1. Why Is Hyped 2016 Rookie Pitcher Class Struggling So Badly?

    Let's hear it for Michael Fulmer. The Detroit Tigers rookie right-hander entered 2016 with relatively little hype but is now charging toward the American League Rookie of the Year award with a 2...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 39,354 reads 49 comments

  2. MLB Can Learn from Independent League's 'Robot Umpire' Experiment

    What do you get when you combine former MLB outfielder Eric Byrnes, three high-tech cameras and an IFB earpiece? To hear some tell it, you get the future of umpiring...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 44,234 reads 83 comments

  3. Fastest Starter to 500, How Far Can Jose Fernandez Climb MLB's All-Time K List?

    Leave it to Jose Fernandez , whose fastball is barely contained by the fabric of reality, to get somewhere really fast...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 14,044 reads 36 comments

  4. Evan Longoria Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Rays Star

    Anchored at the bottom of the American League East standings, the Tampa Bay Rays will be sellers at the MLB trade deadline on Aug. 1, and a big question is whether franchise stalwart Evan Longoria could be on the move...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 38,885 reads 43 comments

  5. Yan Gomes Injury: Updates on Indians Catcher's Shoulder and Return

    A frustrating season for Cleveland Indians catcher Yan Gomes has gotten worse after he suffered a shoulder injury during Sunday's game against the Minnesota Twins . Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 2,233 reads 5 comments

  6. Ichiro Records 3 More Hits to Move Within 6 of 3,000

    When Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki legged out an infield single in the bottom of the eighth inning during Sunday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals, the hit represented his third of the day and 2,994th of his MLB career, per MLB...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 1,323 reads 3 comments

  7. Tillman Becomes 5th Orioles Pitcher to Start Season with 13-2 Record

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman accomplished a rare feat over the weekend, becoming just the fifth hurler in franchise history to win 13 of his first 15 decisions ...

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  8. Chris Correa Sentenced to 46 Months for Hacking Astros' Computer System

    Former St. Louis Cardinals scouting director Chris Correa, who pleaded guilty to hacking the Houston Astros' database while working with the Cards, learned of his sentence Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 35,001 reads 81 comments

  9. Fulmer Records 9th Straight Start Allowing No More Than 1 ER

    Detroit Tigers rookie pitcher Michael Fulmer saw his historic run come to an end in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Kansas City Royals , just barely missing out on a 10th consecutive start allowing either one or zero earned runs, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 453 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Andrew Miller, Ervin Santana and More

    With the All-Star break now behind us, MLB teams have increased their focus on potential trades that can improve them before the trade deadline...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 days ago 1,885 reads 0 comments

  11. Pujols Moves into 10th Place on All-Time List for Extra-Base Hits

    Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols used a big game against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday to move past Frank Robinson for sole possession of 10th place on MLB 's all-time list for extra-base hits, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter..

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 596 reads 0 comments

  12. Nationals Play Franchise's Longest Regular-Season Game Since 1989

    The Washington Nationals played an 18-inning marathon against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, marking the franchise's longest regular-season game since 1989, back when the team was still known as the Montreal Expos, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 615 reads 0 comments

  13. Terry Ryan Fired by Twins: Latest Comments and Reaction

    With the Minnesota Twins ' struggles to the tune of an American League -worst record of 33-58, general manager Terry Ryan was relieved of his duties Monday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 9,218 reads 22 comments

  14. Jeremy Hellickson Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Phillies SP

    With the Philadelphia Phillies (43-50) likely falling out of postseason contention after a surprisingly strong start to the season, the team is likely to sell before the trade deadline, with starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson a potential trade chip...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 days ago 5,965 reads 6 comments

  15. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Aroldis Chapman, Carlos Gonzalez and More

    While the New York Yankees have failed to play good baseball for much of the season, they have hovered around the .500 mark in 2016. That record has allowed them to stay within hailing distance of the second wild-card spot in the American League...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 7 days ago 1,644 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Post-All-Star Break

    With the All-Star break behind us and the trade deadline rapidly approaching, it figures to be a busy couple of weeks around the MLB landscape...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 108,673 reads 204 comments

  17. MLB Betting Preview: New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs Odds, Analysis

    The New York Mets (49-42) have won all four meetings with the Chicago Cubs (55-36) so far this season and eight in a row overall dating back to last year’s National League ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 7 days ago 755 reads 0 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 16

    At a previous time as recent as June, seeing these MLB players on the fantasy baseball waiver wire would have seemed ridiculous...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 days ago 15,034 reads 2 comments

  19. Jacob deGrom Must Continue Ace Return to Save Mets' Suddenly Unsettled Rotation

    Remember when the New York Mets ' vaunted super-rotation was a beacon of hope and stability in Queens? So much for that. Matt Harvey is lost for the season to shoulder surgery...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 days ago 21,687 reads 33 comments

  20. Young Pirates Fan Displays the Highs and Lows of 18-Inning Win

    Extra innings are not for the faint of heart. During the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 18-inning 2-1 win over the Washington Nationals on Sunday, this young Pirates fan exhibited the highest of highs and the lowest of lows...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 days ago 46,008 reads 19 comments

  21. Pirates vs. Nationals: Stats, Highlights and Reaction to 18-Inning Game

    The Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Nationals' Sunday matinee ended up being the equivalent of two games. The showdown at Nationals Park stretched all the way into the 18th inning before the visitors prevailed, 2-1...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 4,070 reads 4 comments

  22. Yasiel Puig Wears Vin Scully-Themed Cleats Before Dodgers Game

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig honored longtime broadcaster Vin Scully on Sunday. Before his team visited the Arizona Diamondbacks, the 25-year-old took batting ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 days ago 7,436 reads 5 comments

  23. Rich Hill Injury: Updates on Athletics SP's Blister and Return

    Oakland Athletics  starting pitcher  Rich Hill had to leave his start on July 17 against the  Toronto Blue Jays  because of a popped blister. It's unclear when he will return...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 days ago 9,515 reads 9 comments

  24. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 15, Position by Position

    It doesn't seem possible, but we're closer to the end of baseball's regular season than we are the beginning. With the All-Star Game behind us, the second half of the regular season has officially gotten underway...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 8 days ago 14,469 reads 23 comments

  25. Padres Defeat Giants on Walk-Off Balk in 10th Inning

    There are some painful ways to lose a ballgame, but the walk-off balk may top the list. Just ask San Francisco Giants fans...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 days ago 6,997 reads 5 comments