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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Surprisingly, the Padres have been among the most aggressive suitors for free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer this offseason. While the rebuilding Padres likely wouldn’t be near-term contenders even with Hosmer, they regard the longtime Roy
The Cardinals wasted little time making room for All-Star slugger Marcell Ozuna.Stephen Piscotty
Another day, another name brand Marlins player gone. Today, it was Marcell Ozuna, who was being rumored as the next item up for bid. Can confirm, OF Magneuris Sierra and RHP Sandy Alcantara are part of pending trade for Marcell Ozuna #Marlins #STLCar
On April 3, 2013, nearly one year after I arrived at California State University, Fullerton as its fifth CSU board-appointed president, I welcomed Orange County Register readers to the inaugural section of the weekly column you&
The Athletics will acquire outfielder Stephen Piscotty from the Cardinals for two minor leaguers, Jon Heyman of FanRag reports (Twitter link). Piscotty had been on the A’s radar back in the summer, and negotiations between them and the Card
Kinsler didn't cost the Angels much of anything, but he gives them an actual, legitimate second baseman.Now armed with Shohei Ohtani, things have changed for the Angels. It was clear coming into the offseason that the team could use some help at seco
The Cubs are very much open to a Wade Davis return, and they're not hiding it. [To read the post, head over to Bleacher Nation. To stay free for readers to enjoy, BN is supported by ads. In a full-content RSS feed, that is not possible. I hope you un
I’m still a bit giddy about the Angels signing Shohei Ohtani. Attending the press conference was an incredible experience, and I was thrilled to get to ask a question on behalf of the fans. As I’m processing all the information th
By JEONG PARK Andrew Bernbrock had to persuade the owner of a barbecue sauce company in Wisconsin, sitting across the table, to buy his logistics services. So, he threw a viewing party for a Green Bay Packers game, featuring the company’s B
Looking to improve an already enviable rotation, the Nationals have Rays right-handers Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi on their radar, Jon Heyman of FanRag reports (via Twitter). Either would cost far less in terms of salary than free agent Jake Arrie
According to his agent, Scott Boras, Right now [Ellsburys] pretty excited. Talked to him yesterday. He feels hes going to be a major part of what theyre doing, Boras said. I think theres going to be a competition in New York. They have a lot of diamo
Four players went 40+ minutes in a loss.Jimmy Butler played 46-minutes in a overtime loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night. He also took a season-high 33 field goal attempts. After the game, Butler, who played 40+ minutes for the 6th straig
Dogs scamper through trash while their owners scrounge up some dinner as dusk falls at the homeless encampment near Angel Stadium. What can this place possibly have to do with a high-concept Silicon Valley design institute?A couple living along the S
According to journalist Dan Clark, the Orioles have several offers on the table for star third baseman Manny Machado. The teams include are the New York Yankees, Philadelphia [...] According to journalist Dan Clark, the Orioles have several offers on
The heat on Manny Machado is rising, but there's still time. [To read the post, head over to Bleacher Nation. To stay free for readers to enjoy, BN is supported by ads. In a full-content RSS feed, that is not possible. I hope you understand and keep
Ian Kinsler is headed to Los Angeles as the veteran second baseman has been dealt by the Tigers to the Angels, according to ESPN's Buster Olney and multiple reports.
If George hadn’t demanded a trade, the Pacers wouldn’t have Oladipo.The Indiana Pacers welcomed Paul George to Banker’s Life Fieldhouse Wednesday night, and their fans made him feel right at home with a loud chorus of bo
The Angels hired ex-Tigers manager Brad Ausmus for front-office role and he'll be quickly reunited with one of his former players.Ian Kinsler
On Dec. 14, 2012, 20 children and six educators were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School by a troubled 20-year-old gunman who shot his way into the Connecticut schoolhouse.On Dec. 14, 2012, 20 children and six educators were killed at Sandy Hook E
  Perhaps the Mets biggest second base target is off the board as Ian Kinsler has been traded to the Los Angeles Angels, according to Ken Rosenthal of [...]   Perhaps the Mets biggest second base target is off the board as Ian Kinsl
The Angels are close to acquiring a third baseman, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports (Twitter link). They have “strong interest” in new Padres third baseman Chase Headley, Nightengale adds. Headley was already part of one trade
The sense of urgency regarding player acquisitions that Giants general manager Bobby Evans mentioned Tuesday may have ratcheted up 24 hours later.The sense of urgency regarding player acquisitions that Giants general manager Bobby Evans mentioned Tue
Cutler is having a slightly less impressive season than Tyrod Taylor.Jay Cutler and the Miami Dolphins are visiting the Buffalo Bills on Sunday with both teams still clinging to the dream of a playoff berth. It is unclear who will be behind center fo
A tool to quickly and simply calculate a hitter's counting stat adjustment after changing teams.In leagues with Runs and RBIs as categories, predicting how a players mix will change with a new team can be guessing. Some clown at Fantrax yesterday wro
