1. 2016 MLB Trade Deadline Moved: Latest Details and Comments

    Major League Baseball teams will get an extra 24 hours to make some moves before the trade deadline in 2016...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 23,726 reads 17 comments

  2. Aroldis Chapman Won't Be Charged in Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

    New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman will not face criminal charges in an alleged domestic violence incident with his girlfriend last October...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 19,152 reads 0 comments

  3. The Road to MLB: Hard and Long for Players, Harder and Longer for Broadcasters

    For a week, play-by-play broadcaster Josh Maurer struggled to control his nerves. He hardly ate or slept...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 36,443 reads 25 comments

  4. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 11's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    It took far longer than anyone expected—nearly three months—but some of baseball's top free agents finally found homes over the past week...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 18 days ago 17,299 reads 47 comments

  5. Pitching Injury Risk Having Zero Impact on Skyrocketing Contracts

    There was a time, not all that long ago, when the best team in baseball wouldn't commit anything more than a three-year contract to a starting pitcher. The Toronto Blue Jays lost some pitchers in the early 1990s, but they won back-to-back World Series..

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 days ago 8,323 reads 20 comments

  6. Creating MLB's Perfect 25-Man Superteam Entering 2016

    We occasionally like to think they do, but true Major League Baseball superteams don't actually exist in nature. Put a supposed superteam under a microscope, and you'll find the imperfections...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 83,337 reads 389 comments

  7. New York Yankees' Miller, Gardner Trade Leverage Will Strengthen If They Wait

    Good things come to those who wait. When it comes to cashing in their trade assets, that should be the New York Yankees ' guiding dogma. All winter, trade whispers have swirled around Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner and reliever Andrew Miller...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 29,718 reads 54 comments

  8. Antonio Bastardo to Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Mets continued fortifying their bullpen Wednesday, agreeing to a two-year, $12 million deal with veteran reliever Antonio Bastardo . Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported the news ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 18 days ago 13,826 reads 66 comments

  9. Justin Upton to Tigers: Key Takeaways from OF's Introductory Press Conference

    The Detroit Tigers and Justin Upton made their partnership official on Wednesday, as the 28-year-old outfielder officially signed his six-year contract and met with the media for his introductory press conference...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 8,149 reads 12 comments

  10. Golden Gophers Baseball Player Asks Glen Perkins for PS4, Twins Pitcher Delivers

    When it comes to his alma mater, Minnesota Twins closer Glen Perkins is more than happy to give back when he can. The 32-year-old Perkins was born in St...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 21,273 reads 14 comments

  11. Fernando Rodney to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After dealing Craig Kimbrel to the Boston Red Sox in November, the San Diego Padres appear to have found their new closer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 5,100 reads 21 comments

  12. MLB Offseason Report Card Grades 1 Month from 2016 Spring Training

    There is roughly one month remaining before pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training, but there are still a number of impact options on the free-agent market...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 19 days ago 140,153 reads 221 comments

  13. Starlin Castro Will Leave Problems in the Past, Flourish with NY Yankees

    In Chicago, Starlin Castro was a victim of circumstance. Now, after being traded to the New York Yankees , the shortstop-turned-second baseman should be its beneficiary...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 19 days ago 14,087 reads 31 comments

  14. Scott Miller's Starting 9: Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Yoenis Cespedes?

    One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things to settle… 1. What's Up with Cespedes? While Justin Upton has surfaced, it seems Yoenis Cespedes is stuck somewhere on Mars with Matt Damon...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 19 days ago 215,262 reads 114 comments

  15. Stephen Piscotty-Randal Grichuk Duo Can Help Fill Cardinals' Jason Heyward Void

    Not sure if you heard, St. Louis Cardinals fans, but Jason Heyward skipped town. Worse still, he's a Chicago Cub now. OK, sorry. Our purpose here isn't to rub salt in that particular, still-festering wound...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 19 days ago 8,826 reads 48 comments

  16. Highlighting the Best and Worst 2015-16 MLB Offseason Makeovers

    It's difficult not to admire the aggressive approaches of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox—two of the biggest spenders of the 2015-16 MLB offseason...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 19 days ago 72,947 reads 95 comments

  17. Asian and American Ballplayers Face Unusual Challenges When Living Abroad

    When new St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Seung -hwan Oh and new Minnesota Twins slugger Byung -ho ...

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 19 days ago 2,540 reads 0 comments

  18. Joe Blanton to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced they have signed veteran pitcher Joe Blanton to a one-year contract. According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan , the one-year deal is worth $4 million...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 20 days ago 19,036 reads 68 comments

  19. Yu Darvish Under MLB Investigation After Brother's Arrest on Gambling Charges

    Major League Baseball is investigating Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish after his brother, Sho , was arrested in Japan on gambling charges...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 20 days ago 44,144 reads 52 comments

  20. Pete Rose to Be Inducted into Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame

    Cincinnati Reds legend Pete Rose will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame this summer. The Reds announced his selection Tuesday. The event is scheduled to take place June 24-26...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 13,967 reads 41 comments

  21. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 11 News, Rumors and Speculation

    With Chris Davis re-signing with the Baltimore Orioles and Justin Upton taking his talents to the Detroit Tigers, we can cross two more teams off the list as potential landing spots for the biggest names believed to be available on the trade market...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 20 days ago 124,644 reads 180 comments

  22. Mookie Betts Will Take Torch from David Ortiz as Red Sox's Franchise Player

    At the end of 2016, Hub fans will finally bid adieu to Big Papi. And also, welcome his heir. David Ortiz made it official two months ago that the 2016 season will be his last...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 34,474 reads 39 comments

  23. Building MLB's Perfect Pitcher, Piece by Piece

    In the 1996 sports comedy Space Jam —still easily the best movie ever to feature Porky Pig and Patrick Ewing—a group of aliens led by Danny DeVito steals the powers of various NBA players to construct a hybrid dream team...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 46,162 reads 177 comments

  24. Justin Upton Gives Tigers a High-Priced, All-in Roster with Uphill Climb Ahead

    The Detroit Tigers entered the offseason with a handful of expensive long-term contracts already in hand, and they have since added two more amid a flurry of offseason moves that has overhauled their roster...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 36,676 reads 81 comments

  25. Justin Upton to Tigers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Free-agent outfielder Justin Upton signed with the Detroit Tigers on Monday. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the deal is for six years, and Bob Nightengale of USA Today noted Upton will get $132...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 20 days ago 63,911 reads 150 comments