1. Zack Wheeler Injury: Updates on Mets Pitcher's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler has experienced a setback in his recovery from Tommy John surgery. Wheeler underwent Tommy John surgery in March 2015 when he tore his UCL. He hasn't appeared on the mound for the Mets since September 2014...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 6,356 reads 6 comments

  2. Cubs Starters on Pace for Lowest Combined ERA Since 1919

    The Chicago Cubs starting rotation enters Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a cumulative 2.34 ERA, which would be the lowest combined mark by any team's starters since 1919, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  3. Mikie Mahtook Injury: Updates on Rays OF's Hand and Return

    The Tampa Bay Rays announced Monday night that outfielder Mikie Mahtook suffered a fractured left hand in their 7-4 defeat to the Cleveland Indians . Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 529 reads 1 comments

  4. Rockies, Marlins Combine for 8 Solo Home Runs in Game with 8 Runs

    The Colorado Rockies and Miami Marlins played an interesting contest Monday night, setting an MLB record for most home runs (eight) in a game in which all the runs were scored on solo homers, per MLB...

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  5. Jansen Passes Gagne Atop Dodgers' All-Time Saves List

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenley Jansen earned his 162nd career save in Monday's 4-1 win over the Washington Nationals , and he passed Eric Gagne to take sole possession ...

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  6. Yoan Moncada Can't Stop the Hype: 'He's Got a Following Everywhere We Go'

    SALEM, Va. — Children are everywhere. Some are running on the grass behind the first base stands at Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 1 month ago 89,509 reads 32 comments

  7. AL ERA Leader Steven Wright Filling Red Sox's Need for Co-Ace with David Price

    This seemed to be the state of the Boston Red Sox 's starting rotation at the outset of 2016: a true ace in David Price, a few guys they hoped could be his co-ace, and a knuckleballer who figured to be neither...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 6,115 reads 5 comments

  8. Matt Duffy Injury: Updates on Giants 3B's Achilles and Return

    San Francisco Giants third baseman Matt Duffy suffered an Achilles strain during his team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 19 and has been placed on the disabled list...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,662 reads 14 comments

  9. Yulieski Gourriel: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Free-Agent 3B

    Cuban free-agent third baseman Yulieski Gourriel is exploring the market for his services, and multiple teams are interested in signing him. Continue for updates...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 48,173 reads 47 comments

  10. Miguel Cabrera Smashes 2-Run Homer Out of Comerica Park

    No one was going to catch Miguel Cabrera 's monstrous home run to left-center field—not an outfielder or even a fan. In fact, no one in Comerica Park even stood a chance...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 22,474 reads 9 comments

  11. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Back and Return

    Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg has been out since June 20 with an upper-back strain that forced him to the disabled list. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 12,808 reads 32 comments

  12. Mickey Moniak, Phillies Agree on Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies locked up Mickey Moniak on Monday after taking the outfielder first overall in the 2016 MLB draft on June 9. MLB...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 9,761 reads 20 comments

  13. Jansen Set to Pass Eric Gagne as Dodgers' All-Time Saves Leader

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenley Jansen enters the week needing just one more save to pass Eric Gagne for sole possession of first place on the franchise's all-time saves list, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  14. Cubs Hold 2nd-Largest Division Lead on June 19 in Division Era

    The Chicago Cubs enter Monday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 12.5-game lead in the National League Central, making them just one of four teams in the divisional ...

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  15. Rusney Castillo Clears Waivers, Sent to Triple-A: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Less than two years after lavishing Rusney Castillo with a $72.5 million contract, the Boston Red Sox placed the Cuban outfielder on waivers. Castillo later cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 10,630 reads 11 comments

  16. The Road to Intimidation: How Noah Syndergaard Built the Legend of Thor

    NEW YORK — The legend of Thor began with a single pitch. It wasn't the first pitch Noah Syndergaard ever threw in the major leagues. It wasn't even a strike, although that was kind of the point...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 69,357 reads 39 comments

  17. Sputtering Mets Lineup Could Be Facing Another Critical Trade-Deadline Makeover

    Last season, the New York Mets mixed a sputtering offense with a strong, young pitching staff, added a healthy dollop of trade-deadline cavalry and rolled to a World Series appearance...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 29,231 reads 92 comments

  18. Jon Jay Injury: Updates on Padres OF's Arm and Return

    San Diego Padres center fielder Jon Jay was hit by a pitch during a June 19 game against the Washington Nationals and taken out of the lineup...

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  19. College Baseball World Series 2016: Sunday Scores, Winners and Bracket Results

    The second side of the championship bracket, consisting of four teams, got its College World Series underway in Omaha, Nebraska, on Sunday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 23,420 reads 5 comments

  20. Mallex Smith Injury: Updates on Braves OF's Thumb and Return

    The Atlanta Braves announced outfielder Mallex Smith exited Sunday's 6-0 victory over the New York Mets due to a fractured left thumb. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 5,057 reads 1 comments

  21. Tyler Chatwood Injury: Updates on Rockies SP's Back and Return

    Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood landed on the disabled list with a back injury June 19, and it is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 496 reads 0 comments

  22. Clayton Kershaw Can Grip 6 Baseballs in His Hand

    Clayton Kershaw is rolling through the 2016 season. The Los Angeles Dodgers ace has struck out 133 batters and walked just seven in his first 108 innings of work...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 12,619 reads 15 comments

  23. Dexter Fowler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler was placed on the disabled list on June 20 after experiencing right hamstring discomfort against the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 18. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 22,337 reads 22 comments

  24. Tim Lincecum's 'Freak' Days Are Over, but His Career Still Has Life

    One year, one hip surgery, six-and-a-half months on the open market and three minor league starts since the last time he toed a major league mound, Tim Lincecum sent a message Saturday: The Freak lives...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 23,188 reads 20 comments

  25. Michael Saunders' 3-HR Burst Showcases Driving Force Behind Resurgent Blue Jays

    The Toronto Blue Jays always had this in them, and it's why they always had to be considered a serious factor in the American League East. Michael Saunders always had this in him, too, and it's why the Blue Jays wanted to get him...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 9,178 reads 26 comments