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Jul 05, 2022

Phillies' Harper (thumb) will 'be back' this season
Injured slugger Bryce Harper, hit by a pitch in San Diego last month, had three pins inserted in his fractured left thumb, but the defending National League MVP told reporters Monday that he'll be back in the lineup this season at some point.

ESPN MLB
Jul 05, 2022

Bogaerts back in Red Sox lineup after leg injury
Two days after receiving seven stitches to close a gash in his left thigh, Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts is back in the lineup for Boston to try to help his team extend a five-game home win streak against the Tampa Bay Rays.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Caratini's walk-off caps wild end to Cubs-Brewers
An inside-the-park home run to give Chicago the lead was followed by a two-out bases-loaded walk by Christian Yelich to tie the game before Victor Caratini's 3-run shot in the 10th gave Milwaukee the win.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

White Sox speak out in wake of 'horrific' shooting
The White Sox canceled their postgame fireworks celebration Monday in the wake of a mass shooting at an Independence Day parade in suburban Chicago that left at least six people dead and wounded at least 30 others.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Braves honor late play-by-play man Casey Motter
Following a video tribute to Casey Motter, a moment of silence at Truist Park was observed in his memory before the Braves' game against the Cardinals on Monday night.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Cubs' Suzuki legs out inside the park HR in return
Cubs rookie outfielder Seiya Suzuki hit a home run in the ninth inning of his first game back from a finger sprained that sidelined him for more than a month.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

White Sox to play; cancel fireworks after shooting
The White Sox canceled their postgame fireworks celebration Monday in the wake of a mass shooting at an Independence Day parade in suburban Chicago that left at least six people dead and wounded at least 30 others.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Daughter of Jays 1B coach died in tubing accident
Julia Budzinski, the 17-year-old daughter of Toronto Blue Jays first-base coach Mark Budzinski, died in a boating accident in Virginia over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Braves activate OF Rosario, LHP Matzek from IL
Atlanta Braves outfielder Eddie Rosario has been activated from the injured list and is starting in left field against the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

White Sox cancel fireworks after parade shooting
The White Sox canceled their postgame fireworks celebration on Monday in the wake of a mass shooting at an Independence Day parade in suburban Chicago that left at least six people dead and wounded 24 others.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Cubs OF Suzuki returns after five weeks on IL
Cubs rookie outfielder Seiya Suzuki has been activated from the injured list after missing about five weeks with a sprained left ring finger.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Nats' Soto says he's avoided major calf injury
Nationals star Juan Soto says he has avoided a major injury to his left calf but may be sidelined for a few more days.

ESPN MLB
Jul 04, 2022

Red Sox SS Bogaerts out with thigh laceration
Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts will not be in the starting lineup for Monday's game against Tampa Bay after leaving a day earlier with a cut on his left thigh that required seven stitches.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

DeGrom K's five of 6 batters in first rehab start
A rehabbing Jacob deGrom struck out five of the six batters he faced and threw 18 of 24 pitches for strikes in his first minor league rehab start Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

