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The Yankees and Reds are among new teams to check in on Hunter Pence but there doesn't appear to be a match with those teams at this point.
The Reds are looking for a right-handed hitter the Yankees for offense.
The Rangers and Pirates are among other teams interested in Pence who has a high price tag on him.
Pence who helped the Giants win the World Series last year is a free agent after the year.
The other top outfielders on the trade market are Alex Rios and Nate Schierholtz.
BEST OF MAXIM
Rumors and speculation are expected during the final days of the trade deadline. A collective effort to fool a player into thinking he was traded, however, is a bit more unconventional.
While names and teams were being thrown around late Tuesday night, one Phillies fan took it upon himself to start a movement convincing San Francisco Giants outfielder, Hunter Pence, that he was traded...
While the New York Yankees and Alex Rodriguez are sort out their own dysfunctional mess, Major League Baseball’s commissioner
Bud Selig is allegedly preparing to drop a bombshell of his own. According to a report, Selig is prepared to swing the hammer with a forthcoming suspension for the third baseman.
If Rodriguez appeals, that is where it will get testy.
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THE BEARD IS BACK!
The Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly have signed former Giants closer Brian Wilson, who hasn't thrown a big league pitch since April 12, 2012.
Credit: Steven Robles – SFGiantsBaseball.net
There’s no game today, so the San Francisco Giants are visiting the White House and hanging out with Barack Obama. They’re fresh off a sweep by the hands of the Cubs at AT&T Park. I think it’s safe to say it’s time to really start fielding calls from other teams about possible trades. Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com...
The Dodgers made a bold move to strengthen their bullpen Tuesday, signing former San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson to a minor-league contract, according to several online reports.
Wilson, who is more than a year removed from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, is expected to reported to the Dodgers' spring training complex in Arizona but will soon be assigned to the...
The Dodgers got an additional bullpen arm today, signing right-handed relief pitcher Brian Wilson to a contract. Terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Wilson, who has not pitched since April 12th, 2012, is expected to rehab in Arizona and then at Class A Rancho Cucamonga before being promoted to the Dodgers in about two weeks. The owner of 171 saves and “The Beard...
It’s one of those moves you just know will never happen. And it’s not just a singular reason for why it wouldn’t happen. It’s not even a matter of the teams not matching up that would prevent it from happening. The motives for failing to even consider such a deal go down to the business level, marketing, and probably a thousand other passing thoughts that would prevent it...
New York Yankees' outfielder Curtis Granderson, who has been out since May 24 with a broken left pinkie knuckle, will be active for the Yankees' game against the San Diego Padres on Friday.
As reported by Jed Weisberger of MLB.com,
""I'm excited," Granderson said. "I'm anxious to help our team get
back to the postseason. With [Derek] Jeter...
The New York Yankees will honor Mariano Rivera with a ceremony at Yankee Stadium before their afternoon game against the San Francisco Giants on Sunday Sept. 22.
The Yankees announced the ceremony in a Wednesday news release. Further details will be announced at a later date.
Rivera 43 will retire after this season. He is baseball's all-time saves leader and a five-time World...
President Barack Obama says the San Francisco Giants are making a ''habit'' of dropping in at the White House.
Obama welcomed the 2012 World Series champions Monday at a South Lawn ceremony honoring their victory and their community service work. The Giants swept the World Series in October, defeating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in the final game after being nearly knocked...
While Alex Rodriguez prepares to face the music in the looming Major League Baseball PED investigation, the beleaguered Yankees player has one famous friend singing the third baseman's praises — and it sounds like A-Rod is still OK with Jay-Z.
While A-Rod's suspension looks imminent, last week, according to The New York Post, Jordan Siev, a lawyer for the rapper-turned...
Andy Pettitte got a no-decision despite going 7 and allowing 2 in tonight’s game. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
New York Yankees 2 — Los Angeles Dodgers 3
The Yankees fall in walk-off fashion in tonight’s 3-2 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Andy Pettitte started the game with some hard hit pitches. After getting the first out, Yasiel Puig hit a booming double off the...
According to Bob Nightengale, the Dodgers have emerged as the front runners to sign free agent Brian Wilson. The feedback from Dodger fans across the internet have this potential signing landing with mixed reviews. Rightfully so. Dodger fans have despised Brian Wilson for years, suddenly he is going to don the Dodger blue? His talent is undeniable, his track record speaks for itself...
Major League Baseball is threatening to kick Alex Rodriguez out
of the game for life unless the New York Yankees star agrees not to
fight a lengthy suspension for his role in baseball's latest drug
scandal, according to a person familiar with the discussions.