Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel will have surgery to remove the hook of the hamate bone in his left hand, manager A.J. Hinch told reporters. Hinch said the Astros do not yet have a timetable for when Gurriel will return and was uncertain whether the surgery would prevent Gurriel from being ready for Opening Day.
The last we saw of Tim Lincecum was in 2016, when the two-time Cy Young winner signed with the Los Angeles Angels in May following a showcase tryout, made nine starts and was the worst pitcher in the league. He pitched 38 innings, gave up 68 hits, including 11 home runs, posted a 9.16 ERA,
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — To know what the moment meant to Jim Thome, all you had to do was look into his tear-filled eyes. “It’s hard to explain the emotions that go through you,” Thome said Tuesday as he gazed around the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Plaque Gallery, the most hallowed corner of the shrine and
MESA, Ariz. — For the player the Chicago Cubs call The Professor, the experiment is long over. Or as Jon Lester says of Kyle Hendricks, “The training wheels are off.” Hendricks, now married and making his first millions in the big leagues, is no longer just the quirky soft-tosser who went to an Ivy League
TAMPA, Fla. — Although New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge will be appearing in his first spring training game Wednesday, the reigning American League home run champion told ESPN on Monday night that he still isn’t feeling 100 percent since his offseason shoulder surgery and that he doesn’t expect to be feeling fully back until
TAMPA, Fla. — Russell Wilson’s childhood visions became a reality Monday as he reported to the New York Yankees‘ spring training facility and donned the pinstripes for the first time. The Super Bowl-winning Seattle Seahawks quarterback will be spending the next five days with the Yankees after a trade last week that sent him from
The Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Seung-Hwan Oh, according to multiple reports. The agreement was first reported Sunday night by FanRag Sports. The deal guarantees the Korean right-hander $2 million and also includes a vesting option for 2019, according to Sportsnet. Seung Hwan Oh has agreed to a one-year
Tim Tebow is nursing a left ankle sprain after running over a sprinkler head in the outfield at the New York Mets‘ spring training complex in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The former Florida quarterback, one of 15 non-roster invitees to the Mets’ big league camp, is expected to resume full workouts in a few days.
The Boston Red Sox and free agent slugger J.D. Martinez appear to be ready to officially announce his addition to the team’s lineup, with ESPN sources and multiple reports saying a news conference has been scheduled for Monday morning. The Red Sox agreed to a five-year deal with slugger J.D. Martinez, a source told ESPN’s
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — What should happen next in Major League Baseball’s pace-of-play discussion is a delegation of power, a simple gesture that underscores MLB’s willingness to defer to the players’ unique understanding of how the game operates. Commissioner Rob Manfred should propose that the players select and build their own committee to shape