1. 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 21 days ago 1,358 reads 1 comments

  2. 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 21 days ago 14,552 reads 21 comments

  3. 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 21 days ago 21,399 reads 56 comments

  4. 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 21 days ago 46,496 reads 1 comments

  5. 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 22 days ago 64,950 reads 158 comments

  6. 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 22 days ago 7,301 reads 9 comments

  7. Andrelton Simmons Injury: Updates on Angels Shortstop's Thumb and Return

    Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons suffered a torn ligament in his left thumb Sunday during his team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays . He will require surgery, and it's uncertain when he will be able to return to action...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 22 days ago 1,656 reads 4 comments

  8. Cubs Become 2nd-Fastest Team to Reach +100 Run Differential

    With Saturday's 8-5 win over the Washington Nationals , the 2016 Chicago Cubs became the second-fastest major league team (since at least 1900) to reach a run differential of plus-100, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  9. Kyle Lohse Signs Contract with Texas Rangers

    Free-agent starting pitcher Kyle Lohse threw for teams at UC Irvine on May 5, per MLB Network's Jon Heyman , and has found a new home.  Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 22 days ago 6,660 reads 3 comments

  10. David Price's Latest Dud Turns Slow Start with Red Sox into Real Concern

    The Boston Red Sox made a $217 million bet that David Price would be the ace they badly needed. And at first , it seemed like he would be...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 22 days ago 35,225 reads 53 comments

  11. Giants 2B Joe Panik Makes Insane Defensive Play in Win over Rockies

    Welcome to the highlight reel, Joe Panik. The San Francisco Giants second baseman made a circus play in the top of the 13th inning to help preserve a 1-1 tie with the Colorado Rockies on Saturday...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 23 days ago 23,711 reads 3 comments

  12. Drew Stubbs to Rangers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran outfielder Drew Stubbs is reportedly heading back to the Texas Rangers after the sides reached an agreement on a major league deal Saturday. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram passed along word of the signing...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 4,111 reads 5 comments

  13. Mike Moustakas Injury: Updates on Royals Star's Thumb and Return

    Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas was placed on the disabled list May 7 with a thumb injury after originally trying to play through the ailment. However, he is expected to return soon after being activated...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 23 days ago 5,441 reads 6 comments

  14. Ortiz Passes Sheffield to Join Top 25 of All-Time Home Runs List

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hit the 510th home run of his career during Friday's 3-2 loss to the New York Yankees , passing former Yankee Gary Sheffield to take ...

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  15. Jacoby Ellsbury Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Hip and Return

    Jacoby Ellsbury 's injury woes have cropped up again as the New York Yankees star outfielder suffered a hip injury against the Boston Red Sox on May 6. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

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  16. Mike Trout Trade Speculation Shot Down by Angels GM

    Don't expect the Los Angeles Angels to trade Mike Trout anytime soon, if ever. Angels general manager Billy Eppler said Friday that despite losing starting pitchers Garrett ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 24 days ago 9,284 reads 45 comments

  17. Nick Hundley Injury: Updates on Rockies Catcher's Oblique and Return

    Colorado Rockies catcher Nick Hundley will spend time on the disabled list with an oblique injury after being a late scratch from Thursday's game against the San Francisco Giants ...

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  18. Rockies Set Franchise Record with 13 Runs in 1 Inning

    The Colorado Rockies set a franchise record for runs scored in an inning when they plated 13 during the fifth frame of Thursday's 17-7 win over the San Francisco Giants , per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  19. Yasiel Puig Walks the 1,168-Foot-High Edge of CN Tower Before Facing Blue Jays

    Yasiel Puig was on top of the world Friday. Well, on top of the CN Tower in Toronto—which is pretty close...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 24 days ago 8,243 reads 2 comments

  20. CC Sabathia Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Groin and Return

    Starting pitcher CC Sabathia was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a groin strain on May 6. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates. Sabathia Active vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 5,333 reads 11 comments

  21. Garrett Richards' Tommy John Surgery Sends Angels Toward Another Lost Year

    Even with Garrett Richards atop their rotation, the Los Angeles Angels were in trouble. Their lineup wasn't deep enough, and neither was their starting rotation. But Richards was not just any other arm...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 24 days ago 6,199 reads 31 comments

  22. Andrew Heaney Injury: Updates on Angels SP's Elbow and Return

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney has started just one game this season, and a report Friday suggests his availability for the remainder of the 2016 campaign could be in jeopardy...

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  23. Garrett Richards Injury: Updates on Angels SP's Elbow and Recovery

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Garrett Richards will skip surgery on a UCL tear in his elbow but is out for the foreseeable future. He was placed on the 60-day disabled list on May 10...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 24 days ago 8,817 reads 17 comments

  24. Matt Harvey's Struggles Have Impact Beyond Present-Day Mets

    The New York Mets had every reason to plan on Matt Harvey being one of baseball's best pitchers this season. When healthy, he generally hasn't known how to be anything else...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 14,423 reads 27 comments

  25. Robinson Cano, Mariners Look Primed to End MLB's Longest Playoff Drought

    Many thought 2015 would be the year the Seattle Mariners finally snapped a postseason drought they'd been mired in since 2001. Those many turned out to be wrong. But now, it's looking like they're only going to be off by one year...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 10,487 reads 37 comments