RSS Major League Baseball News and Notes

  • What to watch for in today's HOF announcement January 22, 2019
    The National Baseball Hall of Fame will announce the results of the Baseball Writers' Association of America ballot on Tuesday, live on MLB Network, and the baseball world will find out who will join Veterans Committee selections Harold Baines and Lee Smith as the Class of 2019.
    Matt Kelly
  • Vlad Jr. again leads list of Top 10 3B prospects January 22, 2019
    There is obviously a lot of turnover in the prospect world. Players graduate, they fall off lists, rankings change frequently. Yet the very top of this year's Top 10 third base prospects list is identical to last year's version.
    Jonathan Mayo
  • Now together in Cincinnati, Sonny Gray and Yasiel Puig can reminisce about Gray's first (and only) base hit January 22, 2019
    Sonny Gray's one career hit involved Yasiel Puig
    Adrian Garro
  • Sano prepping for season in Dominican playoffs January 22, 2019
    Miguel Sano won't be making his scheduled appearances this week on the Twins Winter Caravan or at TwinsFest while he plays in the Dominican Winter League championship series, but the Twins feel that the slugger will benefit from the game action.
    Do-Hyoung Park
  • Myers front-runner for Padres' LF spot January 22, 2019
    With Spring Training on the horizon, is taking an in-depth look at the 2019 Padres, breaking the team down position-by-position. Today we preview the San Diego left fielders.
    AJ Cassavell
  • Nola has 'no hard feelings' over arb hearing January 22, 2019
    Aaron Nola still seemed bothered that referees cost his New Orleans Saints a trip to the Super Bowl on Sunday. The Louisiana native seemed less perturbed Monday night about heading to a salary arbitration hearing with the Phillies on Feb. 14.
    Todd Zolecki
  • Source: Tigers invite top prospect Mize to camp January 21, 2019
    Tigers pitchers report to Spring Training in three weeks. Top prospect Casey Mize will be among them. As expected, the Tigers have invited their promising young right-hander to Major League camp, a source confirmed to
    Jason Beck
  • Yadi says beef with Bryant will carry into season January 21, 2019
    The social media chatter has died down, but Yadier Molina assured that Kris Bryant's characterization of St. Louis as "boring" won't soon be forgotten.
    Jenifer Langosch
  • Source: Yanks sign Farquhar to Minors deal January 21, 2019
    Danny Farquhar's inspirational recovery from a brain hemorrhage is complete, and the right-hander will have the opportunity to return to the mound this coming season as he agreed to a Minor League contract with the Yankees on Monday.
    Bryan Hoch
  • Flores, D-backs agree to 1-yr. deal with option January 21, 2019
    With a little more than three weeks before pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training, it appears the D-backs are done constructing the position-player portion of their 2019 roster after officially announcing the signing of free-agent infielder Wilmer Flores to a one-year contract with a club option for 2020.
    Steve Gilbert

RSS Minor League Baseball News

  • Tigers invite Mize to Spring Training January 21, 2019
    The Detroit Tigers extended a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp to top overall prospect Casey Mize on Monday.
    Michael Avallone
  • Mariners acquire Long in three-way trade January 21, 2019
    The Reds, Mariners and Yankees pulled off a three-way trade Monday afternoon with Shed Long going to Seattle, Josh Stowers headed to New York and Sonny Gray going to Cincinnati.
    Sam Dykstra
  • Despite scare, beat goes on for Bucs' Hinsz January 21, 2019
    A year after undergoing open heart surgery, Pirates No. 19 prospect Gage Hinsz is prepared to make the most of his second chance on the mound.
    Chris Bumbaca
  • Siri helps Estrellas to series lead in Finals January 20, 2019
    The Dominican Winter League finals feature a matchup of top prospects as Jose Siri and Fernando Tatis Jr. lead Estrellas Orientales against Jorge Mateo and Toros del Este.
    Tyler Maun
  • Reds' Scantlin suspended 50 games January 18, 2019
    Reds outfielder Nate Scantlin was suspended 50 games and Braves left-hander Carlos Caminero received a 25-game ban for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
    Rob Terranova
  • Toolshed: Hot finishes may lead to hot starts January 18, 2019
    The Tampa Bay Rays' Vidal Brujan and the Houston Astros' Bryan Abreu finished 2018 strong, but didn't crack the Top 100 Prospects list. That might change early in 2019.
    Sam Dykstra
  • Mets invite Alonso, Gimenez, Tebow to camp January 17, 2019
    The Mets extended non-roster invitations to Major League Spring Training camp to Top-100 prospects Peter Alonso and Andres Gimenez and former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow on Thursday.
    Sam Dykstra
  • The Show Before the Show: Episode 192 January 17, 2019
    Indians No. 7 prospect Bobby Bradley joins the show to talk about his 40-man roster spot, Tyler and Sam discuss the Kyler Murray saga and Ben has details on Minor League team stalwarts.
  • Staying the same amid changing landscape January 17, 2019
    Taking into account team name, affiliation and stadium, Ben Hill presents a level-by-level look at the most consistent franchises in Minor League Baseball.
    Benjamin Hill
  • Brewers' Hiura gets Spring Training invite January 16, 2019
    Top-ranked Milwaukee Brewers prospect Keston Hiura was given a non-roster invite to Major League Spring Training with eight other prospects in the system.
    Andrew Battifarano
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