MLB Network Radio’s GMs not expecting blockbuster deal

Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is Thursday at 4 pm ET. The most prominent deadline rumors surround left-handed aces Jon Lester of the Boston Red Sox and David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays. A week ago, most experts would have said Price … Continued


MLB Network Radio hosts name their top five prospects

Major League Baseball showcased its prospects this week with the 16th annual SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. We polled MLB Network Radio’s experts to find the best of the best from Minnesota. Former GMs Jim Bowden and Jim Duquette, Minors and Majors’ … Continued


How fast is too fast for high school pitchers to throw?

After trade rumors and Derek Jeter’s final All-Star Game, arguably the biggest topic of discussion this MLB All-Star break has been the increase in elbow injuries for Major League pitchers. This week on MLB Network Radio, Dr. James Andrews gave … Continued


Pete Rose’s Tour de SiriusXM: What we learned

Pete Rose lived up to his “Charlie Hustle” nickname this week at SiriusXM’s headquarters in New York City, stopping at, among others, three different channels. Here are some of the highlights from Rose’s time on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, Indie … Continued


Roy Oswalt: Strict pitch counts contributing to elbow injuries

Little leaguers are throwing too many pitches, too many curve balls, and their arms can’t handle the abuse. That’s why we’re seeing so many elbow injuries and so many pitchers, young and old, undergoing Tommy John surgery. Right? Maybe not. … Continued


MLB’s future stars shine on MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio brought you the game’s stars of tomorrow with extensive coverage from on the field, in the dugout, and in the stands of the 2014 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game!


Adam Schein goes off on John Lackey: ‘Bag it!’

John Lackey turned some heads with his comments about Nelson Cruz earlier this week. After Cruz torched Lackey for three hits, a homer and a double in the first game of a Saturday doubleheader, the Boston pitcher said the following: I’m … Continued


What the ‘coolest thing’ of All-Star selection is to Todd Frazier

After being shut out in the 2013 All-Star game, the National League looks to bounce back and pick up their fourth victory in five years against the American League in the 2014 mid-summer classic. Rosters were announced on Sunday night; … Continued


Oakland A’s, owners of league’s best record, get respect from players, fans

The Oakland Athletics are (finally) getting the respect they deserve from fans, players and managers around the game. A year after the Bay Area was home to the biggest All-Star snub, third baseman Josh Donaldson, Oakland (55-33) is home to … Continued


Nelson Cruz turns down trip to Home Run Derby

Nelson Cruz, currently tied for second in the American League in home runs with 27, won’t be representing the AL in this year’s Home Run Derby, he revealed on MLB Network Radio. “Yeah, [Jose Bautista] called me, and I said … Continued