1. 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 25 days ago 1,905 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 25 days ago 6,361 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 25 days ago 132,827 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 25 days ago 5,161 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 25 days ago 18,662 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 25 days ago 35,586 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 25 days ago 21,869 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 26 days ago 310,916 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 26 days ago 192,214 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 26 days ago 13,240 reads 0 comments

  11. What Can MLB Pitchers Do to Stop the Return of the Home Run Era?

    Major League Baseball pitchers don't have it too bad. Strikeouts are at an all-time high and, not so coincidentally, scoring is well below the heights it reached in the 1990s and 2000s...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 13,653 reads 0 comments

  12. B/R's Top 50 MLB Prospects at the Start of the 2017 Season

    Established stars drive a team's success at the MLB level and put fans in the seats, but we're always looking to the future...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 26 days ago 71,918 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Odds, Analysis and MLB Betting Preview

    The Chicago Cubs (1-1) got back on track with their first win of the season behind a strong outing from starting pitcher Jake Arrieta against the St. Louis Cardinals (1-1) on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 26 days ago 3,773 reads 0 comments

  14. Stephen Piscotty Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit 3 Times in 1 Inning vs Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty suffered a head contusion during Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs and was removed from the game, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 30,925 reads 0 comments

  15. Allen Iverson Stars in Ad for Braves Stadium: 'We're Talking About Parking?'

    All these years later, Allen Iverson still has no time for silly questions. On Tuesday, the retired NBA legend starred in an ad for the Atlanta Braves' new stadium, SunTrust Park...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 10,170 reads 0 comments

  16. Clayton Kershaw Ties Dodgers Record for Most Opening Day Wins

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw allowed just one run over seven innings in Monday's 14-3 Opening Day victory over the San Diego Padres , notching eight strikeouts while allowing just two hits and no walks...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 26 days ago 540 reads 0 comments

  17. Former Dodgers All-Star Pedro Guerrero Hospitalized After Suffering Stroke

    Former MLB outfielder Pedro Guerrero is on life support in a New York hospital after suffering a stroke Monday, his stepdaughter has confirmed. According to an ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 26 days ago 12,824 reads 0 comments

  18. Full List of MLB Rule Changes for 2017 Season

    The start of the 2017 Major League Baseball season has brought with it seven rule changes and modifications approved by the owners and players...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 3,112 reads 0 comments

  19. Bryce Harper Enters Record Books with Opening Day Home Run

    Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper collected just one hit in the club's 4-2 Opening Day victory over the Miami Marlins, but the one knock was a home run that got the team on the board for the first time this season...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 27 days ago 1,360 reads 0 comments

  20. Mets Fan Flips Out over NJ Transit Issues on Opening Day

    A packed house watched the New York Mets open their 2017 season with a 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves . Yet public transportation delays made Monday's trek to Citi Field difficult for some fans...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 27 days ago 26,378 reads 0 comments

  21. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: MLB Odds, Analysis, Betting Preview

    The St. Louis Cardinals upset the Chicago Cubs as home underdogs on Sunday night despite blowing a late 3-0 lead, and they will attempt to make it two straight over the defending World ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 27 days ago 1,312 reads 0 comments

  22. Scott Miller's Starting 9 (+8): 2017 Predictions (Or, Why I Hate Your Team)

    Let's hope your 2017 home repairs go better than Brian Flynn's. His path to the Kansas City Royals' bullpen this spring was rerouted when he went crashing through his barn roof in Oklahoma just before spring training started...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 27 days ago 100,386 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Players Who Will Blossom into Superstars in 2017

    Major League Baseball isn't hurting for superstar players, but more of those never hurt anyone. Now that the 2017 season has arrived, it's as good a time as any to become familiar with baseball's next wave of superstars...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 48,759 reads 0 comments

  24. 2017 World Series Odds for Every Team at the Start of the Season

    The first few days of the MLB season are all about optimism. No one has run away with anything, and no one is buried...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 27 days ago 67,255 reads 0 comments

  25. Felix Hernandez Suffers Groin Injury on Opening Day in Mariners vs. Astros

    Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez left Monday's game against the Houston Astros with a tight groin, per Greg Johns of MLB .com. He lasted five innings in Seattle's first game of the year and allowed two earned runs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 4,865 reads 0 comments