1. Yordano Ventura Tribute Given by Royals Prior to Home Opener vs. Athletics

    Prior to their Opening Day game against the Oakland Athletics , the Kansas City Royals honored Yordano Ventura , who died in a car accident in January...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 13,114 reads 0 comments

  2. Gary Sanchez out 4 Weeks After Biceps Injury Diagnosed as Grade 1 Strain

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez will miss four weeks with a right biceps injury, manager Joe Girardi announced Monday, per Bryan Hoch of MLB .com. The 24-year-old was diagnosed with a Grade 1 strain of his muscle...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 14 days ago 8,785 reads 0 comments

  3. Former MLB Player Otis Nixon Found by Local Police After Being Reported Missing

    Police in Woodstock, Georgia, say they have located former MLB outfielder Otis Nixon, who was reported missing Saturday. "Otis Nixon has been located and is safe...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 396,757 reads 0 comments

  4. David Price's 1st Bullpen Session Since Elbow Injury Captured on Video

    Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price pitched his first bullpen session since being shut down with an elbow injury Monday. Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe provided video: Price, 31, threw 25 pitches in the session...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 2,776 reads 0 comments

  5. Future Reds Ace Amir Garrett Is the Best Dunker in Major League Baseball

    ST. LOUIS — During the early stages of the baseball season, it isn't uncommon for clubhouses around MLB to screen NBA games. Of course, it's not exactly breaking news: Baseball players are sports fans too...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 14 days ago 31,563 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand After Opening Week

    The first week of the 2017 MLB season has come and gone, and as is usually the case with this wonderful sport, little went as expected...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 113,487 reads 0 comments

  7. Matt Harvey Looks Poised to Finally Rediscover MLB Ace Status

    It turns out Gotham's Dark Knight may have some fight left in him after all. When Matt Harvey made his 2017 debut for the New York Mets against the Atlanta Braves last Thursday, only Matt Kemp walked away unimpressed...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 23,728 reads 0 comments

  8. Young MLB Stars with the Most Untapped Potential

    A stellar nebula is a hot, swirling cloud of gas where stars are formed. For optimal impact, read that sentence in Neil deGrasse Tyson's voice. What's true for the universe is true for the big leagues...

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  9. Former MLB Player Otis Nixon Reported Missing by Local Police

    Former MLB outfielder Otis Nixon has reportedly been missing since Saturday morning. On Sunday, the Woodstock Police Department in Georgia sent a tweet revealing when he was ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 330,918 reads 0 comments

  10. Tim Tebow Hits 2nd Home Run of the Season for Columbia Fireflies

    Tim Tebow hit his second home run of the 2017 season Sunday with the New York Mets ' Single-A affiliate, the Columbia Fireflies...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 62,431 reads 0 comments

  11. Josh Donaldson Exits Game vs. Rays with Calf Injury

    Toronto Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson left Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with right calf tightness, the team announced . MLB ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 days ago 7,809 reads 0 comments

  12. Pittsburgh Pirates Debut Real-Life 'Super Mario Run' Game in Front of Scoreboard

    Forget iPhone apps. For Pittsburgh Pirates home games at PNC Park, you can play Super Mario Run with help from the scoreboard. Jim Lokay of Fox 5 in Washington, D.C...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 25,690 reads 0 comments

  13. Trea Turner Leaves Game vs. Phillies with Apparent Leg Injury

    Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner exited the team's game Saturday against the Philadelphia Phillies after suffering an apparent leg injury. Per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 1,151 reads 0 comments

  14. Gary Sanchez Suffers Biceps Injury vs. Baltimore Orioles, Placed on 10-Day DL

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez was forced to leave Saturday's game against the Baltimore Orioles because of a biceps injury. Per Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees announced Sanchez suffered a right biceps strain...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 15,654 reads 0 comments

  15. Melvin Upton Jr., Giants Reportedly Agree to Minor League Contract

    Melvin Upton Jr . will get a chance at a fresh start after signing with the San Francisco Giants . MLB.com's Mark Feinsand first reported Upton would sign with the Giants on Saturday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 20,221 reads 0 comments

  16. Astros SP Collin McHugh to Miss at Least 6 Weeks with Elbow Injury

    Houston Astros pitcher Collin McHugh will miss at least six weeks with an elbow injury. The team announced Saturday that McHugh won't undergo surgery at this point and will be ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 days ago 3,120 reads 0 comments

  17. Red Sox, Make-A-Wish Foundation Build Fenway Park Replica in Child's Backyard

    The Boston Red Sox teamed with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to fulfill a child's dream of having a baseball field in his backyard. Born with scoliosis, Thomas Hastings was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy after his first birthday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 9,205 reads 0 comments

  18. Javier Baez Suffers Eye Injury vs. Brewers After OF Collision with Jason Heyward

    Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez was forced to leave Friday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after colliding with teammate Jason Heyward. The Cubs announced Baez suffered a left eye contusion in the collision...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 17 days ago 16,718 reads 0 comments

  19. Garrett Richards Placed on 10-Day DL by Angels with Arm Injury

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to an injury to his biceps. Per MLB .com's Maria Guardado , Richards' DL stint is due to a right biceps strain and is retroactive to April 6...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 2,960 reads 0 comments

  20. Rich Hill Placed on 10-Day DL with Blister on Middle Finger

    The Los Angeles Dodgers placed pitcher Rich Hill on the 10-day disabled list due to a blister on his left middle finger, the team announced on Twitter Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 8,942 reads 0 comments

  21. Shohei Otani Will Leave Japan to Play in MLB After This Season

    Japanese baseball sensation Shohei Otani is reportedly planning to leave Nippon Professional Baseball to sign with a Major League Baseball team after the season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 8,311 reads 0 comments

  22. Mariners Selling 'Toasted Grasshoppers' at Safeco Field This Season

    Nothing says baseball quite like a nice bowl of toasted grasshoppers. Right? This season, the Seattle Mariners are selling the fried critters "tossed in chili lime salt" at Safeco Field home games, per ESPN...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 days ago 9,190 reads 0 comments

  23. Bryce Harper Fights Off the Sun, Makes No-Look Catch in RF vs. Marlins

    Bryce Harper is just showing off at this point. In the second inning of Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Miami Marlins, the Washington Nationals superstar made a no-look catch on a fly ball off J...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 20,727 reads 0 comments

  24. Irrational Conclusions to Draw from 2017 MLB Opening Week

    Nothing gets fans riled up like the small sample size that is the first week of the MLB season. If a superstar hitter falls into a weeklong slump in June or an ace starter gets shellacked in July, no one really bats an eye...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 59,180 reads 0 comments

  25. 5 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco Giants' 2017 Season

    The San Francisco Giants were unable to keep the even-year magic rolling last season as they were ousted in the Division Series, but they once again look like one of the better teams in the National League ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 7,334 reads 0 comments