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Red Sox fans give great replies to MLB tweet on Yankees’ Manny Machado meeting

Red Sox fans give great replies to MLB tweet on Yankees' Manny Machado meeting originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comThe New York Yankees will meet with third baseman Manny Machado this week, and Major League Baseball's official Twitter account asked fans for their best free-agent pitch. As you might expect, many Red Sox fans,

Red Sox-Yankees to open with night game in London

NEW YORK (AP) -- The World Series champion Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees will open Major League Baseball's first series in Britain with a night game and conclude the next day in the afternoon.MLB said Friday that the June 29 game at London's Olympic Stadium will start

Yankees, Tigers make a minor trade

A minor trade goes down as everyone in baseball front offices recovers from, um, doing very little at the Winter Meetings: the Yankees acquired outfielder Tyler Hill from the Tigers for cash considerations.The Tigers had picked Hill from the Red Sox in the minor league portion of yesterday’s Rule 5

World Series odds: Red Sox among four front-runners for 2019 title

World Series odds: Red Sox among four front-runners for 2019 title originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comThe Boston Red Sox enter the 2019 season with a massive target on their backs.The Red Sox have kept most of their roster intact this offseason (so far) as they aim to defend their 2018 World Series

Report: Yankees, J.A. Happ agree to two-year contract

UPDATE (9:57 PM EST, Bill Baer): The two sides have agreed on a two-year contract with a third-year vesting option, SNY’s Andy Martino reports.*UPDATE: Rosenthal is now walking the report back a bit, saying that indications that the Yankees and Happ are close to a deal but that it is

Something big could be brewing between Yankees, Mets, Marlins

Last night we heard the beginning of rumblings of a possible three-team trade involving the Yankees, Mets and Marlins that could involve J.T. Realmuto and Noah Syndergaard. Those rumblings — while still off in the distance — are getting a bit louder this morning, with reports floating that the Marlins

Winter Meetings Storylines

In a stark contrast to the past few seasons where nothing major happened in terms of player movement prior to the winter meetings, this offseason has already been a bonanza. That’s both in terms of free agent movement and trades.Patrick Corbin, who was considered the top free agent starting pitcher

Nats GM: Corbin, Harper ‘independent’; owner thinks OF gone

WASHINGTON (AP) -- As with most things involving the Washington Nationals' offseason, a day that was supposed to be all about introducing Patrick Corbin morphed into a day about Bryce Harper.Washington announced its six-year contract with Corbin, a heavily back-loaded deal worth $140 million, and the All-Star lefty starter donned

Red Sox RHP Eovaldi signs four-year deal

The Boston Red Sox have signed starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi to a four-year contract that brings the free agent right-hander back to Boston, the team announced Thursday.Terms of the deal weren't divulged, but multiple reports peg the deal to be worth $68 million. The New York Yankees reportedly were interested

MLB rumors: Yankees “hesitant” to sign free agent Nathan Eovaldi

MLB rumors: Yankees "hesitant" to sign free agent Nathan Eovaldi originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comThe New York Yankees need to upgrade their starting pitching and MLB free agency is one place to do it, but they won't go crazy to sign just anyone from what's considered a pretty weak class among

MLB Rumors: Yankees eyeing Nathan Eovaldi as “Plan B” in free agency

MLB Rumors: Yankees eyeing Nathan Eovaldi as "Plan B" in free agency originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comAdd the New York Yankees to the growing list of teams interested in Nathan Eovaldi.The Yankees are "engaged" with the free-agent right-hander as a potential "Plan B" if they're unable to sign starting pitcher Patrick

MLB Rumors: Zach Britton, David Robertson could end up with Red Sox

MLB Rumors: Zach Britton, David Robertson could end up with Red Sox originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comAfter missing out on Edwin Diaz (which is probably for the best) and a deal with Craig Kimbrel becoming more unlikely with each passing day, the Red Sox will once again be in the market for

MLB Rumors: Yankees considering Gary Sanchez-J.T. Realmuto trade

MLB Rumors: Yankees considering Gary Sanchez-J.T. Realmuto trade originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comIt appears the New York Yankees are considering all options this offseason -- including trading their supposed catcher of the future.The Yankees have had talks with the Miami Marlins about including Gary Sanchez in a trade for J.T. Realmuto,

Where We Think Manny Machado Will Sign

Manny Machado is about to make a lot of money. Perhaps a record-setting amount, whether it be in the total value of his contract, the average annual value of it, or both. Sure, there are likely suitors that have been heavily speculated (see: Phillies). But past megadeals (Albert Pujols and

Red Sox top Yankees again – in generosity with postseason shares

Red Sox top Yankees again - in generosity with postseason shares originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comNot only was it a record season for the Red Sox with 108, and counting postseason, 119 victories - the most in their history - they awarded 66 full playoff shares of $416,837.72 each, which are also

Yankees claim Bridwell, drop Torreyes from big-league roster

1 / 2Yankees claim Bridwell, drop Torreyes from big-league rosterFILE -In this April 6, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Parker Bridwell throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in Anaheim, Calif. Right-hander Bridwell was claimed off waivers from the Angels

Report: Braves, Twins, Rangers, and Padres are in on Sonny Gray

Yankees right-hander Sonny Gray is reportedly up for grabs this season after a disappointing performance in the Bronx, and there appears to be no shortage of suitors vying for the starter’s services. In addition to the Reds, who were linked to the team by Jon Heyman earlier this month, Nick

Could Yankees trade Giancarlo Stanton? Report suggests ‘rumblings’

Could Yankees trade Giancarlo Stanton? Report suggests 'rumblings' originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comEven massively-paid superstars aren't safe on the New York Yankees, it appears.Less than a year after New York acquired Giancarlo Stanton in a blockbuster trade with the Miami Marlins, The Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo reported Saturday there are "long-shot rumblings"

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees, Mets In Mix For Bryce Harper

The hot stove is just starting to heat up.The Yankees made the first significant move, trading for Seattle Mariners pitcher James Paxton and sending three prospects back to Seattle.The top free agents, Bryce Harper and Manny Machado, are expected to receive some of the biggest contracts in baseball history with

Yanks acquire Locastro from Dodgers for minor leaguer

NEW YORK (AP) -- Outfielder Tim Locastro was acquired by the New York Yankees from the Los Angeles Dodgers for minor league right-hander Drew Finley and $75,000.The 26-year-old Locastro made his big league debut with the Dodgers in 2017, appearing in three games, and hit .182 (2 for 11) this

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