The Yankees’ explosion of deadline offers makes the rotation skinny

Just over a week ago, the Yankees were fully stocked with starting pitching depth. However, after a flurry of trades ahead of schedule this past Tuesday, that depth becomes more difficult as the Yankees head into the final two months of the season. Outside surprisingly traded Jordan Montgomery for injured midfielder Harrison Bader (The Yankees … Read more

Los Angeles Angels equalize questionable MLB milestone with 7 house runs all misplaced

The Los Angeles Angels hit a questionable major league record when they broke seven home runs – all solos – but still lost to the Oakland Athletics 8-7 on Thursday in Anaheim, California . According to research by ESPN Stats & Information. They are also the first team in the professional league to beat the … Read more

Didi Gregorius minimize after disastrous Phillies tenure

Didi Gregorius’ time in Philadelphia is over. Thursday afternoon, the Phillies announced they had released Gregorius, the Yankees veteran, into the box. In a corresponding move, Philadelphia activated midfielder Jean Segura from IL 60 Days. Gregorius, 32, is hitting 0.210 with 0.567 OPS in 63 games this season. He will become a free agent at … Read more

Uncommon Honus Wagner T-206 baseball card sells for file $7.25 million in non-public sale

4:30 p.m. ET Dan HajduckESPN Close Hajduck is an ESPN reporter/researcher. He holds an MFA in creative writing from Fairfield University and has played on men’s soccer teams at Fordham and Southern Connecticut State Universities. Collectibles Market Goldin announced Thursday that a T-206 Honus Wagner was sold in a private sale for $7.25 million, a … Read more

Juan Soto ‘pumps’ to affix stacked San Diego Padres squad, needs opposing pitchers ‘good luck’

CITY OF SAN DIEGO — John Soto landing at Petco Park promises to bring “good vibes” to the San Diego Padres and offers a warning to opposing teams. The acquisition of the 23-year-old generation talent is perhaps the biggest permanent deal to ever energize the Padres and their longtime fans, and there’s more to come. … Read more

Regulation: Notable under-the-radar MLB offers from the Phillies, Reds, Mets and extra

Some quick notes on some other deals from Tuesday’s deadline. I have not included every transaction that has occurred, focusing on those that include prospects or transactions that I find interesting. Twin pick: Tyler Mahle Red Take: Spencer Steer, Stephen Hajjar and Christian Encarnacion-Strand Mahle has had a bit of bad luck this year, though … Read more

Legislation: Notable under-the-radar MLB offers from the Phillies, Reds, Mets and extra

Some quick notes on some other deals from Tuesday’s deadline. I have not included every transaction that has occurred, focusing on those that include prospects or transactions that I find interesting. Twin pick: Tyler Mahle Red Take: Spencer Steer, Stephen Hajjar and Christian Encarnacion-Strand Mahle has had a bit of bad luck this year, though … Read more