‘I’m going to try to do my job’: Salvy’s spring smile a home run for KC
SURPRISE, Ariz. — As the Royals kicked off Spring Training with workouts on the backfields of their spring complex, the excitement was palpable all around about getting back to business. After an hour-long team meeting on Monday morning, when manager …
Orioles sign C Robinson Chirinos to 1-year deal
The Baltimore Orioles have signed catcher Robinson Chirinos to a one-year contract
‘Feels like baseball again’: Waino, Marmol excited to open Cardinals camp
JUPITER, Fla. — Various drills had already been going for a few minutes, but Spring Training for the Cardinals didn’t really start on Monday until Adam Wainwright toed the rubber and started throwing both strikes and verbal daggers at teammates who da…
Twins have made a major splash … so what’s next?
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Eventually, when the smoke clears from the Twins’ cacophony of moves in these early days of Spring Training, they should have a fortified pitching staff and a new starting shortstop. That was the goal all along.
But nobody could hav…
Acuña hits homer, then declares: ‘I’m back’
NORTH PORT, Fla. — With the final swing of his batting-practice session on Monday afternoon, Ronald Acuña Jr. connected with a pitch, took a couple steps toward the first-base dugout and yelled, “I’m back,” just before the baseball ricocheted off the …
Dodgers begin spring training as Freddie Freeman speculation continues to swirl
As the Dodgers gathered on the field for the start of camp, the status of free-agent first baseman Freddie Freeman took center stage.
Why Josh Donaldson might just be the [expletive] Yankees need
Josh Donaldson’s personality doesn’t necessarily mesh with the current Yankees roster. But that’s why it makes sense he’s here.
Nets fined $50K for letting Kyrie Irving enter locker room
The NBA has fined the Brooklyn Nets $50,000 letting Kyrie Irving into their locker room during a game in which he was unable to play because he is not vaccinated against COVID-19
Blackhawks notebook: Connor Murphy update, Jake McCabe on trade deadline and more
In the last Blackhawks notebook, injury updates on Connor Murphy and Tyler Johnson and Jake McCabe talks about the upcoming NHL trade deadline.