1. Slumping Giants Look Vulnerable Atop NL Hierarchy

    The San Francisco Giants didn't limp into the second half of the 2016 MLB season. That's far too kind. Rather, San Francisco stumbled and crashed like Chris Farley's Matt Foley into an ill-fated coffee table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 9,420 reads 30 comments

  2. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Solidifies Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. Now that they've acquired flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 66,571 reads 237 comments

  3. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 48,348 reads 147 comments

  4. Derek Norris Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres Catcher

    The San Diego Padres are not realistic contenders as the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaches, and they are reportedly looking to trade catcher Derek Norris as part of a selling effort, per Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 5,984 reads 9 comments

  5. Alex Bregman Recalled by Astros: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros turned to the minor leagues for some help with the 2016 season's stretch run approaching...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 23,335 reads 49 comments

  6. Erick Aybar Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Braves SS

    As the Atlanta Braves continue their long-term rebuild, Erick Aybar is among a few veterans the team may move before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 18,030 reads 25 comments

  7. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Shortstop's Heel and Return

    The Chicago Cubs announced shortstop Addison Russell suffered a left heel contusion Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 3,475 reads 1 comments

  8. Nelson Cruz Had at Least 7 RBI in a Game with 3 Different Teams

    Fact: Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz had seven RBI versus the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. He now has had at least seven RBI in a game with three different teams ( Texas Rangers , Baltimore Orioles and Mariners)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 days ago 11,589 reads 10 comments

  9. Bizarre Chris Sale Clubhouse Blowup Further Muddies Complex Trade Talks

    As if trading Chris Sale wasn't going to be complicated enough for the Chicago White Sox , then he had to go and carve up some jerseys. If that second part lost you, boy do you have a story to get caught up on...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 70,658 reads 124 comments

  10. Andrew Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Yankees RP

    The New York Yankees are reportedly planning on keeping left-handed relief pitcher Andrew Miller as the Aug. 1 trade deadline approaches, per Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 835 reads 0 comments

  11. Chris Sale Scratched from Start: Twitter Reacts to SP Reportedly Cutting Jerseys

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale did not make his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday, but it wasn't because he was traded or injured...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 50,296 reads 53 comments

  12. Chris Sale Suspended by White Sox After Clubhouse Incident

    Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale did not take the mound Saturday for his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers after a disagreement over the team's choice of jersey...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 365,280 reads 262 comments

  13. Dogs Catch Some Waves at Oakland A's 'Bark at the Park' Night

    It is difficult to imagine what could have improved Friday's Bark at the Park night at O.co Coliseum, until the simulated wave machine was introduced. Yep...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 days ago 2,580 reads 0 comments

  14. San Francisco Giants Have Now Lost 6 Straight Games, Their Longest of 2016

    Fact: The San Francisco Giants have now lost six straight games, their longest losing streak of the 2016 season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 days ago 12,226 reads 9 comments

  15. Chris Sale Is Landscape-Altering Possibility on MLB Trade Market

    For weeks, we've all been asking whether the New York Yankees would sell. Turns out the Sale we should have been focused on is Chris, as in Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox , as in the pitcher who could energize this July trade market...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 6 days ago 74,395 reads 158 comments

  16. Julio Teheran Injury: Updates on Braves Pitcher's Lat and Return

    Atlanta Braves pitcher Julio Teheran left the field during a July 22 game against the Colorado Rockies because of right lat tightness suffered during a fifth-inning at-bat. However, it appears as if he will not miss any extra time...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 days ago 1,561 reads 1 comments

  17. Russell Martin Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Catcher's Knee and Return

    The Toronto Blue Jays had high expectations for 2015 All-Star catcher Russell Martin this season, but he has been struggling offensively and now has an injured knee. It's unclear when he will return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 6,982 reads 4 comments

  18. Why We Love Big Papi as a First-Ballot Hall of Famer

    Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz is one of the most beloved figures in Boston sports history and could soon be immortalized in the baseball Hall of Fame...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 829 reads 26 comments

  19. Stephen Strasburg's Loss to the Dodgers Was His 1st Loss Since September 9, 2015

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday, his first loss since September 9, 2015 (21 starts)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 days ago 10,860 reads 7 comments

  20. Ian Desmond's Comeback All-Star Season Earning Back Big Bucks Lost in 2015

    An underwhelming 2015 season left Texas Rangers star Ian Desmond in need of reinventing himself. Like Apple on the brink of bankruptcy in the late 1990s or Taylor Swift transitioning ...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 days ago 24,682 reads 17 comments

  21. Could David Ortiz Cap Historic Farewell Season with AL MVP?

    Big Papi's been places. And done things. All-Star Games. Home Run Derbies. World Series. You name it. But about four months into David Ortiz 's final major league season, it's ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 42,184 reads 164 comments

  22. Clay Buchholz Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Red Sox Pitcher

    As MLB inches closer to its Aug. 1 trade deadline, Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz could find himself shipped out of town. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 days ago 11,802 reads 19 comments

  23. Matt Holliday Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Face and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday suffered a facial abrasion in his nose and upper lip area after being hit by a pitch in Thursday's game against the San Diego Padres ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 2,254 reads 0 comments

  24. Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Hamstring and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig suffered a hamstring injury July 21 against the Washington Nationals . It is uncertain when he will return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 2,250 reads 7 comments

  25. Chris Sale Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding White Sox SP

    With the Chicago White Sox continuing to plummet in the American League Central, Chris Sale's future has become a hot topic of conversation ahead of the Aug. 1 trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 135,899 reads 230 comments