Adam Wainwright, Evan Longoria preview 2014 MLB season

SiriusXM Fantasy Baseball welcomed two of fantasy baseball’s top players, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright and Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria, to the program Monday afternoon. Wainwright, drafted 48th overall in the L.A.B.R. Mixed League Draft – which broadcast live on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio … Continued


Derek Jeter announces he’ll retire after season; Torre, O’Neill, Damon, Schein react

Captain Clutch wants one more go at it. On Wednesday, Derek Jeter announced this upcoming season, his 20th, will be his last. Some of the most iconic Yankees moments starred the electric Jeter, from his clutch hitting to all-out defensive play. … Continued


Former NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady makes pitch for baseball career

Seven-time NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady is switching sports. After a professional basketball career that spanned 15 years and included over 18,000 points, McGrady is following in the footsteps of Michael Jordan and trying his hand at baseball. (Jordan famously retired … Continued


Brad Ausmus, Alex Cobb react to new safety measures in MLB

Pitchers and catchers for most MLB teams begin reporting to spring training starting next week. When players get to camp, they’ll be greeted with some new rule changes designed to protect and provide more safety. In December, the Players Rules … Continued


Dodgers’ Honeycutt, Jansen react to Clayton Kershaw deal

He was already the reigning NL Cy Young Award winner, a Gold Glover and a three-time All-Star. Now, he’s the richest pitcher in Major League Baseball. Los Angeles kept their ace Clayton Kershaw in Dodger blue for the foreseeable future … Continued


Chris ‘Mad Dog’ Russo, Howard Stern take sides: A-Rod or Yankees?

#TeamARod or #TeamYankees? Howard Stern and Chris Russo took sides earlier this week, with Howard aligning with the infielder, and Russo siding with baseball. “Honor the contract, New York Yankees,” Howard said on the Howard Stern Show. “That’s gotta be … Continued


Where do the Yankees turn now at third base?

New York Yankees assistant general manager Billy Eppler joined MLB Network Radio Monday to discuss his team’s options at third base now that Alex Rodriguez is (for now) suspended for the entire 2014 season. “Our eyes are always gonna stay … Continued


Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to Hall of Fame

After months of speculation and projection, the Baseball Hall of Fame announced Wednesday that three players will be elected into Cooperstown this summer: Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas. Maddux, the four-time Cy Young Award winner, received 97.2 percent of … Continued

MLB, SPORTS’s Ken Gurnick explains controversial Hall of Fame ballot

No one has ever been unanimously voted into the MLB Hall of Fame. And when the 2014 class is announced Wednesday at 2 pm ET, the record will remain in tact. Greg Maddux, the starting pitcher known best for his … Continued


Bowden on MLB offseason spening: Look at the Red Sox!

This week on MLB Network Radio, Jim Bowden took aim at MLB teams that have signed free agents to long-term, lucrative deals the past few seasons. Bowden kicked off his criticism of MLB front offices by praising the New York … Continued