Nov 18, 2013
Diamondbacks sign trio of minor-leaguers
Arizona has added some minor-league depth, in the shapes of minor-league free-agents Danny Dorn, Mark Thomas and Ryan Rowland-Smith Left-handed reliever Rowland-Smith is perhaps the most interesting, not just because if he reaches the majors he'll be the first hyphenate to play for the Diamondbacks [I'm wondering if they're going to split his name ... (more)
Over The Monster
Ryan Rowland-Smith declines opt-out, stays with Red Sox
While the rest of the league concerned themselves with Biogenesis suspensions on Monday, the Red Sox waited to hear about the future of one of their players, Ryan Rowland-Smith .
Bullpen Report: A closers countdown redux
It's time, once again, for the State of the Bullpen report. Huzzah! I've divided things up by league and division, and then broken down each team, listing the current closer, the probable next in line and then just a wildly speculative guess as a dark horse candidate, who may have nice numbers, some history, be in a decent spot to take over the ... (more)
Major League Baseball
Korea faces tough road through Pool B
Korea will encounter ferocious challenges in its attempt to return to the World Baseball Classic final when it plays three tournament regulars in the first round, each of whom features players with U.S. baseball experience.