Dayn Perry

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WATCH: Shohei Ohtani homers in spring training Dodgers debut after signing $700 million deal

Ohtani is expected to serve as the Dodgers' primary DH this season

2024 Opening Day starter tracker: Sonny Gray, Jesús Luzardo, Dylan Cease, Pablo López, more get Game 1 honors

The Opening Day nod is a huge honor, even if it's just one game out of 162

Illinois governor 'reluctant' to fund new White Sox stadium with public money as ownership requests $1.7B

Owner Jerry Reinsdorf wants to move the team closer to Chicago's downtown

MLB expansion: Breaking down eight possible locations for new baseball teams, from population to local clubs

Rob Manfred has his eyes set on expanding the league to 32 teams

Why the Cubs should believe in Cody Bellinger's resurgence as former MVP inks three-year deal, per report

The Cubs are hoping Bellinger's 2023 adjustments will sustain, rather than a brief glimpse of what once was

Cody Bellinger contract: Cubs ink former MVP to $80 million deal with multiple opt outs, per report

Bellinger waited out the free-agent market, but did not sign a nine-figure deal

WATCH: Yankees prospect Spencer Jones blasts 470-foot homer in spring training opener

The 22-year-old Jones didn't take long to announce his presence

MLB rumors: Mets' Alonso willing to talk extension after Opening Day, D-backs land veteran OF Grichuk

All the latest news as players start arriving at spring training

Ryan Pressly 'surprised' by Joe Espada's decision to name Josh Hader as Astros' closer for 2024

Houston's primary closer since 2020 is taking it in stride: 'He makes our team better'

Rob Manfred says he will step down as MLB commissioner in 2029, will not seek another term

Manfred has served as MLB's top officer since January of 2015

Yankees' Brian Cashman expects Juan Soto to test free agency: 'Odds are this is a one-year situation'

Brian Cashman doesn't think the star slugger will sign an extension in the Bronx

MLB rumors: Phillies, Zack Wheeler talking contract extension, Rangers open to Jordan Montgomery reunion

Here's the latest from the MLB hot stove as spring camps open up in Florida and Arizona

Aaron Boone says Yankees are 'hell-bent' on winning championship in 2024: 'We are ready to roll'

Boone addressed reporters as the Yankees, with Juan Soto in tow, kick off camp with a clear goal in mind

Kansas City Royals release renderings of proposed downtown stadium, April vote will help determine funding

Royals ownership is trying to move out of Kauffman Stadium by the end of the decade

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The Life and Thunderous Career of Baseball's Mr. October. A native of Mississippi, he now lives in Chicago with wife, son, and dog.

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