1. Is 2016 the Year Albert Pujols' Contract Goes from Bad to Embarrassing?

    The Los Angeles Angels ' Albert Pujols has been many things in his brilliant MLB career: a three-time MVP, a 10-time All-Star and two-time world champion. Now, he may be adding another, far less flattering label: albatross...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 232,280 reads 165 comments

  2. Hernandez Passes Moyer for Most Wins in Mariners History

    Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez earned the 146th win of his career on Monday against the Tampa Bay Rays , passing Jamie Moyer to take sole possession of first place on the all-time franchise wins list, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 226 reads 0 comments

  3. Felix Hernandez Passes Jamie Moyer for Most Wins in Mariners History

    Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez added another accolade to his illustrious career Monday by becoming the all-time winningest pitcher in franchise history. Hernandez passed Jamie Moyer with his 146th win, according to MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 7 months ago 1,733 reads 4 comments

  4. Taijuan Walker's 2016 Breakout Makes Mariners a Huge AL West Threat

    Taijuan Walker made his MLB debut in 2013. But as the Seattle Mariners entered the 2016 season, they were still waiting for him to arrive...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 6,325 reads 12 comments

  5. Andrelton Simmons Injury: Updates on Angels Shortstop's Thumb and Return

    Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons suffered a torn ligament in his left thumb on May 8 during his team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays . The injury required surgery, and Simmons was placed on the 15-day disabled list on May 10...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 2,900 reads 4 comments

  6. Kyle Lohse Signs Contract with Texas Rangers

    Free-agent starting pitcher Kyle Lohse threw for teams at UC Irvine on May 5, per MLB Network's Jon Heyman , and has found a new home.  Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 6,702 reads 3 comments

  7. Drew Stubbs to Rangers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran outfielder Drew Stubbs is reportedly heading back to the Texas Rangers after the sides reached an agreement on a major league deal Saturday. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram passed along word of the signing...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 4,175 reads 5 comments

  8. Mike Trout Trade Speculation Shot Down by Angels GM

    Don't expect the Los Angeles Angels to trade Mike Trout anytime soon, if ever. Angels general manager Billy Eppler said Friday that despite losing starting pitchers Garrett ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 7 months ago 9,307 reads 45 comments

  9. Garrett Richards' Tommy John Surgery Sends Angels Toward Another Lost Year

    Even with Garrett Richards atop their rotation, the Los Angeles Angels were in trouble. Their lineup wasn't deep enough, and neither was their starting rotation. But Richards was not just any other arm...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 6,228 reads 30 comments

  10. Andrew Heaney Injury: Updates on Angels SP's Elbow and Return

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney has started just one game this season, and a report Friday suggests his availability for the remainder of the 2016 campaign could be in jeopardy...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 5,505 reads 8 comments

  11. Garrett Richards Injury: Updates on Angels SP's Elbow and Recovery

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Garrett Richards will skip surgery on a UCL tear in his elbow but is out for the foreseeable future. He was placed on the 60-day disabled list on May 10...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 9,717 reads 17 comments

  12. Robinson Cano, Mariners Look Primed to End MLB's Longest Playoff Drought

    Many thought 2015 would be the year the Seattle Mariners finally snapped a postseason drought they'd been mired in since 2001. Those many turned out to be wrong. But now, it's looking like they're only going to be off by one year...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 10,548 reads 36 comments

  13. Joey Gallo Injury: Updates on Rangers Prospect's Groin and Return

    Texas Rangers prospect Joey Gallo will reportedly be forced to miss nearly a month with a groin injury. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 1,788 reads 4 comments

  14. MLB Rookie Star Nomar Mazara's Maturity Helps Maximize Immense Talent

    No scientific survey is needed to know that every MLB team would love for its prospects to be ready at 20 years old. Just like anyone would rather dine at a restaurant with a Michelin star...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 6,184 reads 11 comments

  15. Rangers Fan Turns Daughter Tossing Foul Ball Back into Sweet, Memorable Moment

    Catch and release is a practice best applied to fishing, not baseball. But neither that concept nor her father, Jim, could prevent a young girl from tossing a Mitch Moreland foul ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 36,471 reads 15 comments

  16. Huston Street Injury: Updates on Angels Closer's Oblique and Return

    Los Angeles Angels closer Huston Street has not appeared in a game since April 23 because of an oblique injury ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 6,397 reads 2 comments

  17. Carlos Gomez Injury: Updates on Astros OF's Hand and Return

    Houston Astros outfielder Carlos Gomez was forced to exit Wednesday's game against the Seattle Mariners with a hand injury after getting hit by a pitch. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 1,857 reads 4 comments

  18. Pujols Passes Jackson for 13th Place on All-Time Home Runs List

    Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols moved into sole possession of 13th place on the all-time home runs list during the third inning of Monday's 6-1 win over the Kansas City Royals , hitting career homer No...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 459 reads 0 comments

  19. Is Houston Astros Star Jose Altuve's Home Run Surge the Real Deal?

    Jose Altuve : home run hitter. Seriously, this is going to be a little tough to get used to, with the emphasis on "little...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 months ago 13,207 reads 8 comments

  20. How High Will Felix Hernandez Climb Up MLB's All-Time Strikeout List?

    Felix Hernandez 's quest to take the Seattle Mariners ' strikeout record from Randy Johnson is over. Now all King Felix has to do is get as close as he can to the Big Unit on Major League Baseball's all-time strikeout list...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 9,228 reads 22 comments

  21. Stephen Curry Attends Houston Astros Game, Chills with David Ortiz

    NBA MVP Stephen Curry is in Houston, perhaps getting set to play in his Golden State Warriors' Game 4 matchup against the Rockets on Sunday. In his downtime, Curry took in a Houston Astros game against the Boston Red Sox ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 months ago 19,086 reads 8 comments

  22. Preseason Darling Astros Raising Questions with Disappointing 5-12 Start

    It'd be hackneyed —and overkill —to begin a dissection of the Houston Astros ' slow start with "Houston, we have a problem." It's April. There are 145 games left on the schedule...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 10,328 reads 39 comments

  23. Felix Hernandez Illness: Updates on Mariners Star's Status and Return

    Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez was scratched from his start Friday night against the division-rival Los Angeles Angels due to an illness. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 4,467 reads 1 comments

  24. Lance McCullers Must Create Deadly 1-2 Punch with Keuchel to Drive Astros

    The Houston Astros are missing something, but it's hard to put a finger on it... Wait, no. There it is. Clearly, what they need is a healthy Lance McCullers ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 3,971 reads 1 comments

  25. Rangers Star Rookie Nomar Mazara Looks Ready to Live Up to All the Hype

    It's not a set-in-stone rule or anything, but it sure seems like a Major League Baseball season can't qualify as modern unless at least one top-ranked hitting prospect takes the league by storm...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 13,659 reads 17 comments