12:35 AM EDT, Fri July 21, 2017
Scout 7 hours ago
Verlander Drawing Interest from Contenders

Verlander Drawing Interest from Contenders

Detroit Tigers' starting pitcher Justin Verlander is on the trade market and thus far has been drawing interest from many teams, including the Brewers, Astros, and Cubs.
Dodgers Way 13 hours ago

Dodgers Need to Stay Away from Justin Verlander

The Dodgers are no-doubt looking for starting pitching reinforcements, and heading into the season Justin Verlander would have been a solid get. Now? Maybe not. Coming off a season where he should have won the AL Cy Young, Justin Verlander looked to be a prime trade candidate for a Tigers team that appeared...
Cubs Insider 8 hours ago

Cubs Trade Rumors: Brewers Interested in Verlander, Cubs ‘Still Monitoring’

It’s the rumor that won’t die: Justin Verlander to the Cubs. It didn’t make much sense earlier this month and makes even less with Jose Quintana in the fold, but Detroit seems motivated to sell. To wit, they moved from reportedly requiring a “big, big, big return w/out salary offset” to being...
MLB Daily Dish 8 hours ago

MLB trade rumors: Brewers interested in Tigers’ Justin Verlander

The Brewers are interested in acquiring Tigers ace Justin Verlander, according to Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press. In addition, Fenech says the Cubs are still "monitoring the situation." The Cubs took interest in the 34-year-old right-hander on July 6. Verlander has struggled this season after...
Newark Star-Ledger 5 hours ago
New Yankee Todd Frazier among plethora of MLB Little League alumni | Lucas

New Yankee Todd Frazier among plethora of MLB Little League alumni | Lucas

Frazier was the star of the Toms River East Little League team, which won the 1998 Little League World Series.
Newark Star-Ledger 11 hours ago

Will Yankees trade Dellin Betances? Brian Cashman says ...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman is loading up for a playoff push, acquiring 3B Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox. Will Cashman consider flipping reliever Dellin Betances for a starting pitcher before the non-waiver trade deadline on Monday, July 31, 2017 (7/31/17)?
South Side Sox 2 hours ago

South Side Sox Live!: Hello, Yoan Moncada

Plus, our reaction to the trade that sent Todd Frazier, David Robertson, and Tommy Kahnle to New York. Sorry for the technical difficulties which didn’t allow this episode to be live streamed. To listen, just click play below:
Chicago Tribune 4 hours ago
Jose Abreu says he hopes to play alongside Yoan Moncada his whole career

Jose Abreu says he hopes to play alongside Yoan Moncada his whole career

Yoan Moncada was 15 when he first met Jose Abreu in Cuba, and the White Sox second baseman recalled being in awe at the time. "I was impressed because he was the superstar of our town," Moncada said through a Sox interpreter. "At that moment in Cuba, he was the best player in the country." Since...
South Side Sox 13 hours ago

Yoan Moncada debuts with Jose Abreu at side

This is why you haven’t heard many trade rumors For somebody who is 30 years old and under team control for only two more years, Jose Abreu has remained curiously absent from most rumor mill activity. He’ll pop up in discussions about players the White Sox could move, but there hasn’t been any...
Larry Brown Sports 2 hours ago
Twins, Braves reportedly finalizing Jaime Garcia trade

Twins, Braves reportedly finalizing Jaime Garcia trade

The Minnesota Twins and Atlanta Braves are nearing a deal involving starting pitcher Jaime Garcia. Reports all Thursday have said the two sides were talking about such a trade, and now Twins beat writer Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press says the deal is close to being finalized. Im told #mntwins and #Braves arent expecting...Read More
Grand Rapids Press 46 mins ago
Michael Fulmer knocked out early, Royals trounce Tigers 16-4 in series finale

Michael Fulmer knocked out early, Royals trounce Tigers 16-4 in series finale

The Tigers committed three errors in the first inning, setting the tone for the ugly loss. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- As Mikie Mahtook rounded the bases after hitting a dramatic home run in the ninth inning Wednesday night, the Detroit Tigers were on the verge of winning their fifth game in a row and moving within four games of first place. Since that moment, everything has gone wrong. The Tigers lost Wednesday night's game in the bottom of the ninth, then committed three errors in the first inning on Thursday, setting the tone for an ugly 16-4 loss to the Kansas City...

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Chicago Tribune 1 hour ago

White Sox, Cubs have been on both sides of veterans-for-prospect trades

If he rebuilds it, they will come. At least that's the hope of the architect behind the White Sox's reconstruction, general manager Rick Hahn. Hahn has been busy since December stockpiling the team's farm system with 10 of MLB.com's top 100 prospects, ridding the Sox of many veteran players in...
WKYC 1 hour ago
Cleveland Indians' first baseman...

Cleveland Indians' first baseman...

Cleveland Indians' first baseman Carlos Santana hosted a charity bowling event Thursday evening.         
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 3 hours ago

Twins' 1987 success exceeded expectations of then-GM Andy MacPhail

The GM thought they might be a .500 team in ’87. That was before they won the World Series.
Plain Dealer 3 hours ago
Cleveland Indians' Corey Kluber plays catch Thursday; still an option to start Sunday vs. Blue Jays

Cleveland Indians' Corey Kluber plays catch Thursday; still an option to start Sunday vs. Blue Jays

Indians ace Corey Kluber missed Friday's start with a stiff neck.
Chicago Tribune 4 hours ago

Double Duty Classic shows promising talent, White Sox's commitment to city baseball

The cream of the White Sox's youth development crop got a chance to perform on the big stage Thursday afternoon, taking part in the Double Duty Classic at steamy Guaranteed Rate Field. Members of the Sox's high school-aged Amateur City Elite (ACE) teams, along with some out-of-town guests, were...
Chicago Tribune 5 hours ago

Series preview: White Sox at Royals

All games on WLS-AM 890. Season series: Sox lead 5-2. Friday: 7:15 p.m., CSN. RH James Shields (2-2, 5.10) vs. RH Ian Kennedy (3-6, 4.32). Saturday: 6:15 p.m., WGN-9. RH Mike Pelfrey (3-7, 4.64) vs. LH Jason Vargas (12-4, 3.06). Sunday: 1:15 p.m., CSN. LH Derek Holland (5-9, 5.18) vs. LH Travis...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 6 hours ago

Twins top draft pick Royce Lewis embraces the Gulf Coast League grind

The 18-year-old shortstop is starting at the bottom rung of professional baseball.
WKYC 6 hours ago
Uber announces partnership with Indians

Uber announces partnership with Indians

Beginning with this weekend's series with the Toronto Blue Jays, Indians fans will have an easier way of getting to and from Progressive Field.        
Plain Dealer 7 hours ago
Cleveland Indians' offense needs help and they need it as soon as possible

Cleveland Indians' offense needs help and they need it as soon as possible

The Indians' offense looks good on paper, but on the field it has been an inconsistent unit through the first 93 games of the season. They could use some help if they're going to win their second straight AL Central division title.
Scout 8 hours ago

Tigers Expected to Deal Avila Next

Alex Avila is expected to be the next Detroit Tigers' player moved, per report.

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    Justin Wilson

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  • 4 Jose Quintana

    Jose Quintana

    White Sox rebuild now begins with Yoan Moncada's arrival

  • 3 Tommy Kahnle

    Tommy Kahnle

    South Side Sox Live!: Hello, Yoan Moncada

  • 3 Michael Fulmer

    Michael Fulmer

    Michael Fulmer knocked out early, Royals trounce Tigers 16-4 in series finale

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