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Jays stay busy, get Matz from Mets for prospects
The Toronto Blue Jays acquired left-hander Steven Matz from the New York Mets in exchange for three pitching prospects.[read more]

Winners and losers on a Hall of Fame election day in which nobody got elected
For the first time since 2013, no player received enough votes to make it into Cooperstown. What were the surprises and disappointments -- and what does it say about the ballot?[read more]

Aaron procession drives through site of 715th HR
Hank Aaron's funeral procession Wednesday passed by the former site of Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, where the baseball great hit his iconic 715th home run to eclipse the mark established by Babe Ruth.[read more]

Reports: Yankees add O'Day to bolster bullpen
The Yankees agreed to a 1-year deal with submarining reliever Darren O'Day, according to reports, bolstering their bullpen two days after trading Adam Ottavino to Boston.[read more]

Springer: Echoes of Astros in Jays' young core
New Blue Jays star George Springer said Wednesday that he thinks Toronto's promising young core is similar to the group he played with that led Houston to its first World Series title in 2017.[read more]

Mets promote assistant GM Scott to acting GM
The Mets promoted assistant general manager Zack Scott to acting GM on Wednesday, eight days after GM Jared Porter was fired.[read more]

Will anyone get in next year? Way-too-early 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame preview
Think this year's voting was full of difficult decisions? Wait until A-Rod and Big Papi are eligible for the first time while Bonds, Clemens and others get one last chance.[read more]

Aaron diversity fund starts with $2M in pledges
The Braves plan to honor Hank Aaron during the upcoming season, starting with a $1 million donation to establish the Henry Louis Aaron Fund, which will work to increase minority participation among players, managers, coaches and front-office personnel.[read more]

BBWAA urges HOF to keep Schilling on ballot
The BBWAA said Wednesday that Curt Schilling should remain on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot in 2022 despite his request to be removed.[read more]

Ex-Mets GM joins Jay-Z's Roc Nation as COO
Former Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen has been hired as the new chief operating officer for Roc Nation Sports.[read more]