1. MLB Team of the Week: Maikel Franco, Troy Tulowitzki and Adam Wainwright Star

    The MLB All-Star rosters are nearly set, and you're free to disagree with as many of the selections as you wish. It's a subjective process, after all, beholden to the whims of biased fans and capricious rules...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 11,437 reads 22 comments

  2. Troy Tulowitzki's Revival Adds Thunder to Blue Jays' Surging Offense

    A red-hot Troy Tulowitzki fitting into a red-hot lineup is just what the Toronto Blue Jays had in mind when they traded for him last July. Almost a year later, they're getting what they wished for...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 16,712 reads 26 comments

  3. Fan Falls from Bleachers onto Field During Braves vs. Cubs Delay

    During a rain delay prior to Thursday's matchup between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs, a fan appeared to fall from the outfield bleachers onto Wrigley Field...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 17 days ago 56,976 reads 46 comments

  4. Aaron Hill to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Brewers announced Thursday they traded infielder Aaron Hill to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for prospects Wendell Rijo and Aaron Wilkerson. Milwaukee also sent cash to the Red Sox as part of the deal...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 17 days ago 34,661 reads 41 comments

  5. 2016 Home Run Derby Participants: Lineup, Date, Format and More

    Major League Baseball announced the participants for the 2016 Home Run Derby on Thursday, with Baltimore Orioles outfielder and leading MLB home run hitter Mark Trumbo headlining the field as the No...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 103,139 reads 87 comments

  6. Carlos Gonzalez Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rockies OF

    With the Colorado Rockies struggling this season, the team could find itself as a seller before the trade deadline. One player contending teams will be interested in potentially acquiring is star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 17 days ago 14,838 reads 15 comments

  7. Aledmys Diaz Replaces Matt Carpenter on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    Matt Carpenter won't be able to take part in his third All-Star Game on July 12, but the St. Louis Cardinals will send Aledmys Diaz to San Diego in his place...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 494 reads 0 comments

  8. Corey Kluber Replaces Marco Estrada on 2016 AL All-Star Roster

    An injury to Toronto Blue Jays starter Marco Estrada opened the door for Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber to join the 2016 American League All-Star team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 2,919 reads 41 comments

  9. Giancarlo Stanton: 1st Player in Marlins History to Hit 200 Career HRs

    Fact: On Wednesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first player in Miami Marlins history to hit 200 career home runs with the franchise...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 18 days ago 13,723 reads 13 comments

  10. 2016 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete AL, NL Lineups and Game Schedule

    The criticism about the MLB All-Star Game providing the winning league home-field advantage in the World Series has some merit...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 18 days ago 3,018 reads 0 comments

  11. Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —  The Houston Astros had them in the 1990s . The Miami Dolphins had them in the 1980s . NBC's "Saturday Night Live" had them in the 1970s . They are "Killer B's...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 18 days ago 8,776 reads 26 comments

  12. 2016 MLB All-Star Game: TV Schedule and Complete Rosters for Both Teams

    There are snubs every year, but for the most part, the best players in baseball will take part in the 2016 MLB All-Star Game...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 4,625 reads 0 comments

  13. Playing Fact or Fiction with All of MLB's Hottest Week 14 Buzz, Rumors

    Baseball's upcoming All-Star break presents an opportunity for the vast majority of coaches and players to take a step back, clear their minds and spend some much needed time with friends and family...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 18 days ago 11,594 reads 54 comments

  14. Bleacher Report's Full Preview, Predictions for 2016 MLB Trade Season

    In a few days, Major League Baseball will break for the All-Star Game. It'll be a nice, lighthearted exhibition for everyone involved. But after that, things are going to get nutty...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 104,173 reads 124 comments

  15. Matt Harvey's Uncertain Future Is Blow Mets Are Well-Armed to Weather

    The New York Mets ' Matt Harvey landed on the disabled list Wednesday with shoulder discomfort, and there's simply no positive way to spin that. We're talking about one of the game's top pitchers when he's right...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 11,756 reads 17 comments

  16. Matt Carpenter Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Oblique and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Matt Carpenter suffered a right oblique injury during Wednesday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates , the team announced ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 8,639 reads 10 comments

  17. Diamondbacks 3B Jake Lamb Uses Real-Life Lamb to Get All-Star Votes

    This is true dedication. With the deadline for MLB All-Star Game voting approaching on Friday, third baseman Jake Lamb and the Arizona Diamondbacks are pulling out all the stops...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 1,413 reads 3 comments

  18. Matt Harvey Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Shoulder and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with discomfort in his right shoulder. He will miss the rest of the season because of surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 42,016 reads 47 comments

  19. Taijuan Walker Injury: Updates on Mariners SP's Foot and Return

    The Seattle Mariners placed starting pitcher Taijuan Walker on the 15-day disabled list on July 6 with a right foot injury. It is uncertain when he will be able to return. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 18 days ago 3,615 reads 6 comments

  20. Marco Estrada Injury: Updates on Blue Jays SP's Back and Return

    Already lacking depth in the starting rotation, the Toronto Blue Jays will be without All-Star Marco Estrada for at least two weeks. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 2,168 reads 4 comments

  21. Pete Rose Sues Former MLB Investigator for Defamation: Latest Details, Comments

    MLB hits king Pete Rose is suing the man who is partly responsible for his banishment from baseball, as the former Cincinnati Reds superstar alleges that he was defamed in a radio interview...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 9,340 reads 0 comments

  22. Home Run Derby 2016: Format, Bracket Layout and Predictions

    While the MLB All-Star Game is the one that counts for the World Series home advantage, the Home Run Derby is usually the most entertaining event of the week. This is especially true after the added twist in the rules last season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 25,465 reads 2 comments

  23. David Ortiz Will Be the 13th Player to Start MLB ASG at the Age of 40 or More

    Fact: David Ortiz will be the 13th player to start the MLB All-Star Game at the age of 40 or older. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 19 days ago 17,221 reads 32 comments

  24. 2016 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote: Odds of Each Candidate Winning a Spot

    After months of voting, only two spots remain unfilled for the 87th annual MLB All-Star Game, which will be played Tuesday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. ET in San Diego's Petco Park. Fans have until Friday, July 8, at 4 p...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 19 days ago 22,874 reads 42 comments

  25. Scott Miller's Starting 9 (+5): Unveiling This Year's Anti-All-Star Team

    If there's somethin' strange in your neighborhood, who ya gonna call? Yeah, yeah, we know. Ghostbusters! But on the baseball field this time of year, if there's somethin' weird, ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 19 days ago 69,147 reads 88 comments