DeGrom K's five of six batters in first rehab start
A rehabbing Jacob deGrom struck out five of the six batters he faced and threw 18 of 24 pitches for strikes in his first minor league rehab start Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Dodgers get Betts back, but drop finale to Padres
Mookie Betts was reinstated from the injured list Sunday and was in the lineup against the Padres, playing right field.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Bogaerts exits with cut on thigh, needs 7 stitches
Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts left Sunday's game with a left thigh laceration after appearing to be spiked by the Cubs' Willson Contreras.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Barnes, Dodgers reach 2-year, $7M extension
The Dodgers have signed catcher Austin Barnes to a two-year, $7 million contract.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Astros notch MLB record-tying 20 K's, top Angels
The Astros frustrated star slugger Mike Trout and the Angels all day on Sunday, as Houston posted 20 strikeouts, tying an MLB record for a nine-inning game, in a series-ending victory over Los Angeles.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Astros notch MLB record-tying 20 Ks, top Angels
The Astros frustrated star slugger Mike Trout and the Angels all day on Sunday, as Houston posted 20 strikeouts, tying an MLB record for a nine-inning game, in a series-ending victory over Los Angeles.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Bogaerts exits Red Sox game with cut on thigh
Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts left Sunday's game with a left thigh laceration after appearing to be spiked by the Cubs' Willson Contreras.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Soto getting MRI on calf after leaving Nats game
The Nationals say Juan Soto is undergoing an MRI on his calf to determine the extent of the injury suffered Sunday vs. the Marlins.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Sources: Barnes, Dodgers reach 2-year extension
The Dodgers have signed catcher Austin Barnes to a two-year contract, sources told ESPN's Alden Gonzalez, confirming a FanSided report.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Dodgers' Betts returns after 15-game absence
Mookie Betts was reinstated from the injured list Sunday and was in the lineup against the Padres, playing right field.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Guardians place Gose on IL, activate Karinchak
James Karinchak was recalled from Triple-A Columbus on Sunday when the Guardians placed left-hander Anthony Gose on the 15-day injured list with a triceps strain.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Cubs' Mills placed on 15-day IL with back injury
Cubs pitcher Alec Mills was placed on the 15-day injured list Sunday with a lower-back strain.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

1B coach away from Jays after daughter's death
Mark Budzinski, the Blue Jays' first-base coach, is away from the team after the death of his eldest daughter.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Yankees bullpen loses rookie Marinaccio to IL
Yankees rookie reliever Ron Marinaccio has been placed on the 15-day injured list with shoulder inflammation, leaving New York's solid bullpen without a key piece nearing the season's halfway point.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Sources: Draft-eligible Rocker had 'minor' surgery
Former Vanderbilt Commodores star pitcher Kumar Rocker, 22, who is draft-eligible this summer, underwent shoulder surgery in September, receiving what his agent called "a minor scope" on his right arm, sources familiar with the procedure told ESPN.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Plate umpire Layne exits on foul tip to mask
Plate umpire Jerry Layne had to leave the Rockies' win over the Diamondbacks in the sixth inning.

ESPN MLB
Jul 03, 2022

Mets' deGrom set for first injury rehab start Sun.
New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom will make his first minor league rehab start Sunday after being sidelined by injuries since last July.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Jays coach Budzinski leaves for 'personal matter'
Blue Jays first-base coach Mark Budzinski left in the third inning of Game 2 against the Rays because of a 'personal matter,' the team said.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Cubs' Mills exits with back injury vs. Red Sox
Chicago Cubs pitcher Alec Mills left Saturday's game against the Boston Red Sox due to lower back pain after throwing just seven pitches.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Red Sox lefty Hill lands on IL with sprained knee
Boston Red Sox left-hander Rich Hill, who left Friday night's start with a sprained left knee, was placed on the 15-day injured list on Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

The Cardinals just hit back-to-back-to-back-to-back home runs
It's the first time in MLB history a team has hit four straight home runs in the first inning.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

X-rays for Jays P Gausman come back negative
X-rays on the right foot of Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Kevin Gausman came back negative after he took a line drive off his ankle in Game 1 of the Saturday doubleheader against Tampa Bay.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Jays RHP Gausman exits after being hit by liner
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Kevin Gausman left Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Tampa Bay Rays after taking a line drive off his right foot.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Mets' deGrom set for 1st injury rehab start Sun.
New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom will make his first minor league rehab start Sunday after being sidelined by injuries since last July.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Nats extend GM Rizzo, manager Martinez thru '23
The Washington Nationals have extended manager Dave Martinez and GM Mike Rizzo through 2023, the team announced Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Jays P Gausman exits after being hit by liner
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Kevin Gausman left Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Tampa Bay Rays after taking a line drive off his right foot.

