1. Is 2016 the Year Albert Pujols' Contract Goes from Bad to Embarrassing?

    The Los Angeles Angels ' Albert Pujols has been many things in his brilliant MLB career: a three-time MVP, a 10-time All-Star and two-time world champion. Now, he may be adding another, far less flattering label: albatross...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 227,230 reads 164 comments

  2. Nick Castellanos Making Good on Past Hype with 2016 MLB Superstar Breakout

    Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez or Nick Castellanos —one of them has to sit. Who's it going to be? A month ago, that would have been an easy question. Martinez and Cabrera are the veteran backbone of the Detroit Tigers offense...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 5,126 reads 8 comments

  3. Hernandez Passes Moyer for Most Wins in Mariners History

    Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez earned the 146th win of his career on Monday against the Tampa Bay Rays , passing Jamie Moyer to take sole possession of first place on the all-time franchise wins list, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 14 days ago 207 reads 0 comments

  4. Dusty Baker Comments on Bryce Harper After Star Apparently Curses at Umpire

    Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker is a fan of Bryce Harper . And, apparently, corporal punishment...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 10,967 reads 19 comments

  5. Scott Boras Comments on Bryce Harper's Future with the Nationals

    Agent Scott Boras may not be done directing his clients to stay with the Washington Nationals after securing a seven-year, $175 million extension for starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg on Tuesday, per MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 7,043 reads 18 comments

  6. Raul Mondesi Suspended 50 Games: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Kansas City Royals prospect Raul Mondesi has been suspended 50 games for violating the joint drug agreement. Major League Baseball confirmed Mondesi's 50-game suspension Tuesday on Twitter...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 12,752 reads 32 comments

  7. Bryce Harper Comments on Yelling Apparent Curse Word at Umpire After Ejection

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was ejected during the ninth inning of Monday's 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers , and the reigning National League MVP showed no regret for his actions afterward...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 14 days ago 10,358 reads 65 comments

  8. Nationals Fan Looks Just Like Bryce Harper, Wears Full Uniform to Game

    Bryce Harper has a serious doppelganger . Check out this Washington Nationals fan decked out in full Harper swag, complete with the uniform, Ken-doll hair and even the typical missed jersey button...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 38,829 reads 29 comments

  9. 5 Keys to the Chicago Cubs Getting on a Track to the World Series

    It's no secret how the Chicago Cubs have raced out to the best record in the majors. The National League Central club, who OddsShark.com pegs as the early Fall Classic favorites, has scored the most runs in baseball and given up the fewest...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 14 days ago 6,960 reads 25 comments

  10. Felix Hernandez Passes Jamie Moyer for Most Wins in Mariners History

    Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez added another accolade to his illustrious career Monday by becoming the all-time winningest pitcher in franchise history. Hernandez passed Jamie Moyer with his 146th win, according to MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 15 days ago 1,697 reads 4 comments

  11. Taijuan Walker's 2016 Breakout Makes Mariners a Huge AL West Threat

    Taijuan Walker made his MLB debut in 2013. But as the Seattle Mariners entered the 2016 season, they were still waiting for him to arrive...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 6,204 reads 12 comments

  12. Aroldis Chapman Comments on 1st Appearance with Yankees in Win vs. Royals

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman made his debut against the Kansas City Royals on Monday and was flattered by the reaction he received from the home crowd. "It was incredible," he said through a translator, per ESPN...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 15 days ago 3,495 reads 4 comments

  13. Bryce Harper Yells Apparent Curse Word at Umpire After Nationals' Walk-Off Win

    The Washington Nationals won Monday's game against the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Clint Robinson's walk-off home run, but it was superstar Bryce Harper 's actions during the ensuing celebration that turned heads...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 118,747 reads 242 comments

  14. Stephen Strasburg's 7-Year, $175M Extension Is Calculated Risk for Nationals

    The Washington Nationals have decided to count on a guy who's traditionally been hard to count on. They could be glad they did. For now, Stephen Strasburg can count his money...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 19,967 reads 33 comments

  15. Stephen Strasburg, Nationals Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Washington Nationals and starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg have agreed to a seven-year contract extension, the team confirmed Tuesday. Nationals owner Theodore N...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 15 days ago 25,341 reads 81 comments

  16. Dusty Baker Comments on Potentially Changing Lineup After Bryce Harper's 6 Walks

    Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker doesn't plan to change his lineup after reigning National League MVP Bryce Harper reached base seven times without recording a single hit on Sunday...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 15 days ago 1,770 reads 4 comments

  17. Bryce Harper Spotted Giving Jar of Money to Homeless Woman in Chicago

    Sunday may have seen Bryce Harper hit one of the most meaningful home runs of his 2016 season. It wasn't behind home plate—where the reigning NL MVP has experienced a recent ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 55,053 reads 65 comments

  18. Pitchers Running Scared from Bryce Harper Exposes MLB's Fatal Flaw

    CHICAGO — Imagine if there were a way, on every New England Patriots possession, to prevent Tom Brady from throwing the football...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 15 days ago 37,154 reads 270 comments

  19. Dad Makes Unbelievable, 1-Handed Foul Ball Catch with Son on His Hip

    This candidate for Coolest Father of the Year made an unbelievable one-handed, backhanded and barehanded catch after a Marcell Ozuna foul ball soared into his section during Sunday's ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 1,904 reads 2 comments

  20. Cubs Become 10th MLB Team to Win 24 of 1st 30 Games in a Season

    The Chicago Cubs improved to 24-6 with Sunday's 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals in 13 innings, becoming the first team since the 1984 Detroit Tigers (26-4) to win 24 or more of its first 30 games in a season, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 15 days ago 1,338 reads 1 comments

  21. Aroldis Chapman's Comeback Gives Lifeless Yankees a Must-Watch Spark

    Finally, over the weekend, the New York Yankees generated a little excitement. Finally, Yankee Stadium had some life in back-to-back wins over the Boston Red Sox . You'd have thought Aroldis Chapman was on the mound...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 14,544 reads 21 comments

  22. Ryan Braun's Superstar Comeback Makes Him High-Profile Trade Chip

    For 10 big league seasons, Ryan Braun has worn uniforms that said only "Milwaukee" or " Brewers " across the front. Before the 2016 MLB trade deadline slides past, that could change...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 21,364 reads 56 comments

  23. Jose Reyes Reportedly to Be Suspended 60-80 Games for Alleged Offseason Incident

    After facing domestic violence allegations in October, Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is reportedly expected to learn his punishment soon, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 16 days ago 46,481 reads 1 comments

  24. Cubs Affirm Status as MLB Favorites with Impressive Sweep of Nationals

    They don't hand out trophies in early May. No one understands that truism better than the average Chicago Cubs fan. A 107-year-and-counting championship drought is bound to feature more than a few hot starts...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 64,941 reads 158 comments

  25. David Price Comments on Recent Struggles, Dustin Pedroia's Advice

    Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price said Sunday he is confident he will turn his season around. This comes after teammate Dustin Pedroia went up to Price before Boston's Sunday ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 16 days ago 7,294 reads 9 comments