Jason Giambi is retiring after 20 seasons in the majors.
The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to Major League Baseball players and other athletes is seeking a lenient prison sentence from a federal judge.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame is celebrating Black History month with special Presidents Week events highlighting the contributions of African-American ballplayers.
Cabrera played 159 of 162 games in the 2014 season despite the injuries and still turned in a batting average of .313 and 25 homers.
Derek Jeter will have to wait another year to be inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame after air travel problems kept him from leaving New Jersey.
James Shields lives in an exclusive enclave in northern San Diego County in the offseason, so he followed with interest as Padres general manager A.J. Preller revamped the roster with big-name position players.
“I have a feeling that we may be looking to protect him a little bit,” Rand said. “We’ll see how rehab goes and see where it takes us.”
The Tigers will face high expectations as always, but even Dave Dombrowski has admitted the team has more unknowns this season.
The Texas Rangers say slugger Prince Fielder is “full speed ahead” for spring training after neck surgery last summer.
The Los Angeles Angels and outfielder Matt Joyce have agreed to a $4.75 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.