1. Edwin Encarnacion Is Ideal Red Sox Replacement for David Ortiz

    Surely, Boston Red Sox fans can't believe David Ortiz is retiring. We understand. Your great-aunt who couldn't tell a Carl Yastrzemski from a hole in the ground understands. But Big Papi is indeed hanging 'em up...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 14,237 reads 34 comments

  2. Bud Black to Rockies: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Colorado Rockies have hired Bud Black as their manager heading into the 2017 season, the club announced Monday. FanRag Sports' Tommy Stokke first reported the decision...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 6,024 reads 9 comments

  3. Top Prospects Who Showed MLB Superstar Potential in 2016 AFL Fall Stars Game

    Only the Chicago Cubs deserve to look back onto the 2016 Major League Baseball season. For every other organization, it is now time to look forward...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 month ago 45,600 reads 22 comments

  4. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Chicago Cubs

    Billy Goats and Bartman be damned. The curse over Wrigley Field has been lifted, and the Chicago Cubs are the kings of baseball for the first time in more than a century...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 6,400 reads 0 comments

  5. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Cleveland Indians

    As Milli Vanilli once sang, "Blame It On the Rain." OK, maybe Rob Pilatus and Fab Morvan never actually sang those words, but the short rain delay heading into the 10th inning ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 1,819 reads 0 comments

  6. Keon Broxton Arrested: Latest Details and Comments on Brewers OF

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton was arrested on Friday and charged with misdemeanor trespassing. Per Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times , Broxton was arrested in Tampa after refusing to leave an area following a fight...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,339 reads 0 comments

  7. New Diamondbacks Skipper Torey Lovullo Fits Prototype of Modern MLB Manager

    Managers matter, and anyone who doesn't think so must have missed the World Series. No, this isn't about whether Joe Maddon misused his bullpen or about whether Terry Francona ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 16,236 reads 13 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs to Guest-Star on 'Saturday Night Live' This Week

    The Chicago Cubs are coming to you "Live from New York!" On Friday, catcher David Ross confirmed to MLB Network (via the Chicago Tribune ) that a few of the 2016 World Series ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 7,898 reads 2 comments

  9. Cubs Parade 2016: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

    The city of Chicago threw a party 108 years in the making Friday. Long-suffering fans of the Chicago Cubs packed the streets of the Windy City to watch the World Series parade that celebrated the team's first championship since 1908...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 36,332 reads 32 comments

  10. Danny Duffy Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Pitcher's Negotiations with Royals

    With starting pitcher Danny Duffy set to hit arbitration, he and the Kansas City Royals have reportedly begun contract talks. Continue for updates. Royals, Duffy Reportedly Interested in Extension Friday, Nov...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 2,781 reads 2 comments

  11. Chicago Cubs Fan Does Successful Trust Fall off 18-Foot Statue at Parade

    Some Chicago Cubs fans seem to be feeling invincible after the team's first World Series title since 1908...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 4,866 reads 11 comments

  12. Torey Lovullo to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Arizona Diamondbacks filled their manager vacancy by hiring Boston Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 10,410 reads 13 comments

  13. Chicago River Dyed Shade of Cubs Blue for World Series Parade

    Chicago Cubs fans are going all out for Friday's World Series championship parade. Before things got started, Comcast Sportsnet's Luke Stuckmeyer and Twitter user Phil Henke ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 97,486 reads 9 comments

  14. Terry Francona's Contract Options Picked Up by Indians: Latest Details, Reaction

    Manager Terry Francona led the Cleveland Indians to the 2016 World Series, where they lost a dramatic Game 7 to the Chicago Cubs in extra innings, 8-7...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,011 reads 25 comments

  15. UNINTERRUPTED: Dwyane Wade Congratulates Cubs on World Series Win

    Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade congratulates the Chicago Cubs on their epic World Series victory and sends a message to LeBron James after the two made a World Series bet...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 1 month ago 965 reads 1 comments

  16. Cubs Fans Pour into Streets Before Team's World Series Championship Parade

    Chicago Cubs fans are kind of excited. Before the World Series championship parade Friday, supporters of the team traveled in Walking Dead -caliber droves as they filed into the Windy City streets to solidify their spots...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 14,268 reads 4 comments

  17. Steve Bartman Comments on Cubs Winning World Series

    After 13 years as a scapegoat, a weight was lifted off Steve Bartman's shoulders when the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday, and ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 247,244 reads 100 comments

  18. Why Stop at One: Cubs Built for a Long Run of Title Contention

    CLEVELAND — It was the wise Satchel Paige who warned, "Don't look back; something might be gaining on you." Don't the Cleveland Indians , who let a three-games-to-one World Series lead slip away to the Chicago Cubs , know it...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 month ago 34,679 reads 125 comments

  19. Cubs Parade 2016: Celebration Schedule, Live Stream, Route and Players to Watch

    There might not be another celebration quite like what we are expecting out of the Chicago Cubs and their fans after 108 years of waiting. The Cubs won their first World Series title since 1908 Wednesday night...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 11,838 reads 3 comments

  20. The Wait Goes on for the Cleveland Indians: 'I Don't Think It'll Take 108 Years'

    The day Mike Hargrove was traded to the Cleveland Indians , the team was 8.5 games out of first place and the drought was 31 years old...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 17,847 reads 30 comments

  21. Yankees Can Have Fruitful Offseason Without Halting Youth Movement

    The offseason has arrived. For the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians , that means taking a moment to reflect on an epic seven-game World Series...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 18,254 reads 33 comments

  22. Historic Cubs-Indians World Series Moves MLB From Fading Pastime to Spotlight

    If MLB locked 1,000 screenwriters with 1,000 typewriters in a room for 1,000 days, they couldn't have conjured a better storyline for the 2016 World Series . The game's two longest suffering franchises...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 15,261 reads 56 comments

  23. Francisco Rodriguez Contract Option Picked Up by Tigers: Details, Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers have picked up their $6 million contract option on pitcher Francisco Rodriguez , the team announced Thursday. Rodriguez saved 44 games last year while posting a 3...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 1,518 reads 0 comments

  24. Seth Smith Contract Option Picked Up by Mariners: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced they picked up outfielder Seth Smith 's $7 million club option for 2017 on Thursday. Since the Mariners acquired him in a trade with the San Diego Padres ahead of the 2015 campaign, Smith has posted a ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 2,585 reads 3 comments

  25. Jonathan Lucroy Contract Option Picked Up by Rangers: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Texas Rangers have officially picked u p the $5.25 million contract option for Jonathan Lucroy, according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegraph confirmed the report...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 181 reads 0 comments