RSS Major League Baseball News and Notes

  • Thursday's top prospect performers July 20, 2018
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Thursday.
    William Boor
  • Cubs acquire righty Chavez from Rangers July 20, 2018
    Cubs manager Joe Maddon likes versatile players, and he picked up one for his bullpen on Thursday with the addition of right-hander Jesse Chavez, who was acquired from the Rangers for Minor League left-hander Tyler Thomas, a seventh-round Draft pick in 2017.
    Carrie Muskat
  • Cubs ride 5-run 5th to 31st comeback win July 20, 2018
    Ian Happ smacked a two-run homer to highlight a five-run fifth inning and Jason Heyward had three hits and two RBIs as the Cubs opened the second half with a 9-6 victory over the Cardinals on Thursday at Wrigley Field.
    Carrie Muskat
  • Wearing No. 8, Manny set to play short in debut July 20, 2018
    Superstar slugger Manny Machado will be in the Dodgers' lineup Friday night as Los Angeles opens the second half by hosting the Brewers for a weekend series at Dodger Stadium, according to general manager Farhan Zaidi. The first pitch for Friday's game is scheduled for 5:10 p.m. PT.
    Manny Randhawa
  • Blockbuster trade 'definitely a boost' to club July 20, 2018
    The Indians' front office gave the club "a boost" after acquiring closer Brad Hand and reliever Adam Cimber from the Padres.
    Jordan Bastian
  • Rangers trade Chavez, could deal more arms July 20, 2018
    The Rangers are getting more interest in their relievers than other areas leading up to the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline.
    T.R. Sullivan
  • Morrow expects DL stint to be minimal July 20, 2018
    The Cubs placed closer Brandon Morrow on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to Monday, with right elbow inflammation.
    Carrie Muskat
  • Machado, Stras, Subway Series kick off 2nd half July 20, 2018
    The All-Star break might have slowed the Major League schedule for a few days, but it didn't cease the significant action. Not with superstar shortstop Manny Machado getting dealt to the Dodgers literally as the All-Star festivities were unfolding and with the Indians dealing for All-Star closer Brad Hand from the Padres on Thursday. So […]
    Anthony Castrovince
  • Trade Talk: Padres, deGrom, Britton, Beltre July 20, 2018
    As the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline nears, get the latest news and rumors.
  • Injury updates: Cespedes, Morrow, Ohtani, Miller July 20, 2018
    Here's a roundup of the latest injury news across the Majors.

RSS Minor League Baseball News

  • Vargas leads Aces with five-hit game July 20, 2018
    D-backs prospect Ildemaro Vargas singled four times and doubled, extending his hitting streak to 19 games with his first career five-hit game as Triple-A Reno topped Tacoma, 5-3, on Thursday.
    Tyler Maun
  • De Jesus anchors third Drive no-hitter July 20, 2018
    Red Sox prospect Enmanuel De Jesus fired 7 2/3 near-perfect innings and Devon Fisher and Durbin Feltman finished off the third no-hitter in team history as Class A Greenville beat Asheville, 5-1.
    Gerard Gilberto
  • Kramer sparks Indians with 5-for-5 night July 20, 2018
    Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Kevin Kramer was perfect at the plate and scored a run in his second career five-hit game as Triple-A Indianapolis rolled past Gwinnett, 10-3, on Thursday.
    Marisa Ingemi
  • Wilson stays hot on hill for Mississippi July 20, 2018
    Braves No. 12 prospect Bryse Wilson allowed three hits and a walk while striking out nine over seven innings on Thursday as Double-A Mississippi blanked Montgomery, 2-0.
    Andrew Battifarano
  • Tatis exits Missions game with injury July 20, 2018
    Top San Diego Padres prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. left Double-A San Antonio's game on Thursday with an apparent left thumb injury.
    Vincent Lara-Cinisomo
  • Stephenson homers twice for Tortugas July 20, 2018
    Reds No. 8 prospect Tyler Stephenson homered twice and matched career highs with four hits and five RBIs to help Class A Advanced Daytona rally for a 9-6 victory over Bradenton on Thursday.
    Michael Avallone
  • Cubs' Hoerner to miss rest of season July 19, 2018
    Cubs first-round pick Nico Hoerner is out for the rest of the season after injuring his left elbow diving for a ball with Class A South Bend.
    Vincent Lara-Cinisomo
  • The Show Before the Show: Episode 169 July 19, 2018
    Giants prospect Shaun Anderson joins the show to talk about his promotion to Triple-A. Plus, Tyler and Sam have a Futures Game recap and Ben checks in from his road trip through the southeast.
  • Mejia traded to Padres for Hand, Cimber July 19, 2018
    The Padres have acquired No. 15 overall prospect Francisco Mejia from the Indians for closer Brad Hand and right-handed reliever Adam Cimber, the clubs confirmed Thursday.
    Sam Dykstra
  • Prospect Roundup: Games of July 18 July 19, 2018
    Orioles prospect Ryan Mountcastle homered for the second game in a row for Double-A Bowie while Padres lefty Logan Allen tossed his longest gem yet for Double-A San Antonio.
    Sam Dykstra
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