1. Projecting the Domino Effect If MLB's Biggest 2016 Hot Stove Rumors Come True

    Who's up for some hot stove fan fiction? Hey, we might as well indulge ourselves while we wait for Major League Baseball's offseason to kick into high gear. There have been some moves, but nothing too major yet...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 26,510 reads 12 comments

  2. Top Bounce-Back Candidates Available on the 2016-17 MLB Offseason Market

    Superstar-caliber players generally dominate headlines each MLB offseason. They will be agreeing to big-money deals and are often viewed as the missing piece that could push a team over the top in its pursuit of a championship...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 20 days ago 21,133 reads 13 comments

  3. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2016-2017 MLB Offseason, Week 3

    Imagine the 2017 seasons as a bunch of puzzle pieces spread all over a table. We know which players will influence the outcome of the upcoming baseball season, but we don’t know how they will fit together...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 20 days ago 15,370 reads 15 comments

  4. How Would Yankees and Red Sox Inaction Change the Offseason Buyer's Market?

    The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are the perennial giants of the MLB offseason. They're always among the game's biggest spenders. This year, they've also got stellar farm systems, meaning mega-trades are theoretically on the table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 20,554 reads 40 comments

  5. McCann, Reddick Give Houston Strong Vets to Help Push Young Astros Over the Hump

    On Thursday, the Houston Astros sent a message to their fanbase, and it was loud and clear: We want to get back. Back on track. Back to the postseason. Back into position as one of baseball's up-and-coming contenders...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 16,279 reads 13 comments

  6. Mike Trout Is Bull's-Eye Choice for AL MVP as MLB's Consensus Best Player

    It feels like an upset that   Mike Trout  won the American League MVP. That says enough about where the baseball world is. Or rather, where it's been...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 11,546 reads 68 comments

  7. 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 21 days ago 33,006 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 21 days ago 34,143 reads 8 comments

  9. 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 21 days ago 36,565 reads 64 comments

  10. 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 21 days ago 675 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 21 days ago 41,741 reads 67 comments

  12. 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 21 days ago 18,714 reads 37 comments

  13. 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 21 days ago 33,278 reads 51 comments

  14. 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 21 days ago 373 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 21 days ago 13,099 reads 15 comments

  16. 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 21 days ago 8,451 reads 24 comments

  17. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 21 days ago 2,965 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 21 days ago 17,873 reads 19 comments

  19. 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 21 days ago 73,469 reads 110 comments

  20. 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 21 days ago 29,813 reads 40 comments

  21. 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 21 days ago 4,598 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 21 days ago 17,350 reads 97 comments

  23. 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 21 days ago 8,633 reads 8 comments

  24. 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 21 days ago 474,596 reads 1 comments

  25. 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 22 days ago 39,937 reads 88 comments