Minor League Baseball

Gene Michael, architect of 1990s Yankees dynasty, dies at 79

Sep 8, 2017

Gene Michael, slick-fielding shortstop who built powerhouse Yankees of 1990s, dies at 79

Cardinals get reliever Nicasio from Phillies

Sep 6, 2017

The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired right-handed reliever Juan Nicasio from Philadelphia in exchange for minor league infielder Eliezer Alvarez

White Sox activate INF Yoan Moncada from 10-day DL

Sep 6, 2017

Chicago White Sox activate INF Yoan Moncada from 10-day disabled list

Astros use big 6th for 4-1 win, sweep Mets in doubleheader

Sep 3, 2017

George Springer had three hits and the Houston Astros beat the New York Mets 4-1 to sweep a day-night doubleheader in their first games at home since the city was devastated by Hurricane Harvey

Blue Jays, Mets pitchers suspended for drug violations

Sep 1, 2017

Toronto pitcher Luis Pena and New York Mets pitcher Jose Sierra have been suspended for violating baseball's minor league drug program

Brewers hand Dodgers 1st series loss since early June

Aug 28, 2017

Jimmy Nelson took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Yu Darvish in his return from the disabled list, defeating the Dodgers 3-2 to hand Los Angeles its first series loss in nearly three months

Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

Aug 21, 2017

Baseball fans in more than half a dozen cities will catch the solar eclipse at the ballpark as teams look to cash in with game-day viewing parties

Marlins trade pitcher Koehler to Blue Jays for minor leaguer

Aug 20, 2017

The Miami Marlins have traded pitcher Tom Koehler and cash the Toronto Blue Jays for minor league pitcher Osman Gutierrez

After a long wait, Puello singled in go-ahead run for Angels

Aug 10, 2017

After 10 seasons in the minors, outfielder Cesar Puello singled in the go-ahead run in his first major-league game and C.J. Cron added a two-run homer to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 5-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles

All-Star closer Kintzler joins Nationals, bolsters bullpen

Aug 3, 2017

Reliever Brandon Kintzler has joined the Washington Nationals and shared with manager Dusty Baker his backstory, including three seasons pitching _ and even selling tickets _ in independent leagues