ESPN MLB
Jul 02, 2022

Cards' Arenado hits for 2nd career cycle in loss
Nolan Arenado hit for the cycle on Friday night, the second of his career and the 17th in St. Louis Cardinals' history.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Marlins fire exec Denbo, one of Jeter's first hires
Derek Jeter's first significant hire, vice president of player development and scouting Gary Denbo, has been fired by the Marlins.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Red Sox's Hill leaves start with sprained knee
Red Sox left-hander Rich Hill exited Friday's start at Chicago in the fifth inning because of a sprained left knee. Afterward, he put the blame on himself for trying to pitch through the injury.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Red Sox's Hill: 'Stupid' of me to stay in after injury
Red Sox left-hander Rich Hill exited Friday's start at Chicago in the fifth inning because of a sprained left knee. Afterward, he put the blame on himself for trying to pitch through the injury.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Red Sox's Sale to get another rehab start, 'close'
Red Sox ace Chris Sale, who has yet to throw a pitch in the majors this season due to a rib injury, is scheduled to make another rehab start Wednesday at Triple-A Worcester and is "close" to returning.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Mets' Scherzer to return for Tue. start vs. Reds
After missing a month and a half with an oblique injury, Mets right-hander Max Scherzer will rejoin the team Tuesday to start against the Reds.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Yanks activate Chapman from IL; role not defined
Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman, who hasn't pitched in the majors since May 22, has been activated off the IL, but his role hasn't been defined by manager Aaron Boone.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Ranking MLB's radical City Connect uniforms: Which one's No. 1?
From the Sugar Kings to the Serpientes, we break down the best and worst of baseball's latest fashion trend.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Padres go with vibrant shades of pink, mint and yellow colors for City Connect uniforms
The Padres used vibrant shades of pink, mint and yellow colors on their latest uniform.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Bobby Bonilla Day explained: Why the Mets still pay him $1.19M every July 1
Bobby Bo hasn't played for the Mets since 1999, but Friday he'll receive a hefty check from his former employer. Here's what you need to know about the unusual annual payday.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

Yanks move ahead of Dodgers as WS favorites
The Yankees have moved ahead of the Dodgers this week and for the first time this season are favorites to win the World Series at sportsbooks around the nation.

ESPN MLB
Jul 01, 2022

It's Bobby Bonilla Day! Explaining why the former Met gets paid $1.19M today and every July 1
Bobby Bo hasn't played for the Mets since 1999, but Friday he'll receive a hefty check from his former employer. Here's what you need to know about the unusual annual payday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

Brewers' Houser exits early with elbow tightness
Brewers right-hander Adrian Houser left Thursday night's game against Pittsburgh with right elbow tightness.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

CA agency clears way for A's $12B ballpark plan
The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission has cleared the way for the Athletics to continue planning a $12 billion ballpark project in Oakland.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

Mariners' Crawford has ban sliced to four games
Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford had his suspension stemming from last weekend's brawl with the Los Angeles Angels reduced from five to four games, and he was set to serve the ban Thursday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

Tucker tries to steal home amid PitchCom glitch
Houston's Kyle Tucker was thrown out Thursday night when he tried to steal home while New York Yankees starter Luis Severino tinkered with his PitchCom device.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

Agent: 'False narrative' around Freeman deal
Agent Casey Close says the Atlanta Braves are perpetuating a "false narrative" regarding the departure of first baseman Freddie Freeman from the organization and that he "will not stand by" as allegations about his role in negotiations.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

MLB All-Star voting: Judge, Acuna earn starts
The Yankees' Aaron Judge and Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. earned All-Star Game starts as the top vote-getters in each league Thursday as the finalists at each position were named.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

Rays place Raley, Thompson on restricted list
The Tampa Bay Rays placed pitchers Brooks Raley and Ryan Thompson on the restricted list Thursday ahead of the opener of their five-game series in Toronto against the Blue Jays.

