1. MLB Team of the Week: Jose Altuve, Christian Yelich and Justin Verlander Star

    It was tempting to give Ken Griffey Jr. an honorary slot in Bleacher Report's latest MLB Team of the Week. The Kid will officially enter the Hall of Fame on Sunday, and even at age 46 he exemplifies everything that's fun and awesome about baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 13,363 reads 29 comments

  2. Could David Ortiz Cap Historic Farewell Season with AL MVP?

    Big Papi's been places. And done things. All-Star Games. Home Run Derbies. World Series. You name it. But about four months into David Ortiz 's final major league season, it's ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 41,822 reads 164 comments

  3. Clay Buchholz Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Red Sox Pitcher

    As MLB inches closer to its Aug. 1 trade deadline, Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz could find himself shipped out of town. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 days ago 11,713 reads 19 comments

  4. Matt Holliday Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Face and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday suffered a facial abrasion in his nose and upper lip area after being hit by a pitch in Thursday's game against the San Diego Padres ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 2,242 reads 0 comments

  5. CC Sabathia Wipes Out Trying to Throw a Pitch, Gets Called for a Balk

    CC Sabathia is a six-time All-Star, a former Cy Young Award winner and the proud owner of a nine-figure contract . Despite all of his career accomplishments, the New York Yankees southpaw is not immune to making an embarrassing gaffe on the mound...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 days ago 13,399 reads 6 comments

  6. Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Hamstring and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig suffered a hamstring injury on July 21 against the Washington Nationals . It is uncertain when he will return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 2,232 reads 7 comments

  7. Chris Archer Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rays SP

    Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer is reportedly generating interest ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline despite a lackluster first half of the 2016 season. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 24,641 reads 94 comments

  8. Chris Sale Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding White Sox SP

    With the Chicago White Sox continuing to plummet in the American League Central, Chris Sale's future has become a hot topic of conversation ahead of the Aug. 1 trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 135,445 reads 230 comments

  9. Hanley Ramirez Had His 1st Career 3-Homer Game on Wednesday

    Fact: Hanley Ramirez hit three home runs against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night, the first three-homer game of his career...

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  10. World Series Champion Royals Visit President Barack Obama at White House

    The reigning MLB champion Kansas City Royals will hope a visit Thursday to the White House with President Barack Obama to celebrate their 2015 World Series triumph can provide ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 8,481 reads 34 comments

  11. Bryce Harper Crushes 451-Foot Blast to 3rd Deck vs. Dodgers

    When certain MLB players make contact at the plate, the ball just seems to jump off the bat. Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is one of those players...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 days ago 15,014 reads 11 comments

  12. 2016 MLB Trade Deadline Predictions for Every Team

    We are now less than two weeks away from the Aug. 1 non-waiver MLB trade deadline, and the trade market is starting to heat up. There have already been a few notable deals since the All-Star break...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 days ago 226,287 reads 165 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Aroldis Chapman, Yasiel Puig and More

    There is no shortage of big names on the block as we head toward the 2016 MLB trade deadline on Aug. 1. As teams prepare for their playoff pushes, they want impact players who can make a difference for the rest of the regular season and beyond...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 3,777 reads 0 comments

  14. Playing Fact or Fiction with All of MLB's Hottest Week 15 Buzz, Rumors

    Trade season is upon us, and while the Boston Red Sox have been the most aggressive team thus far, swinging deals for a starting pitcher (Drew Pomeranz) and reliever (Brad Ziegler) in recent weeks, the rest of baseball is sure to catch up in no time...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 days ago 11,958 reads 65 comments

  15. Ken Griffey Jr.: MLB Relying on 'The Kid' to Make Baseball Cool for Kids Again

    They sit across the negotiating table as adversaries, but Rob Manfred and Tony Clark are also partners. As the commissioner of Major League Baseball and the head of its players ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 6 days ago 104,448 reads 78 comments

  16. Possible Clayton Kershaw Surgery Should Slam Brakes on Dodgers' Deadline Plans

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ' 2016 season is riding on Clayton Kershaw 's back. Literally. The 28-year-old ace left-hander landed on the 15-day disabled list June 30 with "mild disc herniation," per MLB...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 36,802 reads 61 comments

  17. Hanley Ramirez vs. Giants: Stats, Highlights and Reaction to 1B's 3-HR Game

    Boston Red Sox first baseman Hanley Ramirez sported a mere eight home runs in 2016 coming into Wednesday's game at Fenway Park against the San Francisco Giants , but he looked like a 50-homer presence in the lineup during his team's 11-7 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 10,821 reads 48 comments

  18. Shin-Soo Choo Injury: Updates on Rangers OF's Back and Return

    Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo is heading to the 15-day disabled list with a back injury, per Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram . Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 492 reads 0 comments

  19. Prince Fielder Injury: Updates on Rangers 1B's Neck and Recovery

    Prince Fielder 's dreadful 2016 season has taken another bad turn, with the Texas Rangers placing the former All-Star on the 15-day disabled list on July 20 because of neck problems...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 10,040 reads 59 comments

  20. Pikachu Appears to Flip Off Fans During 'Pokemon Go' Skit with Phillies Mascot

    The Phillie Phanatic caught the Pokemon Go fever but failed to catch Pikachu before it seemingly flipped off fans at Citizens Bank Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 days ago 9,815 reads 7 comments

  21. Mike Montgomery to Cubs for Dan Vogelbach: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs have addressed their need for help in the bullpen by acquiring left-hander Mike Montgomery from the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 33,584 reads 98 comments

  22. Jonathan Lucroy Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers Catcher

    With Major League Baseball's Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline looming, some big names could be on the trading block, including Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 days ago 24,893 reads 83 comments

  23. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on Teams Looking to Sell at the 2016 Trade Deadline

    July means sellers reign supreme in Major League Baseball . That rings true at least from an attention standpoint, as teams that are out of contention are ready to turn an eye to the future and make a splash...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 3,919 reads 0 comments

  24. Will Smith Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers Pitcher

    As one of Major League Baseball's best left-handed relievers over the past two seasons, Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Will Smith has come up in trade discussions ahead of the deadline...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 5,791 reads 11 comments

  25. B/R MLB Rivalry Series: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals

    Welcome to the third edition of Bleacher Report's MLB rivalry series. In the weeks to come, we'll highlight some of the biggest head-to-head rivalries in our national pastime and shine light on the past, present and future of those matchups...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 4,701 reads 13 comments