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Report: Nathan Eovaldi drawing interest from at least nine teams
The Red Sox aren't the only ones hoping to add the first-time World Series winner to their rotation next year.
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Braves minor leaguer Braxton Davidson fractures foot on walk-off homer in AFL Championship Game
Davidson's triumphant walk-off blast was spoiled by a sudden injury, as the first baseman appeared to fracture his left foot while running the bases.
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Brewers no. 1 prospect Keston Hiura named Arizona Fall League MVP
Top prospect Hiura took home the first AFL MVP award in franchise history.
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Report: Mariners CEO John Stanton denies allegations made by Dr. Lorena Martin
Stanton continued to deny allegations made by former staff member Dr. Lorena Martin in an internal email sent to Mariners employees on Friday.
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Astros acquire Aledmys Díaz from Blue Jays
Díaz is expected to fill in for fellow shortstop Marwin González in the event that the Astros fail to retain him this offseason.
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Peter Bourjos returns to Angels on minor league deal
Bourjos is reportedly expected to compete for an outfield gig with the Angels in 2019.
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Rangers hire Julio Rangel as new pitching coach
Rangel has spent the last 12 years as a minor league coach, mostly for Cleveland
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Yankees to trade Sonny Gray soon
There are as many as 11 teams interested in this change-of-scenery candidate
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Phillies plan to spend money and ‘maybe even be a little bit stupid about it’
That could mean Bryce Harper. That could mean Manny Machado. It could mean both.
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Yelich explains how he took off in second half
Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich explains how everything with his swing clicked in the second half, leading to an MVP performance.
Report: Mariners enter into a ballpark naming rights deal with T-Mobile
T-mobile will pay the M's $3 million a year. Most people will still call the place Safeco, however.
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Introducing the Marlins new uniforms
There are gray, black and blue jerseys too
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MLBPA thinks all 30 teams will take a “file-and-trial” approach to arbitration
This could lead to a lot more arbitration hearings than we have seen in the past
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Report: Rangers sign Jeff Mathis to two-year deal
The Rangers have reportedly signed veteran catcher Jeff Mathis to a two-year contract.
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Mookie Betts, Christian Yelich are MVPs
Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts and Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich were named the winners of the 2018 Most Valuable Player Awards.
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Blake Snell to undergo drug test after winning AL Cy Young Award
After being named the winner of the 2018 AL Cy Young Award, Rays lefty Blake Snell will undergo a drug test on Friday.
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Behold: The new Marlins logo
And a new Marlins marketing angle. Baseball improvements to come, we presume.
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Rules about players’ shoe colors relaxed
No word on whether or not players had to give up free agency or pension rights to get this concession.
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Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen has kissed Rob Manfred’s ring
Last February a tweet of his implied that the owners were colluding. He has, not surprisingly, deleted that tweet
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Fox, MLB sign broadcast rights extension through 2028
Fox, which has had baseball since 1996, will reportedly play MLB 30-40% more than the previous contract.
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Miami Marlins revealing new uniforms
Out: orange and rainbows. In: blue.
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Rob Manfred receives five-year extension
The vote by baseball's owners is expected to be unanimous.
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Report: Phillies place Justin Bour on waivers
The Phillies have reportedly placed first baseman Justin Bour on waivers in order to clear space on the 40-man roster.
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Once again, Cy Young votes from the Tampa Bay chapter were interesting
Cy Young voters from Tampa Bay made an impact in 2016 balloting. The two ballots from Tampa Bay this year were also interesting, though not as impactful.
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DeGrom, Snell win Cy Young Awards
The Rays' Blake Snell and the Mets' Jacob deGrom were voted winners of the 2018 Cy Young Awards in the American and National Leagues, respectively.
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Red Sox, Cora agree to terms on new contract
The Red Sox and manager Alex Cora agreed to new terms which will keep him under contract through 2021 and potentially 2022.
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Pirates acquire Erik González from Indians
The Pirates and Indians made a minor trade on Wednesday. Utilityman Erik González is heading to the Pirates along with two minor leaguers while the Indians get a couple of light-hitting players.
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Mariners to hire Tim Laker as hitting coach
Laker was the Diamondbacks' assistant hitting coach for the past two seasons
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Rays have until December 31 to get someone to pay for new ballpark
Or, I suppose, they could pay for it themselves, but that's crazy talk.
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Phillies promote Chris Young to pitching coach position
And Rick Kranitz is pushed to the side.
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Kevin Quackenbush signs minor league deal with Dodgers
Quackenbush struggled in the bigs in April but put together 47 pretty darn good games down in Triple-A last year.
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Rays sign lefty Ryan Merritt to minor league deal
Merritt has been effective in two brief big league stints but does not strike out a ton of dudes.
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Astros assistant GM hired to be next O's GM
Mike Elias has a big job ahead of him in Baltimore
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Mark Lowe wants to attempt a comeback
Veteran reliever Mark Lowe, now 35 years old, is looking to make a comeback. He hasn't pitched in the majors since 2016.
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Snitker, Melvin named Managers of the Year
The Braves' Brian Snitker and the Athletics' Bob Melvin were named the 2018 NL and AL Managers of the Year, respectively.
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White Sox trying to trade Avasail Garcia
Seems like a tall order, however.
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MLB investigating Dr. Lorena Martin’s accusations against Mariners
Their former director of high performance accused the Mariners front office of making racist comments about foreign-born players
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MLB to launch elite league for high schoolers
The Prospect Development Pipeline League will begin next summer
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Marlins unveil what they’re putting in space where home run sculpture used to be
The sculpture is gone, and so too will be the green wall.
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How do you pick Manager of the Year?
Usually by figuring out which manager's team exceeded expectations. But does that make sense?
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Steven Wright undergoes procedures on left knee
Red Sox starter Steven Wright underwent a left knee arthroscopy and debridement on Monday in New York. There is no timetable yet for his recovery.
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Gabe Kapler lost his home in the California wildfires
Phillies manager Gabe Kapler was among the many people who lost their homes due to the California wildfires. He is hoping to bring awareness to the issue.
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Dr. Lorena Martin accuses members of Mariners’ front office of making bigoted comments
Dr. Lorena Martin, formerly the Mariners' director of high performance, is accusing members of the front office of making bigoted comments about Latino players.
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Shohei Ohtani, Ronald Acuña, Jr. named 2018 Rookies of the Year
Shohei Ohtani and Ronald Acuña, Jr. were named 2018 Rookies of the Year, as voted on by the BBWAA.
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Six of seven players decline $17.9M qualifying offers
Bryce Harper, A.J. Pollock, Craig Kimbrel, Patrick Corbin, Yasmani Grandal, and Dallas Keuchel each rejected their qualifying offers.
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Report: Phillies ‘shopping the hell’ out of Carlos Santana
The Phillies are reportedly "shopping the hell" out of first baseman Carlos Santana, which would allow them to move Rhys Hoskins back to first base and open up a spot for Bryce Harper.
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Ryu accepts Dodgers’ qualifying offer
Hyun-Jin Ryu has accepted the Dodgers' qualifying offer and will make $17.9 million on a one-year deal in 2019.
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Yankees doing extensive due diligence on Manny Machado
The Yankees have suggested they won't be in on the big time free agents. Do you believe them?
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Cardinals will likely feature ‘Victory Blue’ throwback jersey next season
No, they are not "powder blue." Please make a note of it.
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Daisuke Matsuzaka wins NPB comeback player of the year award
Matsuzaka has not pitched in the big leagues since 2014 and only pitched in on NPB game between 2015-17
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