1. Baseball After a Congressional Baseball Shooting: 'You Just Have to Keep Going'

    Scenes from the safest place in the world, from one ballpark to another, as fans of America's pastime cope with another tragedy

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  2. B/R's Updated Top 5 MLB ROY, MVP and Cy Young Contenders for AL, NL

    They don't hand out MLB awards in mid-June, to state the obvious. Still, we're far enough into the 2017 campaign to survey the baseball landscape and highlight the leading contenders ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 13 days ago 91,057 reads 0 comments

  3. 2017 MLB Draft Results: Grades for Overall Team-by-Team Results

    After 40 rounds of the 2017 MLB draft, each team is hoping it found at least a few possible impact players...

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  4. Pete Rose Ban Upheld by Baseball Hall of Fame

    National Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson said Thursday that the Hall voted to reaffirm its stance against considering all-time MLB hits leader Pete Rose for induction in December...

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  5. Mookie Betts, Red Sox Reportedly Explored Long-Term Contract During Offseason

    The Boston Red Sox and Mookie Betts reportedly engaged in discussions about a potential long-term contract extension last offseason, but the outfielder opted against the idea...

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  6. Curtis Granderson Becomes 10th Active Player to Reach 300 Career Home Runs

    Fact: Curtis Granderson hit his 300th career home run in the New York Mets' 9-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night, becoming the 10th active player to reach 300 career home runs...

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  7. Matt Harvey Says His 'Arm Was Not Working at All,' Will See Doctor About Injury

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey exited Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs early after experiencing a tired arm. According to ESPN...

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  8. MLB Draft 2017: Teams with Best Overall Results and Grades

    After 40 rounds, the 2017 Major League Baseball draft is a thing of the past. However, evaluations of this year's top hauls are just beginning...

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  9. Marwin Gonzalez Has Become the Best Bargain in MLB

    Joe Maddon would have loved Marwin Gonzalez . Any manager would, given what Gonzalez has done for the Houston Astros this season. Who wouldn't love a guy versatile enough to start games at five different positions and good enough that his 1...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 13 days ago 56,157 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Metrics 101: The MLB Draft's Biggest No. 1 Pick Fails

    Wasting the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft is bad. What's even worse is wasting the pick and missing out on a generational talent. What are the most extreme examples of that? Sounds like a job for Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 136,848 reads 0 comments

  11. Grading the New York Yankees on the 2017 MLB Draft

    Their offense has raked while blue-chip hitting prospects wait for their turn to wear pinstripes, so the New York Yankees stockpiled pitching in 2017's MLB draft...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 21,542 reads 0 comments

  12. Grading the Chicago Cubs on the 2017 MLB Draft

    The Chicago Cubs ascended to championship heights by assembling an exciting core of young position players. They spent 2017's MLB draft searching for pitchers to preserve a balanced future...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 30,589 reads 0 comments

  13. Neil Walker Leaves Game vs. Cubs with Leg Injury

    New York Mets second baseman Neil Walker was forced to leave Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs with a left leg injury, according to MLB .com's Anthony DiComo ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 1,714 reads 0 comments

  14. Breaux Brothers Drafted in Same Round of MLB Draft

    Fans of alliteration should get ready to meet their two new favorite MLB players. As Matt Monagan of MLB.com explained, a pair of brothers were drafted in the 36th round of the 2017 MLB draft on Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 13 days ago 7,260 reads 0 comments

  15. Kyle Schwarber Crushes a Home Run off Matt Harvey

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber clearly wasn't intimidated by facing "The Dark Knight" during Wednesday's contest against the New York Mets at Citi Field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 13 days ago 7,441 reads 0 comments

  16. Yasiel Puig Suspended, Fined for Making Obscene Gesture at Indians Fans

    Barring appeal, the Los Angeles Dodgers will reportedly be without outfielder Yasiel Puig for one game in the future...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 18,554 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 MLB Draft Results: Biggest Winners and Losers of the Entire Draft

    The 2017 MLB draft is in the books, and while we won't know exactly what to make of this year's crop of incoming talent until years from now, it's always fun to make some surface assessments on the biggest winners and losers...

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  18. MLB Players Can Use Nicknames on Jerseys, Bright Shoes on Players Weekend

    Major League Baseball is granting its players additional freedom when it comes to their jerseys from Aug. 25-27 for Players Weekend...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 27,810 reads 0 comments

  19. Chris Davis Placed on 10-Day DL by Orioles with Oblique Injury

    As the Baltimore Orioles look to climb their way back into the American League East race, an injury to Chris Davis ' oblique could hurt their chances...

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  20. Dusty Baker's Son Darren Selected by Nationals in 27th Round of MLB Draft

    The Washington Nationals selected Darren Baker, son of manager Dusty, in the 27th round of the 2017 MLB draft on Wednesday. Darren was made famous from a young age after San Francisco Giants first baseman J...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 5,996 reads 0 comments

  21. Ryan Zimmerman Ties Washington Nationals/Montreal Expos Home Run Record

    Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman has seemingly discovered the fountain of youth. After playing 115 games or fewer in each of the last three seasons, the 32-year-old ...

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  22. 2018 MLB Mock Draft: Early Predictions for Top 1st-Round Baseball Prospects

    While the 2017 Major League Baseball draft is still ongoing, all 30 teams are also starting their preparations for next year's class...

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  23. Twins Notch Franchise-Record 28 Hits in 20-7 Victory over Mariners

    Fact: The Minnesota Twins had 28 hits in their 20-7 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night, the most hits in a single game in franchise history...

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  24. 2017 MLB Draft Grades: Tuesday Results and Scores for Each Team

    More than any other sport, Major League Baseball's draft is a crapshoot. When teams select players, they do so knowing they likely won't see them on the MLB roster for at least two years in the very best-case scenario...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 2,919 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 MLB Draft Results: Easy-to-View Grades for Each Franchise

    Only a day remains in the 2017 MLB draft as general managers look to find what value they can get in the later rounds. The nature of the bonus pools makes it difficult to add high-potential prospects in the 11th round and beyond...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 6,581 reads 0 comments