1. John McEnroe Slings Ceremonial 1st Pitch with Serious Heat

    Arm strength never dies—at least not for John McEnroe . While tossing out (or rather, slinging) the ceremonial first pitch ahead of Monday night's Mets vs...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 33,238 reads 3 comments

  2. Mets Hope to Recapture Deadline Magic with Jay Bruce Trade

    NEW YORK — If you try something once and it works, you're going to try again. Jay Bruce isn't Yoenis Cespedes. The 2016 New York Mets are not the 2015 Mets, and the National League East isn't the same as it was last year, either...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 21,547 reads 34 comments

  3. Rangers Shake Up AL Pennant Chase with Carlos Beltran, Jonathan Lucroy Haul

    Major League Baseball's 2016 trade deadline passed with a veritable bang. Deals were being made left and right, and many included big names. In no place, however, was the noise louder than in Texas...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 35,613 reads 87 comments

  4. Francisco Liriano to Blue Jays: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays announced Monday that they acquired starting pitcher Francisco Liriano from the Pittsburgh Pirates prior to MLB 's trade deadline...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 26,058 reads 141 comments

  5. Scott Feldman to Blue Jays: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays announced Monday they have acquired relief pitcher Scott Feldman from the Houston Astros in return for minor league pitcher Guadalupe Chavez. Feldman is 5-3 with a 2...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 6,959 reads 12 comments

  6. Steve Pearce to Orioles: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Baltimore Orioles confirmed Monday they acquired Steve Pearce, sending minor league catcher Jonah Heim to the Tampa Bay Rays to complete the deal. Pearce, who had previously spent four years as a member of the Orioles, is batting ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 4,619 reads 12 comments

  7. Ivan Nova to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The New York Yankees continued to be sellers on Monday, trading starting pitcher Ivan Nova to the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 40,561 reads 30 comments

  8. Matt Moore to Giants: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Rays agreed to trade starting pitcher Matt Moore to the San Francisco Giants Monday ahead of the trade deadline...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 46,923 reads 108 comments

  9. Jonathan Lucroy to Rangers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Brewers traded catcher Jonathan Lucroy after all. Milwaukee moved Lucroy to the Texas Rangers along with pitcher Jeremy Jeffress ahead of Monday's MLB trade deadline, according to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 68,944 reads 113 comments

  10. Carlos Beltran to Rangers: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    With their season slipping away, the New York Yankees have traded All-Star outfielder Carlos Beltran to the Texas Rangers ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 50,512 reads 113 comments

  11. Brandon Guyer to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Cleveland Indians announced Monday that they acquired outfielder Brandon Guyer from the Tampa Bay Rays for prospects with just a little over an hour remaining in Major League Baseball's trade deadline...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 13,881 reads 22 comments

  12. Will Smith to Giants: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Brewers parted ways with one of their top bullpen arms Monday, as they traded Will Smith to the San Francisco Giants for Phil Bickford and Andrew Susac ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 1,652 reads 1 comments

  13. Fernando Abad to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox reportedly acquired left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for right-handed pitcher Pat Light on Monday, according to Mike Berardino of the St...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 17,484 reads 18 comments

  14. Jay Bruce to Mets: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Mets traded for Cincinnati Reds traded outfielder Jay Bruce on Monday in exchange for Dilson Herrera and Max Wotell , the team announced . Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball first reported the deal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 87,285 reads 120 comments

  15. Rockies' De La Rosa Earns 100th Career Win in Majors

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa earned the 100th win of his career over the weekend by picking up the victory in Saturday's 7-2 drubbing of the New York Mets , per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN...

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  16. Troy Tulowitzki Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Thumb and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki suffered a small fracture in his thumb during July 31's matchup. However, he's ready to return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 6,992 reads 5 comments

  17. Yankees' Rodriguez Makes History with Golden Sombrero at Age 41

    New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez struck out in each of his four at-bats during Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays , becoming the first batter in major ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 143,468 reads 28 comments

  18. Wade Miley to Orioles: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Baltimore Orioles are in the thick of a tight American League East race, and they reportedly added pitcher Wade Miley on Sunday to bolster their starting rotation for the stretch run...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 26,438 reads 34 comments

  19. Bud Norris Injury: Updates on Dodgers SP's Back and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Bud Norris left a July 31 start in the first inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks with a back injury and has been placed on the disabled list...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,388 reads 10 comments

  20. Jonathan Lucroy Reportedly Traded to Texas Rangers

    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy vetoed a trade to the Cleveland Indians , per MLB .com's Adam McCalvy and Curt Hogg , but that did not stop the Brewers from dealing the two-time All-Star Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,164 reads 0 comments

  21. Asdrubal Cabrera Injury: Updates on Mets SS's Knee and Return

    New York Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera exited on July 31 against the Colorado Rockies after suffering a strained left patellar tendon, per ESPN.com's Adam Rubin . He was placed on the disabled list on Tuesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 5,712 reads 6 comments

  22. Andrew Miller Blockbuster Sets Yankees Up to Relive Glory Days

    Standing on the grass at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida, this spring watching Aaron Judge drill moon shots toward Dale Mabry Highway, you couldn't yet see into July, ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 month ago 185,235 reads 180 comments

  23. Phillies Bat Around in 8th Inning Without Recording a Hit

    The Philadelphia Phillies accomplished an unusual feat during Saturday's 9-5 road win over the Atlanta Braves , sending all nine batters to the plate in the eighth inning without recording a single hit during the frame, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  24. Yoenis Cespedes Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Quad and Return

    After leaving on July 30 against the Colorado Rockies with a quad injury , New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes had not played since. However, he made his return on Wednesday, only to re-aggravate the injury and wind up on the disabled list...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 5,449 reads 24 comments

  25. Tyler Clippard to Yankees: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Yankees are remaking their bullpen prior to Monday's non-waiver trade deadline, acquiring right-hander Tyler Clippard from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday. MLB Network's Jon Heyman first reported the deal...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 41,340 reads 47 comments