Baseball

12Jul 2016
Giancarlo Stanton Home Run Derby

Posted on July 12, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is having a down year, at least by his standards. Despite hitting 20 home runs, he’s batting just .233, and for the first time since 2013, he was not named to the All-Star Team. However, Stanton did receive an invitation to participate […]

11Jul 2016
2016 MLB All-Star Game

Posted on July 11, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine On the eve of the 2016 MLB All-Star Game, managers Terry Collins of the National League and Ned Yost of the American League announced their starting lineups during a press conference held Monday afternoon in San Diego. In addition to the batting order each manager has chosen, […]

11Jul 2016
Los Angeles Dodgers Clayton Kershaw

Posted on July 11, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Clayton Kershaw threw off a mound on Sunday for the first time since his June 26 start against the Pittsburgh Pirates. For the Los Angeles Dodgers, Kershaw’s bullpen session was a sight for sore eyes after their ace received an epidural injection on June 29 to address […]

11Jul 2016
Boston Red Sox Yoan Moncada

Posted on July 11, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The baseball stars of the future were on display Sunday night in the annual Futures Game, and the brightest star of all was Boston Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada, who was named the game’s MVP. Playing for the World Team, Moncada went 2 for 5, including a […]

10Jul 2016
Cleveland Indians Michael Brantley

Posted on July 10, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Cleveland Indians may soon add an x-factor capable of altering the hierarchy in the American League. Outfielder Michael Brantley is scheduled to begin a minor league rehab assignment on Monday and could be ready to return to the Indians after a week or so of playing […]

10Jul 2016
San Diego Padres Wil Myers

Posted on July 10, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Currently sitting 12 games under .500 and 9.5 games out of a playoff spot, the San Diego Padres are one of the teams that’s likely to be active sellers as the non-waiver trade deadline approaches. But one player the team won’t be looking to trade is first […]

10Jul 2016
Boston Red Sox Craig Kimbrel

Posted on July 10, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine On the same day the Boston Red Sox traded for Arizona Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler to help reinforce their bullpen, the team learned they would be without closer Craig Kimbrel for the next three to six weeks. Kimbrel hurt his left knee during pre-game drills on Friday, […]

09Jul 2016
Los Angeles Times C.J. Cron

Posted on July 9, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Los Angeles Angels placed first baseman C.J. Cron on the 15-day DL Saturday due to a broken hand he suffered Friday night on a hit by pitch. Cron is scheduled to see a hand specialist on Monday to further determine the severity of the injury, but […]

09Jul 2016
New York Mets Noah Syndergaard

Posted on July 9, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine It appears to be deja vu for the New York Mets all over again. A little more than two weeks ago, the Mets held their breath while both Noah Syndergaard and Yoenis Cespedes, arguably the team’s two most important players, were dispatched to the hospital to investigate […]

09Jul 2016
Boston Red Sox Brad Ziegler

Posted on July 9, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After making a relatively minor move to acquire utility infielder Aaron Hill on Thursday, the Boston Red Sox pulled off a more substantial trade early Saturday morning by acquiring relief pitcher Brad Ziegler from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for prospects Luis Alejandro Basabe and Jose Almonte, […]

08Jul 2016
New York Mets Matt Harvey

Posted on July 8, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Less than 48 hours after the New York Mets placed him on the 15-day DL with a shoulder injury, starting pitcher Matt Harvey has decided that he will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery. Harvey was diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome on Thursday when he saw Dr. Robert Thompson, […]

08Jul 2016
Los Angeles Dodgers Hyun-Jin Ryu

Posted on July 8, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Los Angeles Dodgers got some good news for their ailing starting rotation Thursday night with the long-awaited return of lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu. Unfortunately, Ryu was not exactly at the top of his game in his first major league start since September 2014. In his big league […]

08Jul 2016
Mets Nationals Jayson Werth

Posted on July 8, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine An interference call on a possible double play in the 9th inning of Thursday’s game between the New York Mets and Washington Nationals led to an argument after the game between Nationals GM Mike Rizzo and umpire Jim Joyce. The two reportedly had a heated exchange following […]

07Jul 2016
St. Louis Cardinals Matt Carpenter

Posted on July 7, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After being removed from Wednesday’s game with an oblique strain, the St. Louis Cardinals have placed infielder Matt Carpenter on the 15-day DL. Cardinals manager Mike Matheny expressed a “high level of concern” for Carpenter Wednesday night, and those fears appear to have been realized with the […]

07Jul 2016
Toronto Blue Jays Marco Estrada

Posted on July 7, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine One day after Marco Estrada learned he had made the All-Star Team for the first time in his career, the Toronto Blue Jays placed him on the 15-day DL with a sore back. The injury will prevent Estrada from pitching in next week’s All-Star Game and will […]

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