Minor League Baseball

Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Gushes Over Boyfriend Tim Tebow

| Tue., Aug. 14, 2018 1:53 PM<p>The birthday boy is feeling the love today!<p>As <b>Tim Tebow</b> celebrates turning 31, the athlete received a heartfelt Instagram …

New York Mets

Cleveland placesTrevor Bauer on DL

Cleveland lost one of its best pitchers Tuesday when it placed right-hander Trevor Bauer on the 10-day disabled list with a small stress fracture in …

Baseball

Brewers acquire righty Thompson from Phillies

CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired once-promising pitching prospect Jake Thompson from the Philadelphia Phillies for cash considerations and optioned him to Triple-A Colorado Springs.<p>The 24-year-old right-hander is 7-8 with a 4.87 ERA in 18 starts and 30 appearances since debuting …

Baseball

George Springer expects to come off DL Friday | MLB.com

HOUSTON -- Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer hit on the field prior to Tuesday's game against the Rockies at Minute Maid Park and is …

Baseball

Jiménez homers for 11th time with Knights, 21st on the year

Eloy Jiménez hits his 11th homer with the Charlotte Knights notching his 21st homer of the year.

International League

Cubs' Darvish looks ready to go on rehab assignment | FOX Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs expect Yu Darvish to go on a minor league rehab assignment, assuming he experiences no setbacks after pitching a …

Baseball

Rays get touted prospect from Pirates as PTBNL for Archer

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired minor league pitcher Shane Baz from Pittsburgh as the player to be named in the July 31 trade that sent Chris Archer to the Pirates.<p>The 19-year-old Baz, selected 12th overall in the 2017 amateur draft, was 4-3 with a 3.97 ERA for Bristol in the …

Baseball

Angels Select Taylor Ward

<b>6:06pm:</b> The Angels announced that outfielder <b>Chris Young</b> was transferred from the 10-day DL to the 60-day DL to open a spot on the 40-man roster for …

Baseball

Ex-Yankee prospect arrested for threatening cops on Instagram

A former Yankee prospect — who gave up life on the streets to sign with the Bronx Bombers in 2010 — was busted at JFK airport for making terroristic …

Dominican Republic

Bauer to the DL with small fracture in fibula

Indians placed RHP Trevor Bauer on the 10-day disabled list with a small stress fracture in his right fibula.<p>Mark Trumbo (knee) is back in the …

Baseball

Home, family pulled Gerald Laird from Tigers minor-league managerial job

Ex-Tigers catcher, named Single A Connecticut manager in 2017, opted for kids and family in Arizona as Gary Cathcart moves from GCL to Connecticut.

Baseball

Ryan Braun homers twice, Brewers shut out Cubs

<b>CHICAGO —</b> Ryan Braun hit two of Milwaukee’s four homers, Jhoulys Chacin struck out 10 in seven innings and the Brewers cut into Chicago‘s NL Central …

Baseball

Some Rangers pitching prospects will get a look in September, here's why Taylor Hearn shouldn't be one of them

This Story is About...<p><i>Ballzy podcast hosts Kevin Sherrington and Evan Grant are back to discuss all things Rangers. Here are some highlights, edited</i> …

Baseball

How The Chicago Cubs Lost Their Top 2017 International Prospect

Shortly after the 2017-18 international signing period opened on July 2, the Cubs signed righthander Florencio Serrano for $1.2 million.<p>Serrano, 17 …

Baseball

Ryan Madson placed on disabled list | MLB.com

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Trevor Gott from Triple-A Syracuse and selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Tim …

Baseball

Orioles minor league recap 8/14: Trevor Craport and Will Robertson play well in a Delmarva loss

Trevor Craport and Will Robertson both had nice days at the plate, but Delmarva dropped a close one 8-7.Norfolk Tides vs. Pawtucket (Red Sox) …

Baseball

Pelicans vs. Nationals Live | 08/14/18

The Official Site of Minor League Baseball web site includes features, news, rosters, statistics, schedules, teams, live game radio broadcasts, and …

Baseball

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Hello everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Tueday, August 14th, 2018.<p>****Rookie starters today:<p>Andrew Suarez …

Baseball

Cubs send minor league outfielder Alexander Ovalles to Rangers

The early returns for the Cubs on the Cole Hamels trade have been excellent, and now we know the identity of the player-to-be-named-later in the deal …

Baseball

Jay Bruce to begin rehab assignment in Port St. Lucie, will get time at first base

Another Met who hasn’t seen the field in quite some time began a rehab assignment in Port St. Lucie Tuesday night.<p>Jay Bruce — who has not appeared in …

Major League Baseball

Longmont’s David Bote slamming his way into a bigger role with Chicago Cubs

Even as a supremely talented high school ballplayer, Longmont native and former Faith Christian star David Bote was never expected to reach the major …

Baseball

Batting Practice: Vladdy's numbers, big league debuts, and a look around the farm

<b>Vladdy Watch</b><p>It didn’t take long for Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to earn his first Triple-A honor. He took International League Batter of the Week honors, …

Baseball

Indians place Trevor Bauer on disabled list due to stress fracture in right fibula

The Indians announced on Tuesday that starter Trevor Bauer has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a stress fracture in his right fibula. …

Baseball

One of the coolest Simpsons attractions in the country isn't at a Universal property

The Simpsons are one of the biggest draws at Universal Studios theme parks, but a new attraction in Myrtle Beach might create some surprising …

Myrtle Beach

Royals reportedly ‘intrigued’ by former Cardinals manager Mike Matheny

Before Saturday’s game against the Cardinals, Royals manager Ned Yost talked with reporters about off-the-field challenges that young players …

Baseball

Legends complete sweep. See where they stand in playoff race.

The Lexington Legends are starting to enjoy the view from the top.<p>After completing a four-game sweep of the Kannapolis Intimidators on Monday night, …

Baseball

Red Raiders in the MLB: Bettis is back; Neslony’s offense is red-hot

Here are your Red Raiders in the MLB updates this week:<b>Chad Bettis – Colorado Rockies</b>After more than a month of not playing due to a “hot spot” on …

Baseball

Hector Neris recalled; J.P. Crawford optioned | MLB.com

The Phillies recalled right-hander Hector Neris from Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Tuesday, and infielder J.P. Crawford was optioned to Triple-A on …

Baseball

Luke Hochevar Announces Retirement

Former first overall pick and nine-year MLB veteran <b>Luke Hochevar</b> has decided to hang up his spikes, he tells MLB.com’s Jeffrey Flanagan. He spent his …

Major League Baseball

Peter Alonso 'likes' tweet suggesting Mets should call him up

It seems that <b>Peter Alonso</b> thinks he's ready to be called up by the Mets.<p>The slugging first base prospect "liked" a tweet on Monday suggesting that …

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