1. Pedro Strop, Cubs Agree to Contract Extension

    After playing an integral role out of the bullpen during their run to the World Series in 2016, the Chicago Cubs have rewarded reliever Pedro Strop with a contract extension...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 hours ago 1,622 reads 0 comments

  2. Attacks on Dexter Fowler 'An Eye-Opener to How the World Is' for Others in MLB

    TAMPA — Dexter Fowler was asked a question. He gave a heartfelt answer. And then as it so often does, all hell broke loose on social media this week. Dexter Fowler is a smart and thoughtful man...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 13 hours ago 80,174 reads 0 comments

  3. Chicago Cubs: MLB Player Comps for Each Top Spring Training Prospect

    The Chicago Cubs have an impressive young core in place at the MLB level, and there's still more talent in the pipeline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 day ago 8,726 reads 0 comments

  4. Sammy Sosa Compares Himself to Jesus Christ in Response to PED Speculation

    Seven-time All-Star Sammy Sosa remains steadfast in his assertion he never used performance-enhancing drugs during his MLB career...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 19,756 reads 0 comments

  5. Dexter Fowler Responds to Backlash from Comments on Donald Trump's Travel Ban

    On Monday, Mark Saxon of ESPN.com reported St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler did not regret comments he previously made criticizing President Donald Trump's executive ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 9,882 reads 0 comments

  6. Cubs' Javier Baez-Addison Russell Poised to Join MLB's Defensive Infield Elite

    Day after day through an October (and early November) he and millions of Chicago Cubs fans will never forget, Joe Maddon wrote out lineups with Javier Baez at second base and Addison Russell at shortstop...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 days ago 14,698 reads 0 comments

  7. Yadier Molina, Cardinals Reportedly Discuss Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and catcher Yadier Molina are reportedly engaged in "preliminary talks" regarding a contract extension...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 3,759 reads 0 comments

  8. Alex Reyes Injury Shakes Up the 2017 NL Wild-Card Picture

    Alex Reyes didn 't throw a major league pitch until August. He didn 't start a game the St. Louis Cardinals won until September. He still nearly carried the 2016 Cardinals into the postseason...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 days ago 11,176 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    Ah, the non-roster invitee —it's one of spring's most interesting creatures. Some are prospects getting a look. Others are journeymen castoffs destined to fall by the wayside...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 days ago 13,491 reads 0 comments

  10. Alex Reyes Injury: Updates on Cardinals P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Alex Reyes is dealing with a partial tear in his pitching elbow that will require Tommy John surgery, ending his season. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 20,132 reads 0 comments

  11. Desmond Jennings to Reds: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Cincinnati Reds announced Thursday that they have signed outfielder Desmond Jennings to a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 15 days ago 5,149 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: 5 Key Questions That Need Answering in Spring Training

    Even the defending champs have some questions that need answering. The Chicago Cubs have as much talent as any team in baseball; however, the coaching staff needs to decide who will fill the final spots on the bench and in the bullpen...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 19,982 reads 0 comments

  13. Homer Bailey Injury: Updates on Reds Pitcher's Recovery from Elbow Surgery

    The Cincinnati Reds announced Wednesday starting pitcher Homer Bailey underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow. Continue for updates. Bailey Expected to Be Out 4-6 Weeks Wednesday, Feb...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 2,009 reads 0 comments

  14. Jason Hammel to Royals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran starting pitcher Jason Hammel will be a member of the Kansas City Royals in 2017. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported the news Sunday, noting it's a two-year deal with a mutual option for a third season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 19 days ago 15,455 reads 0 comments

  15. Andrew McCutchen to Move from CF to RF in 2017: Latest Comments and Reaction

    After eight years as the Pittsburgh Pirates ' center fielder, veteran Andrew McCutchen will move to right field in 2017, manager Clint Hurdle announced Sunday, per ESPN.com ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 19 days ago 7,888 reads 0 comments

  16. Kyle Schwarber's About to Get a Lot Scarier in First Full MLB Season

    The following statement is a holdover from this time last year: Kyle Schwarber is going to be a beast in his first full major league season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 22 days ago 44,792 reads 0 comments

  17. Carlos Martinez, Cardinals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Carlos Martinez and the St. Louis Cardinals appeared to be headed for an arbitration hearing, but that meeting won't be necessary after the two sides reportedly agreed on a new long-term deal Wednesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 8,866 reads 0 comments

  18. Theo Epstein Discusses Donald Trump's Comments on Crime in Chicago

    Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said President Donald Trump is "grandstanding" when it comes to his public criticism of the violence in Chicago...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 23 days ago 584 reads 0 comments

  19. Trust Issues: Teams and Athletes We're Not Sold on Yet

    Being a sports fan requires a lot of faith because there are some franchises and athletes that continue to make the wrong moves despite their best efforts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 23 days ago 27,299 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    While the Chicago Cubs have not spent nearly as much money this winter as they did last, it's nonetheless been a busy offseason once again for the defending World Series champions...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 19,937 reads 0 comments

  21. Cardinals Ordered to Give Astros 2 Draft Picks, Fined $2 Million for Hack

    Major League Baseball ruled on Jan. 30 that the St. Louis Cardinals must forfeit two draft picks to the Houston Astros and pay the Astros $2 million as a result of their hacking scandal...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 25 days ago 37,984 reads 0 comments

  22. Scott Feldman to Reds: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent pitcher Scott Feldman has signed with the Cincinnati Reds , according to a team announcement Thursday morning. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal and MLB .com's Mark Sheldon first reported Wednesday that Feldman signed a one-year, $2...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 30 days ago 1,765 reads 0 comments

  23. How Kris Bryant Can Get Even Better After Monster MVP Season

    Somewhere down the line, Kris Bryant might make it his mission to conquer gravity, find the lost city of Atlantis or make the first good video game movie. For now, continuing to get better at baseball will have to do...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 11,726 reads 0 comments

  24. Joba Chamberlain to Brewers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Joba Chamberlain is getting another shot to pitch in the big leagues after agreeing to a deal with the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,467 reads 0 comments

  25. Chicago Cubs: Ranking the Top 10 Prospects Ahead of Spring Training

    The Chicago Cubs have graduated a ton of talent to the MLB level in recent years, but their minor league pipeline has by no means run dry...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 11,179 reads 0 comments