1. MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz on James Shields and More Ahead of Deadline

    It's all about the pitching on the MLB trade rumors market. The Chicago Cubs kicked off the festivities with the addition of Aroldis Chapman...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 2,265 reads 1 comments

  2. Mark Melancon Traded to Washington Nationals

    Pittsburgh Pirates closer Mark Melancon has been traded to the Washington Nationals, as first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 39,735 reads 168 comments

  3. Ichiro Suzuki Comments on 3,000 Hits, Pete Rose, Playing Future, More

    Ichiro Suzuki has been one of the biggest stars in Major League Baseball since his arrival in 2001. The Miami Marlins outfielder is on the verge of becoming the 30th player in ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 16,834 reads 45 comments

  4. MLB Trades 2016: Examining Most Intriguing Deals Heading into Deadline

    The rumors are flying quickly as we approach the Aug. 1 MLB trade deadline, and some big names could be on the move. There aren't a lot of teams looking to sell compared to past seasons...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 578 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Rumors: Top Trade Reports Entering 2016 Deadline Day

    The 2016 MLB trade deadline is approaching quickly, and teams are scrambling to fill their biggest needs. The non-waiver trade deadline is August 1 this year, pushed back a day from the usual deadline due to the fact that July 31 falls on a Sunday...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 1 day ago 2,177 reads 0 comments

  6. Ryan Braun Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers OF

    Outfielder Ryan Braun would make a good trade candidate, especially with the Milwaukee Brewers squarely in sell mode before the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline, as he's in the midst of another strong season ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 33,465 reads 29 comments

  7. Twins' Max Kepler Becomes 3rd Rookie with 8 Homers in July

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recently hit his eighth home run during the month of July, making this the first month in MLB history in which three rookies recorded eight or more homers, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN...

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  8. Desmond Becomes 4th Player to Hit 20 Homers as Both SS and CF

    Texas Rangers outfielder Ian Desmond hit his 20th home run of the season during Wednesday's 6-4 loss to the Oakland Athletics, becoming just the fourth player in major league history ...

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  9. Suzuki Doubles to Move Within 2 Hits of 3,000 for Career

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki hit a pinch-hit double in the seventh inning of Thursday's 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, giving him 2,998 career hits to move within just two of the 3,000-hit barrier, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 day ago 558 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Team of the Month, July: Josh Donaldson, David Ortiz and Joey Votto Star

    August might be the most important month on the baseball calendar. A hot-or-cold streak can improve—or destroy—a team's playoff chances, while it also represents the last ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 days ago 5,814 reads 21 comments

  11. Andrew Cashner, Colin Rea to Marlins: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The tenures of Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea with the San Diego Padres have come to an end, as the team announced the pitchers were traded to the Miami Marlins on Friday ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 19,790 reads 11 comments

  12. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Info on Jonathan Lucroy, David Robertson and More

    The MLB trade market is heating up as the deadline is now less than a week away. Contenders are scrambling to address their biggest needs before the August 1 deadline, and talks surrounding some of the biggest names are intensifying...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 2 days ago 1,500 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Trade Deadline 2016: Date, End Time, Hottest Rumors, Predictions and More

    Based on the latest buzz around the league, we could experience an exciting final few days before the MLB trade deadline...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 3,453 reads 0 comments

  14. Chris Archer Is a Forgotten Ace on the MLB Trade Market

    Choose your numbers carefully when evaluating what Chris Archer has become this season for the Tampa Bay Rays and what he could become in the future. The bloated ERA (4...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 days ago 85,216 reads 52 comments

  15. Full Final 2016 MLB Trade Deadline Predictions

    The clock ticking down to Major League Baseball's August 1 trade deadline doesn't have much time left on it. Meanwhile, plenty of teams still have holes to fill. That makes it easy to predict that the next few days are going to be interesting...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 170,566 reads 209 comments

  16. In a Wide-Open AL Cy Young Race, Why Not Cole Hamels?

    Cole Hamels never really came close to winning a Cy Young Award when he was in the National League . He placed in the voting four times, but never higher than fifth. The competition was just too good...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 31,798 reads 75 comments

  17. Eduardo Nunez to Giants: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Francisco Giants announced Thursday they acquired infielder Eduardo Nunez from the Minnesota Twins in return for minor league pitcher Adalberto Mejia. Entering Friday's slate of games, Nunez is batting ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 42,519 reads 104 comments

  18. Jon Jay Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Padres CF

    San Diego Padres outfielder Jon Jay is healing from a broken forearm he suffered after being hit by a pitch on June 19 against the Washington Nationals. But while he recovers, his name is floating around in trade talks...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 2,395 reads 0 comments

  19. Taijuan Walker Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Mariners Pitcher

    Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker hasn't appeared in a game since suffering a foot injury, but that doesn't mean he's exempt from trade talks. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 6,631 reads 20 comments

  20. Boone Logan Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Rockies Pitcher

    Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Boone Logan is enjoying one of the best seasons of his career, but he could be on his way out of town before Major League Baseball's Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 9,104 reads 7 comments

  21. Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return

    Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Luke Hochevar is headed to the 15-day disabled list due to thoracic outlet syndrome. He's expected to have surgery and miss the rest of the season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 1,420 reads 0 comments

  22. Familia Loses Streak of 52 Consecutive Successful Save Opportunities

    One day after losing his streak of 52 consecutive successful save opportunities, New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia shockingly blew another save in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies , per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  23. Padres Match Franchise Record with Home Run in 25th Straight Game

    The San Diego Padres tied a franchise record during Wednesday's 8-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays , hitting at least one home run as a team in a 25th consecutive game, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  24. Bruce Ties Reds Record with Home Run in 5th Straight Game

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce tied a franchise record during the seventh inning of Wednesday's 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants , hitting a home run in a fifth consecutive game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Updated 2016 Deadline Reports and Analysis

    About two-thirds of the teams around Major League Baseball are still within striking distance of a postseason berth heading into the Aug. 1 trade deadline. It should make for an entertaining couple of days as teams seek a deal to bolster their chances...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 1,244 reads 0 comments