| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Becoming the first team to make the first overall pick a third consecutive year, the Houston Astros chose left-hander Brady Aiken Thursday to open the baseball draft.
Aiken, from Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego, told MLB Network he models...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:32 PM
The Under Armour All-America Baseball Game will be played at Wrigley Field on Saturday, August 16.
The contest, which will air on MLB Network on Sunday, August 17 at 8:00 p.m. CST, features 36 of the best high-school baseball players in the country....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:09 PM
ON THE MOUND: Clayton Kershaw appears to be rounding into form. The two-time Cy Young Award winner won his third consecutive start by limiting the Diamondbacks to one run and eight hits over seven innings. The last time Kershaw's ERA was under 3.00 was...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:30 AM
NBC led the field Tuesday with six wins at the 35th annual Sports Emmy Awards, presented at Frederick P. Rose Hall in Gotham.
The Peacock's "Sunday Night Football" (pictured) extended its streak in the live sports series category to a sixth consecutive...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to see "Nymphomaniac" now or wait for the edited version on cable.
The Skinny: Caught Sunday's "The Walking Dead" last night where the Lizzie character got Fredo'd. Godfather fans will get the reference. Tough...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 4:37 PM
"Why is it OK for you to shift down seven but it's not OK for me to bunt?"
— Oakland shortstop Jed Lowrie after Houston Manager Bo Porter yelled at him for bunting with a seven-run lead — but with the Astros in a defensive shift that all but...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:38 PM
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has drawn plenty of ire in the baseball world as he continues to fight his 211-game suspension from Major League Baseball for allegedly using performance-enhancing drugs.
But MLB Network analyst Peter...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Mike Trout did not make it past the first round in this winter’s “Face of the Franchise” tournament on MLB Network, losing to Arizona slugger Paul Goldschmidt in the first round. But the Angels star is not lacking for name...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Angels-owned radio station KLAA (AM 830) has hired troubled ex-major leaguer Jim Leyritz to co-host a new sports talk show, a peculiar move for a club that lost promising young pitcher Nick Adenhart to a drunk-driving accident in 2009.
Leyritz, a two-...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Former Encino Crespi pitcher Jeff Suppan has officially retired after 17 major-league seasons. He made the announcement to Jon Heyman of the MLB Network. Here's the story from MLB.com.
He was the 2006 National League Championship Series MVP for the St....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:40 PM
I’m thinking they’re not all going to fit into the broadcast booth at one time.
But the Dodgers’ impressive stable of ex-players set to fill roles at their new sports network continues to grow.
Jerry Hairston Jr., an absolute natural...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Shortstop Corey Seager and right-hander Yimi Garcia will represent the Dodgers at the Arizona Fall League’s showcase event Saturday.
The AFL’s Fall Stars game will be televised live by MLB Network at 5 p.m. PDT. The game will be played at...