Mets Sign Free Agent Jose Bautista, Cut Last Weekend By BravesThey made the move before playing Miami on Tuesday night.
Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 16th-May 20thThe Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.
Palladino: Rangers-Jays Brawl Nothing More Than Old-School PaybackBaseball has always been a self-policing sport, and that element of player-to-player enforcement should not be eliminated from the game.
Rangers' Odor Suspended 8 Games For Punching Blue Jays' Bautista On JawTexas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching Toronto's Jose Bautista on the jaw.
Keidel: Baseball's Position On Retaliation Sends Mixed SignalsBaseball also takes great pride in monitoring itself. It doesn't need excessive regulations because all spats are adjudicated on the field, where judge, jury and executioner all dwell between the lines.
Goose Gossage Meets With Cashman, Girardi Over Bat-Flip CommentGossage called Jose Bautista a "disgrace to the game" during a profanity-laced interview in Tampa on Thursday.
Goose Gossage Goes On Wild Rant, Bashes Cespedes And 'Nerds' Ruining BaseballThe Yankee great and MLB Hall of Famer went on a profanity-laced tirade about the current state of baseball.
Bautista Homer Pushes Blue Jays Past Yanks, 2-1Jose Bautista homered with one out in the 10th inning after two of the top slugging teams in the major leagues engaged in a tense pitchers' duel.
Yoenis Cespedes Tops Todd Frazier In Final, Wins 2nd Straight HR DerbyCespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star skills contest in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round Monday night.
Sims: Breaking Down Mark Teixeira's Latest Wrist InjuryThe role of the sheath is to stabilize the tendon within, enabling it to function more effectively, and minimize the likelihood it would sustain degenerative wear and tear and any resultant inflammation.
Hafner Lifts Yankees Over Jays, Chamberlain Nails Down SaveTravis Hafner had a monster day at the plate as the Yankees edged the Blue Jays, 5-4.
Reyes, Johnson Among Pieces To Blue Jays In Stunning Miami Salary DumpReacting to the Marlins' latest payroll purge on Twitter, slugger Giancarlo Stanton gave it three exclamation marks. Didn't we all?
Sims: Injured Baseball Players Continue To Return To Action PrematurelyOf the many current injuries in Major League Baseball, a number of them might have been avoided with a slower progression back to the field. Others appear to be exacerbations waiting to happen.
Yankees Limp Into Weekend Showdown With Surprising OriolesNo matter whose mistakes cost the Yankees in their sixth loss in nine games, they need to straighten things out: the quickly closing Baltimore Orioles are coming to the Bronx for three games starting Friday.
Injury Breakdown: Jose Bautista’s Unstable Tendon; Surgery A Smart MoveOpting for surgery sooner rather than later all but ensures Bautista will have a complete recovery for 2013.