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Blue Jays Lose Encarnacion for the Season

Blue Jays Lose Encarnacion for the Season

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(TORONTO) — Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion will have left wrist surgery and miss the rest of the season.
The wrist has been bothering Encarnacion most of the season but started hurting more in …

Pujols Out for the Season

Pujols Out for the Season

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images (ANAHEIM) — The Los Angeles Angels officially announced Monday that star slugger Albert Pujols’ season is over. Pujols hasn’t played since July 26, when he suffered a partial tear of the left plantar fascia aft…

Teixeira Has MRI, Shows No New Tear in Wrist

Teixeira Has MRI, Shows No New Tear in Wrist

Rob Tringali/SportsChrome/Getty Images(ANAHEIM) — New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira had an MRI Sunday that revealed no new tear in his right wrist, only inflammation.”There’s inflammation, and even though he’s hurt, that’s probably th…

Sources: Diamondbacks Agree to Five-Year Extension With Paul Goldschmidt

Sources: Diamondbacks Agree to Five-Year Extension With Paul Goldschmidt

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(PHOENIX) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a five-year, $32 million contract extension with first baseman Paul Goldschmidt, according to ESPN’s Jim Bowden.
The extension also includes a a club option of $…

Sources: Diamondbacks Agree to Five-Year Extension With Paul Goldschmidt

Sources: Diamondbacks Agree to Five-Year Extension With Paul Goldschmidt

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(PHOENIX) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a five-year, $32 million contract extension with first baseman Paul Goldschmidt, according to ESPN’s Jim Bowden.
The extension also includes a a club option of $…

Red Sox Agree to Minor League Deal with Lyle Overbay

Red Sox Agree to Minor League Deal with Lyle Overbay

Mike McGinnis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Veteran first baseman Lyle Overbay agreed Thursday to a one-year minor league deal with the Boston Red Sox.
The 36-year-old Overbay will also receive an invitation to spring training. 
Overbay joins a Sox te…

Teixeira Strains Calf, Could Miss Two Weeks

Teixeira Strains Calf, Could Miss Two Weeks

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira suffered a Grade 1 sprain to his left calf, during the Yankees 8-7 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays Monday.
Teixeira injured himself after running out a foul ball in the fo…

Lance Berkman to Have Knee Surgery

Lance Berkman to Have Knee Surgery

Jeff Golden/Getty Images(ST. LOUIS) – St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Lance Berkman will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Friday in Vail, Colo.
If Berkman only has a torn meniscus, he could return after the All-Star break.  If Berk…

Reports: Fielder To Meet With Rangers

Reports: Fielder To Meet With Rangers

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images(DALLAS)  — Heralded free agent first baseman Prince Fielder is in Dallas to talk with the Texas Rangers according to multiple media reports.
If Fielder were to sign with the Rangers, he would be further bolstering a s…

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