28Jun 2016
Chicago Cubs Kris Bryant

Posted on June 28, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant made baseball history Monday night while helping the Cubs to an 11-8 win over the Cincinnati Reds. Bryant became the first player in the modern era, which dates back to 1913, to hit three home runs and two doubles in one […]

27Jun 2016
Los Angeles Dodgers Clayton Kershaw

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine There may be the slightest of chinks in Clayton Kershaw’s armor after all. The lefty, who is in the midst of an amazing season, even by his standards, is reportedly dealing with pain in his lower back. On Monday, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts confirmed that Kershaw is […]

27Jun 2016
Los Angeles Dodgers Adrian Gonzalez

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine First baseman Adrian Gonzalez was not in the starting lineup Sunday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost their third straight game to the Pittsburgh Pirates, a disappointing set back after the team’s recent six-game winning streak. Gonzalez will also be absent from the lineup Monday afternoon, as […]

27Jun 2016
Jose Reyes New York Mets

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Jose Reyes is one step closer to returning to the big leagues as a member of the New York Mets. After signing a minor league deal with the Mets on Saturday, Reyes made his return to the Mets’ organization on Sunday, playing for the team’s short-season affiliate […]

26Jun 2016
St. Louis Cardinals Trevor Rosenthal

Posted on June 26, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After Trevor Rosenthal gave up three runs without recording an out Friday night, his third blown save of the season, the St. Louis Cardinals announced on Saturday that Rosenthal would no longer be the team’s closer. Manager Mike Matheny told Rosenthal on Saturday that he would be […]

26Jun 2016
Washington Nationals Stephen Strasburg

Posted on June 26, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Stephen Strasburg will not make his scheduled start with the Washington Nationals on Sunday due to an upper back strain, the second time in less than a week he’s been scratched from a start due to back issues. Washington manager Dusty Baker made the announcement after the […]

26Jun 2016
Jose Reyes New York Mets

Posted on June 26, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After several days of growing speculation, the reunion between the New York Mets and former shortstop Jose Reyes became official on Saturday. Reyes was officially free to sign with any major league club at 1 p.m. Saturday, and soon afterwards he signed a minor league deal with […]

25Jun 2016
Pete Rose Ichiro

Posted on June 25, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Saturday night may be the closest Pete Rose will ever get to a Hall of Fame ceremony. The Cincinnati Reds are rolling out the red carpet for Rose this weekend in a series of ceremonies that will include him entering the team’s Hall of Fame and having […]

25Jun 2016
Seattle Mariners Nori Aoki

Posted on June 25, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine In a move that was at least a little surprising to everybody but him, the Seattle Mariners demoted outfielder Nori Aoki to triple-A on Friday. The 34-year old Aoki has hit just .245/.343/.313 this season and will experience the minor leagues for the first time in his […]

25Jun 2016
Houston Astros A.J. Reed

Posted on June 25, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Even amidst the team’s current six-game winning streak that has brought them back to the edge of contention, the Houston Astros have struggled to find a permanent solution at first base. On Saturday, the Astros will try another candidate who they hope will be their first baseman […]

24Jun 2016
Atlanta Braves Julio Teheran

Posted on June 24, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine With a little more than a month until the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline, chatter and speculation are starting to pick up regarding what players could be moved before the deadline. One of the top targets among pitchers being mentioned is Julio Teheran of the Atlanta Braves. […]

24Jun 2016
Chicago Cubs Willson Contreras

Posted on June 24, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Less than a week after calling him up to the big leagues for the first time, the Chicago Cubs are already doing everything they can to get top catching prospect Willson Contreras into the lineup. Contreras started Thursday’s win against the Miami Marlins at first base, and […]

24Jun 2016
Jose Reyes New York Mets

Posted on June 24, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine When Jose Reyes was first designated for assignment by the Colorado Rockies, officials from the New York Mets were quick to say that the team had no interest in bringing their former shortstop back to Queens. But over time, things have started to change. The Mets first […]

23Jun 2016
Boston Red Sox Chris Young

Posted on June 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The injuries to the Boston Red Sox outfield just keep on coming. Veteran Chris Young has joined Blake Swihart and Brock Holt on the DL after suffering a hamstring injury during Thursday’s win against the Chicago White Sox. The Red Sox have struggled to find a permanent […]

23Jun 2016
Texas Rangers Colby Lewis

Posted on June 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine In a matter of hours on Wednesday, the Texas Rangers lost two pitchers from their starting rotation, the starting rotation that has been among the best in baseball all season and a huge factor in the Rangers building a 10-game lead atop the AL West. Derek Holland […]

22Jun 2016
St. Louis Cardinals

Posted on June 22, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine For much of the season, it has looked like the Chicago Cubs would run away with the NL Central. However, over the last three days, the St. Louis Cardinals proclaimed “not so fast.” The Cardinals beat the Cubs in a Wednesday matinee to complete a three-game sweep […]

22Jun 2016
Los Angeles Dodgers Yasiel Puig

Posted on June 22, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After spending close to three weeks on the DL, Yasiel Puig returned to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, starting in right field and going 1 for 3 as the Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals. Puig returns to an outfield that has undergone several changes since he […]

21Jun 2016
Tampa Bay Rays Kevin Cash

Posted on June 21, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine With five straight losses on the trot, things are not going well for the Tampa Bay Rays, who are currently six games under .500 and 8.5 games out of first place in the AL East. Things don’t figure to get much better for them any time soon […]

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