Reports: Chris Sale Blew Up In Clubhouse Because He Didn't Want To Wear Throwback UniformReports are surfacing with details about why Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale was scratched from his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday and sent home by the team.
Avila: Tigers Won't Be Buyers Or Sellers At Trade DeadlineDetroit Tigers general manager Al Avila believes his current roster is good enough to reach the postseason and anticipates standing pat at the Aug. 1 trade deadline.
Chris Sale Scratched From Start Vs. Tigers For 'Non-Physical Clubhouse Incident'The White Sox declined to describe the incident, but said it's "currently under further investigation by the club" and that Sale was sent home from the park.
Report: Tigers Asking Padres About Starter Andrew CashnerThe Tigers have been rumored to be interested in obtaining help for their pitching staff, both for the rotation and the bullpen.
Cabrera Leads Way With 4 Hits As Tigers Beat White Sox, 7-5Cabrera's two-run single against Nate Jones put Detroit back on top after the Tigers blew a three-run lead in the fifth and sent Chicago to its eighth loss in nine games.
Top MLB Trade Deadline Targets By PositionThe trade deadline is approaching and the top target available for clubs in need of starting pitching? A 36-year-old who started last season in the Atlantic League.
Boyd Terrific, Upton Homers As Tigers Shut Down Twins, 1-0Justin Upton homered in the second to back Boyd, who struck out seven with one walk and provided a welcome boost to a rotation that has shown little depth of late.
Fox Sports Predicts Tigers Will Trade For Brewers Catcher Jonathan LucroyThe Tigers could be looking to improve one of their most under-performing positions this season.
Keidel: Stephen Strasburg Finally Living Up To HypeWashington Nationals' pitcher Stephen Strasburg is having a marvelous season at 13-0. Will it become a historic Cy Young season?
Midseason Changes In MLB Can Help Your Fantasy Baseball TeamAs MLB teams make trades and rosters change in July with contenders preparing for the postseason chase, it's time for fantasy baseball owners to stay on top of changes in the real world. If you blink, you may miss out on the next closer change or the newest addition to a starting lineup. Don't get caught snoozing this summer!
MLB Says Managers Need To Cool It On ArguingMajor League Baseball is telling managers to cool it on arguing balls and strikes, and warning them not to rely on replay help to bolster their beefs.
Royals Score 4 In Big 1st Inning, Ease Past Tigers 8-4Kansas City scored four runs in the first inning off Mike Pelfrey, who didn't make it out of the second. Every hitter in the Royals' lineup scored exactly once except right fielder Paulo Orlando.