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PIRATES' JOE MUSGROVE DONE FOR SEASON

The Pirates announced that they've shut down right-hander Joe Musgrove for the season on account of “right side abdominal discomfort.”...

JOSE BAUTISTA WANTS TO PLAY IN 2019

Phillies pending free agent Jose Bautista tells FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal that he plans to continue his career in 2019, which would...

 
 
 

LOOKING AHEAD TO PHILLIES' OFFSEASON

The Phillies fell to the NL East rival Braves on Saturday, enabling Atlanta to clinch the division and continuing a difficult few months...

LATEST ON FUTURES OF ANDREW MCCUTCHEN, BRETT GARDNER

In Aaron Judge , Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Hicks , the Yankees already have a high-end starting outfield under control for 2019....

 
 
 

WEST NOTES: KERSHAW, PRESSLY, DIAMONDBACKS

“There is no finality in Clayton Kershaw 's future. There is uncertainty,” Bill Shaikin writes in an article for the LA Times. While...

CUBS SELECT MIKE FREEMAN

The Cubs have selected the contract of middle infielder Mike Freeman from Triple-A Iowa, Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic tweets. He'll...

 
 
 

TWINS SELECT JUAN GRATEROL

Per a team press release, the Twins have selected the contract of catcher Juan Graterol from Triple-A Rochester. He'll head to Oakland...

QUICK HITS: HARPER, DONALDSON, WONG

In a piece for the Sports Info Solutions blog , Mark Simon digs deep to try and find an explanation for Bryce Harper 's poor defensive...

 
 
 

AL EAST NOTES: SABATHIA, RED SOX BULLPEN, SECOND BASEMEN

Per a tweet from Marc Carig of The Athletic , Yankees lefty CC Sabathia has decided to play next year. Though he'd indicated early...

2019 VESTING OPTIONS UPDATE

Near the end of May, MLBTR's Mark Polishuk provided readers with an update on all the known 2019 vesting options. As he mentioned at...

 
 
 

AL WEST NOTES: FAST, CORREA, MCCULLERS, SIPP, SIMMONS, RANGERS

Astros director of research and development Mike Fast has left the organization, as MLB.com's Brian McTaggart was among those to cover....

CARDINALS NOTES: OZUNA, GALLEGOS, NORRIS, MARTINEZ, HICKS

Marcell Ozuna 's first season with the Cardinals has had its ups and downs, as Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch chronicled...

 
 
 

SILVER LININGS: NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST

In our Silver Linings series, we're checking in on the most promising developments for non-contending teams during an otherwise disappointing...

LATEST ON DAN DUQUETTE, BUCK SHOWALTER

The Orioles are expected to move on from longtime manager Buck Showalter following the 2018 season, tweets Bob Nightengale of USA Today....

 
 
 

VICTOR MARTINEZ WILL CONCLUDE PLAYING CAREER THIS WEEKEND

Victor Martinez will take the final at-bat of his career this Saturday, per Chris McCosky of The Detroit News. Friday and Saturday...

TIGERS SELECT HAROLD CASTRO

The Tigers have selected the contract of infielder Harold Castro , per a club announcement. A roster spot was freed by placing injured...

 
 
 

RANGERS FIRE JEFF BANISTER

1:00pm: The Rangers have announced that Banister has been relieved of his duties. Wakamatsu will finish out the season as the interim...

ROYALS REPORTEDLY SET FOR PAYROLL REDUCTION IN 2019

The Royals entered the 2018 season with a payroll of roughly $122MM - their fourth straight season with a $100MM-plus payroll - but...

 
 
 

METS NOTES: FLORES, SMITH, WHEELER

The Mets announced to reporters yesterday that they've shut down infielder Wilmer Flores for the remainder of the season after he was...

ADDISON RUSSELL'S EX-WIFE RELEASES DETAILED ALLEGATIONS OF ABUSE

Melisa Reidy, the ex-wife of Cubs shortstop Addison Russell , has released a detailed account of the events that led to the couple's...

 
 
 



What has to happen for Tiger Woods to win the FedExCup?

What has to happen for Tiger Woods to win the FedExCup?

Tiger Woods is in the lead at the Tour Championship and has a shot at winning the FedExCup. Here's what needs to happen. Read more ...

Real Madrid can't win 5-0 every week - Varane

Real Madrid can't win 5-0 every week - Varane

A tight 1-0 defeat of Espanyol came thanks to a first-half Marco Asensio goal, with the defender hailing Real Madrid's fighting spirit Read more ...

Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves agree on five-year, $190 million super-max...

Karl-Anthony Towns, Timberwolves agree on five-year, $190 million super-max contract

Karl-Anthony Towns and Minnesota have agreed on a five-year, $190M contract that makes it clear who the team's cornerstone will be moving forward. Read more ...

Kane ends 5-game scoring slump as Spurs beat Brighton 2-1

Kane ends 5-game scoring slump as Spurs beat Brighton 2-1

Harry Kane has moved alongside Jermain Defoe as the joint fifth highest Tottenham scorer of all time on 143 goals as the London club emerged from a slump by winning 2-1 at... Read more ...

Old Dominion shocks No. 13 Virginia Tech in epic 49-35 back-and-forth win

Old Dominion shocks No. 13 Virginia Tech in epic 49-35 back-and-forth win

WHAT. A. GAME. The Old Dominion Monarchs shock the No. 13 Virginia Tech Hokies in one of the best college football games of the season . Read more ...

No. 4 Ohio State tallies 570 yards in 49-6 blowout of Tulane

No. 4 Ohio State tallies 570 yards in 49-6 blowout of Tulane

Dwayne Haskins throws for 304 yards and 5 touchdowns as Ohio State crushes Tulane 49-6. Read more ...

Braves clinch playoff berth with first NL East title since 2013

Braves clinch playoff berth with first NL East title since 2013

Atlanta snapped its playoff drought with a 5-3 win over division rival Philadelphia. Read more ...

Anthony Joshua delivers emphatic answer to Alexander Povetkin's heavyweight...

Anthony Joshua delivers emphatic answer to Alexander Povetkin's heavyweight challenge

Alexander Povetkin drew blood from Anthony Joshua, but the unified heavyweight champion responded with a seventh-round barrage that produced a TKO victory. Read more ...

Emotional return to Old Trafford for Alex Ferguson

Emotional return to Old Trafford for Alex Ferguson

Alex Ferguson made an emotional return to Old Trafford on Saturday for Manchester United's Premier League game against Wolverhampton, following his emergency brain surgery in... Read more ...

No. 3 Clemson rolls over Georgia Tech 49-21

No. 3 Clemson rolls over Georgia Tech 49-21

Travis Etienne rushes for 122 yards and a touchdown as Clemson beats Georgia Tech 49-21. Read more ...