Baseball Timeline

Chris Carpenter Out For 2013 Season, Possibly Longer [Report]


St. Louis Cardinals ace pitcher Chris Carpenter will potentially miss the entire 2013 season, the team announced Tuesday. Cards general manager John Mozeliak made the announcement during a press conference, citing continued issues with the health of Carpenter’s right shoulder, neck, and arm. “Do I envision Carp returning? I would say it’s very unlikely, so… Read more »

Carl Pavano Injures Spleen While Shoveling Snow

Carl Pavano

Carl Pavano ruptured his spleen this week while shoveling snow. The 37-year-old free-agent was shoveling snow in the driveway at his Vermont home. The free-agent pitcher is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks following the injury. It hasn’t been a good year for Pavano and injuries. He suffered a right shoulder injury… Read more »

Derek Jeter Cleared For Baseball Activity, Aims For Opening Day Return

Derek Jeter Cleared For Baseball Activity, Aims For Opening Day Return

Derek Jeter has been cleared to start baseball activity after recovering from a broken ankle, leading the New York Yankees shortstop to aim for an Opening Day return. The 38-year-old Yankees captain broke his ankle during a disappointing playoff run for the Yankees that ended in the AL Championship series against the Detroit Tigers. Jeter… Read more »

Alex Rodriguez Undergoes Hip Surgery, Expected To Be Out For 6 Months

A Rod undergoes hip surgery

New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez underwent surgery on his left hip Wednesday and is expected to be out for six months to ensure a full recovery. According to The Washington Post, Rodriguez’s doctor repaired a torn labrum and impingement. The surgery “went as planned and without complication.” Rodriguez, 37, is expected to be released from… Read more »

Texas Rangers Sign Lance Berkman To $11 Million, One Year Contract

Lance Berkman New Contract With Rangers

Free agent Lance Berkman has agreed to a one-year, $11 million contract with the Texas Rangers. The contract is believed to include a vesting option for the 2014 MLB season. The 36-year-old must pass a physical for the deal to become official. Berkman injured his left calf last season and has undergone two surgeries on… Read more »

David Price, Tampa Bay Rays, Agree To One-Year Deal

David Price Agrees To One Year Contract

American League Cy Young Award winner David Price has agreed to a one-year contract with the Tampa Bay Rays. The short-term contract will allow both sides to avoid salary arbitration. According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, the deal is worth just north of $10 million, a big bump from Price’s $4.35 million contract during the 2012… Read more »