OK, people, you can stop lighting candles in the hopes of David Ortiz returning to the Red Sox lineup in 2017. It ain't happening! In an interview with ESPN Deportes, Big Papi made it clear—again—that he is fully in retirement mode. Said Ortiz, "My playing time has already expired. Baseball is not something that you wake up today and you say, 'I'll play tomorrow'. Baseball is something that carries a lot of sacrifice, a lot of preparation, and there is a reason why we train the entire year to play it, practice every day, especially during the season, because it is a sport of consistency."...
CSN New England 9 hours ago
Forget that cryptic Tweet to the Globe. David Ortiz isn't walking through that door, fans. At least not as a player."My playing time has already
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The latest baseball news includes Mets-Phillies trade talks, the Yankees signing a Korean slugger, David Ortiz answers to comeback rumors and Jose Bautista
The Royals and left-handed starter Danny Duffy on Monday agreed to a new five-year, $65 million contract that runs through the 2021 season. Duffy could have become a free agent …
Happy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, everyone. So, with the trade of Mallex Smith, the M’s are back down to 2 or 3 CFs, with Mitch Haniger – a competent CF himself – playing RF. There’s nothing wrong with defense first OFs, and in general, I subscribe to the idea that a run saved […]