1. 14-Foot Royals Statue Found After It Was Stolen from Billboard in Kansas City

    Here's a weird story from Kansas City, Missouri. On Wednesday night, a huge statue of a Kansas City Royals player was stolen from a billboard for supermarket chain Hy-Vee off Interstate 435...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 days ago 38,211 reads 15 comments

  2. Do Streaking White Sox Have What It Takes to Stay Atop the AL All Year?

    Even before the 2016 Major League Baseball season began, the American League looked like it was going to be a wide-open battle that any team could win in the end...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 11,277 reads 119 comments

  3. Tyler Collins Optioned to Triple-A: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers announced they activated pitcher Francisco Rodriguez from the family medical emergency list and optioned outfielder Tyler Collins to Triple-A Toledo on Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 11,306 reads 22 comments

  4. Zimmermann Finally Loses Scoreless Streak After 24.1 Shutout Innings

    Detroit Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has already made history during his inaugural season in Motown, becoming the first starting pitcher in 43 years to begin his tenure ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 days ago 421 reads 0 comments

  5. Tyler Collins Won't Be Suspended for Obscene Gesture to Tigers Fans

    Major League Baseball won't punish Detroit Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins after he made an obscene gesture to fans during a game against the Oakland Athletics on Monday night, per MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 6,262 reads 20 comments

  6. Kyle Gibson Injury: Updates on Twins Pitcher's Shoulder and Return

    The Minnesota Twins placed starting pitcher Kyle Gibson on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a shoulder strain, per MLB .com's Rhett Bollinger . Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 1,028 reads 0 comments

  7. Twins Lineup to Pay Tribute to Prince with Walk-Up Music vs. the Indians

    The Minnesota Twins are going #PurpleForPrince . The team will pay tribute to the late artist on Monday when it hosts the Cleveland Indians , honoring the Minneapolis-born singer by tinting Target Field purple...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 days ago 15,086 reads 13 comments

  8. Carlos Carrasco Injury: Updates on Indians SP's Leg and Return

    Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco left Sunday's game against the Detroit Tigers after straining his hamstring while trying to cover first base...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 9,313 reads 5 comments

  9. Alex Avila Injury: Updates on White Sox C's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago White Sox catcher Alex Avila is currently hampered with a strained right hamstring, according to Jon Morosi of MLB.com . Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 1,484 reads 1 comments

  10. Ervin Santana Injury: Updates on Twins SP's Back and Return

    Minnesota Twins pitcher Ervin Santana missed an April 19 start against the Milwaukee Brewers with a stiff back. After being placed on the disabled list on Tuesday, it is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 2,285 reads 3 comments

  11. Victor Martinez Becomes 280th Player with 1,000 Career RBI

    Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez recorded the 1,000th RBI of his career during Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals , and it made him the 280th player to reach the milestone, per Baseball-Reference...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 13 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  12. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, April 21, 2016

    Fact: Victor Martinez is the fifth Venezuelan-born player in MLB history with 1,000 RBI. He joins Miguel Cabrera, Andres Galarraga , Bobby Abreu and Magglio Ordonez...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 13 days ago 6,998 reads 1 comments

  13. Jordan Zimmermann Proving to Be a $110 Million Godsend for Tigers Rotation

    The Detroit Tigers ' response to a last-place finish in the AL Central last year was to cast a wide net in the offseason. A few trades and $270 million in free-agent contracts later, it brought back many new toys...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 6,214 reads 18 comments

  14. Chris Sale's Next-Level Play Has White Sox Among MLB's Early Surprises

    The Chicago White Sox always used to thrive on turmoil, and maybe they still do. Or maybe it's just that Chris Sale is really this good...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 14 days ago 7,290 reads 32 comments

  15. Byron Buxton Injury: Updates on Twins Star's Hand and Return

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton's hand was injured after being hit by a pitch against the Chicago White Sox on April 11. However, he's ready to make his return to the field Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 20 days ago 3,022 reads 7 comments

  16. Is 50-Homer Korean Slugger Byung Ho Park Cut out for MLB Stardom?

    Byung Ho Park was basically the Bryce Harper of the Korea Baseball Organization. In his last four seasons, in particular, many baseballs were obliterated by his bat...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 34,805 reads 12 comments

  17. Carlos Rodon Flashing His Potential as Next White Sox Ace

    It's clear the Chicago White Sox mean for Carlos Rodon to be another ace left-hander alongside Chris Sale. He was their No. 3 pick in the 2014 draft, and they called him to The Show after only nine appearances in the minors...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 5,965 reads 16 comments

  18. Glen Perkins Injury: Updates on Twins Closer's Shoulder and Return

    The Minnesota Twins placed closer Glen Perkins on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with a left shoulder strain, per Rhett Bollinger of MLB .com. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 3,218 reads 2 comments

  19. Adam LaRoche Explains Decision to Retire After Dispute with White Sox

    Former Chicago White Sox first baseman Adam LaRoche —who retired after he was asked by the team's front office to dial back the amount of time his son, Drake, spent in the ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 21 days ago 15,275 reads 17 comments

  20. Detroit Tigers Fan Tracks Down 5 Foul Balls, Gives Them to Younger Fans

    One Detroit Tigers fan collected more foul balls on Monday than his team did runs, as Detroit lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates , 7-4. That's right, he caught five foul balls. But he didn't keep the souvenirs for himself...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 23 days ago 126,266 reads 39 comments

  21. Eric Hosmer Speaks on Rescuing Girl from Being Trampled at Justin Bieber Concert

    Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer doesn't want to be called a hero despite saving a teenage girl from possibly being trampled following a Justin Bieber concert this week...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 25 days ago 1,199 reads 0 comments

  22. Chance the Rapper to Debut Redesigned Chicago White Sox Hats with 1st Pitch

    "For true Chicagoans, the White Sox are a part of our DNA," says Chi-Town native Chance the Rapper in the baseball club's new introduction reel. Now, there's also a part of Chance the Rapper in the White Sox's new caps...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 28 days ago 33,876 reads 64 comments

  23. Royals Still Have All the Ingredients of Their Championship Formula in 2016

    In winning the American League pennant in 2014 and the World Series in 2015, the Kansas City Royals had a system. And on Opening Night of the 2016 season, they showed that the system still works...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 27,167 reads 85 comments