MLB teams could undergo several managerial changes

MLB teams could undergo several managerial changes

The White Sox are one of many teams with managerial decisions to make, but their situation is different: They have two calls to make, not just one. There’s Tony La Russa, and there’s interim manager Miguel Cairo. It has been reported in Chicago that La Russa won’t be back, and it’s logical now to think … Read more

Opinion: Aaron Judge had a season for the ages. MLB robbed him — and us

Editor’s Note: Jeff Pearlman is the author of 10 books including his latest “The Last Folk Hero: The Life and Myth of Bo Jackson,” which is forthcoming from Mariner Books. The views expressed here are his own. Read more opinion on CNN. CNN — History was made Wednesday night, when Yankee slugger Aaron Judge hit … Read more

MLB discussing contingency plans for Mets-Braves series in Atlanta

NEW YORK — With Hurricane Ian bearing down on the Gulf Coast of Florida, Major League Baseball is discussing contingency plans with the Mets and Braves in the event that the storm affects their three-game series in Atlanta this weekend, according to multiple people briefed on the talks. Realistic options include shifting game times or … Read more

MLB Draft watch: Keith Law’s standout prospects from the 2022 Future Stars Main Event

The New Balance Future Stars Series Main Event has become one of the biggest summer showcases for high school baseball players in the current draft class, with a slew of Day 1 picks coming out of each year’s event. Last year’s featured Cam Collier (Reds, first round), Cole Phillips (Atlanta, second round), Henry Bolte (A’s, … Read more

Miami Marlins’ Richard Bleier only pitcher since 1900 with 3 balks in the same at-bat, gets tossed vs. Mets

Miami Marlins lefty Richard Bleier had himself an inning to forget Tuesday night against the Mets in New York, making major league history as the only player since 1900 to balk three times in the same at-bat, according to Elias Sports Bureau. Bleier, who opened the eighth inning in relief with the Marlins up 6-3, … Read more

Matthews throws first pitch at Blue Jays game

TORONTO — Austin Matthews threw the ceremonial first pitch at the Toronto Blue Jays game against the New York Yankees on Tuesday. “I definitely had to get warmed up before,” the Maple Leafs forward said on Wednesday morning after practice. “It’s been a minute since I’ve thrown a baseball. Those boys were telling me to … Read more