After missing all of last season, Alex Rodriguez showed up the New York Yankees spring training on Monday. Rodriguez came in to get his physical and did a little workout at the team’s minor league complex. He also probably decided to show up earlier than expected to beat the rush of reporters that expected him […]
Report: The Yankees were not happy with how Alex Rodriguez handled his early arrival to spring training
David Price on contract talks with Tigers: "I just don't want to go through what Max Scherzer went through"
Major League Baseball for years have been looking for ways to speed up their games. New commissioner Rob Manfred made it one of his first major issues he wanted to deal with first after taking over for Bud Selig. Now that the spring training is starting up, it looks like the new rules are about to […]
Cuban infielder Hector Olivera might be looking at a huge payday in the near future. The 29-year old has been with Asvispas de Santiago of Cuba’s Serie Nacional for 10 seasons. After watching fellow Cuban ball player Yasmany Tomas get a $68.5 million contract from the Arizona Diamondbacks, Olivera is expected to top that.
Free agent pitcher James Shields off-season has been a long one. There were reports that Shields has an $110 million offer from an unknown team. Even though the San Diego Padres have been the front-runner in many people’s eyes for Shields. With spring training get ready to startup, Shields has finally signed a deal.
The future of former Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley was in doubt. Billingsley hasn’t pitched since April 2013 after having Tommy John surgery. Billingsley also had another procedure done last June to repair a torn flexor tendon in his elbow. With the 30-year-old scheduled to be ready for spring training, the market for his services has changed.