1. Man Dies After Falling over Railing at Wrigley Field Following Cubs Game

    A 42-year-old Wheaton , Illinois, man died Wednesday after falling over a railing at Wrigley Field following the Chicago Cubs game against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday. According to Scott Gleeson of USA Today , Richard E...

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  2. Kevin Pillar Under Investigation After Yelling at Jason Motte During Loss

    Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar apologized publicly to Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte on Wednesday after yelling at him because of a perceived quick pitch...

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  3. Uber-Athletic Cuban Teen Luis Robert Is 1 of World's Best Baseball Prospects

    Luis Robert was 16 years old when he started playing against the big boys of Cuban baseball—just a kid when he debuted in the island's top league...

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  4. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Who Need to Step Up ASAP After Poor Starts

    The Chicago Cubs are not off to the dominant start many expected. The World Series champions are 20-19 with a plus-eight run differential through their first 39 games, leaving them in third place in the NL Central...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 12,271 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Metrics 101: Can Anyone Keep Up These Ridiculous Stat Paces?

    The first quarter of the 2017 MLB season is over. If the next three quarters look anything like it, there are going to be some wild numbers at the end of the year. But if ever there was a big "if," that's it...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 63,481 reads 0 comments

  6. New York Yankees: 5 Reasons to Believe They're True Playoff Contenders

    After pounding the Kansas City Royals 11-7 Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium, the New York Yankees sit at 24-13, tops in the American League East and good for the second-best record in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 15,284 reads 0 comments

  7. Miguel Cabrera Out 2-3 Days with Oblique Injury

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera suffered an oblique strain in batting practice that is expected to sideline him between two and three days, according to MLive.com's Evan Woodbery ...

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  8. Freddie Freeman Exits vs. Blue Jays with Wrist Injury

    Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman left Wednesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays with a wrist injury. David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution tweeted about the injury after Freeman was hit by a pitch...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 4,267 reads 0 comments

  9. Hal Steinbrenner Suggests Yankees Likely to Be Buyers at Trade Deadline

    With the New York Yankees leading the American League East entering play on Wednesday with a 23-13 record, principal owner Hal Steinbrenner suggested his team could be buyers at the trade deadline...

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  10. Jameson Taillon Tests Positive for Testicular Cancer

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has been cleared to resume light baseball activities after being diagnosed with testicular cancer. Per Stephen J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 16,706 reads 0 comments

  11. Gregory Polanco Placed on 10-Day DL by Pirates with Hamstring Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to a hamstring injury...

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  12. Bryce Harper Makes Nationals/Expos History with Incredible 35-Game Start

    Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper went 2-for-4 with a home run and a walk during Tuesday's 8-4 victory over the Pittsburg Pirates. In doing so, he raised his on-base percentage to ...

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  13. 2017 Playoff Odds for Every MLB Team at Season's Quarter Mark

    We've rumbled to the one-quarter mark of the 2017 MLB season. Nothing is decided, but a few things are beginning to come into focus. For example, all 30 clubs' chances of qualifying for the postseason...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 81,045 reads 0 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Still Younger Than Some Rookies as He Chases 2nd MVP

    Bradley Zimmer is the Cleveland Indians ' top prospect, the 19th-best prospect in all of baseball, according to MLB.com ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 11 days ago 14,191 reads 0 comments

  15. Boston Red Sox: David Price's Comeback Among 5 Reasons to Expect a Sox Breakout

    In no time at all, the 2017 season has knocked the Boston Red Sox down from heavy AL East favorites to a team struggling to stay above .500. Yet there are reasons for hope. There are probably more than five, but there are surely at least five...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 8,727 reads 0 comments

  16. Robinson Cano Placed on 10-Day DL with Quad Injury

    The Seattle Mariners announced second baseman Robinson Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday because of a right quad strain. The move is retroactive to Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 2,694 reads 0 comments

  17. Matt Cain Joins Elite Giants Company with Career Milestone Monday

    San Francisco Giants hurler Matt Cain allowed just one run on five hits and three walks over 6.2 innings in Monday's 8-4 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers...

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  18. Orioles Will Wear Special Uniforms on 'Celebrate Maryland Day'

    The Baltimore Orioles will hold "Celebrate Maryland Day" on Saturday when they host the Toronto Blue Jays at Camden Yards. While playing their American League East foes, the Orioles will don jerseys and hats designed to honor the state's flag...

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  19. Freddie Freeman Joins List of Elite Sluggers with Early-Season Power Surge

    Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman smashed his 13th home run of the season Monday evening, trailing just Hank Aaron (16) and Eddie Mathews (14) for the most dingers through ...

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  20. Yankees Fans Don't Realize They're Getting Interviewed by Aaron Judge

    Ever watch a superhero movie and wonder how citizens don't recognize a giant icon who merely traded a cape for glasses? Aaron Judge proved that such a simple ruse is feasible. Any true New York Yankees fan knows the rookie slugger, who is hitting ...

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  21. Alex Rodriguez to Join 'Shark Tank' Cast as Guest Judge

    Retired MLB superstar Alex Rodriguez will join the cast of ABC's Shark Tank as a guest judge starting in the fall season. Katherine Richter of People passed along the news Monday...

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  22. Testing the B.S. Meter on MLB's Most Shocking 1st-Quarter Breakouts

    Even by baseball standards, the first quarter of the 2017 MLB season has been full of surprises. But rather than gush over them, let's ask the blunt question: What's for real and ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 52,743 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Trade Market Watch: Predicting the Biggest Names Who'll Be Up for Grabs

    We're still two-and-a-half months from the non-waiver trade deadline, but it's never too early to start getting a feel for what the summer trade market might look like...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 133,154 reads 0 comments

  24. What is Really Wrong with the Champion Chicago Cubs?

    Chicago Cubs fans know angst. Even after watching their team end the most infamous title drought in professional sports, the North Side faithful have deep reserves of nervous discontent...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 days ago 46,787 reads 0 comments

  25. Alex Rodriguez Skips Derek Jeter Jersey Retirement to Eat with Jennifer Lopez

    Alex Rodriguez had things to do other than support his ex-teammate Derek Jeter on Sunday. Jeter was honored with a jersey retirement ceremony at Yankee Stadium, which was packed with fans of No...

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