Month: August 2017

Astros claim co-SB leader Maybin from Angels

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The American League’s co-leaders in stolen bases are both members of the Houston Astros now, after the team acquired outfielder Cameron Maybin on a waiver claim from the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday. Angels get slugger Justin Upton from Tigers The Angels have acquired outfielder Justin Upton

Phillies claim Pirates RHP Nicasio off waivers

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The Philadelphia Phillies claimed reliever Juan Nicasio off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday. Nicasio has been one of the Pirates’ best relievers this season but the team put him on irrevocable waivers. Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said in a statement that the team had

Harper ‘long ways from running,’ Baker says

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker said Wednesday that Bryce Harper “is a long ways from running,” the sign of a slow rehab from a knee injury that has left the All-Star outfielder discouraged with the postseason fast approaching. Harper suffered a significant bone bruise in his left

Report: Pete Rose out at FOX Sports after statutory rape allegations

Pete Rose, the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Famer and baseball’s reigning hit king, will reportedly not be returning to his role as an analyst with FOX Sports, sources told Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie of The Hollywood Reporter. His reported removal from the network comes exactly one month after court documents – including a sworn