The Indians have a big decision to make about their biggest star, Minnesota needs a lot of arms and the White Sox could be on the cusp of good things.
Angels center fielder Mike Trout became just the 11th player with at least three MVP awards when he was named the American League’s MVP on Thursday. Trout edged Astros third baseman Alex Bregman for the award.
Cody Bellinger was named the NL’s Most Valuable Player on Thursday, beating out 2018 winner Christian Yelich, who finished second in voting, and third-place Anthony Rendon.
The Braves signed free-agent closer Will Smith to a three-year, $39 million contract on Thursday.
Jake Odorizzi, who had a career-high 15 wins and a 3.51 ERA for the Twins last season, and White Sox slugger Jose Abreu, who led the AL with 123 RBIs, have accepted qualifying offers for 2020.
MLB has expanded its sign-stealing investigation into other teams, including the 2019 Astros, and it plans to interview AJ Hinch, Red Sox manager Alex Cora and Mets manager Carlos Beltran, sources told ESPN.
Cody Bellinger, Alex Bregman, Mike Trout and Christian Yelich weren’t always big home run hitters. Here’s how they flipped the switch.
Gerrit Cole or Stephen Strasburg could end up in the Bronx, while Mookie Betts could end up … anywhere.
The major league minimum salary will rise to $563,500 next season, a hike of $8,500.
Introduced as Giants manager Wednesday, Gabe Kapler addressed a 2015 incident in which a 17-year-old girl contacted him about an alleged assault by Dodgers minor leaguers.