1. Roberto Perez, Indians Agree on 4-Year Contract with Club Options for 2021, 2022

    The Cleveland Indians have locked down catcher Roberto Perez for the next few years, the team announced Sunday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 25 days ago 3,377 reads 0 comments

  2. Melvin Upton Jr. Released by Toronto Blue Jays, Will Clear Waivers Wednesday

    Outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. has been released by the Toronto Blue Jays , according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today and Shi Davidi of Sportsnet, and will clear waivers Wednesday if he isn't claimed by another team in the interim...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 25 days ago 27,879 reads 0 comments

  3. Christian Bethancourt Makes Padres' Roster as Pitcher, Utility Player

    Christian Bethancourt is shifting from his familiar post behind the plate to the pitching rubber for the 2017 season. According to MLB ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 31,098 reads 0 comments

  4. Adrian Beltre to Start Rangers' Season on DL with Calf Injury

    Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre won't be with the team when its season starts Monday due to a calf injury...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 5,077 reads 0 comments

  5. John Gibbons, Blue Jays Agree to Contract Extension Through 2019

    One day before the start of the 2017 Major League Baseball season, the Toronto Blue Jays have officially announced their contract extension with manager John Gibbons ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 2,028 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Opening Day Schedule 2017: Times, Live Stream and Predictions for All Games

    The long winter of our discontent has finally come to an end with the start of the 2017 Major League Baseball season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 54,362 reads 0 comments

  7. Drew Smyly Reportedly Expected to Miss 6-8 Weeks with Elbow Injury

    The Seattle Mariners ' pitching depth has already taken a hit with left-hander Drew Smyly starting the regular season on the disabled list...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 4,264 reads 0 comments

  8. Ryan Ripken, Son of Cal Ripken Jr., Signs Minor League Contract with Orioles

    Ryan Ripken, the son of Baltimore Orioles legend Cal Ripken Jr ., reached an agreement Friday with the O's on a minor league contract. The Orioles announced the signing of the infielder on social media...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 9,344 reads 0 comments

  9. Los Angeles Dodgers: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won four straight NL West titles and, presumably, would be all too happy to make it five in a row in 2017. But the real prize remains the World Series title that's eluded them for 29 years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 10,144 reads 0 comments

  10. San Francisco Giants: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The magic spell that the San Francisco Giants had in even years finally stopped working in 2016. Now they have to find the right incantation for odd-year magic. That should be doable...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 9,360 reads 0 comments

  11. Phillies Rookie Brock Stassi Brought to Tears After He Makes the 25-Man Roster

    Philadelphia Phillies rookie first baseman Brock Stassi was overcome with emotion while speaking with reporters after learning he made the club's 25-man roster for the start of the 2017 season Thursday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 28 days ago 27,115 reads 0 comments

  12. Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals Agree to 3-Year Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and star catcher Yadier Molina have agreed to a three-year, $60 million contract extension, the catcher told Marly Rivera of ESPN on Sunday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the deal Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 28 days ago 26,474 reads 0 comments

  13. Bees Invade Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres Spring Training Game

    It turns out a tarp can only protect a baseball field so much. The Colorado Rockies held a 10-4 lead over the San Diego Padres in the top of the ninth inning of Thursday's game at Peoria Sports Complex in Arizona when bees invaded the field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 28 days ago 43,205 reads 0 comments

  14. Detroit Tigers to Offer Pizza-Hot Dog Combo at Home Games

    Fans of the Detroit Tigers will be able to try a unique pizza during home games this season. As the Detroit Free Press and ESPN's Darren Rovell noted, Comerica Park ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 28 days ago 4,996 reads 0 comments

  15. Rougned Odor Received 2 Horses as Part of Contract Extension with Texas Rangers

    The Texas Rangers secured Rougned Odor 's place in their organization with a six-year, $49.5 million contract extension Thursday. While the money is nice, Texas sweetened the pot with a bizarre stipulation...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 53,156 reads 0 comments

  16. Red Sox Pitching Prospect Roniel Raudes Has Bizzarre Pre-Pitch Routine

    Roniel Raudes' pitching motion is standard stuff. The Boston Red Sox prospect's pre-pitch practice, however, is unconventional to say the least...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 35,605 reads 0 comments

  17. Matt Shoemaker to Wear Head Protection After Brain Surgery

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker will wear " a protective insert in his cap" this season seven months after he was struck by a line drive and required brain surgery, according to William Weinbaum of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 28 days ago 1,878 reads 0 comments

  18. Which MLB Youngsters Are on Breakout Watch in 2017?

    With the MLB season just around the corner, which newcomers to the game will get a chance to make the biggest noise? Check it out above...

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  19. Blake Treinen Named Nationals Closer over Koda Glover, Shawn Kelley

    The Washington Nationals named Blake Treinen their closer Thursday for the 2017 season over Koda Glover and Shawn Kelley. According to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post , Nats manager Dusty Baker made the official announcement...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 28 days ago 4,641 reads 0 comments

  20. White Sox's Tim Anderson Buys Mom New Car After Signing Contract Extension

    Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson parlayed an impressive 2016 debut into a six-year, $25 million contract extension. He celebrated by buying his mother a Mercedes...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 18,537 reads 0 comments

  21. San Francisco Giants Create 'M-V-Pee' Trophy for Best Hydrated Player

    Sports science is evolving rapidly as teams attempt to optimize player health and performance. Count the San Francisco Giants among sporting franchises that are willing to think outside the box to avoid a stream of injuries...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 9,733 reads 0 comments

  22. Brady Aiken Rejected $5M and Got Hurt; Now Past No. 1 Pick Fights for MLB Future

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. — No spring training backdrop is as dramatic as that of the Cleveland Indians , where dozens of tired, abandoned jets are parked on the desert floor in their final resting place...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 28 days ago 203,721 reads 0 comments

  23. Can Nolan Arenado Unseat Kris Bryant as NL's MVP in 2017?

    Kris Bryant ran away with the National League MVP voting in 2016. By default, that makes him the favorite to win the award again in 2017...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 28 days ago 13,468 reads 0 comments

  24. Chicago Cubs: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    Maybe you're sick of hearing it, but it's true nonetheless: The Chicago Cubs are the best, most complete team in baseball. They can hit. They can run. They can pitch. They can catch...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 7,735 reads 0 comments

  25. New York Mets: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The New York Mets won the the pennant in 2015, but a raft of injuries to their vaunted starting rotation dropped them to a wild-card one-and-done in 2016...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 9,325 reads 0 comments