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How Arraez went from giving up on baseball to MLB's best hitter
It all began when Arraez, a natural righty, would pick up his plastic bat left-handed to strike a ball hung from the family's mango tree. His father, Ernesto, taught him to swing for left field, where he insisted hits could be found. That mentality transformed Luis into "La Regadera" or "The Sprinkler," spraying balls across the field.
Estes 'living in the moment' after making MLB debut
Joey Estes was a 20-year-old pitcher finishing up his first season at High-A Lansing. Just over a year later, he found himself on a big league mound squaring off against the likes of superstar Julio Rodríguez and the rest of a playoff-contending Mariners squad.
Diamondbacks' Corbin Carroll becomes first rookie in MLB history to record 25 home runs, 50 stolen bases
Carroll is the 13th member of the 25/50 club and the only other players to do it at age 23 or younger are Hanley Ramirez and César Cedeño. Ramirez had 29 homers and 51 steals with the 2007 Florida Marlins. Cedeño did it twice with the Houston Astros: 25 homers and 56 steals in 1973, and 26 homers and 57 steals in 1974.
Yankees prospect Jasson Domínguez undergoes Tommy John surgery after tearing UCL in 8th MLB game
Today OF Jasson Domínguez underwent “Tommy John” reconstruction surgery, which included the addition of internal bracing. The surgery was performed by Dr. Keith Meister in Arlington, Texas. The anticipated recovery process is expected to take 9-10 months.
MLB fans ripped Stephen A. Smith on his ridiculous take that Shohei Ohtani isn't worth $500M
ESPN’s sports debate captain Stephen A. Smith is never one to shy away from a hot take, but his rant against MLB superstar Shohei Ohtani getting paid feels like it’s pushing it by even his own standards. On a new edition of First Take, Smith argued that no MLB team should pay Ohtani a $500 million contract for a litany of reasons.
How Oakland A’s latest pitching prospect fared in MLB debut
To make room on the active roster, relief pitcher Devin Sweet was optioned to Las Vegas. Pitcher Sean Newcomb, who underwent successful left knee lateral meniscus repair surgery on Wednesday, was placed on the 60-day IL to clear a 40-man roster spot.
Yankees-Blue Jays MLB 2023 live stream (9/20): How to watch online, TV info, time
The Yankees-Blue Jays game starts at 6:05 p.m. Central (7:10 p.m. Eastern) and will be live streamed on Amazon Prime video, which is available for $8.99 per month. SportsNet and TVA Sports will broadcast the game regionally.
Diamondbacks' Corbin Carroll adds MLB history to NL Rookie of the Year campaign
Arizona Diamondbacks rookie Corbin Carroll is the favorite for NL Rookie of the Year, and his performance Wednesday in his team's 7-1 win over the San Francisco Giants offered a reminder as to why that is.
MLB roundup: Twins close in on AL Central title
The Twins (81-72) trimmed their magic number to clinch the AL Central to two games. With Minnesota trailing 3-2, Willi Castro singled leading off the ninth against Reds closer Alexis Díaz (9-5), then stole second and took third on catcher Luke Maile’s throwing error. Kyle Farmer followed with a tying single.