1. Little League World Series 2016: Final Scores, Results, Thursday Highlights

    The final two spots in the international and United States finals were on the line Thursday, with the winners getting one step closer to a Little League World Series title and the losers heading home...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 8,120 reads 0 comments

  2. Albert Pujols Passes Mark McGwire with 584th Career Home Run on Wednesday Night

    Fact: Albert Pujols hit his 584th career home run on Wednesday night, passing Mark McGwire for sole possession of 10th place on the all-time list...

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  3. Little League World Series 2016: Latest Schedule, TV Info and Bracket Prediction

    Half of the finalists are set for the two bracket championships in the Little League World Series at Williamsport , Pennsylvania. The other half will be set Thursday in a doubleheader at the Little League baseball shrine...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 days ago 4,986 reads 0 comments

  4. Should the Giants Be Worried About Suddenly Mortal Madison Bumgarner?

    The second half of the season has not been kind to the San Francisco Giants , to put it mildly. Since the All-Star break, they've gone 11-25 with a minus-29 run differential and watched a 6...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 21,397 reads 78 comments

  5. Gary Sanchez Looks Like True Franchise Cornerstone for Yankees' Next Golden Era

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez has been a revelation. That statement is supported by a heap of numbers, but let's start with a single figure: two...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 42,662 reads 129 comments

  6. Andrew Benintendi Injury: Updates on Red Sox OF's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi was removed from his team's game on Wednesday against the Tampa Bay Rays with a knee injury and had to be helped from the field...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 17,200 reads 36 comments

  7. Yu Darvish Hits 1st Career Home Run

    When Cincinnati Reds starter Tim Adleman grooved a 1-2 pitch over the heart of the plate to Yu Darvish in the fifth inning of Wednesday's game at Great American Ball Park, he probably ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 days ago 9,762 reads 3 comments

  8. Katie Ledecky Hilariously Hands Medals to Bryce Harper Before 1st Pitch

    American swimmer Katie Ledecky brought home four gold medals and a silver from the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper received a firsthand look at her prizes Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 days ago 276,068 reads 107 comments

  9. Little League World Series 2016: Wednesday Scores, Bracket Results, Highlights

    A spot in the international final and a spot in the United States final were each up for grabs on Wednesday at the Little League World Series, while several teams on both sides of the bracket were looking to ward off elimination as well...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 8,366 reads 0 comments

  10. Madison Bumgarner Gave Up 5 ER to Dodgers on Tuesday, His Highest of the Season

    Fact: San Francisco Giants lefty Madison Bumgarner gave up five earned runs to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, his highest total of the 2016 season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 days ago 2,091 reads 3 comments

  11. Updated 2016 MLB Playoff Chances with 6 Weeks Remaining

    There are roughly six weeks left in the 2016 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture is taking shape, there is still a lot to be decided before October. In the American League, there are 10 legitimate contenders remaining...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 days ago 49,659 reads 50 comments

  12. Little League World Series 2016: Wednesday Schedule, TV, Bracket Predictions

    The top teams in the Little League World Series are starting to separate themselves from the rest of the competition...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 days ago 4,184 reads 0 comments

  13. Resurgent Clay Buchholz Can Still Play Big Part in Red Sox's Title Hopes

    The Boston Red Sox need pitchers. On Tuesday, Clay Buchholz looked like a pitcher. It doesn't erase a season that can only be classified as rough, but it surely put smiles on faces in Beantown...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 18,982 reads 27 comments

  14. Chris Tillman Injury: Updates on Orioles SP's Shoulder and Return

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman has been dealing with discomfort in his throwing shoulder that has forced him to the disabled list. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 days ago 1,833 reads 1 comments

  15. Andre Ethier Injury: Updates on Dodgers OF's Leg and Recovery

    Outfielder Andre Ethier hasn't played a regular-season game in 2016, but the Los Angeles Dodgers are hoping he will be able to contribute before the year is over. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 days ago 3,160 reads 5 comments

  16. Little League World Series 2016: Tuesday Scores, Bracket Results and Highlights

    Tuesday marked another set of elimination games in the 2016 Little League World Series as the number of championship contenders in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, continues to dwindle...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 15,413 reads 0 comments

  17. Red Sox OF Andrew Benintendi Leaps over Fence to Rob Steven Souza of Home Run

    The Boston Red Sox have yet another rising star in their outfield. Promoted on Aug. 2, rookie Andrew Benintendi already boasts a .306/.353/.468 slash line and has made his presence felt in left field...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 365 reads 0 comments

  18. South Korea Little League Team Celebrates Home Run with Usain Bolt Pose

    South Korea handily won its latest Little League World Series matchup, trouncing Canada in a 10-0 victory on Monday. As kids playing baseball should do, they had some fun in the process...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 4,898 reads 1 comments

  19. Little League World Series 2016: Tuesday Schedule, TV Info, Bracket Predictions

    Four elimination games and a consolation game are on tap Tuesday at the Little League World Series in Williamsport , Pennsylvania, and that means desperation baseball should be played throughout the day...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 days ago 6,994 reads 0 comments

  20. Kyle Hendricks Has Quietly Become Best Pitcher on MLB's Best Team

    Kyle Hendricks is like the frosting on a birthday cake. Peanut butter on toast. Hot fudge on a sundae. The Chicago Cub is the best starting pitcher on MLB 's top team, which stood 78-45 through Sunday's action...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 days ago 26,413 reads 58 comments

  21. Gary Sanchez Sets Yankees Franchise Record with 8 Home Runs in 1st 19 Games

    The New York Yankees lost Monday’s game against the Seattle Mariners , 7-5, but not before rookie catcher Gary Sanchez made history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 13,987 reads 17 comments

  22. Red-Hot Adrian Gonzalez Adds Another Weapon to Dangerous Dodgers Offense

    Even with Adrian Gonzalez 's awesomeness meter at less than 100 percent for most of the season, the Los Angeles Dodgers haven't had much trouble hitting in 2016. Just imagine what they can do now that his meter is far past 100 percent...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 23,081 reads 19 comments

  23. MLB Betting Preview: San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Odds, Analysis

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (69-55) maintained their spot atop the National League West division standings Monday with an 18-9 drubbing of the Cincinnati Reds ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 6 days ago 1,780 reads 0 comments

  24. Billy Butler Injury: Updates on Athletics DH's Concussion and Return

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler was placed on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion Monday in the aftermath of an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia, per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1,489 reads 5 comments

  25. Josh Reddick Removed from Dodgers Lineup After Injuring Finger on Hotel Door

    There are a number of ways a baseball player might injure a finger. Ordering room service at a hotel isn't traditionally one of them...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 9,418 reads 17 comments