American League (MLB)

Dodgers acquire Manny Machado from Orioles for five prospects

The Los Angeles Dodgers won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, getting the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday …

Baseball

Report: Manny Machado deal between Orioles, Dodgers may have hit a snag

Steve Phillips of MLB Network Radio reports that one or more of the prospects headed from the Dodgers to the Orioles in the Manny Machado deal have …

Baseball

Mueller lists pic of putting green, Yankees’ tickets as possible Manafort trial evidence

The special counsel offers up an itemized list.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller released an itemized list Wednesday night detailing well over 500 pieces of evidence that his prosecutors are considering presenting during their upcoming criminal trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul …

U.S. Politics

All-Star Game Pitcher’s Racist, Homophobic Tweets Cause Online Furor

Tuesday night’s Major League All-Star Game is one Josh Hader will never forget. The Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher was on the mound for just a …

Music

Mike Trout wants to 'move forward' from Rob Manfred comments

The Los Angeles Angels commended Mike Trout for "prioritizing his personal values over commercial self-promotion" on Wednesday, a day after MLB …

Baseball

Commissioner Rob Manfred 'hopes' MLB expands to 32 teams, names potential markets

Manfred named a few viable markets for expansion<p>One of Rob Manfred's goals as Major League Baseball's commissioner has been to spread the sport …

Baseball

O's will be central figure in Trade Deadline talk

BALTIMORE -- The last-place Orioles have had a rough first half of the season, with the past week dominated by the lead-up to Wednesday's trade of …

Baseball

Willson Contreras feels 'blessed' after making history at All-Star Game

Willson Contreras made history on Tuesday night with his third-inning home run off Blake Snell in the All-Star Game at Nationals Park.<p>Contreras became the first player to homer on the first pitch of his major-league career as well as the first pitch he saw in an All-Star Game.<p>“I’m so blessed,” he …

Baseball

Jennifer Lopez's Figure-Hugging Striped Dress Is a Home Run in Our Book, OK?

Jennifer Lopez knows exactly what to wear to a baseball game. The singer walked hand in hand with boyfriend and former baseball player Alex Rodriguez at the 89th MLB All-Star Game at Nationals Park in Washington DC. J Lo supported her man in a figure-hugging dress that turned heads as she walked …

Women's Fashion

No the Angels should not trade Andrew Heaney or Tyler Skaggs - are you crazy??

Go ahead and take a gander at the AL West standings. The Angels are 14 games back of the Astros, 6 games behind the A’s and 9 games back from a Wild …

Salt Lake City

Red Sox identity, standing as league's best will be tested

The greatest question the Red Sox face entering the second half of the season — well, final two-fifths, really — whether they’re good enough to avoid …

Baseball

MLB Trade Rumors: Matt Harvey To Boston Red Sox, Injuries May Make AL East Leaders Bidders For Dark Knight

Recent injuries to the Red Sox pitching staff may have made the team with baseball's best record bidders for the resurgent former Mets ace.<p>The Boston …

Baseball

Kenley Jansen offers to pay teammate to give up No. 13 jersey to Machado

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports<p>Kenley Jansen is doing his best to roll out the welcome mat for newest Los Angeles Dodger Manny Machado.<p>Addressing …

Baseball

Yankees keep 'em or dump 'em for the 2nd half: Dump Clint Frazier? Keep Giancarlo Stanton?

Tell us if you'd dump various Yankees stars going into the second half of the 2018 MLB season, from right fielder Aaron Judge and DH Giancarlo …

New Jersey

Justin Verlander went nuts after calling Aaron Judge's All-Star Game homer

Justin Verlander had so much fun this week at the All-Star Game and Monday’s Home Run Derby — despite the fact that he played in neither.<p>The Houston Astros’ ace is a seven-time All-Star, but because he pitched Sunday against this former team, the Detroit Tigers, he wasn’t eligible to be on the …

Baseball

Giants reportedly interested in Yankees pitching prospect Albert Abreu

With the trade deadline approaching swiftly, every team is doing their due diligence of scouting farm systems across the country. As for the Yankees, …

New York Yankees

Man Utd named the second most valuable sports team in the world

Manchester United named the second most valuable sports team in the world according to Forbes, with Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester City all making …

Sport (UK)

The American League won the All-Star Game, but Brewers’ Josh Hader stole show with racist, anti-gay tweets

You already know the excuse: He was young<p>July 18, 2018<p>9:27 AMImagine pitching only a third of an inning, giving up a three-run shot in the top of the …

Baseball

Abreu hopes his ASG start inspires younger White Sox

After the All-Star game Jose Abreu expressed his gratitude for his teammates putting him in a position to shine.

Chicago White Sox

Manny Machado trade coverage

Eduardo A. Encina<p>The Orioles have traded All-Star shortstop Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers for five prospects, including 21-year-old Cuban …

Los Angeles

2018 MLB Trade Deadline Preview: Buyers, Sellers And The Prospects In Between

The trade deadline is upon us, and already major moves are on the verge of being made.<p>The Dodgers, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, will …

NL Central

Dodgers trade for Machado could shape Giants’ chances in NL West beyond 2018

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MLB trade rumors roundup: Brewers turn focus to Brian Dozier after Machado traded to Dodgers

Keep up with all the latest trade rumors around Major League Baseball<p>For the past day, the Baltimore Orioles trading shortstop Manny Machado to the …

Sports

It’s time to grade the Manny Machado trade and find out who won

Manny Machado has finally been traded, but what are the grades for everyone now that the dust is settling?<p>Finally, after months of speculation, the …

Baseball

LA Dodgers acquire Manny Machado from Baltimore Orioles

<i>(Photo Credit: Keith Allison)</i><p>Manny Machado truly played his last game in an Orioles uniform on Tuesday night in Washington DC during the 2018 MLB …

Baseball

Ted Williams: "The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived" | Ted Williams in Korea | American Masters | PBS

In 1952, Ted Williams took a short break from his famed baseball career with the Boston Red Sox to serve in the Korean War as a fighter pilot for the …

Baseball

Yankees are the most valuable MLB franchise

New York Yankees baseball is normally associated with one of the best franchises in all of sports. Well, the money speaks for itself.<p>According to …

New York Yankees

Alex Bregman wins baseball All-Star game MVP with tie-breaking home run

In a baseball All-Star game that set a record for home runs, Alex Bregman had the most important one.<p>Bregman, the Jewish third baseman for the …

Baseball

Will D.C. remember this All-Star Game 50 years later? Something tells me yes.

If you were one of 43,843 fans at the All-Star Game on Tuesday night at Nationals Park, you probably had a wonderful night with a storm that just missed; a record 10 home runs, about half of them hit by likely future Hall of Famers; and even a competitive game, with the American League winning, …

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