1. Will Alex Rodriguez Surpass Babe Ruth's 714 Home Runs This Season?

    The New York Yankees ' Alex Rodriguez enters the 2016 season with 687 home runs, putting him just 27 homers behind Babe Ruth...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 4,730 reads 18 comments

  2. David Murphy Opts Out of Red Sox Contract: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Boston Red Sox outfielder David Murphy has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract, forcing the team to place him on its 40-man roster or release him by Tuesday. Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 24,546 reads 14 comments

  3. Alex Rodriguez to Retire After 2017 Season: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez 's Major League Baseball career will likely come to an end after the 2017 season. Speaking to ESPN.com's Andrew Marchand on Wednesday, Rodriguez said: "I won't play after next year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 47,779 reads 95 comments

  4. Eduardo Rodriguez Is Quiet Linchpin to Red Sox's 2016 Playoff Hopes

    Go get an ace, we all told the Boston Red Sox . Go get an ace, and the rest of the starting rotation will fall into place. They got an ace—one of the best. There's a reason David Price cost $217 million...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 13,007 reads 23 comments

  5. Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Dating Google Co-Founder's Ex-Wife, Anne Wojcicki

    Stop us if you've heard this one before: Alex Rodriguez has a new lady in his life. Typical? Perhaps. What isn't , however, is the woman in question...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 197,125 reads 99 comments

  6. Carson Smith Injury: Updates on Red Sox RP's Flexor Mass Muscle, Return

    Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Carson Smith is facing an extended stint on the disabled list in 2016. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 3,903 reads 11 comments

  7. John Gibbons, Blue Jays Agree to New Contract: Details, Comments and Reaction

    Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons will reportedly have a new contract as he attempts to lead his team to a second consecutive American League East division crown. TSN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 5,899 reads 13 comments

  8. Cuban-Born Tampa Bay Rays Outfielder Reunited with His Family After 3 Years

    "Since I left, I haven't heard that joy that Cuban people have," said Dayron Varona , the Tampa Bay Rays ' only Cuban-born player, when speaking to USA Today 's Jorge L...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 21,290 reads 25 comments

  9. Brad Boxberger Injury: Updates on Rays RP's Recovery from Core Surgery

    The Tampa Bay Rays will be without their closer for the foreseeable future, as righty Brad Boxberger underwent surgery to repair a core muscle injury. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 4,893 reads 8 comments

  10. Nathan Eovaldi and His 100 MPH Fastball on Cusp of Yankees Stardom

    Nathan Eovaldi was just one inning into his second start of spring training, but New York Yankees television analyst John Flaherty was impressed. "He looks locked in already," Flaherty said on the YES broadcast Wednesday night...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 37,290 reads 70 comments

  11. Evan Longoria Injury: Updates on Rays Star's Shin and Return

    Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria suffered a shin contusion on Thursday. It's unclear when he'll return to the field. Continue for updates. Longoria Out vs...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 1,510 reads 2 comments

  12. Why Carson Smith Will Be the Steal of the Offseason

    In the midst of an offseason shopping spree meant to restore its success, the Boston Red Sox pulled off a largely unheralded trade, acquiring Carson Smith from the Seattle Mariners ...

    William Brabrook Written by William Brabrook about 5 months ago 1,342 reads 0 comments

  13. Red Sox Cuban Phenom Yoan Moncada More Than Flashy Cars, Hype and Muscles

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — It's Yoan Moncada's turn. After 90 minutes of fielding drills, the prospect one major league scout labeled "the closest thing to [Mike] Trout I've seen," ...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 5 months ago 98,066 reads 52 comments

  14. Edwin Encarnacion Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Oblique and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays star Edwin Encarnacion is dealing with an oblique injury, and it is uncertain when he will be able to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1,968 reads 4 comments

  15. Full Year of Troy Tulowitzki Makes Blue Jays' MLB-Best Offense Even Better

    There's a debate raging in my head when it comes to the Toronto Blue Jays ' otherworldly offensive output in 2015...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 months ago 5,317 reads 14 comments

  16. Jose Bautista Challenges Phillie Phanatic to a Fitness Contest

    Phillie Phanatic wasn't about to turn down a fitness battle with Jose Bautista . The Toronto Blue Jays star prompted the faceoff ahead of Saturday's spring training game, challenging ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 11,242 reads 7 comments

  17. Michael Kopech Injury: Updates on Red Sox Prospect's Hand After Altercation

    Boston Red Sox pitching prospect Michael Kopech is on the shelf with an uncertain timetable for his return after injuring his hand in an altercation with a teammate. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 28,189 reads 19 comments

  18. Can the New York Yankees' Bullpen Hold Up Without Aroldis Chapman?

    For a manager, navigating a bullpen through a baseball season is like driving your car down an unkempt road. You try to avoid the damage, but you eventually resign yourself to the understanding that you’ll hit a pothole...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 6 months ago 6,063 reads 40 comments

  19. Red Sox Reporter Resigns as Questions Emerge About John Farrell Relationship

    Comcast SportsNet New England reporter Jessica Moran resigned from her position Friday after questions cropped up regarding her relationship with Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, according to the Boston Globe 's Mark Shanahan ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 69,821 reads 0 comments

  20. Hal Steinbrenner Comments on Possibility of Selling New York Yankees

    The Steinbrenner family has been synonymous with the New York Yankees since 1973, something managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner does not see changing anytime soon. In an interview this week with ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 12,144 reads 22 comments

  21. Yankees Linchpin Mark Teixeira Has Path to Big Contract Year in 2016

    For the last seven years, Mark Teixeira has been paid large sums of money to play ball for the New York Yankees . It's good work if you can get it, and the stars are aligned in such a way that 2016 might not be the end of the road...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 11,805 reads 27 comments

  22. Edwin Encarnacion Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Blue Jays

    The Toronto Blue Jays opened up contract discussions with designated hitter/first baseman Edwin Encarnacion , who is a free agent at the end of the 2016 season, per Sportsnet's Shi Davidi , on March 2...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 10,424 reads 11 comments

  23. Rob Manfred Takes Stand on Domestic Violence with 30-Game Aroldis Chapman Ban

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman has been suspended 30 games by Major League Baseball for his alleged involvement in a widely publicized domestic violence incident, as first reported by Billy Witz of the New York Times ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 28,623 reads 14 comments

  24. Baltimore Orioles Eliminate Pie-Smashing Celebrations for Safety Reasons

    Super Bowl winners dump gallons of Gatorade over their coach's head. The NBA Finals conclude with stormy champagne showers. NHL champions sip (or guzzle) from Lord Stanley's Cup...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 14,283 reads 20 comments

  25. Aroldis Chapman: Latest News, Speculation on Yankees RP's Potential Suspension

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman reportedly has been suspended for 30 games by Major League Baseball for his involvement in a domestic dispute with his girlfriend...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 12,248 reads 0 comments