1. Scott Miller's Starting 9 (+8): 2017 Predictions (Or, Why I Hate Your Team)

    Let's hope your 2017 home repairs go better than Brian Flynn's. His path to the Kansas City Royals' bullpen this spring was rerouted when he went crashing through his barn roof in Oklahoma just before spring training started...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 100,691 reads 0 comments

  2. The Reigning AL Champs Will Be an Even Bigger Threat in 2017

    It doesn't get much more painful than being one win away from your first World Series championship in 68 years and then losing three straight games to blow it. That smarts. But the Cleveland Indians didn't miss their shot...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 12,504 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Predictions 2017: Projecting the Final Standings

    The aftermath of Super Bowl Sunday and the conclusion of another NFL season doesn't just mean a mild Monday morning hangover and some lingering heartburn. It also means baseball is right around the corner...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 months ago 239,918 reads 0 comments

  4. Predicting MLB's Best and Worst 2016-17 Offseason Moves

    The press conferences are so much fun. The new jerseys fit so well—and sell well in the club shops too! By the warmth of a hot stove, almost any MLB winter move can look like a good one...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 69,665 reads 0 comments

  5. Edwin Encarnacion to Indians: Takeaways from DH's Introductory Press Conference

    The Cleveland Indians officially introduced prized free-agent signing Edwin Encarnacion on Thursday. Paul Hoynes of Cleveland...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 5,139 reads 8 comments

  6. Edwin Encarnacion to Indians: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Over the last five years, Edwin Encarnacion has hit 193 home runs while emerging as one of MLB 's most reliable power hitters. The Cleveland Indians will hope he continues that pace for at least another three years...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 47,768 reads 170 comments

  7. Fact or Fiction on All of Week 8's Hottest MLB Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    Normally, the week before Christmas is a busy time in baseball, with teams looking to finish up deals with free agents and complete trades before the game goes on an unofficial hiatus until we ring in the new year...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 months ago 35,089 reads 42 comments

  8. Edwin Encarnacion Signing Propels Indians Toward Another World Series in 2017

    The Cleveland Indians left the rest of the American League in their dust in the 2016 MLB playoffs. After winning 94 games in the regular season, they won seven of eight games en route to a near miss in the World Series...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 12,181 reads 15 comments

  9. Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion Home Runs Immortalized in Stained Glass Panels

    With the Toronto Blue Jays at risk of losing two of their top sluggers to free agency this winter, one fan honored Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion 's most memorable home runs (and ensuing celebrations) by making stained glass panels...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 1,772 reads 1 comments

  10. Edwin Encarnacion Can Still Swing Fortunes for MLB Contenders This Winter

    The stories this week about Edwin Encarnacion were mostly about how much money he wasn't going to get. And maybe he won't. Encarnacion's market "cratered," to use the word Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports worked into a tweet Wednesday...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 26,417 reads 47 comments

  11. Edwin Encarnacion Is Ideal Red Sox Replacement for David Ortiz

    Surely, Boston Red Sox fans can't believe David Ortiz is retiring. We understand. Your great-aunt who couldn't tell a Carl Yastrzemski from a hole in the ground understands. But Big Papi is indeed hanging 'em up...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 14,507 reads 34 comments

  12. Edwin Encarnacion Reportedly Signs with Indians

    Edwin Encarnacion had been a key member of the Toronto Blue Jays for the last seven-and-a-half seasons, but the 33-year-old slugger has found a new home with the Cleveland Indians , per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 167,456 reads 110 comments

  13. Edwin Encarnacion Asks Court to Dismiss STD Lawsuit: Latest Details and Comments

    Attorneys for Edwin Encarnacion filed a motion in a New York court Tuesday to have a lawsuit against the Toronto Blue Jays first baseman dismissed due to a lack of evidence as well as questions regarding the jurisdiction of the case...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 7,036 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 MLB Free Agents: Rumors, Predictions for Justin Turner, Kenley Jansen, More

    Even with the MLB playoffs ongoing, many MLB fans are beginning to look ahead to the offseason and speculate where the biggest stars might land...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 5,322 reads 0 comments

  15. Edwin Encarnacion Hammers Walk-Off HR to Left Field to Win AL Wild Card Game

    With two men on and one out in the bottom of the 11th inning, Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion sealed Tuesday's American League Wild Card Game with a booming home run to left field...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 9,117 reads 5 comments

  16. 2017 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Jose Bautista and More

    The MLB postseason is quickly approaching, but many teams around the league already have their sights set on the offseason and potential improvements before the 2017 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 34,791 reads 39 comments

  17. Encarnacion Becomes 3rd Blue Jay with Multiple 40-Homer Seasons

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion hit his 40th home run of the season in Friday's 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels , joining Carlos Delgado and outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 868 reads 0 comments

  18. Edwin Encarnacion Sued for Battery: Latest Details and Comments

    A woman is suing Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion for battery, TMZ Sports revealed on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 39,684 reads 0 comments

  19. Edwin Encarnacion Positioning Himself as the Prize Slugger of the MLB Offseason

    If you're a fan of star-studded Major League Baseball free-agent classes, I come bearing bad news. There's not going to be one this winter. Sorry. But hey, at least Edwin Encarnacion will be out there...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 17,898 reads 42 comments

  20. Encarnacion Passes Vernon Wells for 3rd on Jays Home Run List

    When Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion took Seattle Mariners pitcher Wade Miley deep in the fourth inning of Sunday's series finale, he surpassed Vernon ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 729 reads 0 comments

  21. Edwin Encarnacion Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Blue Jays

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter and first baseman Edwin Encarnacion will play out the rest of the 2016 season without negotiating any further on a new contract. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 12 months ago 4,858 reads 8 comments

  22. Edwin Encarnacion Suspended for Bumping MLB Umpire

    Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been suspended one game for bumping an umpire in the first inning against the Cleveland Indians on July 1, MLB announced on July 3...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 months ago 11,585 reads 31 comments