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Justin Smoak Claimed by Blue Jays


Source: Harry How/Getty Images North America   Former highly regarded Mariners’ 1st Basemen Justin Smoak has been claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays. Smoak batted .202 with 7 home runs and 30 RBIs in 80 games in 2014 before losing the starting first base job to Logan Morrison early on in the season. Smoak was the center piece More...

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By Chris Teevan On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Jose Canseco the next A’s hitting coach?

Source: Brian Bahr/Getty Images The Oakland A’s are without a hitting coach, since Chili Davis left to become Boston’s new hitting coach. One popular name came up to the fans and the local bay area media, and More...

By Evan O'Brien On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Giants and Royals preview: Ready for a Wild(card) Fall Classic (Updated 10/24/14)

Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images North America   October is well underway. NFL, NCAAF and NHL are in full swing. Halloween is less than 2 weeks away and both NBA and NCAA basketball are roaring and ready to More...

By Evan O'Brien On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Royals 29 year drought all but forgotten

Source: Ed Zurga/Getty Images North America   “A Cinderella Story” is an overused cliche and quite possibly the furthest thing from the truth, when it comes to the Kansas City Royals and their incredible More...

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By Chris Teevan On Monday, October 13th, 2014

A’s lose Chip Hale to Arizona

Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images The Arizona Diamondbacks did not take long of hiring their new manger. Today general manager Dave Stewart hired A’s bench coach Chip Hale as the new skipper of More...

By Evan O'Brien On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Minnesota Twins and Ron Gardenhire part ways

Source: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images North America   After 13 years, the Minnesota Twins are in search of a new Manager after parting ways, as it were, with Ron Gardenhire. Twins announced their decision September More...

By Evan O'Brien On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Astro’s hire A.J. Hinch as Manager

Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America   Houston Astro’s have ended their search for the vacant managerial position. The club landed on once-upon-a-time Arizona Diamondbacks Manager (2009-2010) More...

By Evan O'Brien On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Kirk Gibson, Alan Trammell relieved of respective positions

Source: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images North America   It is official. The Kirk Gibson/Alan Trammell experiment is over. Arizona Diamondbacks have released their Manager and Bench Coach. The decision came More...

By Evan O'Brien On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Dave Stewart named Diamondbacks GM

Source: Norm Hall/Getty Images North America   Arizona Diamondbacks named Dave Stewart their new General Manager. Stewart wasted little time in giving Manager Kirk Gibson and Bench Coach Alan Trammell the proverbial More...

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By William Regenthal On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Orioles Ink Hardy To Extension

Source: Leon Halip/Getty Images Multiple media outlets are reporting that the Orioles and shortstop J. J. Hardy have agreed to an extension. The extension is believed to be for 3 years and more than $40 million. The More...