1. Unsuspecting Cute Kid Plays Invisible Baseball with Oakland A's Sean Doolittle

    On its surface, this video looks like an adorable little kid playing fake baseball with a kind stranger. Unbeknownst to the kid, the stranger was Oakland A's pitcher Sean Doolittle ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 days ago 9,413 reads 7 comments

  2. Melvin Upton Jr. to Blue Jays: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Melvin Upton Jr.'s solid bounce-back season was enticing enough for the Toronto Blue Jays to acquire him from the San Diego Padres , Padres executive v ice president and general manager A...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 9,645 reads 9 comments

  3. Encarnacion Passes Vernon Wells for 3rd on Jays Home Run List

    When Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion took Seattle Mariners pitcher Wade Miley deep in the fourth inning of Sunday's series finale, he surpassed Vernon ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 429 reads 0 comments

  4. High School Baseball Player Steals Home by Sliding Between Batter's Legs

    It happened just as the poem predicted. Around the diamond and through his teammate's legs to steal home. Or at least that was the Ogden Bulldogs' version of the tale...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 4 days ago 23,389 reads 10 comments

  5. Chris Sale Comments on Suspension, Future with White Sox

    Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale has dominated MLB headlines in the dog days of summer, both as a potential trade target and someone who reportedly cut up his team's throwback uniforms instead of wearing one when he was scheduled to pitch Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 248,385 reads 91 comments

  6. Yankees Wise to Sell, Hit Home Run with Aroldis Chapman Trade

    The New York Yankees are officially trade-deadline sellers. They announced as much by shipping hard-throwing closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 161,408 reads 301 comments

  7. Aroldis Chapman to Cubs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Months after acquiring him in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds , the New York Yankees shipped closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 130,937 reads 400 comments

  8. Slumping Giants Look Vulnerable Atop NL Hierarchy

    The San Francisco Giants didn't limp into the second half of the 2016 MLB season. That's far too kind. Rather, San Francisco stumbled and crashed like Chris Farley's Matt Foley into an ill-fated coffee table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 9,445 reads 30 comments

  9. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Solidifies Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. Now that they've acquired flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 66,597 reads 237 comments

  10. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 48,559 reads 147 comments

  11. Derek Norris Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres Catcher

    The San Diego Padres are not realistic contenders as the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaches, and they are reportedly looking to trade catcher Derek Norris as part of a selling effort, per Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 6,003 reads 9 comments

  12. Alex Bregman Recalled by Astros: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros turned to the minor leagues for some help with the 2016 season's stretch run approaching...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 23,349 reads 49 comments

  13. Erick Aybar Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Braves SS

    As the Atlanta Braves continue their long-term rebuild, Erick Aybar is among a few veterans the team may move before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 days ago 18,139 reads 25 comments

  14. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Shortstop's Heel and Return

    The Chicago Cubs announced shortstop Addison Russell suffered a left heel contusion Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 3,484 reads 1 comments

  15. Nelson Cruz Had at Least 7 RBI in a Game with 3 Different Teams

    Fact: Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz had seven RBI versus the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. He now has had at least seven RBI in a game with three different teams ( Texas Rangers , Baltimore Orioles and Mariners)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 5 days ago 11,627 reads 11 comments

  16. Bizarre Chris Sale Clubhouse Blowup Further Muddies Complex Trade Talks

    As if trading Chris Sale wasn't going to be complicated enough for the Chicago White Sox , then he had to go and carve up some jerseys. If that second part lost you, boy do you have a story to get caught up on...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 70,680 reads 124 comments

  17. Andrew Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Yankees RP

    New York Yankees left-handed relief pitcher Andrew Miller is a valued target for pitching-hungry teams as the Aug. 1 trade deadline approaches. However, it appears as if he will remain in New York for the rest of the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 30,815 reads 196 comments

  18. Chris Sale Scratched from Start: Twitter Reacts to SP Reportedly Cutting Jerseys

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale did not make his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday, but it wasn't because he was traded or injured...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 50,320 reads 53 comments

  19. Chris Sale Suspended by White Sox After Clubhouse Incident

    Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale did not take the mound Saturday for his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers after a disagreement over the team's choice of jersey...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 365,317 reads 262 comments

  20. Dogs Catch Some Waves at Oakland A's 'Bark at the Park' Night

    It is difficult to imagine what could have improved Friday's Bark at the Park night at O.co Coliseum, until the simulated wave machine was introduced. Yep...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 days ago 2,586 reads 0 comments

  21. San Francisco Giants Have Now Lost 6 Straight Games, Their Longest of 2016

    Fact: The San Francisco Giants have now lost six straight games, their longest losing streak of the 2016 season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 days ago 12,260 reads 9 comments

  22. Chris Sale Is Landscape-Altering Possibility on MLB Trade Market

    For weeks, we've all been asking whether the New York Yankees would sell. Turns out the Sale we should have been focused on is Chris, as in Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox , as in the pitcher who could energize this July trade market...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 days ago 74,448 reads 158 comments

  23. Julio Teheran Injury: Updates on Braves Pitcher's Lat and Return

    Atlanta Braves pitcher Julio Teheran left the field during a July 22 game against the Colorado Rockies because of right lat tightness suffered during a fifth-inning at-bat. However, it appears as if he will not miss any extra time...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 days ago 1,578 reads 1 comments

  24. Russell Martin Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Catcher's Knee and Return

    The Toronto Blue Jays had high expectations for 2015 All-Star catcher Russell Martin this season, but he has been struggling offensively and now has an injured knee. It's unclear when he will return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 7,001 reads 4 comments

  25. Why We Love Big Papi as a First-Ballot Hall of Famer

    Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz is one of the most beloved figures in Boston sports history and could soon be immortalized in the baseball Hall of Fame...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 830 reads 26 comments