Major League Baseball News

The Dodgers have four outfielders. A fifth is raking at Triple-A

Bud Selig calls replay start 'remarkable' (Yahoo Sports)

Surgery to put Moore in rare Rays company

Lorde finally meets George Brett, inspiration for 'Royals'

Spring storm cancels Twins-Blue Jays game

Sanchez lifts Giants over Dodgers 3-2 in 12 (Yahoo Sports)

Richard French: Is a Touch of Reverence Too Much to Ask?

Black Players In Major League Baseball At 1950s Levels

ESPN Baseball Tonight with Buster Olney

Morales Rejected $30MM Extension Last Summer

Who's on first? Yankees short on first basemen (Yahoo Sports)

Baseball Calendar

Napoli exits with hurt finger after headfirst slide

Mets bring up Matsuzaka and send down Lannan

Donaldson, A's rally in 11th to beat Angels again (Yahoo Sports)

Who's on first? Yankees short on first basemen

WATCH: Yasiel Puig flies out to right, pimps it like a home run

Amid string of whiffs, Marte sits; Tabata leads off

Aroldis Chapman to toss second bullpen session

Mets bring up RHP Dice-K, send down LHP Lannan

HBT Daily: Darvish vs. Hernandez — a great rivalry enters year three

Mike Napoli dislocates finger on slide and it’s disturbingly obvious (GIF)

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MLB Injury News

Mets Rumors: New York unlikely to pursue Robinson Cano, Jose Abreu

Dodgers Rumors: LA expected to be most aggressive team pursuing David Price

Red Sox rumors: Unlikely to re-sign Jacoby Ellsbury

Cardinals' Allen Craig not on NLCS roster, left foot still sore

Tigers Rumors: 'Very real chance' Detroit trades Max Scherzer

Pete Mackanin back on Phillies' staff as third base coach

Dodgers rumors: LA 'leaning toward' re-signing Don Mattingly

Rays rumors: David Price expects to be traded

Athletics choose Sonny Gray, not Bartolo Colon, for Game 5

Dodgers' Andre Ethier could play CF in NLCS

Rangers' release Jeff Baker and activate Matt West

Indians are hoping to bring back Jason Giambi


Minor League Baseball News

Addison Russell Out a Month with Hamstring Tear

Orioles' Kline (literally) at home with Keys

Minor League Ball Gameday: Tuesday, April 15

Tuesday Roundup: UK Finishes Sweep Of Louisville

Opening the PCL record book

Flores flourishes on an 'off night' for San Jose

Javier Baez to the DL

Swing begins to ring true for Pirates' Bell

What To Expect: George Springer

51s' deGrom overcomes tough bullpen session

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Patrick Reddington
Selena Roberts
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Susan Slusser
Larry Stone
James Wagner
Charlie Wilmoth
Will Yoder
Mark Zuckerman


  Arizona Diamondbacks

Duo looking for turnaround in Arizona
Rotation falters again for D-backs in loss to Mets
Call at first overturned after Gibson challenges
Towers defends keeping Bradley in Triple-A
Gibson trying to move past D-backs' losses
D-backs in awe of what Robinson went through
D-backs move struggling Cahill to bullpen
Bolsinger called up to take Cahill's rotation spot

  Atlanta Braves

Braves a model of efficiency, smart moves
Rain postpones Braves' game in Philadelphia
Teheran seeks better luck against Phillies
Braves amazed and happy to have Santana
Uggla's grand slam caps five-homer night for Braves
Kimbrel given night off with soreness in shoulder
Floyd, Minor remain on target for returns
Fredi gives Johnson another day of rest

  Baltimore Orioles

Jackie gets belated celebration in Baltimore
Flu-like bug keeps O's on their toes with pitching
Machado, Bundy and Johan making progress
Chen impresses on mound as O's bats come to life
Rays challenge in fifth, but call stands
Ubaldo, O's get roughed up in finale with Jays
Jackie Robinson Day special for Jones
Buck misses manager-umpire arguments

  Boston Red Sox

Napoli day to day with dislocated ring finger
Good news for Pedroia is what Red Sox needed
Bogaerts' ninth-inning error sinks Red Sox
Farrell talks with La Russa about replay system
Pedroia expects to be in Wednesday's lineup
A year later, Boston and its fans still standing strong
Wearing No. 42 'means a lot' to Bradley
Buchholz taking aim at first victory while making third start

  Chicago Cubs

Cubs gain as replay overturns out call vs. Yanks
Wright honored to participate in Jackie's Day
Cubs flip Jackson, Villanueva for Reds series
Olt congratulates former teammate Springer
Festivities lined up for Wrigley's centennial bash
McDonald joins Cubs' baseball operations
Cubs-Yanks rained out, to play twin bill today
Soriano's friendship invaluable to Starlin, young Cubs

