James Shields

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 02: Miami Marlins players meet Adeiny Hechavarria #3 at home plate after he hit a two-run walk-off home run to win the game against the San Diego Padres at Marlins Park on August 2, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Hechavarria Hits A Walkoff HR, Marlins Top Padres 5-2

Adeiny Hechavarria hit a three-run home run off Brandon Maurer with one out in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins topped the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Sunday.

12 hours ago

Jose Fernandez #16 of the Miami Marlins pitches during a game against the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park on July 28, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Jose Fernandez Looks To Stay Unbeaten At Marlins Park

If there is anything to feel good about with the 2015 Miami Marlins, it’s the pitcher who will take the mound on Sunday.

19 hours ago

James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Marlins Update: James Shields, Dan Haren And Ichiro

The Miami Marlins have done a good job keeping their promise to Giancarlo Stanton after signing the slugger to a record $325 million contract last November.

01/05/2015

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 26: James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals looks on against the San Francisco Giants during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Trailing Royals Get Advantage Playing At Home

Giants lead the World Series 3-2 on Bumgarner’s masterful outing. But for the Royals, returning to Kansas City could help them win out.

10/27/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 26: Madison Bumgarner #40 celebrates with Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants after defeating the Kansas City Royals 5-0 in Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 5

The Giants’ Madison Bumgarner pitched a complete-game shutout in World Series Game 5 to put the Royals down 3-2. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/27/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 21: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Pitching Matchup Favors Giants In Game 5

The Giants rolled over the Royals in World Series Game 4. A Bumgarner-Shields pitching matchup in Game 5 points to another Giants win.

10/26/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants grounds into a fields choice in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Four of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants And Royals Look For Advantage In World Series Swing Game

James Shields may have been given the nickname “Big Game,” but his postseason track record over the last few seasons – especially this year – suggests it’s a bit inaccurate.

10/26/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 21: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Hard To Beat After World Series Game 1 Win

The San Francisco Giants won the first game of the 2010 and 2012 World Series, which put them on the championship path both times.

10/22/2014

The Kansas City Royals practice during the 2014 World Series Media Day at Kauffman Stadium on October 20, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Royals, Giants Ready To Get World Series Started

Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head.

10/21/2014

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