1. Michael Pineda, Yankees as Guilty of Stupidity as They Are of Cheating

    "I would expect that if it’s used, it’s more discreet than the last time." That's what Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell told reporters prior to Wednesday night's ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 hours ago 10,295 reads 79 comments

  2. What Cole Hamels' 2014 Debut Tells Us About His Season Outlook

    Cole Hamels isn ’t known for turning in strong season debuts. Since 2009, the Phillies left-hander is 1-4 with a 9.55 ERA in 21.2 innings...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 6 hours ago 441 reads 0 comments

  3. Top Long-Term Ivan Nova Replacement Options for the New York Yankees

    Heading into play last weekend , the New York Yankees ' starting rotation owned the best strikeout-to-walk ratio in baseball...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 1 day ago 5,485 reads 12 comments

  4. It's Too Early for the Boston Red Sox to Bench A.J. Pierzynski

    Despite A.J. Pierzynski’s poor start, reputation as an unpopular teammate and potential replacements in the minors, the Boston Red Sox should not yet turn away from their veteran backstop...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 1 hour ago 280 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Things We've Learned About the San Francisco Giants Through the First 22 Games

    The San Francisco Giants have played their first 22 games and there are some very interesting trends developing. The Giants have played 11 one-run games and have been involved in several other very close, exciting contests...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  6. Predicting In-Season Trades the Baltimore Orioles Will Need to Make

    Baseball fans, we are now three-and-a-half weeks into the long MLB season. Across the league, fans have already had the privilege of witnessing fantastic moments such as extraordinary ...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about 8 hours ago 951 reads 0 comments

  7. There's a Reason for Lack of Fanfare About Albert Pujols' 500th Home Run

    Angels slugger's milestone shot Tuesday gets a low-key treatment primarily because the standard has been devalued by the steroid era...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 38 minutes ago 31 reads 0 comments

  8. Despite Rough Start, Tillman Made Adjustment to Help Orioles on Wednesday

    TORONTO – Chris Tillman certainly didn't have his best outing in the Orioles ' 10-8 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night, but his ability to make adjustments and ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 hour ago 15 reads 0 comments

  9. 5 Pittsburgh Pirates Minor Leaguers Who Will See Time in the Majors This Year

    The Pirates have not gotten off to the kind of start they would like to have had in 2014, going 9-13 in their first 22 games. Batters throughout their lineup have struggled, and a number of pitchers have had difficulty getting outs...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 9 hours ago 499 reads 0 comments

  10. Blue Jays Pave Way for Grass at the Rogers Centre

    Preparations have already begun to make the highly anticipated transition to a natural grass field in time for the start of the 2018 MLB season...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 hour ago 36 reads 0 comments

  11. Rays Looking for Adjustments from Erik Bedard

    ST. PETERSBURG — Manager Joe Maddon came right out and said that LHP Erik Bedard is not pitching to keep his spot in the Rays rotation when he takes the mound today...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 hour ago 7 reads 0 comments

  12. Yankees Also Deserve Blame for Pineda's Repeat Transgression

    Michael Pineda is the guy who drove 80 mph in a 65-mph zone, got pulled over for speeding and then proceeded to drive 100...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 hours ago 75 reads 0 comments

  13. Dodgers' Fans Are at the End of Their Cable

    On scratchy radios they listen to Vin Scully for a mere three innings, salvaging what they can of this aberrant young season, brimming with equal amounts promise and poison...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  14. Texas Rangers' Backups Exceeding Expectations

    The Texas Rangers won’t have Jurickson Profar or Geovany Soto back until at least mid-June, and Matt Harrison and Derek Holland haven’t been available to take the mound...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 10 hours ago 111 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Team Needs 2014: San Diego Padres

    The San Diego Padres would like your help in finding their offense. The young team is stuck finding their way amid a very tough NL West and are doing an admirable job despite posting just 56 runs and a ...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 13 hours ago 81 reads 0 comments

  16. Dodgers Top Phillies; Hamels Effective in Return

    LOS ANGELES - This was the debut stage for the lanky lefthander they called "Hollywood" before he even reached the majors, and it was appropriate. Five seasons somehow passed since Cole Hamels' last appearance at Dodger Stadium...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  17. LA Desperately Trying to Jettison Defensive Woes

    They play flawless ball in a 5-2 victory over the Phillies , but still have 22 errors in 22 games. Manager Don Mattingly knows they must get better if they want to succeed in the playoffs...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  18. Farrell on Pineda: 'Something Has to Be Said'

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 hours ago 417 reads 0 comments

  19. New Approach at Plate Paying off for Jays' Thole

    TORONTO – Josh Thole is seeing things clearly now, and it has nothing to do with the corrective laser eye surgery he had last October.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 7 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. McGowan's Stamina a Growing Concern for Jays

    TORONTO – Maybe it's the truncated spring. Or perhaps it's the five years he spent trying to get healthy that's the culprit...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 7 hours ago 30 reads 0 comments

  21. B/R's Scott Miller: Albert Pujols Has a Shot at 700 Home Runs

    Albert Pujols hit his 500th career home run on Tuesday and is off to a hot start in 2014. The 34-year-old first baseman leads the league with eight homers through April 22 and is showing no signs of slowing down now that he's healthy...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 hours ago 4,481 reads 19 comments

  22. Loshe: 'We've Got to Keep Piling the Wins'

    The Milwaukee Brewers , who have had trouble scoring runs at home thus far, didn't need a major outburst Wednesday night. Not the way Kyle Lohse was pitching. And not with this bullpen backing him up...

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  23. Marlins to Activate Furcal, Reliever Marmol Day-to-Day

    The Miami Marlins are expected to activate second baseman Rafael Furcal from the disabled list in the next week.....

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  24. Tracy McGrady Makes Sugar Land Skeeters Opening-Day Roster

    Tracy McGrady 's transformation from seven-time NBA All-Star to (semi) professional baseball player is complete...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 hours ago 33,728 reads 49 comments

  25. Joe Girardi Lashes out at ESPN Camera, Files a Protest

    BOSTON -- Joe Girardi believes ESPN was out of line and took it out on the mobile camera the network had perched on the dugout railing.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 hours ago 359 reads 0 comments