Melky Cabrera

Pittsburgh Pirates #53 - Left Field

  • Born: 08/11/84
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: S/L

This Day in Yankees History: The Biogenesis scandal raises its stakes


Boston sells a home run king to the Yankees; Graig Nettles named Yankee captain; Alex Rodriguez one of seven players named in Biogenesis investigation

Baseball history unpacked, January 29


Scenes from the rich tapestry of the great game.

Braves potential free agent target: Brett Gardner


Does Brett Gardner have enough in the tank to help the Atlanta Braves in ‘21?

A new international signing period begins today


This is an update of the piece from a year ago: Phillies international signings: their share of major league talent, but no stars About a quarter of all current production (by WAR) is generated by...

Happy Birthday Ted Lilly and Kevin Pillar


Ted Lilly turns 45 today. Ted had a 15-year career, 3 of them with the Blue Jays. He came to the Jays, from the A’s, in trade for Bobby Kielty. As a Jay, Lilly went 37-34, with a 4.52 ERA in 89...

This Day in Yankees History: Making trades & avoiding arbitration


The Yankees trade Lee Mazzilli, Hideki Irabu; re-sign Bernie Williams and Chien-Ming Wang.

Today in Blue Jays history: Jays trade for Marco Estrada


Also a trade for Damaso Garcia

Today in Jays History: Jays win in 19 innings


6 Years ago today The Jays and Tigers played for 19 innings. The game was 6 hours and 37 minutes long. A record in innings and time. We would lose a 19 inning game in 2016. The final was Tigers 5 B...

This Day in Yankees History: The Yanks tragically lose their captain


On this day in 1979, Thurman Munson died in a plane crash in Ohio

This Day in Yankees History: Bombers pound eight home runs in rout of White Sox


The Yanks tied a franchise record with its dinger output against Chicago on this day in team history.

Mets Morning News for July 24, 2020

Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

Mets Morning News for July 23, 2020

Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.