1. Can Giants Breakout Star Matt Duffy Avoid the Dreaded 'Sophomore Slump'?

    In real life, Matt Duffy came out of Long Beach, California. But in 2015, he might as well have come out of Nowhere, USA...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 22 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Jacob Nottingham to Brewers: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    On Friday, the Milwaukee Brewers announced they acquired catcher Jacob Nottingham in a trade with the Oakland Athletics . The Brewers also received minor league pitcher Bubba Derby in a deal that sent outfielder Khris Davis to Oakland...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 12 hours ago 3,849 reads 8 comments

  3. Joe Mauer Comments on Impact of Concussions on Vision, Hitting, More

    Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer is no longer the superstar he once was, which he revealed can be blamed partly on lingering symptoms from a concussion he suffered in 2013...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 hours ago 5,842 reads 4 comments

  4. Matt Kemp Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Padres OF

    Sources told Baseball Essential's Robert Murray on Friday that the San Diego Padres have tried to trade outfielder Matt Kemp . Continue for updates. Kemp on the Block Friday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 19 hours ago 8,901 reads 13 comments

  5. Jackie Robinson West Parents Sue ESPN, Little League Over Ineligible Players

    Parents of former Little League baseball players from Jackie Robinson West in Chicago filed a lawsuit Thursday against several entities, including Little League International and ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 hours ago 250,612 reads 80 comments

  6. Bryce Harper Comments on Potential of Receiving $400 Million Contract

    At 23 years old, Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is becoming the face of Major League Baseball. He's a three-time All-Star in just four seasons in the majors and is the reigning National League MVP after a campaign in which he hit ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 day ago 87,058 reads 199 comments

  7. Jacob deGrom Comments on Potential Contract Extension with Mets

    Hard-hurling ace Jacob deGrom said he’d be willing to discuss a long-term deal with the New York Mets well before he becomes a free agent in 2020, according to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 day ago 4,528 reads 26 comments

  8. Mike Moustakas, Royals Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Kansas City Royals announced that they've locked up another one of their core players, with third baseman Mike Moustakas agreeing to a new two-year deal. Jon Heyman of MLB Network first reported the deal, noting that it's worth $14...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 5,082 reads 7 comments

  9. Mariano Rivera to Receive Dedicated Plaque in Yankee Stadium's Monument Park

    Mariano Rivera helped the New York Yankees win five World Series, and many consider him to be the game’s greatest closer...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 day ago 822 reads 1 comments

  10. Yankees and Cubs Have Beef in Twitter Poll Fight

    There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned baseball brawl via social media. The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs cleared their figurative dugouts for a Twitter fight on Monday ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 days ago 91,942 reads 69 comments

  11. Alex Wood Maximizing Potential Would Change the Game for Dodgers Rotation

    A wild card exists in every Major League Baseball rotation. The Los Angeles Dodgers , though, have a deck of them...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 days ago 15,043 reads 60 comments

  12. Evan Gattis Injury: Updates on Astros DH's Recovery from Hernia Surgery

    Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis turned in a career year in 2015, but he underwent hernia surgery on Tuesday, according to the team . Continue for updates. Gattis to Miss 'Most' of Spring Training Tuesday, Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 2,947 reads 7 comments

  13. Masahiro Tanaka Injury: Updates on Yankees Pitcher's Recovery from Elbow Surgery

    New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is inching closer to a full return to the mound after undergoing elbow surgery in October. It appears he could be ready to pitch in time for Opening Day...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 11,271 reads 23 comments

  14. Skip Schumaker to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune , citing sources, the San Diego Padres signed utility man Skip Schumaker to a minor league deal on Tuesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 days ago 435 reads 1 comments

  15. Yu Darvish Injury: Updates on Rangers Pitcher's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish continues to recover from Tommy John surgery after missing the 2015 season. Continue for updates. Darvish Outlines Throwing Schedule Tuesday, Feb...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 2,404 reads 2 comments

  16. Mat Latos to White Sox: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Looking to resuscitate his career after a disastrous 2015 season, right-handed pitcher Mat Latos signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the Chicago White Sox , the team announced ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 11,973 reads 91 comments

  17. MVP Josh Donaldson's 2-Year Extension Buys Time for Long-Term Megadeal

    The Toronto Blue Jays signed Josh Donaldson to a two-year extension worth nearly $29 million Monday night, avoiding salary arbitration. That's the news, courtesy of Sportsnet's Shi Davidi ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 14,750 reads 31 comments

  18. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 14's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    The unofficial end of baseball's offseason is quickly approaching. Pitchers and catchers will begin reporting to camp next week, and soon, we'll have a clear picture of how every team's roster is going to look on Opening Day...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 4 days ago 49,283 reads 28 comments

  19. Rusney Castillo Has His Best Chance to Blossom into Red Sox Star in 2016

    About a year-and-a-half has passed since the Boston Red Sox gave Rusney Castillo a seven-year, $72.5 million contract, and he's still a riddle with mystery and enigma coverings...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 12,455 reads 20 comments

  20. A.J. Pollock, Diamondbacks Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock turned in a career season in 2015, and the team rewarded him financially as a result...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 1,788 reads 3 comments

  21. Josh Donaldson, Blue Jays Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is coming off the best season of his career, and the team's front office has decided to reward the 30-year-old with a new contract...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 9,737 reads 18 comments

  22. J.D. Martinez, Tigers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments. Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms on a new two-year, $18.5 million deal with All-Star outfielder J.D. Martinez on Monday to avoid arbitration, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 days ago 6,962 reads 12 comments

  23. Tyler Clippard to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the third time in just over one year, Tyler Clippard is on the move after agreeing to a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported that Clippard signed a contract worth $12...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 days ago 8,938 reads 49 comments

  24. Caribbean Series 2016: Championship Winner and Results After Sunday

    Mexico capped its remarkable, undefeated run at the Caribbean Series on Sunday with a walk-off home run by Jorge Vazquez in the bottom of the ninth inning that secured a 5-4 victory to capture its third title in four years...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 5 days ago 498 reads 0 comments

  25. Caribbean Series 2016: Scores, Results and Schedule After Saturday

    The Caribbean Series pressed forward with a pair of semifinal games Saturday as the premier baseball event in Latin America set the stage for Sunday's championship matchup...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 7 days ago 1,128 reads 0 comments