1. MLB Teams That Are Foolish to Consider Themselves Trade Deadline Buyers

    No team likes to consider itself out of contention, especially when the standings say that, with a hot streak and a bit of luck, a team could find itself leading in its league's respective playoff race...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 hours ago 789 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game 2014: Full List of Participants

    Most fans will be looking forward to the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, but on Sunday, July 13, another exciting tradition will be rekindled during the MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 12 hours ago 479 reads 0 comments

  3. 2014 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete Lineups for American and National Leagues

    Baseball is a sport steeped in tradition, and the 2014 edition of the MLB All-Star Game has the unenviable honor of trying to live up to the high standards of the annual event...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 12 hours ago 3,713 reads 0 comments

  4. Pitching vs. Yankees, 2012 Comparisons and Showalter's Retort

    The New York Yankees typically are known as a patient team at the plate, one that works counts and fouls off pitches to extend opponents' pitch counts...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 12 hours ago 87 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB All-Star Lineup 2014: Predicting Stars Likely to Shine at Target Field

    Predicting the MVP of the MLB All-Star Game is like sticking your hand in a beehive and trying to guess which of the little suckers is going to sting you first. There's probably some rhyme or reason to it, but mostly, it's pretty random...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 hours ago 386 reads 0 comments

  6. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: First-Time Selections Who Will Become Mainstays

    The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will take place Tuesday from Target Field in Minneapolis. While Derek Jeter will be participating in his 14th and final All-Star Game, there's a large ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 hours ago 299 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Futures Game 2014: Top Prospects to Watch in Annual Showcase

    All-Star Week isn't only for Major League Baseball veterans. The 2014 Futures Game kicks off Sunday's action at Target Field with many of the world's most talented up-and-coming players set to take center stage...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 14 hours ago 162 reads 0 comments

  8. MLB All-Star Voting 2014: Full Results and Breakdown of Final Vote Spots

    This season isn't looking too great for the Chicago Cubs or Chicago White Sox in the standings, but the two teams sure know how to engineer an online campaign to get their stars to the MLB All-Star Game...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 14 hours ago 781 reads 0 comments

  9. 2014 MLB All Star Game: Ranking Top MVP Candidates for Midsummer Classic

    The winner of the All-Star Game MVP award is more unpredictable than the regular-season award. If you look at the last 10 years, there's been a diverse mix of elite superstars, one-year wonders and retiring closers who have been bestowed the honor...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 hours ago 468 reads 0 comments

  10. Biggest Takeaways from This Week's MLB Action

    The final weekend of the first half of the season is upon us, baseball fans. Unlike many years, the sport didn't coast into the All-Star break this time around...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 15 hours ago 6,160 reads 39 comments

  11. Home Run Derby 2014: Contestants Whose Power Will Humble Target Field

    We are in awe of the incredible feats of strength Major League Baseball players show, both in games and during batting practice, but not all power is created equal...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 hours ago 547 reads 0 comments

  12. Is Tim Lincecum's Recent Hot Stretch a Career Revival or Mirage?

    Tim Lincecum did it again. The San Francisco Giants right-hander won his fourth straight start by holding the National League West rival Arizona Diamondbacks scoreless over seven innings at AT&T Park on Friday night...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 19 hours ago 8,930 reads 71 comments

  13. King Felix Crowns Oakland in Seattle's 3-2 Win

    SEATTLE -- Felix Hernandez outpitched Jeff Samardzija, Robinson Cano hit a go-ahead double and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Friday night. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 19 hours ago 221 reads 0 comments

  14. Cards Crush Four Homers in Come-from-Behind Victory in Milwaukee

    Cardinals manager Mike Matheny preaches that every game is as important as every other game, no matter the time, place or opponent...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 127 reads 0 comments

  15. Death in Milwaukee Brewers Family Cast Pall over Loss

    On the field, the Milwaukee Brewers suffered their 10th loss in 11 games, surrendering a 6-0 lead in a 7-6 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 624 reads 0 comments

  16. Quentin's 3 RBIs Help Padres Beat Dodgers 6-3

    Carlos Quentin drove in three runs, Alexi Amarista homered and Jesse Hahn pitched six solid innings, leading the San Diego Padres to a 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments

  17. Nick Punto, Bob Melvin Ejected After Game-Ending Strikeout

    The Mariners beat the Athletics 3-2 on Friday night, ending the game with a contested strikeout by closer Fernando Rodney, getting Oakland's a Nick Punto looking to end the game with the tying run on third base...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 932 reads 2 comments

  18. Lincecum Stays Sharp, Giants Blank D'backs

    Tim Lincecum and two relievers combined on a five-hitter, and Lincecum drove in a run with a safety squeeze, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-0 on Friday night...

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  19. Hanley Ramirez out of Dodgers' Lineup After Cortisone Shot

    The Dodgers will rest Hanley Ramirez after the shortstop received a cortisone shot in his right shoulder Thursday night, Manager Don Mattingly said Friday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 65 reads 0 comments

  20. Vazquez Has 3 RBIs to Help Red Sox over Astros 8-3

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  21. Justin Morneau Faces Swirl of Emotions in Return to Minnesota

    Consider this weekend a trial run for the wave of emotions Justin Morneau will experience Monday night at Target Field...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 57 reads 0 comments

  22. Miami Marlins Starter Henderson Alvarez Hit Hard in Loss to New York Mets

    It had to end sometime. Henderson Alvarez's team-record run of leading the Marlins to victories in 10 consecutive starts came to a halt Friday night with a series of thumps...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 hours ago 16 reads 0 comments

  23. King Felix Crowns Oakland in Seattle's 3-2 Win

    SEATTLE -- Felix Hernandez outpitched Jeff Samardzija, Robinson Cano hit a go-ahead double and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Friday night. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 21 hours ago 1,139 reads 0 comments

  24. Marlins Lose First Alvarez Start Since May 16

    The Marlins losing a Henderson Alvarez game was surprising. They were 10-0 in Alvarez's last 10 starts and 12-1 over his last 13...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  25. Wheeler Rolls into All-Star Break

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 hours ago 93 reads 0 comments