1. Jacob deGrom Injury Ends Mets' Hopes for Another Deep Postseason Run

    The injury bug has been trying to block the New York Mets from returning to the World Series in 2016. Credit the Mets for putting up a strong resistance. But the fight has finally been lost...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 14 days ago 46,406 reads 62 comments

  2. Carlos Carrasco Injury: Updates on Indians Pitcher's Finger and Recovery

    The Cleveland Indians ' already-thin starting rotation was dealt a huge blow Saturday when Carlos Carrasco suffered a fractured finger on his pitching hand. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 9,661 reads 16 comments

  3. Davis Becomes 1st AL Player with Consecutive 200-Strikeout Seasons

    Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis struck out for the 200th and 201st times of the season in Friday's 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, becoming the first player in American ...

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  4. Pujols Becomes 16th Player to Reach 600 Career Doubles

    Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols hit the 600th double of his career in Friday's 5-0 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, becoming the 16th player in major league history to reach the milestone, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  5. Reds Bullpen Sets Single-Season Record with 93 Home Runs Allowed

    The Cincinnati Reds set an unwanted MLB record in Friday's 9-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates , becoming the first team to surrender 93 or more home runs by relief pitchers in a single season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  6. Encarnacion Becomes 3rd Blue Jay with Multiple 40-Homer Seasons

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion hit his 40th home run of the season in Friday's 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels , joining Carlos Delgado and outfielder ...

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  7. Braves' Kemp Continues Hot Streak with 1,500th Hit of Career

    Atlanta Braves outfielder Matt Kemp recorded the 1,500th hit of his career in Friday's 7-2 loss to the Washington Nationals, doing the honors with his first of two hits for the night, ...

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  8. Ortiz Moves into 11th on All-Time Extra-Base Hits List

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz moved past Frank Robinson to take sole possession of 11th place on the all-time extra-base hits list during Friday's 7-4 win over the ...

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  9. Takeaways from MLB Week 24

    MLB officially has its first 2016 division winner: The Chicago Cubs clinched the National League Central title on Thursday. But the Cubs still have something to play for. The team has yet to clinch home-field advantage throughout the playoffs...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 14 days ago 5,231 reads 13 comments

  10. Chris Sale Threw His MLB-Leading 6th Complete Game of the Season vs. Royals

    Fact: Chris Sale threw his sixth complete game of the season in the Chicago White Sox's 7-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. His six complete games lead the majors...

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  11. Cubs Justify the Hype with Easy NL Central Clinch, Now Comes the Hard Part

    It looked like a heck of a party at Wrigley Field, and why not? It's not every day the Chicago Cubs can spray some champagne. Hey, Chicago hadn't clinched a playoff spot in about 12 months, and that's a long time to go without a party...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 12,616 reads 29 comments

  12. Kenley Jansen Comments on Impending Free-Agency Decision, Dodgers

    Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen is set to hit free agency after his one-year, $10.65 million contract expires at the end of the 2016 season, per Spotrac ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 15 days ago 2,954 reads 3 comments

  13. David Price Receives Massive Shipment of Jordan Sneakers for Red Sox Teammates

    It's a good time to be playing for the Boston Red Sox . Not only is the squad sitting at the top of the American League East, but it'll soon be receiving a generous shipment of Jordans from teammate David Price ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 6,611 reads 0 comments

  14. Jose Ramirez Suspended for Throwing at Jose Fernandez: Latest Details, Reaction

    Atlanta Braves pitcher Jose Ramirez has been hit with a three-game suspension and fine for throwing at Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez during Wednesday's game...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 2,378 reads 9 comments

  15. Cubs President Theo Epstein Watches Game from Bleachers with Fake Mustache

    Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein knows how to build a team. His ability to build a disguise, however? Questionable. (Keep in mind, this is the same guy who exited his job with the Boston Red Sox wearing a gorilla suit ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 days ago 57,330 reads 37 comments

  16. 4 Reasons the Chicago Cubs Could Reverse the Curse in 2016 MLB Postseason

    The Chicago Cubs are heading to the postseason after clinching the NL Central title. Could they reverse the curse this year? Watch just how they could pull it off in the video above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 days ago 2,152 reads 3 comments

  17. September Call-Ups Already Proving They Can Make 2016 Postseason Impact

    Usually a trial run for rookies, MLB 's September roster expansions have instead become a portal for second chances. Prominent prospects are now typically promoted before the final month, especially if they can help a contender...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 days ago 1,840 reads 8 comments

  18. MLB Team of the Week: Hunter Pence, Charlie Blackmon and Jon Lester Star

    The Chicago Cubs lost on Thursday, but they still became the first team to clinch a postseason berth when the San Francisco Giants defeated the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, nothing can go wrong...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 7,578 reads 10 comments

  19. Cubs Clinch NL Central: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Chicago Cubs took a step toward ending their World Series drought Thursday night when they clinched the National League Central. The milestone came by virtue of the St...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 14,601 reads 46 comments

  20. Yankees' Playoff Hopes Fading Fast After Crushing Walk-Off Loss to Red Sox

    Much like convenience-store lackey Dante Hicks in Kevin Smith's seminal 1994 film Clerks , the New York Yankees weren't even supposed to be here. They sold their veteran assets at the August 1 trade deadline and fixed their gaze on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 16 days ago 12,290 reads 39 comments

  21. Trevor Rosenthal Injury: Updates on Cardinals Pitcher's Shoulder and Return

    The St. Louis Cardinals received a boost to their bullpen with Thursday's return of Trevor Rosenthal . Rosenthal hadn't pitched for the Cardinals since July 24 because of shoulder and forearm injuries...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 1,171 reads 3 comments

  22. A.J. Preller Suspended: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction on Padres GM

    MLB suspended San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller on Thursday for 30 days, per Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal . ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 27,613 reads 44 comments

  23. Padres Reportedly Told Trainers to Hide Medical Information from MLB Database

    The San Diego Padres are in hot water with Major League Baseball because of their lack of medical disclosure regarding players on their roster. On Thursday, ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 23,079 reads 10 comments

  24. Re-Ranking All 30 MLB Farm Systems at the End of 2016's MiLB Season

    The 2016 MiLB regular season is over, and each league's respective postseason is already underway. With that in mind, now seems like the perfect time for one final look at where ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 15,727 reads 12 comments

  25. Making the Case for Each Top 2016 MLB MVP Candidate

    Among the reasons Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, who notably doesn't play in the field, can be considered an MVP candidate is because the award doesn't reward defensive prowess...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 16 days ago 26,777 reads 104 comments