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Why Ryan Zimmerman skipped spring training
Zimmerman has started slowly, but he thinks taking February and March off will help him down the line
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Kid makes play at Yankee Stadium with popcorn in his glove
The play probably cost him, like, $12 worth of popcorn
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Andrew Miller leaves game with a bum hamstring
Miller left the game after only two pitches
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Clayton Kershaw struggles with control, walks six Marlins
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw entered Wednesday night’s start against the Marlins without having issued a walk in his previous three starts. In fact, his last walk came on April 3 when he issued a free...
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Some on the Mets beat are upset Matt Harvey didn’t want to answer questions
Matt Harvey has chosen not to speak to reporters after a subpar performance on Tuesday, which has some on the Mets beat rankled.
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Carlos Gomez doesn’t see any need to apologize for walk-off homer celebration
Carlos Gomez celebrated after hitting a walk-off home run against the Twins on Sunday. He doesn't see any need to apologize for it.
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Jonny Venters is back in the majors
The Rays have purchased the contract of reliever Jonny Venters from Triple-A Durham.
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Athletics acquire Wilmer Font from Dodgers
The Athletics acquired pitcher Wilmer Font from the Dodgers in exchange for a minor league pitcher on Wednesday.
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Brewers place Eric Thames on disabled list with torn UCL in left thumb
Eric Thames has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a torn UCL in his left thumb.
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Ronald Acuña batting sixth, playing left field in Braves debut
The Braves have made it official, announcing that they have called up top prospect Ronald Acuña.
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Nothing went Adrian Beltre’s way last night
He could not get away with scamming his way to third base and then he got injured
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And That Happened: Tuesday’s Scores and Highlights
Curtis Granderson hit a walkoff blast in Toronto's first game since Monday's deadly terrorist attack 
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Report: Braves to promote Ronald Acuña
The Braves are reportedly calling up top prospect Ronald Acuña ahead of Wednesday's game against the Reds.
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Matt Harvey’s first appearance out of the bullpen was not great
Matt Harvey's struggles continued in his new role as a reliever, appearing out of the 'pen for the first time this season on Tuesday.
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Brian Dozier’s 24-game hitting streak ends
The Yankees' pitching held Brian Dozier hitless on Tuesday night, ending his 24-game hitting streak.
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Mike Trout first to 10 home runs this season
Mike Trout is the first player in baseball to reach double-digit home runs this season.
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Yusmeiro Petit pitched shortly after his mother passed away on Monday
Athletics reliever Yusmeiro Petit decided to pitch last night against the Rangers after learning that his mother passed away.
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Tuesday’s Rays-Orioles game postponed due to rain
Tuesday's Rays-Orioles game has been postponed and will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader next month.
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White Sox place Avisail Garcia on disabled list with strained hamstring
White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained hamstring.
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Kris Bryant held out of Cubs lineup
Bryant is said to be doing fine. He just needs another day off.
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Royals activate Sal Perez
Perez has been out with a torn MCL. He comes back a bit sooner than expected
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Orioles claim Jace Peterson off waivers from Yankees
When this pic was taken he probably did not know that, one day, he would be Chance Sisco's teammate.
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Farquhar ‘progressing well’ after surgery
Danny Farquahar's recover will almost assuredly be measured in months, not weeks.
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Yankees acquire A.J. Cole from Nationals
Cole is out of options but likely will not be on the Yankees roster for long
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Indians ink Cabrera to minor league deal
Melky Cabrera hit 17 homers between Chicago and Kansas City last year.
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And That Happened: Monday’s Scores and Highlights
Walker Buehler and his 100+ m.p.h. heat made their big league debut last night. It went well.
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Phillies sign Trevor Plouffe to minor league deal
The Phillies signed infielder Trevor Plouffe to a minor league deal on Monday.
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Kevin Gausman tosses immaculate inning against Indians
Orioles starter Kevin Gausman threw an immaculate inning in the seventh against the Indians on Monday night.
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Addison Russell had an allergic reaction to something he ate from the postgame spread
Cubs shortstop Addison Russell had an allergic reaction to something he ate from the postgame spread at Coors Field on Sunday.
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Jenny Cavnar to call Rockies play-by-play on Monday night
Jenny Cavnar will call televised play-by-play for the Rockies on Monday night, becoming at least the third woman to do so for a major league team.
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Red Sox trade Roenis Elias back to Mariners
Elias has not been a part of the Red Sox plans since being traded from Seattle in December 2015
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Jeter calls Bryant Gumbel ‘mentally weak’
Derek Jeter appealed to authority and makes himself look bad in the process, writes Craig Calcaterra.
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Brewers analyst, former All-Star Davey Nelson dies at 73
Davey Nelson also coached in the majors for the Brewers, White Sox, Athletics, Indians and the Expos.
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Baseball Dystopia Watch
In which I launch a new recurring feature dealing with the ways in which baseball is going to hell.
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How long do you stay fan of team that left town?
A TV show featuring a Twins fan in Washington D.C. in 1987 got my mind-a-wandering this morning.
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Yoenis Cespedes blames lack of golf for early season slump
Back during the 2015 playoffs the sorts of New York media types who love to find reasons to criticize players for petty reasons decided to criticize Yoenis Cespedes for playing golf the day of a playoff...
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Farquhar to remain in hospital for three weeks
Danny Farquhar was rushed to the hospital after suffering brain hemorrhage during the game on Friday evening.
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And That Happened: Sunday’s Scores and Highlights
Aaron Altherr walked the red-hot Phillies off in extra innings
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Javier Baez, D.J. LeMahieu have disagreement about sign-stealing
Javier Baez and D.J. LeMahieu jawed at each other during Sunday's game because Baez thought LeMahieu was relaying the Cubs' signs to Rockies hitters.
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Nationals place Anthony Rendon on disabled list
Anthony Rendon fouled a ball off of his toe more than a week ago and is only just now going on the disabled list.
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Brian Dozier extends hitting streak to 23 games
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier has hit safely in 23 consecutive games dating back to last season.
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Dodgers tab Walker Buehler to start on Monday
The Dodgers will call up Walker Buehler to make his first major league start on Monday against the Marlins.
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Belt sets new record with 21-pitch at-bat
The Angels' Jaime Barrios and the Giants' Brandon Belt battled in a 21-pitch at-bat, setting a new modern record.
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Kris Bryant hit in head with pitch, exits game
Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was hit in the head by a German Marquez fastball and had to leave Sunday's game in the first inning.
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Rockies place Carlos Gonzalez on 10-day disabled list with right hamstring strain
Gonzalez was injured while making a diving catch during Wednesday's loss to the Pirates.
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Cardinals place Adam Wainwright on 10-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation
This is Wainwright's second stint on the disabled list in a month.
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Manaea thought he was throwing one hitter
Sean Manaea didn't realize his no-hitter was intact until the eighth inning.
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Sean Manaea pitches first no-hitter of 2018
Sean Manaea completed his first career no-hitter against the Red Sox on Saturday night.
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Report: Yankees to promote Gleyber Torres
Gleyber Torres will reportedly join the team for Sunday's finale against the Angels.
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Mets to move Matt Harvey to the bullpen
Matt Harvey will shift to a temporary relief role on Tuesday, according to manager Mickey Callaway.
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