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  • Juan Lagares Out for Season After Toe Surgery

    Juan Lagares Out for Season After Toe Surgery

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 18, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    Juan Lagares and his Gold Glove are probably gone for the season. The part-time New York Mets center fielder is expected to miss the rest of the year because of an injury to the big toe on his left foot. The team announced Friday that Lagares had an MRI and […]

     
  • Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games for Positive Drug Test

    Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games for Positive Drug Test

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 15, 2018 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano of the Seattle Mariners was suspended 80 games without pay by Major League Baseball after he tested positive for a banned substance, it was announced Tuesday. Cano tested positive for the diuretic furosemide, which violates MLB’s drug prevention and treatment program. He said he would […]

     
  • San Diego Padres Designate Chase Headley for Assignment

    San Diego Padres Designate Chase Headley for Assignment

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 12, 2018 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    The San Diego Padres have designated struggling third baseman Chase Headley for assignment and recalled infielder Cory Spangenberg from Triple-A El Paso. With a .115/.233/.135 line in 60 plate appearances, Headley got off to a terrible start prior to his designation. Between his own struggles and the success of fellow […]

     
  • Chris Young Hired as Executive by MLB

    Chris Young Hired as Executive by MLB

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 10, 2018 at 11:53 pm 0 comments

    Former pitcher Chris Young has been hired by Major League Baseball as an executive. Young’s title will be vice president of on-field operations, initiatives and strategy. The move was announced Thursday, and Young will begin Monday. Young will work on issues including pace of play and assist on negotiations with […]

     
  • Matt Harvey Traded to Cincinnati Reds for Devin Mesoraco

    Matt Harvey Traded to Cincinnati Reds for Devin Mesoraco

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 8, 2018 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

    Matt Harvey is getting another chance, this time with a historically bad team in a city that will have far fewer late-night temptations than the Big Apple. The New York Mets are getting a catcher who can help at their most unsettled position. The Reds acquired the former New York […]

     
  • Los Angeles Dodgers Place Clayton Kershaw on DL

    Los Angeles Dodgers Place Clayton Kershaw on DL

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 6, 2018 at 11:20 pm 0 comments

    Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with biceps tendinitis in his pitching arm, joining the defending National League champions’ growing list of injured stars. The Dodgers made the roster move before their 3-0 loss Sunday to the Padres in Monterrey, Mexico. Kershaw flew back […]

     
  • Mets Designate Matt Harvey for Assignment

    Mets Designate Matt Harvey for Assignment

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 5, 2018 at 11:13 pm 0 comments

    The New York Mets designated Matt Harvey for assignment Saturday, marking an abrupt and stunning end to the tenure of a pitcher who was considered one of baseball’s budding stars and the future face of the organization upon his arrival in 2012. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Friday the […]

     
  • Albert Pujols Joins 3000 Hit/600 Home Run Club

    Albert Pujols Joins 3000 Hit/600 Home Run Club

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 4, 2018 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

    Albert Pujols was once an obscure 13th-round draft pick out of Maple Woods Community College in Kansas City, Missouri, who almost didn’t sign a professional contract. Now he’s the 32nd member of the 3,000-hit club and just the fourth player in that group to get there while also slugging 600 […]

     
  • Corey Seager to Have Tommy John Surgery and Miss Rest of Season

    Corey Seager to Have Tommy John Surgery and Miss Rest of Season

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 30, 2018 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced that shortstop Corey Seager will miss the rest of the season and will undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right arm. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the operation will be performed Friday in Los Angeles. “It’s a big […]

     
  • Yeonis Cespedes Out Three Days With Injured Left Thumb

    Yeonis Cespedes Out Three Days With Injured Left Thumb

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 29, 2018 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes expects to miss three days after leaving Sunday’s 14-2 victory over the San Diego Padres with an injured left thumb. Cespedes suffered the injury in the third inning on a headfirst slide into third base. The veteran outfielder said he will undergo an MRI […]