1. Justin Verlander Defends Kate Upton's Tweets Regarding MLB Cy Young Award Loss

    Kate Upton, the fiancee of Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander , expressed her frustration with this year's American League Cy Young voting Wednesday when it was announced Boston ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 32,966 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB MVP 2016: AL and NL Award Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

    Capping a memorable awards season Thursday, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs took home American League and National League MVP honors, respectively...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 33,901 reads 7 comments

  3. Kris Bryant Wins 2016 NL MVP Award: Voting Results and Comments

    Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs captured the 2016 National League Most Valuable Player Award on Thursday and edged fellow finalists Corey Seager of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Daniel ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 36,533 reads 64 comments

  4. Albert Abreu, Jorge Guzman to Yankees: Latest Trade Details, Scouting Reports

    The New York Yankees announced on Thursday that they traded veteran catcher Brian McCann and cash considerations to the Houston Astros for right-handed pitching prospects Albert Abreu and Jorge Guzman...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 668 reads 0 comments

  5. Mike Trout Wins 2016 AL MVP Award: Voting Results and Comments

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout was named the American League MVP on Thursday, for the second time in three years...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 41,698 reads 67 comments

  6. Josh Reddick to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran outfielder Josh Reddick has reached an agreement with the Houston Astros , Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reported Thursday. Passan noted the deal is for $52 million over four seasons...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 18,693 reads 37 comments

  7. Brian McCann to Astros: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Yankees continued to get younger Thursday by trading veteran catcher Brian McCann to the Houston Astros in exchange for two pitching prospects...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 33,251 reads 51 comments

  8. MLB, Rangers Investigating Alleged Sexual Assault Involving Academy Players

    Major League Baseball and the Texas Rangers are reportedly investigating an alleged sexual assault involving multiple players at the Rangers' academy in the Dominican Republic. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported on Nov...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 372 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Reportedly Considering Expanding Team Roster Sizes: Latest Details, Reaction

    With Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement, one topic being discussed is the size of the rosters teams can use during the season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 13,085 reads 15 comments

  10. Athletics Owner Lew Wolff Steps Down: Latest Details, Reaction

    Oakland Athletics managing partner and co-owner Lew Wolff is stepping down. According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle , Athletics primary owner John Fisher will be taking over Wolff's role...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 8,439 reads 24 comments

  11. Max Scherzer Joins 5 Pitchers to Win Cy Young in Both AL and NL

    Fact: Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer won the NL Cy Young on Wednesday, joining Gaylord Perry, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Roger Clemens and Roy Halladay as the only pitchers to win the award in both leagues...

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  12. Fact or Fiction on All This Week's Hottest MLB Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    Last week, Bleacher Report's Seth Gruen wrote that a lack of big free agents will make this year's hot-stove league feel like the trade deadline. After what we've seen and heard over the past week, we can say that's a fact...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 18 days ago 17,852 reads 19 comments

  13. Cubs Megastar Kris Bryant's 1st MVP Could Be Start of Long NL Reign

    Ripped from the headlines! Or… Ripped from the headlines? November 2016: Versatile Cubs slugger Kris Bryant named NL MVP. November 2017: Cubs superstar Kris Bryant wins back-to-back NL MVPs...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 18 days ago 73,450 reads 110 comments

  14. How Each Top-15 MLB Free Agent Will Be Replaced by Former Team in 2017

    All 30 MLB teams have holes to fill this offseason, but for teams set to lose one of the market's marquee free agents, those holes are a bit more glaring...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 29,581 reads 40 comments

  15. MLB MVP 2016: Predictions for AL and NL Awards

    The Chicago Cubs already won their first World Series in 108 years, but they probably aren't done collecting hardware in 2016...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 4,587 reads 0 comments

  16. Rick Porcello Is Worthy of Cy Young, but How Did Justin Verlander Lose?

    Justin Verlander won the popular vote, which is worth about as much this week as it was last week. There's a system for these elections, and we all have to come together and accept Rick Porcello as our 2016 American League Cy Young winner...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 days ago 17,301 reads 97 comments

  17. Max Scherzer Joins Rarefied Air with AL, NL Cy Young Double Dip

    Max Scherzer has thrown no-hitters. He's struck out 20 batters in a game. On Wednesday, he joined a club that counts Gaylord Perry, Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, Roger Clemens and Roy Halladay as its only other members...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 8,629 reads 8 comments

  18. Kate Upton Comments on Fiance Justin Verlander Not Winning MLB Cy Young Award

    Major League Baseball announced Boston Red Sox ace Rick Porcello won the 2016 American League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, which left Detroit Tigers hurler Justin Verlander in second place...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 474,544 reads 1 comments

  19. MLB Cy Young Award 2016: AL and NL Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

    In two hotly contested races, Rick Porcello of the Boston Red Sox and Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals took home the American League and National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 39,756 reads 88 comments

  20. Rick Porcello Wins 2016 AL Cy Young Award: Voting Results and Comments

    What a difference a year makes. In 2015, Rick Porcello had one of the worst seasons of his MLB career. In 2016, the Boston Red Sox ace is the American League Cy Young Award winner...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 7,074 reads 67 comments

  21. Max Scherzer Wins 2016 NL Cy Young Award: Voting Results and Comments

    Washington Nationals starter Max Scherzer has won the 2016 National League Cy Young Award, announced Major League Baseball ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 7,512 reads 39 comments

  22. Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts Comments on Winning World Series, Steve Bartman, More

    Few championships have meant more to a franchise than the Chicago Cubs ' 2016 World Series title. After 108 years without a title and 61 years since its last pennant, the team ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 79,396 reads 74 comments

  23. Jason Castro Reportedly Agrees to Contract with Twins

    Former Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro was sought after by multiple teams in free agency, but it appears he's found a new home, as Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported Castro has reached a deal with the Minnesota Twins...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 15,625 reads 15 comments

  24. Charlie Morton to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After missing most of the 2016 season due to injury, veteran starting pitcher Charlie Morton signed a two-year, $14 million free-agent deal with the Houston Astros on Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 7,266 reads 15 comments

  25. 1 Critical Mistake Each MLB Team Must Avoid Making in 2016-17 Offseason

    Mistakes are inevitable. Everyone makes them, including general managers of MLB teams. They come in all shapes and sizes...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 19 days ago 47,650 reads 34 comments