MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL REPORT, HARPER, ALTUVE, MCCUTCHEN & MORE

Nationals sluggers Bryce Harper and Matt Adams were claimed by unidentified organizations on revocable trade waivers, according to Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post (Twitter link). They join fellow left-handed hitting Nats veteran Daniel Murphy as pending free agents who were not able to make it through the waiver wire. The fact that teams were awarded claims on these players does not, of course, mean … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL REPORT, HARPER, ALTUVE, MCCUTCHEN & MORE

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ROUND UP

Joe Torre – former Brave, former Braves manager – is MLB’s chief baseball officer. He’s the guy who metes out penalties. Before he decides what to do with Jose Urena (although I expect he has a pretty good idea already), I’d suggest Torre watch the video, but not so much the video of the Urena … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ROUND UP

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 30-AUGUST 3, 2018

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY July 30 – August 3, 2018 CLICK THE BARS BELOW July 30, 2018 July 31, 2018 August 1, 2018 August 2, 2018 August 3, 2018

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 3, 2018 RED SOX, YANKEES, RAYS, BLUE JAYS, ORIOLES

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW CLICK THE BAR BELOW   The Yankees traded for Sonny Gray a year ago and J.A. Happ last week, both times in hopes of improving their rotation. On Thursday, before their most important series of the season, Gray found himself bumped to the bullpen and Happ landed on the disabled list. … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY AUGUST 3, 2018 RED SOX, YANKEES, RAYS, BLUE JAYS, ORIOLES

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS-METS, DBACKS, YANKEES, NATIONALS-HARPER, TROUT

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson took full responsibility Tuesday for the Mets’ two-month slide down the standings, which has seen them fall from the National League’s best record to one of its three worst. Addressing a wide range of topics over 37 minutes, Alderson pinned much of the club’s problems on an offense ranking last … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS-METS, DBACKS, YANKEES, NATIONALS-HARPER, TROUT

GIANTS McCUTCHEN WALK-OFF DODGERS-OHTANI HOMERS IN FIRST THREE GAMES FOR THE LOS ANGELES ANGELS

Down on the Farm: Beede throws one-hitter on Opening Day, could be headed to the bigs. By Dalton Johnson, NBC Sports BayArea   Saturday’s Scores New York Yankees 8, Baltimore Orioles 3 (box score) New York Mets 3,Washington Nationals 2 (box score) Boston Red Sox 10, Tampa Bay Rays 3 (box score) Detroit Tigers 6, Chicago White Sox 1 (box score) Seattle Mariners 11, Minnesota Twins 4 (box score) St. Louis … Read moreGIANTS McCUTCHEN WALK-OFF DODGERS-OHTANI HOMERS IN FIRST THREE GAMES FOR THE LOS ANGELES ANGELS

ASTROS LOOK READY TO DEFEND CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON

Gerrit Cole struck out 11 over seven innings in his Houston debut, and the defending champion Astros finished a solid opening weekend with an 8-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. By SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer) On a chilly afternoon, Pirates right-hander Trevor Williams put the Detroit bats in a deep freeze. Williams was pulled with a no-hitter in … Read moreASTROS LOOK READY TO DEFEND CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON

PGA DRAWS INTEREST WITH TIGER IN THE HUNT

Tiger Woods Sunday Birdies at the Honda New York Yankees have been looking for rotation depth all off season. Aaron Boone was asked about the chances of pitchers like Alex Cobb or Lance Lynn joining the rotation. “At this point I don’t see those guys as realistic options … it’s my understanding that those guys aren’t … Read morePGA DRAWS INTEREST WITH TIGER IN THE HUNT