Baltimore Orioles Catcher Adley Rutschman Makes History in Opener

After a dismal stretch in which the Baltimore Orioles lost over 100 games in three of four seasons, they finished with a respectable 83-79 record in 2021. One of the bright, young players is catcher Adley Rutschman, who was scheduled for his first MLB debut last season before a right triceps strain halted plans. He […]

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Phillies take another injury hit, losing Rhys Hoskins to torn ACL

The Philadelphia Phillies lost another key cog to the starting lineup, as first baseman Rhys Hoskins tore his right ACL while fielding a ground ball in a spring training game on Thursday. Hoskins will undergo reconstructive surgery, and the team did not say precisely how long he will be sidelined. Typically, such an injury requires […]

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Jose Altuve will miss significant time following surgery

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve underwent surgery to repair a fracture in his right thumb. According to team general manager Dana Brown, he will not begin baseball activities for at least two months. A 96-mph fastball hit the 32-year-old Altuve from Daniel Bard in Venezuela’s game against the United States in the World Baseball […]

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