1. David Ortiz Best Embodies What It Is to Be a Boston Sports Superstar

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has become one of the faces of baseball, blazed a path that could end with a bust in Cooperstown and captured three World Series championships since 2004...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 3 hours ago 377 reads 0 comments

  2. Kid Drills Home Run While Being Intentionally Walked

    We’ ve found the real-life “Casey at the Bat,” only this one doesn ’t miss. What do you do when your opponent has men in scoring position and the biggest, baddest batter in town at the plate? You walk him...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 35 minutes ago 54 reads 0 comments

  3. Why Trevor Bauer Should Replace Struggling Carlos Carrasco in Indians' Rotation

    Trevor Bauer has made some impressive strides early on in 2014, and although mother nature afforded him the opportunity to pitch in one big league game this season, the young righty is still stuck in Triple-A purgatory...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 1 hour ago 198 reads 0 comments

  4. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 3

    Welcome back to the Atlanta Braves weekly top 10 prospect stock watch, where every week, we'll check in on the organization's next generation of players. You can find last week's Braves prospect watch here ...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 1 hour ago 272 reads 0 comments

  5. New York Yankees: Stock Up, Stock Down for Top 10 Prospects for Week 3

    A roller-coaster week has just concluded for the New York Yankees . The big league club began by snapping off five straight wins behind dominant pitching and an awakened offense before it lost two in a row by a combined score of 27-6...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 2 hours ago 925 reads 0 comments

  6. Toronto Blue Jays: Starters' Inability to Pitch Deep into Games Is a Major Issue

    While the Toronto Blue Jays are currently in second place in the American League East with a 10-9 record, a glaring weakness in the team’s starting rotation might lead to a sudden reversal of fortunes if it goes unchecked...

    Mohammad Arshad Written by Mohammad Arshad about 5 hours ago 162 reads 0 comments

  7. Stock Up, Stock Down for Los Angeles Dodgers' Top 10 Prospects for Week 3

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ’ top 10 prospects — according to B/R’s own Mike Rosenbaum — have had excellent starts to the season overall. They continued that this week, as most of the players turned in positive performances...

    Seth Victor Written by Seth Victor about 6 hours ago 258 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 Texas Rangers Minor Leaguers Who Will See Time in 2014

    There are five minor leaguers in the Texas Rangers organization who are bound to see time at some point during the 2014 season. Injuries happen and rosters expand every September...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 7 hours ago 312 reads 0 comments

  9. 8 Miami Marlins Minor Leaguers Who Will See Time in the Majors This Year

    Baseball is a marathon. It's not easy cramming 162 games into six short months, and it's nearly impossible to play all 162 games with the same 25-man roster. There's a reason why each organization has an active 25-man roster and a 40-man roster...

    Cheng Sio Written by Cheng Sio about 7 hours ago 129 reads 0 comments

  10. Hardy (Hamstring) Not Playing Today vs. O's

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  11. Noesi Barely Misses Pitching Worst Inning in Rangers History

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  12. Napoli Playing Despite Taking Pitch off Knee Sun.

    4/21 vs. BAL: Holt 3B, Pedroia 2B, Ortiz DH, Napoli 1B, Gomes LF, Bogaerts SS, Nava RF, Ross C, Bradley Jr...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by James Wrabel about 1 hour ago 18 reads 0 comments

  13. Boston Red Sox: 5 Things We've Learned Through the First 19 Games

    The first 19 games of 2014 have gone a lot different for the Boston Red Sox than the same stretch last season. At this point in 2013, they were in first place, owners of a 13-6 record with a two-game lead on the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Matthew Musico Written by Matthew Musico about 10 hours ago 514 reads 0 comments

  14. Stock Up, Stock Down for New York Mets' Top 10 Prospects for Week 3

    Another week is gone, and another week of updates is here for the top 10 prospects in the New York Mets organization. The big league team came to life on a nine-game road trip last week and enters a series tonight against the St...

    Matthew Musico Written by Matthew Musico about 11 hours ago 236 reads 0 comments

  15. Stock Up, Stock Down for Top 10 Red Sox Prospects After Week 3

    It was an up-and-down week for the Boston Red Sox 's best prospects. Some underperforming pitchers began turning their 2014 campaigns around. Hot-hitting batters in the minor leagues continued their torrid pace to begin the year...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 11 hours ago 119 reads 0 comments

  16. Carlos Gonzalez Injury: Updates on Rockies Star's Knee and Return

    One of the best offensive teams in baseball through the first month, the Colorado Rockies will have to make due without one of their most dangerous hitters for a couple of days...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 14 hours ago 2,591 reads 4 comments

  17. Rollins Jump-Starts Offense as Phils Avoid Sweep

    Jimmy Rollins was sitting in his hotel room watching highlights from around baseball after Saturday night's loss when he kept seeing the ugly truth roll across the bottom of his television screen...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  18. Early-Season Grades for Each Player on Philadelphia Phillies' Roster

    Early in the 2014 season, the Philadelphia Phillies find themselves at 7-10 and in last place in the National League East...

    David Cattai Written by David Cattai about 12 hours ago 46 reads 0 comments

  19. J.J. Hardy: Orioles' Lack of Action on Contract Extension 'Makes Me Curious'

    The Orioles and J.J. Hardy were expected to at least broach the subject of a contract extension during spring training, but nothing has happened yet with May fast approaching...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 hours ago 26 reads 0 comments

  20. Angels Error It out in Loss to Detroit

    The most memorable – or forgettable – moment from the Angels ' 2-1 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Sunday was described as “crazy,” “strange,” and “weird...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  21. Phillies Notes: Late Defensive Moves Pay off for Sandberg

    DENVER - The Phillies led by two runs Sunday when the bottom of the eighth inning started, and Ryne Sandberg ordered his best defensive lineup onto the field. Tony Gwynn Jr., who pinch-hit in the top half, stayed in center field...

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  22. Rockies Fall to Phillies in Classic Coors Field Slugfest

    Tiptoeing on a tightrope through April, the Rockies edged forward precariously with a makeshift starting pitching staff and an already-soaring offense...

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  23. With Lowrie-Donaldson Tandem Producing, A's Sweep Astros

    OAKLAND -- – Toward the end of last season, those following the A's started to see Josh Donaldson getting more starts in the No. 2 spot in the order, with Jed Lowrie behind him...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 hours ago 87 reads 0 comments

  24. PHI Ends Offensive Slump at Friendly Coors Field

    DENVER -- The Philadelphia Phillies ended their prolonged offensive slump on Sunday but blew three leads and had to stage a late comeback to beat the Colorado Rockies 10-9 and avoid a three-game series sweep...

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  25. Instant Replay: A's Sweep Astros

    The Oakland A's picked up exactly where they left off in the 2013 season against the Astros , completing a three-game sweep with a 4-1 win on Sunday afternoon in Oakland...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments