1. MLB Midseason Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Shortstops

    The MLB landscape has been flooded with young star power at the shortstop position in recent seasons, and a quick look at any top prospect list shows there's plenty more on the way...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 46,903 reads 0 comments

  2. Andy Samberg, Ken Griffey Jr. and Kanye vs. Swaggy P: The B/R Mag Show Podcast

    The star of HBO's Tour de Pharmacy talks Lance Armstrong and WWE, while we try to Make Baseball Cool Again—and settle some NBA offseason beef.

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 18 days ago 876 reads 0 comments

  3. Kansas City Royals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers: Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (58-29) head into Friday's interleague series opener against the Kansas City Royals (44-40) off a three-game sweep, and they are listed as big home favorites at the sportsbooks ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 18 days ago 1,083 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade 2017: Route Map, Schedule, Event Details

    This year's MLB All-Star Game, which will take place on Tuesday at Marlins Park in Miami, should grab more attention from baseball fans than usual...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 18 days ago 1,650 reads 0 comments

  5. Tim Tebow vs. Michael Jordan: Who Is the Better Baseball Player?

    There were Crying Jordan memes all over the internet last week. To be fair, there are probably Crying Jordan memes all over it every week, for one reason or another...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 days ago 23,854 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2017: Rosters, Time and TV Schedule

    The Celebrity Softball Game may not be the main dish during Major League Baseball's smorgasbord on All-Star Weekend, but it has become an enjoyable appetizer that precedes the annual All-Star Game...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 18 days ago 2,051 reads 0 comments

  7. Predicting MLB Arrival Dates for Top Prospects in 2017 All-Star Futures Game

    The 2017 MLB All-Star Futures Game will be played Sunday at 4 p.m. ET at Marlins Park and air on MLB Network. When will the players featuring in the game arrive in the big leagues? For some, it'll be this season...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 62,806 reads 0 comments

  8. Braves vs. Nationals Game Delayed 3 Hours Despite Brief Rain Shower

    The Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals were forced to wait over three hours to start Thursday night's game, but there wasn't as much rain as the delay would indicate...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 47,572 reads 0 comments

  9. Xander Bogaerts Leaves Game vs. Rays with Hand Injury; X-Rays Negative

    Boston Red Sox star Xander Bogaerts could be forced to miss time after leaving Thursday's game with a hand injury. The shortstop was hit by a pitch in his first at-bat and left the game in the first inning...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 1,694 reads 0 comments

  10. Mike Moustakas, Justin Turner Earn 2017 MLB All-Star Game AL, NL Final Vote

    Justin Turner and Mike Moustakas will be the last two players in the All-Star Game, as each won the final vote in their respective leagues, the Kansas City Royals announced Thursday ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 15,498 reads 0 comments

  11. Theo Epstein Says Cubs' Problems Can Be Solved in-House, Not Via Trades

    While the Chicago Cubs haven't played to expectations so far this season, team president Theo Epstein doesn't think trades are needed to turn things around in the second half...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 7,377 reads 0 comments

  12. Ichiro Suzuki Breaks MLB Record for Most Hits by Player Born Outside U.S.

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki passed Rod Carew for 24th on MLB 's all-time hit list Thursday, also becoming the sole possessor of the highest hit total of a player born outside the United States...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 12,786 reads 0 comments

  13. Dodgers Prospect Takes Madison Bumgarner Deep Twice in Inning During Rehab Start

    Los Angeles Dodgers Class A Advanced prospect DJ Peters had Madison Bumgarner 's number Wednesday night...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 19 days ago 10,092 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete AL, NL Lineups and Game Schedule

    Much will be made of the Home Run Derby Monday night, featuring huge sluggers Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees and Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins, but make no mistake about ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 19 days ago 6,797 reads 0 comments

  15. Alex Wood Is the 1st Dodgers Starter to Go 10-0 Since 1955

    Alex Wood and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 1-0 on Wednesday night, giving Wood a record of 10-0 on the season. Wood is the first Dodgers starter to go 10-0 since Don Newcombe did so in 1955...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 19 days ago 3,548 reads 0 comments

  16. The Make Baseball Cool Again Commission

    Ken Griffey Jr. and a gang of six influential major leaguers on the past, present and still-bright future of America’s pastime

    Brandon Sneed Written by Brandon Sneed about 19 days ago 163,074 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 MLB All-Star Game: TV Schedule and Complete Rosters for Both Teams

    With Independence Day in the rear-view, baseball is less than a week away from the 2017 MLB All-Star Game. The contest will feature the best players in the league, as judged by a combination of fans, MLB players and the Commissioner's office ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 19 days ago 6,928 reads 0 comments

  18. Kyle Schwarber Reportedly to Be Recalled by Cubs After Stint in Triple-A

    Two weeks after getting sent down to Triple-A Iowa to work on his swing, the Chicago Cubs will reportedly recall outfielder/catcher Kyle Schwarber on Thursday, according to ESPN's Jesse Rogers ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 17,964 reads 0 comments

  19. Jon Gray's 1st Career Home Run Was Longest by Pitcher in Statcast Era

    Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jon Gray set a new mark for hurlers in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds by crushing a 467-foot home run...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 3,858 reads 0 comments

  20. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers: Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (57-29) will look to complete a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks (52-33) as solid home favorites for the series finale Thursday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 19 days ago 694 reads 0 comments

  21. Chicago Cubs: 5 Reasons They'll Still Win the NL Central Despite Big Struggles

    The Chicago Cubs set out to defend their long-awaited World Series title in 2017 but have instead spent the season dancing with the .500 mark and lagging behind in the NL Central race...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 12,182 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Metrics 101: The Best/Worst Signings (So Far) of the 2016-2017 Offseason

    There were dozens upon dozens of contracts signed during the 2016-17 Major League Baseball offseason. With the 2017 season now roughly halfway done, now's a good time to check in on how they're working out...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 124,931 reads 0 comments

  23. All 30 MLB Teams' Nightmare 2017 Trade Deadline Scenario

    By the laws of probability, a few MLB teams are living in their darkest timelines. All sports are zero-sum games, so it's impossible for every squad to simultaneously celebrate success...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 19 days ago 198,657 reads 0 comments

  24. Boston Red Sox: 5 Top Prospects Who Should Be Off-Limits in July Trade Talks

    The Boston Red Sox are charging toward the July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline as unambiguous buyers. They're the first-place team in the American League East, four games ahead of the injury-bitten New York Yankees entering play Thursday...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 19 days ago 9,118 reads 0 comments

  25. Perfect Storm Gives 2017 Home Run Derby the Stage to Be Most Electrifying Ever

    As recently as 2015, we were using words like "stale" to describe MLB 's annual Home Run Derby. Ratings were declining and interest was waning. Most damningly, some of the game's biggest bashers were opting out...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 19 days ago 45,792 reads 0 comments