ESPN MLB
Jun 30, 2022

MLB Power Rankings: Which surging AL squad broke into the top 3?
While the New York Yankees continue to dominate the American League, one red-hot team is hitting its stride as it attempts to close the gap.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Ex-top pick Appel, 30, makes MLB debut for Phils
Phillies reliever Mark Appel, who turns 31 next month, on Wednesday night became the oldest ever former No. 1 overall pick from the June draft at the time of his MLB debut.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Phillies have no timetable for Harper after surgery
Philadelphia slugger Bryce Harper had successful surgery to repair his broken left thumb on Wednesday, Philadelphia interim manager Rob Thomson said, but there is no timetable for his return after he suffered the injury Saturday night in San Diego.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Ailing back sends Marlins' Chisholm to 10-day IL
The Marlins have placed second baseman Jazz Chisholm Jr. on the 10-day injured list with a right lower back strain.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Astros' Alvarez, Pena injured in outfield collision
Astros left fielder Yordan Alvarez and shortstop Jeremy Pena were hurt when they collided in the eighth inning of Wednesday's game against the Mets.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Pitcher projections for the next 10 days
Keep up to date on who is pitching -- and how well they're expected to do -- with our forecaster.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Mets' Scherzer, deGrom take next rehab steps
New York Mets aces Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom take the next steps toward rejoining the big league roster with injury rehab assignments in the minors on Wednesday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Mayor reopens talks on Rays stadium site
The mayor of St. Petersburg, Florida, is reopening talks about the future of the Tropicana Field site where baseball's Tampa Bay Rays play their home games.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Rob Manfred: He doesn't hate baseball; he wants to save it
In a series of exclusive interviews, the MLB commissioner talks about cheating scandals, rules changes and his plans to return the game to a crisper form of itself.

ESPN MLB
Jun 29, 2022

Tatis 'happy' with recovery, can swing in 2 weeks
San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., who is recovering from a broken wrist suffered in the offseason, met with a doctor Tuesday in Phoenix and was told he could be cleared to swing a bat in two weeks.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Angels: Bradley broke elbow trying to join brawl
Angels reliever Archie Bradley will be shut down from throwing for at least a month after suffering a fractured right elbow while going over the dugout railing to join Sunday's on-field brawl with the Mariners.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Kiermaier (hip) likely back Friday for ailing Rays
Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier, who has been sidelined since leaving a June 20 game with left hip inflammation, is expected to return Friday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Phillies' Harper to have surgery for broken thumb
Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will have surgery Wednesday to stabilize his broken left thumb. Harper, the reigning NL MVP, was injured when he was hit by a fastball Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Astros OF Brantley to IL with shoulder discomfort
The Houston Astros on Tuesday placed five-time All-Star Michael Brantley on the injured list with right shoulder discomfort.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

McNeil back in Mets' lineup after five games out
Jeff McNeil is back in the Mets' lineup on Tuesday after missing the past five games because of right hamstring tightness.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Sources: Freeman fires reps who led negotiations
Dodgers first baseman Freddie Freeman has fired the agents who led offseason contract negotiations between the former MVP and the Braves, and landed him in Los Angeles, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Sources: Harper to get surgery for broken thumb
Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will have surgery to stabilize his broken left thumb, sources confirmed to ESPN. Harper, the reigning NL MVP, was injured when he was hit by a fastball Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

How Luis Arraez is making batting average cool again
If you think hitting .300 doesn't have a place in modern MLB, you need to watch the Twins' breakout star right now.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Guardians place Hedges on IL, trade for Leon
Cleveland Guardians catcher Austin Hedges was placed on the 7-day injured list with a concussion on Tuesday, forcing the team to acquire veteran Sandy León in a trade with Cincinnati.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Braves' Jansen to IL due to irregular heartbeat
Braves closer Kenley Jansen, who has 20 saves this season, has put been on the injured list with an irregular heartbeat, the team said.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Senate asks legality of MLB antitrust exemption
A letter released by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday marks the first substantial step taken by the federal government to question the legality of MLB's antitrust exemption.

