1. Chicago Cubs Dress in Eccentric 'Minimalist Zany' Suits for Pittsburgh Road Trip

    In earning the current best record in the MLB , the Chicago Cubs have likely made themselves targets for the rest of the league...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 25 days ago 7,267 reads 0 comments

  2. Rangers Fan Turns Daughter Tossing Foul Ball Back into Sweet, Memorable Moment

    Catch and release is a practice best applied to fishing, not baseball. But neither that concept nor her father, Jim, could prevent a young girl from tossing a Mitch Moreland foul ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 25 days ago 36,390 reads 15 comments

  3. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand After 1 Month

    One month of the 2016 MLB season is in the books, but there's still a lot of baseball to be played. April was dominated by the city of Chicago, as the Cubs and White Sox have separated themselves from the pack here in the early going...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 188,321 reads 409 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 5

    A wise fantasy baseball manager knows not to rock the boat too much in April, but will that patience extend into May? Enough stats are accumulating to start fretting the ace with the ERA over 5...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 25 days ago 21,388 reads 12 comments

  5. Jeremy Hazelbaker, Cardinals Are Match Made in Perseverance Heaven

    Ears. You know something? Over seven or eight seasons of bouncing around the country’s bumpy roads on rattletrap minor league buses, a guy’s ears become pretty finely tuned...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 25 days ago 59,416 reads 15 comments

  6. Travis Shaw Becoming Star After Being Thrown in Spotlight by Sandoval Benching

    From the ashes of every tragedy, something good can arise. It's still too soon to call Pablo Sandoval 's Boston Red Sox career a tragedy. But it's past time to call Travis Shaw something good...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 18,507 reads 26 comments

  7. Clayton Kershaw Doing It All for Up-and-Down Dodgers

    Entering play Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers were in a free fall. They'd dropped six straight to the lowly Miami Marlins and punchless San Diego Padres . They'd slid a game below ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 10,359 reads 58 comments

  8. LA Dodgers Use Popcorn in Their Running Man Challenge After Beating Padres

    We’ve seen many Running Man Challenges in recent weeks. But have we ever seen one with popcorn? After beating the San Diego Padres in a 1-0 battle on Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers turned up the tunes and got to dancing...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 25 days ago 38,321 reads 36 comments

  9. Yankees Finish April with Fewest Runs in MLB for 1st Time in 32 Years

    The New York Yankees finished an abysmal first month from the batter's box by ranking last in the majors in runs scored during April for the first time since 1984, per Elias Sports Bureau ( via ESPN Stats & Info )...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 25 days ago 2,365 reads 10 comments

  10. Cecil Becomes 1st Relief Pitcher to Lose 5 Games in April

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Brett Cecil recently became the first player in MLB history to be credited with five losses as a relief pitcher during the month of April, per Elias Sports Bureau (h/t ESPN...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 25 days ago 1,531 reads 5 comments

  11. Story Finishes April with 17 Extra-Base Hits, Including 10 Home Runs

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story finished April with 17 extra-base hits, joining Joe DiMaggio (23 in May 1936) and Albert Pujols (17 in April 2001) as the only players since ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 25 days ago 633 reads 0 comments

  12. Arizona Diamondbacks Players and Staff Read Mean Tweets Hating on New Uniforms

    The Arizona Diamondbacks turned heads this offseason when they unveiled some wild new uniforms as a part of their "evolution" process. As with any set of uniforms, fans had their opinions about the look...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 26 days ago 74,983 reads 46 comments

  13. Reds 2B Brandon Phillips Makes Sick Behind-the-Back Flip, Celebrates with Dab

    The Cincinnati Reds may have traded away a handful of their top players over the past year-plus, but Brandon Phillips is still on the team...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 26 days ago 1,096 reads 0 comments

  14. Biggest MLB Duds of April 2016, Position by Position

    Baseball's regular season might be a marathon and not a sprint, but it seemed like we blew through April in record time, doesn't it? The players in this list might disagree with that sentiment...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 26 days ago 395 reads 0 comments

  15. 'Buy or Sell' with MLB's Top April Rookie Performances of 2016

    First impressions are far from everything. No MLB rookie should start writing his Hall of Fame speech after one impressive month...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 26 days ago 896 reads 0 comments

  16. David Ortiz, Red Sox Look Headed for 1 More Exciting Run Together

    David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox share a treasure trove of beautiful memories. Busting one of professional sports' most infamous championship droughts and then winning two more titles to boot will do that for you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 26 days ago 10,466 reads 32 comments

  17. Giancarlo Stanton Blasts 462-Foot Home Run off Scoreboard vs. Brewers

    Giancarlo Stanton can hit the ball. Really hard. The Miami Marlins slugger knocked a 462-foot home run off Milwaukee Brewers starter Chase Anderson in the fourth inning of ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 26 days ago 38,295 reads 9 comments

  18. Arrieta's Home Scoreless Streak Ends at Wrigley-Record 52.2 Innings

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta witnessed his home scoreless streak come to an end at 52.2 innings when he surrendered an RBI double to Milwaukee Brewers outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 26 days ago 1,677 reads 2 comments

  19. David Ortiz, A-Rod Make Night Special for Young Red Sox Fan Whose Dad Died

    Most stories that come out of the Boston Red Sox - New York Yankees rivalry are adversarial. This one, however, is the opposite of that. On Friday night, superstars from both teams came together to help make the night of one young fan...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 26 days ago 10,685 reads 7 comments

  20. 5 Biggest Takeaways from April 2016's MLB Action

    The is-this-for-real conversation begins to happen after the first month of the Major League Baseball season like a young actor enjoying the first taste of celebrity...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 27 days ago 62,288 reads 128 comments

  21. Brewers Turn 7th Triple Play in Franchise History vs. the Marlins

    The Milwaukee Brewers might have taken the 6-3 loss to the Miami Marlins on Friday night, but it was an historically noteworthy night at Miller Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 27 days ago 13,921 reads 4 comments

  22. Michael Conforto, Yoenis Cespedes Fueling Explosive Mets' Streak Up NL East

    Yoenis Cespedes gets the attention, as he should. But the New York Mets ' 12-run third inning got going Friday night when Michael Conforto doubled home the game's first run. Cespedes' recent power surge has made the Mets look unbeatable...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 27 days ago 9,713 reads 73 comments

  23. Adam Conley Pulled 4 Outs from Pitching No-Hitter vs. Brewers

    Miami Marlins pitcher Adam Conley was four outs away from a no-hitter in just his 16th career start. But with Conley's pitch count at 116, manager Don Mattingly opted to protect ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 27 days ago 5,788 reads 9 comments

  24. Bryce Harper Comments on Dee Gordon's Suspension, PEDs, More

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was the 2015 National League MVP, but he missed out on the batting title because of Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 5,285 reads 9 comments

  25. Warren G Botches 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' During Cubs' 7th-Inning Stretch

    To paraphrase Nate Dogg, someone on the North Side of Chi-Town should be on a mission to help Mr. Warren G...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 27 days ago 44,422 reads 33 comments