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Phillies' Williams hit manager's car with HR Tuesday, just missed it Wednesday

Phillies' Williams hit manager's car with HR Tuesday, just missed it Wednesday

Here's hoping new Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler bought some insurance when he rented his car for spring training, because Nick Williams is going to destroy it before camp is done.Williams,
Report: Top Cuban prospect Julio Pablo Martinez declared a free agent

Report: Top Cuban prospect Julio Pablo Martinez declared a free agent

Julio Pablo Martinez, a 21-year-old outfielder considered the top Cuban prospect available to big-league teams, was reportedly declared a free agent by Major League Baseball this week, according to
Mariners' Whalen stepped away from baseball last summer to treat depression

Mariners' Whalen stepped away from baseball last summer to treat depression

Last year marked the toughest 365 days of Seattle Mariners right-hander Rob Whalen's life.The 24-year-old pitched in just 12 games last season - 10 of them at Triple-A, where he posted a career-worst
Yankees trade Jabari Blash to Angels

Yankees trade Jabari Blash to Angels

The New York Yankees announced Wednesday that they've traded outfielder Jabari Blash to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.Blash never appeared in
Cashman calls Yankees 'The Little Engine That Could' as compared to Red Sox

Cashman calls Yankees 'The Little Engine That Could' as compared to Red Sox

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has been a busy executive this offseason, helping add pieces like Giancarlo Stanton and Brandon Drury to a team that was just one win shy of reaching the
Yankees GM: Initial plan is for Drury to play 3rd base

Yankees GM: Initial plan is for Drury to play 3rd base

The question of where newly-acquired infielder Brandon Drury would play for the New York Yankees after he was acquired by the club as part of a three-team trade on Tuesday has been answered.General
Report: Athletics, Mariners to open 2019 season in Tokyo

Report: Athletics, Mariners to open 2019 season in Tokyo

Get ready for some more MLB baseball, Japan.The Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners will open the 2019 season at the Tokyo Dome in Japan in 2019, reports Susan Slusser of the San Francisco
1 non-roster invitee from each AL team to watch during spring training

1 non-roster invitee from each AL team to watch during spring training

As some of the big names in free agency come off the board with first official workouts for all 30 MLB teams underway, a number of other players are finding work in a potentially lesser role with a
Giants GM: Mutual interest in extension with MadBum

Giants GM: Mutual interest in extension with MadBum

The San Francisco Giants are keenly aware their prized pitcher Madison Bumgarner is inching closer to free agency. General manager Bobby Evans said there's "mutual interest" in an extension to keep
Report: Carlos Gomez goes to Rays on 1-year, $4M deal

Report: Carlos Gomez goes to Rays on 1-year, $4M deal

One of the top free agents left on the market has finally found a home.The Tampa Bay Rays reportedly agreed to a one-year, $4-million deal with outfielder Carlos Gomez, according to Marc Topkin of the
Giants legend Cepeda in critical condition following cardiac incident

Giants legend Cepeda in critical condition following cardiac incident

Orlando Cepeda, the 80-year-old San Francisco Giants legend who was rushed to a Bay Area hospital Monday night, remains in critical condition following a cardiac incident, the Giants said in a
Rasmus lands minor-league deal with Orioles

Rasmus lands minor-league deal with Orioles

Colby Rasmus is returning to baseball, as the veteran outfielder - who decided midway through the 2017 campaign to "step away" from the game - agreed Wednesday to a minor-league deal with the
Astros prospect Whitley suspended 50 games for drug violation

Astros prospect Whitley suspended 50 games for drug violation

Forrest Whitley, the Houston Astros' 2016 first-round pick and one of the sport's top pitching prospects, received a 50-game suspension Wednesday for a violation of the minor-league drug program, MLB
Rays' Kiermaier, Archer not considering requesting trade

Rays' Kiermaier, Archer not considering requesting trade

The Tampa Bay Rays have been active in recent days, trading big-league assets in Jake Odorizzi and Steven Souza Jr., while designating Corey Dickerson for assignment.These moves have furthered
40 Fantasy Facts - AL West Edition

40 Fantasy Facts - AL West Edition

Looking for an edge in your fantasy baseball drafts? Here are 40 facts from the 2017 season involving players from the American League West (ADPs courtesy the National Fantasy Baseball
Marlins, Maybin agree to 1-year deal

Marlins, Maybin agree to 1-year deal

The Miami Marlins are bringing back a familiar face to beef up their denuded roster, agreeing Wednesday to a one-year contract with veteran outfielder Cameron Maybin, according to the team's official
Best of the rest: Who's left standing in MLB free agency?

Best of the rest: Who's left standing in MLB free agency?

It took until just before spring training really got underway for some of baseball's biggest free-agent dominoes to fall. The San Diego Padres landed first baseman Eric Hosmer over the weekend, and
After trading Souza, the Rays need to embrace the tank and deal Archer

After trading Souza, the Rays need to embrace the tank and deal Archer

It's the end of an era in Tampa Bay.But then again, when hasn't it been? It feels like we say that every single winter now.Tuesday's surprising three-way trade that sent Steven Souza Jr. from the Rays
Rays GM says Souza trade was not made to cut payroll

Rays GM says Souza trade was not made to cut payroll

The Tampa Bay Rays have made a habit of shedding salary this offseason, but their latest move to send Steven Souza Jr. to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a prospect and a pitcher was more than that."This
D-Backs land Souza in 3-way deal with Rays, Yankees

D-Backs land Souza in 3-way deal with Rays, Yankees

The Tampa Bay Rays' spring sell-off is picking up, as they have dealt another one of their stars in a complicated three-way trade that also involves the Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Yankees.As