1. David Ortiz, Kris Bryant Lead MLB Jersey Sales at All-Star Break of 2016 Season

    Boston Red Sox fans are apparently loading up on David Ortiz jerseys while they still can. MLB announced Monday that Big Papi is leading the league in jersey sales, while Chicago Cubs third baseman/outfielder Kris Bryant is in second place...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 11,881 reads 50 comments

  2. MLB Home Run Derby 2016: TV Schedule, Bracket and New Format Breakdown

    The Home Run Derby takes center stage Monday night, as the top sluggers in both leagues will try to outdo one another in numbers and distance in front of a raucous crowd at Petco Park and a national TV audience...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 16 days ago 2,977 reads 1 comments

  3. Chris Sale Says Tony Gwynn's Death Motivated Him to Quit Chewing Tobacco

    Tony Gwynn 's death left a major impression on Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale. Gwynn died in 2014 as a result of salivary gland cancer, a diagnosis he argued in part was due to a chewing tobacco habit...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 38,256 reads 9 comments

  4. MLB Home Run Derby 2016: Live Results, Highlights and Reaction

    If we learned anything from last year's MLB All-Star festivities, its that neither the Futures Game nor the All-Star Game itself comes close to matching the drama and excitement of baseball's annual Home Run Derby...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 16 days ago 93,909 reads 123 comments

  5. MLB All-Star Game 2016: Start Time, Roster Breakdown of 87th Midsummer Classic

    The first half of the 2016 season wrapped up Sunday, and MLB 's elite are now converging on San Diego, California, for Tuesday's Midsummer Classic...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 16 days ago 1,874 reads 0 comments

  6. 2016 MLB All-Star Game: Starting Pitchers, Lineups Revealed for Summer Showcase

    Lineups for the 2016 MLB All-Star Game in San Diego were revealed at a press conference Monday afternoon in Southern California, and San Francisco Giants hurler Johnny Cueto and Chicago ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 days ago 54,574 reads 151 comments

  7. Home Run Derby 2016: Breaking Down Bracket's Top Participants

    The first half of Major League Baseball's 2016 season wrapped up Sunday, and the game's top performers are now on their way to San Diego, California, for the 2016 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 16 days ago 2,905 reads 0 comments

  8. 2016 MLB All-Star Game Roster: Projecting Starting Lineups for Midsummer Classic

    The duty of making up the All-Star lineups is left to American League manager Ned Yost of the Kansas City Royals and National League manager Terry Collins of the New York Mets. It's one of many jobs both men have in the All-Star Game...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 17 days ago 2,278 reads 1 comments

  9. Under Armour Releases 'Numbers Game' Commercial for Nationals of Bryce Harper

    The world has always known baseball as a numbers game, and Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper has seen his fair share of them in five MLB seasons...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 days ago 4,813 reads 11 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the 2016 All-Star Break

    The MLB All-Star break has arrived, and while our attention will turn to the festivities in San Diego for the next few days, we are also just a couple of weeks from this year's Aug...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 108,369 reads 333 comments

  11. MLB All-Star Game 2016: Rosters, AL, NL Lineups and Pitching Breakdown

    Major League Baseball's 87th Midsummer Classic will assemble the best players from the 2016 season's first four months. On Tuesday, July 12, this year's edition will be from Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 4,788 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 15

    Fantasy baseball gamers need the MLB All-Star break nearly as much as the players. Managing a fake baseball squad is a thankless job with no off days. There's a reason fantasy football has commanded more mainstream popularity...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 17 days ago 18,434 reads 7 comments

  13. Home Run Derby 2016: Full Bracket, Format and Predictions for MLB All-Star Event

    The 2016 MLB Home Run Derby is an exciting precursor to the All-Star Game at Petco Park in San Diego, where eight contestants will battle for boasting rights as the evening's top slugger on Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 17 days ago 25,893 reads 0 comments

  14. 2016 MLB Home Run Derby Preview: Final Predictions, Odds for All Contestants

    First, the bad news: The 2016 MLB Home Run Derby —which airs Monday at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN — will not feature big-raking San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner, an affront to the baseball gods if ever there was one...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 45,596 reads 46 comments

  15. Yasiel Puig Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Dodgers OF

    With Yasiel Puig mired in another disappointing season, it's been reported the Los Angeles Dodgers may look to move the young outfielder ahead of the Aug. 1 MLB trade deadline...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 17 days ago 49,522 reads 72 comments

  16. Futures Game MVP Yoan Moncada Primed to Make Phenom-Loaded Red Sox Even Richer

    The rich get richer. If there's one hot takeaway from the 2016 MLB All-Star Futures Game, that's it. We're talking, of course, about the Boston Red Sox , a club already loaded with young position-player talent...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 40,615 reads 66 comments

  17. MLB Futures Game 2016 Results: Score, Highlights, Top Prospects and Reaction

    The World Team picked up its first win in the MLB All-Star Futures Game since 2009 on Sunday in San Diego, beating the United States, 11-3. Boston Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada earned MVP honors, per MLB on Twitter ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 17 days ago 39,399 reads 35 comments

  18. Eloy Jimenez Makes Incredible Catch, Nearly Falls over Railing in Futures Game

    During Sunday’s MLB Futures Game, 19-year-old Eloy Jimenez of the South Bend Cubs made a ridiculous grab on a foul ball in the bottom of the seventh inning...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 days ago 8,012 reads 7 comments

  19. 2016 Home Run Derby Odds: Stanton Favored over Trumbo on Betting Lines

    An American League player has won the MLB Home Run Derby in five of the past six years, but Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is the +300 betting favorite (wager $100 to ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 17 days ago 1,052 reads 0 comments

  20. Josh Reddick Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Athletics Outfielder

    Oakland Athletics right fielder Josh Reddick is playing under a one-year, $6.6 million contract, per Spotrac , and with Major League Baseball's Aug...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 32,064 reads 35 comments

  21. Huston Street Injury: Updates on Angels RP's Leg and Return

    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitcher Huston Street exited Sunday's game against the Baltimore Orioles with a leg injury...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 1,969 reads 1 comments

  22. MLB Futures Game 2016: Live Score, Analysis and Top Prospect Grades

    This year's MLB All-Star festivities officially kick off Sunday afternoon with the 18th annual Futures Game from Petco Park in San Diego. The game gets underway at 7 p.m. ET, with some of the league's top prospects making up the U...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 37,060 reads 20 comments

  23. 2016 MLB All-Star Game: TV Schedule, Rosters and Top Storylines to Follow

    "The fans did a good job" isn't a phrase most would expect to hear in regard to the Midsummer Classic, but a glance at the MLB All-Star rosters makes it hard to disagree...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 17 days ago 10,690 reads 0 comments

  24. Home Run Derby 2016 Start Time: TV Schedule, Bracket and More

    A dash of innovation breathed new life into MLB 's Home Run Derby one year ago, with the best sluggers in the world smashing balls over the fence and giving the event its traditional flavor...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 17 days ago 15,835 reads 0 comments

  25. Twins Fan Shaves Eduardo Nunez's Name and Number into Back Hair

    Why drop $100-plus on an authentic jersey if you have the ability to make your own? That's apparently this Minnesota Twins fan's philosophy. But he didn't make a jersey out of a random shirt—he did so by using his back hair...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 18 days ago 6,702 reads 13 comments