1. Mike Trout Undergoes Successful Thumb Surgery; Recovery Timeline 6-8 Weeks

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout underwent successful surgery on his injured left thumb Wednesday. Per Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register , Trout had his UCL and dorsal capsule fixed during the procedure...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 1,644 reads 0 comments

  2. Jonathan Broxton Released by Cardinals; John Gant Recalled From Triple-A Memphis

    The St. Louis Cardinals released veteran relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton on Wednesday. The Cards recalled starting pitcher John Gant from the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds to fill the void in their 25-man roster...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 3,474 reads 0 comments

  3. Ken 'Hawk' Harrelson to Retire as White Sox Broadcaster After 2018 Season

    The Chicago White Sox announced Wednesday announcer Ken "Hawk" Harrelson will return for the 2018 season, which will be his last in the booth. According to the Chicago Tribune 's Colleen Kane , Harrelson will work 20 games in 2018...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 11,235 reads 0 comments

  4. Bryce Harper Suspension for Giants Brawl Reportedly Reduced to 3 Games

    Upon appeal, Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper 's suspension for his role in a brawl with San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland was reduced to three games Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 26 days ago 17,815 reads 0 comments

  5. Mike Trout, Aaron Judge Lead 2017 MLB All-Star Voting in 1st AL Update

    With the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game just over one month away, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout and New York Yankees rookie Aaron Judge lead the first round of voting for the American League starters...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 49,017 reads 0 comments

  6. Bryce Harper Is Fighting Baseball's Unwritten Rules, Not Just Other Players

    The thing with sports fights is they're typically prompted by something most responsible adults would consider petty or childish...

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  7. Diamondbacks SP Robbie Ray Strikes out 10 in CG Shutout vs. Pirates

    Fact: Robbie Ray threw a complete-game shutout and struck out 10 in the Arizona Diamondbacks ' 3-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night, the most strikeouts a pitcher has thrown in a complete-game shutout this season...

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  8. Jeff Samardzija Concussed Michael Morse During Harper-Strickland Brawl

    Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland started throwing punches during Monday's game, but Giants outfielder Michael Morse was the one who suffered an injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 8,545 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 MLB Mock Draft with 2 Weeks Remaining

    The 2017 MLB draft will begin on June 12 with 1,215 total players set to be selected over the course of the three-day event...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 147,391 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Prospect Report: Late Bloomers Who Look Like Stars of the Future

    Major League Baseball is in an era in which even the youngest prospects don't need much time in the minor leagues before breaking into The Show. However, there's still room for late bloomers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 56,263 reads 0 comments

  11. Boston Red Sox: 5 Potential Trade Options to Give Offense a Power Surge

    The Boston Red Sox aren't sunk. At 28-23, they sit in second place in the American League East, three games back of the rival New York Yankees . If the season ended today, the Red Sox would hold the top wild-card position...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 27 days ago 12,374 reads 0 comments

  12. Predicting the Domino Effect if Yankees Ace Masahiro Tanaka Doesn't Rebound

    If there is such a thing as an encouraging loss, New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka had one Friday. In 7...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 27 days ago 10,743 reads 0 comments

  13. Aaron Judge Says He's 'Not Paid Enough' to Worry About MVP Race After Hot Start

    New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge has been on a tear through the first two months of the 2017 season, but he's not concerning himself with individual hardware just yet...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 27 days ago 21,041 reads 0 comments

  14. Nelson Cruz Suffers Right Calf Injury During Mariners vs. Rockies

    Seattle Mariners star Nelson Cruz was removed from Tuesday's game against the Colorado Rockies due to tightness in his right calf, the team announced . He had a walk and a run in his only plate appearance before leaving...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 1,190 reads 0 comments

  15. Jake Arrieta Approved of Bryce Harper-Hunter Strickland Brawl

    Count Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta among those who was entertained by Monday's brawl between Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 27 days ago 11,349 reads 0 comments

  16. Bryce Harper Suspended 4 Games, Hunter Strickland 6 Games for Role in Fight

    Washington Nationals superstar outfielder Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland have each received suspensions after the pair fought during Monday's game...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 94,800 reads 0 comments

  17. Houston Astros Make Historic Late-Inning Comeback Against Minnesota Twins

    The Houston Astros scored 11 runs in the top of the eighth inning and another three in the top of the ninth inning Monday to turn a six-run deficit against the Minnesota Twins into an eight-run victory...

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  18. Joe Maddon Doesn't Blame Bryce Harper for Brawl, Charging Mound vs. Giants

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he supported the decision by Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper to charge the mound Monday to fight San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a pitch...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 4,496 reads 0 comments

  19. Dodgers Stud Cody Bellinger Is the Early NL Rookie of the Year Front-Runner

    Looking for the best MLB coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for baseball superfans everywhere. B/R's MLB coverage delivers must-see analysis on a daily basis...

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  20. Derek Jeter Reportedly Interested in Buying Marlins Despite Jeb Bush Backing Out

    Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush reportedly " has ended his participation in sales talks" and no longer desires to purchase the Miami Marlins , according to the Associated Press (via ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 24,791 reads 0 comments

  21. Andrew McCutchen Ties Pittsburgh Pirates Franchise Record with Walk-off Homer

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen went hitless in his first two at-bats Sunday but stepped to the plate in the ninth inning of a tie game and delivered at a critical time...

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  22. Dustin Pedroia Placed on DL with Wrist Injury; Pablo Sandoval Reinstated

    Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia has been diagnosed with a sprained left wrist suffered during Monday's game against the Chicago White Sox . Scott Lauber of ESPN...

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  23. 2017 World Series Odds Update: Astros Rising on Betting Futures, Cubs Leading

    The Houston Astros (36-16) have the best record in baseball right now and the second-best odds to win the World Series at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark ...

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  24. Keith Law MLB Mock Draft 2017: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's 2nd Mock

    Less than two weeks ahead of the 2017 MLB draft, ESPN's Keith Law released his second mock draft Tuesday, predicting how all 27 first-round picks will play out...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 27 days ago 12,464 reads 0 comments

  25. Blue Jays Fan Ken Pagan Pleads Guilty to Beer Can Throwing Incident vs. Orioles

    Ken Pagan pleaded guilty Tuesday to a mischief charge for throwing a beer can onto the field during a Wild Card Game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles at Rogers Centre last October...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 4,497 reads 0 comments