1. 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 1 month ago 9,641 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 10,344 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 27,189 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 26,977 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 2 months ago 43,432 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 2 months ago 5,018 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 2 months ago 53,201 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 2 months ago 35,685 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 1,903 reads 0 comments

  10. 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...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 2 months ago 570 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 4,655 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 18,559 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 9,753 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 204,311 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 13,563 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 7,800 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 9,439 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 2 months ago 278,478 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 4,221 reads 0 comments

  20. 310-Pound Pitcher and Viral Internet Star Ben Ancheff Wants to Make the Majors

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 2 months ago 38,366 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 13,789 reads 0 comments

  22. 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...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 15,655 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 13,191 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 74,233 reads 0 comments

  25. 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.

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 2 months ago 90,276 reads 0 comments