The Chicago Cubs and reliever Dan Winkler agreed Friday to a one-year contract that pays $750,000 in the majors.
Brian Cashman saw a message taped to a 10th-floor window while prepping for a festival in Connecticut. “Please sign Gerrit Cole,” it said. The GM’s response: “I’m open to do clearly whatever, as always, is important for the Yankees.”
In a moment that was captured on Twitch and shared on social media, Rays pitcher Blake Snell acknowledged to overreacting to news that teammate Tommy Pham had been traded to San Diego.
Howie Kendrick, who capped the Nationals’ improbable run to their first World Series title last season with a Game 7 home run, has reached an agreement on a one-year, $6.25 million deal to return to Washington, a source told ESPN’s Jeff Passan on Friday.
San Diego took another step toward contending in 2020 by adding the outfielder, but shipped one of its best prospects to Tampa Bay in the process.
One team will land the best pitcher on the planet. The rest of his suitors? They’ll have to scramble.
Stephen Strasburg and Anthony Rendon were key components in the Nationals’ winning the franchise’s first World Series title this year, but Mark Lerner, the team’s principal owner, is already preparing to say goodbye to at least one of them in free agency.
The Padres have acquired OF Tommy Pham from the Rays in exchange for Hunter Renfroe and touted prospect Xavier Edwards, sources told ESPN. San Diego also gets a minor leaguer in the deal.
Former New York Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild has been hired in the same position by the San Diego Padres.
To iconic meme status Baby Yoda ascended has. The collective Internet has been going wild over the lovable Disney+ character and the sports world is no exception.