MLB News and Notes: January 17, 2019
January 17, 2019 at 4:33 pm | Ryan Knuppel
As baseball gets closer and closer to spring training, fans are still waiting for star free agents like Bryce Harper and Manny Machado to sign. There may be insight on Machado’s market thanks to a report on one of his alleged offers. In addition, the Diamondbacks added a utility infielder, and a Royals pitcher will be suspended for half of the season. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019 at 9:47 pm | Ryan Knuppel
With just over 30 days left until pitchers and catchers report for Spring Training, the baseball offseason continues to give fans news every day. On Wednesday, the Brewers signed the top free agent catcher available, the Rangers are taking a chance on an oft-injured pitcher, and the Heisman Trophy winner may be spurning baseball after all. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: January 5, 2019
January 05, 2019 at 2:22 pm | Ryan Knuppel
There are just a couple of minor stories heading into the weekend. First, the Tampa Bay Rays are making their games a lot more “intimate”. The Chicago Cubs have hired a new bench coach in Joe Maddon’s possible last year, and the Texas Rangers won a waiver claim for a reliever. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: January 4, 2019
January 04, 2019 at 6:49 pm | Ryan Knuppel
As the offseason rolls on, one of the prominent free agent relief pitchers has found a new home. This year’s most coveted Japanese pitcher is also officially off the market, and the Yankees are taking a chance on a former All-Star. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: December 29, 2018
December 29, 2018 at 3:31 pm | Ryan Knuppel
The hot stove continues to sizzle this offseason. The Angels have tabbed a former All-Star to be their next catcher, the Blue Jays have inked a starting pitcher, and rumors continue to fly during this steadily busy offseason. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018 at 6:40 pm | Ryan Knuppel
Signings are continuing to trickle in during baseball’s offseason. The latest free agent off the board is one of baseball’s best sluggers who’s heading to Minnesota. Elsewhere, the Athletics are bringing back one of their own pitchers, while the Cubs are taking a chance on another arm. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018 at 3:10 pm | Ryan Knuppel
Several signings have taken place over the last day or two as teams are trying to be active before Christmas. The Cardinals have reportedly landed one of the biggest names on the relief market, the Rockies have found a new infielder, and multiple pitchers have signed short-term, team-friendly deals. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.
MLB News and Notes: December 16, 2018
December 16, 2018 at 4:07 pm | Ryan Knuppel
As the Baseball Winter Meetings concluded quietly this week, a couple of teams were still active in making moves. The White Sox added a first baseman who has family ties to a superstar free agent, and the Padres signed a veteran second baseman. And in Oakland, one of the core members of the Athletics underwent his second offseason surgery. Here are the latest MLB news and notes.