Judge and Yankees agree to $19M agreement before arbitration

Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $19 million contract deal for the 2022 season, avoiding an arbitration hearing scheduled for Friday, sources confirmed to ESPN. Judge stands to earn an additional $250,000 per MVP and $250,000 per World Series MVP, according to multiple reports and confirmed by ESPN. Judge, 30, … Read more

Dodgers start season with record $310 million payroll

NEW YORK — The Los Angeles Dodgers opened this season with a record $310.6 million payroll for luxury tax purposes, according to figures compiled by Major League Baseball and obtained by The Associated Press. LaLiga, Liga MX, Bundesliga, MLS, MLB, UFC, Boxing and thousands of live events, exclusive original series and much more, all in … Read more

Yankees sign ex-Cardinals Matt Carpenter

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — – matt carpenter was included in the New York Yankees’ lineup as a designated hitter after agreeing to a one-year deal on Thursday, a week after he was released from the Texas Rangers’ minor league system. Carpenter entered the lineup for the series opener at Tampa Bay when center fielder Aaron … Read more

Anderson says he ‘doesn’t want to be friends’ with Donaldson

CHICAGO – Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson says there was no inside joke between him and New York Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson around Donaldson giving Anderson “Jackie” over the weekend, referring to Jackie Robinson. Anderson, speaking publicly Tuesday for the first time since Major League Baseball handed Donaldson a one-game suspension, said the … Read more

Al Rojas Vivo’s Top 3 Latino Pitchers Unchanged

The Venezuelan Paul Lopezthe Cuban guy Nestor Cortes and the Dominican Sandy Alcantara remained at the top of the ranking of the best Latin pitchers, in the seventh installment of “Al Rojas Vivo”, which for the 17th. consecutive year publishes ESPN Digital weekly during the regular season of the Major Leagues. “Al Rojas Vivo”, which … Read more

Donaldson’s comment to Anderson is called ‘racist’

On a hot afternoon, a very heated altercation continued on the field afterwards, with Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson taking offense at being called “Jackie” by Josh Donaldson of the New York Yankees, a comment considered “racist” by manager Tony LaRussa. 2 Related Donaldson admitted after the game that he called Anderson “Jackie” (a … Read more

Mancini echoes Judge’s criticism of Camden Yards’ size

Aaron Judge became the latest hitter to criticize the new pitcher-friendly dimensions at Camden Yards in Baltimore, and the Orioles veteran Trey Mancini seems to agree with the New York Yankees slugger. After missing a potential home run that bounced off the top of the newly constructed high wall in left field Tuesday night, Judge … Read more

Few variations on top of Al Rojas Vivo’s Latino pitching

The Venezuelan Paul Lopezthe Cuban guy Nestor Cortes and the Dominican Sandy Alcantara remained on top, but the Colombian Joseph Quintana and the Venezuelan Martin Perez claimed positions in the Top 5 in the sixth edition of the 2022 ranking of the best Latin pitchers of “Al Rojas Vivo”, which for 17th. consecutive year publishes … Read more

Dunedin Blue Jays strike out 24 in Class A game

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Prospects for the lower Class A Dunedin Blue Jays struck out 24 batters in a 1-0 win over the New York Yankees’ Tampa Tarpons in the Florida State League on Saturday night, throwing a combined two hits. Nick Frasso, a 24-year-old right-hander, struck out eight in three innings. Dahian Santos, a 19-year-old … Read more