1. Chris Sale Comments on Suspension, Future with White Sox

    Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale has dominated MLB headlines in the dog days of summer, both as a potential trade target and someone who reportedly cut up his team's throwback uniforms instead of wearing one when he was scheduled to pitch Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 247,408 reads 91 comments

  2. Yankees Wise to Sell, Hit Home Run with Aroldis Chapman Trade

    The New York Yankees are officially trade-deadline sellers. They announced as much by shipping hard-throwing closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 161,000 reads 301 comments

  3. Edinson Volquez Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Royals Pitcher

    Eight games out in the American League Central and six games back in the wild-card race, the Kansas City Royals may shop starting pitcher Edinson Volquez ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 3,015 reads 5 comments

  4. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Aroldis Chapman, Chris Sale and More

    The 2016 MLB trade deadline is Aug. 1, which leaves a bit of time for trade chatter to circulate before the biggest deals go down. At the center of the current buzz are several pitchers with varying roles...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 days ago 1,814 reads 0 comments

  5. Aroldis Chapman to Cubs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Months after acquiring him in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds , the New York Yankees shipped closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 130,504 reads 400 comments

  6. Ivan Nova Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Yankees Pitcher

    The New York Yankees are reportedly interested in trading starting pitcher Ivan Nova , according to ESPN The Magazine 's Buster Olney , who cited rival executives Monday. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 15,358 reads 16 comments

  7. Ken Griffey Jr. Is the 1st No. 1 Overall Pick to Be Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Fact: Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. He is the first No. 1 overall pick to be enshrined at Cooperstown...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 days ago 28,901 reads 41 comments

  8. Huston Street Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Angels Star

    With the Los Angeles Angels struggling this season at 43-55 and falling out of the postseason race, the team could become sellers before the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 5,382 reads 6 comments

  9. MLB Trade Deadline 2016: Complete Predictions 1 Week from Deadline Day

    A year ago, Yoenis Cespedes, Gerardo Parra, David Price and Ben Revere were some of the biggest names to change hands at the trade deadline. This year, Chris Archer, Jay Bruce, Wade Davis and Chris Sale are among the biggest being bandied about...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 3 days ago 185,191 reads 248 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Pre-Trade Deadline

    We are now just one week away from the 2016 MLB trade deadline, and the rumor mill is in full swing as all 30 teams decide what to do ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 78,002 reads 204 comments

  11. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Latest 2016 Trade Chatter

    The talk has been going on for at least a month. Many fans thought the New York Yankees, rich in relief pitching but too far down in the standings, would be willing to trade some of their assets before the Aug...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 days ago 1,487 reads 0 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 17

    A proactive fantasy baseball manager already has an eye ahead to August 1's MLB trade deadline. The moves are bound to create new opportunities by way of playing time and role improvements...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 days ago 12,346 reads 5 comments

  13. Slumping Giants Look Vulnerable Atop NL Hierarchy

    The San Francisco Giants didn't limp into the second half of the 2016 MLB season. That's far too kind. Rather, San Francisco stumbled and crashed like Chris Farley's Matt Foley into an ill-fated coffee table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 9,391 reads 30 comments

  14. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Solidifies Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. Now that they've acquired flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 66,519 reads 237 comments

  15. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 48,009 reads 147 comments

  16. Of Backward Caps and 9/11: Memories Stir as Griffey and Piazza Join Immortals

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Tears began flowing immediately. Like, we’re talking instantly. Hall of Fame inductions always are emotional. But this one, what a weepfest. And it was absolutely, sniff, touching...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 days ago 111,051 reads 41 comments

  17. MLB Players Honor New Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. with Custom Cleats

    Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, and current players took notice...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 days ago 10,509 reads 13 comments

  18. Derek Norris Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres Catcher

    The San Diego Padres are not realistic contenders as the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaches, and they are reportedly looking to trade catcher Derek Norris as part of a selling effort, per Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 5,950 reads 9 comments

  19. Alex Bregman Recalled by Astros: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros turned to the minor leagues for some help with the 2016 season's stretch run approaching...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 23,307 reads 49 comments

  20. Erick Aybar Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Braves SS

    As the Atlanta Braves continue their long-term rebuild, Erick Aybar is among a few veterans the team may move before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 17,812 reads 25 comments

  21. Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2016: Speech Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday in Cooperstown, New York. It was fitting that the pair would go in together, as they were two of the most captivating players in their generation...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 6,801 reads 7 comments

  22. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Shortstop's Heel and Return

    The Chicago Cubs announced shortstop Addison Russell suffered a left heel contusion Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 3,462 reads 1 comments

  23. Nelson Cruz Had at Least 7 RBI in a Game with 3 Different Teams

    Fact: Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz had seven RBI versus the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. He now has had at least seven RBI in a game with three different teams ( Texas Rangers , Baltimore Orioles and Mariners)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 days ago 11,517 reads 10 comments

  24. Shelby Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Diamondbacks Pitcher

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly informed other teams that starting pitcher Shelby Miller is on the trade block amid the pitcher's struggles this season. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 days ago 20,650 reads 93 comments

  25. Chris Sale Suspended for Clubhouse Incident: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox suspended pitcher Chris Sale on Sunday for five days due to a clubhouse incident occurring Saturday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 days ago 182,813 reads 80 comments