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A’s running out of time to find home in Oakland, Las Vegas
The Athletics are searching for a new stadium in Oakland or Las Vegas, but they have experienced difficulties in both areas.
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Jeffrey Springs, Rays agree to $31 million, 4-year contract
Left-hander Jeffrey Springs became the first of the 33 players who exchanged proposed arbitration salaries with their teams to reach a deal, agreeing Wednesday to a $31 million, four-year contract with the...
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HOF has 'lowered the bar' in post-steroid era
Dan Patrick reacts to Scott Rolen's induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame and what it says about our national pastime, which finds itself increasingly lacking broader star power.
Beltré, Mauer eligible for Baseball Hall of Fame next year
Scott Rolen is headed to the Hall of Fame. Next year, make way for another star third baseman.
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Red Sox complete $7 million deal with Duvall, cut Barnes
Adam Duvall and the Boston Red Sox finalized their one-year, $7 million contract.
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Mets sign outfielder Tommy Pham to 1-year, $6 million deal
The Mets signed veteran outfielder Tommy Pham to a one-year contract for $6 million, adding to their busy offseason.
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Mike Clevinger investigated by MLB for domestic violence
White Sox pitcher Mike Clevinger is being investigated by Major League Baseball following an allegation of domestic violence.
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Scott Rolen elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame
Slick-fielding third baseman Scott Rolen was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Tuesday with five votes to spare above the 75% needed.
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Royals acquire LHP Taylor from Red Sox for SS Mondesi
The Royals acquired left-hander Josh Taylor from the Red Sox for shortstop Adalberto Mondesi and an additional player.
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Eloy Jiménez preparing to play outfield with White Sox
It looks as if White Sox slugger Eloy Jimenez could spend a lot of time at designated hitter this year.
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Twins acquire veteran OF Michael A. Taylor from Royals
The Twins acquired veteran Michael A. Taylor from the Royals, adding depth and defense to their outfield in exchange for two relief pitching prospects.
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Arte Moreno takes Angels off market, will continue as owner
Los Angeles Angels owner Arte Moreno has decided not to sell the team.
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Trey Mancini planning to move around with Cubs
When David Ross spoke with Trey Mancini about joining the team, the skipper mentioned playing first base, designated hitter, and the corner outfield spots.
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Brewers’ Brian Anderson hopeful improved shoulder sparks rebound
Now that his shoulder isn't bothering him anymore, new Milwaukee Brewers acquisition Brian Anderson is hoping he can recapture his hitting success.
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Mike Trout says back is pain-free ahead of spring training
Mike Trout feels pain-free as the start of spring training approaches.
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Twins trade batting champ Arraez to Marlins for Pablo López
Luis Arraez was taking a nap Friday after a workout when he got a call and was told the Minnesota Twins had traded him to the Miami Marlins.
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Mariners sign IF Tommy La Stella to 1-year deal
The Mariners signed infielder Tommy La Stella to a one-year contract, adding another versatile veteran to their roster.
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Porter, Johnson become MLB’s 2nd, 3rd Black ump crew chiefs
Alan Porter and Adrian Johnson became the MLB's second and third Black umpire crew chiefs as the league announced 10 retirements along with promotions from the minors.
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Catcher Tomás Nido, Mets agree to two-year, $3.7M contract
Catcher Tomas Nido and the Mets agreed to a two-year, $3.7 million contract.
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Report: Royals, Chapman agree on $3.75M deal for 2023
The Kansas City Royals and Aroldis Chapman reportedly agreed to a one-year, $3.75 million contract.
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Report: Brewers reach $3.5M deal with ex-Marlin Anderson
The Brewers reportedly agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million contract with former Miami Marlins third baseman/right fielder Brian Anderson.
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Report: Dodgers taxed $32M, MLB payrolls record $4.5B
The Los Angeles Dodgers were hit with a $32 million luxury tax for the second straight season, among six teams paying a penalty as baseball payrolls rebounded after the lockout to a record $4.56 billion.
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Chris Paddack, Twins finalize 3-year, $12.5 million contract
Chris Paddack and the Twins finalized a three-year, $12,525,000 contract, an agreement that allows the pitcher to earn an additional $2.5 million in the deal's final season.
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Report: Red Sox agree to terms with ex-Braves OF Adam Duvall
The Red Sox agreed to terms with outfielder Adam Duvall on a contract that will pay him at least $7 million for 2023, according to a report.
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Cubs claim Julian Merryweather off waivers from Blue Jays
The Cubs claimed pitcher Julian Merryweather off waivers from the Blue Jays.
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Red Sox trade Connor Seabold to Rockies for player to be named
Right-hander Connor Seabold was traded by the Red Sox to the Rockies for a player to be named or cash.
