1. Craig Kimbrel Injury: Updates on Red Sox Closer's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel was placed on the 15-day disabled list July 9 and had surgery on his left knee on July 11. It is unclear when he'll return to the mound. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 20 days ago 10,719 reads 12 comments

  2. Carlos Rodon Injury: Updates on White Sox SP's Wrist and Return

    The Chicago White Sox placed starting pitcher Carlos Rodon on the 15-day disabled list on July 9 because of a wrist injury. However, he is nearing a return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 203 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2016: TV Schedule, Roster Info and Preview

    At least this game doesn't count. Using the MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game as some sort of tiebreaker wouldn't be much sillier than the All-Star Game determining home-field advantage for the World Series...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 days ago 6,303 reads 0 comments

  4. Home Run Derby 2016: Participants, Breakdown of New Rules for All-Star Showcase

    The Home Run Derby has become a staple of the All-Star festivities since it was first introduced in 1985, and Major League Baseball seems determined to keep improving the competition...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 20 days ago 22,614 reads 0 comments

  5. Brad Ziegler to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox announced the acquisition of relief pitcher Brad Ziegler from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday in exchange for minor leaguers Jose Almonte and Luis Alejandro Basabe ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 20 days ago 13,727 reads 18 comments

  6. Realistic Blockbuster MLB Trades That Could Go Down This July

    The upcoming MLB All-Star break freezes the standings, forcing organizations to spend the reprieve deliberating their status before the trade deadline...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 days ago 44,338 reads 68 comments

  7. Takeaways from MLB Week 14

    The two teams that played in last year’s World Series lost key pitchers this week. New York Mets starter Matt Harvey was lost for the year, while Kansas City Royals closer Wade Davis landed on the 15-day disabled list...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 20 days ago 23,048 reads 72 comments

  8. Noah Syndergaard Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Arm and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard exited the July 8 game against the Washington Nationals in the fifth inning with what the team called "arm fatigue," per Anthony DiComo of MLB...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 6,290 reads 19 comments

  9. Reds' Adam Duvall Amazingly Avoids Tag During Dive for 2nd Base

    Adam Duvall is a magician. His skill of choice? Sleight of hand. While on the road facing the Miami Marlins , the Cincinnati Reds left fielder provided an up-close performance for the opposition—namely, second baseman Derek Dietrich...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 21 days ago 3,596 reads 0 comments

  10. Yoenis Cespedes Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Quad and Return

    New York Mets All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes suffered a strained quad against the Washington Nationals on July 8. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 2,756 reads 6 comments

  11. Byron Buxton Injury: Updates on Twins OF's Knee and Return

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton suffered a bone bruise to his right knee when he crashed into the center field wall while trying to make a leaping catch against the Texas Rangers on July 8...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 5,208 reads 5 comments

  12. Matt Harvey's Latest Season-Ending Surgery Puts Bright Career at Crossroads

    NEW YORK — On the day the New York Mets announced Matt Harvey will have his second major surgery in four years, Ron Darling brought up Tim Leary's name...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 21 days ago 10,643 reads 18 comments

  13. Michael Saunders, Brandon Belt Earn 2016 MLB All-Star Game AL, NL Final Vote

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt and Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders won the final roster spots for the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 10,945 reads 75 comments

  14. Max Scherzer Replaces Stephen Strasburg on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will replace teammate Stephen Strasburg on the 2016 National League All-Star roster, MLB announced on Friday. Scherzer, 31, is 9-6 with a 3...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 days ago 3,380 reads 9 comments

  15. Coco Crisp Suspended 1 Game for Throwing Bat Toward Umpire

    Major League Baseball announced Friday that it has suspended Oakland Athletics outfielder Coco Crisp one game for throwing his bat toward an umpire during Thursday night's game against the Houston Astros...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 21 days ago 5,519 reads 5 comments

  16. Bartolo Colon Replaces Madison Bumgarner on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon is headed to his fourth All-Star Game after Terry Collins, his manager in New York and of the National League All-Star team, selected him Friday ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 21 days ago 12,940 reads 62 comments

  17. Ryan Zimmerman Injury: Updates on Nationals 1B's Status and Return

    Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injury to his ribs on July 8. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 7,708 reads 2 comments

  18. Matt Harvey Injury Update: Mets SP to Undergo Season-Ending Arm Surgery

    New York Mets ace Matt Harvey will undergo surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome in his right arm and will miss the remainder of the 2016 MLB season, his agent Scott Boras announced Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 days ago 10,942 reads 29 comments

  19. Corey Seager Could Become the 1st Rookie Ever to Win the HR Derby Outright

    Fact: Corey Seager is the only rookie in this year's Home Run Derby. He has the chance to become the first rookie to ever win the competition outright.* *Wally Joyner was a co-winner in 1986...

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  20. Home Run Derby Format 2016: Complete Bracket and TV Info for Monday's Event

    Last year's Home Run Derby format changes breathed new life into a tradition that had been gradually growing stale...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 21 days ago 1,152 reads 0 comments

  21. 2016 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete Lineups and Top Storylines to Watch

    The MLB All-Star rosters have been announced for each league, but there are still unanswered questions heading into the Midsummer Classic...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 5,063 reads 0 comments

  22. Predicting MLB Arrival Date on Each Prospect in 2016 All-Star Futures Game

    While the Home Run Derby and All-Star Game are still the main attractions of MLB 's All-Star festivities, the Futures Game has continued to grow in popularity in recent years...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 21 days ago 136,706 reads 36 comments

  23. MLB Celebrity Softball Game 2016: Rosters, Time and TV Schedule

    While the outcome of the MLB All-Star Game matters, the Celebrity Softball Game is nothing but fun for the players and fans...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 3,268 reads 0 comments

  24. Will Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo Spoil Each Other's NL MVP Hopes?

    Twenty years ago, there was a team with two young stars batting in the middle of the lineup. The way Baseball-Reference.com calculates wins above replacement, Ken Griffey Jr...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 21 days ago 5,935 reads 45 comments

  25. MLB All-Star Game Red-Carpet Parade 2016: Route Map, Schedule, Event Details

    Prior to Tuesday's 2016 MLB All-Star Game, a red-carpet parade through the streets of San Diego will take place so fans can flock to see the biggest names in baseball in the event they aren't attending the Midsummer Classic...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 21 days ago 3,601 reads 0 comments