1. Sammy Sosa Compares Himself to Jesus Christ in Response to PED Speculation

    Seven-time All-Star Sammy Sosa remains steadfast in his assertion he never used performance-enhancing drugs during his MLB career...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 35 minutes ago 1,059 reads 0 comments

  2. Matt Wieters to Sign with Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After eight years with the Baltimore Orioles , catcher Matt Wieters will don a new uniform after reportedly agreeing to a deal with the Washington Nationals on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 hours ago 2,839 reads 0 comments

  3. 10 Biggest Decisions That Must Be Made by Opening Day

    On the surface, spring training is a leisurely affair. Scores and stats don't matter much. The sun is shining. The birds are chirping. Ahhh. There's a serious subtext bubbling under the chalk and fresh-cut grass, however...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 hours ago 15,930 reads 0 comments

  4. The Top 3 MLB Breakout Candidates at Every Position Entering 2017

    In the vernacular of sports, "breakout" is a nebulous term. It means different things to different people. Here's what it means to me: a not-yet-star player who elevates his game and statistics significantly...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 hours ago 21,048 reads 0 comments

  5. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Road to World Series Runs Through AL Central

    LAKELAND, Fla. — Central Park, Central Office, Central Champions…. 1. Of Beer, Changing Stripes, Mr...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 14 hours ago 8,517 reads 0 comments

  6. Michael Bourn Re-Signs with Orioles: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After playing well following an August trade to the Baltimore Orioles , Michael Bourn will return to the team in 2017 after agreeing to a new deal, MASNsports .com's Roch Kubatko reported Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 hours ago 1,553 reads 0 comments

  7. Dodgers' Kenta Maeda Mercilessly Pranks His Translator During Spring Training

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenta Maeda is seemingly hell-bent on giving his translator, Will Ireton , heart palpitations...

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  8. Dexter Fowler Responds to Backlash from Comments on Donald Trump's Travel Ban

    On Monday, Mark Saxon of ESPN.com reported St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler did not regret comments he previously made criticizing President Donald Trump's executive ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 hours ago 7,925 reads 0 comments

  9. Rick Ankiel Says He Drank Before Games, Talks Anxiety of Pitching

    Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Rick Ankiel said he needed alcohol to calm his nerves at the start of the 2001 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 hours ago 140,117 reads 0 comments

  10. Predicting the Biggest Winners and Losers of 2017 MLB Spring Training

    Spring training is underway, and the first games of the Cactus and Grapefruit leagues schedule are set to begin on Friday, Feb. 24...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 day ago 37,675 reads 0 comments

  11. Cubs' Javier Baez-Addison Russell Poised to Join MLB's Defensive Infield Elite

    Day after day through an October (and early November) he and millions of Chicago Cubs fans will never forget, Joe Maddon wrote out lineups with Javier Baez at second base and Addison Russell at shortstop...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 day ago 12,548 reads 0 comments

  12. Bleacher Report's 2017 MLB Award Predictions at Start of Spring Training

    Major League Baseball just started spring training. So, it's just a little bit early to start talking about who's going to win awards for this season. But just try to stop us...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 77,267 reads 0 comments

  13. Dallas Keuchel Says He 'Sucked' Last Season, Feels Good for 2017

    After taking a big step backward in 2016, Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel is confident he can turn things around in 2017...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 1,796 reads 0 comments

  14. Neil Walker, Mets Engaged in Contract Extension Talks

    Even after accepting a one-year qualifying offer to stay with the New York Mets , Neil Walker is still in discussion about a long-term deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 7,485 reads 0 comments

  15. Jorge De La Rosa to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa signed a minor league contract with an invite to spring training with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, MLB Roster Moves confirmed . Nick Piecoro of AZCentral...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 447 reads 0 comments

  16. Eric Hosmer Says He'll Enter Free Agency Without Royals Contract by Opening Day

    With one more year remaining on his current deal, Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer is already looking ahead to 2018...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 26,090 reads 0 comments

  17. Jon Niese to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After posting the worst full season of his career in 2016, Jon Niese will look to rebound with the New York Yankees ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 7,929 reads 0 comments

  18. Josh Donaldson on Crutches, Could Miss 2-to-3 Weeks with Calf Injury

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is recovering from a calf strain, according to John Lott of The Athletic. He'll be out for two to three weeks while recovering from the injury and will require crutches for a few days...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 2,040 reads 0 comments

  19. Evan Longoria Says He Can't Get over Logan Forsythe Trade, Talks Rays Future

    Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is focused on helping the team succeed in 2017, but he is still lamenting the loss of second baseman Logan Forsythe ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 1,793 reads 0 comments

  20. Jered Weaver to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jered Weaver will get a chance for a fresh start in a new location after signing a one-year deal with the San Diego Padres , the team confirmed on Sunday, according to MLB .com's AJ Cassavell ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 6,388 reads 0 comments

  21. Yadier Molina, Cardinals Reportedly Discuss Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and catcher Yadier Molina are reportedly engaged in "preliminary talks" regarding a contract extension...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 3,512 reads 0 comments

  22. Ryan Raburn Signs Minor League Contract with Reds, Includes MLB Camp Invitation

    The Cincinnati Reds and veteran outfielder Ryan Raburn agreed to a minor league deal Friday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Raburn's contract with the Reds, which also includes an invitation to camp with the MLB club...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 5,477 reads 0 comments

  23. Aaron Hill to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Aaron Hill signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Friday. According to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle , Hill will earn $2 million plus incentives in 2017 if he makes the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 5,375 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Trade Whispers as Pitchers and Catchers Report

    Spring training may have started, leaving the prime time of the MLB hot stove in its wake, but some leftover trade rumors are still floating around the mill. Here's a look at three names making some news, along with analysis...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 4 days ago 3,248 reads 0 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball 2017 Preview: Sleepers, Predictions and Position Rankings

    It's that time of year, fantasy baseball fans. Maybe you're fresh off a fantasy title from a year ago and looking to prove baseball-knowledge supremacy over the rest of your league with a repeat performance...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 days ago 31,251 reads 0 comments