1. Jon Gray Injury: Updates on Rockies SP's Abdomen and Return

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Jon Gray missed the start of the season with a strained abdominal muscle. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates. Gray Active vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 720 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB Fact or Fiction Before Opening Day

    The baseball season is a little more than a week away, and a number of questions loom over the 2016 campaign...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 5,272 reads 19 comments

  3. Mark Appel Finally at Peace with No. 1 Pick Burden, Fighting for MLB Future

    CLEARWATER , Fla. — Mark Appel knows all too well the answer to this baseball brainteaser: “Who was the lone player taken before 2015 National League Rookie ...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 1 month ago 37,833 reads 52 comments

  4. Julio Urias Deserves Dodgers Call If Scott Kazmir Flops

    If the Los Angeles Dodgers head toward disaster this season, left-handed starter Scott Kazmir won't be driving the car. Kazmir is like the guy sitting in the back seat on a long road trip...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 month ago 25,686 reads 25 comments

  5. Final Predictions for MLB's Most Hotly Contested 2016 Spring Position Battles

    With Opening Day creeping up on the calendar, teams across Major League Baseball are getting close to resolving one of very few things that matter in spring training: position battles...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 34,226 reads 31 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2016 Sleepers: Ranking the Top 20 Last-Minute Names to Know

    Your fantasy baseball draft is quickly approaching its third hour, and while all the preparation you went through has paid off—you're pretty happy with the core of your team—you're at a loss as to who to take in the final few rounds...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 32,749 reads 4 comments

  7. Troy Tulowitzki Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Hand and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki exited the field during Wednesday's game against the New York Mets after getting hit by a Bartolo Colon pitch on the right hand...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 2,802 reads 5 comments

  8. Joe Garagiola, MLB Announcer and Player, Dies at Age 90

    Joe Garagiola Sr., who spent nine seasons in MLB before moving on to a storied broadcasting career, died Tuesday. He was 90...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 117,801 reads 10 comments

  9. Alex Rodriguez's 2017 Retirement Would Keep Barry Bonds Atop Home Run Throne

    Two more seasons. That's how much time remains in the Alex Rodriguez Era —probably . And yes, it deserves a capital "E." We learned A-Rod's possible expiration date Wednesday, when the polarizing New York Yankees slugger told ESPN...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 24,957 reads 87 comments

  10. Alex Rodriguez to Retire After 2017 Season: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez 's Major League Baseball career will likely come to an end after the 2017 season. Speaking to ESPN.com's Andrew Marchand on Wednesday, Rodriguez said: "I won't play after next year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 47,669 reads 95 comments

  11. Cole Hamels Announced as Rangers' Starter for 2016 Opening Day

    As Yu Darvish continues rebuilding his arm strength from Tommy John surgery, the Texas Rangers will go with Cole Hamels as their Opening Day starter against the Seattle Mariners on April 4...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,290 reads 2 comments

  12. Dark-Horse MLB Contenders to Win the 2016 World Series

    Everyone seems to like the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago Cubs as favorites to win the World Series this year, but we at Bleacher Report are going to zig while everyone ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 3,534 reads 9 comments

  13. Yankees, Dodgers, Red Sox Top Forbes' Most Valuable MLB Teams

    The New York Yankees once again topped Forbes ' list of most value MLB teams, with a net worth of $3.4 billion, according to Mike Ozanian . The Los Angeles Dodgers ($2.5 billion), Boston Red Sox ($2...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 63,277 reads 85 comments

  14. Playing Fact or Fiction with MLB's Hottest 2016 Spring Training Buzz, Week 6

    We've reached the point in spring training when teams begin to get down to the nitty-gritty, shipping prospects back to minor league camp and letting veterans in camp on minor league ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 21,942 reads 39 comments

  15. Eduardo Rodriguez Is Quiet Linchpin to Red Sox's 2016 Playoff Hopes

    Go get an ace, we all told the Boston Red Sox . Go get an ace, and the rest of the starting rotation will fall into place. They got an ace—one of the best. There's a reason David Price cost $217 million...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 12,869 reads 23 comments

  16. 50 Reasons You Should Be Excited for the 2016 MLB Season

    With the start of the 2016 Major League Baseball season now fast approaching, there's only one thing to do: ACTIVATE THE HYPE MACHINE! This is just our biased opinion, but baseball ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 53,845 reads 152 comments

  17. Noah Syndergaard Could Become Best of Mets' Pitching Stars in 2016

    Like a poker hustler dealing from the bottom of a loaded deck, the New York Mets are flush with aces. The only question is, who's the ace? The stud among studs. The stopper. The arm you turn to when everything is on the line...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 11,352 reads 65 comments

  18. Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Dating Google Co-Founder's Ex-Wife, Anne Wojcicki

    Stop us if you've heard this one before: Alex Rodriguez has a new lady in his life. Typical? Perhaps. What isn't , however, is the woman in question...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 196,943 reads 99 comments

  19. ESPN's Bob Ley Interrupted by Protesters in Cuba During Broadcast

    ESPN’s Bob Ley was in Havana on Tuesday as part of the network’s coverage of a baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Cuban national team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 71,743 reads 67 comments

  20. Andre Ethier Injury: Updates on Dodgers OF's Leg and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier suffered a fractured tibia after fouling a ball off his shin on March 18 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He avoided surgery , but it is uncertain when he will be ready to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 12,607 reads 19 comments

  21. Rays vs. Cuba: Score, Highlights, Twitter Reaction from 2016 MLB Spring Training

    The Tampa Bay Rays became the first Major League Baseball team in 17 years to play a game in Cuba, defeating the national team, 4-1, in an exhibition in Havana on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 23,434 reads 21 comments

  22. New York City Council Bans Smokeless Tobacco at Yankee Stadium, Citi Field

    Continuing a movement that has been sweeping through major cities, the New York City Council officially banned all chewing tobacco from Citi Field and Yankee Stadium on Tuesday. Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 12,543 reads 60 comments

  23. Brandon Belt and Giants Reportedly Agree to 5-Year Contract

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt entered the 2016 season with a new one-year, $6.2 million deal he signed in February, per Spotrac ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 8,879 reads 16 comments

  24. Carson Smith Injury: Updates on Red Sox RP's Flexor Mass Muscle, Return

    Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Carson Smith is facing an extended stint on the disabled list in 2016. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 3,856 reads 11 comments

  25. Barack Obama Discusses MLB Exhibition Game in Cuba in ESPN Exclusive

    President Barack Obama wrote an exclusive article for ESPN.com on his trip to Cuba to watch the Tampa Bay Rays face the Cuban national team Tuesday at Havana's Estadio Latinoamericano, ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 6,482 reads 66 comments