next big thing

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 11:12
Ohtani is a real-life Roy Hobbs, so let's enjoy The Natural's ride. Identifying MLB's next power team, and the players you'll be talking about next.

Ohtani lobbying Angels for more playing time

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 08:58
Shohei Ohtani, who is 2-0 as a pitcher and has three homers as a DH, "would like to play more" for the Angels, who are resting him on days before and after his pitching starts.

Tracking the so-called greatest free-agent class ever

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 08:15
How much is Bryce Harper's hot start worth? Which new ace is pitching toward a payday? We track the names to know in the loaded 2018-19 crop.

You wouldn't like Eddie Butler when he's angry

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 08:00
He might seem mild mannered, but the Cubs pitcher is battling a rage within. Here's how Butler learned to -- mostly -- keep his emotions under control.

Real or Not? Bad blood brewing after Wednesday's bevy of brawls

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 01:35
Scrums between the Red Sox and Yankees and the Rockies and Padres go to show that it's never too early in the year to add to grudges between rivals.

Rangers' Andrus has broken elbow after HBP

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 01:20
Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus has a broken right elbow after being hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of a game against the Angels.

3 tossed as Red Sox, Yankees squabble twice

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 23:42
Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin and Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly were ejected from Wednesday's game at Fenway Park, the result of the second benches-clearing scuffle on the night.

Mets rally past Marlins 4-1 for 8th straight win

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 23:28
Marlins lefty Jarlin Garcia was pulled after pitching six hitless innings in his first major league start, and the New York Mets took advantage of a strong season debut by Zack Wheeler to beat Miami 4-1 Wednesday night for their eighth straight victory.

Price out for precautionary reasons after 1 IP

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 21:00
Boston's David Price left Wednesday night's start against the New York Yankees after just one inning, trailing 4-0 at Fenway Park. The team said he left for precautionary reasons due to a "sensation in his left hand."

Cashman: Stanton facing adversity like a pro

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 20:13
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says he has been pleased with how Giancarlo Stanton has handled the slump that has marked the start of his tenure as a Yankee.

Tigers' Zimmermann hit in face by line drive

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 19:53
Detroit pitcher Jordan Zimmermann bruised the right side of his jaw when hit on the face by a line drive off the bat of Cleveland's Jason Kipnis and left Wednesday's game after two batters.

A's pitching prospect Puk to miss 12-18 months

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 19:35
Athletics left-hander A.J. Puk, 22, will be sidelined through at least next spring after having Tommy John surgery.

MLB chooses Dodger Stadium for 2020 ASG

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:50
Dodger Stadium will host the 2020 All-Star Game, commissioner Rob Manfred announced Wednesday.

Ohtani returning; will bat eighth, serve as DH

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:24
Angels dual-purpose phenom Shohei Ohtani will be back in the lineup Wednesday night for his first start in the field against a left-handed pitcher.

Arenado charges Perdomo, 5 ejected in brawl

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 17:54
Colorado's Nolan Arenado sparked a brawl that cleared the benches Wednesday afternoon after a pitch from Padres starter Luis Perdomo sailed behind Arenado's back. Arenado and Perdomo were ejected, along with three others.

Braves' McCarthy dislocates shoulder vs. Nats

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:21
Braves right-hander Brandon McCarthy suffered a partial dislocation of his left non-throwing shoulder in Wednesday's game against the Nationals.

Mets' d'Arnaud to DL with partial UCL tear

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:14
Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud was placed on the DL after an MRI revealed a partially torn UCL. He has not decided if he'll have Tommy John surgery.

Astros' Gurriel may come off DL, play Friday

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:13
Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel, who began the season with a five-game suspension and is still recovering from offseason surgery on his left hand, may make his 2018 debut on Friday.