1. MLB Trades Teams Should Already Be Thinking About for 2017

    You don't see many blockbuster MLB trades go down in April. However, that doesn't mean that teams aren't already doing their due diligence and laying the groundwork for potential summer trades here in the early stages of the season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 days ago 121,711 reads 0 comments

  2. Noah Syndergaard Just Scratching the Surface of Limitless Ceiling

    The stories out of spring training were about how Noah Syndergaard wanted to throw harder, and also about how he wanted to throw softer...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 days ago 51,484 reads 0 comments

  3. Contender or Pretender on MLB Teams Flying Out of the Gate

    Pennants aren't won or lost in April, to state the obvious. At the same time, these wins count the same as the ones tallied in late September; teams don't have to give them back...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 days ago 51,474 reads 0 comments

  4. Kyle Schwarber Gets His First Bunt Against the Brewers

    Chicago Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber had a stroke of luck during the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday...

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  5. Marcus Semien to Undergo Surgery on Wrist Injury, to Be Re-Evaluated in 6 Weeks

    Oakland Athletics shortstop Marcus Semien will miss some time after fracturing his wrist. Per Joe Stiglich of NBC Sports, he will be re-evaluated in six weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 days ago 1,408 reads 0 comments

  6. Trey Mancini Joins 3 Other Former Rookies with Historical Home Run Binge

    Baltimore Orioles rookie slugger Trey Mancini finished Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays 3-for-5 with two home runs, four RBI and two runs scored...

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  7. Justin Verlander Tweets Response to Talk He Might Be Tipping Pitches

    Detroit Tigers star Justin Verlander doesn't seem concerned about potentially tipping pitches. The pitcher tweeted a video of himself relaxing in a pool Monday: The ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 days ago 5,480 reads 0 comments

  8. James Paxton Posts Longest Start-of-Season Shutout Streak in Mariners History

    Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton posted a third straight shutout Saturday against the Texas Rangers, allowing just two hits and one walk while striking out nine over eight innings of work...

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  9. What Is Patriots' Day? Your Introduction to Boston's Greatest Holiday

    Before it became the title of a less than great movie starring Mark Wahlberg , Patriots' Day was known foremost as a day that captures the spirit of Boston more accurately than any other day of the year...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 9 days ago 50,530 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at April's Midway Point

    You have to love April baseball. Everyone out there had the Miami Marlins, Cincinnati Reds and Colorado Rockies as the three National League divisions' leaders after two weeks, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 168,456 reads 0 comments

  11. Rougned Odor Proving 2016 MLB Power Surge Was No Fluke

    What, did you think Rougned Odor was going to stop knocking the crud out of the ball just because the calendar flipped from 2016 to 2017? Nope. In fact, any such notion went out the window right off the bat...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 7,666 reads 0 comments

  12. Rich Hill Exits vs. Diamondbacks After Aggravating Blister on Pitching Hand

    Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Rich Hill left Sunday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after pitching three innings. The Los Angeles Times ' Bill Shaikin reported Hill aggravated a blister on his left middle finger...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 2,379 reads 0 comments

  13. Miguel Cabrera Exits vs. Indians with Back Injury

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera left Sunday's game against the Cleveland Indians in the eighth inning with a lower back tightness, per the team . Cabrera drove in a run on a single in the top of the eighth before exiting the game...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 2,956 reads 0 comments

  14. Easter Bunny Spears Teddy Roosevelt in Nationals' Presidents Race

    Sunday was not kind to the Theodore Roosevelt mascot who participates in the Washington Nationals' Presidents Race. The Easter Bunny flew off the first base dugout to deliver a crushing blow to ol' Teddy, who crashed to the dirt...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 10,861 reads 0 comments

  15. Marlins LF Marcell Ozuna Casually Climbs Fence, Robs Mets of Extra-Base Hit

    Sunday was just another day at the park for Marcell Ozuna . In the top of the fifth inning against the New York Mets, the Miami Marlins left fielder robbed Wilmer Flores of extra bases—and did so nonchalantly...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 2,095 reads 0 comments

  16. Orioles Place Zach Britton on DL with Forearm Injury

    Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton was placed on the disabled list Sunday with a forearm injury. Steve Melewski of MASNSports.com reported the news. It's unclear if Britton will be able to return within the next 10 days...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 8,142 reads 0 comments

  17. Giants LF Jarrett Parker Breaks Collarbone After Crashing into Wall During Catch

    San Francisco Giants left fielder Jarrett Parker broke his right collarbone Saturday after slamming into the outfield wall while robbing DJ LeMahieu of a potential extra-base hit...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 148,316 reads 0 comments

  18. Carlos Correa Exits Game vs. Athletics with Hand Injury After Being Hit by Pitch

    Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa was removed from his team's game Saturday against the Oakland Athletics after being hit in the hand by a pitch...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 days ago 2,681 reads 0 comments

  19. Players Honor Jackie Robinson on 70th Anniversary of His MLB Debut

    Saturday marked the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson 's breaking MLB 's color barrier by debuting for the Brooklyn Dodgers...

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  20. Carlos Correa Clarifies Position on Signing Contract Extension with Astros

    Following recent comments made by his agent with regard to being against an early, multiyear contract extension, Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa clarified his position Friday...

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  21. Jackie Robinson Day 2017: How Sports World Is Honoring MLB Icon

    Major League Baseball has celebrated Jackie Robinson Day since 2004 to honor the Brooklyn Dodgers Hall of Famer's breaking of the sport's color barrier. The tradition continues Saturday on the 70th anniversary of the monumental moment...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 9,105 reads 0 comments

  22. Michael Conforto Makes Amazing Throw to Rene Rivera for Double Play

    Talk about an arm! New York Mets outfielder Michael Conforto made quite the throw during Friday's game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park...

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  23. Umpire Dale Scott Hit by Foul Ball, Leaves Orioles vs. Blue Jays on Stretcher

    Home plate umpire Dale Scott was taken to the hospital Friday night after a foul ball deflected off his mask during the Toronto Blue Jays' showdown against the Baltimore Orioles at Rogers Centre...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 days ago 14,432 reads 0 comments

  24. Jon Gray Placed on 10-Day DL by Rockies with Foot Injury

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Jon Gray has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a foot injury. Nick Groke of the Denver Post reported Gray was placed on the DL...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 2,004 reads 0 comments

  25. Clayton Kershaw Isn't Looking Forward to Pitching Against Zack Greinke

    Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke were teammates for three seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers , but Kershaw isn't thrilled about pitching to his friend when the Arizona Diamondbacks come to town Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 days ago 3,212 reads 0 comments