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Alex Rodriguez Facing Suspension Over Gambling Allegations

According to a report from ThirdAge.com, New York Yankees star third baseman Alex Rodriguez could face a suspension for illegal gambling allegations. Per the report, Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York said, “”Major League Baseball is [...]

Shane Victorino to Have Thumb Examined

According to MLBlogs.com, Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder Shane Victorino will miss most of this week as he gets his right thumb examined by hand specialist Dr. Randall Culp in Philadelphia. Victorino reportedly jammed his thumb while going [...]

Jose Reyes Not Rushing Back to Lineup

According to ESPNNewYork.com, New York Mets star shortstop Jose Reyes will not rush back from his hamstring injury. Reyes reportedly will assess his injury again before today’s game, and will then make a decision. Fantasy Analysis [...]

Albert Pujols Out 4-6 Weeks With Forearm Fracture

According to Ken Rosenthal via Twitter, St. Louis Cardinals star first baseman Albert Pujols is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a forearm fracture. Fantasy Analysis Due to the Cardinals’ tendency to be overly optimistic in [...]

Florida Marlins Hire Jack McKeon as Interim Manager

According to Jon Heyman via Twitter, the Florida Marlins have hired 80-year old Jack McKeon as their interim manager to finish the 2011 season. McKeon takes over for Edwin Rodriguez following his resignation after a poor [...]

Oakland Athletics Fire Manager, Hire New One

The Oakland Athletics have reportedly fired their team manager after a rough start to the 2011 MLB season, and have decided to move into another direction. The A’s are slumping big time, and responded to yesterday’s [...]

New York Mets Sell Minority Stake of Team

According to ESPN.com, the New York Mets have officially agreed to sell 49% of their team to David Einhorn for a reported $200 million. Specifics aren’t known, but what is known is that Einhorn is only [...]

Buster Posey Suffers Broken Fibula, Strained Ankle

Update: 5/27/2011 Posey has reportedly suffered a broken fibula and a severe ankle strain, and is expected to miss at least two months of action. Posey did manage to escape any major ligament damage and his [...]

Yankees’ Rafael Soriano Out 6-8 Weeks

According to Andrew Marchand via Twitter, New York Yankees relief pitcher Rafael Soriano is expectef to miss roughly 6-8 weeks due to elbow soreness. Soriano has experienced inflammation and soreness and probably could use a break [...]

Colorado’s Jorge De La Rosa Out For Season

According to the Denver Post, Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa’s 2011 season is over after sustaining a complete ligament tear is his left elbow. De La Rosa is expected to undergo Tommy John [...]