1. McCann, Reddick Give Houston Strong Vets to Help Push Young Astros Over the Hump

    On Thursday, the Houston Astros sent a message to their fanbase, and it was loud and clear: We want to get back. Back on track. Back to the postseason. Back into position as one of baseball's up-and-coming contenders...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 16,337 reads 13 comments

  2. Mike Trout Is Bull's-Eye Choice for AL MVP as MLB's Consensus Best Player

    It feels like an upset that   Mike Trout  won the American League MVP. That says enough about where the baseball world is. Or rather, where it's been...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 11,596 reads 68 comments

  3. Josh Reddick to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran outfielder Josh Reddick has reached an agreement with the Houston Astros , Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reported Thursday. Passan noted the deal is for $52 million over four seasons...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 18,893 reads 36 comments

  4. MLB, Rangers Investigating Alleged Sexual Assault Involving Academy Players

    Major League Baseball and the Texas Rangers are reportedly investigating an alleged sexual assault involving multiple players at the Rangers' academy in the Dominican Republic. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported on Nov...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 394 reads 0 comments

  5. Athletics Owner Lew Wolff Steps Down: Latest Details, Reaction

    Oakland Athletics managing partner and co-owner Lew Wolff is stepping down. According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle , Athletics primary owner John Fisher will be taking over Wolff's role...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 8,531 reads 24 comments

  6. Sonny Gray Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Athletics SP

    Following a disappointing 2016 campaign, the Oakland Athletics are reportedly willing to listen to offers for starting pitcher Sonny Gray . Continue for updates. Latest on Gray's Future with Athletics Friday, Nov...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 4,156 reads 8 comments

  7. Sonny Gray Is the Wild Card of the MLB Offseason's Ace Trade Market

    Remember when Sonny Gray seemed to have one foot in an Oakland A's uniform and one foot on the trading block? Those were interesting times. Now they may be ready for a comeback...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 12,658 reads 28 comments

  8. Miguel Cabrera Would Transform Astros into an AL Power

    Houston, we have a rumor. You want details? Here you go, courtesy of MLB Network's Jon Morosi : Let's unpack the particulars. First, the Houston Astros are planning to increase payroll...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 27,800 reads 47 comments

  9. Andrew Bailey Re-Signs with Angels: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Andrew Bailey was an All-Star closer early in his career, and the Los Angeles Angels hope he can become a bullpen force once again after re-signing him to a new contract...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 2,635 reads 0 comments

  10. Rangers Stadium Deal Passed by Arlington Voters: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Voters in Arlington, Texas, overwhelmingly approved a proposition to help fund a new $1 billion stadium for the Texas Rangers , which will keep the organization in the city through at least 2053...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 3,033 reads 8 comments

  11. Seth Smith Contract Option Picked Up by Mariners: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced they picked up outfielder Seth Smith 's $7 million club option for 2017 on Thursday. Since the Mariners acquired him in a trade with the San Diego Padres ahead of the 2015 campaign, Smith has posted a ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 2,863 reads 3 comments

  12. Jonathan Lucroy Contract Option Picked Up by Rangers: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Texas Rangers have officially picked u p the $5.25 million contract option for Jonathan Lucroy, according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegraph confirmed the report...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 438 reads 0 comments

  13. Derek Holland Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rangers SP

    Citing a source Monday, Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball reported the Texas Rangers "would be more than willing to trade" starting pitcher Derek Holland before the 2017 season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 320 reads 0 comments

  14. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Texas Rangers

    Despite getting swept in three games by the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League Division Series, Texas general manager Jon Daniels hasn't lowered his expectations for the Rangers in 2017 and beyond...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 months ago 13,818 reads 9 comments

  15. Seattle Mariners Rookies Wear Ridiculous Costumes in Hazing Ritual

    The Seattle Mariners kept their postseason hopes alive by beating the Houston Astros on Wednesday afternoon . In the heat of an intense American League wild-card race, the club lightened the mood at the expense of its rookies...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 18,335 reads 7 comments

  16. Mike Trout Injury: Updates on Angels Star's Shoulder and Return

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the Oakland Athletics with an injury after being hit by a pitch. However, he is not expected to miss game time...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 7,318 reads 12 comments

  17. Ken Giles Injury: Updates on Astros Pitcher's Wrist and Return

    Houston Astros closer Ken Giles suffered a right wrist injury during batting practice Saturday and had to be carted off the field. X-rays came back negative, according to Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 3,141 reads 8 comments

  18. Rangers Clinch AL West: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Texas Rangers ' dominance of the American League West continued in 2016, with the franchise clinching its second straight division title Friday with a 3-0 win over the Oakland Athletics ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 6,589 reads 19 comments

  19. Steve Clevenger Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced they have suspended catcher Steve Clevenger without pay for the remainder of the regular season after he sent a series of offensive tweets Thursday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 8,071 reads 0 comments

  20. Mariners Suspend Steve Clevenger for Controversial Tweets

    Seattle Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger has been suspended for controversial tweets he posted regarding the civil unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina. The team announced the punishment on Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 56,946 reads 0 comments

  21. Jose Altuve Injury: Updates on Astros Star's Oblique and Return

    Second baseman Jose Altuve is the player who makes the Houston Astros offense go, but the team may be without its spark plug for a period of time after he had to leave Wednesday's game against the Texas Rangers with an oblique injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 2,217 reads 0 comments

  22. Taijuan Walker Pitched His 1st Career Complete-Game Shutout Against the Angels

    Fact: Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker pitched a complete-game shutout against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday, the first of his career...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 months ago 1,825 reads 1 comments

  23. Matt Shoemaker Injury: Updates on Angels Pitcher's Recovery from Head Surgery

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of the Seattle Mariners ’ Kyle Seager on Sept. 4 and was sent to the hospital...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 53,153 reads 45 comments

  24. Ageless Wonder Adrian Beltre Leading Charge for AL-Best Rangers

    Time waits for no man. It's mean like that. It's even meaner to baseball players, systematically robbing them of their skills as they drift further from their youth. Except for Adrian Beltre , who's playing like he's 37 going on 27...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 14,573 reads 24 comments

  25. Mike Trout Uninjured in Highway Car Crash Following Reds vs. Angels

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout was uninjured after being involved in a car accident following Wednesday's 3-0 home win over the Cincinnati Reds . "I have spoken with Mike this evening, and he feels fine...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 43,333 reads 34 comments