1. Gary Sanchez Sets Yankees Franchise Record with 8 Home Runs in 1st 19 Games

    The New York Yankees lost Monday’s game against the Seattle Mariners , 7-5, but not before rookie catcher Gary Sanchez made history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 13,871 reads 17 comments

  2. Red-Hot Adrian Gonzalez Adds Another Weapon to Dangerous Dodgers Offense

    Even with Adrian Gonzalez 's awesomeness meter at less than 100 percent for most of the season, the Los Angeles Dodgers haven't had much trouble hitting in 2016. Just imagine what they can do now that his meter is far past 100 percent...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 22,960 reads 19 comments

  3. MLB Betting Preview: San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Odds, Analysis

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (69-55) maintained their spot atop the National League West division standings Monday with an 18-9 drubbing of the Cincinnati Reds ...

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  4. Billy Butler Injury: Updates on Athletics DH's Concussion and Return

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler was placed on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion Monday in the aftermath of an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia, per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1,465 reads 5 comments

  5. Josh Reddick Removed from Dodgers Lineup After Injuring Finger on Hotel Door

    There are a number of ways a baseball player might injure a finger. Ordering room service at a hotel isn't traditionally one of them...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 9,334 reads 17 comments

  6. Billy Butler, Danny Valencia Fined by Athletics After Physical Altercation

    Oakland Athletics teammates Billy Butler and Danny Valencia got into a fight Friday, per Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 46,436 reads 51 comments

  7. Edwin Encarnacion Sued for Battery: Latest Details and Comments

    A woman is suing Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion for battery, TMZ Sports revealed on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 38,912 reads 0 comments

  8. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Elbow and Return

    The Washington Nationals have placed pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow soreness. It is uncertain when he will return to the rotation. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 5,191 reads 16 comments

  9. Ambidextrous Pitcher Ryan Perez Throws over 90 mph with Both Arms

    Ryan Perez is one of the only ambidextrous pitchers in professional baseball. He has hit speeds over 90 mph with both of his hands. Watch as Perez shows off his talents in the video above...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 3 days ago 36,533 reads 32 comments

  10. Darryl Strawberry Calls Dwight Gooden a 'Junkie-Addict' in NYDN Exclusive

    Earlier this year, Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry were the subjects of an ESPN 30 for 30 that portrayed their downfall from burgeoning superstars to troubled drug addicts...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 59,186 reads 55 comments

  11. Rougned Odor: The Fighting Roots of a Venezuelan Cowboy

    One punch Flashpoints arrive frequently and violently as young Texas second baseman Rougned Odor spars his way through the early stages of a career that teammate Elvis Andrus swears will lead him one day straight into the Hall of Fame...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 days ago 275,099 reads 169 comments

  12. MLB Power Rankings: An Updated Look at Where All 30 Teams Stand

    With little more than a month remaining in the 2016 MLB regular season, plenty still needs to be figured out before the postseason begins...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 84,874 reads 206 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 21

    Not every fantasy baseball pickup needs to be flashy. When hunkering down for a title run, owners just need players who get the job done. Most of this week's waiver-wire recommendations meet that mold...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 days ago 9,618 reads 0 comments

  14. Giants' Dog-Costume Contest Winner Sports Johnny Cueto-Style Orange Dreadlocks

    The San Francisco Giants ' costume contest has gone to the dogs—literally. A number of pups showed off their finest Giants gear prior to San Francisco's game against the ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 4 days ago 989 reads 0 comments

  15. World Champion Royals Streaking Back into Playoff Contention

    Here come the champs. Make it eight straight for the Kansas City Royals , who beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Sunday to continue their winning ways and creep closer in the American League wild-card scramble...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 18,451 reads 55 comments

  16. Justin Upton Celebrates Would-Be HR, Gets Only a Double After Ball Hits Wall

    So close, Justin Upton . With his Detroit Tigers looking to overcome a 3-2 deficit in the ninth inning of Saturday's bout with the Boston Red Sox, the 28-year-old outfielder blasted a ball to center field...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 10,677 reads 1 comments

  17. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 20, Position by Position

    One of the great baseball scenes ever put to film comes courtesy of the Leslie Nielsen classic The Naked Gun , with Randy Newman's "I Love L.A." providing the background music...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 4 days ago 14,697 reads 16 comments

  18. David Ortiz Hands out Gum, Takes Selfie with Kids Before Hitting Home Run

    David Ortiz 's farewell tour has been fun. On Saturday, that continued when the Boston Red Sox slugger handed out pieces of gum to young fans sitting near the on-deck circle before stepping to the plate...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 3,079 reads 1 comments

  19. Clayton Kershaw, Rich Hill on the Comeback Trail at Perfect Time for Dodgers

    Just when the Los Angeles Dodgers have finally caught up with the San Francisco Giants , their starting pitching has gone and quit on them. Clayton Kershaw and Rich Hill, that's your cue to come back and fix everything...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 18,645 reads 21 comments

  20. Mets Fan Shows Off Bare Stomach Before Bartolo Colon Delivers Pitch

    A fan had an interesting way of showing his support for pitcher Bartolo Colon during Saturday's game between the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 days ago 16,497 reads 3 comments

  21. Carlos Gomez to Rangers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    It didn't take long for Carlos Gomez to find a new home. Saturday, the Texas Rangers struck a minor league deal with Gomez after he was placed on release waivers by the Houston Astros, according to MLB ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 15,056 reads 23 comments

  22. MLB Milestones, Records That Could Be Achieved Down the Stretch in 2016

    Alex Rodriguez left a monumental milestone on the table when he and the New York Yankees agreed to part ways. The polarizing star ended his Yankees tenure with 696 career home runs...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 642 reads 0 comments

  23. Takeaways from MLB Week 20

    The Washington Nationals lead the NL East largely because second baseman Daniel Murphy is having an MVP-caliber year...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 days ago 24,994 reads 75 comments

  24. Rick Porcello's Red Sox Resurgence Worth Every Penny of Big-Money Extension

    The days Rick Porcello doesn't start for the Boston Red Sox , they're barely a .500 team. It's true. The Sox are 19-6 in Porcello 's 25 starts, after their 10-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 days ago 24,713 reads 35 comments

  25. Nathan Eovaldi Injury: Updates on Yankees P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    The road to recovery for New York Yankees pitcher Nathan Eovaldi has begun after he underwent surgery on his right arm. Continue for updates. Eovaldi Has Tommy John Surgery Friday, Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 949 reads 0 comments