Wow, uh, this is another unexpected change from Joe Maddon. That Ian Happ is in the lineup given his hot hitting is not a surprise, but putting him in the leadoff spot is something. Though much has been made of his strikeout rate, he’s managed to reduce..
by: Brett Taylor — Bleacher Nation 1h
An old, familiar face at the top of the order. Gulp?
by: Nicholas D. Blazek — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 3h
You know how to beat the Chicago Cubs? Throw a pitcher against them for the first time. That is what they'll do Wednesday as they send Adam Plutko to the m...
by: Shannon Shark @metspolice — The Mets Police 3h
ESPN sent over a press release from which I excerpt… ESPN today announced that its Sunday from the Seats series, a production initiative in which ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell commentator team calls the night’s marquee game from a...
by: Matt Kardos — YES Network: Pin Striped Prospects 7h
The Yankees announced on Wednesday morning that they have signed 27-year old Ryan Bollinger to a Major League contract and selected him to the 25-man roster from Trenton. After pitching across the …
by: Tony Andracki — NBC Sports Chicago 8h
The Manny Machado trade rumors won't stop, but that hasn't changed the Cubs' faith in Addison Russell as their shortstop.
by: David Schoenfield — ESPN 15h
The two 21-year-old infielders are already future All-Stars and putting up big power numbers. If you had to pick one, choosing isn't easy.
by: Gordon Wittenmyer — Chicago Sun-Times 17h
Evaluating this up-and-down team -- much less its potential trading deadline needs -- is a pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey exercise the days.
by: Matt Kardos — YES Network: Pin Striped Prospects 17h
The Yankees promoted 22-year old right-hander Trevor Stephan to Trenton on Tuesday afternoon. The 2017 third-round draft selection out of Arkansas was 3-1 with a 1.98 ERA in seven starts for High-A…
by: Bruce Miles — Daily Herald 18h
For Chicago Cubs fans at Wrigley Field Tuesday night, memories of the 2016 World Series against the Cleveland Indians were preferable to what they witnessed from starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood against the Indians, who took advantage of Chatwood's...
by: Paul Sullivan — Chicago Tribune 18h
Real question: Are Cubs fans really clamoring for Manny Machado or are trade rumors just a media creation derived from a confluence of unconnected events — Machado being in town to play the White Sox and the Cubs failing to live up to preseason...
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