1. MLB Celebrates 'Players Weekend' with Customized Cleats, Uniforms

    Between Friday and Sunday, MLB players around the league will celebrate " Players Weekend " by rocking customized cleats and uniforms that feature selected nicknames. Multiple players offered previews of their gear ahead of Friday's games...

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  2. Nelson Cruz Slams Mariners' 3rd-Longest Home Run Ever Tracked

    Nelson Cruz proved why he has the nickname "Boomstick" once again on Friday night when Seattle faced Tampa Bay. As the Mariners outfielder hit his 30th homer of the season, he also made history for the team while he was at it...

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  3. Nelson Cruz Hits 20 Homers for 9th Straight Season

    Seattle Mariners star outfielder Nelson Cruz crushed his 20th home run of the season to tie Monday's game against the Houston Astros in the seventh inning...

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  4. Mariners DH Nelson Cruz Gets Hit by Pitch, Jokingly Pretends to Storm Mound

    Never change, Nelson Cruz . On Sunday, Cruz's former Texas Rangers teammate, White Sox pitcher Derek Holland, plunked him in the top of the first inning...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 4 months ago 23,269 reads 0 comments

  5. Mariners DH Nelson Cruz Takes Picture with Umpire Before AB in All-Star Game

    Sometimes, you just need to capture the moment. In the top of the sixth inning of Tuesday night's MLB All-Star Game, Seattle Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz whipped out his ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 18,888 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB All-Star Voting 2017: Latest Ballot Results Before Roster Reveal

    Voting for the All-Star Game starters in the American and National Leagues came to a conclusion Thursday night, and the big reveal will come Sunday night when Major League Baseball announces the final results...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 months ago 20,350 reads 0 comments

  7. Nelson Cruz Leaves Game vs. Rockies with Hand Injury

    Seattle Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz exited Thursday's game against the Colorado Rockies after suffering an apparent hand injury, MLB .com's Greg Johns reported...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 1,088 reads 0 comments

  8. Nelson Cruz Suffers Right Calf Injury During Mariners vs. Rockies

    Seattle Mariners star Nelson Cruz was removed from Tuesday's game against the Colorado Rockies due to tightness in his right calf, the team announced . He had a walk and a run in his only plate appearance before leaving...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 1,234 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Metrics 101: The 10 Most Overrated Stars of Baseball

    The latest in Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101 series will take on a topic that's guaranteed to never get anyone riled up. Ha. Just kidding. Everyone will leave here feeling good and P...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 120,456 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Metrics 101: Baseball's 15 Most Powerful Home Run Mashers

    Gone are the days when spectators could only guess about the hardest home run hitters in Major League Baseball. There's now an app for that. Sounds like a task for Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 41,438 reads 0 comments

  11. Ranking the Top 10 MLB Players Over Age 35

    Respect your elders. That's exactly what we set out to do here as we searched for the 10 best MLB players over the age of 35...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 42,282 reads 0 comments

  12. USA vs. Dominican Republic: Score and Reaction from World Baseball Classic 2017

    The Dominican Republic got a huge come-from-behind 7-5 win over the United States to clinch the top spot in Pool C at the 2017 World Baseball Classic ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 21,291 reads 0 comments