Cal State University President Mildred Garca was presented with the Visionary Award at the Vision & Visionaries Reunion Celebration on Nov. 30.Cal State Fullerton President Mildred García was presented with the Visionary Award at t
It might not happen for him in 2018, but he's making his position known. [To read the post, head over to Bleacher Nation. To stay free for readers to enjoy, BN is supported by ads. In a full-content RSS feed, that is not possible. I hope you understa
The latest free agent rumors: A variety of organizations are still looking at versatile infielder Eduardo Nunez. Jon Heyman of FanRag tweets that theRed Sox,Blue Jays, and “possibly” theYankees are among the suitors. Boston presid
The Yankees have been flying high at the Winter Meetings all week as they enjoy the afterglow of the Giancarlo Stanton trade, and general manager Brian Cashman believes he could soon reach the final-approach stage with at least one of the starting pi
In so many words, Giants general manager Bobby Evans acknowledged Wednesday that the superior depth of the St. Louis Cardinals' farm system helped them, not San Francisco, emerge as trade partners with the Miami Marlins to secure slugging outfielder
Grady Fuson was the West Coast honoree at Scout of the Year reception Wednesday night.. Russ Bove of the Blue Jays (East Coast) and Todd "Tiny" Thomas of the Giants (Midwest) also received awards at the 34th annual event, a highlight of the Winter Me
It’s a loaded draft.Our first 2018 NBA Mock Draft was back in June. Then we had a mock draft in August after Marvin Bagley skipped his senior year in high school to play college basketball. Here is 2018 NBA Mock Draft 3.0. 1. Atlanta &#
Perhaps the Mets biggest second base target is off the board as Ian Kinsler has been traded to the Los Angeles Angels, according to Ken Rosenthal of The [...] Perhaps the Mets biggest second base target is off the board as Ian Kinsler has been traded
By JEONG PARK A three-headed monster aptly describes Cal State Fullerton men’s basketball team when it comes to scoring. Junior guard Kyle Allman has put up 16 points a game. Sophomore forward Jackson Rowe has put up 12 points a game, makin
Bryan Price said that four spots in the starting pitcher rotation are already claimed, according to Zach Buchanan, who spoke with the Reds manager today. Most observers would agree with slotting Luis Castillo, Homer Bailey and Anthony DeSclafani into
With a pair of relief signings being wrapped up, thePhilliesseem to feel good about that aspect of their roster. Per MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki, via Twitter, the team will turn its gaze to improving the rotation. Both they and the Yankees check
The Phillies think the third baseman can solve his struggles by hitting the ball into the air more often.
Grady Fuson was the West Coast honoree at Scout of the Year reception Wednesday night.. Russ Bove of the Blue Jays (East Coast) and Todd "Tiny" Thomas of the Giants (Midwest) also received awards at the 34th annual event, a highlight of the Winter Me
The Cardinals are the center of the trade universe right now. And relievers are flying off the shelves. [To read the post, head over to Bleacher Nation. To stay free for readers to enjoy, BN is supported by ads. In a full-content RSS feed, that is no
Breaks of the game.Dan Le Batard bought two pairs of Big Baller Brand sneakers, to give to listeners, on Cinco de Mayo. For those of you who no habla Espaol, this means he ordered them over seven months ago. The shoes were $500 a pair. On his radio s
The Houston Astros have signed right-handed pitcher Joe Smith to a two-year deal, according to Brian McTaggart of MLB.com. Smith, 33, spent 2017 between the Toronto Blue Jays [...] The Houston Astros have signed right-handed pitcher Joe Smith to a tw
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SANTA ANA — Enforcement of new restrictions for a growing homeless encampment in the heart of the Santa Ana Civic Center is underway, more than a month after city leaders approved limits on structures and belongings. The restrictions approv
Gordon Hayward was allowed to remove his walking boot on Wednesday, two months after suffering a gruesome ankle injury in the first quarter of the Celtics' season-opener against the Cavaliers on Oct. 17.Hayward suffered a dislocated left ankle and a
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The Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly interested in Cincinnati Reds outfielder Adam Duvall. Does the move make sense from both sides? The post The Blue Jays are interested in Reds Adam Duvall appeared first on redsminorleagues.com.The Toronto Blue Jay
The Yankees and Pirates are getting busy. [To read the post, head over to Bleacher Nation. To stay free for readers to enjoy, BN is supported by ads. In a full-content RSS feed, that is not possible. I hope you understand and keep on reading at BN.]
(Getty Images)Can this get any worse? Multiple reports are suggesting that the Red Sox are one of a few teams interested in free-agent first-baseman Mark Reynolds. Say what? Reynoldswho will be 35 years-old next Augustis a perennial whiff machine (22
Another relief pitcher can have their name crossed off the board. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic on Twitter, the Seattle Mariners and right-handed pitcher Juan Nicasio [...] Another relief pitcher can have their name crossed off the board
Rudolph will be put under the microscope in Mobile by clubs looking for a quarterback early in the draft
With a sale of theHagerstown Suns(Low A; Sally League) in the works, the city is once again discussing a potential new downtown ballpark as part of a larger sports-facilities plan. There’s a LOI (extended recently) from a Colorado-based inv