- Dodgers pitcher Frankie Montas has rib surgery Updated: Feb-12-16 10:14 pm
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Frankie Montas will be out two to four months after having rib resection surgery on Friday.
- Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia 1st to draw lifetime drug ban Updated: Feb-12-16 6:43 pm
NEW YORK - Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball's drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.
- Tommy Hunter agrees to 1-year contract with Indians Updated: Feb-12-16 6:43 pm
CLEVELAND - Pitcher Tommy Hunter and the Cleveland Indians have agreed to a one-year contract.
- Orioles hire former Mets exec McIlvaine to front office post Updated: Feb-12-16 6:00 pm
BALTIMORE - The Baltimore Orioles have hired Joe McIlvaine as senior adviser of player personnel.
- Cain finally healthy and ready to rejoin Giants' rotation Updated: Feb-12-16 5:57 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - If the San Francisco Giants had any lingering concerns about Matt Cain's health, the veteran pitcher helped ease their minds with one impressive swing - on the golf course.
- Braves planning new Hank Aaron statue in SunTrust Park Updated: Feb-12-16 5:42 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves say they are planning a new Hank Aaron statue at SunTrust Park, which will open in 2017.
- Cubs claim reliever Riefenhauser off waivers from Orioles Updated: Feb-12-16 5:17 pm
- Over and out: Some MLB teams open with little playoff shot Updated: Feb-12-16 3:57 pm
Spring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun of Florida and Arizona while fans dream about their team reaching the bright lights of October.
- Chipper Jones, Hines Ward in Georgia Hall of Fame class Updated: Feb-12-16 3:02 pm
MACON, Georgia - Former Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones and four-time Pro Bowler Hines Ward are among eight who will be inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame this month.
- Eric O'Flaherty agrees to minor league contract with Pirates Updated: Feb-12-16 12:52 pm
PITTSBURGH - Left-hander Eric O'Flaherty has agreed to a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates and will report to major league spring training.
- Braves sign veteran RHP Carlos Torres to minor-league deal Updated: Feb-11-16 6:19 pm
- Pirates sign pitcher Cory Luebke to minor-league deal Updated: Feb-11-16 6:06 pm
- Padres hire Hideo Nomo to boost presence in Pacific Rim Updated: Feb-11-16 4:55 pm
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres have hired Hideo Nomo as an adviser to baseball operations to help expand their presence in the Pacific Rim.
- Veteran newsman Joe Danborn named AP's Rockies news editor Updated: Feb-11-16 1:36 pm
DENVER - Joe Danborn, a veteran editor for the Associated Press, has been named Rockies news editor for the cooperative.
- Ozzie Guillen to manage in native Venezuela next winter Updated: Feb-10-16 8:37 pm
CARACAS, Venezuela - Ozzie Guillen, who led the Chicago White Sox to the 2005 World Series title, was hired Wednesday to manage the La Guaira Sharks of the Venezuelan Winter League next offseason.
- Belt, Giants agree at $6.2 million just before hearing Updated: Feb-10-16 4:10 pm
PHOENIX - First baseman Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $6.2 million, one-year contract.
- Clippard says D-backs' potential drew him to Arizona Updated: Feb-09-16 11:55 pm
PHOENIX - Reliever Tyler Clippard says that Arizona's potential to contend for a title was a big reason he signed with the Diamondbacks.
- Longtime Reds clubhouse manager Bernie Stowe dies at age 80 Updated: Feb-09-16 8:51 pm
CINCINNATI - Bernie Stowe, who started working as one of the Cincinnati Reds' clubhouse attendants in 1947, died on Tuesday. He was 80 years old.
- Brewers pack up truck to prepare for spring training Updated: Feb-09-16 6:01 pm
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Brewers have packed up a moving truck to get ready for spring training.
- RHP Mat Latos agrees to $3M, 1-year deal with White Sox Updated: Feb-09-16 4:45 pm
CHICAGO - Mat Latos agreed Tuesday to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Chicago White Sox, giving manager Robin Ventura another option for the back end of his rotation.
- Skip Schumaker and Padres agree to minor league contract Updated: Feb-09-16 2:56 pm
SAN DIEGO - Skip Schumaker has agreed to a minor league contract with the San Diego Padres and will be invited to big league spring training.
- Mets sign outfielder Bernadina to minor league contract Updated: Feb-08-16 5:34 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Mets have signed outfielder Roger Bernadina to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
- 2016 Ride the Rockies to go from Carbondale to Fort Collins Updated: Feb-08-16 10:46 am
DENVER - The 2016 Ride the Rockies route will take cyclists 403 miles from Carbondale to Fort Collins.
- Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source says Updated: Feb-06-16 12:42 am
CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals.
- Reds outfield prospect Duran suspended for positive test Updated: Feb-05-16 5:37 pm
NEW YORK - Cincinnati Reds outfield prospect Juan Duran has been suspended for the first 80 games of the season under Major League Baseball's drug program following a positive test for three performance-enhancing substances.