1. Aaron Hill to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Aaron Hill signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Friday. According to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle , Hill will earn $2 million plus incentives in 2017 if he makes the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 5,468 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Trade Whispers as Pitchers and Catchers Report

    Spring training may have started, leaving the prime time of the MLB hot stove in its wake, but some leftover trade rumors are still floating around the mill. Here's a look at three names making some news, along with analysis...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 days ago 3,276 reads 0 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball 2017 Preview: Sleepers, Predictions and Position Rankings

    It's that time of year, fantasy baseball fans. Maybe you're fresh off a fantasy title from a year ago and looking to prove baseball-knowledge supremacy over the rest of your league with a repeat performance...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 32,383 reads 0 comments

  4. Los Angeles Dodgers: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    We can be blunt about what it means to be a non-roster invitee in Los Angeles Dodgers camp this spring: It's a long climb to the 25-man roster. If there's one thing this year's Dodgers have, it's depth...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 13,371 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Pitchers Ready for a Big Strikeout Surge This Season

    There's no ignoring the recent craze , so let's go ahead and say it: Strikeouts make the pitching world go 'round. Who's ready for more in 2017? Well, I know you are, Mr...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 21,954 reads 0 comments

  6. Alex Reyes Injury Shakes Up the 2017 NL Wild-Card Picture

    Alex Reyes didn 't throw a major league pitch until August. He didn 't start a game the St. Louis Cardinals won until September. He still nearly carried the 2016 Cardinals into the postseason...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 days ago 11,093 reads 0 comments

  7. San Francisco Giants: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    The San Francisco Giants enter spring training with uncertainty in the outfield and an open competition for the backup infield spots...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 7,072 reads 0 comments

  8. Rays' Nick Franklin Works as Uber Driver During Offseasons

    Even though his $507,500 2016 salary is paltry by MLB standards, Tampa Bay Rays infielder Nick Franklin didn't necessarily need extra income. Yet he spent a few days during the offseason making side cash as an Uber driver...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 196,256 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Power Rankings at the Start of 2017 Spring Training

    Spring training is finally underway, and among other things, that means it's time for an updated version of our MLB power rankings. These rankings were last updated Jan...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 days ago 176,843 reads 0 comments

  10. New York Mets: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    Before anyone asks, the New York Mets did not extend Tim Tebow a non-roster invite to their major league camp for spring training. They did, however, extend invites to a bunch of guys who actually have a prayer of making the team...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 11,872 reads 0 comments

  11. The San Francisco Giants Scout Madison Bumgarner, Power Hitter

    There are pitchers who have to hit. There are pitchers who can hit. And then there's Madison Bumgarner . For the San Francisco Giants , the difference is just as easily confirmed by the senses as by the numbers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 22,625 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    Ah, the non-roster invitee —it's one of spring's most interesting creatures. Some are prospects getting a look. Others are journeymen castoffs destined to fall by the wayside...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 13,255 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB's Best Comeback Stories of 2017 Spring Training

    Everyone loves a good comeback story. Whether it's Rocky Balboa or Robert Downey Jr., we like to watch a guy pick himself up off the mat and start swinging again — literally, metaphorically, whatever...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 20,030 reads 0 comments

  14. Kushner Family Says Jeffrey Loria Becoming Ambassador Would Halt Marlins Sale

    The potential sale of the Miami Marlins could be on hold due to owner Jeffrey Loria's diplomatic future...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 10,838 reads 0 comments

  15. Free-Agent L.J. Hoes Suspended 50 Games for 2nd Positive Test for Drug of Abuse

    Free-agent outfielder L.J. Hoes has been suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for violating the league's drug policy. Per Dan Connolly of BaltimoreBaseball ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 6,257 reads 0 comments

  16. Phil Hughes Kept Removed Rib Following Surgery

    It appears Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes isn't ready to forget his awful 2016. The right-hander lost seven of 11 starts and had a record of 1-7 with a 5.95 ERA before his season ended early because of injury...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 days ago 24,362 reads 0 comments

  17. Anthony Rizzo Is Helping a Young Cubs Fan After Brutal Beating

    Watch the video above to see how Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is helping a young Cubs fan after a brutal beating...

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  18. Chris Sale Says Cutting White Sox Jerseys with Knife Was Mistake

    Former Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale , who was dealt to the Boston Red Sox as part of a blockbuster trade in December, said his highly publicized decision to destroy a set ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 7,227 reads 0 comments

  19. New York Yankees: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    The New York Yankees have arguably the best farm system in baseball right now, and it will be on full display this spring...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 21,900 reads 0 comments

  20. Boston Red Sox: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    The Boston Red Sox will open the 2017 season with as much talent as any team in baseball and among the favorites to win the AL pennant. As a result, there won't be many roster spots up for grabs this spring...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 15,554 reads 0 comments

  21. 15 Burning Questions for 2017 MLB Spring Training

    It's not true that the first burning question about spring training is, "Did you bring the sunscreen?" Not at all...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 days ago 71,347 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Stars Who Are About to Reach New Heights This Season

    Spring training is here, so you can expect to see a steady stream of articles that predict which MLB players will be breakout stars in 2017. It's that time of year. But what about post-breakout breakout stars? Ah, see, this is more of a niche...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 42,376 reads 0 comments

  23. Should MLB Consider Shortening Games to 8 Innings?

    Generally, people are afraid of change. In baseball, a sport more connected to its history and traditions than any other, the feeling is magnified. So the idea of eliminating the ninth inning will inevitably ruffle many feathers...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 7,208 reads 0 comments

  24. Mets Mascot Burns Pitcher Noah Syndergaard with Valentine's Day Joke

    New York Mets star pitcher Noah Syndergaard has had beef with the team's mascot before. Thor's feud with Mr. Met has been going on for almost an entire year...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 days ago 25,939 reads 0 comments

  25. Don Mattingly, Jeffrey Loria Lift Ban on Marlins Players' Facial Hair

    Following a consultation with owner Jeffrey Loria, Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly has lifted the team's ban on players sporting facial hair...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 1,563 reads 0 comments