1. Bleacher Report's 2017 MLB Award Predictions at Start of Spring Training

    Major League Baseball just started spring training. So, it's just a little bit early to start talking about who's going to win awards for this season. But just try to stop us...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 91,834 reads 0 comments

  2. Dallas Keuchel Says He 'Sucked' Last Season, Feels Good for 2017

    After taking a big step backward in 2016, Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel is confident he can turn things around in 2017...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 2,328 reads 0 comments

  3. Neil Walker, Mets Engaged in Contract Extension Talks

    Even after accepting a one-year qualifying offer to stay with the New York Mets , Neil Walker is still in discussion about a long-term deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 9,064 reads 0 comments

  4. Jorge De La Rosa to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa signed a minor league contract with an invite to spring training with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, MLB Roster Moves confirmed . Nick Piecoro of AZCentral...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 607 reads 0 comments

  5. Eric Hosmer Says He'll Enter Free Agency Without Royals Contract by Opening Day

    With one more year remaining on his current deal, Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer is already looking ahead to 2018...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 32,752 reads 0 comments

  6. Jon Niese to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After posting the worst full season of his career in 2016, Jon Niese will look to rebound with the New York Yankees ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 8,280 reads 0 comments

  7. Josh Donaldson on Crutches, Could Miss 2-to-3 Weeks with Calf Injury

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is recovering from a calf strain, according to John Lott of The Athletic. He'll be out for two to three weeks while recovering from the injury and will require crutches for a few days...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 2,504 reads 0 comments

  8. Evan Longoria Says He Can't Get over Logan Forsythe Trade, Talks Rays Future

    Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is focused on helping the team succeed in 2017, but he is still lamenting the loss of second baseman Logan Forsythe ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,478 reads 0 comments

  9. Jered Weaver to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jered Weaver will get a chance for a fresh start in a new location after signing a one-year deal with the San Diego Padres , the team confirmed on Sunday, according to MLB .com's AJ Cassavell ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 7,330 reads 0 comments

  10. Yadier Molina, Cardinals Reportedly Discuss Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and catcher Yadier Molina are reportedly engaged in "preliminary talks" regarding a contract extension...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 4,215 reads 0 comments

  11. Ryan Raburn Signs Minor League Contract with Reds, Includes MLB Camp Invitation

    The Cincinnati Reds and veteran outfielder Ryan Raburn agreed to a minor league deal Friday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Raburn's contract with the Reds, which also includes an invitation to camp with the MLB club...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 6,018 reads 0 comments

  12. Aaron Hill to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Aaron Hill signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Friday. According to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle , Hill will earn $2 million plus incentives in 2017 if he makes the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 6,300 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Trade Whispers as Pitchers and Catchers Report

    Spring training may have started, leaving the prime time of the MLB hot stove in its wake, but some leftover trade rumors are still floating around the mill. Here's a look at three names making some news, along with analysis...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 1 month ago 3,509 reads 0 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball 2017 Preview: Sleepers, Predictions and Position Rankings

    It's that time of year, fantasy baseball fans. Maybe you're fresh off a fantasy title from a year ago and looking to prove baseball-knowledge supremacy over the rest of your league with a repeat performance...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 49,812 reads 0 comments

  15. Los Angeles Dodgers: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    We can be blunt about what it means to be a non-roster invitee in Los Angeles Dodgers camp this spring: It's a long climb to the 25-man roster. If there's one thing this year's Dodgers have, it's depth...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 13,828 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Pitchers Ready for a Big Strikeout Surge This Season

    There's no ignoring the recent craze , so let's go ahead and say it: Strikeouts make the pitching world go 'round. Who's ready for more in 2017? Well, I know you are, Mr...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 25,429 reads 0 comments

  17. Alex Reyes Injury Shakes Up the 2017 NL Wild-Card Picture

    Alex Reyes didn 't throw a major league pitch until August. He didn 't start a game the St. Louis Cardinals won until September. He still nearly carried the 2016 Cardinals into the postseason...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 11,538 reads 0 comments

  18. San Francisco Giants: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    The San Francisco Giants enter spring training with uncertainty in the outfield and an open competition for the backup infield spots...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 7,554 reads 0 comments

  19. Rays' Nick Franklin Works as Uber Driver During Offseasons

    Even though his $507,500 2016 salary is paltry by MLB standards, Tampa Bay Rays infielder Nick Franklin didn't necessarily need extra income. Yet he spent a few days during the offseason making side cash as an Uber driver...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 197,553 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Power Rankings at the Start of 2017 Spring Training

    Spring training is finally underway, and among other things, that means it's time for an updated version of our MLB power rankings. These rankings were last updated Jan...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 188,834 reads 0 comments

  21. New York Mets: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    Before anyone asks, the New York Mets did not extend Tim Tebow a non-roster invite to their major league camp for spring training. They did, however, extend invites to a bunch of guys who actually have a prayer of making the team...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 12,202 reads 0 comments

  22. The San Francisco Giants Scout Madison Bumgarner, Power Hitter

    There are pitchers who have to hit. There are pitchers who can hit. And then there's Madison Bumgarner . For the San Francisco Giants , the difference is just as easily confirmed by the senses as by the numbers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 23,740 reads 0 comments

  23. Chicago Cubs: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    Ah, the non-roster invitee —it's one of spring's most interesting creatures. Some are prospects getting a look. Others are journeymen castoffs destined to fall by the wayside...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 13,697 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB's Best Comeback Stories of 2017 Spring Training

    Everyone loves a good comeback story. Whether it's Rocky Balboa or Robert Downey Jr., we like to watch a guy pick himself up off the mat and start swinging again — literally, metaphorically, whatever...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 21,562 reads 0 comments

  25. Kushner Family Says Jeffrey Loria Becoming Ambassador Would Halt Marlins Sale

    The potential sale of the Miami Marlins could be on hold due to owner Jeffrey Loria's diplomatic future...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 10,955 reads 0 comments