1. Pittsburgh Pirates' Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    After making the postseason in 2013 for the first time since 1992, the Pittsburgh Pirates are looking to make it there again in 2014. Pittsburgh has tread water so far, winning six of its first 12 this season...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 4 days ago 2,442 reads 1 comments

  2. Theo: Soriano Trade Benefited Cubs, Yanks

    NEW YORK -- The Chicago Cubs are paying almost $18 million of Alfonso Soriano's salary this season, but team president Theo Epstein says the July 2013 trade has benefited both the Cubs and New York Yankees , Soriano's original major league team...

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  3. Cardinals Activate Infielder Ellis

    ST. LOUIS • Veteran infielder Mark Ellis' rehab assignment was a few at-bats shorter than the Cardinals expected but the same amount of days they planned...

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  4. Should Reds Be Feeling Buyer's Remorse on Homer Bailey's Mega-Extension?

    When the Cincinnati Reds signed Homer Bailey to a six-year, $106 million extension , they might as well have gotten him a T-shirt that said what they really thought of him: "One of the Best Pitchers in Baseball...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 6,893 reads 22 comments

  5. Theo: Soriano Trade Worked for Both Teams

    NEW YORK -- The Chicago Cubs will see some familiar faces when they take on the New York Yankees on Tuesday and Wednesday.....

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  6. To Compete with Cards, Cubs Have to Strike Gold Deep in the Draft

    ST. LOUIS — The Cubs are not shy about pointing out how popular their farm system has become with the baseball trade publications.....

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  7. Former Cubs Teammates Are Eager to Say Hi to Alfonso Soriano

    NEW YORK — A lot of these Cubs in New York for this two-game interleague series with the Yankees have never played in the Bronx, much less the new, sixth-year Yankee Stadium...

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  8. Derek Jeter Has Made Impression on Starlin Castro

    NEW YORK — Starlin Castro knows the pressures of playing under a microscope after reaching the majors at 20 and being selected to two All-Star Games only to experience a down year in 2013 that seemed to overshadow his past achievements...

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  9. After Getting Paycheck, Wang Makes Debut

    Left-hander Wei-Chung Wang received his first Major League paycheck on Monday afternoon, and then the Brewers made him earn it.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  10. Brewers Offer $4.15 Tickets on Tax Day

    Tax day isn't just about filing your taxes by the IRS deadline. It's also about companies offering freebies and discounts to take advantage of the dollar-focused hoopla on April 15...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  11. The Milwaukee Brewers Aggressive Offensive Approach

    The Brewers ' nine-game winning streak was snapped on Monday night at the hands of timely Cardinals hitting and a dominant Lance Lynn performance. A Jhonny Peralta solo homer got St...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  12. Explaining the Brewers' Hot Start, and Why It's Not as Big a Surprise

    The Brewers won just 74 games last year and finished fourth in the five-team National League Central, but two weeks into this season they are off to the best start in the game...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  13. Pirates, Reds have score to settle in Cincinnati

    The Pirates and the Reds get to sleep on their ongoing slugfest, although the teams' pitchers may lay in bed wide-eyed...

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  14. Cincinnati Reds Right-Hander Mat Latos (forearm) Won't Throw for 10-14 Days

    CINCINNATI -- Reds starter Mat Latos was diagnosed with a strained right forearm on Sunday and won't be allowed to throw for 10-14 days...

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  15. Cardinals Activate Ellis off DL; Option Kozma

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  16. Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds Hit 10 Homers Before Game Is Suspended

    Maybe it's good this one got suspended. Gave everybody a chance to dry off a bit, catch their breath and let those unbelievable numbers start to sink in...

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  17. Reds' Chapman Throws off Mound for 1st Time

    CINCINNATI -- Reds closer Aroldis Chapman threw off a mound on Monday for the first time since he was hit in the forehead by a line drive during spring training...

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  18. Is Cincinnati Reds' Billy Hamilton the Fastest Baseball Player Ever?

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout might be baseball's best athlete, possessing four, if not all five, of the game's tools—contact, power, speed, arm and fielding...

    Robert Healy III Written by Robert Healy III about 4 days ago 1,450 reads 1 comments

  19. Chorizo Sausage Eats It During Sausage Race

    A reader sends in this front-row view of the Chorizo Sausage eating it during tonight's Sausage Race at Miller Park...

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  20. Lynn Slams the Door on Brewers

    MILWAUKEE • However he does it, Lance Lynn wins. Whether it's his Cardinals teammates scoring seven runs a game in his first two starts to overcome his own 6.55 earned run average...

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  21. Is Cardinals' Lance Lynn Ready to Take the Next Step?

    On Monday night in Milwaukee, Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn dominated the Brewers : 7 IP. 4 H, 0 R, 11 K, 3 BB. Whenever Lynn twirls a gem such as this, we're left wondering: Is he ready to take the next step?...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  22. Reds-Pirates Game Suspended After Rain Delay

    # Reds # Pirates game has been postponed. Will continue the game in top of the 7th on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m...

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  23. Carpenter Ejected After Arguing Balls and Strikes

    Matt Carpenter has been ejected after arguing with Bob Davidson about a called third strike. Matheny might be about to follow him.....

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  24. Rain Postpones Reds-Pirates in 7th Inning

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  25. Video: Travis Snider Tried to Catch a Baseball with His Mouth

    Thom Brennaman said it best after seeing Travis Snider get hit in the face with a baseball: "Golly dang.".....

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