LA DODGERS GET MANNY MACHADO, TRADE DEADLINE NEARS

MLB For the past day, the Baltimore Orioles trading shortstop Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a prospect package has felt like a fait accompli. The only thing that could stop the deal from happening before the regular season resumed was, well, an act of God — or, the joke went, Baltimore’s medical staff finding an issue with one … Read moreLA DODGERS GET MANNY MACHADO, TRADE DEADLINE NEARS

MAJOR LEAGUE ALL STAR GAME DOESN’T DISAPPOINT AL WINS, BREGMAN MVP

The 89th annual MLB All-Star Game turned into a Home Run Derby at Nationals Park on Tuesday. An All-Star Game record 10 home runs — 10 home runs! — were hit Tuesday night, and, when it was all said and done, the American League outlasted the National League in 10 innings (AL 8, NL 6). … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE ALL STAR GAME DOESN’T DISAPPOINT AL WINS, BREGMAN MVP

POST MLB ALL-STAR GAME TRADES STARTING TO COME TRUE MACHADO TO DODGERS

Trade buzz surrounding Orioles infielder Manny Machado is at an all-time high right now, and according to multiple reports he’s likely to be dealt before play resumes coming out of the All-Star break. Indeed, Baltimore may already have a deal in place with the Dodgers: Can report with more certainty: Machado to #Dodgers happening. Among remaining questions, in addition to specifics … Read morePOST MLB ALL-STAR GAME TRADES STARTING TO COME TRUE MACHADO TO DODGERS

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 17, 2018 HOME RUN DERBY, HARPER

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW CLICK THE BAR BELOW   Bryce Harper, who said he was tired after taking his cuts in the first round, certainly appeared gassed in the final round. So, too, did his dad, who was throwing to him. But Harper caught fire, going on a tear and tying Kyle Schwarber with 18 home runs … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 17, 2018 HOME RUN DERBY, HARPER

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS & NOTES HOME RUN DERBY, ALL-STAR GAME, TRADE DEADLINE

One summer day a few years ago, a bunch of 16-year-olds were playing ball in Southern California. Nobody was keeping score, nothing mattered for any standings. It was just a bunch of kids with bats and gloves, sun beating down, school still weeks away. It sounds glorious, doesn’t it? But the scene actually touched the … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS & NOTES HOME RUN DERBY, ALL-STAR GAME, TRADE DEADLINE

SUNDAY COLUMN – CARDINALS LET GO OF MATHNEY AS MANAGER

Coaching or managing a professional team in 2018 and beyond is a “what have you done for me lately” proposition. Proposition never the less a great opportunity to coach or manage the best in its sport. Well for Mike Mathney the time ran out for him on Saturday and was fired as manager of the … Read moreSUNDAY COLUMN – CARDINALS LET GO OF MATHNEY AS MANAGER

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 9-13, 2018

  THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW JULY 9-13, 2018   July 9, 2018 July 10, 2018 July 11, 2018 July 12, 2018 July 13, 2018

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS & NOTES

  “Give me something on Mike Trout. Anything. Just one thing. . . . Please.” Even legends have their vulnerabilities. Achilles had his heel, Superman his Kryptonite and Mickey Mantle had Dick Radatz, the reliever known as the Monster, who whiffed the Mick 12 times in 16 at bats. Scott Servais, the Mariners’ manager, had been watching Trout play for eight … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS & NOTES

AROUND THE HORN WITH MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

There seems to be no stopping the rumors linking the New York Yankees to Manny Machado. The Yanks have made a “strong offer” to the Baltimore Orioles for the star infielder, according to MLB Network insider Jon Heyman, who suggests that while the Bronx Bombers may not be the favorite, they clearly are a player in this … Read moreAROUND THE HORN WITH MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 10, 2018, YANKEES, RED SOX, JD MARTINEZ, ASTROS, MARINERS

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW Michael talk about Major League Baseball and the American League   JD MARTINEZ LEADS ALL OF MLB WITH 28 HR’S J.D. Martinez decided not to let the Rangers hang around anymore on Monday night at Fenway Park. The All-Star slugger mashed a three-run homer to left-center for his MLB-leading 28th of the … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 10, 2018, YANKEES, RED SOX, JD MARTINEZ, ASTROS, MARINERS