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  • Edwin Encarnacion Day-to-Day After First Inning Ankle Sprain

    Edwin Encarnacion Day-to-Day After First Inning Ankle Sprain

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 6, 2017 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    Cleveland Indians designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion left Friday’s American League Division Series game against the New York Yankees in the bottom of the first inning with a right ankle sprain. Indians manager Terry Francona was hopeful when he gave an update on Encarnacion’s status after the game, a 13-inning thriller […]

     
  • David Wright Undergoes Back Surgery; Still Hopes to Play Again

    David Wright Undergoes Back Surgery; Still Hopes to Play Again

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 5, 2017 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets third baseman David Wright had a laminotomy procedure on his lower back Thursday in Los Angeles, the team announced. The Mets did not give a timetable for Wright’s return to baseball activities. The procedure, which is typically done to alleviate pressure in the back, comes about a […]

     
  • Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia to Start Gms 1 and 2 of ALDS for Yankees

    Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia to Start Gms 1 and 2 of ALDS for Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 4, 2017 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees announced that Sonny Gray will start Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians at 7:38 p.m. Thursday at Progressive Field. Trevor Bauer is starting for Cleveland. For Friday’s Game 2, New York will send CC Sabathia to the mound, while the […]

     
  • John Coppolella Resigns as Braves GM Amid MLB Investigation

    John Coppolella Resigns as Braves GM Amid MLB Investigation

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 2, 2017 at 11:17 pm 0 comments

    Atlanta Braves general manager John Coppolella, who oversaw the construction of baseball’s top-rated farm system, was forced to resign Monday after an investigation by Major League Baseball revealed serious rules violations in the international player market. The Braves announced Coppolella’s resignation Monday, citing a “breach of Major League Baseball rules […]

     
  • Terry Collins Steps Down as Manager of the New York Mets

    Terry Collins Steps Down as Manager of the New York Mets

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 1, 2017 at 10:37 pm 0 comments

    After an injury-plagued season, weeks of speculation and an anonymous smear job in the local newspapers, Terry Collins announced that he was stepping down as manager of the New York Mets, and taking a position in the team’s front office. The 68-year-old has overseen a 70-91 club this season, one […]

     
  • Matt Cain Set to Retire After Saturday Start

    Matt Cain Set to Retire After Saturday Start

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 27, 2017 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

    Matt Cain is set to make one final start before he calls it a career. Cain talked to his San Francisco Giants teammates in a closed clubhouse before Wednesday’s game at Arizona, telling them he is ready to retire. Before he goes, the right-hander, who threw the only perfect game […]

     
  • Aaron Judge Sets New Rookie Home Run Record

    Aaron Judge Sets New Rookie Home Run Record

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 25, 2017 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

    New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge has broken Mark McGwire’s rookie home run record with two homers Monday to reach 50 on the season. Judge hit No. 49 with a third-inning, two-run shot off Kansas City Royals starter Jake Junis. He set the record with a solo shot in […]

     
  • Boston Red Sox Accused of Stealing Signs Via Electronics

    Boston Red Sox Accused of Stealing Signs Via Electronics

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 5, 2017 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    MLB commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Tuesday that the Boston Red Sox used electronic communication from the dugout to steal opponents’ signs and relay them to Boston players during games. The New York Yankees filed a formal complaint against the Red Sox on July 18, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney. Baseball’s […]

     
  • Los Angeles Angels Acquire Justin Upton From Detroit Tigers

    Los Angeles Angels Acquire Justin Upton From Detroit Tigers

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB August 31, 2017 at 11:28 pm 0 comments

    The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday as the deadline for players to be available for the postseason wound down. Upton, 30, is hitting .279 with 28 homers and 94 RBIs this season. He’s a four-time All-Star in 11 seasons with Arizona, Atlanta, […]

     
  • Detroit Tigers/New York Yankees Game Mired by Hit Batters, Brawl

    Detroit Tigers/New York Yankees Game Mired by Hit Batters, Brawl

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB August 24, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera and Yankees backup catcher Austin Romine fought at home plate, leading both dugouts to clear in a melee at Comerica Park during the sixth inning on Thursday. The fight was part of a crazy day of punches and hit batters exchanged between the sides. Cabrera […]