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7 most likely to be traded and where they'll go

Manny Machado's trade from the Orioles to the Dodgers means that we can return to our regularly scheduled programming. He wasn't holding up every …

Boston Red Sox

Arozarena perfect at plate for Springfield

The 23-year-old raised his batting average to .429 and has six roundtrippers, 17 RBIs and 16 runs scored in 14 Texas League games.<p>Against the …

Baseball

Dodgers Add Manny Machado With Eye on Another World Series Run

Two months ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers were a wreck at 10 games under .500 and ravaged by injuries. On Friday, they will start the second half of the season in first place in the National League West, with the American League’s starting All-Star shortstop on their roster.<p>The Dodgers acquired Manny …

Sports

Angels laud Trout's brand of personal values after Manfred's marketing comments

The Los Angeles Angels like Mike Trout just the way he is.<p>On Wednesday, one day after Rob Manfred's remarks regarding Trout's reluctance to …

Los Angeles

Royals Blast Pirates in Series Opener

<b>BRISTOL, VA -</b> The Burlington Royals (7-21) strong offense and stellar pitching carried the day as they defeated the Bristol Pirates (12-15) by a …

AL Central

Five burning questions for the second half of the MLB season

Two weeks remain until Major League Baseball’s trade deadline, and two-plus months in its season, yet there are so many things you can already take to the bank.<p>The Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and Houston Astros will win 100 games. The Chicago White Sox, Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles …

Baseball

All-Star break off topic thread

The last Kansas City Royals game happened on Sunday. They lost. Their next game will be Friday, against the Minnesota Twins. They will probably …

Baseball

Milwaukee Brewers: Six reasons for positivity in the second half

MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 06: Jesus Aguilar #24 and Travis Shaw #21 of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrate after Aguilar hit a home run in the third inning …

Sports

Hall of Fame Weekend | Minnesota Twins

Johan Santana will become the 31st member of the Twins Hall of Fame when he is inducted during an on-field pre-game ceremony scheduled for Saturday, …

Hall of Fame

Read - Phillies Rumors: Club focusing on Mike Moustakas, Eduardo Escobar

Share Email Comments<p>Mike Moustakas (left) and Eduardo Escobar (right) are two fallback options for the Phillies. (Arturo Pardavila III and Keith …

Baseball

MLB trade deadline: Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado

Manny Machado could be wearing a new uniform before he plays another game and other hitters will be on the move in the next couple weeks.Teams …

Los Angeles

Mailbag: Wrapping Up Wimbledon, and the Case For a Fifth-Set Tiebreak at 12-12 in the Slams

Time for a speed round to wrap up Wimbledon 2018. I’m also wondering if—amid all the storylines—we have made a big enough deal about the fact that …

Tennis

The Orioles and Royals are having historically bad seasons

Just because I know you’ll bring this up, I wrote that the Reds were going to have an historically bad season at the beginning of May, when they were …

Baseball

Series Preview: Lansing Lugnuts – Playing In Peoria

Hey Chiefs fans!<p>After the Chiefs split a six-game homestand against Lake County and Fort Wayne, it’s now time for the club to head to Michigan for a …

Toronto Blue Jays

Salvador Perez's young son was right at home on the All-Star Game red carpet

There is a lot more to the All-Star Game than just the game itself.<p>The Home Run Derby is held the day before, there is a parade and players walk the …

Red Carpet

Texas Rangers: Ranking the Top Deadline Deals Since 2000

KANSAS CITY, MO – JUNE 19: Cole Hamels #35 of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on June …

Sports

Carolina notes: Clement hits ground running

Clement essentially had a leadoff hitter's mind-set, and he's thriving at the top of the order since being promoted to the Cleveland Indians' Class A …

Baseball

8 hitters available for teams that don't land Manny Machado

There's only one Machado, but several guys can bolster a team's starting lineup and make an impact down the stretch.

Los Angeles

Royals Step Up to the Plate | Kansas City Royals

The Kansas City Royals, Harvesters Food Bank and Price Chopper teamed up to take on Second Harvest Heartland Food Bank and the Minnesota Twins in a …

AL Central

Teams looking for hitters have options besides Manny Machado

Manny Machado will be wearing a new uniform when he plays his next game, and other hitters will be on the move in the next couple weeks.<p>Even after Machado was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers, teams seeking to boost their offense will have several options to land a big bat. The four-time All-Star …

Sports

Dodgers seemingly swoop in front of Phillies to land Manny Machado

Well, that was quite a turn of events.<p>It was just 48 hours ago it was seeming as though all indications were the Phillies were in the driver’s seat …

Texas Rangers

Exposing MLB's Worst Players of the 1st Half

Major League Baseball is fresh off displaying the best, brightest players from the 2018 season's first half.<p>On the other end of the spectrum, meanwhile, are the worst and dimmest.<p>We'll honor pay homage to give an awkward hello to the worst MLB players from the first half at 12 positions: all nine …

Baseball

Arizona Diamondbacks: Examining the Outfield at the All-Star Break

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 22: A.J. Pollock #11 of the Arizona Diamondbacks makes a sliding catch on a ball hit by Jose Pirela #2 of the San Diego Padres …

Sports

With Manny Machado headed to LA, the Brewers (and Royals) can win the trade deadline

For small market MLB teams, staying competitive long-term can be a challenge. Us here locally in Kansas City have seen that first hand. One good …

Baseball

KC Royals: All-Star opportunities missed by drafting Bubba Starling

The KC Royals took Bubba Starling fifth overall in the 2011 MLB Draft and he has yet to make it to the major leagues. Players taken after him in the …

Sports

All-Star Game: Nola shines, Trout gives Eagles shoutout

The mid-summer classic was a night to remember for Philadelphia Phillies ace Aaron Nola, South Jersey's Mike Trout, and, even, the Super Bowl …

Baseball

Toronto Blue Jays missed the boat with Josh Donaldson

The Toronto Blue Jays had a hot commodity this past offseason in third baseman Josh Donaldson. After a disappointing an injury filled season, they …

Baseball

New York Yankees: Will they regret not trading for Manny Machado?

The New York Yankees won’t get Manny Machado in a trade and it appears there is one reason for that.<p>Aaron Judge. Giancarlo Stanton. Manny Machado. …

Sports

The 2018 Midseason Top 50 Dynasty League Prospects

Those are just five of the 17 preseason top-101 prospects (including 10 among our top-50) who’ve already lost their rookie eligibility in 2018. It’s …

Tampa Bay Rays