1. How Dangerous Is AL East's Red Sox-Blue Jays-Orioles Trio?

    The American League East doesn't get enough respect. Stop yelling back at your computer (or phone or iPad) for a minute and work with me on this. You've heard plenty this summer about the Chicago Cubs, much of it deserved...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 35,299 reads 60 comments

  2. Gary Sanchez Looks Like True Franchise Cornerstone for Yankees' Next Golden Era

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez has been a revelation. That statement is supported by a heap of numbers, but let's start with a single figure: two...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 43,433 reads 129 comments

  3. Andrew Benintendi Injury: Updates on Red Sox OF's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi was removed from his team's Aug. 24 game against the Tampa Bay Rays with a knee injury and had to be helped off the field...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 31,439 reads 39 comments

  4. Resurgent Clay Buchholz Can Still Play Big Part in Red Sox's Title Hopes

    The Boston Red Sox need pitchers. On Tuesday, Clay Buchholz looked like a pitcher. It doesn't erase a season that can only be classified as rough, but it surely put smiles on faces in Beantown...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 19,204 reads 27 comments

  5. Chris Tillman Injury: Updates on Orioles SP's Shoulder and Return

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman had been dealing with discomfort in his throwing shoulder that forced him onto the disabled list on Aug. 24 (retroactive to Aug...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 2,699 reads 2 comments

  6. Red Sox OF Andrew Benintendi Leaps over Fence to Rob Steven Souza of Home Run

    The Boston Red Sox have yet another rising star in their outfield. Promoted on Aug. 2, rookie Andrew Benintendi already boasts a .306/.353/.468 slash line and has made his presence felt in left field...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 494 reads 0 comments

  7. Gary Sanchez Sets Yankees Franchise Record with 8 Home Runs in 1st 19 Games

    The New York Yankees lost Monday’s game against the Seattle Mariners , 7-5, but not before rookie catcher Gary Sanchez made history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 14,201 reads 17 comments

  8. Edwin Encarnacion Sued for Battery: Latest Details and Comments

    A woman is suing Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion for battery, TMZ Sports revealed on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 39,679 reads 0 comments

  9. Rick Porcello's Red Sox Resurgence Worth Every Penny of Big-Money Extension

    The days Rick Porcello doesn't start for the Boston Red Sox , they're barely a .500 team. It's true. The Sox are 19-6 in Porcello 's 25 starts, after their 10-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 25,391 reads 35 comments

  10. Nathan Eovaldi Injury: Updates on Yankees P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    The road to recovery for New York Yankees pitcher Nathan Eovaldi has begun after he underwent surgery on his right arm. Continue for updates. Eovaldi Has Tommy John Surgery Friday, Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 1,620 reads 0 comments

  11. Risky 6-Man Rotation Is Blue Jays' Best Shot at Deep 2016 Postseason Run

    For some teams, questing for a World Series trophy requires sticking with whatever's working. The Toronto Blue Jays don't have that luxury. Things are mostly good for the reigning AL East champs...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 5,203 reads 11 comments

  12. Zach Britton Can Be MLB's First AL Cy Young Reliever Since 1992

    Someone is going to win the 2016 American League Cy Young Award. That much we know. After that, things get messy. The Junior Circuit is flush with very good starting pitchers, solid starting pitchers and serviceable starting pitchers...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 18,327 reads 66 comments

  13. Mookie Betts Has Real Chance of Crashing AL MVP Party

    In the American League MVP race, one undersized dynamo is now being hotly pursued by another undersized dynamo. The latter is Mookie Betts, who you've probably noticed in your news feed recently...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 18,083 reads 132 comments

  14. MLB Betting Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles Odds, Analysis

    The Boston Red Sox (65-52) bring a four-game winning streak into the first game of a two-game series with the Baltimore Orioles (66-51) on Tuesday at Camden Yards...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 7 months ago 1,649 reads 0 comments

  15. Yankees' Youth Movement Could Lead to Shocking Playoff Push

    The New York Yankees waved the white flag at the trade deadline. They shifted into sell mode, abandoned all hope of making the playoffs this season and trained their gaze squarely on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 45,677 reads 83 comments

  16. Yankees' Tyler Austin, Aaron Judge Hit Back-to-Back Home Runs in MLB Debuts

    The New York Yankees are not sweating life without Alex Rodriguez . On Saturday afternoon, they called up first baseman Tyler Austin and outfielder Aaron Judge to make their MLB debuts against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 44,385 reads 92 comments

  17. Alex Rodriguez Officially Released by Yankees: Latest Comments, Reaction

    One day after getting a king's send-off at Yankee Stadium, Alex Rodriguez is no longer a New York Yankees player. Per Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, the Yankees released Rodriguez prior to Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 12,383 reads 47 comments

  18. After a Farewell Night Like No Other, Is This Really Goodbye for Alex Rodriguez?

    NEW YORK — With most guys, the retirement announcement comes before the ceremony. No, not with most guys. With everyone. Everyone but Alex Rodriguez ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 15,714 reads 65 comments

  19. Gary Sanchez Gives 1st Glimpse of Yankees' Bright Homegrown Future

    There's not a lot of joy to be derived from the New York Yankees ' present. Their 58-56 record is far from an Atlanta Braves -level disaster, but it marks the fourth year in a row they've been mired in mediocrity...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 14,633 reads 45 comments

  20. Aaron Sanchez at Center of MLB's Latest Debate over Playoff-Race Innings Limit

    Aaron Sanchez has one of the best ERAs in the American League , and his Toronto Blue Jays have one of the best records in baseball. And all anyone wants to talk about is whether the Jays should keep starting him...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 15,011 reads 30 comments

  21. Alex Rodriguez-Joe Girardi Drama Making Yankees 'Farewell Tour' a Rocky Affair

    Just when the New York Yankees allowed us to think we might be done forever with controversies centered around Alex Rodriguez , manager Joe Girardi pulled us back in...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 174,055 reads 78 comments

  22. David Ortiz Injury: Updates on Red Sox Star's Foot and Return

    Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz left Wednesday night's game against the New York Yankees after fouling a pitch off his foot in the ninth inning. However, the injury did not keep him out of the lineup, and he is ready to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 7,216 reads 19 comments

  23. Jose Bautista Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Knee and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left knee sprain on Aug. 10. However, he is nearing a return. Continue for updates. Bautista Activated from DL Thursday, Aug...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 4,407 reads 16 comments

  24. Can Red Sox Rookie Andrew Benintendi Be Pennant Race Difference-Maker?

    Nothing fun lasts forever. Not even the Boston Red Sox 's lineup, which has gone from spectacular in the first half to slump-tacular in the second half. It needs a pick-me-up. Enter Andrew Benintendi ? Officially, the answer became yes a week ago...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 24,722 reads 29 comments

  25. Alex Rodriguez Comments on Playing Time with Yankees for Final Week of Career

    New York Yankees fading star Alex Rodriguez might be in his final week as a major league ballplayer, but he won't be getting much of a chance to say goodbye on the field...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 16,882 reads 44 comments