1. Jake Arrieta Blasts Home Run off Zack Greinke in Spring Training Game

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is apparently ready to step into the box once the regular season begins. In the top of the third inning of Thursday's spring training game vs...

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  2. Clayton Kershaw Could Make MLB History with Dominant 2017 Season

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw enters 2017 with three seasons of posting an ERA below 2.00 over at least 100 innings...

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  3. Theo Epstein Named World's Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine

    Fortune magazine named Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein the world's greatest leader on Thursday...

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  4. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Corner Outfielders

    For the next installment in our preseason top 30 rankings series, we've decided to lump both corner outfield positions into one list...

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  5. Chicago Cubs: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    As one would expect from a defending World Series champion, the Chicago Cubs arrived in spring training with few questions to answer. With no major injuries suffered, not a whole lot has changed since then...

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  6. What to Expect from Trevor Story in Encore to Record-Setting Rookie Explosion

    Trevor Story has already made a name for himself. All he needs to do now is make his name stick. Far from a household name before 2016, the young Colorado Rockies shortstop ...

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  7. New York Mets: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    It's crunch time in camps across the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues. Opening Day is rapidly approaching, which means tough roster decisions must be made. The New York Mets , playoff hopefuls in the National League East, are no exception...

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  8. Fantasy Baseball 2017: Beware of Big Regressions for These MLB Stars

    In fantasy baseball, there's nothing inherently wrong with buying high. The trick? Making sure the player you buy stays in the stratosphere...

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  9. Passion of 2017 World Baseball Classic Can Help Fuel the Future MLB Needs

    Did you see Marcus Stroman shaking his shoulders? Silly question. Of course you did. For a tournament "nobody cares about," there sure was a lot of buzz about the 2017 World Baseball Classic...

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  10. USA, Marcus Stroman Beat Puerto Rico for World Baseball Classic 2017 Title

    In 2013, Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman tweeted his desire to represent his mother for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic ...

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  11. Giancarlo Stanton Eyeing Franchise Record for RBI in 2017

    Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton needs just 39 RBI during the 2017 season to pass Mike Lowell's mark of 578 for the most in franchise history, per Matt Kelly of MLB.com ...

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  12. Max Scherzer Reportedly 'Not on Track' to Be Nationals' Opening Day Starter

    Max Scherzer will not start Opening Day for the Washington Nationals , but he is expected to be ready within the first week...

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  13. Ian Kinsler Contrasts US Playing Style with Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic

    Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler apparently isn't a fan of the passion the Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic teams have displayed during the 2017 World Baseball Classic ...

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  14. Tigers' Francisco Rodriguez Eyeing 450-Saves Club in 2017

    Detroit Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez has a good shot at joining the 450-saves club during the 2017 season, requiring only 20 more to become just the fourth pitcher in MLB history to reach the career milestone, per MLB...

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  15. Former Phillies, Yankees and Mets Manager Dallas Green Dies at Age 82

    Former MLB manager and executive Dallas Green, who led the Philadelphia Phillies to the 1980 World Series, died Wednesday. He was 82. "The game lost a great baseball man today," Phillies chairman David Montgomery said in a statement ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 4,723 reads 0 comments

  16. World Baseball Classic 2017 Final: Start Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream Info

    After over two weeks of competition, the 2017 World Baseball Classic will come to a close Wednesday night with either the United States or Puerto Rico becoming the new champion...

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  17. Carlos Carrasco Reveals He Once Ate Pizza 90 Straight Days at Spring Training

    Athletes tend to stick to a nutritional diet in order to keep their bodies in tip-top shape, but every once in a while, they can allow themselves a cheat day. Key words being "once in a while...

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  18. Marcus Stroman Says Mother Has Been Harassed After Decision to Pitch for USA

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman , who will start for the United States in the World Baseball Classic championship against Puerto Rico on Wednesday, told Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports his mother has been harassed on social media...

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  19. Boston Red Sox: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    With the World Baseball Classic winding down and Opening Day just on the horizon, position battles in every camp are getting serious. It's the time of year when tough decisions must be made and when rosters simply have to be trimmed...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 7,891 reads 0 comments

  20. New York Yankees: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    There is no shortage of intrigue in New York Yankees camp this spring. T here have been storylines galore b etween a number of prized prospects getting an extended look, the ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 day ago 10,989 reads 0 comments

  21. Final Win-Loss Predictions for Every MLB Team in 2017

    Spring training is almost ready to give way to the regular season. Soon, it will be out with the fake games and in with the real ones. Want to know how those will pan out? You've come to the right place...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 116,498 reads 0 comments

  22. The Longest Home Runs in MLB History

    Hitting a baseball hundreds of feet is incredibly hard. Accurately measuring those moonshots isn't much easier...

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  23. Can Red Sox's Killer B's Be Even Better Than Bryant-Russell-Rizzo-Baez?

    The 2017 Boston Red Sox's alliteration game is strong. From left field to right field, they've got Andrew Benintendi , Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts. At shortstop, there's Xander Bogaerts ...

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  24. 2017 World Baseball Classic's Biggest Breakout Performers

    The World Baseball Classic has its detractors (hi, Adrian Gonzalez ). This year's incarnation generated plenty of interest, however, thanks to some suspenseful, well-played games ...

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  25. MLB the Show 17: Top Features, New Modes, Release Date and Cover

    Late summer into early fall is a sports video game goldmine. The FIFA, NBA2K, Madden, WWE2K and NHL series each release in that short window that it makes it frankly a little overwhelming...

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