1. Yu Darvish Hits 1st Career Home Run

    When Cincinnati Reds starter Tim Adleman grooved a 1-2 pitch over the heart of the plate to Yu Darvish in the fifth inning of Wednesday's game at Great American Ball Park, he probably ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 days ago 9,776 reads 3 comments

  2. Katie Ledecky Hilariously Hands Medals to Bryce Harper Before 1st Pitch

    American swimmer Katie Ledecky brought home four gold medals and a silver from the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper received a firsthand look at her prizes Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 days ago 276,935 reads 108 comments

  3. Madison Bumgarner Gave Up 5 ER to Dodgers on Tuesday, His Highest of the Season

    Fact: San Francisco Giants lefty Madison Bumgarner gave up five earned runs to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, his highest total of the 2016 season...

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  4. Updated 2016 MLB Playoff Chances with 6 Weeks Remaining

    There are roughly six weeks left in the 2016 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture is taking shape, there is still a lot to be decided before October. In the American League, there are 10 legitimate contenders remaining...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 50,130 reads 50 comments

  5. The 2016 MLB All-Breakout Team with 1 Month to Go

    It feels like it was only a few weeks ago that we were talking about potential breakout stars for the 2016 MLB season...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 5 days ago 41,370 reads 143 comments

  6. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Of Hot Red Sox, Cologne, Clubhouse Fights, Dog Days

    Ah, the dog days of August. Woof… 1. Sweltering Days in the AL East One last summer ice cream break, anyone, before the stretch run cranks up to an inferno? ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 5 days ago 34,196 reads 37 comments

  7. Resurgent Clay Buchholz Can Still Play Big Part in Red Sox's Title Hopes

    The Boston Red Sox need pitchers. On Tuesday, Clay Buchholz looked like a pitcher. It doesn't erase a season that can only be classified as rough, but it surely put smiles on faces in Beantown...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 19,005 reads 27 comments

  8. Seattle Mariners Divide into Squads, Host Intra-Team Olympics

    The Seattle Mariners have caught Olympic fever. Over the past few days, the team has run an M's Games competition, which includes basketball, pool, golf, fungo golf, foosball , tape toss, water balloon and pingpong ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 days ago 1,915 reads 1 comments

  9. Chris Tillman Injury: Updates on Orioles SP's Shoulder and Return

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman has been dealing with discomfort in his throwing shoulder that has forced him to the disabled list. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 days ago 1,875 reads 1 comments

  10. Jon Niese Injury: Updates on Mets SP's Knee and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Jon Niese left Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with pain in his left knee, per Adam Rubin of ESPN.com. He was placed on the disabled list after the game, and it's unclear when he'll return to the field...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1,851 reads 0 comments

  11. Andre Ethier Injury: Updates on Dodgers OF's Leg and Recovery

    Outfielder Andre Ethier hasn't played a regular-season game in 2016, but the Los Angeles Dodgers are hoping he will be able to contribute before the year is over. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 3,181 reads 5 comments

  12. Josh Hamilton Placed on Release Waivers by Rangers: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Texas Rangers have cut ties with Josh Hamilton after an injury-plagued season, although his career with the club might not be over...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 17,985 reads 16 comments

  13. Red Sox OF Andrew Benintendi Leaps over Fence to Rob Steven Souza of Home Run

    The Boston Red Sox have yet another rising star in their outfield. Promoted on Aug. 2, rookie Andrew Benintendi already boasts a .306/.353/.468 slash line and has made his presence felt in left field...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 365 reads 0 comments

  14. MLB Playoff Schedule 2016: Dates and TV Info Released

    With the 2016 Major League Baseball regular season quickly approaching its conclusion, the full playoff schedule was officially released Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 8,899 reads 29 comments

  15. Each MLB Team's Player Most Likely to Be Traded This Offseason

    Normally, the free-agent market commands the baseball universe's attention for most of the offseason. That's about to change...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 days ago 101,878 reads 87 comments

  16. Adrian Gonzalez Becomes 3rd Dodger to Hit 3 Home Runs in a Game Multiple Times

    Fact: Adrian Gonzalez hit three home runs on Monday, joining Duke Snider and Shawn Green as the only players in Dodgers history to have multiple games with at least three home runs*...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 days ago 1,957 reads 0 comments

  17. Kyle Hendricks Has Quietly Become Best Pitcher on MLB's Best Team

    Kyle Hendricks is like the frosting on a birthday cake. Peanut butter on toast. Hot fudge on a sundae. The Chicago Cub is the best starting pitcher on MLB 's top team, which stood 78-45 through Sunday's action...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 6 days ago 26,644 reads 58 comments

  18. 2016 MLB Awards Race: Odds Updates with 6 Weeks to Go

    Let's get this out of the way: Yes, there are only six weeks left in the 2016 MLB season. Kind of snuck up on you, didn't it? That means, among other things, we can get serious about the various awards races...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 44,364 reads 113 comments

  19. Gary Sanchez Sets Yankees Franchise Record with 8 Home Runs in 1st 19 Games

    The New York Yankees lost Monday’s game against the Seattle Mariners , 7-5, but not before rookie catcher Gary Sanchez made history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 14,007 reads 17 comments

  20. Red-Hot Adrian Gonzalez Adds Another Weapon to Dangerous Dodgers Offense

    Even with Adrian Gonzalez 's awesomeness meter at less than 100 percent for most of the season, the Los Angeles Dodgers haven't had much trouble hitting in 2016. Just imagine what they can do now that his meter is far past 100 percent...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 23,172 reads 19 comments

  21. MLB Betting Preview: San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Odds, Analysis

    The Los Angeles Dodgers (69-55) maintained their spot atop the National League West division standings Monday with an 18-9 drubbing of the Cincinnati Reds ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 7 days ago 1,781 reads 0 comments

  22. Billy Butler Injury: Updates on Athletics DH's Concussion and Return

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler was placed on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion Monday in the aftermath of an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia, per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 1,493 reads 5 comments

  23. Josh Reddick Removed from Dodgers Lineup After Injuring Finger on Hotel Door

    There are a number of ways a baseball player might injure a finger. Ordering room service at a hotel isn't traditionally one of them...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 days ago 9,424 reads 17 comments

  24. Billy Butler, Danny Valencia Fined by Athletics After Physical Altercation

    Oakland Athletics teammates Billy Butler and Danny Valencia got into a fight Friday, per Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 47,847 reads 52 comments

  25. Edwin Encarnacion Sued for Battery: Latest Details and Comments

    A woman is suing Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion for battery, TMZ Sports revealed on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 39,325 reads 0 comments