Starling Marte is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Pittsburgh Pirates sent the two-time Gold Glove outfielder and 2016 All-Star to the Diamondbacks on Monday for prospects Liover Peguero and pitcher Brennan Malone. The Diamondbacks will receive $1.5 million from the Pirates on Sept. 15 as part
Posted: January 27, 2020, 10:11 pm
Free agent outfielder Nicholas Castellanos agreed to a $64 million, four-year deal in the Cincinnati Reds' latest big-money move to emerge from years of losing, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Monday. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the club
Posted: January 27, 2020, 9:57 pm
Replay review decisions could be announced at the ballpark by umps wearing microphones, several people familiar with the plan told The Associated Press on Monday. Major League Baseball and the umpires are actively discussing the possibility. If the technical aspects can be worked out and the umps are
Posted: January 27, 2020, 9:53 pm
ESPN is considering removing analyst Jessica Mendoza from her role on Sunday Night Baseball. It is apparently not related to her recent controversy.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 9:47 pm
The Red Sox have pledged their support of the fund after one of their scouts lost his father in the crash
Posted: January 27, 2020, 9:45 pm
Kobe Bryant is the latest of a number of famous athletes have tragically died in aviation accidents over the years.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 8:36 pm
Startling Marte traded to the D-Backs for two Single-A prospects
Posted: January 27, 2020, 8:28 pm
The Boston Red Sox still don't have a manager despite pitchers and catchers scheduled to report to spring training in a little more than weeks.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 7:38 pm
Starling Marte would take over for Ketel Marte in center field, with Ketel moving back to second base. Lotsa Martes, eh?
Posted: January 27, 2020, 7:33 pm
Here's what's holding up a trade between the Red Sox and Padres for Mookie Betts, per a report.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 7:26 pm
The Giants finished third in the NL West last year. Here's an early look at what their competition looks like in 2020.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 6:45 pm
"Designated hitter" are two dirty words to many long-time National League baseball fans, but there's little doubt it would benefit the Phillies if the DH came to the NL. By Corey Seidman
Posted: January 27, 2020, 6:29 pm
Andrew Vaughn is receiving some rave reviews from both inside and outside the White Sox organization. Now he's getting compared to one of the best hitters in team history.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 6:28 pm
Even with Nicholas Castellanos, can the Reds â€” or anyone â€” challenge the White Sox for baseball's best offseason?
The Cincinnati Reds have had themselves a really nice offseason, one that got a whole lot better when they signed Nicholas Castellanos on Monday. But can they challenge the White Sox for the title of "offseason champs"? Can any team?
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:52 pm
The organization is touting versatility after signing a variety of parts instead of a slugger to replace Anthony Rendon.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:38 pm
The Boston Red Sox have a decision to make with Mookie Betts, and if they decide to trade him, several National League teams reportedly are interested.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 4:45 pm
John Altobelli, his daughter and his wife were three of the nine victims in Sunday's helicopter crash, the same one Kobe Bryant and his daughter were passengers on.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 4:25 pm
Nicholas Castellanos will not be wearing a Giants jersey in 2020.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 3:37 pm
It appears Nick Castellanos won't be back with the Cubs in 2020 and is on his way to a division rival.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 2:43 pm
The Reds have a lot of outfielders, but it will not be hard to make room for Castellanos' big bat
Posted: January 27, 2020, 2:26 pm
John Altobelli, a baseball coach for 27 years at Orange Coast College, died in Sunday's helicopter crash that also claimed the life of Kobe Bryant.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 1:59 am
After four playoff appearances, including two trips to the World Series, in four years with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Rich Hill was a 39-year-old free agent coming off another elbow surgery. Unlikely to return until at least June, Hill wanted to find a team to get him back to the World Series. The Minnesota
Posted: January 27, 2020, 12:11 am
Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun acknowledges the possibility this might be his final season. ''There's at least a chance this is my last fan fest as a player,'' the 36-year-old said Sunday during the Brewers' annual winter fan festival and convention. Braun is entering
Posted: January 26, 2020, 11:37 pm
The odds of a Cubs-Nick Castellanos 2020 reunion already seemed slim, and now another NL Central team has emerged as the favorite to sign him.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 10:49 pm
The Boston Red Sox' trade talks involving superstar outfielder Mookie Betts reportedly are "evolving" with these two National League teams.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:36 pm
Here's how MLB Pipeline views the A's top three prospects compared to Baseball America.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:57 pm
Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson didn't shy away from admitting that he hates facing Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg more than any other pitcher in the majors.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:46 pm
MLB Network analyst and former pitcher Ron Darling joined D.C. Sports Live to talk about the Nationals' decision to put Stephen Strasburg on an innings limit in 2012.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:03 pm
Dodgers players, including KikÃ© Hernandez had some strong words about the Houston Astros.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 11:37 am
Logan Webb appears to be a big believer in the potential of Giants prospect Seth Corry.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:49 am
Get all the latest rumors, signings and trades in Yahoo Sports' Hot Stove Tracker.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:46 am
Brandon Kintzler was the most consistent reliever in 2019, but he won't be back on the North Side in 2020, per a report.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:54 am
"We just want to see good baseball, we want to see a competitive team."
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:11 am
There was left-hander Kyle Freeland discussing his new, pause-free delivery. Manager Bud Black recently reached out to Arenado, who said this week he felt a level of "disrespect" from the front office in the wake of trade rumors and the team not being active in player acquisition this winter
Posted: January 26, 2020, 1:58 am
A group of Los Angeles Dodgers fans is making plans to vent its frustration at the Houston Astros about baseball's sign-stealing scandal. Houston and the Dodgers don't play each other during the upcoming regular season, so Pantone 294 is snapping up tickets to the Los Angeles Angels' home
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:11 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers would rather earn a World Series trophy on their own than accept any scraps from the Houston Astros or Boston Red Sox, the teams that beat them in 2017 and '18. Despite being eager to focus on the upcoming season, several Dodgers publicly for the first time expressed annoyance
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:10 am
The Chicago White Sox and their long-frustrated fans say they're primed and pumped for the team to contend in 2020. The White Sox haven't made the playoffs since 2008 and have endured seven straight losing seasons, but there was an optimistic buzz at the team's sold-out fan convention Saturday
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:04 am
Controversy continues to follow the Giants' archrival.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 12:03 am
Bobby Evans' second chance as a general manager could come with the tainted Houston Astros.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 11:25 pm
The Boston Red Sox let Eduardo Nunez go halfway through the 2019 season. Now, he is going to be a non-roster invite at spring training for the Mets.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 11:15 pm
Four Baltimore Orioles prospects were ranked among the league's Top-100 up-and-coming players, according to MLB Pipeline's prospect list.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 10:37 pm
It was mostly good feelings at this edition of SoxFest after the White Sox busy offseason. But fans still had some pressing questions for Rick Hahn and Rick Renteria this weekend.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 9:49 pm
It's the most prospects the Cubs have had in the list in several years.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 9:38 pm
Los Angeles Dodgers team president Stan Kasten, in his first public comments on the sign-stealing scandal that has rocked baseball, lamented that he still has many unanswered questions after MLB's punishment of the Houston Astros and its continuing investigation into the Boston Red Sox.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 9:04 pm