1. Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —  The Houston Astros had them in the 1990s . The Miami Dolphins had them in the 1980s . NBC's "Saturday Night Live" had them in the 1970s . They are "Killer B's...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 1 month ago 9,139 reads 26 comments

  2. Marco Estrada Injury: Updates on Blue Jays SP's Back and Return

    Already lacking depth in the starting rotation, the Toronto Blue Jays will be without All-Star Marco Estrada for at least two weeks. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,193 reads 4 comments

  3. David Ortiz Will Be the 13th Player to Start MLB ASG at the Age of 40 or More

    Fact: David Ortiz will be the 13th player to start the MLB All-Star Game at the age of 40 or older. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 1 month ago 17,283 reads 32 comments

  4. Manny Machado Launches Go-Ahead, 3-Run Homer vs. Dodgers

    Manny Machado left little doubt about his All-Star nod . The Baltimore Orioles third baseman blasted a three-run homer in the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, plating Adam Jones and Hyun Soo Kim for a 4-1 lead...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 19,846 reads 8 comments

  5. David Ortiz Breaks His Bat over His Knee After Hitting a Single

    Single up the middle? Not good enough for Big Papi . Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was evidently disappointed in his ninth-inning base hit, snapping his bat over his ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 8,712 reads 8 comments

  6. Mark Teixeira Hits 400th Career Home Run: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Yankees slugger Mark Teixeira reached a notable milestone Sunday, swatting his 400th career home run during his team's game against the San Diego Padres ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 3,685 reads 12 comments

  7. Edwin Encarnacion Suspended for Bumping MLB Umpire

    Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been suspended one game for bumping an umpire in the first inning against the Cleveland Indians on July 1, MLB announced on July 3...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 11,487 reads 31 comments

  8. Red Sox Reportedly Banned from Signing International Players in 2016-17

    The Boston Red Sox have reportedly been banned from signing international players in 2016-17 due to violations of signing-bonus rules...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 30,635 reads 46 comments

  9. Yankees' Lack of Star Power a Big Concern Both on Field and off It

    NEW YORK — In the seats behind home plate, scouts from rival teams ogle the relief pitchers the New York Yankees haven't yet decided to sell...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 8,074 reads 31 comments

  10. How Concerned Should Red Sox Be over David Price's Roller-Coaster 2016?

    Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price was not an especially good pitcher Wednesday in a 4-0 loss to his old employer, the Tampa Bay Rays . Just ask him...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 11,913 reads 61 comments

  11. Carlos Beltran Injury: Updates on Yankees OF's Hamstring and Return

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran left the field during Tuesday's 7-1 loss to the Texas Rangers because of tightness in his right hamstring. An exact return date has yet to be revealed...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 1,867 reads 8 comments

  12. Chris Young Injury: Updates on Red Sox OF's Hamstring and Return

    Boston Red Sox outfielder Chris Young left Thursday's game against the Chicago White Sox after suffering a hamstring injury while making the turn around first base...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 3,115 reads 3 comments

  13. Estrada Allows 5 or Fewer Hits in 11th Consecutive Start

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marco Estrada held the Arizona Diamondbacks to two hits over six innings in Tuesday's 4-2 loss, becoming the first pitcher in MLB history to record ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  14. Mikie Mahtook Injury: Updates on Rays OF's Hand and Return

    The Tampa Bay Rays announced Monday night that outfielder Mikie Mahtook suffered a fractured left hand in their 7-4 defeat to the Cleveland Indians . Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 798 reads 1 comments

  15. Yoan Moncada Can't Stop the Hype: 'He's Got a Following Everywhere We Go'

    SALEM, Va. — Children are everywhere. Some are running on the grass behind the first base stands at Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 2 months ago 89,843 reads 32 comments

  16. AL ERA Leader Steven Wright Filling Red Sox's Need for Co-Ace with David Price

    This seemed to be the state of the Boston Red Sox 's starting rotation at the outset of 2016: a true ace in David Price, a few guys they hoped could be his co-ace, and a knuckleballer who figured to be neither...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 6,144 reads 5 comments

  17. Rusney Castillo Clears Waivers, Sent to Triple-A: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Less than two years after lavishing Rusney Castillo with a $72.5 million contract, the Boston Red Sox placed the Cuban outfielder on waivers. Castillo later cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 10,636 reads 11 comments

  18. Michael Saunders' 3-HR Burst Showcases Driving Force Behind Resurgent Blue Jays

    The Toronto Blue Jays always had this in them, and it's why they always had to be considered a serious factor in the American League East. Michael Saunders always had this in him, too, and it's why the Blue Jays wanted to get him...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 9,181 reads 26 comments

  19. Michael Saunders Smashes Way to Hat Trick, Drives in 8 Runs

    Not one, not two, but three . That's the number of home runs the Toronto Blue Jays ' Michael Saunders smashed over the wall during Friday night's 13-3 rout of the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 2,057 reads 0 comments

  20. Tampa Bay Rays, Orlando City SC Show Support in Wake of Orlando Mass Shooting

    One permanent memorial, two nights of support and three pieces of honorary apparel have been dedicated to the LGBT community following the June 12 mass shooting in Orlando, Florida ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 1,282 reads 0 comments

  21. Ted Williams 'Would Have Loved' David Ortiz Hitting Home Run No. 521

    " The greatest hitter who ever lived " gave Claudia Williams a batting clinic that spanned two decades. The only surviving child of Boston Red Sox Hall of Famer Ted Williams has emerged as a caretaker of his magnificent and complicated legacy...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 2 months ago 21,223 reads 44 comments

  22. Jose Bautista Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Toe and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista suffered a toe injury when he ran into the wall during a June 16 game against the Philadelphia Phillies . While X-rays were negative, the team placed him on the disabled list on June 17...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 18,505 reads 19 comments

  23. David Ortiz Says He Would Beat Rob Gronkowski in an Arm Wrestling Match

    The farewell Papi tour has yet to feature an arm wrestling match against Rob Gronkowski, but it definitely should now...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 11,024 reads 24 comments

  24. Ike Davis to Sign with Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Hours after the Texas Rangers released Ike Davis from his minor league contract, the first baseman agreed to ink a major league contract with the New York Yankees , according to Today's Knuckleball's Jon Heyman ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 18,203 reads 18 comments

  25. Aroldis Chapman Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Yankees RP

    The New York Yankees boast one of MLB 's deepest bullpens, and teams are reportedly starting to do their homework on reliever Aroldis Chapman in advance of the July 31 trade deadline...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 11,370 reads 22 comments