1. Eric O'Flaherty to Braves: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Eric O’Flaherty is returning to the Atlanta Braves . The veteran left-handed reliever, who spent five seasons in Atlanta, was traded from the Pittsburgh Pirates on ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 month ago 14,265 reads 5 comments

  2. Reds' Joey Votto Does LeBron James Chalk Toss Before Game vs. Indians

    With a game against the Cleveland Indians on tap Saturday, Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto got the crowd ready for the "Battle of Ohio: Arizona" in a fitting way. The LeBron James chalk toss...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 4,267 reads 7 comments

  3. Bleacher Report's 2016 Fantasy Baseball Draft Cheat Sheet

    After an offseason of research and preparation, it's finally here. It's time for your annual fantasy baseball draft, and what you need now is all of that offseason research and information at your fingertips in one easy, convenient article...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 26,918 reads 10 comments

  4. Fan Arrested for Running onto Field, Throwing Beer into Rays Dugout vs. Pirates

    Saturday's spring training game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Pittsburgh Pirates was interrupted by a fan storming onto McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Florida, and throwing a beer and soda can in the Rays dugout...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 40,665 reads 27 comments

  5. Will Smith Injury: Updates on Brewers Pitcher's Knee and Recovery

    Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Will Smith tore the LCL in his right knee and is expected to miss extended action as he recovers. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 320,099 reads 52 comments

  6. Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Hamstring and Return

    Coming off an injury-plagued 2015 season, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is fighting a hamstring injury. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 4,300 reads 14 comments

  7. MLB Spring Training 2016: Ranking the Most Alarming Superstar Performances

    Spring training really shouldn't be freakout season. But then, what the heck else are we supposed to do? Not freak out? No way, man. It can't be done. Especially not when so many superstar players don't look the part...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 127,644 reads 127 comments

  8. Fans Liken Storm That Ends Astros-Braves Game Early to the Apocalypse

    It's a bird...it's a plane...it's Independence Day ? The Atlanta Braves and Houston Astros had to call their spring training game early on Friday when some pretty daunting storm clouds rolled in during their 1-1 tie...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 350,321 reads 34 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs Host a Pair of Cute Bear Cubs During Arizona Spring Training

    Here's something the Kansas City Royals , Miami Marlins and Detroit Tigers likely shouldn't do...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 20,282 reads 32 comments

  10. Michael Brantley Injury: Updates on Indians OF's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley had been out all season due to offseason shoulder surgery, but he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Brantley Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 8,393 reads 8 comments

  11. James Shields Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres SP

    San Diego Padres starting pitcher James Shields has once again cropped up in trade rumors with the regular season rapidly approaching. Continue for updates. Shields Back on Trade Block Friday, Mar...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 30,781 reads 55 comments

  12. Pete Mackanin, Phillies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Friday they have signed manager Pete Mackanin to a new two-year contract for the 2016 and 2017 seasons...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 2,418 reads 5 comments

  13. Violators of Tobacco Laws Will Face Discipline from MLB Commissioner

    With opposition to the use of smokeless tobacco picking up steam at many of Major League Baseball's ballparks, it was revealed Friday that players, coaches and other personnel who violate anti-tobacco rules could be subject to league discipline...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 14,061 reads 45 comments

  14. Updating 2016 MLB Contenders' Biggest Needs as Spring Training Winds Down

    Spring training not only serves as training camp for MLB teams, but it provides general managers and coaching staffs the chance to evaluate their rosters and address any areas of need before the end of camp...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 29,770 reads 61 comments

  15. Bleacher Report's Bold Predictions for the 2016 MLB Season

    The great thing about the baseball season is we know we're in for seven months of surprises. The tough thing about making "bold" predictions is if we actually knew what was going to happen, it wouldn't be a surprise...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 98,595 reads 192 comments

  16. Yu Darvish Will Have Huge Impact on 2016 AL Playoff Picture

    Tommy John surgery has become as much a brand name as Band-Aid, Kleenex or Coke. We accept the once-experimental surgery as a surefire remedy to fix a pitcher’s arm...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 month ago 5,868 reads 9 comments

  17. Maikel Franco's Monstrous Spring Signals MLB's Next Big Hitting Star Has Arrived

    Maikel Franco has apparently decided on the Kris Bryant route to stardom: hit a whole bunch of dingers in spring training, and then keep right on slugging in the regular season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 57,434 reads 51 comments

  18. Updating the Hottest Questions of MLB Spring Training Week 6

    You're ready for the season to begin, and so is Madison Bumgarner. Oh, he may still have a few kinks to work out in terms of stuff or mechanics...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 17,135 reads 19 comments

  19. Jake Arrieta Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Thumb and Return

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is dealing with a blister on his right throwing hand, per Carrie Muskat of MLB .com. However, he is not expected to miss time during the regular reason...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 12,790 reads 37 comments

  20. Michael Conforto Injury: Updates on Mets OF's Back and Return

    New York Mets outfielder Michael Conforto left Wednesday's spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays because of back stiffness . Continue for updates. Conforto's Back Feeling Better Thursday, March 24 Conforto told MLB ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 1,511 reads 1 comments

  21. Diamondbacks Threaten to Move If Chase Field Doesn't Undergo Repairs

    Chase Field may be fewer than 20 years old, but the Arizona Diamondbacks are already considering playing elsewhere in the future...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 30,124 reads 63 comments

  22. Daniel Norris Injury: Updates on Tigers P's Back and Return

    According to Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, starting pitcher Daniel Norris has "nondisplaced fractures in [his] spinous process," per MLB .com's Jason Beck . Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 2,763 reads 2 comments

  23. Mike Schmidt Blasts Jose Bautista's Bat Flip, Antics

    Add Mike Schmidt to the list of Hall of Famers not impressed with Jose Bautista’s celebratory antics...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 month ago 12,017 reads 66 comments

  24. Ryan Braun Injury: Updates on Brewers Star's Back and Return

    Ryan Braun 's back flared up late in spring training, causing the Milwaukee Brewers to take him out of the lineup. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Braun in Lineup vs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 4,721 reads 5 comments

  25. Homer Bailey Injury: Updates on Reds SP's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey is continuing his recovery from Tommy John surgery , which he underwent in May 2015. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 1,824 reads 1 comments