MLB General news, rumors and injuries
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:35:37 -0800
Free-agent SP Jason Hammel (Athletics) has been contacted by several teams but is not close to a deal with any team, according to his agent.
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:31:17 -0800
Free-agent 3B Pablo Sandoval (Giants) is expected to make a decision about which team he will sign with this week, according to sources.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:37:29 -0800
Free-agent RP Andrew Miller (Orioles) has received several three-year offers this offseason and probably will receive a four-year contract from a team.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:31:57 -0800
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:13:09 -0800
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred was given a five-year term as the commissioner Thursday, Nov. 20. He will succeed Bud Selig in two months.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:23:17 -0800
Free-agent OF Jason Kubel (Twins) is coaching little league and not actively seeking a playing job.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:24:08 -0800
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:10:03 -0800
Free-agent SP Justin Masterson (Cardinals) is finding the free-agent market to be active for his services as a bounce-back candidate for a one- or two-year deal.
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:12:30 -0800
Free-agent SP Mark Mulder indicated he is still working toward a comeback, but he's not 100 percent sure the comeback will result in a successful return to baseball. Mulder tore his Achilles' last season while working out and subsequently returned to ESPN as an analyst.
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:08:00 -0800
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:20:34 -0800
Cleveland Indians P Luis Morel and San Francisco Giants P Adalberto Mejia have been suspended for positive tests under the minor league drug program. Morel receives a 72-game suspension after testing positive for a metabolite of Stanozolol. Mejia receives a 50-game ban for a positive test for Sibutramine.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:45:35 -0800
Major League Baseball currently is conducting its standard investigation into Cuban SS Yoan Moncada's permanent residency in Guatemala and has yet to clear him. The Office of Foreign Assets Control must also unblock Moncada before he can sign with a team. Once that happens, the bidding for the 19-year-old switch-hitting shortstop is expected to go wild.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:31:13 -0800
Free-agent SP Barry Zito wants to return and pitch in 2015, according to his agent Scott Boras.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:09:19 -0800
Free-agent RP Andrew Miller is looking for at least a four-year contract, and he is not listening to other offers unless the average annual value is "astounding."
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:51:06 -0800
Free-agent 1B Jason Giambi (Indians) is still deciding if he will play in 2015 or if he will retire.