Superstars Trout, Giancarlo admire each other

Superstars Trout, Giancarlo admire each other

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

Batting practice had a lot more sizzle on Friday night at Marlins Park. The must-see attractions were Giancarlo Stanton when Miami was warming up, and Mike Trout when it was the Angels’ turn to hit.

Save 50 percent on MLB.TV this weekend

Save 50 percent on MLB.TV this weekend

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

MLB.TV’s Memorial Day Weekend sale offers 50 percent off the yearly/single-team subscription price between now and Monday night.

Swing and mist: Red Sox K 20 in rain, KO Texas

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

The Rangers arrived in Boston as the hottest team in the Major Leagues. They left after being swept by the Red Sox, culminating with a 6-2 defeat that included 20 strikeouts in Thursday’s soggy finale of a three-game series. Five Red Sox pitchers combined for the 20 K’s, tying a Major League record for a 9-inning game.

Arrieta returns to site of no-hitter on MLB.TV

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

The last time Jake Arrieta pitched at Dodger Stadium in the regular season, on August 30, 2015, he carved his way through the Dodgers’ lineup in a near-perfect performance. Arrieta’s no-hitter that night served as the highlight of his superhuman second half, and all but cemented his status as the eventual National League Cy Young Award winner.

Surging D-backs beat Crew behind Ray’s gem

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

Gregor Blanco led off the first inning with a home run, Chris Owings did the same in the second and Robbie Ray was brilliant for seven innings, as the surging D-backs won for the ninth time in 10 games by beating the suddenly struggling Brewers, 4-0, at Miller Park on Thursday night.

Trout’s stunner highlights Statcast’s extreme HRs

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

Everybody knows the incredible data being captured by Statcast is slowly but surely changing the way we watch baseball — and even changing baseball itself. Here at MLB Advanced Media, people pore over the data day and night trying to find new insights. I have said before that it’s a bit like the control room at NASA for space flight.

Pedroia has knee pain, out early as precaution

May 26, 2017 | No Comments

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia exited Thursday’s game against the Rangers in the top of the sixth inning with pain in his left knee.

Red Sox set Price’s season debut for Monday

May 25, 2017 | No Comments

David Price’s 2017 season will start with a Memorial Day matinee on Monday in Chicago against the White Sox, the Red Sox announced on Thursday.

Cruz’s 3-run HR in DC halts Mariners’ slide

May 25, 2017 | No Comments

The Mariners had not scored more than one run in any game since May 18, so scoring four runs Thursday afternoon qualified as an offensive outburst. Nelson Cruz hammered a go-ahead three-run homer and Robinson Cano added a run-scoring single, helping Seattle snap a five-game skid with a 4-2 victory against the Nationals at Nationals Park.