1. Justin Verlander Reportedly Not Expected to Be Traded Before Deadline

    With Major League Baseball's waiver trade deadline on Aug. 31, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is reportedly unlikely to be dealt...

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  2. Bryce Harper 'A Long Way from Running' on Knee Injury, Says Dusty Baker

    As Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper continues to recover from the knee injury he suffered Aug. 12, manager Dusty Baker isn't putting a timetable on when the All-Star will return to the lineup...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 12,297 reads 0 comments

  3. Chris Sale Collects 1,500th Career Strikeout in Historic Fashion

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale struck out 11 batters while giving up just three hits and no earned runs during Tuesday's 3-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 22 days ago 427 reads 0 comments

  4. Mike Leake Traded to Mariners; Cardinals Receive SS Prospect Rayder Ascanio

    The St. Louis Cardinals reached an agreement Wednesday to trade starting pitcher Mike Leake to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for minor league shortstop Rayder Ascanio. Ken Rosenthal‏ of The Athletic first reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 22 days ago 20,986 reads 0 comments

  5. Chris Sale Becomes Fastest Player to Reach 1,500 Career Strikeouts

    Fact: Chris Sale had 11 strikeouts against the Blue Jays on Tuesday, becoming the fastest player to reach 1,500 career strikeouts (1,290 innings pitched)...

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  6. Triumph or Choke: Predicting Winners of 2017's Tightest MLB Playoff Battles

    We're barreling toward the end of August and into the teeth of September. After months of up-and-down action, MLB 's various playoff battles are coming into focus. Some are all but decided...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 22 days ago 46,197 reads 0 comments

  7. Wade Davis Sets Cubs Record with 27th Consecutive Save

    Wade Davis earned his 27th straight save with the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning in the 4-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 2,194 reads 0 comments

  8. Justin Upton Reportedly a Trade Target for San Francisco Giants

    The San Francisco Giants reportedly have their eyes on Detroit Tigers outfielder Justin Upton . On Tuesday, Jon Morosi of MLB Network cited sources who said San Francisco ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 15,867 reads 0 comments

  9. Royals GM Dayton Moore Suggests Link Between Pornography, Domestic Violence

    Kansas City Royals general manager Dayton Moore suggested there is a link between watching pornography and domestic abuse during a Tuesday press conference...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 124,978 reads 0 comments

  10. Chris Sale Becomes Fastest P in MLB History to Reach 1,500 Career Strikeouts

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale made history during Tuesday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays . Sale notched his 1,500th career strikeout in the second inning when he punched out Kevin Pillar...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 6,860 reads 0 comments

  11. Giancarlo Stanton Ties MLB Record for Most Home Runs in August with 18

    The home run tear for Miami Marlins star Giancarlo Stanton continued on Tuesday when the slugger connected for No. 51 this season in the first inning against the Washington Nationals ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 2,201 reads 0 comments

  12. Texas Rangers Donate $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief

    The Texas Rangers are reportedly doing their part to help their state's recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 1,737 reads 0 comments

  13. Max Scherzer Joins Elite Group of Pitchers with 230+ Strikeouts in 25 Starts

    Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer collected 10 strikeouts in Monday's 11-2 victory over the Miami Marlins , boosting his record to 13-5 on the season...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 23 days ago 1,048 reads 0 comments

  14. Trea Turner Activated from 60-Day DL After Missing 51 Games with Wrist Injury

    The Washington Nationals are getting closer to full strength with Trea Turner returning from the 60-day disabled list Tuesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 480 reads 0 comments

  15. Justin Verlander Trade Rumors: Astros, Mystery Team Reported Suitors

    With two days before Major League Baseball's waiver trade deadline ends, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander continues to generate interest...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 26,815 reads 0 comments

  16. Rhys Hoskins 2nd-Quickest in MLB History to 25 Career RBI

    Philadelphia Phillies left fielder and first baseman Rhys Hoskins entered Monday's game against the Atlanta Braves having hit a home run in five straight games...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 23 days ago 2,444 reads 0 comments

  17. Rays to Donate Revenue from Astros Series in Tampa to Hurricane Harvey Relief

    The Tampa Bay Rays announced Tuesday that all revenues generated from a three-game series between the Houston Astros and Texas Rangers will be donated to the Hurricane Harvey relief effort...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 2,526 reads 0 comments

  18. Adam Jones Breaks Baltimore Orioles' Record with Monday Home Run

    Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones smacked his 25th home run of the season during Monday's 7-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 23 days ago 282 reads 0 comments

  19. Royals Pitcher Danny Duffy Cited for DUI

    Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy was cited Sunday for a DUI. Per Matt Campbell and Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star , Duffy was cited by an Overland Park police officer around 8 p...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 24,369 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Players Who Can Earn Themselves Huge Paydays Down the Stretch

    The postseason isn't the only thing players will be playing for as the 2017 Major League Baseball season winds down. Some should also have massive paydays in their sights. The list isn't entirely composed of upcoming free agents...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 23 days ago 35,328 reads 0 comments

  21. Rangers GM Jon Daniels Defends Team's Stance on Relocation of Astros Series

    After the relocation of the Texas Rangers ' series against the Houston Astros came under fire Monday, Rangers general manager Jon Daniels defended his team's stance in the decision...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 18,545 reads 0 comments

  22. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks: Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick

    For just the second time since the MLB All-Star break, the Los Angeles Dodgers (91-38) enter a series losing consecutive games and visit the Arizona Diamondbacks (73-58) on Tuesday as small road favorites...

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  23. Royals Nearing MLB Record for Consecutive Scoreless Innings After Loss vs. Rays

    The Kansas City Royals inched closer to setting an MLB record for consecutive scoreless innings Monday in their 12-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays . According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 7,134 reads 0 comments

  24. Curtis Granderson Gives Dodgers Embarrassment of Riches on Field, Leader off It

    They were watching video the other day in the New York Mets clubhouse, not to get ready for a game but just out of personal interest...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 23 days ago 145,076 reads 0 comments

  25. Kevin Pillar Dives for Deep Outfield Catch vs. Red Sox

    Kevin Pillar brought fans to their feet when he shut down a near-extra-base hit on Monday. During the top of the sixth inning of the Toronto Blue Jays - Boston Red Sox game at ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 24 days ago 1,345 reads 0 comments