1. AL Wild Card Game 2015: Yankees vs. Astros Breakdown and Predictions

    It took exactly 162 games to get here, but the matchup for the 2015 American League Wild Card Game is set. The Houston Astros will visit the New York Yankees for a do-or-die showdown on Tuesday (8:05 p...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 32,748 reads 49 comments

  2. World Series and Pennant Odds: Blue Jays Enter Playoffs as Betting Favorites

    Despite coming up short for the best record in the American League , the Toronto Blue Jays enter baseball's postseason this week atop the odds to win the AL pennant and the World Series at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 months ago 905 reads 0 comments

  3. Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar Stretches Out to Make Incredible Catch Mid-Dive

    The Toronto Blue Jays were feeling themselves after clinching their first American League East title in 22 years Wednesday, and Kevin Pillar must have been feeling himself just the same Friday night...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 6,557 reads 7 comments

  4. Yankees Face October as $200M Underdogs in 1st Postseason Since 'Core Four' Era

    Alex Rodriguez said they were underdogs , and for once we didn't laugh at the thought. The New York Yankees as underdogs? It's a crazy concept, given their $200 million-plus payroll and their history...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 months ago 37,114 reads 30 comments

  5. Yankees Clinch 2015 Playoff Berth: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    Following a two-year postseason absence, the New York Yankees guaranteed they'll be playing playoff baseball in October again thanks to a 4-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 14,249 reads 56 comments

  6. Can the Yankees Trust Masahiro Tanaka in a Wild Card Game Playoff?

    NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka made it through the regular season without needing Tommy John surgery, so that's something. He made it through his final regular-season start with his hamstring intact—another positive...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 months ago 45,113 reads 49 comments

  7. AL East-Clinching Blue Jays Hit the Postseason as an Undisputed MLB Juggernaut

    The last time the Toronto Blue Jays tasted the postseason, Bill Clinton was a first-year resident in the White House. The Wesley Snipes-Sylvester Stallone vehicle Demolition Man was No...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 17,846 reads 77 comments

  8. Blue Jays Clinch AL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    Twenty-two years after the Toronto Blue Jays captured a division title en route to winning the World Series, the franchise took a momentous step toward replicating the feat with a 15-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 6,088 reads 37 comments

  9. Swihart Becomes 1st Boston Rookie Since 1998 to Hit 2 Homers in Bronx

    Boston Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart hit a pair of home runs in Wednesday's 10-4 win over the New York Yankees , becoming the first Red Sox rookie since Jason Varitek (a fellow ...

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  10. Blue Jays Rookie Osuna Records 20th Save of Season

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna recorded his 20th save of the season in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles , becoming the first Blue Jays rookie since Billy ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 770 reads 0 comments

  11. Yankees' October Run in Jeopardy If Masahiro Tanaka Isn't 100 Percent

    The pick-an-ace game of chance will not work in October. The New York Yankees need a definitive answer. But for nearly six months, that all-important No...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 10 months ago 7,792 reads 16 comments

  12. Sam Kennedy to Become Red Sox President: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox announced Sunday that Sam Kennedy, the team's chief operating officer, will be taking over as club president on Oct. 16...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 3,767 reads 2 comments

  13. Blue Jays Clinch 2015 Playoff Berth: Latest Details, Comments, Twitter Reaction

    The best team in baseball this season may just play north of the border, and the Toronto Blue Jays will now have an entire postseason to prove their worth...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 58,881 reads 56 comments

  14. Mookie Betts Leaps over Wall to Make Tremendous Game-Ending Catch, Robbing HR

    Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis sent a ball flying to right center in the ninth inning Friday—but luckily for the Boston Red Sox , Mookie Betts can fly too...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 27,108 reads 22 comments

  15. Frank Wren Hired as Red Sox Senior VP of Baseball Operations: Details, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox continue to fill out their front office, with Frank Wren joining the team as senior vice president of baseball operations. Wren's hiring was officially announced by the Red Sox on Twitter ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 7,275 reads 23 comments

  16. Do the Yankees Have What It Takes to Survive Do-or-Die Wild Card Playoff?

    NEW YORK — Over in the National League , the Wild Card Game matchup seemed set weeks ago. Here in the American League , no one wants to acknowledge that any part of it is set yet...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 months ago 18,882 reads 47 comments

  17. Pablo Sandoval Illness: Updates on Red Sox Star's Pneumonia and Return

    After battling a left forearm contusion, jammed thumb and right elbow contusion, Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval has been diagnosed with pneumonia , which will likely end his season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 3,597 reads 24 comments

  18. Mike Hazen Hired as Red Sox GM: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox officially promoted Mike Hazen to general manager Thursday, the team confirmed . Hazen takes over for Ben Cherington, who resigned shortly after Dave Dombrowski was named president of baseball operations...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 8,962 reads 10 comments

  19. American League Cy Young Award Is Suddenly David Price's to Lose

    Small stumbles can be unforgivable offenses when races are so close. The slightest advantage this late in the process can be too large to overcome...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 10 months ago 21,376 reads 67 comments

  20. Marcus Stroman Is Potential Game-Changer for Championship-Hopeful Blue Jays

    Two weeks ago, Marcus Stroman still hadn't thrown a major league pitch this season, yet Alex Anthopoulos already had him in the playoff rotation. The Toronto Blue Jays general manager is a smart man...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 months ago 18,682 reads 39 comments

  21. David Ortiz Says Dream Job Would Be Porn Star If He Weren't a Baseball Player

    If David Ortiz wasn't playing under the lights at Fenway Park, he would be starring on a much different stage...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 516,677 reads 2 comments

  22. Yogi Berra, New York Yankees Legend and MLB Hall of Famer, Dies at Age 90

    Legendary New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra died of natural causes at the age of 90 Tuesday night at his home in New Jersey...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 10 months ago 82,179 reads 170 comments

  23. Red Sox Hire Former Assistant GM Mike Hazen as General Manager

    The Boston Red Sox announced they have ended their search for a new general manager, as assistant GM Mike Hazen has been promoted to fill the role and serve as the team's Senior Vice President...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 12,374 reads 13 comments

  24. CC Sabathia's Recent Return to Form Could Pay Off Big for Yankees Come October

    How huge (pun sort of intended) would some vintage CC Sabathia be for the New York Yankees down the stretch? Yes, the hulking left-hander sports a less-than-stellar 4.80 ERA...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 5,265 reads 20 comments

  25. Masahiro Tanaka Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Hamstring and Return

    The New York Yankees pitching staff took a hit Sept. 20 when the team announced Masahiro Tanaka would miss a start with a Grade 1 right hamstring strain. Thankfully for Yankees fans, Bryan Hoch of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 15,439 reads 47 comments