Chipper Jones now dating Playboy model Lexi Ray aka Taylor Higgins Larry Brown Sports
BJ Upton reportedly agrees to contract with Braves
B.J. Upton reportedly has agreed to sign with the Atlanta Braves, multiple outlets have said. The 28-year-old free agent center fielder and his agent reportedly spent much of the day on Wednesday in negotiations with the club. David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the sides haggled over a guaranteed sixth year Upton was seeking.
Angry Marlins fans staged a protest … and only five people showed up
A group of Miami Marlins fans decided to stage a protest of the franchise on Tuesday, but in typical Marlins fashion, the crowd was sparse.
Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado is among those who would prefer to see the Marlins- Blue Jays trade not go through. Commissioner Bug Selig, who is aware of the outrage around Miami, is reviewing the trade but will do what is in the best interest of Major League Baseball.Los That Sports Blog
The Cardinals are set to unveil updated team uniforms and a new alternate home jersey for the 2013 season on Friday. The reveal will come at Busch Stadium during a 10 a.m. CT news conference, which will be streamed live on Cardinals.com.
Yankees Triple-A team gets new name & logo
The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees hosted an event dubbed “The Big Reveal” on Wednesday to annouce that they would no longer be the Yankees and they will now be called the RailRiders.
The Marlins Just Told Their Fans To Go Screw Themselves
Sources say that the Marlins have agreed to a trade that will slash their payroll from $102 million to $24.4 million by sending Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, John Buck, and Emilio Bonifacio to Toronto in exchange for Yunel Escobar, Henderson Alvarez, Jeff Mathis and prospects Jake Marisnick, Adeiny Hechavarria, Justin Nicolino, and Anthony DeSclafani. Wow. Let’s take a step back for a second, so we can see just what a huge middle finger this is to Miami’s fans.
Mets unveil new blue alternate jerseys for 2013
The Mets revealed their new blue alternate jerseys on Wednesday morning by Tweeting out a picture of Johan Santana in the new digs. Pretty simple classic design with the traditional Mets script front along with orange piping and the 2013 All-Star Game logo patch on the sleeve.