The Yankees' best player over the past two years is nearing a deal to re-sign in New York, sources tell Yahoo Sports.
Posted: January 15, 2021, 12:38 pm
Theo Epstein will join the commissioner's office as a consultant regarding on-field matters
Posted: January 14, 2021, 7:24 pm
Democrats and Republicans have reportedly voiced displeasure with her tweets giving away the location of the House Majority Leader during the Capitol attack.
Posted: January 14, 2021, 4:08 pm
This 1952 Mickey Mantle baseball card just sold for $5.2 million, an all-time record for trading cards
Entrepreneur/actor Rob Gough bought the Mantle card, which nearly doubled in price since its 2018 sale
Posted: January 14, 2021, 1:01 pm
MLB joins a growing list of companies changing their political donation strategies after last week's U.S. Capitol attack and is the major sports league to do so.
Posted: January 13, 2021, 9:05 pm
Can we talk about how A.J. Hinch objected to the Astros' sign-stealing scheme by smashing things with a bat?
How have we not gotten more of the story behind A.J. Hinch twice smashing the monitors with a baseball bat during the Astros' sign-stealing scheme?
Posted: January 13, 2021, 3:25 pm
The baseball world still holds the sign-stealing scandal over the heads of some prominent 2017 Astros figures. Others? Not so much.
Posted: January 13, 2021, 2:53 pm
The lack of widely available testing and vaccinations is why MLB reportedly won't require fans to obtain either one before entering a ballpark.
Posted: January 12, 2021, 4:19 pm
The Chicago White Sox are making a move to nab the top bullpen arm available.
Posted: January 12, 2021, 3:33 am
The country's largest COVID-19 testing center will convert into a vaccine distribution center this week.
Posted: January 12, 2021, 3:15 am
Francisco Lindor's first comments since joining the New York Mets in a blockbuster trade showed he is open to signing a long-term extension with the team.
Posted: January 11, 2021, 8:50 pm
The first sportsbook is coming to an MLB stadium and fans will be able to place bets from their seats
The Washington Nationals strike a deal with BetMGM to let fans place bets from their seats.
Posted: January 11, 2021, 6:58 pm
Despite his stated preference for returning to the Yankees, free agent DJ LeMahieu has instructed his representatives to engage other teams as he has become dismayed by negotiations with New York.
Posted: January 11, 2021, 1:00 am
We're tracking every notable free agent signing in the 2020-21 MLB offseason and giving you the details on the deal. Plus: What it means for your fantasy team.
Posted: January 9, 2021, 4:17 pm
Fired Angels employee says Gerrit Cole, Justin Verlander and others used his illegal pitching substance
In a text message, Gerrit Cole reportedly asked Brian Harkins for help "with this sticky situation."
Posted: January 8, 2021, 7:31 pm
Tommy Lasorda died at 93 on Thursday night, but remains a vivid character deeply enmeshed with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Posted: January 8, 2021, 7:02 pm
The team announced that he “suffered a sudden cardiopulmonary arrest at his home.”
Posted: January 8, 2021, 4:50 pm
The 29-year-old has no plans to stop at the minor-league level.
Posted: January 8, 2021, 12:27 am
Trying to win is a market inefficiency in MLB. And that diagnosis of baseball's problem is now so obvious it's a cliche.
Posted: January 8, 2021, 12:23 am
The Mets should try to go the Mookie Betts route and lock up Lindor long-term.
Posted: January 7, 2021, 11:20 pm
Trading away Francisco Lindor is just the latest sign MLB teams only care about money.
Posted: January 7, 2021, 10:20 pm
Will anyone stop the New York Mets from gobbling up more star-level talent in MLB's slow offseason?
Posted: January 7, 2021, 10:01 pm
The Mets swung a blockbuster deal to get Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco from Cleveland.
Posted: January 7, 2021, 5:38 pm
Mets owner Steve Cohen accused of abusive, sexist behavior at hedge fund in discrimination complaint
More sexism allegations plague Mets owner Steve Cohen.
Posted: January 6, 2021, 2:02 am
Former Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda was admitted to the intensive care unit of an Orange County hospital in November.
