Friday, February 23, 2018

Cubs need improvements and bigger boost in rotation

The reigning World Series champion Cubs are a disappointing 42-40 on the season (through Monday night), but thanks to the surrounding mediocrity in the NL Central they're still very much in the race. They do, however, need roster improvements, and that's...

2017 MLB All-Star Game rosters

Complete rosters for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game at Marlins Park on July 11: American League Starters First Base: Justin Smoak, Toronto Blue Jays All-Star appearances: First appearance Smoak will be the first Blue Jays player to start at first base since Carlos Delgado in 2003. Second Base: Jose Altuve, Houston...

MLB Saturday scores, highlights, updates, news: Sale dominates Jays on Canada Day

Also, Freddie Freeman works out at third base in the minors and more from Saturday around baseball It's a Saturday in July. You know what that means? Day baseball, and it's starting to get serious as we're just about at...

Yankees rookie suffers season-ending injury

Dustin Fowler had just arrived on the scene, the latest Yankees rookie called up to assist a club riddled with injury. But the first-game fate that awaited Fowler was too cruel to ever imagine. Carted off the field in Thursday night’s...

Cubs and Rockies swap pitchers

The Rockies and Cubs have announced a swap of pitchers, with the Rockies adding the southpaw Zac Rosscup out of DFA limb. Heading to Chicago in return is right-hander Matt Carasiti. The 29-year-old Rosscup will provide Colorado with a potential lefty specialist. Over...