  Chicago White Sox

Big chill: Alexei motors home on walk-off error
Williams impressed with club's early-season energy
Pierzynski honors Hawk by wearing No. 40
Ramirez won't forget father-in-law
Reinsdorf extols Jackie's influence in game
White Sox honored to don No. 42 on backs
Ventura not pleased call at first base stands
Unlike previous seasons, Alexei catching fire

  Cincinatti Reds

Chapman's second 'pen session comes Thursday
Marshall's first rehab outing goes smoothly
Broxton to close until Chapman returns
Mesoraco red hot since returning from DL stint
Robinson's bravery inspiring to all generations
Pirates win challenge, overturned call leads to run
Leake aids own cause to spur Reds over Pirates
Following Griffey's lead, Reds honor Jackie

  Cleveland Indians

Across nation, baseball celebrates Jackie's legacy
Bourn's return delayed by weather in Motown
Weather washes out Tuesday's game in Detroit
Tribe turns to McAllister for opener vs. Tigers
Santana's dedication paying off in unique role
Tribe prospect Adams has power arm suited for 'pen
Jackie's legacy to be honored across baseball
Viciedo's double confirmed after umpire review

  Colorado Rockies

Nicasio strong after first, bullpen follows his lead
Weiss reflects on Jackie, game's diversity
Cuddyer starts at first base night after injury
Weiss plans to give Brothers a breather
De La Rosa squares off with Padres ace Cashner
Barnes relied on faith during trying time
Rockies eager to flip script in one-run games
Cuddyer slams into wall, exits with elbow injury

  Detroit Tigers

Collins getting chance to shine with Tigers
Across nation, baseball celebrates Jackie's legacy
Weather causes Indians-Tigers game to be postponed
Anibal looking to get grip on AL Central rivals
Tigers forging ahead with setup crew by committee
Scherzer remains winless after loss to Padres
Jackson handling lower spot in lineup
Focusing on opposite field pays off for Miggy

  Houston Astros

Astros call up highly touted prospect Springer
Harrell struggles as Astros fall to Royals
Sore foot limits Castro to DH duties
Fowler still recovering from bout with flu
Feldman to make next start after death of father
Jackie is never far from Porter's thoughts
Keuchel faces Royals, trying to solidify rotation spot
Astros prospect Ruiz shines with four hits

  Kansas City Royals

Royals Minor League report: April 15
Rookie Ventura earns first career win
Power numbers an issue for the Royals so far
Royals emotional about honoring Robinson
Guthrie set to face Astros, seeking third win
Maxwell makes first return to Houston
Royals Minor League report: April 14
Duffy making quick adjustment to role in 'pen

  Los Angeles Angels

Angels' Calhoun to DL after turning right ankle
Baylor might be back with Angels by end of April
Halos place De La Rosa on disabled list
Trout's late homer not enough as Halos fall to A's
Halos cite Jackie's effect on changing game forever
Angels slide Freese to seventh in batting order
Skaggs tasked with getting Halos win in series finale
Angels lose challenge in key spot in ninth

  Los Angeles Dodgers

League allows winner as Dodgers fall in 12th inning
Prospect Pederson stays hot for Albuquerque
Jackie Robinson Day resonates with Dodgers
Maholm to get new view of Giants-Dodgers rivalry
Kershaw's velocity up in bullpen session
Billingsley to have MRI after elbow acts up
Wilson activated off DL; Rodriguez sent down
Preparation gives Dodgers' catchers an edge

  Miami Marlins

Top prospect Heaney tosses gem for Jacksonville
Tempers fizzle after benches clear in Miami
Fernandez starts in bounce-back attempt vs. Nationals
Yelich relieved to avoid collision with Stanton
Turner throws on flat ground, status up in air
Marlins' bats come alive to end eight-game skid
Marlins president recognizes favorite school teacher
Hand loses control early in eighth straight loss

  Milwaukee Brewers

Gomez reflects on Jackie's effect beyond US
Roenicke OK with Crew's aggression at plate
Rookie's rise gives Brewers scouts butterflies
Red-hot Cardinals further cool off Brewers
Upstart Brewers meet Cardinals at the top
Anne in the Stands: How do I love thee?
Cards keep Crew from double-digit win streak
After getting paycheck, Wang makes debut

  Minnesota Twins

Weather forces postponement of Blue Jays-Twins
Arcia receives cortisone shot in ailing wrist
Dozier's pop a plus, but Gardy wants consistency
Herrmann's versatility allowing Pinto to DH more
Hicks, Twins take pride in opportunity to honor Jackie
Hughes falters late as Twins stumble in opener
Inbox: Can Twins' offense keep up fast start?
Willingham dealing with tiny fracture in wrist

  New York Mets

Mets bring up Matsuzaka, outright lefty Lannan
Duo looking for turnaround in Arizona
Mets respond to injuries with rout of D-backs
Mejia exits start due to blister on middle finger
Granderson pays tribute to Robinson on cleats
Lagares to 15-day DL; Granderson day to day
Granderson, Lagares depart with injuries
Mets' Triple-A starting pitchers on a roll

