1. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Neck and Return

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was dealing with a stiff neck that kept him out of the lineup for multiple games amid reports he was also dealing with a shoulder injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 13,830 reads 34 comments

  2. Tim Lincecum Designated for Assignment by Angels: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels designated starting pitcher Tim Lincecum for assignment on August 6, per Pedro Moura of the Los Angeles Times . Lincecum started nine games for the Angels, recording a 2-6 record with a career-worst 9...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 28,050 reads 28 comments

  3. Tim Lincecum's Latest Flop Is End of Once-Great Starting Career

    It's finally time to admit something that's been increasingly apparent for five seasons now: Tim Lincecum is done as a major league starting pitcher. For now, it sure seems like he's started his last game for the Los Angeles Angels ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 30,847 reads 30 comments

  4. Giancarlo Stanton Hits 504-Foot Home Run

    Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton elected to swing at the first pitch he saw from Colorado Rockies starter Chad Bettis in the top of the fifth inning of Saturday's game...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 32,065 reads 8 comments

  5. Hunter Pence Fouls Ball Off His Face, Stays in the Game

    Fans will need to update those famous Hunter Pence signs following Saturday night. The San Francisco Giants outfielder fouled a pitch from Washington Nationals starter Stephen ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 26,158 reads 3 comments

  6. Mariners Lineup Wears Ken Griffey Jr.'s No. 24 for Batting Practice

    Ken Griffey Jr. wore No. 24 throughout his time with the Seattle Mariners . On Saturday night, the entire Seattle lineup is rocking that jersey one last time before the club retires it...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 1,348 reads 3 comments

  7. Sonny Gray Injury: Updates on Athletics Pitcher's Arm and Return

    Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray suffered a forearm injury during his start against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday and was placed on the 15-day disabled list. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,361 reads 3 comments

  8. Ryan Zimmerman Injury: Updates on Nationals 1B's Wrist and Return

    The Washington Nationals were without one of their key hitters and leaders, as first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Aug. 6 with a left wrist contusion...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 1,372 reads 1 comments

  9. Pat Venditte Reportedly to Mariners: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    Ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte has been dealt from the Toronto Blue Jays to the Seattle Mariners in a waiver trade. The Blue Jays officially announced the move, adding they will be receiving a player to be named later...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 10,048 reads 8 comments

  10. Hunter Cervenka Reportedly to Marlins: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    The Miami Marlins beefed up their bullpen Saturday, as they reportedly acquired reliever Hunter Cervenka in a trade with the Atlanta Braves. Tommy Stokke of FanRag Sports initially reported the trade...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 12,004 reads 6 comments

  11. Jean Segura Charged with Error for Tossing Brewers Rookie's 1st Hit to Dugout

    All Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Jean Segura was trying to do was be a nice guy to a player on his previous team, the Milwaukee Brewers. As a result, he wound up giving the opponent a couple of free bases...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 15,259 reads 12 comments

  12. Takeaways from MLB Week 18

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has largely been a mystery since he made his MLB debut in 2013. He has flashed unbelievable talent and athleticism that suggests he could be among baseball’s best to play the game...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 month ago 24,234 reads 40 comments

  13. Padres Under MLB Review for Exchanging Medical Information at Trade Deadline

    Major League Baseball is taking a closer look at the San Diego Padres following two of their recent trades prior to the August 1 deadline...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 7,133 reads 7 comments

  14. Phillies' Cameron Rupp Smashes Home Run into Petco Park Palm Tree

    They say to swing for the fences. Cameron Rupp did one better. He swung for the palm tree. While away at Petco Park, the Philadelphia Phillies catcher blasted a home run off ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 2,873 reads 0 comments

  15. Electric Rookie Trea Turner Providing Crucial Spark for Nationals

    For much of the season, the leadoff spot has been a barren wasteland for the Washington Nationals . Consider rookie Trea Turner an oasis in the nation's capital...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 8,243 reads 36 comments

  16. Colin Rea Injury: Updates on Padres Pitcher's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Colin Rea won't undergo Tommy John surgery after getting a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews, per Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune . It's unclear when he will return to the field...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 6,030 reads 11 comments

  17. A's Coach Michael Henriques Reportedly Suspended for Weight Room Hidden Camera

    Oakland Athletics strength and conditioning coach Michael Henriques is under investigation by Major League Baseball for reportedly spying on players and personnel...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 173,305 reads 45 comments

  18. Nate Schierholtz Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent outfielder Nate Schierholtz has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for violating the league's joint drug agreement...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 19,960 reads 9 comments

  19. Jonathan Lucroy Explains Decision to Veto Trade to Cleveland Indians

    New Texas Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy confirmed Friday his decision to veto a potential trade to the Cleveland Indians before the deadline was due to lingering uncertainty about the 2017 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 12,163 reads 56 comments

  20. Mark Teixeira Will Retire at End of Season: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Mired in the worst slump of his career, New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira announced his retirement from baseball Friday, effective at the end of the 2016 season, per ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 155,003 reads 121 comments

  21. Playing 'Contender or Pretender' for MLB Playoff Race with 2 Months Left

    Now that the trade deadline and its accompanying madness have come and gone, it's time for Major League Baseball's stretch run to whittle its playoff races down to 10 final teams. Time will be the final judge on that...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 57,807 reads 176 comments

  22. Giants' Aggressive Deadline Moves Will Take Down Dodgers in NL West Race

    To baseball fans east of the Mississippi River, San Francisco is a place where luck strikes in even years and baseballs splash into McCovey Cove. It isn’t until October that the San Francisco Giants crash sports pages around the country...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 month ago 27,489 reads 153 comments

  23. MLB Team of the Week: Carlos Gonzalez, Mike Napoli and Danny Duffy Star

    While you were feverishly following trade rumors ahead of Monday's non-waiver deadline and digesting the moves your club did (or didn't) make, another week of baseball action receded in the rearview...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 7,942 reads 24 comments

  24. Edwin Encarnacion Positioning Himself as the Prize Slugger of the MLB Offseason

    If you're a fan of star-studded Major League Baseball free-agent classes, I come bearing bad news. There's not going to be one this winter. Sorry. But hey, at least Edwin Encarnacion will be out there...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 17,732 reads 42 comments

  25. San Diego Padres Co-Owner Ron Fowler Comments on Matt Kemp Trade

    Just before the trade deadline, the San Diego Padres dealt the big contract of 31-year-old veteran outfielder Matt Kemp to the Atlanta Braves , ending his short stint with the club...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 15,533 reads 19 comments