Latest MLB All-Star Game News

Seattle Mariners land All-Star Game earlier than expected

Sep. 16, 2021 18:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — When the Seattle Mariners started down the path of bidding for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the target was 2024 or later to host for a third time. When MLB came back to the club earlier this year asking if 2023 was a possibility, the Mariners...

AP source: Seattle Mariners to host 2023 MLB All-Star Game

Sep. 14, 2021 13:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Mariners will host baseball's 2023 All-Star Game at T-Mobile Park. The team announced a news conference for Thursday at Seattle's Space Needle with baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred. The purpose of the news conference is to announce that...

FEC complaint filed against Georgia Congressman Buddy Carter

Aug. 21, 2021 11:25 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A formal complaint has been filed with the Federal Election Commission against Georgia Congressman Buddy Carter. He is accused of illegal campaign spending. The Democratic Party of Georgia alleges Carter spent campaign funds for a statewide advertisement...

Twins trade 2-time All-Star pitcher José Berríos to Toronto

Jul. 30, 2021 19:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Despite all the speculation that surrounded José Berríos this month, with the Minnesota Twins nowhere near contention and ready to reload for the future, the right-hander wasn’t ready to accept he could be traded. The news that he was heading to...

The Dodgers have pulled off a deal for ace Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner of the Nationals.

Jul. 30, 2021 16:19 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers have pulled off a deal for ace Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner of the Nationals.

Brewers add All-Star 3B Escobar in trade with Diamondbacks

Jul. 28, 2021 22:47 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers acquired All-Star third baseman Eduardo Escobar from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday for two prospects. The 32-year-old Escobar made his first All-Star game this season and is batting .246 with 22 homers. The switch-hitter...

Yankees All-Star Aaron Judge returns from COVID-19 IL

Jul. 27, 2021 19:19 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees star outfielder Aaron Judge and backup catcher Kyle Higashioka have been reinstated from the COVID-19 injured list. Yankees manager Aaron Boone announced the moves before Tuesday night's game at Tampa Bay. Judge started in...

Pirates trade All-Star 2B Frazier to Padres

Jul. 26, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded All-Star second baseman Adam Frazier to the playoff-contending San Diego Padres for three minor leaguers. Frazier was the National League starter in the All-Star Game this month. He leads the majors with 125 hits and is batting .324....