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Ron Roenicke fired by Red Sox after one season
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 17:44:54 +0000
The Red Sox, which finished last in the AL East, have fired manager Ron Roenicke after one pandemic-shortened season.
Nationals GM Rizzo won’t reveal length of Martinez’s new contract
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:57:23 +0000
Dave Martinez spoke about managing the Nationals for "many years" over the "long term" and for "quite some time," thanks to his contract extension.
Giants release veteran right-hander Jeff Samardzija
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:53:29 +0000
The Giants released veteran right-hander Jeff Samardzija a day after he returned from a lengthy shoulder injury and rehab.
Hunter Pence announces retirement after 14 years
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:48:07 +0000
Four-time All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence announced his retirement following 14 major league seasons.
White Sox reliever Cordero suspended 3 games for hitting Contreras
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:42:44 +0000
MLB suspended White Sox reliever Jimmy Cordero for three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for hitting the Cubs' Willson Contreras with a pitch.
Astros’ Pettis diagnosed with multiple myeloma, leaves club
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:37:37 +0000
Astros third base coach Gary Pettis has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma and will miss the rest of the 2020 season.
Marlins clinch 1st playoff berth since 2003, beat Yanks 4-3
Sat, 26 Sep 2020 06:37:16 +0000
Forced from the field by COVID-19, the Miami Marlins returned with enough force to reach the playoffs for the first time since their 2003 championship.
Reds top Twins 7-2, clinch 1st playoff spot since 2013
Sat, 26 Sep 2020 06:36:52 +0000
From three soaring home runs to an exuberant race out of the dugout in celebration of their postseason berth, the Cincinnati Reds made plenty of noise in Minnesota's empty ballpark.
White Sox slugger Jiménez sidelined with bruised foot
Sat, 26 Sep 2020 01:08:08 +0000
White Sox outfielder Eloy Jimenez has a sprained right foot, which will likely sideline the slugger for a pivotal season-ending series against the crosstown Cubs.
Report: Martinez, Nationals agree to contract extension
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 23:01:42 +0000
Manager Dave Martinez and the Nationals have agreed to work out a contract extension that will keep him in charge of the club beyond next season.
Brewers’ Burnes goes on IL with strained left oblique
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 22:46:04 +0000
Brewers pitcher Corbin Burnes goes on the injured list with a strained left oblique, which likely ends the right-hander's breakthrough season.
Blue Jays clinch 1st playoff spot since 2016, beat Yanks 4-1
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 05:42:54 +0000
Barred from playing in their own ballpark this year because of COVID-19, the vagabond Toronto Blue Jays have found a home in the playoffs.
MLB moving amateur draft to All-Star week in July
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 05:36:51 +0000
Major League Baseball is moving its amateur draft to the All-Star break beginning next season.
Alex Gordon to retire after 14 seasons with Royals
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 17:18:19 +0000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon, whose rollercoaster career took him from near bust to All-Star and Gold Glove winner, will retire after the season. He said during a Zoom news conference Thursday that the pandemic reinforced his feelings that he wants to spend more time with his family and “catch
Rays beat Mets 8-5, clinch 1st AL East title in 10 years
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 04:03:58 +0000
Randy Arozarena homered twice to help push Tampa to their first AL East title in 10 years.
Dodgers clinch NL’s top seed, West title with win over A’s
Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:59:46 +0000
Wrapping up an NL West title has become routine for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but in a year in which no one was sure three months ago if there would be a baseball season, manager Dave Roberts wanted his team to still savor the moment.
Angels’ Andrelton Simmons opts out of final 5 games
Wed, 23 Sep 2020 03:03:40 +0000
Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons has opted out of the remainder of the season.
Mariners’ Moore placed on concussion list, out for season
Wed, 23 Sep 2020 02:59:09 +0000
Mariners second baseman Dylan Moore's season is over after he was placed on the seven-day concussion list.
Cole Hamels done for year after just 1 start for Braves
Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:17:45 +0000
After making just one start for the Braves, Cole Hamels is done for the season.
Arenado placed on injured list due to sore left shoulder
Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:14:25 +0000
The Rockies will chase after a flickering playoff spot without All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado, who was placed on the injured list with a sore left shoulder.