1. Clayton Kershaw Isn't Looking Forward to Pitching Against Zack Greinke

    Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke were teammates for three seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers , but Kershaw isn't thrilled about pitching to his friend when the Arizona Diamondbacks come to town Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 3,207 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB Superstar Power Rankings: How Each Team's Biggest Star Stacks Up

    Some MLB teams are blessed with more talent than others, but every team has a best player. Ahead, we've taken a crack at ranking each team's biggest star here at the onset of the 2017 MLB season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 101,246 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand After Opening Week

    The first week of the 2017 MLB season has come and gone, and as is usually the case with this wonderful sport, little went as expected...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 14 days ago 113,452 reads 0 comments

  4. Creating MLB's Most Dominant Division-by-Division Superteams

    The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is pretty cool. Nobody is here to say otherwise. But, man, how cool would it be if instead of one game featuring All-Stars from the American ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 66,717 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Bold Predictions for the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2017 Season

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are clear favorites to win a fifth straight National League West crown. That doesn't mean their 2017 season will be devoid of surprises...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 7,594 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Metrics 101: Full-Season Stat Projections for the Top 25 Players

    With the 2017 season underway, the best players in Major League Baseball have already set out to remind everyone that they are indeed the best players in baseball. That will be determined by their numbers in the end...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 46,118 reads 0 comments

  7. Identifying the 'True Aces' of Major League Baseball Entering 2017

    What makes a "true ace," and how many are there in the game today? There's a "know it when I see it" element to this question, obviously. But let's define a few parameters: Sustained excellence...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 19 days ago 35,544 reads 0 comments

  8. Clayton Kershaw Ties Dodgers Record for Most Opening Day Wins

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw allowed just one run over seven innings in Monday's 14-3 Opening Day victory over the San Diego Padres , notching eight strikeouts while allowing just two hits and no walks...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 19 days ago 534 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 World Series Odds for Every Team at the Start of the Season

    The first few days of the MLB season are all about optimism. No one has run away with anything, and no one is buried...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 67,100 reads 0 comments

  10. Clayton Kershaw Is Still the King Until Someone Comes to Take His Crown

    Sorry, Bryce Harper, Opening Day does not belong to you. Harper can keep hitting home runs (another one Monday, five in five Opening Day games), but this is still a day for pitchers, still a day for aces...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 20 days ago 15,338 reads 0 comments

  11. Bleacher Report's MLB Experts Predict Each Major 2017 Award

    Opening Day is upon us at last. Which means, of course, it's time to skip the whole 162-game grind and cut straight to the awards. What's that? You actually want to watch the season play out? OK, fine...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 21 days ago 53,830 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 50 MLB Players at the Start of the 2017 Regular Season

    There are 30 Major League Baseball teams, each with a 25-man roster. That's 750 players donning MLB uniforms at any given time. Our task today? Narrow that down to the top 50. Was it easy? No...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 154,335 reads 0 comments

  13. Los Angeles Dodgers: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won four straight NL West titles and, presumably, would be all too happy to make it five in a row in 2017. But the real prize remains the World Series title that's eluded them for 29 years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 10,126 reads 0 comments

  14. MLB 2022: Who Will Be the Superstars of Baseball in 5 Years?

    The world will be a different place in 2022. Perhaps that's not a comforting thought, so here's one that is: At least Major League Baseball's pantheon of superstars shouldn't look too different...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 25 days ago 72,830 reads 0 comments

  15. Bleacher Report's Full 2017 MLB Season Preview and Predictions

    With Opening Day just around the corner, the time has come to pretend to know what the future holds for the 2017 Major League Baseball season. Yes, it's time to make predictions...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 138,866 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Starting Pitchers

    With Opening Day now right around the corner, we've reached the starting pitching portion of our positional power rankings series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 68,429 reads 0 comments

  17. Predicting If Each MLB Playoff Hopeful Will Overachieve or Underachieve in 2017

    The MLB Opening Day clock has ticked to the one-week mark. The exhibition schedule is winding down, and things are about to get real...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 59,136 reads 0 comments