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38 min ago | Colorado Rockies
The months between now and then will determine if the Rockies will back that by loading up for a run at the National League West in 2015 -- something demanded by a fan base whose patience has been tested by the 44-64 record, worst in the NL.
Thursday's deadline passed without a trade for starter David Price – who went to the Tigers – or Padres reliever Joaquin Benoit, who wasn't dealt.
The Giants didn't make a move on one of the busiest deadline days in MLB history, and that was just fine with Brian Sabean.
Jul 7, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers right fielder Alex Rios hits a double in the third inning against the Houston Astros at Global Life Park in Arlington.
After a series win in Cincinnati, the Diamondbacks continue their tour against the NL Central as they return home to play the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The most difficult task facing any general manager this time of year, regardless of whether he is buying or selling at the trade deadline, is trying to figure out the proper value to build his team.
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has walked just 15 batters in 16 starts this season, though his command finally faltered on Monday night when he was a guest on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Theo Epstein was the first person to take a chance on Felix Doubront. Now he is going to give the struggling left-hander another opportunity.
Yangervis Solarte, obtained from the New York Yankees in the trade for Chase Headley, had four hits and the Padres tied their season high with 16. Yasmani Grandal was the only regular without a hit, although all eight starters scored at least one run.
Many teams in MLB can only dream to have and contend for a championship with the All-Star payroll that the Los Angeles Dodgers possess.
Visions of acquiring a difference-making player for this season or possible future stars stir the imagination of Major League Baseball fans ahead of Thursday's trade deadline.
With injuries to starters Michael Wacha and Jaime Garcia , the Cardinals' staff is depleted.
The Pittsburgh Pirates hope to continue their climb up the NL Central ladder and will shoot for a three-game sweep of the struggling San Francisco Giants Wednesday afternoon at AT&T Park.
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In this crazy week, when trade rumors are amplified and dissected with every passing second, the Dodgers commanded the attention of their fans Tuesday with two words: "BREAKING NEWS."
The Cincinnati Reds were good enough heading into the 2014 season that they could afford to let starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo walk out the door unfettered after eight years to sign a a two-year, $23.5-million deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks .
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:47 am
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