1. Kris Bryant Says Cubs Have 'No Need to Worry,' Joe Maddon Talks Slow Start

    The Chicago Cubs started the 2016 season with a sparkling 25-6 record before ultimately overcoming 108 years of frustration with a World Series title. This year's version has the 25 in the win column but an uglier 24 in the loss column...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 9,562 reads 0 comments

  2. Yankees' Dellin Betances Knocks Off Part of Catcher Gary Sanchez's Equipment

    There's throwing hard, and there's sending the catcher's equipment flying. With the New York Yankees holding a 3-2 lead in the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday, closer Dellin Betances reared back a fired a 100...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 25 days ago 91 reads 0 comments

  3. Jameson Taillon Completes 3 Scoreless Innings in 1st Start Since Cancer Surgery

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon threw three shutout innings in Sunday's rehab start, his first since he underwent testicular cancer surgery less than three weeks ago...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 24,584 reads 0 comments

  4. Washington Nationals Tie NL Record for Strikeouts over 3-Game Stretch

    Washington Nationals hurler Stephen Strasburg mowed down 15 San Diego Padres hitters via the strikeout over seven shutout innings Saturday...

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  5. Giancarlo Stanton Draws Closer to Franchise RBI Record with Homer Sunday

    Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton collected three hits, including a solo home run, in Sunday's 9-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, finishing with an RBI and two runs scored...

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  6. Mike Trout Suffers Thumb Sprain vs. Marlins, X-Rays Negative

    Los Angeles Angels superstar center fielder Mike Trout was removed from Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins and diagnosed with a left thumb sprain, per the team ...

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  7. Madison Bumgarner Expected to Resume Throwing Friday as Part of Injury Rehab

    San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy said ace Madison Bumgarner is expected to begin throwing on Friday as he rehabs from a shoulder strain , according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

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  8. Aaron Judge Hits 1st Career Grand Slam, Celebrates with Teammates

    Aaron Judge 's impressive power was on display again Sunday as the New York Yankees outfielder hit his first career grand slam. Judge gave the Yankees a 5-2 lead over the Oakland Athletes in the bottom of the third...

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  9. Stephen Strasburg Had the Most Strikeouts (15) Any Pitcher Has Had This Season

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg had 15 strikeouts in the Nationals ' 3-0 win over the Padres on Saturday, the most strikeouts any pitcher has had this season...

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  10. Yankees RF Aaron Judge Makes Catch After Ball Bounces off Starlin Castro's Glove

    Aaron Judge usually makes headlines for smashing mammoth home runs. Lately, he's turning heads with his glove...

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  11. Astros SS Carlos Correa Reaches Behind Head in Shallow OF for Impressive Catch

    Carlos Correa has range. On Saturday, the Houston Astros' 22-year-old star shortstop chased down a blooper off the bat of Baltimore Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard in the top of the eighth inning...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 1,276 reads 0 comments

  12. Mike Trout Blasts MLB-Leading 16th Home Run vs. Marlins

    A few fans in the bar area at Marlins Park got a home run ball alongside their drinks Saturday, thanks to the Los Angeles Angels ' Mike Trout ...

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  13. Yoenis Cespedes Suffers Setback in Recovery from Quad Injury

    The New York Mets ruled out outfielder Yoenis Cespedes until at least Tuesday as he recovers from a quad injury, the New York Post 's Mike Puma reported Saturday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 2,886 reads 0 comments

  14. Homer Simpson Enshrined in Baseball Hall of Fame for 'Homer at the Bat'

    The National Baseball Hall of Fame honored Homer Simpson and The Simpsons episode "Homer at the Bat" on Saturday in Cooperstown, New York, with an enshrinement. According to MLB ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 26 days ago 11,798 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Hall of Fame Pitcher Jim Bunning Dies at Age 85

    Hall of Fame pitcher and former U.S. Senator Jim Bunning died Friday following an October stroke. He was 85. David Bunning, Jim's son, tweeted the news Saturday morning: According to FortThomasMatters...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 26 days ago 17,285 reads 0 comments

  16. In Last 2 Seasons, Max Scherzer Has 17 Games of 10 or More Strikeouts

    Fact: Max Scherzer had 13 strikeouts over 8.2 IP in the Washington Nationals ' 5-1 win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night...

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  17. Ian Kinsler Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    The Detroit Tigers placed second baseman Ian Kinsler on the 10-day disabled list Saturday because of a left hamstring strain. Tigers PR announced the roster move on Twitter...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 1,231 reads 0 comments

  18. Steven Souza Jr. Dives for a Fly Ball vs. Minnesota Twins, Comes Up 20-Ft Short

    Well, at least he gave it a shot. Steven Souza Jr. dove a bit early for a line drive as the Rays faced off against the Twins on Friday. During the seventh inning, Twins batter Kennys Vargas hit a sinking line drive to right center field...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 27 days ago 5,881 reads 0 comments

  19. Josh Donaldson, Troy Tulowitzki Activated, Will Return from Injuries vs. Rangers

    The Toronto Blue Jays announced Friday that both third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki have been activated from the 10-day disabled list...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 27 days ago 3,115 reads 0 comments

  20. Ryan Braun Placed on 10-Day DL with Calf Injury

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has been shut down again due to calf issues. The Brewers announced Braun has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained ...

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  21. Tommy Lasorda Undergoes Pacemaker Replacement Surgery

    Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda had surgery to replace his pacemaker on Thursday. The Dodgers announced Lasorda's procedure, adding he's "doing well and looking forward to returning to Dodger Stadium...

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  22. The Future of Baseball Is Bright in New York with Young Stars Conforto and Judge

    Michael Conforto and Aaron Judge highlight two of the best bats in NYC. But who does it better? Watch above...

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  23. MLB Players We Didn't See Coming in 2017

    The 2017 MLB season has provided more than a few unexpected standout performances. Who would have guessed that Ervin Santana, Mike Leake and Jason Vargas would boast three of the ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 28 days ago 139,329 reads 0 comments

  24. Mets' $154M Flop Has Turned NL East into MLB's Worst Division

    The NL East was never going to be a work of art in 2017. In theory, it figured to be a two-horse race to October at the top and "thanks for playing" at the bottom. In reality, it's turned into something more akin to a dumpster fire...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 28 days ago 200,668 reads 0 comments

  25. Ryan Braun Leaves Game vs. Diamondbacks with Calf Injury; Will Be Placed on DL

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun left in the fourth inning of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks with tightness in his left calf...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 28 days ago 3,227 reads 0 comments