1. Ken Griffey Jr. Is the 1st No. 1 Overall Pick to Be Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Fact: Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. He is the first No. 1 overall pick to be enshrined at Cooperstown...

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  2. Huston Street Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Angels Star

    Los Angeles Angels closer Huston Street is a potential target for the San Francisco Giants, as the team looks to bolster its bullpen before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 21 minutes ago 335 reads 2 comments

  3. MLB Trade Deadline 2016: Complete Predictions 1 Week from Deadline Day

    A year ago, Yoenis Cespedes , Gerardo Parra , David Price and Ben Revere were some of the biggest names to change hands at the trade deadline...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 hours ago 171 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Pre-Trade Deadline

    We are now just one week away from the 2016 MLB trade deadline and the rumor mill is in full swing as all 30 teams decide what to do ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 hours ago 584 reads 1 comments

  5. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Latest 2016 Trade Chatter

    The talk has been going on for at least a month. Many fans thought the New York Yankees, rich in relief pitching but too far down in the standings, would be willing to trade some of their assets before the Aug...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 hours ago 780 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 17

    A proactive fantasy baseball manager already has an eye ahead to August 1's MLB trade deadline. The moves are bound to create new opportunities by way of playing time and role improvements...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 hours ago 1,025 reads 0 comments

  7. Slumping Giants Suddenly Look Vulnerable Atop NL Hierarchy

    The San Francisco Giants didn't limp into the second half of the 2016 MLB season. That's far too kind. Rather, San Francisco stumbled and crashed like Chris Farley's Matt Foley into an ill-fated coffee table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 hours ago 693 reads 0 comments

  8. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Would Solidify Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. If they prove the rumors true and acquire flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 hours ago 30,989 reads 150 comments

  9. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 42,382 reads 145 comments

  10. Of Backward Caps and 9/11: Memories Stir as Griffey and Piazza Join Immortals

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Tears began flowing immediately. Like, we’re talking instantly. Hall of Fame inductions always are emotional. But this one, what a weepfest. And it was absolutely, sniff, touching...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 15 hours ago 88,864 reads 39 comments

  11. MLB Players Honor New Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. with Custom Cleats

    Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, and current players took notice...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 hours ago 7,817 reads 12 comments

  12. Derek Norris Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres Catcher

    The San Diego Padres are not realistic contenders as the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaches, and they are reportedly looking to trade catcher Derek Norris as part of a selling effort, per Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 hours ago 4,542 reads 8 comments

  13. Alex Bregman Recalled by Astros: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros turned to the minor leagues for some help with the stretch run approaching. The team announced on Sunday infield prospect Alex Bregman was “selected to the Major League roster” and will join the team on Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 hours ago 19,083 reads 45 comments

  14. Erick Aybar Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Braves SS

    As the Atlanta Braves continue their long-term rebuild, Erick Aybar is among a few veterans the team may move before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 hours ago 14,904 reads 25 comments

  15. Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2016: Speech Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday in Cooperstown, New York. It was fitting that the pair would go in together, as they were two of the most captivating players in their generation...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 18 hours ago 5,404 reads 6 comments

  16. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Shortstop's Heel and Return

    The Chicago Cubs announced shortstop Addison Russell suffered a left heel contusion Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 hours ago 3,037 reads 1 comments

  17. Nelson Cruz Had at Least 7 RBI in a Game with 3 Different Teams

    Fact: Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz had seven RBI versus the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. He now has had at least seven RBI in a game with three different teams ( Texas Rangers , Baltimore Orioles and Mariners)...

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  18. Shelby Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Diamondbacks Pitcher

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly informed other teams that starting pitcher Shelby Miller is on the trade block. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 20 hours ago 19,379 reads 92 comments

  19. Chris Sale Suspended for Clubhouse Incident: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox suspended pitcher Chris Sale on Sunday for five days due to a clubhouse incident occurring Saturday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 22 hours ago 62,384 reads 77 comments

  20. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 16, Position by Position

    In due time, we'll find out if any of the players on this week's All-Dud team will one day have a chance of joining Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza in the hallowed halls of the National Baseball Hall of Fame...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 24 hours ago 14,137 reads 25 comments

  21. MLB Trade Rumors: Potential Deals to Watch for Heading into 2016 Deadline

    It's the Chris Sale show during this wild MLB trade rumors season. Sale might dominate the headlines right now because he took scissors to throwback jerseys and got sent home ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 2,007 reads 0 comments

  22. Baseball Hall of Fame 2016: Induction Ceremony Start Time and TV Info

    Baseball's Hall of Fame will open its doors to two of the most impactful hitters in recent memory when Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza enter the Cooperstown, New York, shrine Sunday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 2,360 reads 0 comments

  23. Bizarre Chris Sale Clubhouse Blowup Further Muddies Complex Trade Talks

    As if trading Chris Sale wasn't going to be complicated enough for the Chicago White Sox , then he had to go and carve up some jerseys. If that second part lost you, boy do you have a story to get caught up on...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 68,941 reads 122 comments

  24. Johnny Cueto Comments on Not Being Invited to Royals' White House Ceremony

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto reportedly wanted to be included in the Kansas City Royals’ championship celebration at the White House, but the team did not extend him an invitation...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 10,931 reads 30 comments

  25. Andrew Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Yankees RP

    The New York Yankees are reportedly planning on keeping left-handed relief pitcher Andrew Miller as the Aug. 1 trade deadline approaches, per Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 619 reads 0 comments