MLB

Manny Machado

Machado, Padres Agree to $300M, 10-Year Deal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that All-Star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, the biggest contract ever for a free agent.

Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray Picks NFL over MLB

Feb. 11 (UPI) — Uber athletic Oklahoma Sooners star Kyler Murray has made his decision between the National Football League and Major League Baseball.

Disabled List

Disability Advocates Succeed in Getting MLB to Change ‘Disabled List’ to ‘Injured List’

In an effort to avoid getting elite professional athletes mixed-up with people who suffer from permanent physical disabilities, Major League Baseball has decided to no longer referred to injured players as being on the “disabled list.” From now on, baseball players who are physically unable to play will be referred to as being on the “injured list.”

Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow Receives Big League Spring Training Invite

This really hasn’t been too bad of a month for Tim Tebow. Last week the former Heisman winner got engaged to a former Miss Universe, and, if that wasn’t enough, this week he received his invite to Mets spring training at Port St. Lucie.

Oracle Park

San Francisco Giants Stadium Renamed Oracle Park

For almost eight years, the home of the San Francisco Giants was called AT&T Park. However, now the Giants will be calling their home stadium Oracle Park, after a new $200 million deal was signed with the California tech company.

Dodgers Reds

Dodgers Send Puig, Wood to Reds for Homer Bailey

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers had a surplus of outfielders. With one attention-getting deal, they reshaped their roster in hopes of another pennant run.

MLB Cuba

MLB, Union, Cuba Reach Deal for Players to Sign

HAVANA (AP) — Major League Baseball, its players’ association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island nation to sign big league contracts without defecting, an effort to eliminate the dangerous trafficking that had gone on for decades.

Penny Marshall

Penny Marshall Had an Enduring Love of Baseball

TV icon, actress, producer, and director, Penny Marshall, died Monday night at 75. But throughout her momentous life, the Lavern & Shirley star had an enduring love of baseball.