1. Predicting How Final 2016 MLB Playoff Race Weekend Will Play Out

    This thing isn't over yet. Yes, with a scant four days remaining in the 2016 MLB regular season, many races have been decided. The Chicago Cubs have wrapped up the National League Central and the NL's best record...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 days ago 19,263 reads 31 comments

  2. Mike Trout Injury: Updates on Angels Star's Shoulder and Return

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the Oakland Athletics with an injury after being hit by a pitch. However, he is not expected to miss game time...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 6,181 reads 12 comments

  3. Jake Arrieta Has Gone from NL Cy Young Winner to Just Another Guy

    Through the first two months of the MLB season, it seemed as if Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta was cruising toward a nine-figure contract and recognition as one of baseball’s best at his position...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 2 days ago 42,691 reads 124 comments

  4. Padres OF Hunter Renfroe Blasts Home Run on Top of Western Metal Supply Building

    Yeah, Hunter Renfroe got all of that one. On Wednesday, the San Diego Padres outfielder blasted a two-run homer off Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Jose De Leon in the third inning...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 days ago 10,725 reads 4 comments

  5. Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre Plays Patty-Cake on Base with Brewers SS Orlando Arcia

    Texas Rangers veteran third baseman Adrian Beltre had some childlike fun during an 8-5 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. After clubbing a double, the 37-year-old slid into second base and played patty-cake on the bag...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 days ago 4,096 reads 0 comments

  6. Red Sox Clinch AL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Boston Red Sox clinched their eighth American League East division title on Wednesday thanks to the Baltimore Orioles ' 3-2 win over the second-place Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 days ago 5,240 reads 43 comments

  7. Mariners Make Rookies Dress Up in Costumes: Dae-Ho Lee Goes as Kool-Aid Man

    Rookies have to dress up sometimes. That’s just how it goes. On Wednesday, the Seattle Mariners razzed their first-year players, and 34-year-old first baseman Dae -Ho Lee sported a Kool -Aid Man outfit...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 days ago 2,659 reads 2 comments

  8. Giants' Posey Goes Deep for 1,000th Hit of MLB Career

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey reached the 1,000 career hit milestone in impressive fashion, doing the deed with a solo home run in the fifth inning of Tuesday's 12-3 win over the Colorado Rockies, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  9. Gary Sanchez Ties Record for Fastest to Reach 20 Career Home Runs

    New York Yankees rookie catcher Gary Sanchez hit his 20th home run of the season (and his career) in Tuesday's 6-4 win over the Boston Red Sox , tying Wally Berger's record for ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 345 reads 1 comments

  10. Cabrera Reaches 30 Home Runs, 100 RBI for 10th Time

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera recorded his 100th RBI of the season in Tuesday's 12-0 win over the Cleveland Indians, becoming one of 11 players in major league history ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 153 reads 0 comments

  11. Theo Epstein, Cubs Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs and President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein reportedly agreed to a long-term contract extension Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 14,066 reads 27 comments

  12. Pete Rose Sends Petition to Baseball Hall of Fame to Be Included on Ballot

    Pete Rose is making his case to the Baseball Hall of Fame in an effort to get on the ballot 27 years after agreeing to a permanent ban from Major League Baseball for betting on games during his time as a player and manager for the Cincinnati Reds...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 4,286 reads 22 comments

  13. Jose Fernandez Celebrated at Funeral, Public Memorial in Miami

    A public memorial service was held Wednesday for former Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez , and his family and friends held a private service Thursday. The 24-year-old died Sunday morning in a boating accident...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 28,702 reads 11 comments

  14. Tim Tebow vs. Cardinals: Stats, Highlights, Reaction from Instructional League

    Tim Tebow took his next steps toward trying to reach Major League Baseball by going 1-for-6 with a solo home run in his first instructional league game as a member of the New York Mets against the St...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 17,550 reads 9 comments

  15. David Ortiz Speaks on Steroids, Retirement, More in Sports Illustrated Interview

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz , who is retiring after the 2016 season, spoke with Sports Illustrated 's Tom Verducci about retiring, steroids, his approach to the game and more in a lengthy interview...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 3,659 reads 8 comments

  16. Mets OF Tim Tebow Homers on 1st Pitch He Sees in Instructional League

    Tim Tebow's professional baseball career could not have gotten off to a better start. In his Instructional League debut Wednesday, the New York Mets prospect homered on the first pitch he saw...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 302,428 reads 16 comments

  17. David Ortiz Manages to Go Undercover in Boston as Lyft Driver

    It seems hard to believe that any disguise would be enough to make Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz go unrecognized in Beantown , but lo and behold, it happened...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 30,454 reads 19 comments

  18. Young Fan Gets Hit by Foul Ball, Mets Players Sign Ball to Make It Up to Him

    After seeing a young fan behind their dugout get hit by a foul ball, New York Mets players came together to make it up to the fan and turn the experience around...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 19,380 reads 7 comments

  19. Buster Posey Is 1st Player to Get 1st 1,000 Hits with Giants Since Rich Aurilia

    Fact: Buster Posey recorded his 1,000th career hit with a home run in the Giants' 12-1 win over the Rockies on Tuesday night. He is the first player to get his first 1,000 hits with the Giants since Rich Aurilia in 2003...

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  20. Jose Fernandez Once Asked a Crying Kid for His Autograph

    It's fairly common for baseball players to go over to the stands before a game and sign autographs for fans. What's a little more unusual, however, is for a player to ask a fan for an autograph...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 53,727 reads 58 comments

  21. 2017 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Jose Bautista and More

    The MLB postseason is quickly approaching, but many teams around the league already have their sights set on the offseason and potential improvements before the 2017 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 29,526 reads 38 comments

  22. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Vin Scully Writes Final Stanzas of Baseball Career

    I can fly higher than an eagle, for you are the wind beneath my wings... 1. Vin Scully and the Dodgers Match Walk-Offs One by one, we say goodbye to the greatest summers of our lives...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 days ago 30,240 reads 38 comments

  23. NL Playoff Standings 2016: Latest Wild Card Info, Team Records and More

    With the three National League division races wrapped up and the top record in the league already well in hand, the remaining drama in the dwindling days of the 2016 regular season stems from the wild-card race...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 days ago 2,971 reads 0 comments

  24. Updated 2016 MLB Playoff Odds with 5 Days to Go

    Less than a week remains in the 2016 MLB regular season, and there are still a handful of playoff spots up for grabs...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 3,884 reads 0 comments

  25. AL Playoff Standings 2016: Latest Wild-Card Info, Team Records and More

    There was no celebration for the Boston Red Sox in Yankee Stadium Tuesday night, as the AL East leaders saw their 11-game winning streak go by the board in a 6-4 loss to the New York Yankees...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 days ago 6,159 reads 0 comments