1. 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 4 hours ago 2,139 reads 2 comments

  2. Pablo Sandoval's Shoulder Surgery Puts Kung Fu Panda at Career Crossroads

    First off, let's get this out of the way: There will be no fat jokes. Undoubtedly, Boston Red Sox fans are in a wry and bitter mood at the news that Pablo Sandoval —their ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 hours ago 22,159 reads 44 comments

  3. Pablo Sandoval Injury Update: Red Sox Star to Undergo Shoulder Surgery

    The Boston Red Sox announced Monday that third baseman Pablo Sandoval will have surgery on his left shoulder, per Christopher Smith of MassLive.com. The team has yet to provide a timetable for Sandoval's return...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 hours ago 10,642 reads 30 comments

  4. Devin Mesoraco Injury: Updates on Reds Catcher's Shoulder and Return

    It's been a rough few weeks for the Cincinnati Reds , and it's about to get worse with catcher Devin Mesoraco going on the disabled list. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 15 hours ago 2,516 reads 5 comments

  5. Josh Ravin Suspended 80 Games for PEDs: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Major League Baseball announced on Monday that Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Josh Ravin tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. As a result, he will be suspended 80 games without pay...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 hours ago 9,694 reads 17 comments

  6. J.J. Hardy Injury: Updates on Orioles Shortstop's Foot and Return

    Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy is dealing with a small fracture in his left foot and will head to the disabled list. Continue for updates. Hardy's Estimated Recovery Is 6-8 Weeks Monday, May 2 Dan Connolly of BaltimoreBaseball...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 20 hours ago 170 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Cubs Dress in Eccentric 'Minimalist Zany' Suits for Pittsburgh Road Trip

    In earning the current best record in the MLB , the Chicago Cubs have likely made themselves targets for the rest of the league...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 21 hours ago 4,982 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 24 hours ago 34,548 reads 14 comments

  9. Travis Shaw Becoming Star After Being Thrown in Spotlight by Sandoval Benching

    From the ashes of every tragedy, something good can arise. It's still too soon to call Pablo Sandoval 's Boston Red Sox career a tragedy. But it's past time to call Travis Shaw something good...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 17,144 reads 25 comments

  10. Clayton Kershaw Doing It All for Up-and-Down Dodgers

    Entering play Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers were in a free fall. They'd dropped six straight to the lowly Miami Marlins and punchless San Diego Padres . They'd slid a game below ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 9,880 reads 55 comments

  11. Warren G Botches 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' During Cubs' 7th-Inning Stretch

    To paraphrase Nate Dogg, someone on the North Side of Chi-Town should be on a mission to help Mr. Warren G...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 days ago 44,251 reads 33 comments

  12. Yankees Finish April with Fewest Runs in MLB for 1st Time in 32 Years

    The New York Yankees finished an abysmal first month from the batter's box by ranking last in the majors in runs scored during April for the first time since 1984, per Elias Sports Bureau ( via ESPN Stats & Info )...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 day ago 2,212 reads 10 comments

  13. Story Finishes April with 17 Extra-Base Hits, Including 10 Home Runs

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story finished April with 17 extra-base hits, joining Joe DiMaggio (23 in May 1936) and Albert Pujols (17 in April 2001) as the only players since ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 days ago 607 reads 0 comments

  14. David Ortiz, Red Sox Look Headed for 1 More Exciting Run Together

    David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox share a treasure trove of beautiful memories. Busting one of professional sports' most infamous championship droughts and then winning two more titles to boot will do that for you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 days ago 10,323 reads 32 comments

  15. Giancarlo Stanton Blasts 462-Foot Home Run off Scoreboard vs. Brewers

    Giancarlo Stanton can hit the ball. Really hard. The Miami Marlins slugger knocked a 462-foot home run off Milwaukee Brewers starter Chase Anderson in the fourth inning of ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 days ago 37,517 reads 8 comments

  16. Arrieta's Home Scoreless Streak Ends at Wrigley-Record 52.2 Innings

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta witnessed his home scoreless streak come to an end at 52...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 1,613 reads 1 comments

  17. David Ortiz, A-Rod Make Night Special for Young Red Sox Fan Whose Dad Died

    Most stories that come out of the Boston Red Sox - New York Yankees rivalry are adversarial. This one, however, is the opposite of that. On Friday night, superstars from both teams came together to help make the night of one young fan...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 days ago 10,529 reads 7 comments

  18. Brewers Turn 7th Triple Play in Franchise History vs. the Marlins

    The Milwaukee Brewers might have taken the 6-3 loss to the Miami Marlins on Friday night, but it was an historically noteworthy night at Miller Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 days ago 13,862 reads 4 comments

  19. Michael Conforto, Yoenis Cespedes Fueling Explosive Mets' Streak Up NL East

    Yoenis Cespedes gets the attention, as he should. But the New York Mets ' 12-run third inning got going Friday night when Michael Conforto doubled home the game's first run. Cespedes' recent power surge has made the Mets look unbeatable...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 days ago 9,474 reads 73 comments

  20. Adam Conley Pulled 4 Outs from Pitching No-Hitter vs. Brewers

    Miami Marlins pitcher Adam Conley was four outs away from a no-hitter in just his 16th career start. But with Conley's pitch count at 116, manager Don Mattingly opted to protect ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 days ago 5,679 reads 9 comments

  21. Yasiel Puig Has Perfect Response to Jared Goff's Old Anti-Puig Tweet

    When you're about to experience a sudden surge in fame—No. 1 NFL draft pick fame, for example—it might be a good idea to audit your old tweets...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 days ago 45,885 reads 29 comments

  22. Pirates Coaching Staff Receives Contract Extensions Through 2017 Season

    The 13-9 Pittsburgh Pirates have gotten off to a solid start in 2016 and are fresh off a 98-win campaign. The coaching staff was rewarded for its efforts on Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 1,475 reads 1 comments

  23. Jake Arrieta Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Cubs

    Coming off a National League Cy Young Award in 2015 and a dazzling start this season, Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta is seeking big money and a long-term contract from the team that helped him reinvent his career...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 14,640 reads 53 comments

  24. Wandy Rodriguez to Orioles: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Baltimore Orioles reportedly reached an agreement Friday with veteran starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez for a minor league deal. Dan Connolly of BaltimoreBaseball.com first reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 2,027 reads 0 comments

  25. 14-Foot Royals Statue Found After It Was Stolen from Billboard in Kansas City

    Here's a weird story from Kansas City, Missouri. On Wednesday night, a huge statue of a Kansas City Royals player was stolen from a billboard for supermarket chain Hy-Vee off Interstate 435...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 days ago 38,158 reads 15 comments