Six teams, including one "mystery team," have been mentioned in the mix for Jonathan Lucroy, ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports.
Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer
Dirk Nowitzki's deal is official. The Mavs announced that Nowitzki re-signed Wednesday.
The Rangers have acquired right-hander Lucas Harrell and left-hander Dario Alvarez from the Atlanta Braves for minor league infielder Travis Demeritte.
Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer
Braves acquire Infielder Travis Demeritte RH power big tools with some upside ...hestarted in Futures Game. Harrell and Alvarez were not even in Braves organization nine weeks ago and Harrell was actually released out of minors and Alvarez was a waiver claim. Nice deal for Braves.
Authorities have released the names of four Chinese nationals who died when their van collided with a Dallas Cowboys staff bus along a northwestern Arizona highway.
Joey Gallo is a power bat, but some teams have reservations about his ability to make contact, Jerry Crasnick reports.
For Jeremy Hellickson, the Phillies want a player who "isn't your best prospect, but would fit somewhere in your top five," reports Jayson Stark.
A Big 12 title trophy and a 10-year extension for Charlie Strong... or will Texas be searching for a new coach next season?
Putting Tony Romo's value in context
We know Dallas is a mess without Romo, but just how crucial is he? Per ESPN Stats & Info, the Cowboys are 23-11 with Romo and an ugly 1-13 without him since 2013. Top stats to know
The Dallas Cowboys will be subject to a fine of at least $250,000 for having three suspended players.
Defense is lacking in Big D
Randy Gregory's potentially extended suspension won't help the Cowboys' pass rush, which was just one area in which the team's defense struggled last season.
Don't underestimate the academic profile of New Orleans-based Tulane as an expansion school in the minds of the Big 12's presidents and chancellors.
The assault case against Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott has been taken to the prosecutor's office and an investigation is underway.
How can Rangers land Chris Sale?
No matter what, the deal would have to include at least one of Nomar Mazara, Jurickson Profar or Joey Gallo, Jim Bowden writes. And that's just where the conversation starts. Potentials trades for Sale (Insider)
A Cowboys defense that managed only two interceptions last season needs its cornerbacks to become playmakers in 2016.
Who has the Big 12's most efficient passing attack. We break it all down.
Eric Karabell discusses the recent promotion and opportunity for Joey Gallo, plus James Shields, Trea Turner and more from Tuesday.
Mavs will beat statistical prediction
ESPN's recent Summer Forecast for the Western Conference calculated that Dallas will finish 40-42 next season. Bradford Doolittle doesn't see a roster that added Andrew Bogut and Harrison Barnes dropping below .500. West's most underrated/overrated teams (Insider)
The Cowboys have very little experience among their pass-rushers, and that situation was made worse by Randy Gregory's suspension.
Several Tampa Bay Rays starters are drawing interest, and Matt Moore might be the most likely to find a new home.
Dez Bryant has no doubt he will once again be one of the NFL's top receivers, but he needs the work in practice this summer.
Brandon Carr is out to prove himself
The veteran CB took a serious pay cut this offseason, but that doesn't mean he was happy to do so. His 2016 salary was slashed by nearly $5 million, though he can earn back $500,000 in incentives. Unhappy with contracts
Welcome back, Joey Gallo
Gallo announced his return to the majors with a bang, launching a 450-foot homer to left-center against the Athletics on Tuesday. The blast was the longest by a Ranger at home this season, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.