Posted: January 6, 2021, 1:29 am
"I feel quite proud of myself for doing something like this."
Posted: January 5, 2021, 11:54 pm
Tim Tebow wants kids to know "they're unique, they're special, they're wonderful."
Posted: January 5, 2021, 3:17 pm
Sandra Scully — the wife of iconic Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully — died on Sunday after a battle with ALS.
Posted: January 5, 2021, 12:49 am
Bianca Smith worked for both the Texas Rangers and Cincinnati Reds before joining the Red Sox.
Posted: December 31, 2020, 10:02 pm
A year without fandom: Why these baseball fans stopped watching in 2020, and how MLB can win them back
The pandemic-shortened MLB season wiped baseball from some diehard fans' summers, and then exposed doubts about the league they may have been harboring before.
Posted: December 30, 2020, 9:16 pm
The Yu Darvish trade raised eyebrows around the league and signaled the Chicago Cubs could be willing to part with any and all veteran stars. Who should your team call about?
Posted: December 30, 2020, 2:48 pm
Padres GM A.J. Preller said they are aiming to play championship-level baseball. "We have a measuring stick in our own division."
Posted: December 30, 2020, 2:23 pm
"They really raised me and groomed me," Blake Snell said of the Rays, who traded him to the Padres as his salary rises.
Posted: December 30, 2020, 12:42 am
Always the little brother, are the Padres ready to stand up to the defending World Series champion Dodgers in the NL West?
Posted: December 29, 2020, 5:12 am
The Padres are going all in, reaching a deal to add Yu Darvish and catcher Victor Caratini. The Cubs will get Zach Davies and four prospects in return.
Posted: December 29, 2020, 2:45 am
You know who's going for it? The San Diego Padres and GM A.J. Preller are going for it.
Posted: December 28, 2020, 9:51 pm
Kim Ng’s career was worth noticing and celebrating and, above all, respecting even before the Miami Marlins hired her as the first female general manager in a major men’s sport at the start of this offseason. Hopefully, if she had time to read those reactions while she acquainted herself with the dynamic young Miami organization that just proved itself postseason-worthy, she took them as compliments. Ng’s desire to be a GM has been well-known around baseball for years.
Posted: December 28, 2020, 5:19 pm
The San Diego Padres acquired former Cy Young winner Blake Snell from the Tampa Bay Rays. He was last seen being pulled from World Series Game 6.
Posted: December 28, 2020, 4:21 am
Phil Niekro still holds impressive pitching records.
Posted: December 27, 2020, 5:42 pm
The Nationals acquired All-Star first baseman Josh Bell from the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Posted: December 24, 2020, 7:19 pm
With Cleveland likely to deal star shortstop Francisco Lindor, which contender has the best chance to go get him?
Posted: December 23, 2020, 11:01 pm
It might be time for Nolan Arenado to pursue a title somewhere else. Who could give the Rockies reason to deal their superstar at the hot corner?
Posted: December 23, 2020, 5:07 pm
La Russa was ordered to one day of home detention during a global pandemic.
Posted: December 21, 2020, 7:43 pm
Perhaps surprisingly, MLB's managers embraced the new twists in a sport that often seems stuck in its past.
Posted: December 21, 2020, 5:07 pm
'What was really ultimately most important is how other people that it was affecting felt about it.'
Posted: December 19, 2020, 1:20 am
Managers say they will get vaccinated, and the league plans to "promote" vaccination. But how will they encourage widespread acceptance of the vaccine among players?
Posted: December 18, 2020, 11:01 pm
That crazy thing that just happened in the game? Yeah, you can probably buy a T-shirt about it by morning. Here's why.
Posted: December 17, 2020, 11:40 pm
Where does Josh Gibson fall in the record books? And how Willie Mays is affected.
Posted: December 16, 2020, 9:56 pm
As part of the change, Negro League stats from 1920-1948 will be added to the official record book.
Posted: December 16, 2020, 6:16 pm
Omar Vizquel's estranged wife, Blanca, has accused him of physically and psychologically abusing her for years.
Posted: December 16, 2020, 2:37 pm