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Former Giants executive Magowan dies at 76

Former Giants executive Magowan dies at 76

Published 28/01/2019

Peter Magowan, the former San Francisco Giants executive who thwarted a relocation attempt and championed construction of the waterfront stadium now called Oracle Park, passed [more…]

MLB notebook: Dodgers deal Puig, Kemp to Reds

MLB notebook: Dodgers deal Puig, Kemp to Reds

Published 22/12/2018

The Los Angeles Dodgers traded outfielders Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig to the Cincinnati Reds, the teams announced Friday. Left-hander Alex Wood and backup catcher [more…]

Yankees’ Sabathia undergoes angioplasty

Yankees’ Sabathia undergoes angioplasty

Published 22/12/2018

New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia recently underwent angioplasty to clear a blocked artery, his agent announced Friday. Kyle Thousand of Roc Nation Sports issued [more…]

Dodgers trade OFs Kemp, Puig to Reds

Dodgers trade OFs Kemp, Puig to Reds

Published 22/12/2018

The Los Angeles Dodgers have traded outfielders Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig to the Cincinnati Reds in a multi-player deal, the teams announced Friday. Left-hander [more…]

Smith, Baines elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Smith, Baines elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Published 10/12/2018

Relief pitcher Lee Smith and outfielder/designated hitter Harold Baines and were elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday by the entity’s Today’s [more…]

Snell, deGrom win Cy Young awards

Snell, deGrom win Cy Young awards

Published 15/11/2018

Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Blake Snell and New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom were named the winners of the Cy Young Award in the American [more…]

Red Sox, Cora agree to contract extension

Red Sox, Cora agree to contract extension

Published 15/11/2018

The Boston Red Sox and manager Alex Cora have agreed to terms on a contract that includes an extension that will run through 2021 with [more…]

MLB notebook: Giants pick up options for Bumgarner, Sandoval

MLB notebook: Giants pick up options for Bumgarner, Sandoval

Published 30/10/2018

The San Francisco Giants picked up the 2019 club options for left-hander Madison Bumgarner and infielder Pablo Sandoval on Monday. Bumgarner, 29, was 6-7 with [more…]

D-backs pick up Goldschmidt’s option worth $14.5 million

D-backs pick up Goldschmidt’s option worth $14.5 million

Published 30/10/2018

Paul Goldschmidt is set to return to the Arizona Diamondbacks after the National League West club announced Monday it has exercised a team option on [more…]

White Sox decline 2019 option on veteran RHP Shields

White Sox decline 2019 option on veteran RHP Shields

Published 29/10/2018

The Chicago White Sox on Monday declined to pick up right-hander James Shields’ $16 million option for 2019, instead exercising a $2 million buyout that [more…]