Category: Baseball

MLB needs more Black managers. Here’s why it won’t be me right now

I check all of the boxes.I played nine seasons in the big leagues with the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers.I have...

MLK’s legacy more important than ever in MLB

Standing before a packed, rapt congregation at St. Luke’s Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. recognized the moment’s weight...

The next Vlad Jr. or Juan Soto? Names to know on MLB international signing day

International amateur baseball is a confusing market to these not well acquainted with it. It used to be that the first day of...

Chicago Cubs avoid arbitration with Kris Bryant, Javy Baez

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs avoided arbitration with two players who will be free agents after 2021, as third baseman Kris Bryant settled...

Boston Red Sox, 3B Rafael Devers agree on one-year, $4.575M deal

BOSTON -- A person with knowledge of the terms said the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $4,575,000, one-year deal with third...

Corey Kluber, New York Yankees finalizing one-year, $11M deal

Right-hander Corey Kluber and the New York Yankees are finalizing a one-year, $11 million deal that would bring the two-time American League Cy...

The MLB teams with the most serious work still to do this offseason

I write this with great respect for my many friends who are Mets fans: It might be redundant to say they are irrational....