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Baseball / MLB Dec 12, 2018

Kenta Maeda will return to Dodgers' starting rotation in 2019

Kenta Maeda will return to the Los Angeles Dodgers' starting rotation next season, manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday. Speaking at Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings, Roberts said the Japanese right-hander would be used as a starter after being moved into a bullpen role for the ...

Troy Tulowitzki released by Blue Jays, owed $38 million

Baseball / MLB Dec 12, 2018

Troy Tulowitzki released by Blue Jays, owed $38 million

Troy Tulowitzki has been released by the Toronto Blue Jays, who owe the oft-injured shortstop $38 million for the remaining two years of his contract. Now 34, Tulowitzki has not played in the major leagues since July 2017. He was limited that year to 66 ...

Harold Baines surprised by Hall of Fame election

Baseball / MLB Dec 11, 2018

Harold Baines surprised by Hall of Fame election

Harold Baines is aware many fans are questioning whether his credentials are Hall of Fame worthy. He's not sweating. "Well, they can't take it away from me now, even if they don't think I should be there," he told The Associated Press. A day after being ...

Brian Cashman says Yankees interested in Manny Machado

Baseball / MLB Dec 11, 2018

Brian Cashman says Yankees interested in Manny Machado

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says he has been talking about Manny Machado with the infielder's agent. New York shortstop Didi Gregorius is expected to miss at least half of next season while recovering from Tommy John surgery, leaving the team in search of an ...

Nationals owner certain Bryce Harper won't be returning

Baseball / MLB Dec 8, 2018

Nationals owner certain Bryce Harper won't be returning

If there were doubts about whether All-Star outfielder Bryce Harper would return to the Washington Nationals, team owner Mark Lerner on Friday didn't give fans any reason to be optimistic. "I really don't expect him to come back at this point," Lerner said on 106.7 ...