1. Ian Desmond's Comeback All-Star Season Earning Back Big Bucks Lost in 2015

    An underwhelming 2015 season left Texas Rangers star Ian Desmond in need of reinventing himself. Like Apple on the brink of bankruptcy in the late 1990s or Taylor Swift transitioning ...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 days ago 25,000 reads 17 comments

  2. Could David Ortiz Cap Historic Farewell Season with AL MVP?

    Big Papi's been places. And done things. All-Star Games. Home Run Derbies. World Series. You name it. But about four months into David Ortiz 's final major league season, it's ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 days ago 42,227 reads 164 comments

  3. Clay Buchholz Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Red Sox Pitcher

    As MLB inches closer to its Aug. 1 trade deadline, Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz could find himself shipped out of town. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 days ago 11,819 reads 19 comments

  4. Matt Holliday Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Face and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday suffered a facial abrasion in his nose and upper lip area after being hit by a pitch in Thursday's game against the San Diego Padres ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 2,255 reads 0 comments

  5. Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Hamstring and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig suffered a hamstring injury July 21 against the Washington Nationals . It is uncertain when he will return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 2,256 reads 7 comments

  6. Chris Sale Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding White Sox SP

    With the Chicago White Sox continuing to plummet in the American League Central, Chris Sale's future has become a hot topic of conversation ahead of the Aug. 1 trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 135,948 reads 230 comments

  7. World Series Champion Royals Visit President Barack Obama at White House

    The reigning MLB champion Kansas City Royals will hope a visit Thursday to the White House with President Barack Obama to celebrate their 2015 World Series triumph can provide ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 8,530 reads 34 comments

  8. Possible Clayton Kershaw Surgery Should Slam Brakes on Dodgers' Deadline Plans

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ' 2016 season is riding on Clayton Kershaw 's back. Literally. The 28-year-old ace left-hander landed on the 15-day disabled list June 30 with "mild disc herniation," per MLB...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 days ago 36,972 reads 61 comments

  9. Hanley Ramirez vs. Giants: Stats, Highlights and Reaction to 1B's 3-HR Game

    Boston Red Sox first baseman Hanley Ramirez sported a mere eight home runs in 2016 coming into Wednesday's game at Fenway Park against the San Francisco Giants , but he looked like a 50-homer presence in the lineup during his team's 11-7 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 10,841 reads 48 comments

  10. College Baseball League Holds HR Derby off a Deck on Lake Michigan

    What could be better than launching a bunch of baseballs in a row? Launching a bunch of baseballs into a lake...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 days ago 8,647 reads 0 comments

  11. Shin-Soo Choo Injury: Updates on Rangers OF's Back and Return

    Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo is heading to the 15-day disabled list with a back injury, per Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram . Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 512 reads 0 comments

  12. Prince Fielder Injury: Updates on Rangers 1B's Recovery from Neck Surgery

    Prince Fielder 's dreadful 2016 season has taken another bad turn, with the Texas Rangers placing the former All-Star on the 15-day disabled list on July 20 because of neck problems...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 10,104 reads 59 comments

  13. Pikachu Appears to Flip Off Fans During 'Pokemon Go' Skit with Phillies Mascot

    The Phillie Phanatic caught the Pokemon Go fever but failed to catch Pikachu before it seemingly flipped off fans at Citizens Bank Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 days ago 9,838 reads 7 comments

  14. B/R MLB Rivalry Series: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals

    Welcome to the third edition of Bleacher Report's MLB rivalry series. In the weeks to come, we'll highlight some of the biggest head-to-head rivalries in our national pastime and shine light on the past, present and future of those matchups...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 4,726 reads 13 comments

  15. Albert Pujols Had His 4th Career Game with at Least 6 RBI on Tuesday Night

    Fact: Albert Pujols had his fourth career game with at least six RBI on Tuesday night, and his first with the Los Angeles Angels...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 days ago 15,639 reads 15 comments

  16. Koji Uehara Injury: Updates on Red Sox Pitcher's Pectoral and Return

    Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara suffered a strained pectoral muscle Tuesday night during the club's game against the San Francisco Giants and has been placed on the disabled list...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 938 reads 0 comments

  17. Syndergaard Reaches 300 Career Strikeouts in Just 43 Games

    Making just the 43rd appearance and 42nd start of his young MLB career, New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard recorded his 300th career strikeout during Tuesday's 2-1 win ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 days ago 593 reads 0 comments

  18. It's Time for MLB Star Evan Longoria to Be Shopped to the Highest Bidder

    Evan Longoria signed an extension with the Tampa Bay Rays as soon as he arrived in the majors in 2008. And then another in 2012. Clearly, both sides want this partnership to continue for the long haul...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 49,269 reads 65 comments

  19. Jhonny Peralta Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Thumb and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta continues to have thumb problems this season, causing him to miss more time. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 1,329 reads 2 comments

  20. Hyun-Jin Ryu Injury: Updates on Dodgers Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was scratched from his start on Wednesday due to elbow discomfort, according to Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times . Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 876 reads 2 comments

  21. Charlie Blackmon Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Rockies OF

    With the Colorado Rockies falling out of the postseason race, they're likely to become sellers before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline, with Charlie Blackmon a prime candidate to be moved...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 5,739 reads 6 comments

  22. Yankees Closer Aroldis Chapman Hurls 105 MPH Fastball vs. Orioles

    Breaking news: Aroldis Chapman can make baseballs go fast. The New York Yankees closer has thrown most of MLB 's fastest pitches in 2016 (shoutout to Mauricio Cabrera of the Atlanta Braves for cracking the top 10)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 48,044 reads 12 comments

  23. Andrew Cashner Reportedly Traded to Miami Marlins

    Despite struggling through arguably the worst season of his career, San Diego Padres starting pitcher Andrew Cashner generated league-wide interest ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline, eventually landing with the Miami Marlins ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 38,549 reads 26 comments

  24. Jose Fernandez Is the 1st Pitcher This Season to Have Multiple 14-K Games

    Fact: Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez struck out 14 batters against the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday. He is the first pitcher this season to have multiple games with at least 14 strikeouts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 days ago 8,506 reads 6 comments

  25. Nick Tropeano Injury: Updates on Angels Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Nick Tropeano left Monday's game against the Texas Rangers with right elbow soreness, and the timetable for his return is uncertain. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 301 reads 0 comments