1. 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 14 days ago 27,599 reads 44 comments

  2. 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 14 days ago 23,078 reads 10 comments

  3. 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 14 days ago 15,270 reads 9 comments

  4. 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 14 days ago 26,744 reads 104 comments

  5. Jose Altuve Injury: Updates on Astros Star's Oblique and Return

    Second baseman Jose Altuve is the player who makes the Houston Astros offense go, but the team may be without its spark plug for a period of time after he had to leave Wednesday's game against the Texas Rangers with an oblique injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 1,813 reads 0 comments

  6. Josh Donaldson's Absence Has Blue Jays Spiraling to Uncertain Offseason Early

    Forget shoulders —the Toronto Blue Jays ' season rests squarely on Josh Donaldson's right hip. Donaldson underwent an MRI on Wednesday, per the Associated Press (h/t USA Today )...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 17,586 reads 36 comments

  7. Billy Butler to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Yankees reportedly added another bat to their roster for the stretch run Wednesday. Citing sources, Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball reported the Bronx Bombers signed Billy Butler to a deal...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 22,759 reads 17 comments

  8. Fan Loses Tooth After Yasiel Puig Tosses Ball into Yankee Stadium Stands

    Los Angeles Dodgers fan Alyssa Gerharter likely won't soon forget her trek to Yankee Stadium this week...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 15 days ago 13,084 reads 9 comments

  9. Ben Cherington Named Blue Jays VP of Baseball Operations: Details, Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays announced the hiring of former Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington as their new vice president of baseball operations Wednesday. Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet received word from the team...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 15 days ago 5,909 reads 32 comments

  10. Aaron Judge Injury: Updates on Yankees OF's Oblique and Return

    New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge suffered an oblique strain in his team's 3-0 win Tuesday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers . He's been placed on the 15-day disabled list, per Jesse Spector of Sporting News...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 1,467 reads 1 comments

  11. MLB Schedule 2017: League Announces Full Regular-Season Slate

    The 2016 Major League Baseball regular season doesn't end for another two weeks, but that doesn't mean it's too early to start looking ahead to next season. Per MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 24,145 reads 20 comments

  12. Updated 2016 MLB Playoff Odds with 3 Weeks Remaining

    Roughly three weeks are left in the 2016 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture is taking shape, there is still a lot to be decided before October. In the American League, 10 legitimate contenders remain...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 31,506 reads 43 comments

  13. Taijuan Walker Pitched His 1st Career Complete-Game Shutout Against the Angels

    Fact: Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker pitched a complete-game shutout against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday, the first of his career...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 15 days ago 1,777 reads 1 comments

  14. Byron Buxton Finally Ready to Match Hype, Become MLB's Next Big Star

    Remember when touted young Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton was the butt of smarmy " Buston " jokes? Yeah. About that. It's too early to declare Buxton anything —boom, bust or in between...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 8,103 reads 7 comments

  15. Bleacher Report's 2016 MLB Prospects of the Year

    MLB 's most valuable commodity isn't sluggers with prodigious power, innings-eating workhorses or flame-throwing relievers. It's prospects, players in their teens and early 20s who have yet to establish themselves at the game's highest level...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 23,572 reads 9 comments

  16. Noah Syndergaard Is Back to Peak Dominance When Mets Need Him Most

    A New York Mets starting rotation that was supposed to be the mightiest force on this or any other planet has become battered, broken and badly in need of a hero. Enter Thor...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 8,413 reads 13 comments

  17. Adrian Beltre Launches Solo Home Run as He Drops to a Knee vs. Astros

    Adrian Beltre 's 30th home run of the season came in style. In the top of the second inning against the Houston Astros on Tuesday night, the 37-year-old dropped to a knee ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 6,192 reads 1 comments

  18. Ryan Braun Was Reportedly Almost Traded to Dodgers for Yasiel Puig

    A potential blockbuster trade between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers came just short of completion before the Aug. 31 waivers deadline...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 14,336 reads 15 comments

  19. Josh Donaldson Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Star's Hip and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was dealing with a hip injury that caused him to miss three games; however, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Donaldson Active vs...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 2,346 reads 3 comments

  20. Vin Scully Won't Announce Dodgers Playoff Games: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Vin Scully has one of the most familiar voices in sports, but it won't be heard in the 2016 MLB postseason...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 9,346 reads 15 comments

  21. Wade LeBlanc to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Pirates made a move to bolster their pitching rotation on Tuesday as they cling to their fading postseason hopes. The team announced it acquired left-handed pitcher Wade LeBlanc in a trade with the Seattle Mariners ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 3,018 reads 4 comments

  22. Gerrit Cole Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Elbow and Recovery

    With the Pittsburgh Pirates' playoff hopes fading fast, right-handed pitcher Gerrit Cole will not pitch again in 2016. Continue for updates. Cole Shut Down for Rest of Season Tuesday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 2,619 reads 9 comments

  23. Each MLB Contender's Biggest Roadblock to Reaching the 2016 Postseason

    We're midway through the final month of the 2016 MLB season and by all accounts, there are still five postseason spots up for grabs...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 23,892 reads 29 comments

  24. 2016 MLB Awards Race Odds Updates with 3 Weeks to Go

    With the exception of the Rookie of the Year Award in each league, here's hoping that those voting for MLB 's biggest individual honors in 2016 have been filling out their ballots in pencil and not pen...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 16 days ago 53,749 reads 165 comments

  25. David Price Starting to Become Clutch Ace at Crucial Time of Playoff Push

    The Boston Red Sox gave David Price ace money over the winter. Now, finally, after months of wobbling and hand-wringing, he's giving them ace results. Price wasn't awful in the first half...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 8,588 reads 24 comments