Post Tagged with: "2018 mlb season"

  • New York Mets Sign Veteran Jose Bautista

    New York Mets Sign Veteran Jose Bautista

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 22, 2018 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    Needing outfielders with both Juan Lagares and Yeonis Cespedes on the disabled, the New York Mets signed veteran outfielder Jose Bautista for the remainder of the season, mere days after his release from the Atlanta Braves. Arriving at the ballpark mere hours before the start of Tuesday’s game, he doubled […]

     
  • Cardinals’ Jordan Hicks Throws Two 105 MPH Pitches Sunday

    Cardinals’ Jordan Hicks Throws Two 105 MPH Pitches Sunday

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 20, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    St. Louis Cardinals rookie right-hander Jordan Hicks hit 105 mph on the radar gun twice Sunday, becoming the first pitcher to throw multiple pitches at that speed in the same game in the past 10 seasons. Current New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman is the only other pitcher to hit […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays Give Saturday Start to Reliever Sergio Romo

    Tampa Bay Rays Give Saturday Start to Reliever Sergio Romo

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 19, 2018 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays have been experimenting with their pitching staff all season, and now they are trying something manager Kevin Cash calls “unheard of.” On Saturday night, the Rays gave veteran reliever Sergio Romo the first start of his career. Romo struck out the side on 18 pitches in […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Robinson Cano Breaks Bone in Right Hand

    Robinson Cano Breaks Bone in Right Hand

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 13, 2018 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

    Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano left Seattle’s game at Detroit with a broken right hand after being hit by a pitch on Sunday. “I see a specialist on Tuesday morning. They didn’t say anything about how long I might be out, but it is broken bad, so there might be […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]