ESPN MLB
Jun 28, 2022

Ichiro and Rod Carew's favorite player? How Luis Arraez is making batting average cool again
If you think hitting .300 doesn't have a place in modern MLB, you need to watch the Twins' breakout star right now.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

12 banned for M's-Angels brawl; Nevin 10 games
MLB on Monday suspended 12 members of the Mariners and Angels for their roles in Sunday's on-field brawl. Los Angeles interim manager Phil Nevin was dealt the harshest punishment at 10 games. Seattle outfielder Jesse Winker was banned seven games.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Rockies' Bryant 1-4 in his return from injured list
The Rockies, who activated star left fielder Kris Bryant from the 10-day injured list Monday, later saw their key free-agent acquisition go 1-for-4 in Colorado's 4-0 victory in the first of a three-game home series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Bryant (back) activated, will bat third for Rockies
The Rockies activated star outfielder Kris Bryant from the 10-day injured list on Monday, and slotted him to bat third and play left field in first of a three-game home series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Colorado.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Mets to be without Megill until at least mid-Aug.
Tylor Megill will be out until at least mid-August, with the Mets moving him to the 60-day injured list on Monday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Johnson: Leaving Twins for LSU 'toughest thing'
Bullpen coach Pete Maki and assistant pitching coach Luis Ramirez figure to play major roles in the short term as the Twins look to find a full-time replacement for Wes Johnson, who left to become LSU's pitching coach.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Cardinals place righty Flaherty, OF Bader on IL
The Cardinals placed right-hander Jack Flaherty (right shoulder strain) and center fielder Harrison Bader (right foot plantar fasciitis) on the injured list Monday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Mariners trade for Santana; Royals get 2 RHPs
The Seattle Mariners have landed 1B/DH Carlos Santana in trade that sends RHPs Wyatt Mills and William Fleming to the Kansas City Royals.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Guardians complete minority sale to Blitzer
Billionaire sports businessman David Blitzer has officially joined the Cleveland Guardians as a minority owner and will eventually take control of the ballclub.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Twins pitching coach exits for same job with LSU
Pitching coach Wes Johnson will leave his job with the AL Central-leading Twins this week to join LSU in the same role.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Manny, Pedro and Papi's kids are on the same team?! Meet 'The Sons' of the Brockton Rox
The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry goes next-gen as Jaden Sheffield, Manny Ramirez Jr., Pedro Martinez Jr., D'Angelo Ortiz and Kade Foulke join forces.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Mariners fan sends Jesse Winker a pizza after ejection from Angels brawl
Only one of the eight people ejected got a pizza for his troubles.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Twins pitching coach leaving, reportedly for LSU
Pitching coach Wes Johnson will leave his job with the AL Central-leading Twins this week, and according to a report, he will join LSU in the same role.

ESPN MLB
Jun 27, 2022

Yanks end historic hitless drought in walk-off win
Yankees star Aaron Judge drove a three-run homer in the 10th inning for his second walk-off hit against the Astros in four days, and New York recovered after nearly being no-hit for the second consecutive game to defeat Houston on Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Yankees end historic hitless drought in walkoff win
Yankees star Aaron Judge drove a three-run homer in the 10th inning for his second walk-off hit against the Astros in four days, and New York recovered after nearly being no-hit for the second consecutive game to defeat Houston on Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Eight ejected after wild Mariners-Angels brawl
Six players and both managers were ejected Sunday after a major brawl between the Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Acuna can't put pressure on foot after foul ball
Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr. couldn't put pressure on his left foot Sunday after he fouled a ball off the foot foot in Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Astros get Pena back but Brantley leaves game
The Astros activated rookie shortstop Jeremy Pena from the injured list Sunday, but outfielder Michael Brantley left their game against the Yankees with right shoulder discomfort.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Cards' Flaherty leaves start with stiff shoulder
Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty left his start against the Cubs on Sunday because of stiffness in his right shoulder.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2022

Harper on IL, out indefinitely with broken thumb
Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper, the reigning NL MVP, suffered a broken left thumb after being drilled by a 97 mph fastball from Blake Snell in the fourth inning against the Padres in San Diego.

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