1. 6-1 Steven Matz Making Matt Harvey's Struggles Bearable for Contending Mets

    NEW YORK — The tone in the afternoon was serious as the New York Mets discussed what they're going to do with a pitcher who was once their biggest asset but is now their biggest concern...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 days ago 9,525 reads 30 comments

  2. Jason Heyward Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ribs and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward suffered an injury to his right torso and abdominal region against the San Francisco Giants on May 20...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 42,996 reads 33 comments

  3. Bartolo Colon Home Run Bobblehead Also Features Shaking Belly

    Bobbleheads : the ultimate commemorative sports memorabilia. Fun as they may be, however, the tribute figurines have a tendency to fall short of striking their namesake's likeness (see the Washington Wizards' John Wall )...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 8 days ago 26,909 reads 25 comments

  4. Texas Rangers Plan to Build New Stadium: Details, Drawings and Reaction

    The Texas Rangers and the city of Arlington have unveiled plans for a new stadium that will be ready to host Major League Baseball games no later than 2021. Per T.R. Sullivan of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 23,585 reads 32 comments

  5. MLB Betting Preview: Chicago Cubs vs. San Francisco Giants Odds, Analysis

    No team is playing better baseball right now than the San Francisco Giants (25-18), who have won eight games in a row, allowing three runs or fewer in their last seven and only one run in four straight...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 8 days ago 2,065 reads 0 comments

  6. Yu Darvish's Comeback Could Be Deciding Factor in Mariners-Rangers Race

    The race in the American League West is just tight enough to possibly be decided by one man. Yu Darvish , come on down. The Texas Rangers trail the Seattle Mariners by only a game-and-a-half, but they could use some help...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 13,361 reads 15 comments

  7. Josh Reddick Injury: Updates on Athletics Star's Thumb and Recovery

    Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick suffered a fractured thumb during his team’s 4-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Thursday. He's been placed on the disabled list, and it's unclear when he will return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 4,092 reads 10 comments

  8. Tim Lincecum to Angels: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    Two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum has signed with the Los Angeles Angels , as the team announced, per Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times . Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported Thursday it will be a $2...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 days ago 17,793 reads 47 comments

  9. Tim Lincecum and the Angels Are an Ideal Match of Need, Opportunity

    On today's episode of "Things That Were Meant to Be," we have the Los Angeles Angels and Tim Lincecum . A deal between the Angels and the two-time Cy Young Award winner had been in the air for a few days and is now complete...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 13,934 reads 12 comments

  10. Matt Harvey vs. Nationals: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey had a Thursday night to forget. Against the Washington Nationals , he was pulled after 2.2 innings. He allowed nine runs—six earned — on eight hits with a pair of walks...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 days ago 14,285 reads 92 comments

  11. Erick Aybar Injury: Updated on Braves SS's Throat and Recovery

    Shortstop Erick Aybar was taken to a local doctor to have a chicken bone removed from his throat on Thursday. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 124,200 reads 34 comments

  12. Sonny Gray Becomes Must-Watch Trade-Deadline Chip with Stephen Strasburg Signed

    Under normal circumstances, a struggling pitcher with an ERA north of 5.00 wouldn't inspire feverish trade speculation. But the Oakland Athletics ' Sonny Gray isn't a normal struggling pitcher...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 24,156 reads 77 comments

  13. Hal Steinbrenner Comments on Yankees' Struggles, Coaching Staff, More

    The New York Yankees moved to 17-22 on Wednesday with a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks , but owner Hal Steinbrenner is not happy his team is in last place in the American League East...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 5,746 reads 10 comments

  14. Blue Jays' 2016 Struggles Putting Toronto in Danger of Becoming 1-Year Wonder

    What a difference a season can make. In 2015, the Toronto Blue Jays were the undisputed big bashers of MLB . They paced the pack in runs, home runs, OPS and a host of other offensive categories...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 18,198 reads 92 comments

  15. Yoenis Cespedes Gets in Front of a Hop by Blocking It with His Chest

    No one can accuse Yoenis Cespedes of lacking creativity. The New York Mets outfielder got in front of Gio Gonzalez's fourth-inning base hit by blocking the ball with his chest, ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 days ago 7,793 reads 4 comments

  16. Juan Lagares Makes Willie Mays-Like Catch over the Shoulder vs. the Nationals

    Juan Lagares looked a lot like someone named Willie Mays against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 days ago 1,617 reads 0 comments

  17. Geovany Soto Injury: Updates on Angels Catcher's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Los Angeles Angels catcher Geovany Soto will miss the next four to six weeks after suffering a torn right meniscus. Continue for updates. Soto to DL , Will Have Surgery Wednesday, May 18 Alden Gonzalez of MLB ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 1,082 reads 1 comments

  18. Justin Verlander Reaches 2,000 Career Strikeouts: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander reached the 2,000-strikeout milestone on Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 1,991 reads 4 comments

  19. David Ortiz Discusses Retirement from Baseball, Time with Red Sox, More

    David Ortiz has arguably been one of the best hitters in baseball in the early portion of the season, leading the MLB in slugging percentage (.674) and OPS (1.069). That is making his decision to retire after this season hard to grasp...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 7,707 reads 27 comments

  20. Shawn Tolleson Demoted out of Rangers' Closer Role: Latest Comments, Reaction

    After blowing his fourth save of the season on Tuesday by giving up a walk-off grand slam to the Oakland Athletics ' Khris Davis, Shawn Tolleson has been removed from the closer's role with the Texas Rangers ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 4,461 reads 10 comments

  21. Braves Manager Search: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation Surrounding Position

    In the wake of the Atlanta Braves firing manager Fredi Gonzalez on Tuesday, Bud Black has emerged as a top option to replace him. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 14,582 reads 30 comments

  22. Stanton-Yelich-Ozuna Trio Making Case as One of MLB's Best Offensive Outfields

    Hype has such versatile usage in sports, like the English language’s version of Will Smith—a rapper, comedian and actor. It’s employed to characterize a player, group of players, team, franchise, manager, executive and even owners...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 11 days ago 3,132 reads 29 comments

  23. Dodgers Shouldn't Mess with Phenom Pitcher Julio Urias

    The Los Angeles Dodgers definitely have problems in their bullpen, and they definitely need to seek out solutions. What's not so definite is that Julio Urias is the one they're looking for...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 14,177 reads 15 comments

  24. Noah Syndergaard Stakes Claim as Top Pitcher in Ace-Rich NL East

    It's only May, and we're already running out of adjectives to describe New York Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard. Dominant, nasty, transcendent, filthy, scintillating —they've all been used...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 10,369 reads 37 comments

  25. Fredi Gonzalez Reportedly Found Out Braves Fired Him Through Change in Flight

    The Atlanta Braves may have broken new ground for awkwardness with the way in which manager Fredi Gonzalez reportedly found out he was fired...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 23,660 reads 43 comments