1. Top Pick in 2017 MLB Draft Royce Lewis, Minnesota Twins Agree to Contract

    Five days after Royce Lewis was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 Major League Baseball draft, the shortstop from California has agreed to a contract with the Minnesota Twins ...

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  2. Victor Martinez Released from Hospital After Irregular Heartbeat Diagnosis

    Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said designated hitter Victor Martinez was released from hospital Saturday after he was admitted with irregular heartbeat, per Jason Beck of MLB ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 5,195 reads 0 comments

  3. Trevor Plouffe Traded to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash

    The Oakland Athletics traded third baseman Trevor Plouffe—whom they had designated for assignment Thursday—and cash to the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 8,889 reads 0 comments

  4. Jeff Samardzija Hits 446-Foot Home Run vs. Colorado Rockies

    San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija made history at the plate at Coors Field on Friday, hitting the longest homer by a pitcher in the Statcast era, which started in 2015...

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  5. Minnesota Twins Host Prince Night at Target Field

    The Minnesota Twins honored hometown hero and international icon Prince by turning Target Field purple on Friday night...

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  6. Joe Maddon Ejected After Arguing over Anthony Rizzo's Foul Ball HR

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected from Friday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after leadoff hitter Anthony Rizzo hit a ball over the fence that was ruled foul by the umpires...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 27,872 reads 0 comments

  7. Victor Martinez Hospitalized with Irregular Heartbeat, Placed on 10-Day DL

    Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez was hospitalized Thursday night after exiting the team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays early...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 6,318 reads 0 comments

  8. Buster Posey Leaves Game vs. Rockies with Ankle Injury

    The San Francisco Giants were dealt a scare Thursday, as catcher Buster Posey suffered an ankle injury during a swing and " limped badly" as he went to the clubhouse against the Colorado Rockies , per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 4,048 reads 0 comments

  9. Democrats Win Congressional Baseball Game After Steve Scalise Shooting

    Congressional Democrats and Republicans put aside their political differences Thursday to play in the traditional Congressional Baseball Game a day after a horrific shooting left Louisiana Rep...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 6,014 reads 0 comments

  10. Injured Capitol Police Officer David Bailey Throws Out First Pitch

    A day after Capitol Police officer David Bailey risked his life to save others during a shooting at a congressional baseball practice, he made an appearance at Nationals Park to ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 12 days ago 1,272 reads 0 comments

  11. Keon Broxton Blasts Longest Home Run Ever Hit at Busch Stadium

    Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Keon Broxton crushed a historic home run in the top of the second inning of Thursday's game vs. the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 12 days ago 222 reads 0 comments

  12. CC Sabathia Placed on 10-Day DL by Yankees with Hamstring Injury

    The New York Yankees announced Thursday they placed pitcher CC Sabathia on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 2,223 reads 0 comments

  13. Neil Walker Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    Neil Walker is the latest member of the New York Mets to go on the disabled list. According to Marc Carig of Newsday , the team placed the second baseman on the 10-day DL on Thursday after an MRI revealed a partial tear in his left hamstring...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 13 days ago 416 reads 0 comments

  14. Matt Harvey Expected to Miss 'Several Weeks' with Shoulder Injury, Mets Announce

    The New York Mets announced Thursday doctors diagnosed Matt Harvey with a stress injury to his right shoulder, Newsday 's Marc Carig reported. The team expects Harvey to miss several weeks while he recovers...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 10,243 reads 0 comments

  15. Breaking Down Aaron Judge's Ridiculous Power Surge

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  16. Grading the Boston Red Sox on the 2017 MLB Draft

    The dust has settled on the 2017 MLB draft, with all 40 rounds completed. That means, among other things, we can assess each club's selections and offer up some preliminary grades...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 13 days ago 15,008 reads 0 comments

  17. Baseball After a Congressional Baseball Shooting: 'You Just Have to Keep Going'

    Scenes from the safest place in the world, from one ballpark to another, as fans of America's pastime cope with another tragedy

    David Gardner Written by David Gardner about 13 days ago 565 reads 0 comments

  18. Mookie Betts, Red Sox Reportedly Explored Long-Term Contract During Offseason

    The Boston Red Sox and Mookie Betts reportedly engaged in discussions about a potential long-term contract extension last offseason, but the outfielder opted against the idea...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 13 days ago 9,886 reads 0 comments

  19. Matt Harvey Says His 'Arm Was Not Working at All,' Will See Doctor About Injury

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey exited Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs early after experiencing a tired arm. According to ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 13 days ago 3,162 reads 0 comments

  20. Marwin Gonzalez Has Become the Best Bargain in MLB

    Joe Maddon would have loved Marwin Gonzalez . Any manager would, given what Gonzalez has done for the Houston Astros this season. Who wouldn't love a guy versatile enough to start games at five different positions and good enough that his 1...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 13 days ago 56,162 reads 0 comments

  21. Grading the New York Yankees on the 2017 MLB Draft

    Their offense has raked while blue-chip hitting prospects wait for their turn to wear pinstripes, so the New York Yankees stockpiled pitching in 2017's MLB draft...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 21,545 reads 0 comments

  22. Grading the Chicago Cubs on the 2017 MLB Draft

    The Chicago Cubs ascended to championship heights by assembling an exciting core of young position players. They spent 2017's MLB draft searching for pitchers to preserve a balanced future...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 30,591 reads 0 comments

  23. Neil Walker Leaves Game vs. Cubs with Leg Injury

    New York Mets second baseman Neil Walker was forced to leave Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs with a left leg injury, according to MLB .com's Anthony DiComo ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 1,714 reads 0 comments

  24. Kyle Schwarber Crushes a Home Run off Matt Harvey

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber clearly wasn't intimidated by facing "The Dark Knight" during Wednesday's contest against the New York Mets at Citi Field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 13 days ago 7,441 reads 0 comments

  25. Yasiel Puig Suspended, Fined for Making Obscene Gesture at Indians Fans

    Barring appeal, the Los Angeles Dodgers will reportedly be without outfielder Yasiel Puig for one game in the future...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 18,559 reads 0 comments