Royals outfielder Jorge Soler will likely begin his first season in Kansas City on the disabled list after straining his oblique in a minor league game. Soler, acquired from the Chicago Cubs in December for closer Wade Davis, hurt himself on a…
Injuries hit the New York Mets where it hurt last season, and they're becoming a pain again. Part-time center fielder Juan Lagares strained an oblique and, more unsettling, pitcher Steven Matz was scratched from a scheduled start because of…MIKE FITZPATRICK (AP Baseball Writer)
The St. Louis Cardinals have been the gold standard of the NL Central for the better part of this century, having won nine division titles and reached the postseason 12 times. While the Chicago Cubs have been all the talk across baseball this…KURT VOIGT (AP Sports Writer)
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Texas Rangers have released veteran first baseman James Loney from his minor league contract.
Last season took a little longer for Bruce Bochy to get over. Same goes for many of his San Francisco players. An even year ended with the Giants short-handed this time, unable to get past the eventual champion Chicago Cubs in the NL Division…JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)