5:44 AM EDT, Thu April 02, 2015
Newark Star-Ledger 8 hours ago

Yankees' Brendan Ryan leaves game Wednesday with leg injury (VIDEO)

Ryan appeared seriously hurt on the play
Chad Jennings / The LoHud Yankees Blog | Journal News 14 hours ago

Ryan pulled with lower-body injury; carried into dugout

Brendan Ryan was just taken out of today’s game with what looks like some sort of right leg injury. He was able to limp off the field, but when he got to the dugout , Ryan had to be lifted and carried down the steps. After arriving in camp with a back injury, Ryan seemed […] The post Ryan pulled...
MetsBlog 14 hours ago

Tonight on MetsBlog at 9 pm, Mets On the Air will take your calls about Juan Lagares’s reported contract extension, Sandy Alderson’s recent acquisitions and the state of the roster as the Mets leave for Citi Field…

Tonight on MetsBlog at 9 pm, Mets On the Air will take your calls about Juan Lagares’s reported contract extension, Sandy Alderson’s recent acquisitions and the state of the roster as the Mets leave for Citi Field……

The 2015 Giants will have the fifth-highest payroll in MLB

The Associated Press released their annual survey of MLB payrolls, and the Giants are near the top I sure had a droll idea for an April Fool's Day post. I was going to write about how the Giants won the World Series in 2014, then did nothing in the offseason except sign Norichika Aoki and trade for Casey McGehee. Can you imagine? It would be an obvious piece of satire, but people fall for this stuff every ... wait. That's really what happened. None of it makes sense, starting with the part about the World Series. Ah, but the Giants weren't being cheap. We've gone over this in the past, but...
Yankees acquire INF Gregorio Petit

Yankees acquire INF Gregorio Petit

Here’s the announcement from the Yankees: Today the Yankees acquired minor league INF Gregorio Petit from the Houston Astros in exchange for cash considerations. Petit will report to Major League camp.   In 2014, Petit batted .278 (27-for-97) with 14R, 8 doubles, 2HR and 9RBI in 37 games with Houston. He also played in 85 games for […] The post Yankees acquire INF Gregorio Petit appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
philly.com 6 hours ago

Just a brief scare for Phillies' Giles

Reliever Ken Giles has a mild back strain, but is expected to be ready for Opening Day.
Fish@Bat 12 hours ago

RT @Deadspin: The Dodgers have MLB’s highest payroll at $273 million. The Marlins have the lowest at $68 million. http://t.co/hapUPHaoeg

RT @Deadspin: The Dodgers have MLB’s highest payroll at $273 million. The Marlins have the lowest at $68 million. deadsp.in/ZZk5bmT

More National League Rumors & News

Arizona Republic 6 hours ago
Bickley: Melvin on higher ground since D-Backs

Bickley: Melvin on higher ground since D-Backs

Bob Melvin has become an elite MLB manager, proving his former Arizona bosses wrong.         
New York Daily News 6 hours ago
Man who started Mets’ ‘K Korner’ sees his idea go digital

Man who started Mets’ ‘K Korner’ sees his idea go digital

The “K Korner” will go digital this season at Citi Field and it's no surprise to the man who started it all by hand back in 1984.
philly.com 6 hours ago

How college group discovered the best Hamels trade

Maybe now we know why, despite an offseason rife with speculation, the Phillies haven't yet traded Cole Hamels. After all, it took five Arizona State grad students using two computer models and countless statistical metrics more than 60 hours over five days to devise what a panel of baseball experts judged the best possible deal for the Phillies ace.
News-Herald 7 hours ago
Giants 5, Cleveland Indians 2: Madison Bumgarner outduels Corey Kluber

Giants 5, Cleveland Indians 2: Madison Bumgarner outduels Corey Kluber

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner outpitched AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber, and the San Francisco Giants completed their Arizona portion of the exhibition season by beating the Indians, 5-2, on April 1.Bumgarner allowed one run and five hits in four innings with four strikeouts in his final tuneup for the April 6 opener at Arizona.

Brewers spring training report: Wednesday at a glance

Brewers opening-day starter Kyle Lohse was unable to sail through the spring unscathed. He surrendered three home runs in four innings Wednesday as Milwaukee was drilled by the Chicago Cubs, 11-7, at Sloan Park

Any Brewers role fine with Michael Blazek

Opponents have batted only .226 against Brewers right-hander Michael Blazek, and he has struck out 18 hitters in 171/3 innings.
Denver Post 7 hours ago
Watch: Woody, Less discuss what fans could do to make the Rockies' front office better

Watch: Woody, Less discuss what fans could do to make the Rockies' front office better

Woody Paige and Les Shapiro discuss what fans can do, if anything, to voice their displeasure with the Rockies' front office on The Sports Show on April 1, 2015The post What could fans do to

Brewers' Jean Segura feeling invigorated after tough 2014

This spring, things have taken a turn for the better for Brewers shortstop Jean Segura.
Arizona Republic 8 hours ago
Rewind: Bradley, Diamondbacks blank Reds

Rewind: Bradley, Diamondbacks blank Reds

Rewind: Diamondbacks 3, Reds 0         

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  • 4 Madison Bumgarner

    Madison Bumgarner

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  • 4 Ken Giles

    Ken Giles

    Amaro: Phillies do not anticipate a DL stint for Ken Giles

  • 4 Daniel Murphy

    Daniel Murphy

    Mets Insider: Daniel Murphy still iffy for Opening Day

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