Category Archives: MLB

GMs often reap rewards

In a span of six days last offseason, Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich signed the two players — closer Greg Holland and first baseman Mark Reynolds — that might very…

RHP Gonzalez dies in accident

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, who defected from Cuba to sign with the Phillies organization and pitched briefly for Philadelphia at the Major League level in 2014, died Thursday in an automobile…

Cobb, Lynn are Targets For Orioles Seeking Pitcher

Rather than entertain trade proposals for three-time All-Star third baseman Manny Machado during the recent General Managers Meetings, sources say executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette used the…

Anthopoulos as GM

On Sunday, the Braves appeared to be moving closer toward hiring someone to handle both the general manager duties and likely run the baseball operations department. Anthopoulos and Jim Hendry…

Astros’ free agents

If such a player signs with another team, the team that loses him receives a Draft pick the following year, generally following Competitive Balance Round B, which comes after the…

Astros’ Reach Out To Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish

Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish said Tuesday he had received a message from Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel, who asked to offer an in-person apology for the offensive gesture and phrase…