Milwaukee Brewers

Rosenthal: The Angels, typically unpredictable, continue busy offseason with Hunter Renfroe trade

That’s three moves now. Three moves in six days from a team many expected to be dormant this offseason, or even in retreat. Three moves at a time when most other clubs are still gathering information, still weighing how to proceed on the trade and free-market markets. The Angels are for sale, but Arte Moreno …

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Rosenthal: What I’m hearing about MLB free agency with Justin Verlander, Anthony Rizzo and more

What I’m hearing: • The market for free-agent starting pitchers is quite active, and the early asks from the three biggest names — Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander and Carlos Rodón — are, to no one’s surprise, quite high. Rangers general manager Chris Young, who already traded for Jake Odorizzi and extended a qualifying offer to …

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Francisco Lindor’s grand slam propels Mets to comeback win

MILWAUKEE — Francisco Lindor spent much of Tuesday’s pregame on the clubhouse couch huddled under a blanket, resembling someone who might have celebrated too much the previous night. But the star shortstop was wide awake and full of energy when the Mets needed him most. Lindor smashed a go-ahead grand slam in the seventh inning …

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Bowden: 13 MLB players who need to step up as the postseason races heat up

Only three more weeks remain in the MLB regular season and the postseason races are heating up. The Braves trail the Mets by only half a game in the National League East and the White Sox are just three behind the Guardians in the American League Central. The AL wild-card teams have separated from the …

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What MLB players and managers are saying about the rule changes for 2023

Major League Baseball’s competition committee approved a slate of rule changes that will go into effect for the 2023 season. The changes include the implementation of a pitch clock, restrictions on defensive shifts and larger bases. The new rules sparked varied reactions from around the league. The Players Association had four seats on the 11-person …

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Aaron Judge’s decision tops MLB’s best moves of the year

Aaron Judge surprised folks by turning down the Yankees’ $213.5 million, seven-year offer on the eve of this season. Judge gambled big, and won bigger. Yankees president Randy Levine called Judge an “all-time Yankee” on The Post podcast “The Show.” With Judge at 55 homers and counting, the price is rising, possibly by $75 million …

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Law: Notes on Corbin Carroll, Hunter Brown and other significant September call-ups

September call-ups ain’t what they used to be. Back in my day, you could call up everyone in your system, even from the class Q league, where players would wear onions on their belts because that was the style at the time. Now MLB clubs are limited to a 28-man roster in September, which is …

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‘This is our house’: Albert Pujols schools Brewers, helps launch Cardinals to power win | St. Louis Cardinals

Hours before he hit two home runs and punctuated an emphatic victory, Cardinals great Albert Pujols gave a young, struggling teammate a tip, leading to the homer that changed the game. During a hitters’ meeting early Sunday morning, Pujols drew from his previous at-bats against Milwaukee reliever Taylor Rogers, including an eight-pitch strikeout Saturday. Five …

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MLB trade deadline superlatives: Weirdest trade, most improved teams, GMs who shined and more

Have you caught your breath yet? This trade deadline did not disappoint. We waited and waited and waited for moves, and then they came, fast and furious. Now that the dust has settled on the 2022 trade deadline and I’ve shared my grades for all 30 teams, let’s have some fun with deadline superlatives. So, …

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