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Iconic Citgo sign staying near Fenway Park after sides reach deal

Nov 21, 2015; Boston, MA, USA; A general view of Fenway Park before the game between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Boston College Eagles.  Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports Don’t worry, Fenway Park hitters: You still can “C-It-Go.” The ...

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Report: Rays, Kiermaier agree to 6-year, $53.5M extension

It would appear that back-to-back Gold Glove awards have paid off for center fielder Kevin Kiermaier. The Tampa Bay Rays and Kiermaier reportedly agreed on a six-year, $ 53.5-million extension, according to USA Today’s Bob Nightengale. The deal will become ...

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Verlander: 'I don't want to be part of a team that's dismantled'

Nobody was happier to hear talks of a potential rebuild shut down than Justin Verlander. The Detroit Tigers ace had to grow used to his name appearing in trade rumors this offseason as the Tigers appeared to be ready to ...

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Desmond suffers fractured left hand following HBP

The Colorado Rockies‘ marquee offseason signing will be sidelined indefinitely. First baseman Ian Desmond suffered a fractured left hand after being hit by a pitch during the fourth inning of Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds and will see a ...

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Puerto Rico clears bench to investigate fan fight at WBC

Mar 9, 2017; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Puerto Rico shortstop Francisco Lindor against the Colorado Rockies during a 2017 World Baseball Classic exhibition game at Salt River Fields.  Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Puerto Rico’s players cleared the bench to investigate ...

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Keep up with the Jones RBIs: USA walks off!

Archer tossed four perfect innings, striking out three on 41 pitches. Quintana dominated for 5 2/3 innings, holding U.S. batters hitless until his 63rd pitch of the game was lined for a single by Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford. Crawford collects ...

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Italy slugs early, stuns Mexico late with 5-run 9th

Italy slugged four of the six homers in the game, all in the first five innings. Andreoli hit a solo shot in the first, and in the fourth, both Rob Segedin and Colabello went deep. Drew Butera belted a solo ...

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Jose Bautista wants to play rest of career in Toronto

Bautista hopes that he’ll never play anywhere else. Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports After coming dangerously close to leaving the Toronto Blue Jays earlier this offseason, Jose Bautista now says he would be content with staying put for the rest of ...

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Jansen won't rule out pitching for Netherlands in WBC

by Jason Wilson 5h ago Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Never say never. After Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen announced Tuesday that he would not pitch for the Netherlands during the World Baseball Classic, Bill Plunkett of the ...

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Early favorites to win MLB Rookie of the Year awards

Feb 24, 2017; Fort Myers, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi (16) looks on while on deck to bat against the New York Mets at JetBlue Park.  Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Spring Training is officially upon us, ...

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