Stan Musial didn't play a game during 1945 season. He was serving his country during WWII. Then he returned in '46 and won MVP, WS. #Hero
This is the last Saturday without MLB games until after the World Series. Rejoice.
Ndamukong Suh's reported megadeal includes only about 1/3 the $325M guarantee of Giancarlo Stanton. Choose baseball over football, kids.
Tomorrow in Baltimore, the Orioles and White Sox will play the first game in MLB history at which the public's attendance is prohibited.
Sources: Tigers about to finalize TWO trades today; one is with Boston involving Cespedes and Porcello, as @CJNitkowski reported.
Four-player deal confirmed: David Price to Tigers, Austin Jackson to Mariners, Nick Franklin and Drew Smyly to Rays. No other prospects.
Source: David Price trade talks intensifying following the Jon Lester deal. Chances of Price trade have increased in last 12 hours.
Tigers and Rangers have trade agreement in place: Joakim Soria for Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel, source confirms @KyleBogie report.
Tigers and Red Sox "getting close" to deal for Andrew Miller, source says.
No-hitters are baseball magic -- even better than the postseason. A random Wednesday in June becomes historic. Love this sport.
And now a scuffle. Gentlemen, please leave the field so we can move on to baseball season. Thank you.
Part of Alex Guerrero's ear was "displaced by a bite" during altercation with Miguel Olivo, according to Guerrero's agent, Scott Boras.
Miguel Cabrera's total guarantee is therefore 10 years and ~$292 million. This is through 2023.
Blockbuster trade: Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden from Braves to Cardinals for pitchers Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins.
Yes, #Nats are willing to trade Stephen Strasburg if they don't get acceptable offer for Zimmermann (in event they land Scherzer).
#Nats prepared to trade starter if they sign Scherzer. Zimmermann most likely candidate but one source says Nats would listen on Strasburg.