1. David Ortiz Appears to Claim a Fart in the Dugout

    David Ortiz continues to be a gift who keeps on giving. The Boston Red Sox slugger apparently experienced a release of internal pressure during Wednesday's game against the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 15,797 reads 5 comments

  2. Adam Jones Comments on Camden Yards Attendance for Red Sox Series

    The Baltimore Orioles are in a fight for the playoffs, but the fans haven't been around to witness it. Outfielder Adam Jones voiced his displeasure Wednesday with the lack of attendance at Camden Yards, per Eddie Matz of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 days ago 13,185 reads 66 comments

  3. David Ortiz Passes Dave Kingman for Most HRs by a Player in His Final Season

    Fact: David Ortiz hit his 36th home run of the season in the Boston Red Sox 's 5-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, passing Dave Kingman for the most home runs by a player in his final season...

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  4. Johnny Cueto Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Groin and Return

    San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto was forced to exit Tuesday night's start against the Los Angeles Dodgers with a groin injury. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 days ago 7,154 reads 3 comments

  5. Jose Fernandez's 2016 Dominance Sets Stage for Wild Offseason Bidding War

    Sometime soon, Jose Fernandez will be an ex-Miami Marlin. At the latest, it'll happen in the 2018-19 offseason, when Fernandez is set to hit the open market...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 30,876 reads 77 comments

  6. Brandon Crawford Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Finger and Return

    Brandon Crawford has developed into one of Major League Baseball's best all-around shortstops in recent years, but the San Francisco Giants may be without their star middle infielder ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 4,399 reads 0 comments

  7. Dustin Pedroia Injury: Updates on Red Sox Star's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is nursing a sore left knee that will keep him out for at least one game. Continue for updates. Pedroia Out vs. Orioles Tuesday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 1,818 reads 0 comments

  8. Explaining, Predicting Outcomes of MLB's Wackiest 2016 Tiebreaker Scenarios

    MLB 's 162-game regular season might not prove enough to set the playoff picture. In order to manufacture more drama, MLB instituted a second wild-card spot and one-game matchup for entry into the division series...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 9,413 reads 19 comments

  9. Giants' Flammable Bullpen Threatening to Dash San Francisco's Even-Year Hopes

    The late innings have become a minefield for the San Francisco Giants . On Monday, there was another explosion...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 days ago 7,006 reads 74 comments

  10. Cardinals in Good Shape to Keep MLB's Longest Active Playoff Streak Alive

    Peas and carrots. Kim Kardashian and attention. The St. Louis Cardinals and the postseason. Some things just go together. The Cards don't make the playoffs every year —but it sure seems like they do ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 13 days ago 11,490 reads 15 comments

  11. Jacob deGrom Injury Ends Mets' Hopes for Another Deep Postseason Run

    The injury bug has been trying to block the New York Mets from returning to the World Series in 2016. Credit the Mets for putting up a strong resistance. But the fight has finally been lost...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 14 days ago 46,406 reads 62 comments

  12. Carlos Carrasco Injury: Updates on Indians Pitcher's Finger and Recovery

    The Cleveland Indians ' already-thin starting rotation was dealt a huge blow Saturday when Carlos Carrasco suffered a fractured finger on his pitching hand. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 9,661 reads 16 comments

  13. Reds Bullpen Sets Single-Season Record with 93 Home Runs Allowed

    The Cincinnati Reds set an unwanted MLB record in Friday's 9-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates , becoming the first team to surrender 93 or more home runs by relief pitchers in a single season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  14. Encarnacion Becomes 3rd Blue Jay with Multiple 40-Homer Seasons

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion hit his 40th home run of the season in Friday's 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels , joining Carlos Delgado and outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 14 days ago 767 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs Justify the Hype with Easy NL Central Clinch, Now Comes the Hard Part

    It looked like a heck of a party at Wrigley Field, and why not? It's not every day the Chicago Cubs can spray some champagne. Hey, Chicago hadn't clinched a playoff spot in about 12 months, and that's a long time to go without a party...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 12,616 reads 29 comments

  16. Kenley Jansen Comments on Impending Free-Agency Decision, Dodgers

    Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen is set to hit free agency after his one-year, $10.65 million contract expires at the end of the 2016 season, per Spotrac ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 15 days ago 2,953 reads 3 comments

  17. David Price Receives Massive Shipment of Jordan Sneakers for Red Sox Teammates

    It's a good time to be playing for the Boston Red Sox . Not only is the squad sitting at the top of the American League East, but it'll soon be receiving a generous shipment of Jordans from teammate David Price ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 6,611 reads 0 comments

  18. 4 Reasons the Chicago Cubs Could Reverse the Curse in 2016 MLB Postseason

    The Chicago Cubs are heading to the postseason after clinching the NL Central title. Could they reverse the curse this year? Watch just how they could pull it off in the video above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 days ago 2,149 reads 3 comments

  19. Cubs Clinch NL Central: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Chicago Cubs took a step toward ending their World Series drought Thursday night when they clinched the National League Central. The milestone came by virtue of the St...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 14,600 reads 46 comments

  20. Yankees' Playoff Hopes Fading Fast After Crushing Walk-Off Loss to Red Sox

    Much like convenience-store lackey Dante Hicks in Kevin Smith's seminal 1994 film Clerks , the New York Yankees weren't even supposed to be here. They sold their veteran assets at the August 1 trade deadline and fixed their gaze on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 12,290 reads 39 comments

  21. Trevor Rosenthal Injury: Updates on Cardinals Pitcher's Shoulder and Return

    The St. Louis Cardinals received a boost to their bullpen with Thursday's return of Trevor Rosenthal . Rosenthal hadn't pitched for the Cardinals since July 24 because of shoulder and forearm injuries...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 1,171 reads 3 comments

  22. A.J. Preller Suspended: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction on Padres GM

    MLB suspended San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller on Thursday for 30 days, per Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal . ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 27,612 reads 44 comments

  23. Padres Reportedly Told Trainers to Hide Medical Information from MLB Database

    The San Diego Padres are in hot water with Major League Baseball because of their lack of medical disclosure regarding players on their roster. On Thursday, ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 23,079 reads 10 comments

  24. Jose Altuve Injury: Updates on Astros Star's Oblique and Return

    Second baseman Jose Altuve is the player who makes the Houston Astros offense go, but the team may be without its spark plug for a period of time after he had to leave Wednesday's game against the Texas Rangers with an oblique injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 1,823 reads 0 comments

  25. Josh Donaldson's Absence Has Blue Jays Spiraling to Uncertain Offseason Early

    Forget shoulders —the Toronto Blue Jays ' season rests squarely on Josh Donaldson's right hip. Donaldson underwent an MRI on Wednesday, per the Associated Press (h/t USA Today )...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 17,595 reads 36 comments