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MLB News and Notes: Pittsburgh Hires Its New Head Man

MLB News and Notes: Pittsburgh Hires Its New Head Man

With the holiday season upon us and the Winter Meetings on the horizon, things are finally starting to pick up during the MLB offseason. Let’s check out all of the important news and signings from the past week. The New Man The Pirates finally got around to filling their managerial vacancy, naming former Twins bench […]

Ellsbury Released from Yankees, $26m to Be Recouped

Ellsbury Released from Yankees, $26m to Be Recouped

According to Associated Press (AP) sources, the Yankees won’t be paying Jacoby Ellsbury remaining $26 million of his contract, after the player received third-party medical attention, without the team go-ahead. On Friday, AP journalists reportedly spoke to sources saying that both Ellsbury and his manager, Scott Boras, have been informed that the contract would be […]

MLB News and Notes: Martin Stays With Braves

MLB News and Notes: Martin Stays With Braves

The Major League Baseball offseason hasn’t quite picked up steam just yet with the Winter Meetings still a couple of weeks away. However, there’s still plenty going on around the league. Let’s catch up on what you might have missed over the past week. I Choose Martin The Braves will not stop their quest to […]

MLB News and Notes: Giants Find Bochy’s Successor

MLB News and Notes: Giants Find Bochy’s Successor

Traditionally, the first couple of weeks of November aren’t the busiest times of the baseball offseason. However, there’s been enough going on this week that it seems worthwhile to catch up on everything that has happened. Under New Management More than a month after Bruce Bochy retired, the Giants have hired Gabe Kapler as his […]

MLB News and Notes: Braves Making Moves

MLB News and Notes: Braves Making Moves

It’s November, and it’s cold outside in most parts of the country, but that just means the MLB hot stove is about to start heating up. Already, there have been some notable moves, so let’s catch up on the top stories from the past week in the baseball world. Back in the ATL The Atlanta […]

MLB News and Notes: Scherzer Ready To Go

MLB News and Notes: Scherzer Ready To Go

Well, here we are at the end of the baseball season. Wednesday night is the final game of the 2019 season with Game 7 of the World Series between the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros. In preparation for that, let’s check out headlines from all over baseball. Mad Max Returns The Nationals got a tough […]

MLB News and Notes: Ross Takes Over As Cubs Manager

MLB News and Notes: Ross Takes Over As Cubs Manager

With the World Series in the middle of a travel day, this seems like the perfect opportunity to check in with the rest of the league. After all, it’s already the offseason for the 28 other teams, so let’s look at all of the non-World Series headlines from the past week. Always a Cubbie After […]

Angels Hire Maddon As New Manager

Angels Hire Maddon As New Manager

In what seemed like a match made in heaven from the start, Joe Maddon is headed back to Anaheim. On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Angels announced that Maddon has been hired as their next manager, replacing Brad Ausmus, who was fired after just one year of having the job. Maddon reportedly received a three-year contract […]

MLB News and Notes: Reinforcements For New York?

MLB News and Notes: Reinforcements For New York?

If you’ve been entertained by the MLB playoffs thus far, the fun is just getting started. With three of the four participants already decided, the League Championship Series in both the National League and American League are almost upon us and should be thrilling. Of course, there’s a lot going on behind the scenes in […]

Mets Let Callaway Go After Two Seasons

Mets Let Callaway Go After Two Seasons

There are now seven clubs in Major League Baseball that are looking for new managers after the New York Mets announced on Thursday that they’ve dismissed Mickey Callaway after two seasons. Callaway was 163-161 in his two seasons as the Mets’ manager, including this season’s 86-76 mark that saw New York finish in third place […]