8:56 PM EDT, Tue April 24, 2018

Rick Renteria ejected in White Sox's 1-0 loss to Mariners

Late-afternoon starts are a rarity in baseball, and White Sox manager Rick Renteria declined to offer a take before Tuesday’s at Guaranteed Rate Field. Asked about it before the 4:10 p.m. first pitch, he replied: “I will give you my genuinely honest opinion once the game is over. Win, lose or draw,...

Mariners 1, White Sox 0

Photos from the White Sox-Mariners game at Guaranteed Rate Field on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
Royals Review 1 hour ago
Game Thread XI: Lorenzo Cain makes his return

Game Thread XI: Lorenzo Cain makes his return

Old friend. In probably one of the more anticipated games of the 2018 Royals season, an old friend will make his return to Kauffman Stadium in Lorenzo Cain. This will be Cain’s first game ever at Kauffman Stadium as a visitor and his first game playing against the Royals. The pitching matchup features Ian Kennedy who is looking to continue his early season success in his fifth start of the season. On the bump for the Brewers will be right-hander Zach Davies, also making his fifth start of the year. Royals Lineup Jon Jay CF Whit Merrifield 2B Mike Moustakas 3B Salvador Perez C Lucas Duda...
Detroit Free Press 1 hour ago
Detroit Tigers-Pittsburgh Pirates game delayed by inclement weather

Detroit Tigers-Pittsburgh Pirates game delayed by inclement weather

The Tigers-Pirates game has been delayed by inclement weather at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.        
Puckett's Pond 1 hour ago

Minnesota Twins: What to expect from Tyler Duffey

The Minnesota Twins have made a roster move to bolster their scuffling bullpen. Puckett’s Pond has the latest for you. The Minnesota Twins have optioned Alan Busenitz to Triple-A Rochester and recalled Tyler Duffey. Something needed to happen as the bullpen has struggled over the last few games and hopefully Duffey can help settle things […] Minnesota Twins: What to expect from Tyler Duffey - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen 1 hour ago

Cleveland Indians have the best defensive infield in MLB

The Cleveland Indians pitching staff has been stellar, but they have been assisted by the best defensive infield in baseball early in the season. At this point, everyone knows about the great Cleveland Indians pitching staff. The 2018 squad is largely the same group that posted some of the best pitching numbers of all time […] Cleveland Indians have the best defensive infield in MLB - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Detroit Free Press 2 hours ago
Detroit Tigers couldn't continue using 'misfiring' Drew VerHagen

Detroit Tigers couldn't continue using 'misfiring' Drew VerHagen

The Tigers added outfielder Mike Gerber for the three-game series with the Pirates, but will likely add a bullpen arm for series in Baltimore.        
Bless You Boys 2 hours ago
GameThread: Tigers vs. Pirates, 7:05 p.m.

GameThread: Tigers vs. Pirates, 7:05 p.m.

Jordan Zimmermann vs. Chad Kuhl Detroit Tigers (9-11) at Pittsburgh Pirates (12-10) Time/Place: 7:05 p.m., PNC ParkForecast: 54 degrees, rainySB Nation site: Bucs DugoutFollow us: @BlessYouBoys, @BucsDugoutMedia: Fox Sports Detroit, MLB.TV, Tigers Radio NetworkPitching Matchup: RHP Jordan Zimmermann (1-0, 7.71 ERA) vs. RHP Chad Kuhl (2-1, 4.57 ERA) Gameday reading Preview: Detroit aims to avenge season-opening sweep Tigers recall Mike Gerber, designate Drew VerHagen for assignment 2018 MLB draft profile: RHP Sam Hjelle 2018 MLB draft profile: RHP Casey Mize Prospect Notebook: Dawel Lugo...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3 hours ago

Pirates play host to Tigers, who have emerged from their run-scoring valley

The Pirates’ first series against the Detroit Tigers should prepare them for the version of their offense they’ll face this week.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 3 hours ago

Byron Buxton bothered by swollen foot; Jose Berrios tries to snap Twins' skid

The Twins' center fielder won't rejoin the team until this weekend in Minnesota, at the earliest.
SNY TV 3 hours ago

Game 22: Twins vs. Yankees, 6:35 p.m.

The Yankees will continue their series against the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday at 6:35 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
Call to the Pen 3 hours ago

Detroit Tigers: Lefty duo of Matthew Boyd and Francisco Liriano has been impressive

The Detroit Tigers are off to a pretty decent start so far in 2018. Matthew Boyd and Francisco Liriano have been part of the reason why. Going into the 2018 season, little was expected of the Detroit Tigers. However, they are off to a pretty good start and currently find themselves in third place in […] Detroit Tigers: Lefty duo of Matthew Boyd and Francisco Liriano has been impressive - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Royals Review 4 hours ago
What to know about new Royals lefty Eric Stout

What to know about new Royals lefty Eric Stout

He’s tough like a Bulldog. The Royals have added 25-year old left-hander Eric Stout to the bullpen, replacing the struggling Justin Grimm, who was placed on the disabled list with back stiffness. The bullpen has been a big weakness for the Royals in the first few weeks, so this could be an opportunity for Eric Stout to make an impression on the organization. So who is Eric Stout? Stout grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, attending St. Francis High School in Wheaton. He won 14 games with 159 strikeouts in a three-year career at Butler University in Indianapolis, home of the Bulldogs. D A...
Royals Review 4 hours ago
Salvy and Gordo are BACK

Salvy and Gordo are BACK

Paulo Orlando gets shipped down and Justin Grimm lands on the DL The Royals have activated catcher Salvador Perez and outfielder Alex Gordon from the disabled list, optioning catcher Cam Gallagher and outfielder Paulo Orlando to Omaha to make room on the roster. The return of Perez is a much needed boost to the Royals, who have been without their field general all season. Perez had missed the first four weeks of the season with a knee injury, an MCL tear he suffered while carrying his luggage. His return to action comes coincidentally when the Milwaukee Brewers and his “hermanito”...
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago
So, we meet again: Cleveland Indians vs. Chicago Cubs lineups for April 24, Game 21

So, we meet again: Cleveland Indians vs. Chicago Cubs lineups for April 24, Game 21

Cleveland faces the Chicago Cubs at Progressive Field for the first time since Game 7 of the 2016 World Series.

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