1. 2017 MLB All-Star Game: TV Schedule and Complete Rosters for Both Teams

    With Independence Day in the rear-view, baseball is less than a week away from the 2017 MLB All-Star Game. The contest will feature the best players in the league, as judged by a combination of fans, MLB players and the Commissioner's office ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 5 months ago 7,176 reads 0 comments

  2. One Reason Each MLB Contender Won't Win the World Series

    With varying degrees of hope, each team in Major League Baseball set out to win the 2017 World Series. Roughly halfway through the regular season, only around half of them remain in the hunt...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 100,528 reads 0 comments

  3. 2017 MLB All-Star Game: Predictions for Top Players on Starting AL, NL Rosters

    The rosters for the 88th All-Star Game are basically set after announcements on the starters, reserves and pitchers were made Sunday for the July 11 event at Miami's Marlins Park...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 months ago 1,880 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB Report Card Grades for All 30 Teams Entering July

    As the calendar nudges toward July, it's time to deliver a fresh batch of MLB report card grades. As ever, these are more progress reports than binding marks, aimed at assessing where clubs stand now rather than where they'll be come October...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 164,930 reads 0 comments

  5. $210M Ace Max Scherzer Has Passed Clayton Kershaw as MLB's No. 1 Pitcher

    The Washington Nationals signed Max Scherzer for $210 million in 2015. Two years and change later, that looks like money well spent on the best pitcher in Major League Baseball...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 151,238 reads 0 comments

  6. Los Angeles Dodgers' 2017 MLB Draft Preview, Predictions

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won four straight National League West titles behind baseball's gaudiest payroll, yet have also managed to build a robust farm system...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 8,116 reads 0 comments

  7. Clayton Kershaw Joins 2,000-Strikeout Club, Becomes 2nd-Fastest to Milestone

    Fact: Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers recorded his 2,000th strikeout on Friday night, joining Don Sutton (2,696), Don Drysdale (2,486) and Sandy Koufax (2,396) ...

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  8. Clayton Kershaw Becomes 2nd Fastest Pitcher in MLB History with 2000 Strikeouts

    With his second-inning strikeout of Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw reached 2,000 for his illustrious career...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 13,973 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Report Card Grades for All 30 Teams at the Start of June

    As the calendar flips to June, it's time for another round of division-by-division MLB report cards. With more than 100 games remaining on each squad's schedule, these are more progress reports than final, binding marks...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 91,646 reads 0 comments

  10. Legit or Nah: Deciding Which MLB Playoff Hopefuls Are for Real

    As we rumble toward the midpoint of May, the MLB season is getting real. Sure, Opening Day is technically the real beginning, a nd, yes, we've got more than four months remaining before anything is settled...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 80,998 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 88,235 reads 0 comments

  12. Top 5 MLB ROY, MVP, and Cy Young Contenders for Each League After 1 Month

    Among other things, the first month of the 2017 MLB season being out of the way means that awards season is one step closer...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 70,360 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 3,280 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 102,209 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 113,936 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 66,926 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 7,885 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 46,483 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 8 months ago 36,253 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 8 months ago 603 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 8 months ago 71,720 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 8 months ago 15,539 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 8 months ago 56,085 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 8 months ago 170,971 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 8 months ago 10,517 reads 0 comments