1. Lance McCullers Must Create Deadly 1-2 Punch with Keuchel to Drive Astros

    The Houston Astros are missing something, but it's hard to put a finger on it... Wait, no. There it is. Clearly, what they need is a healthy Lance McCullers ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 3,854 reads 1 comments

  2. Jordan Zimmermann Proving to Be a $110 Million Godsend for Tigers Rotation

    The Detroit Tigers ' response to a last-place finish in the AL Central last year was to cast a wide net in the offseason. A few trades and $270 million in free-agent contracts later, it brought back many new toys...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 6,220 reads 18 comments

  3. Yankees' Aaron Hicks Unloads Record-Breaking 105 MPH Throw for Run-Saving Out

    Sports, although inherently competitive, are occasionally sprinkled with no-win scenarios. Trying to outrun the fastest outfield throw ever recorded in baseball is one of them...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 280,644 reads 68 comments

  4. Chris Sale's Next-Level Play Has White Sox Among MLB's Early Surprises

    The Chicago White Sox always used to thrive on turmoil, and maybe they still do. Or maybe it's just that Chris Sale is really this good...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 7,329 reads 32 comments

  5. Cardinals' Randal Grichuk Snatches Anthony Rizzo's Would-Be Home Run

    The St. Louis Cardinals giveth, and the St. Louis Cardinals taketh away. When the Chicago Cubs ' Anthony Rizzo got the better of pitcher Carlos Martinez, smashing what would ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 2,576 reads 5 comments

  6. Mark McGwire Manages for 1st Time Following Andy Green Ejection

    Following the ejection of San Diego Padres manager Andy Green, former single-season home run king Mark McGwire served as an acting manager Tuesday night for the first time in his major league coaching career...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 4,814 reads 5 comments

  7. MLB, Braves Sued by Family of Man That Died from Fall at Turner Field

    The family of a 60-year-old man who fell 40 feet to his death at Turner Field last year filed a lawsuit against the Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 14,078 reads 33 comments

  8. Early Signs Signal Yasiel Puig Is Headed for the Year We've Been Waiting For

    Yasiel Puig ignited millions of imaginations when he first broke into the majors in 2013. With all his speed, power and energy, surely there would come a season when he would do it all...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 19,374 reads 27 comments

  9. Phillies' Dominant Young Rotation Could Be Catalyst for Surprise Year

    Watch your backs, opposing hitters. There's a gang of gunslingers in the National League East, and they've got their sights aimed at you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 10,148 reads 30 comments

  10. Adam Jones Illness: Updates on Orioles OF's Status and Return

    Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones is dealing with a stomach virus that forced him to leave Tuesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays . Continue for updates. Jones Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 16 days ago 1,240 reads 0 comments

  11. Bryce Harper Becoming Even Better Hitter in 2016 Than Historic MVP Season

    Anyone who came into the season thinking Bryce Harper couldn't possibly improve on his superstar-making 2015 season should know this: Harper's 2016 self is making his 2015 self look like a chump...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 39,988 reads 75 comments

  12. Padres Single-A Affiliate to Host Home Run Derby on Retired Aircraft Carrier

    It's about time someone held a home run derby on a historic aircraft carrier. The Lake Elsinore Storm will be the first to do so this summer on the USS Midway in the Port of San Diego...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 62,672 reads 7 comments

  13. Joe Kelly Injury: Updates on Red Sox SP's Shoulder and Return

    Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly was removed from Tuesday's start against the Tampa Bay Rays because of a shoulder injury. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 5,879 reads 13 comments

  14. Story Records Most Home Runs Through 13 Career Games Since 1900

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story smacked yet another home run during Monday's 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds , giving him eight homers through the first 13 games of his ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 17 days ago 2,599 reads 1 comments

  15. Noah Syndergaard's Pitch Left an Imprint of Necklace on Catcher's Chest

    Noah Syndergaard can throw really hard. Just ask his catcher. The New York Mets pitcher dropped the hammer of Thor during the team's 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 17 days ago 36,929 reads 19 comments

  16. Cubs' Dynamic Offense Going Strong Despite the Loss of Kyle Schwarber

    When Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber tore his ACL and LCL on April 7 after colliding in the outfield with Dexter Fowler, it wouldn’t have been a surprise if a few fans reached for a defibrillator...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 17 days ago 6,891 reads 19 comments

  17. Rangers Star Rookie Nomar Mazara Looks Ready to Live Up to All the Hype

    It's not a set-in-stone rule or anything, but it sure seems like a Major League Baseball season can't qualify as modern unless at least one top-ranked hitting prospect takes the league by storm...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 13,409 reads 17 comments

  18. How Far Can Rockies Sensation Trevor Story Take His Historic Home Run Binge?

    Since they've all been heard by now, let's skip the puns and grant that Trevor Story and his many dingers have been one of the best parts of the first couple of weeks of the 2016 season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 12,673 reads 13 comments

  19. John Lackey Could Be the Ex-Cardinal St. Louis Misses Most in 2016

    Two former St. Louis Cardinals returned to Busch Stadium in Chicago Cubs uniforms Monday. One of them made an indelible impression in the Cubbies ' 5-0 win. Jason Heyward won the crowd reaction competition, hands down...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 8,992 reads 69 comments

  20. Chris Colabello Gets Gift from Red Sox Pitcher After Being Hit in the Head

    Chris Colabello took an 87 mph fastball to the helmet on Sunday, and the Boston Red Sox pitcher who dealt it gave the Toronto Blue Jays first baseman a little something to ease the pain: a bottle of liquor...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 17 days ago 116,531 reads 48 comments

  21. Oakland A's Ball Boy Snags Foul Ball with Unbelievable Catch

    You see a foul ball. He sees a tryout opportunity. For the Oakland A's ball boy, opportunity came knocking in the third inning, when the Kansas City Royals ' Christian Colon sliced a foul ball to the right side...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 18 days ago 62,581 reads 36 comments

  22. Even David Price Can't Stop Red Sox Rotation from Giving Bad Feeling of Deja Vu

    Clay Buchholz was right about one thing. It's far too early in the season to declare the Boston Red Sox are in any kind of trouble...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 days ago 24,002 reads 45 comments

  23. Are the Mets Headed for a Shocking 'World Series Hangover' Letdown in 2016?

    It's April. No one is out of anything. Panic buttons should be stowed until further notice. But so far, things aren't going according to plan for the New York Mets ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 17,455 reads 76 comments

  24. Kenta Maeda Looking Like Huge Bargain Ready for Bright Lights of Los Angeles

    Kenta Maeda's scoreless streak ended Sunday night. But the high hopes Los Angeles Dodgers fans have for the Japanese right-hander should be alive and well...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 23,896 reads 62 comments

  25. Jung Ho Kang Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Leg and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang has finished his rehab assignment after breaking his leg late last season. It's unclear when he will return, but he's expected back on the field soon...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 days ago 5,588 reads 3 comments