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August 16, 2018 1:33 PM Padres Relief Pitcher Throws Perfect Inning In Trevor Hoffman Flames Socks

The Padres might suck ... but here's something about the team that doesn't -- Craig Stammen's epic Trevor Hoffman socks!! The team's honoring its newest Hall of Famer this weekend with a statue and a bunch of cool Hoffman giveaways ... but Craig got an early jump on the celebration with some heat on his feet. The socks feature the Padres' legendary closer 56

August 15, 2018 6:39 PM Mariners place James Paxton on DL with forearm contusion

The Seattle Mariners have placed ace pitcher James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list with a left forearm contusion. The Mariners announced the roster move Wednesday, one day after Paxton left Seattle's game against Oakland in the first inning after being struck on his left arm by a line drive. Manager Scott Servais said after Tuesday's 3-2 loss that Seattle 51

August 15, 2018 6:17 AM Dodgers' Yasiel Puig, Giants' Nick Hundley ejected after scuffle

Puig swatted his bat in frustration after fouling off a pitch from Tony Watson, and Hundley said something to the Dodgers slugger while still in his crouch. Puig turned around and walked toward Hundley, the catcher stood up and they stood face to face and argued for a moment before Puig shoved Hundley twice. That brought players out of the dugouts and bullpens 52

August 10, 2018 10:48 PM Report: Dodgers RP Jansen out until September

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen is reportedly expected to be sidelined up to one month after he was sent to Los Angeles from Colorado to see his cardiologist because of an irregular heartbeat on Thursday. ESPN reported Friday that Jansen is expected to be out “about a month,” citing unnamed sources. Later in the day, the Dodgers announced they have placed 73

August 9, 2018 9:01 AM Umpire stops Yankees-White Sox game to remove insect from his ear

Who put the bug in the umpire's ear? We may never know. But it took a few minutes to get the bug out. Wednesday night's game between the New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox had to be briefly stopped after a moth apparently flew into the left ear of second base umpire Bruce Dreckman. The umpire stopped play in the bottom of the ninth inning and jogged 57

August 9, 2018 4:13 AM Brett Young Brett Young

A singer and songwriter whose music balances the sophistication of contemporary pop with the emotional palette of modern country, Brett Young was born and raised in Orange County, California, and was a teenager when he first developed a love for music by learning to play guitar. In the late '90s, Young was a student at Costa Mesa's Calvary Chapel High School 77

August 8, 2018 8:27 PM The Mets Are So Bad They Killed the Win

Ace starter Jacob deGrom could very well end up missing out on the Cy Young Award thanks to his team’s putrid offense Baseball’s analytics community has long derided the humble statistic of pitcher wins. The data wonks and eggheads who now control the sport have taken one of the game’s most fundamental numbers, chewed it up and spat out its tattered 49

July 31, 2018 8:50 PM Orioles starters Kevin Gausman, Darren O'Day traded to Braves

In exchange, the Orioles are getting four minor leaguers -- right-hander Evan Phillips, infielder Jean Carlos Encarnacion, catcher Brett Cumberland and left-hander Bruce Zimmermann -- and international slot money. Gausman, 27, is 5-8 with a 4.43 ERA for the Orioles this season. He is under contract and arbitration-eligible through the 2020 season 62

July 31, 2018 6:08 PM Marlins reliever Brad Ziegler returning to Diamondbacks

Brad Ziegler is headed back to the Arizona Diamondbacks, who acquired the veteran reliever for a minor league pitcher Tuesday in a trade with the Miami Marlins, a source told ESPN, confirming multiple reports. Miami will receive 24-year-old right-hander Tommy Eveld, who is is 3-2 with a 1.11 ERA in two levels in the Diamondbacks' system this season 72

July 31, 2018 5:50 PM Indians acquire Leonys Martin in trade with Tigers

Martin, 30, leads the league with nine outfield assists and is batting .251 with nine home runs in 78 games this season, his first with the Tigers. He will provide outfield depth and could be the starting center fielder for an Indians team that has rotated multiple players at the position this season. A native of Cuba, Martin is a career .248 hitter 71