1. Ian Happ's Opening Day HR Forces Cubs Reporter to Jump in Lake Michigan

    Chicago Cubs center fielder Ian Happ's leadoff home run helped the Cubbies jump out to a 1-0 lead over the Miami Marlins on Opening Day, but it also forced a Cubs reporter to follow through on a promise to jump into Lake Michigan...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Anthony Rizzo Hits Home Run While Wearing Patch Honoring Parkland Victims

    While a leadoff home run on the first pitch of the 2018 MLB season by Chicago Cubs center fielder Ian Happ was unbelievable, the best moment of Thursday's opener between the Cubs and the Miami Marlins came courtesy of Anthony Rizzo ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Grease Fire Causes Smoke at Tropicana Field Ahead of Red Sox vs. Rays

    While a couple of Opening Day games were rained out Thursday, the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays also dealt with some concern despite playing in the dome that is Tropicana Field...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Troy Tulowitzki Placed on 60-Day DL; Blue Jays Star Dealing with Heel Injury

    Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki continues to battle injuries and will miss most of the first half of the 2018 season...

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  5. Cubs' Ian Happ Crushes Home Run on 1st Pitch of Season vs. Marlins

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Ian Happ didn't waste any time starting the 2018 Major League Baseball season with a bang...

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  6. Mark Melancon Placed on 10-Day DL by Giants with Arm Injury

    The 2018 season is off to a rough start for the San Francisco Giants , who will be without closer Mark Melancon for at least 10 days...

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  7. Greg Holland, Cardinals Reportedly Agree to 1-Year, $14M Contract on Opening Day

    The St. Louis Cardinals reportedly agreed to a deal with free-agent reliever Greg Holland on Thursday. Per Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the deal is worth $14 million for one year...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. 'Marlins Man' Laurence Leavy Won't Attend Home Games, Seeks New Team

    "Marlins Man" Laurence Leavy said Wednesday that he will not buy tickets to Marlins home games this season after failing to come to terms on a deal with the team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Mets Legend Rusty Staub Dies at 73 Due to Multiple Organ Failure

    Former New York Mets slugger Rusty Staub died early Thursday morning at the age of 73, due to multiple organ failure...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Opening Day Schedule 2018: Times, Live Stream and Predictions for All Games

    The long, cold winter is over, and Opening Day in the MLB is finally upon us. March 29 represents the earliest start ever to an MLB season, and it's also the first time since ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Brian Dozier Contract Extension with Twins Reportedly 'Dead'

    The 2018 season could very well be the last in a Minnesota Twins uniform for Brian Dozier. According to ESPN...

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  12. Aaron Judge Feels 'No Pressure' in 2nd Season Amid High Expectations

    Making the All-Star team, winning the Home Run Derby, winning American League Rookie of the Year and finishing runner-up in the AL MVP award race all in one year is a tough act to follow...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Salvador Perez Out 4-6 Weeks with MCL Tear After Slipping While Carrying Luggage

    Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez will miss four to six weeks after suffering a Grade 2 MCL tear while carrying his luggage Tuesday, manager Ned Yost announced Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Tim Tebow to Start 2018 Season at Mets' Double-A Affiliate in Binghamton

    Tim Tebow will begin the 2018 season one step closer to the big leagues. After spending last season between two levels of Single-A ball, the New York Mets minor leaguer ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Trevor Bauer Talked Out of Drug, Sex References in Salary; To Donate $69,420.69

    Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer is using his unique arbitration case to help charitable causes...

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  16. Predicting Boom or Bust for Each MLB Playoff Hopeful in 2018

    Not even a blank slate can deceive MLB teams into believing 2018 will open without a clear top tier. Only two 2014 playoff participants (the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Dodgers) made last year's postseason, so long-term parity exists...

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  17. Shohei Ohtani to Make Angels Pitching Debut Sunday vs. Athletics

    Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia told reporters Tuesday that Shohei Ohtani will make his first major league start at pitcher Sunday against the Oakland Athletics ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Greg Bird's Injury Nightmare Is Robbing Yankees, MLB of Superstar Slugger

    It's a difficult time to get depressed about a shortage of home runs in Major League Baseball. A record amount were hit in 2017, after all, and the dingers should continue to flow in 2018...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Is Shohei Ohtani Being Set Up to Fail Amid Unprecedented Hype, Expectations?

    TEMPE, Ariz. — The Legend of the Japanese Babe Ruth landed here in the United States long before Shohei Ohtani reported in the flesh to the Los Angeles Angels ' spring training...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Power Rankings at the Start of the 2018 Season

    Opening Day is finally here! Among other things, that means it's time to finalize our MLB power rankings for the start of the 2018 season Thursday. There hasn't been much movement since the last time these rankings were updated on March 15 ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Warns Yankees: Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton Beer Foam Art Violates Rules

    Major League Baseball informed the New York Yankees on Tuesday that it's against league rules to use players' likenesses to promote the sale of alcohol, according to Newsday 's Steven Marcus ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Dodger Stadium Broken Pipe Floods Field with Sewage During Game

    Tuesday's game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Angels ended after five innings after a pipe burst at Dodger Stadium...

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  23. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Hits Walk-Off Home Run for Blue Jays in Montreal

    Vladimir Guerrero made a living cranking out home runs at Olympic Stadium in Montreal. On Tuesday night, his son followed suit. In the bottom of the ninth inning of an exhibition clash with the St...

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  24. Jayson Werth, Mariners Reportedly Agree to Minor League Contract

    Despite having spent 15 seasons in MLB and pushing age 39, Jayson Werth is getting a shot at playing in 2018 with the Seattle Mariners . Per Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times , Werth agreed to a minor-league deal with the Mariners on Tuesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. 'Harvey the Rabbit' to Return to Athletics Home Games, Deliver First-Pitch Ball

    The Arizona Diamondbacks won't be the only MLB team to kick it old school this year. The Oakland Athletics will celebrate their 50th anniversary in Oakland by bringing ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments