Clay Buchholz - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Clay Buchholz Mets' Matz has tender elbow, status for opening day in doubt New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his next start because of tenderness in his left elbow, putting his status for opening day in doubt. Matz had been scheduled to throw Monday in a minor league game. "There's a little irritation, and he's got to work that out," Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Sunday. "We ... Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:31:00 GMT 2017-03-27T00:31:00Z Royals expect Salvador Perez to be ready for opener Kansas City expects All-Star catcher Salvador Perez to be ready for its opener at Minnesota on April 3 after tests showed inflammation but no structural damage in his injured left knee. The Royals are concerned about his hyperextended left elbow, and manager Ned Yost said Perez probably will be ready to play in a week. Perez was injured... Thu, 16 Mar 2017 05:02:00 GMT 2017-03-16T05:02:00Z House leaves in ambulance after taking liner off head Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday after being hit on the head by a line drive in the ninth inning of a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers. The Blue Jays said Friday night that test results at Lakeland Regional Medical Center were normal, and that House would remain hospitalized overnight for ... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 05:38:00 GMT 2017-03-11T05:38:00Z A dozen Mariners set sail, World Baseball Classic on deck Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz and Jean Segura were in a bit of a hurry after playing part of a spring training game over the weekend for the Seattle Mariners. They had to catch a plane to Florida, where their teammates from the Dominican Republic were convening for the World Baseball Classic to defend their 2013 title. "It's going to be re... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 02:25:00 GMT 2017-03-06T02:25:00Z Not right: Mets third baseman Wright can't throw for 2 weeks David Wright and the New York Mets hoped for a healthy start to spring training. No such luck. Wright was told Tuesday not to throw for two weeks after an examination in New York showed an impingement in his right shoulder. The third baseman will be re-evaluated after two weeks. The 34-year-old team captain is a seven-time All-Star, but... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 01:04:00 GMT 2017-03-01T01:04:00Z Red Sox trade pitcher Clay Buchholz to Phillies BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox kept adding starting pitchers, and Clay Buchholz kept getting bumped further down in the rotation. There was David Price last offseason and Drew Pomeranz mid-year. By the time Chris Sale was acquired from the Chicago White Sox at the winter meetings this month, Boston had seven starters to choose from — most of them more consistent than Buchholz, an... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 20:03:00 GMT 2016-12-20T20:03:00Z Sale on yielding ace role: 'We play for a trophy, not a tag' BOSTON (AP) — Chris Sale said he isn't worried that he might not be the ace of the Boston pitching staff after being added to a Red Sox rotation that already includes David Price and reigning AL Cy Young winner Rick Porcello. "We play for a trophy, not a tag," Sale said on a conference call Wednesday, a day after the AL East champions acquired him from th... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:45:00 GMT 2016-12-07T20:45:00Z