1. Bryce Harper's Historic MVP Season Suddenly Looking Like an Anomaly

    In Saturday's 7-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants , Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper struck out three times and exited after the sixth inning with a stiff neck, per Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 39,902 reads 164 comments

  2. A Locked-In Manny Machado Could Push Orioles over the Top in AL East

    Eventually, something will tip the scales in the American League East—the most hotly contested and intriguing division in baseball. Manny Machado might be that something...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 9,065 reads 74 comments

  3. Phillies Turn 5-4-3 Triple Play in 7th Inning vs. Padres

    Clinging to a one-run lead in the bottom of the seventh inning, the Philadelphia Phillies turned a triple play to get out of trouble against the San Diego Padres on Sunday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 17 days ago 5,597 reads 0 comments

  4. Why We Love Ichiro: The Latest Member of the 3,000-Hit Club

    Ichiro Suzuki is the latest member of the 3,000-hit club. The 42-year-old launched a ball deep to right field in the seventh inning of the Miami Marlins ' game against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday and ended up with a triple...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 17 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  5. Ichiro Suzuki Collects 3,000th Career MLB Hit vs. Rockies: Highlights, Reaction

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki cemented his place in baseball lore Sunday, as he became the 30th player in MLB history to record 3,000 career hits with a triple in the ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 27,763 reads 51 comments

  6. Ichiro Suzuki Once Had Countless Doubters, But Now He Has 3,000 MLB Hits

    Right from the start, there were those who believed in Ichiro Suzuki . And there were those who didn't. Bobby Valentine was a believer...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 18 days ago 42,418 reads 98 comments

  7. Manny Machado Hits 3 Home Runs in the Opening 3 Innings

    Manny Machado was feeling it Sunday. Heading into the fourth inning of a road contest against the Chicago White Sox, the Baltimore Orioles star was sitting pretty with three home runs...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 2,123 reads 0 comments

  8. Alex Rodriguez, Yankee Tripper, Took More from Baseball Than He Ever Gave

    What should be a "proud" day, as Alex Rodriguez said, isn't. What should be a celebratory time...well, the balloons are flat...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 18 days ago 102,007 reads 307 comments

  9. Alex Rodriguez's Final MLB Game Revealed, Will Serve Advisory Role After Release

    Amid the worst season of his MLB career, New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez announced Sunday he will play his final game Friday before assuming a new role with the club...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 73,458 reads 124 comments

  10. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 18, Position by Position

    Some might look at Mark Teixeira's time with the New York Yankees and call him a dud, noting that the eight-year, $180 million deal that he signed in December 2008 resulted in only one World Series title...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 18 days ago 24,626 reads 22 comments

  11. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Neck and Return

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was dealing with a stiff neck that kept him out of the lineup for multiple games amid reports he was also dealing with a shoulder injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 13,762 reads 34 comments

  12. Tim Lincecum Designated for Assignment by Angels: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels designated starting pitcher Tim Lincecum for assignment on August 6, per Pedro Moura of the Los Angeles Times . Lincecum started nine games for the Angels, recording a 2-6 record with a career-worst 9...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 27,903 reads 28 comments

  13. Tim Lincecum's Latest Flop Is End of Once-Great Starting Career

    It's finally time to admit something that's been increasingly apparent for five seasons now: Tim Lincecum is done as a major league starting pitcher. For now, it sure seems like he's started his last game for the Los Angeles Angels ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 30,620 reads 30 comments

  14. Giancarlo Stanton Hits 504-Foot Home Run

    Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton elected to swing at the first pitch he saw from Colorado Rockies starter Chad Bettis in the top of the fifth inning of Saturday's game...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 31,984 reads 8 comments

  15. Hunter Pence Fouls Ball Off His Face, Stays in the Game

    Fans will need to update those famous Hunter Pence signs following Saturday night. The San Francisco Giants outfielder fouled a pitch from Washington Nationals starter Stephen ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 26,139 reads 3 comments

  16. Mariners Lineup Wears Ken Griffey Jr.'s No. 24 for Batting Practice

    Ken Griffey Jr. wore No. 24 throughout his time with the Seattle Mariners . On Saturday night, the entire Seattle lineup is rocking that jersey one last time before the club retires it...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 1,341 reads 3 comments

  17. Sonny Gray Injury: Updates on Athletics Pitcher's Arm and Return

    Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray suffered a forearm injury during his start against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday and was placed on the 15-day disabled list. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 2,322 reads 3 comments

  18. Ryan Zimmerman Injury: Updates on Nationals 1B's Wrist and Return

    The Washington Nationals were without one of their key hitters and leaders, as first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Aug. 6 with a left wrist contusion...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 1,365 reads 1 comments

  19. Pat Venditte Reportedly to Mariners: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    Ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte has been dealt from the Toronto Blue Jays to the Seattle Mariners in a waiver trade. The Blue Jays officially announced the move, adding they will be receiving a player to be named later...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 10,034 reads 8 comments

  20. Hunter Cervenka Reportedly to Marlins: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    The Miami Marlins beefed up their bullpen Saturday, as they reportedly acquired reliever Hunter Cervenka in a trade with the Atlanta Braves. Tommy Stokke of FanRag Sports initially reported the trade...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 11,990 reads 6 comments

  21. Jean Segura Charged with Error for Tossing Brewers Rookie's 1st Hit to Dugout

    All Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Jean Segura was trying to do was be a nice guy to a player on his previous team, the Milwaukee Brewers. As a result, he wound up giving the opponent a couple of free bases...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 15,248 reads 12 comments

  22. Takeaways from MLB Week 18

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has largely been a mystery since he made his MLB debut in 2013. He has flashed unbelievable talent and athleticism that suggests he could be among baseball’s best to play the game...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 19 days ago 24,214 reads 40 comments

  23. Padres Under MLB Review for Exchanging Medical Information at Trade Deadline

    Major League Baseball is taking a closer look at the San Diego Padres following two of their recent trades prior to the August 1 deadline...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 7,088 reads 7 comments

  24. Phillies' Cameron Rupp Smashes Home Run into Petco Park Palm Tree

    They say to swing for the fences. Cameron Rupp did one better. He swung for the palm tree. While away at Petco Park, the Philadelphia Phillies catcher blasted a home run off ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 19 days ago 2,869 reads 0 comments

  25. Electric Rookie Trea Turner Providing Crucial Spark for Nationals

    For much of the season, the leadoff spot has been a barren wasteland for the Washington Nationals . Consider rookie Trea Turner an oasis in the nation's capital...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 19 days ago 8,180 reads 36 comments