1. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand, 2017 Mid-Spring Training Edition

    Months have turned to weeks, baseball fans. There's a light at the end of the tunnel, as we're now just a few short weeks removed from Opening Day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 118,678 reads 0 comments

  2. Bryce Harper's Spring Power Surge Could Signal 2017 MLB Rebound

    Early spring training stats mean little, and early spring proclamations of improved health can sometimes mean even less...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 10,962 reads 0 comments

  3. San Francisco Giants: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training So Far

    There's no point panicking about the losing record the San Francisco Giants have this spring. It's spring training —t hey'll be fine. Provided, of course, that some of the key players complicit in the club's poor spring turn things around...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 17,119 reads 0 comments

  4. Former Big-Name Prospects Making Waves in 2017 Spring Training

    Established veterans shaking off the rust and heralded prospects trying to make an impression alongside big league talent—that's generally the storyline during spring training...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 61,225 reads 0 comments

  5. Los Angeles Dodgers: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training so Far

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have looked like what they are this spring: a deep, talented team capable of winning a fifth straight division title and competing for the franchise's first championship since 1988...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 12,522 reads 0 comments

  6. Jose Fernandez Was Piloting Boat at Time of Fatal Crash, Per Investigators

    A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission investigation into the fatal boat crash involving Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez and two friends concluded the MLB starting pitcher was piloting the boat at the time of the accident...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 181,816 reads 0 comments

  7. New York Mets: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training So Far

    So far, there are mostly positives to take away from New York Mets camp. From Yoenis Cespedes to Curtis Granderson to Lucas Duda to Neil Walker to Asdrubal Cabrera to Travis d'Arnaud and Michael Conforto, their big bats are producing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 13,279 reads 0 comments

  8. Clayton Kershaw Proves Even the Best Pitcher in the World Can Be Underrated

    It took four Cactus League starts for Clayton Kershaw 's ERA to rise above 0.00. On Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander surrendered his first run of the spring, a solo homer off the bat of Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 17,277 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training so Far

    The Chicago Cubs are the MLB champions and boast a galaxy of budding stars, but even they aren't immune to underwhelming spring performances...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 20,343 reads 0 comments

  10. Jose Fernandez's Mother, Girlfriend to Share Control of Pitcher's Estate

    A Miami judge ruled on Wednesday that the estate of deceased Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez would be split between his mother and his girlfriend, Maria Arias, according to TMZ Sports ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 4,588 reads 0 comments

  11. The 107 MPH Man: Michael Kopech's Quest to Be the Hardest Thrower of All Time

    TYLER, Texas — To the classic Bull Durham scene in which we learn candlesticks make nice wedding gifts, add this: Trailer hitches make awesome Christmas presents. It's true...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 2 months ago 395,733 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs' Willson Contreras Ready to Become the Gary Sanchez of 2017

    Don't expect to see any catcher do exactly in 2017 what Gary Sanchez did in 2016. That's the kind of lightning that's unlikely to strike twice in two years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 22,702 reads 0 comments

  13. New York Yankees: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training so Far

    It's not all sunshine and bat flips this preseason. For every player exceeding expectations and making a name for himself, there's an underperforming veteran making fanbases cringe or a fringe player hurting his chances of winning a roster spot...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 17,692 reads 0 comments

  14. Boston Red Sox: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training So Far

    We're several weeks into spring training, which means you're sick of hearing about how the stats don't matter. It's true to an extent. This is a time of year when grains of salt should be sprinkled liberally, and panic buttons securely stowed...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 10,817 reads 0 comments

  15. Puerto Rico 2B Javy Baez Celebrates Catching Runner Before Even Putting Tag Down

    Javy Baez knew. In Tuesday's second round of the World Baseball Classic, the Dominican Republic had a man on with two outs in the eighth inning when Puerto Rico catcher Yadier Molina caught Nelson Cruz stealing...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 17,834 reads 0 comments

  16. Kevin Kiermaier, Rays Agree to 6-Year Contract Extension for Reported $50M

    The Tampa Bay Rays and outfielder Kevin Kiermaier finalized a six-year contract extension, the team officially announced on Monday morning...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 5,846 reads 0 comments

  17. Interpreter for Dodgers' Kenta Maeda Deadlifts 405 Pounds

    As the Los Angeles Dodgers prepare for the upcoming MLB season, they have received some spring training motivation from an unlikely source...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 37,809 reads 0 comments

  18. Jose Reyes Sued for Child Support by Ex-Girlfriend

    An ex-girlfriend of New York Mets infielder Jose Reyes has sued the four-time All-Star for child support for their seven-year-old daughter, Liyah , the New York Daily News ' Christian Red reported Tuesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 8,577 reads 0 comments

  19. World Baseball Classic 2017: Scores and Reaction from Tuesday Results

    The 2017 World Baseball Classic continued Tuesday with second-round action on both sides of the Pacific Ocean. Pool E rolled on with a pair of contests from the Tokyo Dome in Japan, while Pool F got underway at Petco Park in San Diego...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 19,954 reads 0 comments

  20. David Price Likely to Start Season on DL as He Recovers from Arm Injury

    The Boston Red Sox will likely start the 2017 MLB season with David Price on the disabled list because of an elbow injury that has prevented him from pitching in spring training...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 8,690 reads 0 comments

  21. How Yasiel Puig's New Stance Could Finally Turn MLB Career Around

    Back in 2013, Yasiel Puig had us wondering if he could be a star for the Los Angeles Dodgers . Four years later, it's deja vu all over again. So much has happened since Puig, now 26, took spring training by storm back in '13...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 29,995 reads 0 comments

  22. Anthony DeSclafani's Injury Diagnosed as UCL Sprain; Will Not Need Surgery

    Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Anthony DeSclafani suffered a UCL sprain in his right elbow and will be sidelined for up to four weeks, according to Mark Sheldon MLB .com and Zach Buchanan of the Cincinnati Enquirer ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 449 reads 0 comments

  23. World Baseball Classic 2017: Scores and Reaction from Monday Results

    The 2017 World Baseball Classic kept barreling its way toward next week's trip to Los Angeles on Monday, as second-round play continued in Tokyo and Pool D finally finished up first-round action in Mexico...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 6,195 reads 0 comments

  24. Mets Suddenly on the Verge of Strong Offensive Youth Movement

    For years, the New York Mets have told a simple, compelling story. It's been all about pitching. It was a happy story in 2015, when New York rode its stable of young arms to a National League pennant...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 16,353 reads 0 comments

  25. USA vs. Canada: Score and Reaction from World Baseball Classic 2017

    The United States jumped all over Canada's pitching early and came away with an 8-0 win Sunday night, securing a spot in the second round of the World Baseball Classic...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 13,808 reads 0 comments