Latest MLB All-Star Game News

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....

LEADING OFF: More All-Star starters in Chisox-Brewers set

Jul. 25, 2021 02:10 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ STAR STARTERS The White Sox and Brewers close a weekend full of impressive pitching matchups in Milwaukee with arguably the best of the bunch Sunday night. ...

LEADING OFF: More All-Star starters in Chisox-Brewers set

Jul. 24, 2021 20:37 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: ___ STAR STARTERS The White Sox and Brewers close a weekend full of impressive pitching matchups in Milwaukee with arguably the best of the bunch Sunday night. ...

Rays acquire All-Star slugger Cruz from non-contending Twins

Jul. 22, 2021 23:45 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nelson Cruz packed up his big bat and joined a contender. The Tampa Bay Rays acquired Cruz, one of baseball's most proven sluggers, in a four-player trade with the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Cruz was well aware of the...

Red Sox hit 5 HRs, beat Blue Jays 7-4 in Buffalo finale

Jul. 21, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — For the city of Buffalo, it was fun while it lasted. After not hosting a Major League Baseball game since its days as a Federal League outpost in 1915, Buffalo made the most of its opportunity, hosting the Toronto Blue Jays over two seasons because...

Giants All-Star shortstop Crawford goes on injured list

Jul. 19, 2021 22:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — San Francisco's injury woes have now hit arguably its best player during the first half of the season. The Giants placed All-Star shortstop Brandon Crawford on the 10-day injured list Monday due to an oblique strain. The move came as they opened a...

LEADING OFF: MLB home run leader Ohtani on mound at Oakland

Jul. 18, 2021 20:49 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Monday: ___ HIS TURN Major league home run leader Shohei Ohtani is set to pitch for the Angels in his first outing since tossing a perfect first inning in the All-Star Game. ...

Indians homer twice off All-Star Bassitt, beat Athletics 4-2

Jul. 18, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Bradley Zimmer had three hits including a home run on All-Star Chris Bassitt’s first pitch, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday. Daniel Johnson, who grew up about 30 minutes north of the Coliseum and had a group of...

Burnes back in All-Star form, Brewers beat Reds 8-0 to sweep

Jul. 18, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Back from the All-Star Game, Corbin Burnes looked more like an All-Star. Burnes returned to form, pitching sharply into the ninth inning Sunday as the Milwaukee Brewers cruised to an 8-0 win and finished a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds. ...

Mets place deGrom on IL with forearm tightness

Jul. 18, 2021 12:52 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The New York Mets will place right-handed pitcher Jacob deGrom on the 10-day injured list with right forearm tightness, manager Luis Rojas announced on Sunday. The Mets ace first experienced the tightness before the All-Star Game and determined on...