Dayn Perry

CBS Sports Writer /

MLB investigating Anthony Rendon incident with fan after Angels-A's opener in Oakland

Video showed Rendon grabbing a fan near the dugout following the Opening Day game

MLB rumors: Pirates, Bryan Reynolds hit snag in contract extension talks over opt out

The outfielder emerged as a potential star over the last two seasons

Minor League Baseball players ratify historic first CBA; deal includes salary increases, more

Minor-league players, who recently joined the MLBPA, have a historic collective bargaining agreement in place

Astros vs. White Sox: TV channel, Opening Day live stream, time, watch online, pitchers, odds

The reigning World Series champs begin their title defense against Chicago

Salvador Perez named fourth Royals captain in history, helped team win 2015 World Series over Mets

Perez got the news not long before the Royals opened the 2023 season

Yankees make special request to MLB with franchise's 22 retired numbers causing logistical issue, per report

The Yankees don't want their manager or coaches to have to wear uniform numbers any more

Old Yankee Stadium's rise and fall: The complete story of 'The House that Ruth Built' 100 years after opening

The Bronx landmark -- host to dozens of World Series, three popes, Muhammad Ali, Pelé and more -- opened in 1923

Guardians' Triston McKenzie out up to two months with back strain

McKenzie had to leave his last start of the spring after only one inning

Cubs and Nico Hoerner agree to three-year, $35 million contract extension, per report

Hoerner has shifted to second base for 2023 and beyond

Reds' Joey Votto to start 2023 MLB season on injured list, snap consecutive Opening Day streak at 14

Votto won't be in the Reds' Opening Day lineup for the first time since 2008

Ranking MLB's top 100 players for 2023: Shohei Ohtani at No. 1; Padres, Yankees, Angels all have two in top 10

Who will be the best players in the upcoming season? Let's rank 100 before Opening Day

2023 MLB Opening Day starter tracker: List of pitchers starting Game 1, including Shohei Ohtani, Max Scherzer

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

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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