Go the distance: Cubs and Reds play at Iowa’s ‘Field of Dreams’

DYERSVILLE, Iowa (AP) — David Bell’s grandfather, father and brother played in the majors. Bell himself spent 12 years in the major leagues and worked as a coach and front office executive before taking over as manager of the Cincinnati Reds. So here is, ” field of dreams”, a film about family and baseball, hits … Read more

Matt Carpenter fractures left foot on foul ball amid season restart with New York Yankees

1:05 AM ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer close Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. SEATTLE– Matt Charpentierthe dream comeback season of New York Yankees could have ended early Monday night. Carpenter, 36, broke his left foot when he fouled an 89mph slider from Seattle Mariners hall Logan Gilbert in the first round. He … Read more

Clay Holmes makes another save to sink Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The Yankees would have found a way, during the first half of the season, to win the game they played Friday night. It’s not the first part of the season anymore. Closer Clay Holmes struggled for a second straight appearance, coming into the eighth inning and giving up a fielding hit, a walk and a … Read more

Clay Holmes makes another save to sink Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The Yankees would have found a way, during the first half of the season, to win the game they played Friday night. It’s not the first part of the season anymore. Closer Clay Holmes struggled for a second straight appearance, coming into the eighth inning and giving up a fielding hit, a walk and a … Read more

Law’s trade report: Yankees add Frankie Montas. I don’t like this trade for Oakland.

Frankie Montas has been on the trade block so long, he erected four houses and a hotel there. Luckily for everyone involved, he has a new home, because the Yankees sent a four player package at Oakland for Montas and reliever Lou Trivinoa deal that makes it look like Oakland sold low and didn’t have … Read more

New York Yankees acquire starter Frankie Montas, closer Lou Trivino from Oakland Athletics

4:35 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN close ESPN MLB InsiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” The New York Yankees acquired a right-handed starter Frankie Montas and closer Lou Trivino in an agreement with the Oakland Athleticsthe Yankees announced Monday. The A’s get left-handers Ken Waldichuk and JP … Read more

Buyers, Sellers and Players to Watch

With MLB’s August 2 trade deadline fast approaching, teams across the league will be looking to acquire or part ways with their star players over the coming week. As trade talks continue to heat up between the clubs, here’s a look at the likely buyers, sellers and players to watch on the trading bloc: Commercial … Read more