The Chicago Cubs have extended their player development contract with Triple-A Iowa through the 2018 season.
The Atlanta Braves' new stadium will be named SunTrust Park.
The New York Yankees have placed infielder/outfielder Martin Prado on the 60-day disabled list after he underwent an emergency appendectomy.
LA Angels of Anaheim first baseman Albert Pujols left Monday's game against the Seattle Mariners with a left hamstring cramp.
Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been handed a seven-game suspension from Major League Baseball for inappropriate behavior during Sunday's contest against the Miami Marlins.
New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom struck out the first eight Miami batters Monday to tie the MLB modern-era record.
In what could be a prelude to a return to the New York Yankees rotation, Masahiro Tanaka tossed five scoreless innings in an instructional league game at the team's spring training facility.
Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is among six finalists for the Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award.
Cincinnati Reds outfielder/infielder Skip Schumaker will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder.
Colorado Rockies left-handed reliever Boone Logan underwent successful surgery to remove a bone spur from his left elbow.
Major League Baseball announced on Friday disciplinary actions stemming from incidents which led to both benches clearing during Thursday night's game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Miami Marlins.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Sean Doolittle was activated off the 15-day disabled list Friday after recovering from a strained right intercostal muscle.
Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton is not expected to need surgery after being hit in the face with a pitch, the team announced Friday, while Stanton said he was feeling "much better" after a scary incident in Milwaukee.
The New York Yankees activated pitcher David Phelps from the 15-day disabled list before Friday's doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles.
Some people think the hardest thing to do in sports is to hit a major league pitch. That might be true, but how much harder is it after taking a fastball square in the face?
Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis has been suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball after testing positive for an amphetamine.
New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley was struck in the chin by a pitch during Thursday night's game against Tampa Bay and was being sent for X-rays on his jaw.
Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton left Thursday's game after being struck in the face by a pitch from Milwaukee Brewers starter Mike Fiers.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had successful surgery on his left wrist Thursday.
St. Louis Cardinals starter John Lackey was ejected in the third inning of Wednesday's game against the Cincinnati Reds, apparently for arguing balls and strikes.
Boston Red Sox second baseman is scheduled to undergo surgery on his left hand on Thursday that will sideline him for the remainder of this season.
Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko issued an update on his recovery from a fractured hand.
Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez will likely miss the remainder of the regular season after he was diagnosed with a stress reaction in the fourth metatarsal in his left foot, the team announced on Wednesday.
The eyes of the baseball world seem to be focused on the collapse of the Oakland Athletics.
The New York Mets announced after Tuesday's win over the Colorado Rockies that third baseman David Wright will miss the remainder of the season with left shoulder inflammation.
The Oakland Athletics reinstated infielder Nick Punto from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday.
Major League Baseball announced its 2015 schedule on Monday.
The New York Yankees celebrated the career of Derek Jeter, honoring the retiring shortstop with a ceremony before Sunday's game against the Kansas City Royals.
The Texas Rangers have moved right-handed pitcher Yu Darvish to the 60-day disabled list, effectively ending his 2014 season.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy exited Saturday's game against the New York Yankees after injuring himself in the bottom of the first inning.
Following a 9-8 loss in 10 innings to the Red Sox, the Toronto Blue Jays announced that outfielder Melky Cabrera will undergo season-ending surgery on a hand injury.
The Kansas City Royals said Friday they have released pitcher Bruce Chen.
San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera was arrested after a traffic stop this week when police suspected he was driving under the influence of marijuana.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced the club has picked up the option on general manager Jerry Dipoto's contract for the 2015 season.
The Boston Red Sox on Friday recalled outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. and pitcher Drake Britton from Triple-A Pawtucket.
The Chicago White Sox announced Friday that first baseman Paul Konerko has a sesamoid fracture in his left hand and is expected to miss up to one week.
The Cleveland Indians have acquired outfielder J.B. Shuck from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for cash considerations.
Ron Washington has resigned as manager of the Texas Rangers.
If the Kansas City Royals' bullpen trio of Greg Holland, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis could somehow transform themselves into a single entity, there is a good chance this mega arm would find itself in discussions for the American League MVP.
The Arizona Diamondbacks are in the market for a new general manager after firing Kevin Towers on Friday.
Toronto Blue Jays reliever Chad Jenkins suffered a broken right hand during batting practice on Thursday and will miss the remainder of the season.
Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey will undergo surgery Friday to repair a torn tendon in his right forearm, the team has announced.
The St. Louis Cardinals activated pitcher Michael Wacha from the 60-day disabled list to start Thursday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Denver, CO (Sports Network) - The Colorado Rockies signed left-handed pitcher Jorge De La Rosa to a two-year contract extension on Wednesday.
Detroit Tigers first baseman and designated hitter Victor Martinez was named the American League Player of the Month on Wednesday.
Josh Harrison of the Pittsburgh Pirates was named the National League Player of the Month for August on Wednesday.
The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Ryan Sweeney on the 60-day disabled list with a hamstring injury Wednesday and selected the contract of outfielder Ryan Kalish from Triple-A Iowa.
Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks was named the National League Rookie of the Month for August on Monday.
Los Angeles Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker was named the American League Pitcher and Rookie of the Month on Wednesday.
San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner was named the National League Pitcher of the Month on Wednesday.