Giants Designate Matt Wisler For Assignment

Giants Trade Matt Wisler To Rays

The Giants have traded righty Matt Wisler to the Rays in exchange for minor league left-hander Michael Plassmeyer, per a pair of team announcements. Tampa Bay has designated catcher Deivy Grullon for assignment in order to open a spot...
Los Angeles Dodgers taking time to build Clayton Kershaw back up for return, Dave Roberts says

Los Angeles Dodgers taking time to build Clayton Kershaw back up for return, Dave...

The Los Angeles Dodgers began the second half of their season on Friday with lingering uncertainty over the status of longtime ace Clayton Kershaw, who is on the injured list with inflammation in his left forearm.Kershaw has been working...
Baltimore Orioles place LHP Bruce Zimmermann on IL, cut Chance Sisco

Baltimore Orioles place LHP Bruce Zimmermann on IL, cut Chance Sisco

BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore Orioles put left-hander Bruce Zimmermann on the 10-day injured list with left biceps tendinitis Friday.Zimmermann was supposed to be Baltimore's starter Friday night against Toronto, but the Orioles instead will go with right-hander Thomas Eshelman....
Report: Trevor Story Not Planning To Re-Sign With Rockies

Report: Trevor Story Not Planning To Re-Sign With Rockies

Trevor Story is widely seen as one of the top trade candidates in baseball, and if the Rockies don’t move him prior to the July 30 trade deadline, they reportedly can’t count on him returning as a free agent...
Pirates Rule 5 Pick Jose Soriano May Need Second Surgery

Pirates Rule 5 Pick Jose Soriano May Need Second Surgery

TODAY: Soriano underwent Tommy John surgery yesterday, Tomcyzk told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Kevin Gorman and other reporters. JUNE 10: The Pirates selected right-hander Jose Soriano out of the Angels organization with the top pick in last December’s Rule 5 Draft,...
The Marlins' Underrated Trade Candidate

The Marlins’ Underrated Trade Candidate

The Marlins are generally expected to move some players off the big league roster in advance of the July 30 trade deadline. They’re in last place in the National League East at 39-50, and FanGraphs gives the Fish just...
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has administrative leave extended to July 27, sources say

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has administrative leave extended to July 27, sources...

The administrative leave for Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has been extended by nearly two weeks to July 27, sources told ESPN on Wednesday.The move pushes Bauer's leave past a scheduled July 23 hearing for a domestic violence...
Chris Sale thinks return may be Boston Red Sox's secret weapon

Chris Sale thinks return may be Boston Red Sox’s secret weapon

A day after throwing two innings of live batting practice, Chris Sale feels like he's getting ready to return "sooner rather than later" and that combined with the performances of the Boston Red Sox rotation already this season, he...
Cubs' Jake Arrieta says he's not finished after another short outing as Chicago loses 11th straight

Cubs’ Jake Arrieta says he’s not finished after another short outing as Chicago loses...

CHICAGO -- Cubs righty Jake Arrieta pushed back Tuesday night on the notion that he might be done as an effective starter after lasting just 1 2/3 innings for the second consecutive outing in Chicago's 15-10 loss to the...
Houston Astros' Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve plan to skip All-Star Game

Houston Astros’ Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve plan to skip All-Star Game

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa and second baseman Jose Altuve announced Thursday that they will not be attending the All-Star Game at Coors Field.Both players were selected to the American League squad as reserves. The first-place Astros will still...
Padres Select Webster Rivas - MLB Trade Rumors

Padres Select Webster Rivas – MLB Trade Rumors

The Padres have selected the contract of catcher Webster Rivas, Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune was among those to report. In other moves, the team recalled reliever Nick Ramirez and optioned infielder/outfielder Brian O’Grady. Rivas is joining the...
Astros Place Michael Brantley On 10-Day IL

Astros Place Michael Brantley On 10-Day IL

The Astros have placed outfielder Michael Brantley on the 10-day injured list with right hamstring tightness and recalled infielder Robel Garcia, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com tweets. Houston will temporarily lose one of its best hitters in Brantley, who’s in his...
Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. scratched vs. New York Mets with lower back tightness

Atlanta Braves’ Ronald Acuna Jr. scratched vs. New York Mets with lower back tightness

NEW YORK -- Ronald Acuna Jr. was scratched from the Atlanta Braves' lineup Wednesday night against the New York Mets because of lower back tightness.The 23-year-old star was removed not long before batting practice at Citi Field."Came in today,...
Brewers Place Kolten Wong On Injured List

Brewers Place Kolten Wong On Injured List

The Brewers placed second baseman Kolten Wong on the 10-day injured list due to a strained left oblique, per a club announcement. Infielder/outfielder Pablo Reyes is up from Triple-A Nashville in his place. It’s the second oblique strain of the...
Rays To Promote Wander Franco

Rays To Promote Wander Franco

The Rays announced they’ll select the contract of top infield prospect Wander Franco prior to Tuesday’s game against the Red Sox. Tampa Bay has lost six straight, falling half a game behind Boston in the American League East. With a three-game...
Marlins Trading Starling Marte To A's For Jesus Luzardo

Marlins Trading Starling Marte To A’s For Jesus Luzardo

In a deadline-season stunner, the Athletics and Marlins have agreed to a straight-up, one-for-one swap sending outfielder Starling Marte to Oakland in exchange for left-hander Jesus Luzardo. The teams have announced the move. The Marlins are reportedly paying the...
Giants Reinstate John Brebbia, Move Aaron Sanchez To 60-Day IL

Giants Reinstate John Brebbia, Move Aaron Sanchez To 60-Day IL

Just over a year removed from Tommy John surgery, John Brebbia is back in the majors, as the Giants announced that the right-hander has been reinstated from the 60-day injured list.  Left-hander Conner Menez was optioned to Triple-A after...
Cody Reed Undergoes Thoracic Outlet Surgery

Cody Reed Undergoes Thoracic Outlet Surgery

Rays left-hander Cody Reed underwent surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome today, reports Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times (Twitter link). He will miss the rest of the 2021 season but is expected to be ready by the outset...
Why the Pirates' Closer is One of MLB's Top Trade Chips

Blue Jays Interested In Richard Rodriguez

The Blue Jays are one of the teams showing trade interest in Pirates right-hander Richard Rodriguez, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman (Twitter link).  Toronto has already made one early move to upgrade its struggling bullpen, as righty Adam...
Rangers Designate Khris Davis For Assignment

Rangers Designate Khris Davis For Assignment

The Rangers have designated DH/outfielder Khris Davis for assignment, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News tweets. A three-time 40-home run hitter, Davis joined the Rangers in the offseason in a trade with the Athletics, who acquired shortstop Elvis Andrus...

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