Having never managed or coached at any level, Aaron Boone believes his provenance prepared him to lead the New York Yankees. ''I would say in a way I've been preparing for this job for the last 44 years,'' Boone said Friday after becoming the…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics have hired former San Francisco Giants star Matt Williams as their new third base coach.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Angel Nesbitt is among five players who have been suspended for violations of the minor league drug program.
John Hart left the Atlanta Braves on Friday, less than a week after being stripped of his role as president of baseball operations. The decision was not unexpected given the hiring of general manager Alex Anthopoulos, who is now in charge of all…PAUL NEWBERRY (AP Sports Writer)
Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, third baseman Mike Moustakas and outfielder Lorenzo Cain were among nine free agents who turned down $17.4 million qualifying offers from their teams Thursday. Chicago Cubs pitchers Jake Arrieta and…