Since 2009, when he graced the cover of Sports Illustrated at the ripe age of 16, Bryce Harper has faced a flurry of doubters and unrealistic expectations. He made his major league debut in April 2012, after a little over a year of minor...Show More Summary
On Monday night, 21-year-old Astros pitching prospect Lance McCullers made his Major League debut. Under normal circumstances that wouldn’t be big news. Yes, scouts consider McCullers the Astro’s 10th-best prospect. Yes, he was making the jump from double-A ball. And yes, he did pretty well over 4 2/3 innings, giving up three hits and three […]
Lance McCullers is on the mound making his major league debut tonight for the Astros, and he’s doing it in an especially odd choice of footwear: Batman cleats. We’re not sure if this will incur a fine from MLB, but we hope the 2012 first-rounder kept some of his $2.5m signing bonus just to be sure. Read more...
Mike Wright allowed four hits in 7 1/3 scoreless innings of his major league debut, and the Baltimore Orioles broke open a tight game with two eighth-inning runs en route to a 3-0 victory over the Angels in Camden Yards on Sunday.
Mike Wright took a three-hitter into the eighth inning of his major league debut, and the Baltimore Orioles ended the Los Angeles Angels' five-game winning streak with a 3-0 victory Sunday.
The Mets’ prized rookie swept through his first five innings but ran out of gas in the sixth.
The Nationals called up left-hander Sammy Solis out of unexpected and unwanted necessity on April 29. Injuries had pummeled their pitching staff, so much so that by the time Solis made his major league debut a few days later, he was the fifth pitcher to do so for the Nationals this season. Show More Summary
Kris Bryant is a phenom in every sense of the word, belting 43 homers in the minor leagues before making his major league debut this season. And yet, despite the gaudy numbers put up thus far, Bryant had yet to hit his first career home run in the majors before last night. So how did Cubs Have Fun With Kris Bryant’s First Career Home Run is an article from: The Inquisitr News
Tampa Bay reliever Andrew Bellatti, who served jail time as a teen after a fatal car crash, was the winning pitcher in his major league debut Saturday night as the Rays beat the Texas Rangers 7-2.
Top pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard will make his major league debut Tuesday in Chicago.
Minnesota Twins rookie Eddie Rosario's MLB career could not have gotten off to a much better start. The 23-year-old made his major league debut against the Oakland A's Wednesday night. On the first pitch he saw in his big league career, he hit a home run. Show More Summary
Twenty-three-year-old outfielder Eddie Rosario made his Major League debut last night, and made it loudly. He became the 29th player in MLB history to homer on the very first pitch he ever saw. Read more...
One night after becoming only the fourth player in major league history to hit a walk-off home run in his major league debut, Angels rookie Carlos Perez was behind the plate for a second consecutive game against the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday. The reason was obvious.
Baseball players never want to end a game wearing a (golden) sombrero, but given the circumstances, Los Angeles Angels rookie Carlos Perez was happy to wear one after his major league debut. Perez appeared in his first big league game Tuesday night against the Seattle Mariners. Show More Summary
Carlos Perez capped his major league debut with a game-ending homer in the ninth, and the Los Angeles Angels snapped their four-game skid with a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
The Cardinals overcame a short outing by Tim Cooney in his major league debut to defeat the Philadelphia Phillies, 9-3, for their third straight win
Matt Adams had three hits, including a tiebreaking, two-run homer, and the St. Louis Cardinals overcame a short outing by Tim Cooney in his major league debut to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 Thursday for their third straight w...
ATLANTA — One day, when A.J. Cole was a can’t-miss prospect at Oveido High School in Florida, 42 scouts crowded around the bullpen to watch him warm up. They pressed so close that his coaches worried he would not have enough room to throw. Cole did not say a word, and threw unaffected by the scrutiny.Read full article >>
ATLANTA — Right-hander A.J. Cole will start in place of Max Scherzer tomorrow, Nationals Manager Matt Williams said after Monday’s loss to the Braves. Cole will become the fourth Nationals pitcher to make his major league debut this month, though he will be the first one to do so as a starter.Read full article >>
With relievers Felipe Rivero and Matt Grace making their major league debuts within the past week, a small fraternity within baseball keeps growing. Thirty former Harrisburg Senators, the Class AA affiliate of the Nationals, were on opening day rosters. With Grace, the number of former Senators in the majors is now up to 31.Read full article >>