3:18 PM EST, Mon February 27, 2017
South Side Sox 1 hour ago
Following up: Brett Lawrie awaits ‘alignment’

Following up: Brett Lawrie awaits ‘alignment’

Plus: Latest rumors regarding Jose Quintana and David Robertson don’t quite qualify as updates Here’s a fun question: Which of these is the most likely to change in a meaningful fashion first? Jose Quintana’s trade market David Robertson’s trade market Brett Lawrie’s availability The last seems like the best bet. However, Lawrie’s leg ailment is still making recurring appearances despite the absence of the orthotic shoe inserts that supposedly caused it, and when you line it up with the rest of his injury-marred history, one can never be certain. Here’s how he’s...
Call to the Pen 3 hours ago
Chicago White Sox All-Time 25-Man Roster

Chicago White Sox All-Time 25-Man Roster

The Chicago White Sox have 116 years of history. Who compiles the best every day roster from their history? Many know of the Chicago White Sox for their major overhaul to their roster this offseason, trading away two of their team’s stars, Chris Sale and Adam Eaton to add significant talent to their minor league […] Chicago White Sox All-Time 25-Man Roster - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Newark Star-Ledger 5 hours ago
MLB trade rumors: Mets nearly dealt Michael Conforto for Tigers star

MLB trade rumors: Mets nearly dealt Michael Conforto for Tigers star

Michael Conforto is the talk of Mets spring training. He was nearly dealt in the offseason.
News-Herald 4 hours ago

Flashy shortstop Francisco Lindor ignites Cleveland Indians with his glove, arm, bat and smile

Fans can go extra innings debating what they like most about Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor - his flashy glove, his quick release firing the ball to first base, his clutch at bats, his youthful enthusiasm, his million dollar smile, the way he hustles .

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Kansas City Star 14 mins ago

Baseball’s answer to Usain Bolt, Terrance Gore still trying to prove he can be more than a specialist

Inside the Royals clubhouse, the clock ticks. A collection of cornerstone players are set to become free agents after the 2017 season. Royals manager Ned Yost has two years remaining …
Kansas City Star 18 mins ago

Royals' Terrance Gore worked on hitting in offseason

Kansas City Royals outfielder Terrance Gore spent the offseason in Florida changing his batting stance to help and improve his hitting chances. …
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Q&A with former Tiger Tony Clark on MLB rules, new CBA

Q&A with former Tiger Tony Clark on MLB rules, new CBA

Clark was back in Tiger Town on Monday, not as a player but in his role as head of the MLB Players Association. LAKELAND, Fla. -- Tony Clark was back in Tiger Town on Monday, not as a player but in his role as head of the MLB Players Association. The former Detroit Tigers first baseman gave a "state of the union" during his visit to the Tigers' new clubhouse and fielded questions and comments from players. "There isn't a topic that's not discussed," Clark said. "Sometimes it's with the group; sometimes it's on the side." There's plenty to talk about. The...
Chicago Tribune 2 hours ago

Hyped White Sox prospect Yoan Moncada set for first spring start vs. Cubs

Top White Sox prospect Yoan Moncada brings with him a lot of hype when he starts at second base at Sloan Park in his first taste of the Cubs-Sox rivalry Monday afternoon in Mesa. He is ranked the No. 2 prospect in all of baseball, was the centerpiece of a trade with the Red Sox that convinced the...
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago
Tigers vs. Braves: Live scoring, stats, chat

Tigers vs. Braves: Live scoring, stats, chat

The spring debut for Jordan Zimmermann and Anibal Sanchez is today at Joker Marchant Stadium. LAKELAND, Fla. -- The spring debut for Jordan Zimmermann and Anibal Sanchez is today at Joker Marchant Stadium. The two Detroit Tigers pitchers will square off against Atlanta Braves starter R.A. Dickey. It could be the warmest day of the spring, with a high of 86 expected in Lakeland. Beat writer Evan Woodbery will try to jump into the discussion when possible, but won't be able to provide live updates. Please join the conversation in the comments section. If you're...
Chicago Tribune 4 hours ago

Cubs load up lineup vs. White Sox for Monday's Cactus League matchup

Clouds are starting to hover over Sloan Park, where the Chicago Cubs hope to face the rival White Sox on Monday. The Cubs' lineup includes six regular position players, starting with Kyle Schwarber leading off in left field. Manager Joe Maddon is sticking with his plan of keeping Kris Bryant, Anthony...
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago
'MLB The Show 17' shows beauty of Cleveland's Progressive Field

'MLB The Show 17' shows beauty of Cleveland's Progressive Field

The Indians have become a centerpiece of the promotion for PlayStation 4's upcoming video game "MLB the Show 17," out March 28.
Chicago Tribune 6 hours ago

Miguel Gonzalez at home with White Sox after late arrival in 2016

Miguel Gonzalez had 12 family members in attendance for his first Cactus League appearance of the year Sunday. He posed for pictures on the field before the game and even gave his grandfather a tour around the training facility at Camelback Ranch. “I showed him around a little bit, and he was excited,”...
Scout 6 hours ago

Detroit Tigers Fantasy Baseball Preview

Dr. Roto takes an in-depth look at the 2017 Detroit Tigers!
Plain Dealer 8 hours ago
Jason Kipnis seeking repeat of 2016, minus the World Series result and wrath of Cubs fans

Jason Kipnis seeking repeat of 2016, minus the World Series result and wrath of Cubs fans

Kipnis was raised in the city's north-side suburbs, about a half-hour from Wrigley Field. He empathized with the fan base's longstanding emotional despair. He understood the gravity of their team's unprecedented triumph.
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago
Playing 'Good Cop, Bad Cop' with the 2017 Cleveland Indians: Takes By The Lake podcast

Playing 'Good Cop, Bad Cop' with the 2017 Cleveland Indians: Takes By The Lake podcast

In Episode 14 of the Takes by the Lake podcast, Zack Meisel and MLB.com's Jordan Bastian attempt to pinpoint the Indians' potential issues in 2017.

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  • 4 Jason Kipnis

    Jason Kipnis

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  • 3 Miguel Gonzalez

    Miguel Gonzalez

    Miguel Gonzalez at home with White Sox after late arrival in 2016

  • 3 Danny Salazar

    Danny Salazar

    Cleveland Indians: Danny Salazar pitches two crisp innings in tie wit Cubs

  • 2 Victor Martinez

    Victor Martinez

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