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Dodgers announce 2019 minor-league coaching staffs

Dodgers announce 2019 minor-league coaching staffs

Minor-league coaching staffs for 2019 feature new managers leading five of the seven affiliates
Royals Review 11 mins ago
Eric Skoglund suspended 80 games for a banned substance

Eric Skoglund suspended 80 games for a banned substance

The lefty was a rotation candidate Left-hander Eric Skoglund has been suspended 80 games for a banned substance, violating MLB’s performance-enhancing drug policy. According to Rustin Dodd of The Athletic, Skoglund was banned for testing positive for Ostarine and Ligandrol, which are “selective androgen receptor modulators.” Some notable college players were suspended for Ostarine last year, such as Clemson football player Dexter Lawrence and Arizona basketball player Alonzo Trier. The NBA’s Joakim Noah was suspended in 2017 for Lingadrol, a testosterone booster, as was Florida...
SportsDay 19 mins ago
Shawn Tolleson ends comeback bid with Rangers, retires from baseball

Shawn Tolleson ends comeback bid with Rangers, retires from baseball

Allen's Shawn Tolleson, who recorded 35 saves for the Rangers during their 2015 AL West title run, announced Wednesday his retirement from baseball, effective immediately, after suffering another arm injury.Tolleson, who turns 31 on Saturday, suffered a setback last week in his recovery from Tommy John surgery. He strained the flexor tendon in his right arm. Tolleson hasn't pitched since July 27, 2016 with the Rangers. He suffered a back sprain at the time, then chose free agency after the season. He signed a one-year deal with Tampa Bay for 2017, but injured the ulnar collateral ligament in...
Redbird Rants 30 mins ago

St. Louis Cardinals: Which team should fans want Harper to sign with?

As has been known for a while, the St. Louis Cardinals are 99.99% not going to sign Bryce Harper. Accepting this, where should fans root for him to sign? This is all dragging on too long. The St. Louis Cardinals‘ fan base is frustrated with the team for not being involved more with the bidding […] St. Louis Cardinals: Which team should fans want Harper to sign with? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
River Ave. Blues 34 mins ago

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson will join the Yankees in Spring Training again

One year later, the Yankees still employ the best quarterback in New York. Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will again join the Yankees in Spring Training this year, his agent told Jon Morosi. The Yankees haven’t announced a schedule or confirmed anything yet. That’ll happen soon enough. Last spring the Yankees acquired Wilson’s baseball rights from […] The post Seahawks QB Russell Wilson will join the Yankees in Spring Training again appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Blog Red Machine 34 mins ago

Cincinnati Reds: Trading for Corey Kluber makes sense

The Cincinnati Reds have once again been linked to Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber in very preliminary discussions of a 3-team trade. The Reds could have a lot to gain by going through with the deal. Reports have circulated indicating that the San Diego Padres have inquired about Cincinnati Reds top prospect Nick Senzel […] Cincinnati Reds: Trading for Corey Kluber makes sense - Blog Red Machine - Blog Red Machine - A Cincinnati Reds Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lone Star Ball 46 mins ago
Shawn Tolleson announces his retirement

Shawn Tolleson announces his retirement

Rangers reliever Shawn Tolleson has announced his retirement today Texas Rangers pitcher Shawn Tolleson has announced his retirement today. Tolleson, 30, underwent Tommy John surgery in May, 2017, and signed a two year minor league contract last offseason with the intent of rehabbing in 2018 and competing for a spot in the bullpen in 2019. He suffered a setback last week in his throwing program, prompting this decision. Tolleson was a waiver claim by the Rangers in November, 2013, and had two quality seasons out of the bullpen for Texas in 2014-15, including being the closer for the 2015...
FOX Sports 48 mins ago

LeBron cleared to practice after missing next 2 games

LeBron James has been cleared to practice with the Los Angeles Lakers after they return from their upcoming two-game road trip
Brew Crew Ball 53 mins ago
Milwaukee Brewers announce non-roster invitees, updated Spring Training schedule

Milwaukee Brewers announce non-roster invitees, updated Spring Training schedule

It’s almost time to defend the prestigious Cactus Cup We’re less than a month away from pitchers and catchers reporting to the newly renovated facilities in Maryvale, and about 4 1⁄2 weeks away from the first full squad workout. To mark the occasion, the Brewers released an updated Spring Training schedule, for those of you planning to make the trip down to Arizona to witness the team’s run for a second straight Cactus Cup. Your most up-to-date Spring Training schedule is here.Pitchers & catchers report just four weeks from today.https://t.co/v2TXdJhngF...
Cubbies Crib 1 hour ago

Chicago Cubs Rumors: Manny Machado offered seven years, $175 million?

In this slow offseason, Chicago Cubs rumors are scarce. Meanwhile, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper seem to pop up daily. Here’s the latest. Although a number of free agents have already signed and many trades have been made, the focus of the MLB offseason remains on marquee free agents Bryce Harper and Manny Machado. That means […] Chicago Cubs Rumors: Manny Machado offered seven years, $175 million? - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tip of the Tower 1 hour ago

Toronto Blue Jays: Don’t get too excited by Bryce Harper talk

Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins had plenty to say about Bryce Harper on Monday, but the chances of him moving to Southern Ontario are tenuous at best. It’s pretty clear the Toronto Blue Jays are in a major rebuild, as they look to turn around the franchise and become long-term contenders. The likes of Russell […] Toronto Blue Jays: Don’t get too excited by Bryce Harper talk - Tip of the Tower - Tip of the Tower - A Toronto Sports Site - Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, Toronto FC, Raptors and Argonauts
DodgerBlue.com 1 hour ago
Dodgers Announce Triple-A Oklahoma City 2019 Coaching Staff, Led By Manager Travis Barbary

Dodgers Announce Triple-A Oklahoma City 2019 Coaching Staff, Led By Manager Travis Barbary

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced the Triple-A Oklahoma City Dodgers coaching staff for the 2019 season, led by new manager Travis Barbary...

Sympathetic restaurateur offers Clemson Tigers football team a real meal after the President fed them junk food

Once the NCAA football champion Clemson Tigers recover from all the junk food the President served them during their Monday visit to the White House, a world class meal will be waiting for them in Chicago. Restaurateur Nick Kokonas has offered to treat the champs to dinner at one of his fine dining...
rssfeeds.azcentral.com 1 hour ago
Arizona Diamondbacks to sign infielder Wilmer Flores, according to report

Arizona Diamondbacks to sign infielder Wilmer Flores, according to report

The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a one-year deal with free agent infielder Wilmer Flores, ESPNs Jeff Passan reports.         

Will the White Sox’s reported offer of $175 million be enough to land Manny Machado?

The White Sox repeatedly warn fans not to believe every rumor they hear concerning the team’s offseason pursuits. Just a few days ago a source denied an ESPN report saying the Sox had offered Manny Machado eight years, instead of seven, to play on the South Side. But the Sox can’t stop rumors from...

MLB Player News

  • 12 Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper

    Joe Maddon on Bryce Harper to the Cubs: ‘Not happening’

  • 11 Manny Machado

    Manny Machado

    Chicago Cubs Rumors: Manny Machado offered seven years, $175 million?

  • 6 Jed Lowrie

    Jed Lowrie

    Mets hold introductory press conference for Jed Lowrie

  • 6 DJ LeMahieu

    DJ LeMahieu

    The Yankees hope DJ LeMahieu can shore up a shaky defensive infield

  • 5 Wilmer Flores

    Wilmer Flores

    Mets hold introductory press conference for Jed Lowrie

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