Welington Castillo Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive For Performance Enhancing Substance (Giuseppe)

Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo will be suspended 80 games for violating Major League Baseball’s joint drug agreement. It has not been specified as to exactly what Castillo was caught using, but according to a source, the substance was not … Continue reading Welington Castillo Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive For Performance Enhancing Substance (Giuseppe)

Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive for Performance-Enhancing Drugs (Giuseppe)

Seattle Mariners All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano was suspended for the use of Furosemide on Tuesday. The suspension is for 80 games and Cano will go unpaid during that timespan. Furosemide is a loop diuretic (or a water pill) that blocks your … Continue reading Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive for Performance-Enhancing Drugs (Giuseppe)

Seattle Mariners Starter James Paxton Tosses No-Hitter Against Toronto Blue Jays (Giuseppe)

Seattle Mariners starter James Paxton was absolutely stellar in his start on Tuesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays in which he pitched a no-hitter in dominant form. Paxton became the first Canadian pitcher to ever throw a no-hitter on Canadian … Continue reading Seattle Mariners Starter James Paxton Tosses No-Hitter Against Toronto Blue Jays (Giuseppe)

Ichiro Suzuki Ends His 2018 Season, Takes Job with Seattle Mariners Front Office (Giuseppe)

Ichiro Suzuki’s 2018 season is officially over as Suzuki will resume a position in the Seattle Mariners’ front office. “With Ichiro’s track record of success, his personality, his unique perspective and his work ethic, he is singularly positioned to impact … Continue reading Ichiro Suzuki Ends His 2018 Season, Takes Job with Seattle Mariners Front Office (Giuseppe)

Josh Hader Becomes First Pitcher to Ever Strike Out 8 Batters in an Outing of Less than 3 Innings (Giuseppe)

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader was called upon to get an 8-out save on Monday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds. Hader was certainly up to the task and accomplished it in record-breaking style. In his 8 out save, Hader recorded all 8 of … Continue reading Josh Hader Becomes First Pitcher to Ever Strike Out 8 Batters in an Outing of Less than 3 Innings (Giuseppe)

Nick Kingham Loses Perfect Game in 7th Inning in MLB Debut Against St. Louis Cardinals (Giuseppe)

Welcome to Major League Baseball Nick Kingham! Prior to being called up, the Pittsburgh Pirates number 12 overall prospect, according to MLB pipeline, allowed just five runs with four of those being earned on 15 hits and seven walks along … Continue reading Nick Kingham Loses Perfect Game in 7th Inning in MLB Debut Against St. Louis Cardinals (Giuseppe)

Kevin Gausman Tosses Immaculate Inning Against Indians in the Seventh (Giuseppe)

Baltimore Orioles starter Kevin Gausman accomplished a rare and interesting feat in the 7th inning of Monday’s game against the Cleveland Indians by throwing an immaculate inning. Gausman is just the 85th pitcher to throw at least 1 immaculate inning and Gausman’s was the 90th immaculate inning in Major … Continue reading Kevin Gausman Tosses Immaculate Inning Against Indians in the Seventh (Giuseppe)

Giants’ Brandon Belt, Angels’ Jaime Barrios Set Record with 21-Pitch At-Bat (Giuseppe)

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Jaime Barrios and San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt set a modern-day record in the first inning of Sunday’s game in Anaheim with a 21 pitch at-bat. Brandon Belt initially fell behind in the … Continue reading Giants’ Brandon Belt, Angels’ Jaime Barrios Set Record with 21-Pitch At-Bat (Giuseppe)

Colorado Rockies Sign Charlie Blackmon to 6-Year, $108 Million Extension (Giuseppe)

The Colorado Rockies and superstar centerfielder Charlie Blackmon agreed to a 6-year, $108 Million contract extension on Wednesday. The deal reportedly could be worth $116 Million as a result of incentives. The deal will pay Blackmon $12 Million in addition to the … Continue reading Colorado Rockies Sign Charlie Blackmon to 6-Year, $108 Million Extension (Giuseppe)

Jorge Polanco Suspended 80 games After Testing Positive for Stanozolol (Giuseppe)

The Minnesota Twins will be needing a short-term replacement at shortstop in 2018 after Jorge Polanco was suspended for 80 games after testing positive for Stanozolol. Stanozolol, which is sold under many brand names, is an androgen and anabolic steroid medication which … Continue reading Jorge Polanco Suspended 80 games After Testing Positive for Stanozolol (Giuseppe)