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WATCH: Another Rangers affiliate got into a benches-clearing brawl

This time it was the Double-A Frisco RoughRiders<p>Here at CBS Sports, we make it a point to bring you the latest and greatest in ballplayers behaving like children. That means, among other things, highlighting whenever players get into a stupid fight.<p>Sunday provided with some new material, as a …

Sports Industry

After trading Chapman, Yankees need to go all-out on deadline sale

The price that the Yankees have reportedly extracted from the Cubs in return for Aroldis Chapman should encourage New York to be even more aggressive …

Baseball

Ken Griffey Jr. Ended His Hall Of Fame Speech The Best Way Possible

Hall of Fame

The unreal story of Chris Sale cutting up his White Sox uniform

A 27-year-old Florida man, livid that his work uniform was uncomfortable, cut it and others in a fit of rage that got him banished from his job for a …

Chicago White Sox

No fire Sale: White Sox likely won't slash price for star lefty

Shortly after learning that Chris Sale had turned into Edward Scissorhands, a rival executive texted, "Sale is available."Not available to pitch — …

Chicago White Sox

Hey, Chris Sale, It Could Be Worse

With just nine days to go before the non-waiver trade deadline, Chris Sale being scratched from a start Saturday set off alarms for everyone who …

Wizard of Oz

Giants too savvy to be fazed by slump after All-Star break

NEW YORK — The last time the Giants won a game, gasoline cost $2.24 a gallon, Donald Trump was merely the presumptive Republican nominee for …

Madison Bumgarner

Roger Clemens and a bunch of ex-MLB players sign up for amateur tournament

53-year-old Clemens is the staff ace<p>Next month, a team of former MLB players will take part in the annual National Baseball Congress World Series in Wichita, Kansas. The NBC World Series is typically a league for college-aged amateur players.<p>The ex-MLBers will play for the Kansas Stars and the …

Roger Clemens

Yan Gomes Headed To DL With Separated Shoulder

Indians catcher <b>Yan Gomes</b> suffered a separated right shoulder in yesterday afternoon’s game against the Twins when he tumbled following a close play …

Colorado

Darryl Strawberry Says He Used To Bone During Games

Last night, ESPN aired <i>Doc & Darryl</i>, a 30 for 30 documentary about former Mets stars Doc Gooden and Darryl Strawberry. While promoting the …

30 for 30

Brian Cashman wants to tear it all down and rebuild the Yankees, Steinbrenner and Levine don’t

The Yankees are seven and a half games out of first place in the AL East and five and a half back in the Wild Card. There are three teams ahead of …

New York Yankees

A Red Sox prospect threw an astonishing 105-mph fastball

It's the fastest in all of baseball this …

Major League Baseball

Cleveland rocks with Terry Francona, the American League's best manager

SAN DIEGO — In the four years before Terry Francona got to Cleveland, the Indians lost 97, 93, 82 and 94 games. In the four years Francona has been …

Terry Francona

ESPN: The Worldwide Leader in Sports

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong<p>Who is the best player of his generation -- Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal, Kevin Garnett or Dirk Nowitzki? With …

New Year's Eve

Heyman - Kris Bryant Isn't The Las Vegas-Type - TKB

Share Email<p><b>SAN DIEGO —</b> Cubs superstar Kris Bryant, confirming a rumor, said Monday that he’s never had an adult drink in his life. Not one. Bryant is …

Las Vegas

Harvey reportedly to have season-ending surgery

Mets right-hander on DL with symptoms of thoracic outlet syndrome<p>NEW YORK -- Matt Harvey will undergo season-ending surgery to resolve his thoracic outlet syndrome, agent Scott Boras told ESPN on Friday. Neither the Mets nor Harvey have confirmed his decision, though general manager Sandy Alderson …

Health

Red Sox acquire Aaron Hill from Brewers

The Red Sox have acquired infielder Aaron Hill and cash considerations from the Brewers for right-hander Aaron Wilkerson and second baseman Wendell …

Boston

Jose Reyes And Baseball's History Of Looking The Other Way | VICE Sports

Jose Reyes' simultaneous return to the major leagues and the New York Mets on Tuesday passed without Reyes doing anything in particular. The team lost the game; a few fans gave the accused domestic abuser a standing ovation and more didn't. To look at the "Welcome Back" signs dotting the crowd, …

Sports History

Chicago police investigate Pirates infielder in sexual assault claim

Chicago police are investigating a sexual assault allegation against Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang over an incident that allegedly took place when his team was in town last month, a police spokesman confirmed Tuesday.<p>The Pirates said Tuesday that they were aware of the investigation.<p>"We …

Policing

Saturday Is CATurday - A Salute to Cats

LAKEWOOD, NJ - Saturday at FirstEnergy Park is CATurday, a salute to cats.

As balls fly away, the home run hitter again takes leading role in MLB

There’s something strange happening out there in the baseball universe, but despite all of baseball’s advancements in technology and analytics, there's no clear explanation.<p>The baseballs have been checked, re-checked, and checked again, and nothing funny has been detected.<p>The players are being …

Kansas City Royals

Cleveland Indians' Rajai Davis waits for big stage to hit first cycle of career

TORONTO – Before you ask, no, Rajai Davis never hit for the cycle before Saturday afternoon at Rogers Centre.<p>"Not in Little League, not in Senior …

Cleveland

Major League Baseball says minor league ball is “not a career but a short-term seasonal apprenticeship”

Major League Baseball issued a statement about the recent bill proposed in the House of Representatives known as the “Save America’s Pastime Act.” …

Apprenticeship

LOOK: Only Coastal Carolina alum in MLB watches them win CWS on Trop jumbotron

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers won the College World Series on Thursday and Taylor Motter loved it<p>Thursday afternoon in Omaha, the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers beat the Arizona Wildcats to win the 2016 College World Series national championship. Arizona won Game 1 before dropping Games 2 and 3 …

Watches

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Chanticleers make history!

Kershaw heads to DL with back issue

MILWAUKEE -- Clayton Kershaw will be placed on the 15-day disabled list with lower back pain and Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said it's unknown whether his ace will return in the minimum time.<p>Kershaw received an epidural injection for pain, but the club did not release an injury diagnosis. All back …

Clayton Kershaw

Jose Altuve Is A Pint-Sized Destroyer

Last night, Jose Altuve went 4-for-5 with two singles, a double, and a triple. It was the second time this week he’s come up one hit shy of the …

Mike Trout

The beginning of the end for Alex Rodriguez

NEW YORK -- The star athlete is almost always the last to know, so there Alex Rodriguez stood in front of his corner locker in the New York Yankees’ …

Alex Rodriguez