1. Is Miguel Cabrera-Mike Trout Rivalry Becoming MLB's LeBron James-Kevin Durant?

    Ever so quietly, underneath the massive headlines and fierce Most Valuable Player debates, Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout have become friendly over these past couple of seasons. Not go-out-to-dinner friends...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 28 minutes ago 2 reads 0 comments

  2. Analyzing How Good Dodgers' 17-Year-Old Pitching Phenom Julio Urias Be

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have something special in Julio Urias. The 17-year-old Urias made himself known to a larger audience this spring after receiving an invitation to the Dodgers’ major league spring training...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 28 minutes ago 7 reads 0 comments

  3. The Designated Hitter's Role in Creating Albatross MLB Contracts

    To create an albatross MLB contract, you'll need a team willing to live dangerously, a player with an amazing track record and around 30 years of age on him and, of course, a huge bundle of cash...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 28 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Selecting the Boston Red Sox All-21st Century Team, Position by Position

    The Boston Red Sox have three World Series titles since the turn of the millennium, more than any other club in Major League Baseball...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 36 minutes ago 12 reads 0 comments

  5. 3 Keys for Toronto Blue Jays Taking Upcoming Series vs. Cleveland Indians

    The Toronto Blue Jays will conclude their road trip with a three-game set against the Cleveland Indians starting Friday...

    Mohammad Arshad Written by Mohammad Arshad about 39 minutes ago 2 reads 0 comments

  6. Why Jose Abreu Will Run Away with 2014 AL Rookie of the Year

    Nobody really knew what to expect from Jose Abreu headed into the season. Sure, we’d all heard about his exploits while playing in Cuba’s Serie Nacional , but it ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 43 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  7. Each MLB Team's Most Crucial Early-Season Storyline

    From a flood of Tommy John surgeries to all sorts of minor strains and sprains, the story of the 2014 MLB season has been the unbelievable amount of injuries all across the league...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 2 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  8. Lester Looks Special in Outdueling Sale

    CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy watched tall, skinny Chris Sale, fresh out of Florida Gulf Coast University, become a star in Chicago. He watched Jon Lester win a World Series in Boston . Days ago, he forecast that this would be special...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 hours ago 92 reads 0 comments

  9. Blue Jays' Bullpen Authors Historic Collapse

    MINNEAPOLIS – Three Blue Jays relievers combined to set a dubious franchise record in one of the ugliest and strangest late-game meltdowns you'll see on a baseball field.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 hours ago 28 reads 0 comments

  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for Texas Rangers’ Top 10 Prospects After Week 2

    Another week has passed and it is time to check in on the Texas Rangers ’ top-10 prospects and how they have fared thus far in 2014...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 5 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  11. Jon Lester Is Showing Red Sox Everything They Stand to Lose If He Leaves

    There's nothing like a good contract narrative, and here's a toast to how Jon Lester 's is suddenly a heck of a lot more interesting now than it was before. There just wasn't that much drama there for a while...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 hours ago 139 reads 0 comments

  12. Royals Crush Astros, Complete Sweep

    The Royals travelled to Houston a beaten club, destroyed in the three previous games by a Minnesota Twins team that is frankly not that good...

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  13. Astros' Losing Streak Hits Four After Being Swept by Royals

    Scott Feldman's expression hardly changed Thursday night as yet another game quickly unraveled for the Astros . The big righthander just went through the worst eight days of his life, but you couldn't tell by his mound presence...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 7 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  14. Pirates Pound Brewers, 11-2

    The Pirates couldn't quite get to Milwaukee starter Yovani Gallardo Thursday night, but they managed to outlast him...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 7 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  15. Late Pittsburgh Surge Buries Brewers

    Pittsburgh — The Milwaukee Brewers ' return to the road was a rough one Thursday night. Reliever Rob Wooten surrendered three runs in the decisive seventh inning and rookie ...

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  16. It All Went Wang: Pirates 11, Brewers 2

    Yovani Gallardo was very, very Yovani Gallardo, exhausting himself to keep the Brewers in the game before it slipped away in the late innings...

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  17. Pittsburgh Pirates Could Make a Statement This Weekend Against Milwaukee Brewers

    On Thursday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates routed the first-place Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 11-2, possibly marking the beginning of a turnaround for the club...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 8 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments

  18. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 3, White Sox 1

    CHICAGO -- Takeaways from the Cell, where truer words have seldom been spoken than the admonition from Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy to former White Sox teammate Chris Sale when Sale expressed regret that he wouldn't be facing Peavy Thursday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  19. Lester Shows Ace Form in Win over White Sox

    CHICAGO — Jon Lester sure looked like an ace again on Thursday. The Red Sox needed every bit of it...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  20. Sale Loses Pitcher's Duel Against Lester

    Following a grueling five-hour game for their teams a night earlier, White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester did their best to speed along Thursday night's game at U...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  21. Price Struggles Against Yanks at Home

    ST. PETERSBURG – With three-fifths of their starting rotation on the disabled list, with their offense hobbling at an anemic pace, there was a disturbing question surrounding ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  22. Sabathia Puts Struggles vs. Rays Behind Him

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — CC Sabathia and the Yankees against the Rays inside Tropicana Field usually leads to cold sweats and nightmares for the visitors...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 45 reads 0 comments

  23. Early Returns on Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury Suggest He's Worth Every Penny

    In most years, money is of no object to the New York Yankees . Acquiring top-tier talent on the free-agent market is a right of passage in the Bronx...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 8 hours ago 3,538 reads 5 comments

  24. Lester Leads Red Sox Past White Sox 3-1

    CHICAGO -- Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 51 reads 0 comments

  25. McCutchen, Alvarez Lead Pirates over Brewers

    PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 8 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments