1. Resurgent Ubaldo Jimenez Emerging as Secret Weapon in Orioles' October Hunt

    Unlikely heroes rise in the postseason. With the Baltimore Orioles fighting for their playoff lives, right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez is getting an early start. Jimenez twirled 6...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 hours ago 6,416 reads 19 comments

  2. Mariano Rivera Presents David Ortiz with Gift from Yankees

    The New York Yankees honored Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz during a ceremony before Thursday's game at Yankee Stadium...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 hours ago 38,067 reads 51 comments

  3. Red Sox Pay Homage to David Ortiz with Grass Image of Big Papi in the Outfield

    Unless he changes his mind, Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will play his final regular-season games at Fenway Park this weekend...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 day ago 6,419 reads 0 comments

  4. Red Sox Clinch AL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Boston Red Sox clinched their eighth American League East division title on Wednesday thanks to the Baltimore Orioles ' 3-2 win over the second-place Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 days ago 5,195 reads 43 comments

  5. Gary Sanchez Ties Record for Fastest to Reach 20 Career Home Runs

    New York Yankees rookie catcher Gary Sanchez hit his 20th home run of the season (and his career) in Tuesday's 6-4 win over the Boston Red Sox , tying Wally Berger's record for ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 days ago 325 reads 1 comments

  6. David Ortiz Speaks on Steroids, Retirement, More in Sports Illustrated Interview

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz , who is retiring after the 2016 season, spoke with Sports Illustrated 's Tom Verducci about retiring, steroids, his approach to the game and more in a lengthy interview...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 3,636 reads 8 comments

  7. Joaquin Benoit Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Pitcher's Calf and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Joaquin Benoit suffered a leg injury attempting to join a bench-clearing brawl in Monday's game against the New York Yankees . Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 308 reads 0 comments

  8. Yankees Fan Loses, Finds Ring During Proposal at Game vs. Red Sox

    Fans who showed up for Tuesday night's game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees received a different form of entertainment in the stands. A fan started to drop to a knee to propose to his girlfriend during a break in the action...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 86,350 reads 7 comments

  9. David Ortiz Glad 'WWE' Era Between Red Sox, Yankees Has Passed

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Boston and New York have been adversaries since the original Hamilton walked Broadway in the late 18th century. David Ortiz has been at the epicenter of the Red Sox -Yankees rivalry for the past 14 seasons...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 3 days ago 17,487 reads 27 comments

  10. From a Fractured Skull to Baseball's Best Closer: 'It's a Real Miracle'

    Watching on television, through the eye of the center field camera, the pitch looks unhittable . Standing at home plate, with a bat in your hands, it looks just about the same...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 4 days ago 29,868 reads 14 comments

  11. If 2016 Is Last Ride of Blue Jays Core, Toronto Still Has Firepower for Deep Run

    It was easy to like the Toronto Blue Jays last September. They made the deals of the summer. For the final two months of the regular season, all they did was win...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 days ago 8,354 reads 32 comments

  12. Baltimore Orioles Give David Ortiz Dugout Phone He Smashed in 2013

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz , who is set to retire at the end of the 2016 season, hit many memorable home runs during his legendary career...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 days ago 30,691 reads 18 comments

  13. Starlin Castro Injury: Updates on Yankees 2B's Hamstring and Return

    New York Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro has not appeared in a game since Sept. 17 because of a hamstring injury, and it's unclear when he will return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 694 reads 0 comments

  14. Masahiro Tanaka Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Elbow and Return

    New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has suffered a flexor mass injury, Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reported Thursday. Continue for updates. Tanaka to Miss Monday's Start Thursday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 1,538 reads 0 comments

  15. Gary Sanchez's MLB Superstar Breakout Just the Start of an All-Star Future

    There's a New York Yankees coach named Tony Pena. He was an All-Star catcher when he played in the major leagues, the only All-Star catcher ever born in the Dominican Republic...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 days ago 32,038 reads 53 comments

  16. Red-Hot Red Sox Emerging as Alpha Dog in AL Playoff Picture

    As the National League continues to leave no doubt about who its World Series favorite is, the American League may finally be settling on one of its own. The Boston Red Sox ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 18,393 reads 90 comments

  17. Gary Sanchez Becomes Fastest Player to Hit 19 HR in MLB's Modern Era

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is having a better start to his career than anyone in baseball history...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 19,271 reads 33 comments

  18. David Ortiz Appears to Claim a Fart in the Dugout

    David Ortiz continues to be a gift who keeps on giving. The Boston Red Sox slugger apparently experienced a release of internal pressure during Wednesday's game against the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 15,789 reads 5 comments

  19. Adam Jones Comments on Camden Yards Attendance for Red Sox Series

    The Baltimore Orioles are in a fight for the playoffs, but the fans haven't been around to witness it. Outfielder Adam Jones voiced his displeasure Wednesday with the lack of attendance at Camden Yards, per Eddie Matz of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 13,185 reads 66 comments

  20. David Ortiz Passes Dave Kingman for Most HRs by a Player in His Final Season

    Fact: David Ortiz hit his 36th home run of the season in the Boston Red Sox 's 5-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, passing Dave Kingman for the most home runs by a player in his final season...

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  21. Dustin Pedroia Injury: Updates on Red Sox Star's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is nursing a sore left knee that will keep him out for at least one game. Continue for updates. Pedroia Out vs. Orioles Tuesday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 1,816 reads 0 comments

  22. Encarnacion Becomes 3rd Blue Jay with Multiple 40-Homer Seasons

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion hit his 40th home run of the season in Friday's 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels , joining Carlos Delgado and outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 13 days ago 766 reads 0 comments

  23. David Price Receives Massive Shipment of Jordan Sneakers for Red Sox Teammates

    It's a good time to be playing for the Boston Red Sox . Not only is the squad sitting at the top of the American League East, but it'll soon be receiving a generous shipment of Jordans from teammate David Price ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 14 days ago 6,610 reads 0 comments

  24. Yankees' Playoff Hopes Fading Fast After Crushing Walk-Off Loss to Red Sox

    Much like convenience-store lackey Dante Hicks in Kevin Smith's seminal 1994 film Clerks , the New York Yankees weren't even supposed to be here. They sold their veteran assets at the August 1 trade deadline and fixed their gaze on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 12,286 reads 39 comments

  25. Josh Donaldson's Absence Has Blue Jays Spiraling to Uncertain Offseason Early

    Forget shoulders —the Toronto Blue Jays ' season rests squarely on Josh Donaldson's right hip. Donaldson underwent an MRI on Wednesday, per the Associated Press (h/t USA Today )...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 17,592 reads 36 comments