Players who stood out at 2022 Draft Combine workout

SAN DIEGO — The Friday on-field workout has become the centerpiece of the Draft Combine in the two years it has been staged. Fifty-two players, including a half-dozen potential first-round picks, participated this time around as MLB Network broadcast the action live for six and a half hours. players made a strong impression on the … Read more

Yonathan Daza stronger due to swimming workout

This story was excerpted from Thomas Harding’s Rockies Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, click here. And subscribe to get it regularly in your inbox. DENVER — An offseason workout heavy in swimming has Rockies outfielder Yonathan Daza excelling in the deep waters of the Majors this season. Daza, previously praised for his glove … Read more

Los Angeles Dodgers unveil MLB All-Star Game plans spanning Santa Monica Pier to city’s downtown

LOS ANGELES — From the stadium to the sea, the Los Angeles Dodgers unveiled plans Tuesday for this summer’s MLB All-Star Game, the franchise’s first time as host in 42 years. Dodger Stadium had been scheduled as the site in 2020 before the COVID-19 pandemic shortened the schedule and the game was canceled. Last year’s … Read more

Slow Start, Stott’s Demotion, and Home Field?

We are back once again with a 97.3 ESPN Phillies mailbag. Each week we take your questions and answer them on The Sports Bash with Mike Gill. Tune in each Tuesday afternoon at 2:40 to hear your question answered! The Phillies will likely be out of playoff contention well before the trade deadline. Should fans … Read more

Texas Rangers Academy Notebook for April 22, 2022

Giselle Zamarron returns from Girls Baseball Trailblazer Series Giselle Zamarron, one of three Texas Rangers Youth Academy athletes invited to attend the Trailblazer Series, has returned to Texas with a new perspective on girls in baseball. Last weekend, Aaliyah Marquez, Daisy Armendariz and Zamarron traveled to Vero Beach for a one-of-a-kind girls’ baseball tournament and … Read more

Minnesota Twins hold chilly, rainy workout ahead of Opening Day at Target Field

article The Minnesota Twins held a workout on Wednesday at Target Field ahead of hosting the Seattle Mariners for Opening Day on Friday. MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Twins are saying all the right things ahead of 2022 Opening Day at Target Field. Now, it just has to translate to tangible production for a team that … Read more

‘I Feel Like I Have in the Past’: Matt Bush Ready For Another Shot With Texas Rangers

For the second consecutive season, Matt Bush has come into Texas Rangers camp as a non-roster invitee and won a spot in the bullpen. Bush, 35, showed he still has something in the tank with his upper-90s fastball and exceptional breaking balls throughout spring training. And on a revamped 2022 roster, Bush could fill a … Read more

Nick Swisher representing Yankees in Home Run Derby X

TAMPA, Fla. — The tagline for Home Run Derby X, an electrifying new competition that will take Major League Baseball on a global tour, is “Bring the Noise.” Challenge accepted, says Nick Swisher, one of four former big league sluggers swinging for the fences in London, Seoul and Mexico City this summer. “As soon as … Read more