1. 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 ...

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  2. 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 1 month ago 53,197 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 35,679 reads 0 comments

  4. 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...

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  5. 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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  6. 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 1 month ago 4,655 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 18,558 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 9,752 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 204,264 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 13,550 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 7,795 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 9,414 reads 0 comments

  13. Ichiro Wants to Play Until He's 50; Says He'll 'Just Die' After Retiring

    Ichiro Suzuki has eclipsed 3,000 hits, captured two batting titles, made 10 All-Star teams and snagged an American League MVP during his 16-year MLB career, but he doesn't sound ready to slow down anytime soon...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 278,474 reads 0 comments

  14. Steven Matz's Elbow Injury Will Keep Him off Mets' Opening Day Roster

    New York Mets starter Steven Matz will not be on the team's Opening Day roster due to lingering issues with his pitching elbow. Anthony DiComo of MLB ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 4,220 reads 0 comments

  15. 310-Pound Pitcher and Viral Internet Star Ben Ancheff Wants to Make the Majors

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  16. Jeurys Familia Suspended 15 Games by MLB for Domestic Violence Arrest

    New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was suspended 15 games Wednesday for his role in an October domestic violence arrest. Big League Stew provided MLB 's official statement: Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the news...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 13,788 reads 0 comments

  17. New York Yankees: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The 2017 MLB season will begin on Sunday with a tripleheader of games, and the New York Yankees are among the teams suiting up on that first day of the regular season...

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  18. Texas Rangers Will Sell 2-Foot-Long Tamale Hot Dog This Season

    Enduring the rigors of an arduous MLB season is a seemingly impossible task. Some players will inevitably suffer injuries throughout the 2017 campaign, but Texas Rangers season-ticket ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 13,189 reads 0 comments

  19. Donald Trump Reportedly Won't Throw 1st Pitch for Nationals Due to Scheduling

    United States President Donald Trump declined an invitation from the Washington Nationals to throw the ceremonial first pitch before the team's Opening Day game against the Miami Marlins next Monday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 74,229 reads 0 comments

  20. Francisco Lindor Is Trying to Save Baseball from Itself

    The new face of MLB isn’t Mike Trout or Kris Bryant. It's Cleveland’s fun and flashy shortstop.

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  21. Red Sox Outfielder and Dual Athlete Mookie Betts Is Bowling over the Competition

    In a world of two-sport professional athletes, Mookie Betts is truly in a league of his own. Check out the Red Sox right fielder who is striking out and liking it...

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  22. Yoan Moncada's Turnaround Hints He May Now Be Close to MLB Stardom

    When Yoan Moncada was coming up with the Boston Red Sox , he would sometimes eat 10 Twinkies in a single sitting, according to Eli Saslow of ESPN The Magazine ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 31,028 reads 0 comments

  23. Jose Bautista's Good Eye Could Lead to Franchise Record in 2017

    Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista enters 2017 needing just 109 walks to pass Carlos Delgado's franchise record of 827, per MLB.com ...

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  24. The B/R Q&A: Rob Manfred Wants MLB to 'Own the Next Generation' of Sports Fans

    Long before the first batter stepped into the box at the start of his tenure as the 10th commissioner in baseball history, Rob Manfred threw out his own first pitch: Chief among his ...

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  25. Ian Happ's Spring Breakout Means Cubs' Next Top Rookie Could Arrive in 2017

    When spring training began, one of the big burning questions was how creative Joe Maddon would need to be to fit Kyle Schwarber ’s bat into his Chicago Cubs lineup...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 28,973 reads 0 comments