Sport > MLB

Rob Manfred explains reasoning behind proposal to cut 42 minor league teams

11 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

MLB's proposal to slash 42 minor league teams was not popular. Commissioner Rob Manfred tried to explain the reasoning behind it.
Read more ...

MLB owners approve sale of Royals to Sherman

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Major League Baseball owners on Thursday unanimously approved the sale of the Kansas City Royals to a group led by John Sherman, the former part-owner and chairman of the...
Read more ...

John Sherman Officially Approved to Purchase Royals for Reported $1 Billion

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

John Sherman was officially approved to purchase the Kansas City Royals from David Glass on Thursday, according to Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star ...
Read more ...

Mike Trout: I'm Waiting by My Phone for Angels to Make Big Offseason Addition

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Los Angeles Angels superstar outfielder Mike Trout said Thursday he's eagerly awaiting word on potential offseason additions to the team's roster after four straight seasons of...
Read more ...

Zack Wheeler Rumors: White Sox Pursuing Ex-Mets SP After Yasmani Grandal Signing

3 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   10 articles

The Chicago White Sox are reportedly set to shift their focus to free-agent starting pitcher Zack Wheeler after they announced the signing of catcher Yasmani Grandal on Thursday...
Read more ...

Chuck Schumer pleads with MLB, Rob Manfred to protect minor league baseball

4 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

On Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called Major League Baseball's plan to dissolve over 40 minor league teams “deeply troubling” in a letter addressed to Rob...
Read more ...

Report: Yasmani Grandal, White Sox Agree to Team-Record 4-Year, $73M Contract

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   10 articles

The Chicago White Sox and free-agent catcher Yasmani Grandal reportedly reached an agreement Thursday on a four-year, $73 million contract. ESPN's Jeff Passan reported the...
Read more ...

MLB proposal would eliminate 3 Iowa minor league teams

MLB proposal would eliminate 3 Iowa minor league teams

8 hours ago   |   KCCI

Major League Baseball plans to cut their ties to 42 minor league teams, including three in Iowa.
Read more ...

Each MLB Team's Most Untouchable Prospect This Offseason

9 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

It's risky to call any prospect untouchable, as we've seen too many blockbuster deals in recent years to believe anyone is 100 percent safe from being moved...
Read more ...

Larry Walker Outperformed Derek Jeter and Deserves to Be in the Hall of Fame

9 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The 2020 class of inductees to the National Baseball Hall of Fame may be a party of one. Derek Jeter will get in on account of being Derek Jeter. But if things go as they...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter has died at 65. Read more ...

‘Racial Slur' Is Now At The Center Of Infamous NFL Brawl

‘Racial Slur' Is Now At The Center Of Infamous NFL Brawl

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett sent shockwaves across the sports world when he hit Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph ‘s unprotected head with a... Read more ...

NFL reduces suspension for Maurkice Pouncey, upholds discipline issued to...

NFL reduces suspension for Maurkice Pouncey, upholds discipline issued to Browns' Myles Garrett

NFL officials have decided to uphold all discipline for Browns DE Myles Garrett after he removed Mason Rudolph's helmet and hit him in the head with it during last week's game... Read more ...

Free NFL picks, predictions for Colts vs. Texans on 'Thursday Night Football'

Free NFL picks, predictions for Colts vs. Texans on 'Thursday Night Football'

Sportsbook Review breaks down both sides of the ball for Colts vs. Texans, including a free pick for those betting on "Thursday Night Football." Read more ...

NCAA denies waiver appeal from Michigan State's Joey Hauser

NCAA denies waiver appeal from Michigan State's Joey Hauser

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State coach Tom Izzo abruptly resigned from a coaches' board Thursday, angered after the NCAA denied an appeal from forward Joey Hauser to play... Read more ...

Fantasy Injury Updates: George Kittle, Evan Engram, David Njoku, Delanie...

Fantasy Injury Updates: George Kittle, Evan Engram, David Njoku, Delanie Walker impact Week 12 start-or-sit calls

George Kittle and Evan Engram might be a week away from returning, while the Week 12 TE rankings are bolstered by possible returns of David Njoku and Delanie Walker. We have... Read more ...

Fantasy Football Podcast: Key Start 'Em, Sit 'Em decisions

Fantasy Football Podcast: Key Start 'Em, Sit 'Em decisions

Read more ...

NFL picks, predictions against spread for Week 12: Cowboys stun Patriots...

NFL picks, predictions against spread for Week 12: Cowboys stun Patriots; Seahawks clip Eagles; 49ers nip Packers

In our NFL picks against the spread for Week 12, Dallas pulls off an upset in New England. Plus, Seattle edges Philadelphia on the road, and San Francisco gets a big NFC win... Read more ...

Tim Tebow shares touching tribute to Bronco, 'one of the best dogs ever'

Tim Tebow shares touching tribute to Bronco, 'one of the best dogs ever'

The former NFL quarterback had to put down his dog, who he received as a gift after being drafted into the NFL. Read more ...

WATCH: Bellator Europe 6 media day faceoffs video

WATCH: Bellator Europe 6 media day faceoffs video

LONDON - Watch fighters competing on the Bellator Europe 6 card face off Thursday during media day. MMA Junkie was on the scene for all the happenings. In the main event... Read more ...