1. Starlin Castro Has Gone from Cubs Castoff to New York All-Star

    NEW YORK — The week begins with Starlin Castro back in Chicago, and it should end with Castro back in the All-Star Game. The first barely matters. Castro went through all the back-home nostalgia last month at Wrigley Field...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 27 days ago 137,691 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB All-Star Voting 2017: Predicting Biggest Snubs for Summer Showcase

    With all due respect to The Masters, the true sports tradition unlike any other involves baseball fans yelling until they are blue in the face about which players got snubbed for starting positions or reserve roles for the MLB All-Star Game...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 27 days ago 5,518 reads 0 comments

  3. Adeiny Hechavarria Reportedly Likely to Be Traded by Marlins Before Mets Series

    Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria is set to rejoin the team Tuesday following his stint on the disabled list. That is, if he's even on the team anymore. On Sunday, Joe Frisaro of MLB ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 8,550 reads 0 comments

  4. Nationals Score 15-Plus Runs for League-Leading Fourth Time

    Fact: The Nationals beat the Reds 18-3 on Saturday, the fourth time they have scored 15 or more runs this season, most in the MLB ...

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  5. Giancarlo Stanton to Participate in 2017 MLB Home Run Derby at Marlins Park

    Major League Baseball announced Sunday that Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will compete in the 2017 Home Run Derby. Stanton will look to defend his home run crown on home turf with the 2017 All-Star Game at Marlins Park in Miami...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 27 days ago 2,013 reads 0 comments

  6. Michael Conforto Suffers Wrist Injury After Being Hit by Pitch vs. Giants

    New York Mets outfielder Michael Conforto left Sunday's game with a wrist injury after being hit by a pitch. X- Rays came back negative and Conforto has been diagnosed with a contusion, per Anthony DiComo of MLB ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 27 days ago 2,222 reads 0 comments

  7. San Francisco Giants Manager Bruce Bochy Signs Fan's Toaster

    In the midst of a losing season, San Francisco Giants fans are getting desperate. So desperate in fact, that one Giants fan threw up a Hail Mary on Sunday and got Giants skipper Bruce Bochy to sign a toaster...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 27 days ago 462 reads 0 comments

  8. Los Angeles Dodgers Rookie Cody Bellinger Doesn't Know Who Jerry Seinfeld Is

    Rookie sensation Cody Bellinger is only 21 years old, so one can assume he might not know much about life before 1995. But not knowing of comedian Jerry Seinfeld—who actually attends Los Angeles Dodgers home games—is a travesty...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 27 days ago 11,188 reads 0 comments

  9. Stephen Vogt Claimed by Brewers After Being DFA'd by Athletics

    The Milwaukee Brewers announced on Sunday that they claimed former Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt off waivers. Vogt, 32, is hitting .217 with four home runs and 20 RBI this season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 10,671 reads 0 comments

  10. Tim Tebow Promoted to Class-A Minor League St. Lucie Mets

    The New York Mets are promoting Tim Tebow to the St. Lucie Mets, their High-A affiliate, MLB .com's Anthony DiComo reported Sunday. Tebow has spent the season with the Single-A Columbia Fireflies, and he has a ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 27 days ago 43,384 reads 0 comments

  11. Maikel Franco Rumored to Be 'More Than Available' in Trade from Phillies

    The Philadelphia Phillies have made struggling third baseman Maikel Franco available in trade talks as MLB 's hot stove heats up ahead of July's trade deadline...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 27 days ago 17,498 reads 0 comments

  12. Giants Rookie Ryder Jones Used 'MLB The Show' to Prep for Jacob deGrom

    The San Francisco Giants ' Ryder Jones made his major league debut against one of the league's best pitchers, New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom , Saturday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 4,656 reads 0 comments

  13. Kevin Millar Hits Home Run in Independent Professional Baseball Game

    Kevin Millar is 45 years old, retired and hasn't touched the field for a major league team in eight years. However, the former player and current MLB broadcaster was back in his old stomping grounds of St...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 3,791 reads 0 comments

  14. John Farrell Ejected for Getting in Umpire's Face During Red Sox vs. Angels

    Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell wasn't shy about giving the umpire a piece of his mind during Saturday's game vs. the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. However, that passion got him booted...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 261 reads 0 comments

  15. Young Fan Races Mascot and 'Beats the Freeze' at Braves vs. Brewers

    One young fan won $500 and instant bragging rights at Atlanta's SunTrust Park on Saturday while the Braves took on the Milwaukee Brewers ...

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  16. Corey Seager Listed as Day-to-Day With Hamstring Injury

    Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Saturday that shortstop Corey Seager is day-to-day with a Grade 1 hamstring strain, according to Dodger Insider ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 28 days ago 3,281 reads 0 comments

  17. Mark Buehrle White Sox Jersey Retired in Ceremony vs. Athletics

    Prior to Saturday's game against the Oakland Athletics , the Chicago White Sox honored former pitcher Mark Buehrle by retiring his No. 56 jersey in a ceremony at Guaranteed Rate Field...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 28 days ago 5,068 reads 0 comments

  18. A's Franklin Barreto, Matt Olson and Jaycob Brugman Each Hit 1st Career Home Run

    Three Oakland Athletics rookies hit their first career major league home run in consecutive innings during Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 13,819 reads 0 comments

  19. Brock Holt Transferred to 60-Day DL with Head Injury

    The Boston Red Sox did some roster shuffling on Saturday, with utility man Brock Holt being transferred to the 60-day disabled list...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 28 days ago 5,182 reads 0 comments

  20. Roberto Osuna Says He's Feeling 'Anxious' and 'Lost'

    Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Roberto Osuna said Saturday he's been feeling anxious and lost in recent days. Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet passed along comments from the 22-year-old closer, who said he's never felt this way in the past...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 28 days ago 197,102 reads 0 comments

  21. Athletics' Top Prospect Franklin Barreto Called Up, Active vs. White Sox

    The Oakland Athletics called up top prospect Franklin Barreto on Saturday and activated him for the team's game against the Chicago White Sox , according to White Sox announcer Jason Benetti ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 28 days ago 1,881 reads 0 comments

  22. Martin Perez Placed on DL After Suffering Thumb Injury in Hotel Door Accident

    Texas Rangers starting pitcher Martin Perez was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday after he injured his thumb in an accident involving the door of his hotel room...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 28 days ago 883 reads 0 comments

  23. Asdrubal Cabrera Requests Trade from Mets After Move to 2B

    New York Mets infielder Asdrubal Cabrera was activated from the disabled list and listed as the team's starting second baseman Friday, but the move from shortstop didn't sit well with the 31-year-old...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 29 days ago 31,287 reads 0 comments

  24. David Ortiz Cries as Red Sox Honor Legend During Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    The Boston Red Sox honored the career of David Ortiz in a ceremony prior to Friday's game against the Los Angeles Angels , culminating with his famous No. 34 being retired by the franchise he played with for 14 seasons...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 29 days ago 3,102 reads 0 comments

  25. Julio Urias to Undergo Shoulder Surgery, out at Least 12-14 Months

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will miss time as he gets set to undergo surgery Tuesday to repair his left anterior capsule, according to the team's official Twitter account ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 29 days ago 21,752 reads 0 comments