7:16 PM EST, Wed January 18, 2017
52 mins ago

Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame

Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, earning the honor as Trevor Hoffman and Vladimir Guerrero fell just short. Steroids-tainted stars …
58 mins ago

Tigers acquire OF Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay

The Detroit Tigers have acquired outfielder Mikie Mahtook from the Tampa Bay Rays for a player to be named or cash. Detroit announced the trade Wednesday and designated outfielder Anthony …
1 hour ago

Braves in talks to move spring training to Sarasota County

The Braves are in negotiations to move their Florida spring training site from Kissimmee to Sarasota County. Braves spokesman Brad Hainje said Wednesday the team is "exclusively negotiating" with Sarasota …
3 hours ago

Angels, Calhoun agree to $26M, 3-year contract

Right fielder Kole Calhoun and the Los Angeles Angels have agreed to a $26 million, three-year contract. The sides reached agreement last week on a $6.35 million, one-year deal that …
4 hours ago

Infielder Trevor Plouffe reaches one-year deal with A's

Infielder Trevor Plouffe has agreed to a one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics and is expected to be the primary third baseman if he can stay healthy. The team announced …
8 hours ago

Outfielder Guyer signs 2-year deal with Indians

Outfielder Brandon Guyer has signed a two-year contract with the Cleveland Indians. The deal includes a club option for 2019. Guyer was acquired from Tampa Bay in a trade on …
16 hours ago

Chris Bosio's new challenge as Cubs pitching coach: Sculpt a deep bullpen

Jerry Weinstein remembers Chris Bosio as "an emotional, adrenalized, competitive guy" at Sacramento City College in 1982. "He has organized himself very well since then, and he has turned into …
16 hours ago

Patrick Reusse: Torii Hunter is ready to offer his strong opinions in new role with Twins

Twins manager Paul Molitor was quoted this week as saying he has lobbied with Derek Falvey, the team president for baseball, to add a veteran player that could provide a …
16 hours ago

Ex-Rangers closer Tolleson set to join Rays

Shawn Tolleson, who began last season as the Texas Rangers' closer, is set to join the Tampa Bay Rays, according to the Tampa Bay Times. Tolleson replaced Neftali Feliz as …
16 hours ago

Rangers catcher Rodriguez headed to Hall of Fame

Former Texas Rangers catcher Ivan Rodriguez, the 1999 American League MVP and a 13-time Gold Glove winner and a 14-time All-Star, was voted for induction into the National Baseball Hall …
17 hours ago

Yankees bring Baby Bombers to NY to promote season

Clint Frazier thought to the future and predicted: "It's going to be common for people to not like us." Rather than bring veterans, the Yankees had Frazier and fellow Baby …
22 hours ago

AP source: Bautista, Blue Jays finalize $18M, 1-year deal

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free agent outfielder Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays after agreeing to an $18 million, …
22 hours ago

Hamilton signs minor league deal with Rangers, will try 1B

Josh Hamilton walked into a room at the Texas Rangers' ballpark carrying a new first baseman's mitt and feeling the way he did 10 years ago. Hamilton, the 2010 AL …
22 hours ago

Marcos Breton's Baseball Hall of Fame votes in pictures

Bonds, Clemens, Sosa among his selections …
23 hours ago

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama

San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey has been pardoned by President Barack Obama on tax evasion charges from 1995. It was one of the president's 64 pardons granted …