Posts Tagged Start

  • Seattle Mariners: Signing Nelson Cruz Is a Start, but M’s Need More Hitters

    The Seattle Mariners have reportedly signed Nelson Cruz. Yancen Pujols of the Dominican newspaper El Caribe reported the news, which was confirmed by ESPN.com’s Jerry Crasnick. The former Rangers slugger will make his return to the American League West after a one-year hiatus in Baltimore...

  • Josh Donaldson Trade Just the Start for the Oakland Athletics

    The Oakland Athletics have dealt Josh Donaldson to the Toronto Blue Jays for Brett Lawrie and three players you've never heard of, per the team's Twitter account. #Athletics trade Josh Donaldson to Toronto for Brett Lawrie, Sean Nolin, Kendall Graveman and Franklin Barreto — Oakland Athletics...

  • Phillies Injury Update: Cliff Lee to start throwing next week

    The Philadelphia Phillies are clearly in a rebuilding mode following their second straight 73-win season. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has made it clear that he'll listen to offers for any player, including aging core veterans that helped the Phillies win a World Series six years ago. One play...

  • Niese, Collins got into a war of words during final start

    The New York Mets might be shopping starter Jon Niese this winter, and they’re already damning his name…which won’t do a whole lot for his trade value, even though the story itself seems relatively tame. Via the New York Daily News… In the third inning of that Friday night home game against ...

  • Giants Parade 2014: TV Schedule, Start Time and Live Stream for Celebration

    The San Francisco Giants put on a resplendent performance Wednesday, defeating the Kansas City Royals by a score of 3-2 in a thrilling World Series Game 7 to notch their third championship in the last five years. It appears as though a parade is in order. San Francisco is no stranger to parades than...

  • PHOTO: Yordano Ventura dedicates start to Oscar Taveras

    Oscar Taveras was a top prospect and likely had a long career ahead of him before it was cut short by a car accident in the Dominican Republic that killed him and his girlfriend Sunday. The death of the 22-year-old St. Louis Cardinals right fielder sent shock waves through Major League Baseball, an...

  • World Series Schedule 2014: TV Coverage, Start Time for Giants vs. Royals Game 1

    After a combined 324 regular-season games and 18 postseason contests, the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants have most certainly earned the right to compete in the 2014 World Series. It was a long and arduous road during the regular season for these clubs, as each just squeezed into the pla...

  • Oakland A’s: State of the Franchise at the Start of the 2014-15 Offseason

    My fellow Oakland A's fans: This week, we have seen two sweeps in the ALDS. Two World Series favorites were knocked out. One game ended in a walk-off. Another went 18 innings. Unfortunately, none of those games involved the Athletics. Tonight, this writer speaks to you and the entire fanbase who mak...

  • Royals’ Furious Wild-Card Comeback Provides Epic Start to 2014 Postseason

    That is exactly how the Kansas City Royals were supposed to win their first playoff game in nearly 29 years, and it was maybe the most exciting start to any Major League Baseball postseason ever. It was perfectly fitting, perfectly emotional, perfectly gut-wrenching and perfectly 2014 Royals. For a ...

  • Mike Trout’s 1st Postseason off to a Bad Start with Angels on the Ropes in ALDS

    The 2014 postseason was supposed to be Mike Trout's coming-out party. It was his chance to shine on the big stage and solidify his status among baseball's immortal talents. It isn't over yet, but so far things aren't going swimmingly. In two playoff games, Trout is 0-for-8. And the Los Angeles Angel...