1. Alex Rodriguez: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent 3B

    Alex Rodriguez 's MLB career might not be over just yet. The Miami Marlins are reportedly considering bringing the slugger home following Giancarlo Stanton's season-ending injury...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 28,394 reads 49 comments

  2. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 20

    Tepidness isn't a trait fantasy baseball managers can exude during the final weeks of a championship run. There's no time to keep waiting for disappointments to turn the corner...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 13,480 reads 4 comments

  3. Another Lost Giancarlo Stanton Season Sends Playoff-Hopeful Marlins Reeling

    With Giancarlo Stanton having suffered yet another significant injury, now's a good time to repurpose the catchphrase for Major League Baseball's All-Star Game. This time, it counts...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 25,479 reads 46 comments

  4. Buster Posey Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Back and Return

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was removed from the lineup on Sunday with a back injury. It is unclear when he will be able to return. Continue for updates. Posey Out vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 5,088 reads 0 comments

  5. Giancarlo Stanton Injury: Updates on Marlins Star's Groin and Recovery

    Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton suffered a left groin strain during Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox . He has been ruled out for the season. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 141,674 reads 70 comments

  6. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 19, Position by Position

    "Pain heals, chicks dig scars, glory lasts forever." That was one of the many memorable lines uttered by Shane Falco (Keanu Reeves) in The Replacements , an underrated movie that also starred Jon Favreau and Gene Hackman, among others...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 10 days ago 520 reads 0 comments

  7. Yankees' Youth Movement Could Lead to Shocking Playoff Push

    The New York Yankees waved the white flag at the trade deadline. They shifted into sell mode, abandoned all hope of making the playoffs this season and trained their gaze squarely on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 45,188 reads 83 comments

  8. Starling Marte Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Back and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte left Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers due to back discomfort but is ready to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 1,859 reads 0 comments

  9. Jonathan Papelbon Released by Nationals: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jonathan Papelbon 's tumultuous tenure with the Washington Nationals has come to an end. The Nationals announced he was officially released on Saturday. ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 20,494 reads 62 comments

  10. Yankees' Tyler Austin, Aaron Judge Hit Back-to-Back Home Runs in MLB Debuts

    The New York Yankees are not sweating life without Alex Rodriguez . On Saturday afternoon, they called up first baseman Tyler Austin and outfielder Aaron Judge to make their MLB debuts against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 44,226 reads 92 comments

  11. Alex Rodriguez Officially Released by Yankees: Latest Comments, Reaction

    One day after getting a king's send-off at Yankee Stadium, Alex Rodriguez is no longer a New York Yankees player. Per Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, the Yankees released Rodriguez prior to Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 12,051 reads 47 comments

  12. Bleacher Report's Guide to Acing Your 2016 Fantasy Baseball Home Stretch

    The best-laid plans of fantasy baseball players will often go awry. Because of MLB 's long season and amount available data, baseball requires more skill and less luck than fantasy football, its more popular cousin...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 3,640 reads 2 comments

  13. Takeaways from MLB Week 19

    The careers of two huge names in baseball, the Texas Rangers' Prince Fielder and New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez , came to their respective conclusions this week...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 11 days ago 6,297 reads 20 comments

  14. After a Farewell Night Like No Other, Is This Really Goodbye for Alex Rodriguez?

    NEW YORK — With most guys, the retirement announcement comes before the ceremony. No, not with most guys. With everyone. Everyone but Alex Rodriguez ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 12 days ago 15,174 reads 65 comments

  15. Alex Rodriguez: Stats, Highlights and Reaction from Yankees Star's Final Game

    After 22 years and 2,784 MLB games, Alex Rodriguez laced up his cleats for the final time with the New York Yankees on Friday night against the Tampa Bay Rays, going 1-for-4 with an RBI in a 6-3 win...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 days ago 13,447 reads 26 comments

  16. Updating MLB's Top 100 Players at 2016's Three-Quarter Mark

    We have reached what can be considered roughly the three-quarter mark of the 2016 MLB season, and that means it's time for an updated look at the top 100 players in the game...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 63,682 reads 299 comments

  17. Cubs OF Chris Coghlan Smokes 2-Run Single After Not Being Granted Timeout

    At bat with the bases loaded and the count full in the bottom of the sixth inning Thursday, Chicago Cubs outfielder Chris Coghlan requested timeout. He didn't get it...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 days ago 116,201 reads 30 comments

  18. Early Report Card Grades for the Biggest Deals of the 2016 MLB Trade Window

    As usual, the days leading up to MLB 's Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline didn't disappoint. Teams completed more than 20 trades, some more significant than others. Narrowing down that list to only the biggest deals wasn't easy...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 12 days ago 29,976 reads 52 comments

  19. Gary Sanchez Gives 1st Glimpse of Yankees' Bright Homegrown Future

    There's not a lot of joy to be derived from the New York Yankees ' present. Their 58-56 record is far from an Atlanta Braves -level disaster, but it marks the fourth year in a row they've been mired in mediocrity...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 14,399 reads 45 comments

  20. MLB Team of the Week: Manny Machado, Miguel Sano and Brandon Crawford Star

    While your eyes were glued to the Rio Olympics, another week of baseball action splashed past like Michael Phelps after an umpteenth gold medal. Luckily for you, we were paying attention at Bleacher Report's MLB Team of the Week headquarters...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 days ago 5,253 reads 11 comments

  21. Matt Holliday Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Thumb and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday exited on Aug. 12 against the Chicago Cubs after being hit on his right hand by a pitch. He was placed on the disabled list on Aug...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 8,775 reads 12 comments

  22. In Smaller Spotlight, Carlos Correa Has Continued Superstar Rise

    Last year, Carlos Correa somehow lived up to the hype after beginning his major league career as baseball's best prospect. After that, it was only fair that there was a huge spotlight on him coming into 2016...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 8,490 reads 34 comments

  23. Neck Brace-Wearing Prince Fielder Trolls Adrian Beltre by Touching His Head

    It's no secret that Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre doesn't like people touching his head (check out here and here for examples)...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 13 days ago 113,499 reads 57 comments

  24. Ken Griffey Jr. Sported Custom Nike Dress Shoes for Hall of Fame Induction

    When Ken Griffey Jr. showed up for his Hall of Fame induction ceremony last month, he did so in style. The Kid's HOF outfit went viral, due to the intricacies of the threads...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 13 days ago 25,593 reads 23 comments

  25. Playing Fact or Fiction with All of MLB's Hottest Week 19 Buzz, Rumors

    It's been a busy week in baseball—and most of the action has come away from the field. New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira announced that 2016 will be the last year of his professional career...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 13 days ago 11,055 reads 22 comments