CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

75 results for "comeback"

Page of 4
  1. Position players to watch this spring

    Jim Bowden

    Infielders and outfielders have joined pitchers and catchers at spring training in Arizona and Florida, and the drama is ongoing. We are already monitoring injuries, position changes, trade rumors, comebacks and players with new teams. Here are 12 in...

    Blog | February 26, 2015
  2. Pitchers and catchers to watch this spring

    Jim Bowden

    Pitchers and catchers for nearly all MLB teams have reported by now, and the drama is ongoing. We are already monitoring injuries, trade rumors, comebacks and how players on new teams are fitting in. I'll be in Arizona and Florida at various times th...

    Blog | February 22, 2015
  3. Yankees keeping eye on Santana?

    AJ Mass

    Soon-to-be 36-year-old Johan Santana is trying to make a comeback, one year after he tore an Achilles tendon while pitching an extended spring training game last June in a similar return attempt for the Baltimore Orioles. Dan Martin of the New Yor...

    Blog | January 14, 2015
  4. Gutierrez considering MLB comeback?

    Joe Kaiser

    Oft-injured veteran Franklin Gutierrez was re-signed by Seattle last winter but announced in February his intention to sit out the 2014 season to allow his body to recover and have a real break from the game. Has the veteran center fielder given up h...

    Blog | October 01, 2014
  5. Ramirez to join Cubs staff?

    AJ Mass

    Team president Theo Epstein may be ready to bring Manny Ramirez into the Chicago Cubs clubhouse next season, but only if the veteran slugger is ready to end any pursuit of a major league comeback. As Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times wr...

    Blog | October 01, 2014
  6. Mulder still trying to pitch in 2015?

    Joe Kaiser

    Mark Mulder's comeback attempt with the Los Angeles Angels was derailed prior to Spring Training when he tore his Achilles tendon in February, but the veteran lefty isn't ready to call it quits just yet. According to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange Co...

    Blog | August 07, 2014
  7. Potential pitching targets for Red Sox

    Buster Olney

    BOSTON -- Yoenis Cespedes got a hanging slider from Shane Greene on Saturday, a great chance to make an initial statement to Red Sox fans about the damage he can do. There were runners on base, and Boston was trying to mount a comeback. But Cesped...

    Blog | August 03, 2014
  8. Marlins could be buyers at trade deadline

    Buster Olney

    Before you dismiss the notion that the Miami Marlins could be serious players in the market over the next few days, it's worth noting that, after their wild comeback win over Washington on Monday, they are closer to the leader in their division -- si...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  9. When will Chapman return to Reds?

    AJ Mass

    The comeback of Aroldis Chapman is expected to start its final phase on Thursday as the reliever is scheduled to make his first live appearance on the mound for the Class A Dayton Dragons. According to C. Trent Rosencrans of the Cincinnati Enquire...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  10. How D-backs deal with Trumbo injury

    AJ Mass

    Amid the celebration of a 7-5 comeback win over the Chicago Cubs, there was still a cloud hanging over the Arizona Diamondbacks clubhouse. As Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports, manager Kirk Gibson told reporters after the game "an MRI on l...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  11. Closer concerns in Philly?

    AJ Mass

    On Wednesday, the Texas Rangers came from 3-1 down in the ninth inning to defeat the Philadelphia Phillies, 4-3. The comeback by the Rangers was a direct result of the ineffectiveness of closer Jonathan Papelbon, who seemed to want to point the finge...

    Blog | April 03, 2014
  12. Beimel's comeback bid

    Doug Mittler

    Veteran left-handed reliever Joe Beimel is making a "strong bid" to earn a spot in the Seattle Mariners' bullpen as a non-roster invitee, reports MLB.com's Greg Johns. The 36-year-old Beimel is coming off Tommy John surgery and last pitched in the...

    Blog | March 08, 2014
  13. Three teams looking at Johan

    AJ Mass

    Jon Heyman of CBS Sports says that Johan Santana is "drawing interest from at least three American League teams" and has been working out and throwing on his own with an eye towards a June comeback to the major leagues. The Minnesota Twins have be...

    Blog | February 24, 2014
  14. Could Johan end up in pinstripes?

    AJ Mass

    Although the Minnesota Twins are reportedly quite interested in giving Johan Santana a chance to attempt a comeback, they are not believed to be the only contenders to get the pitcher's signature on a contract for 2014. As La Velle E. Neal III of ...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  15. Mulder's career may be over

    AJ Mass

    What could have been one of the feel-good stories of 2014 took a disastrous turn on Saturday, as pitcher Mark Mulder's comeback attempt ended before it even really began. Mulder, who last pitched in the major leagues in 2008, had signed a minor le...

    Blog | February 16, 2014
  16. Pineiro eyes comeback

    Doug Mittler

    Veteran righthander Joel Pineiro is hoping to parlay some strong outings in winter ball into another chance at making a major league roster. Pineiro went 2-0 with a 3.12 ERA in 26 innings in five outings for Ponce this winter in Puerto Rico and sa...

    Blog | February 03, 2014