1. MLB Report Card Grades for All 30 Teams Entering August

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is past and August is here. To shamelessly paraphrase basically every character on Game of Thrones , the stretch run is coming...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 78,977 reads 0 comments

  2. The San Francisco Giants' High Hopes Have Crashed Down into $180M Bust

    After one half of the 2017 Major League Baseball season, one end of the storyline spectrum contains the Houston Astros , Aaron Judge and other notables that leave you feeling all warm and fuzzy inside...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 155,041 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB All-Star Voting 2017: AL, NL Starting Rosters, Leaders and Final Results

    Home-field advantage in the World Series will no longer be hanging in the balance during this year's MLB All-Star Game, but there are few more notable individual achievements in professional baseball than being named to the roster...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 287,757 reads 0 comments

  4. Madison Bumgarner, Buster Posey Rumored to Be Untouchable in Giants Trade Talks

    The San Francisco Giants ' 2017 MLB season has been a massive disappointment, but if the front office starts trading assets to build for the future, don't expect to see it deal Madison Bumgarner or Buster Posey...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 26,170 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Midseason Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Catchers

    There's a reason top-tier catchers rarely hit the free-agent market. Finding a franchise backstop who can provide a steadying presence for the pitching staff and produce offensively, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 75,443 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 3 months ago 4,418 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Panic Meter: Weighing In on the Slowest 2017 Starts

    With all of April and a large chunk of May in the rearview, we're officially out of the "it's too early to worry" phase of the MLB season. Oh, sure, there are more than 100 games left on the schedule, ample time for teams to reverse their fortunes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 61,201 reads 0 comments

  8. Early Predictions for MLB's Biggest Buyers and Sellers at the Trade Deadline

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is nearly three months away. A lot can — and will — change between now and then. Injuries, hot streaks and cold spells will inevitably upend the balance of power...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 84,564 reads 0 comments

  9. Ranking MLB's Top 50 Players, May Edition

    We're one calendar month into the 2017 season, which seems like as good a time as any to update our list of the top 50 MLB players...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 88,166 reads 0 comments

  10. Giants Can't Wait Around to Pull Trigger on Trade for Impact Power Hitter

    When Madison Bumgarner landed on the disabled list after a dirt bike misadventure, the San Francisco Giants lost their best pitcher and a pretty darn good power hitter. The first part sounds important, and it is...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 22,437 reads 0 comments

  11. Giants' Buster Posey Activated from DL After Missing 6 Games with Head Injury

    San Francisco Giants star Buster Posey will be back in the lineup Tuesday after missing six games with a concussion. The Giants announced Posey had been activated from the seven-day concussion disabled list...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 1,617 reads 0 comments

  12. Buster Posey Placed on 7-Day DL by Giants After Getting Hit in Head by Fastball

    The San Francisco Giants placed star catcher Buster Posey on the seven-day disabled list and have called up Tim Federowicz to take his place on the 25-man roster...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 3,538 reads 0 comments

  13. Buster Posey Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit by Taijuan Walker Pitch

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was forced to leave Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after being hit in the head with a pitch, per the Associated Press (via ESPN )...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 43,470 reads 0 comments

  14. San Francisco Giants: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The magic spell that the San Francisco Giants had in even years finally stopped working in 2016. Now they have to find the right incantation for odd-year magic. That should be doable...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 9,971 reads 0 comments

  15. 2017 World Baseball Classic's Biggest Breakout Performers

    The World Baseball Classic has its detractors (hi, Adrian Gonzalez ). This year's incarnation generated plenty of interest, however, thanks to some suspenseful, well-played games ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 22,768 reads 0 comments

  16. World Baseball Classic 2017: Score, Reaction from United States vs. Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico's run of dominance at the 2017 World Baseball Classic continued on Friday with a thrilling 6-5 victory over the United States...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 25,972 reads 0 comments

  17. USA vs. Canada: Score and Reaction from World Baseball Classic 2017

    The United States jumped all over Canada's pitching early and came away with an 8-0 win Sunday night, securing a spot in the second round of the World Baseball Classic...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 13,883 reads 0 comments

  18. B/R's 'Face of MLB' Rankings Entering the 2017 Season

    What does it mean to be the face of Major League Baseball? For starters, you have to play baseball and possess a face. Seriously, though, it's an intriguing question with many possible answers...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 39,309 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 World Baseball Classic Betting Preview, Tournament Odds, Analysis

    After sitting as a slight favorite to win the 2017 World Baseball Classic , the United States is now co-favored along with the defending champions, the Dominican Republic, at +250 ...

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  20. The San Francisco Giants Scout Madison Bumgarner, Power Hitter

    There are pitchers who have to hit. There are pitchers who can hit. And then there's Madison Bumgarner . For the San Francisco Giants , the difference is just as easily confirmed by the senses as by the numbers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 24,885 reads 0 comments

  21. Team USA's 2017 World Baseball Classic Roster Announced: Details and Reaction

    The United States has announced its roster for the 2017 World Baseball Classic , featuring some of the top players in Major League Baseball...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 27,596 reads 0 comments

  22. Buster Posey Adds Final Missing Piece to MLB Legacy with Gold Glove Award

    Buster Posey didn't need to pad his resume. At age 29, the San Francisco Giants catcher has already won a Rookie of the Year trophy, a batting title, three Silver Sluggers, a National League MVP and three championship rings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 19,890 reads 35 comments

  23. Giants' Posey Goes Deep for 1,000th Hit of MLB Career

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey reached the 1,000 career hit milestone in impressive fashion, doing the deed with a solo home run in the fifth inning of Tuesday's 12-3 win over the Colorado Rockies, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 12 months ago 339 reads 0 comments