  New York Yankees

Cubs gain as replay overturns out call vs. Yanks
Roberts better, dealing with lower back strain
Yanks confident in backup catcher Murphy
Jeter slated to be in lineup for twin-bill nightcap
Sizemore rewarded with start at third base
Main character? Pineda writing riveting script
Yanks call up reinforcements for day-night twin bill
Steinbrenner: Yanks not in the market for infielder

  Oakland Athletics

Hamstring limits Crisp to pinch-hit appearance
A's hitting coach Davis reflects on Jackie's impact
A's continue to reign over Halos in Anaheim
Norris: Chavez's experiences key to current success
Milone looks to lead A's to sweep of host Halos
Gentry steps in for Crisp, who has tight hamstring
Melvin: Kazmir fitting in 'well' with A's
Jaso's pinch-hit homer rallies A's past Angels

  Philadelphia Phillies

Braves-Phils washed out by rain
Lee to take on Teheran after Robinson honored
Phillies' bullpen slammed in loss to Braves
Phillies vindicated on incorrect review call
Sandberg sticks with hot hand in Gwynn
Despite hernia, Burnett plans to keep pitching
Adams set to be activated off DL on Tuesday
Utley's clutch clout caps Phillies' sweep of Fish

  Pittsburg Pirates

Hurdle successfully challenges another call
Hurdle hoping to get idle Pimentel some game action
Amid string of whiffs, Marte sits; Tabata leads off
MLB Notebook: Bucs, Reds power up in Cincy
Pirates win challenge, overturned call leads to run
Cole allows career-high five runs as Bucs fall to Reds
Bucs return to action to top Reds in homer-filled action
Cole feels connection wearing Jackie's No. 42

  San Diego Padres

After rocking start, Padres' bats held in check
Cashner to face Rockies coming off one-hitter
Cabrera racking up doubles in leadoff spot
Johnson to have Dr. Andrews inspect forearm
Bullpen arms fresh for long stretch before off-day
Padres honored for chance to wear No. 42
Wisler outduels Rockies prospect at Double-A
Padres rally in wild eighth without notching hit

  Seattle Mariners

Big league dream becomes reality for Elias
Mariners recall infielder Franklin from Triple-A
Hernandez out to beat Darvish, but also nemesis Rangers
Top prospect Walker scratched in rehab
Pryor makes Rainiers debut
McClendon proud to wear Robinson's number
Iwakuma ready to face live hitters
Morrison day to day with sore hamstring

  San Francisco Giants

Giants win challenge in 10th inning vs. Dodgers
Sanchez's hit in 12th gives Giants walk-off win
Irvin's message highlights Giants' Jackie tribute
Cain lends support to San Francisco RBI program
Giants hold off on activating Affeldt from DL
Vogelsong expecting more against Dodgers
Giants sticking with Crawford batting seventh
Giants' offense having fun on and off the field

  St. Louis Cardinals

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Recap: My First Week at Viva El Birdos
The Resume of Andrew Luck
Thank You from stlCupofJoe
Trevor Rosenthal Brings the Heat
A Role for Carlos Martinez (by Jared Simmons)

  Tampa Bay Rays

Surgery to put Moore in rare Rays company
Jackie's courage celebrated as Rays don No. 42
Moore stands by decision to have Tommy John surgery
Archer has rough night as Rays drop opener to O's
Rays challenge in fifth, but call stands
No extra motivation for Balfour against Orioles
Boxberger joins Rays from Triple-A Durham
Mesoraco confirmed safe after Maddon's challenge

  Texas Rangers

Darvish geared up to face Felix in battle of aces
Choice accomplishes dream wearing No. 42
Wash re-airs concerns about transfer rule
Fielder breaks home run drought
Harrison not happy with latest rehab outing
Ross' gem lifts Rangers to shutout of Mariners
Harrison throws 77 pitches in rehab outing
Washington ejected after call overturned

  Toronto Blue Jays

Weather forces postponement of Blue Jays-Twins
Back tightness could force Lind to miss time
Blue Jays overcome early deficit as offense erupts
Blue Jays celebrate Jackie Robinson Day
Squeezed out of rotation, Happ joins 'pen
Blue Jays expect Reyes back Friday in Cleveland
Buehrle continues to be model of consistency
Izturis may be out for season; surgery likely

  Washington Nationals

Tempers fizzle after benches clear in Miami
Roark battles Marlins' ace in series finale
Span eyeing Saturday return from concussion
Leon getting more time behind plate
Strasburg, Nationals stumble in loss to Miami
Jackie Robinson Day conjures memories for Gonzalez
No. 7 prospect Skole delivers clutch hits
Harper nursing tight left quad, expects to play Tuesday