1. MLB Teams with Big Questions to Answer During Spring Training

    Now that the Cam Newton hot takes from the Super Bowl are out of the way, Major League Baseball pitchers and catchers report to spring training in a week. Yeah, the season is approaching as fast as you think...

    Michael Whitlow Written by Michael Whitlow about 7 hours ago 9,529 reads 32 comments

  2. Pedro Alvarez: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent 1B

    Free-agent first baseman Pedro Alvarez is still without a team as spring training rapidly approaches. Continue for updates. O's Showing Interest Wednesday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 hours ago 6,455 reads 9 comments

  3. The Most Heartwarming On-Field Moments in MLB History

    From Lou Gehrig's famous farewell to Hank Aaron's 715th trip around the bases, MLB history is littered with heartwarming moments. They're the kind of stirring and moving scenes that make you stop, think and ultimately smile...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 14 hours ago 3,351 reads 14 comments

  4. CC Sabathia Comments on Health After Going to Rehab for Alcohol Issues

    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia had a tumultuous 2015, culminating with a stint in alcohol rehab starting in October, but he's in good spirits just over a week before spring training begins ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 hours ago 13,051 reads 44 comments

  5. Alex Wood Maximizing Potential Would Change the Game for Dodgers Rotation

    A wild card exists in every Major League Baseball rotation. The Los Angeles Dodgers , though, have a deck of them...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 21 hours ago 13,439 reads 60 comments

  6. Breaking Down MLB's Next Golden Era of Pitching Prospects

    Oh, to be young again. And, preferably, with an arm fit for the major leagues. This is a golden age for young pitchers, folks...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 21 hours ago 27,644 reads 41 comments

  7. Evan Gattis Injury: Updates on Astros DH's Recovery from Hernia Surgery

    Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis turned in a career year in 2015, but he underwent hernia surgery on Tuesday, according to the team . Continue for updates. Gattis to Miss 'Most' of Spring Training Tuesday, Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 2,735 reads 6 comments

  8. Yu Darvish Injury: Updates on Rangers Pitcher's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish continues to recover from Tommy John surgery after missing the 2015 season. Continue for updates. Darvish Outlines Throwing Schedule Tuesday, Feb...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 2,243 reads 2 comments

  9. Masahiro Tanaka Injury: Updates on Yankees Pitcher's Recovery from Elbow Surgery

    New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is inching closer to a full return to the mound after undergoing elbow surgery in October. Continue for updates. Tanaka Throws off Bullpen Mound for the First Time Tuesday, Feb...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 7,843 reads 20 comments

  10. Skip Schumaker to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune , citing sources, the San Diego Padres signed utility man Skip Schumaker to a minor league deal on Tuesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 day ago 393 reads 1 comments

  11. Mat Latos to White Sox: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Looking to resuscitate his career after a disastrous 2015 season, right-handed pitcher Mat Latos signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the Chicago White Sox , the team announced ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 11,544 reads 89 comments

  12. MVP Josh Donaldson's 2-Year Extension Buys Time for Long-Term Megadeal

    The Toronto Blue Jays signed Josh Donaldson to a two-year extension worth nearly $29 million Monday night, avoiding salary arbitration. That's the news, courtesy of Sportsnet's Shi Davidi ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 14,534 reads 31 comments

  13. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 14's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    The unofficial end of baseball's offseason is quickly approaching. Pitchers and catchers will begin reporting to camp next week, and soon, we'll have a clear picture of how every team's roster is going to look on Opening Day...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 days ago 45,191 reads 28 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball 2016: B/R's 1st Top 150 Big Board as Spring Approaches

    The Super Bowl is officially in the rearview mirror, and that means it will only be a short time before pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training and the 2016 MLB season is officially underway...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 15,220 reads 24 comments

  15. Rusney Castillo Has His Best Chance to Blossom into Red Sox Star in 2016

    About a year-and-a-half has passed since the Boston Red Sox gave Rusney Castillo a seven-year, $72.5 million contract, and he's still a riddle with mystery and enigma coverings...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 11,870 reads 20 comments

  16. MLB Teams That Will Overachieve, Underachieve Based on 2016 Payrolls

    You get what you pay for. It's a truism in life, but not necessarily in baseball. Every season features at least a few low-budget Davids who rack up victories despite puny payrolls...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 days ago 37,303 reads 78 comments

  17. A.J. Pollock, Diamondbacks Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock turned in a career season in 2015, and the team rewarded him financially as a result...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1,724 reads 3 comments

  18. Josh Donaldson, Blue Jays Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is coming off the best season of his career, and the team's front office has decided to reward the 30-year-old with a new contract...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 9,606 reads 18 comments

  19. J.D. Martinez, Tigers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments. Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms on a new two-year, $18.5 million deal with All-Star outfielder J.D. Martinez on Monday to avoid arbitration, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 days ago 6,829 reads 12 comments

  20. MLB, Union Reportedly Plan to Change Rule for Sliding into 2nd Base

    In the aftermath of severe leg injuries to New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada and Pittsburgh Pirates standout Jung Ho Kang last season, Major League Baseball and the players union are reportedly close to changing the rules on sliding into second base.

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 13,295 reads 79 comments

  21. Yankees and Cubs Have Beef in Twitter Poll Fight

    There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned baseball brawl via social media. The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs cleared their figurative dugouts for a Twitter fight on Monday ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 days ago 89,985 reads 68 comments

  22. Tyler Clippard to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the third time in just over one year, Tyler Clippard is on the move after agreeing to a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported that Clippard signed a contract worth $12...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 8,850 reads 49 comments

  23. Delmon Young Arrested: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran MLB outfielder Delmon Young was arrested Sunday night in Miami and charged with one count of battery after allegedly choking and threatening to kill a valet employee at the Viceroy hotel...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 days ago 19,941 reads 0 comments

  24. Projecting All 30 MLB Teams' Next Big Thing

    Regardless of whether a team is a perennial World Series contender, a fringe playoff team or a cellar-dweller, there is always at least some reason for excitement looking ahead to the future...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 93,862 reads 113 comments

  25. Tim Lincecum Should Stay Far Away from AL East, Camden Yards in Comeback

    Tim Lincecum has spent the duration of his big league career in an orange and black uniform. So there would be a certain poetry if he ditched the San Francisco Giants and flew to ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 15,963 reads 38 comments