Although an impressive collection of top prospects has already made its major league debut in 2015, plenty of talent remains in the minor leagues. With the All-Star break approaching, it's an appropriate time to take a look at whichShow More Summary
On Sunday, New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz made history in his Major League debut against the Cincinnati Reds. He didn’t throw a no-hitter or a shutout. He didn’t record an inordinate amount of strikeouts. He didn’t give up an inordinate amount of runs. And he didn’t hit an inordinate number of batters. In fact, […]
In his major league debut, Matz pitched into the eighth inning and accounted for four R.B.I. on three hits.
Adam Morgan won his major league debut in surprising style, outpitching Michael Wacha and leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 Sunday.
Left-hander Justin Nicolino pitched seven innings to win his major league debut and Derek Dietrich hit two home runs as the Miami Marlins snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday nig...
Washington Nationals starter Joe Ross was 6 years old when A.J. Burnett, his opponent Friday night, made his major league debut. Ross began this season at Class AA Harrisburg, blocked by five established starters and prospects at higher levels deemed more ready. Show More Summary
Matt Wisler allowed only one run in eight innings in his major league debut to outpitch Jacob deGrom, and Jace Peterson hit a two-run double in the eighth to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 win over the New York Mets on Friday nigh...
Manny Machado showed the upside early. He showed why his major league debut was an anticipated event. He showed why so many scouts and the Baltimore Orioles believed he could be great. He proved he was well worthy of being the third overall pick in the 2010 draft. Machado’s 2012 debut gave us glimpses of him being a five-tool player. Show More Summary
Byron Buxton went 0 for 4 in his major league debut, but scored the winning run in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday.
The Minnesota Twins announced Saturday they are calling up top prospect Byron Buxton from the minor leagues. Buxton will make his major league debut less than a week after the Houston Astros promoted prized prospect Carlos Correa.
As he tried to put Kyle Kubitza's shaky major league debut in perspective, Angels third-base coach Gary DiSarcina, the former shortstop, recalled his own wobbly baby steps as a big leaguer, his first plate appearance coming on May 21, 1990, in Cleveland, and his first start the following night.
It was an eventful major league debut for third baseman Kyle Kubitza, who cost the Angels a run with a mental error in the field, may have cost another run with a baserunning blunder and smoked a line drive into center field for his first major league hit Wednesday night.
The two things I remember most about Strasmas — Stephen Strasburg’s 14-strikeout major league debut at Nationals Park five years ago Monday — are the roar after his 94th and final pitch, a 99-mph fastball that Andy LaRoche couldn’t touch, and resisting my urge to use the restroom for the seven innings Strasburg was on the mound.Read full article >>
The Nationals hope to turn a losing streak snapped into a winning streak begun when they play the Cubs at noon Saturday. Right-handed pitching prospect Joe Ross will make his major league debut against a powerful Chicago order trying to support starter Jason Hammel, who struck out 11 batters in his last start.Read full article >>
Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte made his big-league debut tonight at Fenway, and pitched a nearly perfect sixth inning—retiring Brock Holt with his left arm, seen above, and then after allowing a single inducing a Mike Napoli double play with his right (which you can watch below). Read more...
Eduardo Rodriguez followed up his brilliant major league debut by allowing one run and two hits in seven innings, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Wednesday.
Joey Gallo walked into the Texas Rangers clubhouse after his major league debut carrying three baseballs.
It took 10 years in the minor leagues before former Chatsworth High pitcher Josh Ravin finally made his major league debut on Tuesday night for the Dodgers, but what a moment it was.
Joey Gallo made his Major League debut for the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night and he lived up to the hype, collecting three hits including a monster home run into the upper deck at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Gallo, who is still just 21 years old, was the Rangers' first-round pick in 2012. Show More Summary