Dansby Swanson

Dansby Swanson

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/190 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Kennesaw, Georgia
College: Vanderbilt
Draft: 2015 1st round (1st pick) by the
  • The Canadian Press

    MLB opening day has 14 clock violations, stolen base spike

    CHICAGO (AP) — Marcus Stroman is getting used to Major League Baseball's new pitch clock. And it's no small deal for the Chicago Cubs right-hander. “It's tough," he said. “It's a big adjustment.” Stroman committed baseball's first regular-season pitch-clock violation Thursday in the third inning of the Cubs' 4-0 victory over Milwaukee on opening day. It was the first of 14 violations in 15 games on a day the average game time shrunk 26 minutes to 2 hours, 45 minutes. Meanwhile, stolen base attem

  • USA TODAY Sports

    'Ready for another one?': Defending World Series champion Astros ready to build on dynasty

    Despite losing the home opener against the White Sox, the Astros raised their 2022 World Series banner to the delight of the fans.

  • The Canadian Press

    Judge homers, Cole dominates as Yankees beat Giants 5-0

    NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge followed his record-setting 2022 by homering on his first swing as Yankees captain, starting New York to a 5-0 opening day win over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. Gerrit Cole (1-0) struck out 11 in six scoreless innings, a Yankees record for an opener. Judge also had an RBI single and Gleyber Torres added a two-run homer. Logan Webb (0-1) struck out 12, the most for the Giants in an opener. On the first day of the pitch clock, there was just one violation, on J