Burnett ready for one more run with Pirates
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) As he watched the National League wild card game on television last October, A.J. Burnett realized he'd made a mistake by leaving the Pittsburgh Pirates
Bright-spirited Willis wants to make Brewers, 'help other guys'
Willis may or may not make the Milwaukee Brewers' Opening Day roster. After all, the two-time All-Star and 2003 National League rookie of the year hasn't pitched in the major leagues since going 1-6 in thirteen starts with the Reds in 2011
Veteran pitcher Marquis on making Reds starting rotation: 'It's my job to lose'
I know Joey Votto was hurt and Jay Bruce had a down year. But this lineup can be as potent as any lineup in the National League . "I faced a lot of guys on this team, especially in that stadium (Great American Ball Park)," he said. "That's
Q&A: Mat Latos opens up
buy that? A: No. I’m going to tell you right now, Joey at 100 percent healthy is the greatest hitter in the National League . There is no way that I would step away from that because of the way he hits, the way he is. He’s a guy who
A definitive (and highly subjective) 2014 bobblehead ranking (A.L. edition)
missed at least one “added” bobblehead in my National League rankings – which I recommend reading if you haven ..... advertisement and made the appropriate repairs). Second, the National League absolutely killed the American League in bobbleheads
Reports: Braves southpaw Minor wins arbitration case for 2015
the Braves' rotation (62 starts in that span). Minor also notched Atlanta's only playoff victory in the 2013 National League Division Series, stifling the Dodgers (one run allowed, five strikeouts) over 6.1 innings in Game 2. As for
Mark Trumbo beats D-backs in arbitration, will earn $6.9 million
235 with 14 homers and 61 RBI last season, down from 34 homers and 100 RBI the previous year. He was tied for the National League lead in homers and second in RBI when he sustained a foot stress fracture less than a month into the season. Trumbo
Orioles interested in free-agent infielder Everth Cabrera
Orioles' spring training camp. Cabrera was an All-Star in 2013 when he played for the San Diego Padres. He led the National League with 44 steals in 2012. The switch-hitter could compete for a utility job with Ryan Flaherty and non-roster infielder
A definitive (and highly subjective) 2014 bobblehead ranking: NL edition
bobblehead giveaways last season. For the sake of (relative) brevity, I’m splitting up the leagues and ranking them, National League first. And yes, my rankings are highly subjective. This is how I would feel about the bobbleheads
Cueto breeds optimism for Reds, but who will round out starting rotation?
Johnny Cueto had a magical 2014. He was the first Reds pitcher to reach 20 wins in 26 years. No pitcher in the National League started more games, threw more innings, struck out more batters or was tougher to get a hit off of than Cueto