MLB Meetings Reveal No Real Post-Virus Economic Plan For PlayersMajor League Baseball did not include an economic proposal during its opening presentation to the players' union on terms to start the coronavirus-delayed season.
MLB Proposal Suggests A Possible 4th Of July Start DateMajor League Baseball owners gave the go-ahead Monday to making a proposal to the players' union that could lead to the coronavirus-delayed season starting around the Fourth of July weekend in ballparks without fans, a plan that envisioned expanding the designated hitter to the National League for 2020.
Crack Of The Bat And Pop Of The Glove About To Be Heard Loud And ClearWhenever baseball returns after the delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic, there's an element that might come into play like never before: the sound of silence.
Forbes Estimates Yankees Worth $5 BillionForbes estimates the New York Yankees are baseball's most valuable franchise at $5 billion, up 9% over last year and 47% more than the No. 2 Los Angeles Dodgers at $3.4 billion.
Tiger Legend Al Kaline Dies At 85Al Kaline, who spent his entire 22-season Hall of Fame career with the Detroit Tigers and was known affectionately as "Mr. Tiger," died Monday. He was 85.
Elbow Surgery For Tiger Prospect WentzLeft-hander Joey Wentz, a prospect in the Detroit Tigers' organization, had surgery to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow.
Former Tiger Verlander Has Groin SurgeryHouston Astros ace Justin Verlander had surgery on his right groin Tuesday and is expected to be out about six weeks.
Cabrera And Demeritte Go Deep Twice Against Gerrit ColeGerrit Cole gave up homers on consecutive pitches to Detroit's Travis Demeritte and Miguel Cabrera in the first inning on Thursday.
Astros Stars Booed In Lakeland Vs TigersAltuve was loudly booed when he was introduced for his spring training debut, cheered when he struck out and called a cheater by several fans. Quite a difference from past years, when the diminutive All-Star second baseman was among the most popular players in the majors.
Whistleblower And Former Tiger Mike Fiers Gets Cheers For Speaking UpOakland Athletics fan K.C. Sandstrom was sitting down the right field line watching his team warm up while armed with a small dry-erase board, a marker and a statement written in all caps.
Cameron Maybin A Tiger AgainThe Tigers and the 32-year-old outfielder agreed Wednesday on a $1.5 million, one-year contract.
A Team-By-Team Look At The American League CentralA team-by-team look at the American League Central entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, and the full squad:
Avila And Tigers Hope The Worst Is Behind ThemDetroit has some highly touted pitching prospects who could certainly help at some point this season, and the Tigers added some power in an effort to improve on last year's anemic offense.
Tigers To Play Twins In Dominican Republic March 7thMajor League Baseball is returning to the Dominican Republic for the first time in 20 years, with the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers playing a spring training game in Santo Domingo on March 7.
Former Tiger Castellanos Signs With RedsFree agent outfielder Nick Castellanos signed a $64 million, four-year deal Monday with the Reds, Cincinnati's latest big-money move to emerge from years of losing.