1. Risky 6-Man Rotation Is Blue Jays' Best Shot at Deep 2016 Postseason Run

    For some teams, questing for a World Series trophy requires sticking with whatever's working. The Toronto Blue Jays don't have that luxury. Things are mostly good for the reigning AL East champs...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 5,023 reads 11 comments

  2. Dansby Swanson Coup Hits Peak After Rapid Rise from No. 1 Pick to MLB

    On Wednesday, shortstop Dansby Swanson made his big league debut with the Atlanta Braves , going 2-for-4 in a 10-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 35,299 reads 56 comments

  3. Tyler Chatwood Injury: Updates on Rockies Pitcher's Back and Return

    Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood has run into problems with his back once again and is facing another extended absence. Continue for updates. Chatwood Headed for the Disabled List Again Tuesday, Aug...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 days ago 369 reads 0 comments

  4. Dansby Swanson to Be Called Up from Double-A Mississippi by Braves

    The future is set to arrive for the Atlanta Braves . The team announced Tuesday it will call up infielder Dansby Swanson on Wednesday: The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Swanson out of Vanderbilt with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 20,571 reads 48 comments

  5. Miguel Cabrera Injury: Updates on Tigers Star's Biceps and Return

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera will miss Tuesday's game against the Kansas City Royals with a left biceps strain. Continue for updates. Cabrera's Injury Not Considered Serious Tuesday, Aug...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 days ago 1,591 reads 1 comments

  6. Coco Crisp: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Athletics OF

    After seven seasons, it appears outfielder Coco Crisp and the Oakland Athletics are headed for a contentious divorce. Continue for updates. Crisp Accuses A's of Benching Him for Financial Reasons Tuesday, Aug...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 days ago 1,741 reads 7 comments

  7. How Have the Dodgers Erased the SF Giants' Huge Lead Without Clayton Kershaw?

    A little after 1 p.m. Sunday, a Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher not named Clayton Kershaw took the mound. Fifteen minutes later, the Dodgers were down 5-0, and the pitcher not named Clayton Kershaw was done for the day...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 12 days ago 17,699 reads 42 comments

  8. Zach Britton Can Be MLB's First AL Cy Young Reliever Since 1992

    Someone is going to win the 2016 American League Cy Young Award. That much we know. After that, things get messy. The Junior Circuit is flush with very good starting pitchers, solid starting pitchers and serviceable starting pitchers...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 days ago 18,144 reads 66 comments

  9. Mookie Betts Has Real Chance of Crashing AL MVP Party

    In the American League MVP race, one undersized dynamo is now being hotly pursued by another undersized dynamo. The latter is Mookie Betts, who you've probably noticed in your news feed recently...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 17,290 reads 132 comments

  10. Shin-Soo Choo Injury: Updates on Rangers OF's Forearm and Return

    Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo suffered a fractured left forearm against the Oakland Athletics on Aug. 15 and was placed on the disabled list. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 9,595 reads 30 comments

  11. MLB Betting Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles Odds, Analysis

    The Boston Red Sox (65-52) bring a four-game winning streak into the first game of a two-game series with the Baltimore Orioles (66-51) on Tuesday at Camden Yards...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 12 days ago 1,517 reads 0 comments

  12. Little League World Series Regionals 2016: Scores, Bracket Results for Final Day

    It may have taken an extra day and a trip to Williamsport, but Kentucky finally clinched its spot in the 2016 Little League World Series with a 7-2 win over Michigan in the Great Lakes championship...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 13 days ago 2,338 reads 0 comments

  13. Little League World Series 2016: Bracket Dates, Teams, TV Schedule and Format

    The best youth baseball teams in the world are descending upon Williamsport , Pennsylvania, for the annual Little League World Series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 13 days ago 6,979 reads 0 comments

  14. Another Lost Giancarlo Stanton Season Sends Playoff-Hopeful Marlins Reeling

    With Giancarlo Stanton having suffered yet another significant injury, now's a good time to repurpose the catchphrase for Major League Baseball's All-Star Game. This time, it counts...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 25,501 reads 46 comments

  15. Buster Posey Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Back and Return

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was removed from the lineup on Sunday with a back injury. It is unclear when he will be able to return. Continue for updates. Posey Out vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 5,128 reads 0 comments

  16. Giancarlo Stanton Injury: Updates on Marlins Star's Groin and Recovery

    Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton suffered a left groin strain during Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox . He has been ruled out for the season. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 14 days ago 141,838 reads 70 comments

  17. Yankees' Youth Movement Could Lead to Shocking Playoff Push

    The New York Yankees waved the white flag at the trade deadline. They shifted into sell mode, abandoned all hope of making the playoffs this season and trained their gaze squarely on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 45,258 reads 83 comments

  18. Starling Marte Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Back and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte left Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers due to back discomfort but is ready to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 1,885 reads 0 comments

  19. Little League World Series Regionals 2016: Updated Bracket Results and Scores

    After several days of regional action, Saturday marked the biggest day in the lives of many young baseball players, as six spots at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, were on the line...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 20,592 reads 0 comments

  20. Jonathan Papelbon Released by Nationals: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jonathan Papelbon 's tumultuous tenure with the Washington Nationals has come to an end. The Nationals announced he was officially released on Saturday. ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 20,523 reads 62 comments

  21. Yankees' Tyler Austin, Aaron Judge Hit Back-to-Back Home Runs in MLB Debuts

    The New York Yankees are not sweating life without Alex Rodriguez . On Saturday afternoon, they called up first baseman Tyler Austin and outfielder Aaron Judge to make their MLB debuts against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 days ago 44,258 reads 92 comments

  22. Alex Rodriguez Officially Released by Yankees: Latest Comments, Reaction

    One day after getting a king's send-off at Yankee Stadium, Alex Rodriguez is no longer a New York Yankees player. Per Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, the Yankees released Rodriguez prior to Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 12,076 reads 47 comments

  23. After a Farewell Night Like No Other, Is This Really Goodbye for Alex Rodriguez?

    NEW YORK — With most guys, the retirement announcement comes before the ceremony. No, not with most guys. With everyone. Everyone but Alex Rodriguez ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 15,468 reads 65 comments

  24. Little League World Series Regionals 2016: Scores and Bracket Results from Day 8

    Friday's Little League World Series regional action set the stage for several championship games Saturday, as multiple teams earned the right to enter a one-game playoff for a chance to go to Williamsport, Pennsylvania...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 12,501 reads 0 comments

  25. Gary Sanchez Gives 1st Glimpse of Yankees' Bright Homegrown Future

    There's not a lot of joy to be derived from the New York Yankees ' present. Their 58-56 record is far from an Atlanta Braves -level disaster, but it marks the fourth year in a row they've been mired in mediocrity...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 14,427 reads 45 comments