Orioles pass on Bautista because 'fans don't like him': GM
December 07, 2016 - 2:54 PM
The Baltimore Orioles aren't likely to sign free agent slugger Jose Bautista because he rubs the Camden Yards faithful the wrong way, according to the team's general manager.
MLB meetings: Cubs trade for closer Wade Davis
December 07, 2016 - 12:17 PM
The World Series champion Chicago Cubs have acquired star closer Wade Davis from the Kansas City Royals for outfielder Jorge Soler.
Chris Colabello elects free agency over Jays
December 06, 2016 - 12:19 PM
Colabello helped Toronto return to the post-season in 2015 but his big-league career flamed out last April when he was suspended 80 games after testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug.
Red Sox acquire ace pitcher Chris Sale in blockbuster trade: report
December 06, 2016 - 11:36 AM
The Boston Red Sox reportedly have picked up star pitcher Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox in a package that included young hitter Yoan Moncada and minor league pitcher Michael Kopech.
Claire Smith 1st woman to win Hall of Fame's Spink Award
December 06, 2016 - 10:17 AM
Claire Smith is the first woman to win the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing and will be honoured during the Hall of Fame's induction weekend next July in Cooperstown, N.Y.
Red Sox trade for Tyler Thornburg to be setup man
December 06, 2016 - 9:11 AM
The Boston Red Sox got the setup man they wanted, acquiring right-hander Tyler Thornburg from the Milwaukee Brewers at the baseball winter meetings Tuesday in a package that included infielder Travis Shaw.
How will MLB millionaires manage after meal money cuts?
December 05, 2016 - 6:13 PM
With the new MLB CBA being released, the hot topic is the budget cuts for player meals. With the average MLB player earning $4.4M in 2016, should we really feel bad for them?
Russell Martin back with Team Canada for World Baseball Classic
December 05, 2016 - 3:08 PM
Canadian catcher Russell Martin of the Toronto Blue Jays is among 30 players who are confirmed to participate in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, organizers announced Monday.
MLB meetings: Dodgers re-sign Rich Hill
December 05, 2016 - 12:43 PM
The Dodgers have re-signed free-agent pitcher Rich Hill to a $48 million, three-year contract after he went 3-2 with a 1.83 ERA in six starts with the team he joined at the trade deadline.
Blue Jays add versatile infielder Steve Pearce
December 05, 2016 - 7:54 AM
The Blue Jays kick-started baseball's winter meetings in Maryland on Monday, announcing they have reached an agreement with free-agent first baseman Steve Pearce on a two-year deal worth $12.5 million US, according to multiple reports.
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