1. 5 Bold Predictions for the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2017 Season

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are clear favorites to win a fifth straight National League West crown. That doesn't mean their 2017 season will be devoid of surprises...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 23 days ago 7,603 reads 0 comments

  2. Yasiel Puig's Scalding-Hot 2017 Start Is No Fluke

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have been waiting and waiting for Yasiel Puig to snap out of a funk and resemble his All-Star-caliber self once again...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 23 days ago 53,859 reads 0 comments

  3. Geovany Soto 7th Player with Multi-Homer Games for Both Chicago Teams

    Chicago White Sox catcher Geovany Soto launched his second home run of the game in the seventh inning of Thursday's tilt against the Detroit Tigers, finishing the day 2-for-3 with four RBI and two runs scored...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 23 days ago 654 reads 0 comments

  4. Cardinals' Yadier Molina Can't Find Baseball Stuck to His Chest Protector

    It's not often Yadier Molina gets flustered behind home plate. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher has seen just about everything over his 14-year career—except for a ball sticking to his chest protector...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 23 days ago 31,590 reads 0 comments

  5. Zach Britton Becomes 5th Closer in MLB History with 50 Consecutive Saves

    Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton converted his first save of the season Wednesday evening against the Toronto Blues Jays, allowing a walk and two hits to load the bases before getting Steve Pearce to ground into a double play to end the game...

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  6. Ryan Howard Agrees to Minor League Contract with Braves

    Ryan Howard 's 13-year tenure with the Philadelphia Phillies has officially come to an end after the former National League MVP reached a minor league agreement with the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, the team announced ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 27,232 reads 0 comments

  7. Snapchat Video Appears to Show Ian Kahaloa Drug Use, Reds Release Statement

    Major League Baseball suspended Cincinnati Reds pitching prospect Ian Kahaloa for 50 games after he tested positive for a drug of abuse...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 271,499 reads 0 comments

  8. Each MLB Team's Biggest 2017 Early-Season Question Mark

    From the World Series favorite to the rebuilding club headed for a 100-loss season, every MLB team has question marks...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 23 days ago 82,819 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Metrics 101: Full-Season Stat Projections for the Top 25 Players

    With the 2017 season underway, the best players in Major League Baseball have already set out to remind everyone that they are indeed the best players in baseball. That will be determined by their numbers in the end...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 46,170 reads 0 comments

  10. 5 Bold Predictions for the Chicago Cubs' 2017 Season

    Last season was kind of a big deal for the Chicago Cubs . They won their division, the National League Central. Kris Bryant won National League MVP honors. They won the pennant...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 17,577 reads 0 comments

  11. 5 Bold Predictions for the New York Mets' 2017 Season

    After winning the pennant in 2015 and losing in the National League Wild Card Game in 2016, this is the year the New York Mets go for it all...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 9,931 reads 0 comments

  12. Chris Sale Produces Dominant Debut Red Sox Needed to See

    The idea, when the Boston Red Sox made their big trade for Chris Sale , was that he would pitch just like this on cool nights at Fenway Park. Cool nights in October...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 24 days ago 23,945 reads 0 comments

  13. Ian Kinsler 2nd Player in Tigers History with Consecutive Opening Day Homers

    Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler knocked a 1-0 pitch from Jose Quintana over the fence in the fourth inning of Tuesday's Opening Day game against the Chicago White Sox...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 24 days ago 389 reads 0 comments

  14. Edwin Jackson, Orioles Reportedly Agree to Minor League Contract

    Fresh off one of the worst years of his MLB career, Edwin Jackson could use a fresh start. He'll get just that with the Baltimore Orioles after agreeing to a minor league deal Wednesday, per the Baltimore Sun 's Eduardo A...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 3,806 reads 0 comments

  15. Brian Cashman Refutes Claim That Clint Frazier Asked for Mickey Mantle's Number

    New York Yankees prospect Clint Frazier apparently isn't bold enough to ask for Mickey Mantle's old number. Team broadcaster Suzyn Waldman said on WFAN on Wednesday the 22-year-old had asked if the Yankees "un-retire" numbers and he requested No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 24 days ago 52,459 reads 0 comments

  16. Orioles' Chris Tillman to Miss All of April with Shoulder Injury

    Baltimore Orioles right-handed pitcher Chris Tillman is now expected to miss all of April recovering from a shoulder injury. Orioles manager Buck Showalter announced on Wednesday that Tillman "won't be back until May," per MLB...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 1,902 reads 0 comments

  17. Madison Bumgarner Declines to Send Bat from 2-Homer Day to Baseball Hall of Fame

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner will not send the bat he used to hit two home runs on Opening Day to the Baseball Hall of Fame...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 6,361 reads 0 comments

  18. Derek Jeter, Jeb Bush Among Bidders Reportedly Interested in Buying Marlins

    The Miami Marlins are apparently on the open market, and a bidding war for the MLB club has featured some prominent names...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 24 days ago 132,811 reads 0 comments

  19. 5 Bold Predictions for the New York Yankees' 2017 Season

    April is all about hope across MLB . Even teams with no realistic shot at the playoffs can dream about an improbable run. That's the beauty of a 162-game adventure. It's also a time for prognosticators like yours truly to make bold predictions...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 5,158 reads 0 comments

  20. Alexei Ramirez Ate Krispy Kreme Doughnuts with Mayo as Pregame Meal

    When the Chicago Tribune 's David Haugh reported about Chicago White Sox prospect Yoan Moncada's love for Twinkies this past offseason, it turned some heads...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 24 days ago 18,658 reads 0 comments

  21. Identifying the 'True Aces' of Major League Baseball Entering 2017

    What makes a "true ace," and how many are there in the game today? There's a "know it when I see it" element to this question, obviously. But let's define a few parameters: Sustained excellence...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 35,581 reads 0 comments

  22. Former Dodgers Star Pedro Guerrero Wakes from Coma After Stroke

    Former Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals slugger Pedro Guerrero is alert and talking with family two days after a massive stroke left him in a coma...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 24 days ago 21,859 reads 0 comments

  23. Cardinals Star Adam Wainwright Throws Awful Wild Pitch vs. Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was a perennial Cy Young Award candidate for a good five-year stretch and will make $19.5 million this season. You'd never know it, judging by a pitch he threw Tuesday night...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 24 days ago 310,914 reads 0 comments

  24. Cardinals' Stephen Piscotty Gets Hit by Ball 3 Times in 1 Inning vs. Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty only had one plate appearance in the fifth inning of Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs, but that didn't stop baseballs from finding him multiple times...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 24 days ago 192,105 reads 0 comments

  25. 5 Bold Predictions for the Boston Red Sox's 2017 Season

    The Boston Red Sox enter the 2017 season as heavy favorites to repeat as AL East champions and perhaps co-favorites with the Cleveland Indians to capture the AL pennant...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 13,235 reads 0 comments