The man who allegedly smuggled baseball player Yasiel Puig into the U.S. from Cuba pleaded not guilty on Thursday following his arrest.
In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.
Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.
Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki have announced three members of their respective teams for Monday night’s Home Run Derby at Target Field.
Marlins rout Dodgers 13-3 with 3 HRs.
Josh Beckett wound up on the right side for the first time in a long time. Beckett earned his first victory in more than a year and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended Jacob Turner’s winless streak, beating the Miami Marlins 7-1 Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins may be on a four-game slide, but they’re much more concerned with potentially losing Jose Fernandez for the rest of the season.
Jeff Baker hit a game-winning double off the wall with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 Sunday.
Pinch-hitter Carl Crawford hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers escaped several late-inning jams to beat the Miami Marlins 9-7 on Saturday night.