1. MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2016: TV Schedule, Roster Info and Preview

    At least this game doesn't count. Using the MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game as some sort of tiebreaker wouldn't be much sillier than the All-Star Game determining home-field advantage for the World Series...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 6,352 reads 0 comments

  2. Brad Ziegler to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox announced the acquisition of relief pitcher Brad Ziegler from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday in exchange for minor leaguers Jose Almonte and Luis Alejandro Basabe ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 13,777 reads 18 comments

  3. Noah Syndergaard Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Arm and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard exited the July 8 game against the Washington Nationals in the fifth inning with what the team called "arm fatigue," per Anthony DiComo of MLB...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 6,368 reads 19 comments

  4. Reds' Adam Duvall Amazingly Avoids Tag During Dive for 2nd Base

    Adam Duvall is a magician. His skill of choice? Sleight of hand. While on the road facing the Miami Marlins , the Cincinnati Reds left fielder provided an up-close performance for the opposition—namely, second baseman Derek Dietrich...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 3,603 reads 0 comments

  5. Byron Buxton Injury: Updates on Twins OF's Knee and Return

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton suffered a bone bruise to his right knee when he crashed into the center field wall while trying to make a leaping catch against the Texas Rangers on July 8...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 5,224 reads 5 comments

  6. Matt Harvey's Latest Season-Ending Surgery Puts Bright Career at Crossroads

    NEW YORK — On the day the New York Mets announced Matt Harvey will have his second major surgery in four years, Ron Darling brought up Tim Leary's name...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 10,670 reads 18 comments

  7. Michael Saunders, Brandon Belt Earn 2016 MLB All-Star Game AL, NL Final Vote

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt and Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders won the final roster spots for the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 10,959 reads 75 comments

  8. Max Scherzer Replaces Stephen Strasburg on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will replace teammate Stephen Strasburg on the 2016 National League All-Star roster, MLB announced on Friday. Scherzer, 31, is 9-6 with a 3...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 3,381 reads 9 comments

  9. Bartolo Colon Replaces Madison Bumgarner on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon is headed to his fourth All-Star Game after Terry Collins, his manager in New York and of the National League All-Star team, selected him Friday ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 12,973 reads 62 comments

  10. Ryan Zimmerman Injury: Updates on Nationals 1B's Status and Return

    Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injury to his ribs on July 8. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,851 reads 2 comments

  11. Matt Harvey Injury Update: Mets SP to Undergo Season-Ending Arm Surgery

    New York Mets ace Matt Harvey will undergo surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome in his right arm and will miss the remainder of the 2016 MLB season, his agent Scott Boras announced Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 10,976 reads 29 comments

  12. Corey Seager Could Become the 1st Rookie Ever to Win the HR Derby Outright

    Fact: Corey Seager is the only rookie in this year's Home Run Derby. He has the chance to become the first rookie to ever win the competition outright.* *Wally Joyner was a co-winner in 1986...

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  13. 2016 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete Lineups and Top Storylines to Watch

    The MLB All-Star rosters have been announced for each league, but there are still unanswered questions heading into the Midsummer Classic...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 5,076 reads 0 comments

  14. Will Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo Spoil Each Other's NL MVP Hopes?

    Twenty years ago, there was a team with two young stars batting in the middle of the lineup. The way Baseball-Reference.com calculates wins above replacement, Ken Griffey Jr...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 5,994 reads 45 comments

  15. MLB All-Star Game Red-Carpet Parade 2016: Route Map, Schedule, Event Details

    Prior to Tuesday's 2016 MLB All-Star Game, a red-carpet parade through the streets of San Diego will take place so fans can flock to see the biggest names in baseball in the event they aren't attending the Midsummer Classic...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 3,628 reads 0 comments

  16. Baseball Players Pass Time During a Rain Delay with Makeshift Game of Golf

    When two teams take the field, they might as well be enemies. But when they're trying to pass the time during a rain delay? They might as well be best friends...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 1,040 reads 0 comments

  17. Troy Tulowitzki's Revival Adds Thunder to Blue Jays' Surging Offense

    A red-hot Troy Tulowitzki fitting into a red-hot lineup is just what the Toronto Blue Jays had in mind when they traded for him last July. Almost a year later, they're getting what they wished for...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 16,759 reads 26 comments

  18. Aaron Hill to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Brewers announced Thursday they traded infielder Aaron Hill to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for prospects Wendell Rijo and Aaron Wilkerson. Milwaukee also sent cash to the Red Sox as part of the deal...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 34,751 reads 41 comments

  19. Carlos Gonzalez Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rockies OF

    With the Colorado Rockies struggling this season, the team could find itself as a seller before the trade deadline. One player contending teams will be interested in potentially acquiring is star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 15,009 reads 15 comments

  20. Aledmys Diaz Replaces Matt Carpenter on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    Matt Carpenter won't be able to take part in his third All-Star Game on July 12, but the St. Louis Cardinals will send Aledmys Diaz to San Diego in his place...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 518 reads 0 comments

  21. Corey Kluber Replaces Marco Estrada on 2016 AL All-Star Roster

    An injury to Toronto Blue Jays starter Marco Estrada opened the door for Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber to join the 2016 American League All-Star team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,930 reads 41 comments

  22. Giancarlo Stanton: 1st Player in Marlins History to Hit 200 Career HRs

    Fact: On Wednesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first player in Miami Marlins history to hit 200 career home runs with the franchise...

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  23. 2016 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete AL, NL Lineups and Game Schedule

    The criticism about the MLB All-Star Game providing the winning league home-field advantage in the World Series has some merit...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 3,032 reads 0 comments

  24. Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —  The Houston Astros had them in the 1990s . The Miami Dolphins had them in the 1980s . NBC's "Saturday Night Live" had them in the 1970s . They are "Killer B's...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 1 month ago 9,142 reads 26 comments

  25. 2016 MLB All-Star Game: TV Schedule and Complete Rosters for Both Teams

    There are snubs every year, but for the most part, the best players in baseball will take part in the 2016 MLB All-Star Game...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 4,679 reads 0 comments