1. Wade Boggs Wears Yankees World Series Ring to Red Sox Ceremony at Fenway Park

    The Boston Red Sox are set to retire Wade Boggs' No. 26 on Thursday night, but after what he did on Wednesday, the team may be rethinking that special honor. OK, maybe not...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 5 days ago 51,896 reads 84 comments

  2. Julio Urias Called Up by Dodgers: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are calling up pitcher Julio Urias to make his MLB debut Friday against the New York Mets , the team announced Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 days ago 104,950 reads 34 comments

  3. 1 Potential 2016 Trade Idea for All 30 MLB Teams Heading into June

    The MLB trade market generally doesn't heat up until the beginning of July, but it's never too early to start speculating about some potential deals that teams could explore...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 157,741 reads 144 comments

  4. Chase Utley Showing MLB, Dodgers He Has More Left in the Tank

    Even without a career that includes six All-Star appearances, four Silver Sluggers and three seasons in which he finished in the top 10 in NL MVP voting, Chase Utley would forever remain in the baseball lexicon...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 days ago 11,189 reads 22 comments

  5. 2016 MLB Rookie of the Year Stock Watch, May Edition

    Another year, another season of Major League Baseball having more talented rookies than it knows what to do with. And if nothing else, that makes for enticing Rookie of the Year races...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 40,047 reads 78 comments

  6. Is 2009 or 2014 Spending Spree More to Blame for Yankees' Payroll Mess?

    Zero. That's how many dollars the New York Yankees spent on major league free agents this winter. Considering they've got MLB 's second-highest payroll and a well-earned reputation for cutting cartoonish checks, that's sort of a big deal...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 16,835 reads 80 comments

  7. Xander Bogaerts Quietly Becoming Crown Jewel of Red Sox's Homegrown Bumper Crop

    It's too obvious to call Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts an X-factor (get it?). And it's an understatement to simply call him a factor in Boston's rise to the top of the American League East standings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 16,833 reads 44 comments

  8. Brandon Belt Injury: Updates on Giants 1B's Ankle and Return

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt suffered an ankle injury on May 25 against the San Diego Padres . However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 4,956 reads 4 comments

  9. Vin Scully Declines Offer to Take Part in Broadcasting 2016 MLB All-Star Game

    Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully , who is in his 67th and final season calling games, has declined Fox Sports' offer to work the MLB All-Star Game on July 12 in San Diego, SI...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 days ago 11,249 reads 21 comments

  10. Phillies' Odubel Herrera Smashes 3-Run Homer, Celebrates with Bat Flip

    One is fun. Two is twice as nice. And three? That's the number of runs the Philadelphia Phillies earned off a scorching Odubel Herrera homer over the right field wall...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 days ago 24,061 reads 7 comments

  11. Nomar Mazara Crushes Longest Home Run of the Season

    Nomar Mazara has a big bat. The Texas Rangers rookie drove a 1-1 offering from Los Angeles Angels left-hander Hector Santiago deep into the right field upper deck ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 days ago 21,075 reads 26 comments

  12. Terry Collins, John Ricco Comment on Matt Harvey's Struggles

    After considering demoting starting pitcher Matt Harvey to the minor leagues, the New York Mets ' leadership has agreed to stick with him at the MLB level. ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 days ago 601 reads 0 comments

  13. Kershaw Earns 3rd Shutout in May, Could Be Headed for 4th NL Cy Young Award

    Following Monday's outing against the Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw had thrown as many shutouts (3) in the month of May as the rest of MLB combined, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 days ago 173 reads 0 comments

  14. Scott Miller's Starting 9: From Email to Starbucks, You're Fired!

    Psst, may I have your Delta frequent flier number before we begin, please?... 1. Of Emails, One-Way Flights and Fredi Gonzalez & Friends Knives are never sharp enough ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 6 days ago 242,888 reads 44 comments

  15. Crucial MLB Questions Left Unanswered After Season's First 2 Months

    It seems as if Opening Day was only a few weeks ago, but here we sit, with Memorial Day fast approaching and nearly two months of baseball's regular season already behind us. Time flies, whether you're having fun or not...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 days ago 10,855 reads 41 comments

  16. Yasiel Puig Pulled by Dave Roberts After Not Running out Single vs. Reds

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was removed from the team's 8-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night, and a perceived lack of effort was the reasoning provided by manager Dave Roberts...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 22,877 reads 16 comments

  17. Offseason MLB Moves That Look Like Steals 2 Months into 2016

    We're nearly two months into the 2016 MLB season, and several under-the-radar offseason moves have paid huge dividends beyond reasonable expectations. With the way clubs spend for top talent, a star free agent will virtually never become a bargain...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 33,965 reads 51 comments

  18. Is Aledmys Diaz the Next in Long Line of MLB's Shortstop Stars?

    Aledmys Diaz has already done one thing that's hard to do in today's MLB : emerge as a surprise star. Now all he needs to do is prove this is for real. For the moment, the St...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 11,971 reads 40 comments

  19. Matt Harvey's Nightmare Plunge to Rock Bottom Should Force Mets' Hand

    Matt Harvey , the one they call the "Dark Knight of Gotham," has become a riddle in need of a solution. For the New York Mets , that should involve taking him off the mound. At least for a little while...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 32,950 reads 81 comments

  20. Brandon Phillips' 2-Year-Old Son Takes BP Cuts Before Game, Races Billy Hamilton

    This little fella is clearly the son of a major league ballplayer. Two-year-old Micah, whose father is Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips , took batting practice cuts before Cincy fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 on Monday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 days ago 12,423 reads 10 comments

  21. Carlos Correa Can Learn from Mike Trout, Bryce Harper in Own Contract Future

    Carlos Correa is going to get paid like a superstar. That much we can assert. The only question the Houston Astros shortstop has to answer is, when and by whom? It's a weighty decision, one that will impact the arc of Correa's big league career...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 15,411 reads 19 comments

  22. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Week 8 News, Rumors and Speculation

    It's official: Baseball's rumor mill is back in business. We've seen a slew of rumors and speculation make the rounds over the past week, some of it driven by untimely injuries and some by a lack of production...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 7 days ago 67,585 reads 76 comments

  23. Corey Seager Is Already Beginning Transition from Top Prospect to MLB Star

    Not even the best young ballplayers can escape humility forever. For proof, look no further than the wall Corey Seager hit in his first April as a major leaguer...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 40,527 reads 72 comments

  24. 2016 MLB Draft Prospects: Ranking the Top Sleeper at Every Position

    The 2016 MLB draft is rapidly approaching, as the three-day event begins on June 9. There's been plenty of talk about who the Philadelphia Phillies might grab with the No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 17,405 reads 14 comments

  25. Angel Pagan Injury: Updates on Giants OF's Hamstring and Return

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan left Monday's win after suffering a hamstring strain. He was placed on the disabled list on Tuesday, and it's unclear when he'll return to the field...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 3,636 reads 14 comments