Zack Wheeler and Phillies reach $126 million, 3-year deal for 2025-27

Zack Wheeler and Phillies reach $126 million, 3-year deal for 2025-27

The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed with ace Zack Wheeler on a three-year contract worth a reported $126 million, and his $42 million average salary would be the highest in franchise history.

Betts, Ohtani and Freeman make for an impressive trio at the top of the Dodgers' batting order

Betts, Ohtani and Freeman make for an impressive trio at the top of the Dodgers' batting order

With Mookie Betts, Shohei Ohtani and Freddie Freeman, the Los Angeles Dodgers have quite the trio at the top of their batting order.

Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. is dealing with some right knee irritation

Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. is dealing with some right knee irritation

Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. has some irritation around his meniscus in his surgically repaired right knee.

Third baseman Matt Chapman and Giants reach a $54 million, 3-year deal, AP source says

Third baseman Matt Chapman and Giants reach a $54 million, 3-year deal, AP source says

A person familiar with the negotiations says third baseman Matt Chapman and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $54 million, three-year contract.

The Philadelphia Phillies are scrapping $1 hot dog nights following unruly fan behavior

The Philadelphia Phillies are scrapping $1 hot dog nights following unruly fan behavior

The Philadelphia Phillies have scrapped their popular $1 hot dog nights for the 2024 season.

Shohei Ohtani stuns Dodgers -- and many around the world -- with marriage announcement

Shohei Ohtani stuns Dodgers -- and many around the world -- with marriage announcement

Baseball star Shohei Ohtani announced on his Instagram account that he is married.

Stacy Wakefield had a passion for service that continued after husband Tim Wakefield's death

Stacy Wakefield had a passion for service that continued after husband Tim Wakefield's death

Stacy Wakefield is being remembered for her passion for service, which included visits with cancer-stricken kids up until the final months of her life.

Harper settling in at first for Phillies; Muncy takes a hit in Yamamoto spring debut for Dodgers

Harper settling in at first for Phillies; Muncy takes a hit in Yamamoto spring debut for Dodgers

Bryce Harper is settling in as a full-time first baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies.

Yoshinobu Yamamoto throws 2 impressive, scoreless innings in MLB exhibition debut for Dodgers

Yoshinobu Yamamoto throws 2 impressive, scoreless innings in MLB exhibition debut for Dodgers

Yoshinobu Yamamoto struck out three batters over two scoreless innings in his exhibition debut on Wednesday, giving a glimpse into why the Los Angeles Dodgers believe the Japanese right-hander can become an ace in the big leagues.

Stacy Wakefield dies less than 5 months after her husband, World Series champion Tim Wakefield

Stacy Wakefield dies less than 5 months after her husband, World Series champion Tim Wakefield

Stacy Wakefield, the widow of former Boston Red Sox pitcher and two-time World Series champion Tim Wakefield, has died.

Despite a long free agency and a short contract, Cody Bellinger is thrilled to be back with the Cubs

Despite a long free agency and a short contract, Cody Bellinger is thrilled to be back with the Cubs

Cody Bellinger’s free agency dragged into spring training, and it ended without the long-term deal he wanted.

MLB wants to make starting pitching more prominent, but it's a tough task in today's game

MLB wants to make starting pitching more prominent, but it's a tough task in today's game

Major League Baseball wants to put a greater emphasis on starting pitching.

Shohei Ohtani hits 2-run homer in first exhibition game with Los Angeles Dodgers

Shohei Ohtani hits 2-run homer in first exhibition game with Los Angeles Dodgers

Shohei Ohtani is likely to get two or three plate appearances Tuesday when he makes his exhibition debut with the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Chicago White Sox.

Twins acquire outfielder Manuel Margot in 3-player trade with Dodgers, who add Kiké Hernández

Twins acquire outfielder Manuel Margot in 3-player trade with Dodgers, who add Kiké Hernández

A person with knowledge of the trade tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Twins have agreed to acquire outfielder Manuel Margot in a three-player trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers, The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had yet to be finalized.

Yankees pitcher Cortes emerges pain-free from first spring training start after injury-marred 2023

Yankees pitcher Cortes emerges pain-free from first spring training start after injury-marred 2023

New York Yankees pitcher Nestor Cortes emerged pain-free from his first spring training appearance.