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Oakland's Beane voted MLB executive of year

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 00:09
Oakland Athletics executive vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane was voted the inaugural Major League Baseball Executive of the Year.

Cubs, Maddon won't talk extension in offseason

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 23:18
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has been informed by the team that it won't be discussing a contract extension with him before next season, the fifth and final one of his current deal.

Mookie Betts' mammoth year may have bounced J.D. Martinez from AL MVP race

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 20:46
As the three top candidates for baseball's biggest hardware have been announced, it appears that Mookie Betts' performance may have affected his Red Sox teammate's case.

Cashman: Yankees want Sabathia, Happ back

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 19:51
Brian Cashman wants to bring CC Sabathia back for an 11th season with the New York Yankees, and he's also holding out some hope of re-signing J.A. Happ.

Mets GM: Prospect Alonso has shot at 1B job

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 19:49
News Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen announced a shuffling of manager Mickey Callaway's coaching staff Monday and said first-base prospect Peter Alonso will be given a chance to win the starting job in spring training.

Ohtani, 2 Yanks finalists for AL Rookie of the Year

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 19:23
Shohei Ohtani is a finalist for the AL Rookie of the Year award along with two New York Yankees infielders.

Today's Game Era ballot lacks surefire Cooperstown candidate

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 17:33
The 10 Hall of Fame candidates appear to be borderline at best, especially with Lou Whitaker having been omitted from the ballot.

Steinbrenner, Piniella hit Hall ballot next month

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 15:58
The Baseball Hall of Fame's 10-man Today's Game Era ballot will feature such luminaries as George Steinbrenner, Lou Piniella and Davey Johnson.

WS loss gives Rangers manager bond with fans

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 13:44
New Texas manager Chris Woodward, former Dodgers third base coach, said the sting of losing a second World Series helps him understand the disappointment Rangers fans feel. The Rangers were the last team to lose the World Series in back-to-back years.

New Nats RHP Rosenthal: Rehab 'very smooth'

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 13:24
Trevor Rosenthal's comeback from his 2017 Tommy John surgery went so well, the Washington Nationals newest reliever says he considered trying to get back to the majors last season.

Don't expect the Dodgers to change their formula after World Series loss

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:38
What worked for L.A. in the NLDS and NLCS -- from platoons to the pen -- failed in the Fall Classic. But Dodgers brass bristles at the suggestion its philosophy is to blame.

MLB teams free to negotiate with LHP Kikuchi

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 07:50
The Seibu Lions have agreed to post pitcher Yusei Kikuchi, clearing the way for the 27-year-old left-hander to negotiate with teams in Major League Baseball.

Red Sox, Braves lead with 3 Gold Glove winners

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:53
It's more hardware for some Red Sox players, as Mookie Betts, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Ian Kinsler were named as Gold Glove winners. Meanwhile, Nolan Arenado continued his perfect record with a sixth honor.

Reds prospect killed in crash; two hospitalized

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 22:13
Reds prospect Jairo Capellan was killed in a car accident Saturday morning in the Dominican Republic that also hospitalized pitcher Raul Hernandez and outfielder Emilio Garcia.

Cora in Puerto Rico to celebrate Series win

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 16:00
Hundreds of arms stretched into the sky in the hometown of Red Sox manager Alex Cora on Saturday, as fans took pictures and video of the first man from Puerto Rico to lead a team to a World Series championship.

Why Mookie Betts is the perfect player, and other fun stats

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 15:58
Dig into info about why Boston's right fielder is even more awesome, whose homers went farthest and more.

Taking the trophy to Puerto Rico: Red Sox victory parade in manager Alex Cora's hometown

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 14:02
The World Series champs celebrate with more fans by taking a road trip with their manager to his homeland, as told through their pics and tweets.

Reports: Rangers make Woodward new manager

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 00:56
The Texas Rangers have hired Los Angeles Dodgers third-base coach Chris Woodward as their new manager, according to reports.

Keuchel, Harper among 7 to get qualifying offers

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 19:48
The seven major league players to receive qualifying offers Friday have 10 days to accept a $17.9 million salary for 2019 or become a free agent.

Marlins: Realmuto 'knows how we feel about him'

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 17:34
Marlins president Michael Hill said he'd go into the GM meetings "with an open mind" about J.T. Realmuto, but said the catcher "knows how we feel about him."