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Bargaining from a position of pitching strength, the Yankees upgraded their stable of position players by sending Chapman to the Cubs.
The wall hangings honoring Piazza and Griffey drew long lines of fans in Cooperstown, N.Y., the day after the two baseball stars were inducted.
White Sox ace Chris Sale will start on Thursday against the crosstown Cubs in his first appearance since he was suspended for five days for destroying collared throwback uniforms the team was scheduled to wear.
Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is expected to have season-ending neck surgery for the second time in three years.
The Chicago Cubs have acquired hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman in a trade with the New York Yankees, giving the NL Central leaders a boost as they try for their first World Series title in more than a century.
In return, the Yankees received a four-player package centered on the 19-year-old shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Aroldis Chapman may finally have some competition for the title of baseball's hardest-throwing pitcher.
Michael Fishman, an assistant general manager overseeing one of baseball’s largest analytics staffs, will have a prominent voice in the team’s retooling.
Sale, protesting the use of collared throwback jerseys on a hot and humid Saturday night, destroyed some of them. The team responded by scratching him from a scheduled start and sending him home.
A look at what's happening all around the majors Monday:
Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.
The Chicago Cubs may be interested in trading a Class-A shortstop for Chapman, who is one of baseball’s best closers.
Griffey is the first Hall of Famer to wear a Mariners cap on his plaque, while Piazza joins Tom Seaver as the only players wearing Mets caps in Cooperstown.
With his distinctive style and ear-to-ear smile, Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Major League Baseball (MLB) Hall of Fame on Sunday along with former slugger Mike Piazza.
Entering his first big league game in 16 months, Joe Nathan felt his heart racing while doing a full sprint to the mound.
Adam Frazier's pinch-hit home run in the seventh inning powered the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
A year ago, Rick Porcello was hearing nearly as many boos as cheers in Fenway Park.
The Yankees avoided using relievers Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller or Aroldis Chapman in their 5-2 win, with Chapman a subject of trade speculation.
The San Diego Padres hit back-to-back homers off Shawn Kelley in the eighth inning and scored four runs off Jonathan Papelbon in the ninth to beat the Washington Nationals 10-6 on Sunday.
Delino DeShields homered in the seventh to break a tie and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Sunday.