MLB To Extend Protective Netting

MLB To Extend Protective Netting

All 30 MLB teams will have protective netting extending to at least the far ends of both dugouts installed by Opening Day, Major League Baseball said Thursday. "Providing baseball fans with a variety of seating options when they come to the ballpark, including seats behind protective netting, is important," commissioner Rob

Rockets Interested In Tyreke Evans

Rockets Interested In Tyreke Evans

We’ve had a feeling for a little while now that the Rockets could used another guard on the roster who could handle the ball and maybe put up a few points as well. And now, with both Chris Paul and Eric Gordon on the sideline (along with Trevor Ariza, though

Yankees Still Have Money To Spend

Yankees Still Have Money To Spend

The New York Yankees swooped in Saturday to acquire reigning NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton after he had invoked his no-trade clause to block deals to the Giants and Cardinals. It was a relative bargain for New York with Starlin Castro and second-tier prospects Jorge Guzman and Jose Devers going to Miami. The Yankees have made it clear they intend to

Former Braves Exec Banned From MLB Over Scandal

Former Braves Exec Banned From MLB Over Scandal

John Coppolella spoke confidently in August about the future of the Atlanta Braves and the efforts of their front office to resurrect the sagging franchise. “You do this to win a long time,” Coppolella, the Braves’ general manager at the time, said in an interview at Atlanta’s SunTrust Park. “For us,

Suns Trade Eric Bledsoe

Suns Trade Eric Bledsoe

Eric Bledsoe's disgruntled days are over. The talented guard is getting a fresh start with the Milwaukee Bucks, who have another proven scorer to take some pressure off All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo. Bledsoe, who wanted out of Phoenix, was traded to the Bucks on Tuesday in exchange for big man Greg Monroe and

Carlos Correa Celebrates World Series By Proposing To Girlfriend

Carlos Correa Celebrates World Series By Proposing To Girlfriend

"I took a big step in my life," Correa told the MLB Tonight crew a few minutes after he proposed to Daniella Rodriguez, who was Miss Texas in 2016. "I just got engaged after winning the World Series." He did admit his plans created "extra pressure," since the Astros winning was

MLB Considering Expansion

mlb considering expansion

Possible Expansion To Two Cities And Season Length Change As Well Tracy Ringolsby of Baseball America wrote yesterday about a “growing consensus” within baseball that expansion and realignment are inevitable. The likely expansion cities: Portland and Montreal. The 32-team league would then undergo a radical realignment that would also involve reducing the

Kyrie Irving Not Worried About First Game Back In Cleveland

Kyrie Irving Not Worried About First Game Back In Cleveland

Five days from now, Kyrie Irving and his new team, the Boston Celtics, will be gearing up for his old team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, in the season-opening game of 2017-18 (8 ET, TNT). There will be no lack of storylines for that game and build-up as well, yet to Irving, it's just

Brian Cashman Could End Up Being The Highest Paid GM In Baseball

Brian Cashman Could End Up Being The Highest Paid GM In Baseball

When the Yankees postseason run comes to an end, big decisions must be made on key pieces to the franchise's puzzle. From a potential opt-out with righty Masahiro Tanaka to Joe Girardi's managerial future, there's no shortage of decisions for the front office and ownership to make in the next few