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Frank Thomas, Pirates star and original Met, dies at 93
Frank Thomas, a three-time All-Star with his hometown Pittsburgh Pirates who later became the top hitter on the expansion New York Mets, died Monday. He was 93.
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White Sox agree to deals with 7 international free agents
The Chicago White Sox agreed to contracts with seven international free agents on Monday, including pitching prospect Luis Reyes and infielder Juan Uribe Jr.
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Padres sign 16-year-old catching prospect Salas for $5.6M
The San Diego Padres signed 16-year-old catcher Ethan Salas of Caracas, Venezuela, to a $5.6 million bonus on Sunday, the first day of the international signing period.
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Blue Jays bullpen coach Matt Buschmann steps down
The Toronto Blue Jays are searching for a new bullpen coach.
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Report: Trey Mancini, Cubs agree to 2-year deal
Trey Mancini and the Cubs agreed to a two-year contract, according to a report.
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Cubs to give Sandberg statue, not ready to reunite with Sosa
The Cubs plan to honor Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg with a statue outside Wrigley Field and put him in an exclusive club that includes Ernie Banks, Billy Williams, Ron Santo, Ferguson Jenkins, and Harry...
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Soto, Alonso, Guerrero get big deals, avoid arbitration
Juan Soto, Pete Alonso and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. reached big-money agreements on one-year contracts that avoided salary arbitration.
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Report: Andrew McCutchen returning to Pirates on 1-year deal
Andrew McCutchen is returning to the Pirates.
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Trevor Bauer unclaimed on waivers, is now free agent
Trevor Bauer became a free agent when he went unclaimed on waivers, leaving the Dodgers responsible for about $22.5 million owed to the former Cy Young Award winner.
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Caratini, Milner avoid arbitration, reach deals with Brewers
Brewers catcher Victor Caratini and left-hander Hoby Milner agreed to one-year contracts a day ahead of the swap of proposed arbitration salaries between players and teams.
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Report: Japanese right-hander Shintaro Fujinami agrees with Athletics
Japanese right-hander Shintaro Fujinami reached agreement on a one-year, $3.25 million contract with the Athletics, according to a report.
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Corey Kluber, Red Sox finalize 1-year, $10M contract
Two-time AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and the Boston Red Sox finalized a one-year, $10 million contract.
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Eric Hinske joins Mets as assistant hitting coach
Eric Hinske is joining the Mets as assistant hitting coach in manager Buck Showalter's staff, Eric Chavez is switching to bench coach, and Dom Chiiti is becoming bullpen coach.
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Cardinals hire McEwing as bench coach after Holliday resigns
The Cardinals hired Joe McEwing as their new bench coach Thursday to replace longtime star Matt Holliday, who took the job in November but quit to spend more time with his family.
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AJ Pollock, Seattle Mariners finalize 1-year contract
Outfielder AJ Pollock and the Mariners finalized a one-year contract, setting up a potential platoon situation in left field for the upcoming season.
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Marlins trade Miguel Rojas to Dodgers for prospect
The Dodgers acquired Miguel Rojas from the Marlins in exchange for infield prospect Jacob Amaya.
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Reports: Padres, Nelson Cruz agree to 1-year, $1M deal
Longtime slugger Nelson Cruz agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract with the Padres, according to reports.
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Tigers change Comerica Park’s dimensions, encourage offense
The home of the Tigers is set to become a little more hitter friendly.
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Nathan Eovaldi could earn $63M over 3 seasons in deal with Rangers
Right-hander Nathan Eovaldi can earn $3 million annually in performance bonuses for innings as part of his two-year, $34 million contract with the Rangers.
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Craig Kimbrel guaranteed $10M in Phillies contract
Reliever Craig Kimbrel will get $10 million from his one-year contract with the Phillies.
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Rich Hill guaranteed $8M as part of contract with Pirates
Left-hander Rich Hill is guaranteed $8 million in his one-year contract with the Pirates.
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Drew Smyly could earn up to $41.5M over 3 years in Cubs contract
Left-hander Drew Smyly could earn up to $41.5 million over three years from his contract with the Cubs if he pitches 150 innings annually.
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Evan Longoria guaranteed $4M by Diamondbacks, can earn $1M in bonuses
Evan Longoria is guaranteed $4 million in his one-year contract with the Diamondbacks, and the three-time All-Star third baseman can earn an additional $1 million in roster bonuses.
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Boston deferring $75M to Rafael Devers, paying through 2043
Rafael Devers has $75 million in deferred salaries in his new contract with the Red Sox, who committed $331 million over 11 seasons to the third baseman but won't fully pay the money until 2043.
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