1. Jameson Taillon Underwent Surgery for Suspected Testicular Cancer

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced pitcher Jameson Taillon underwent surgery Monday for suspected testicular cancer and provided a statement from general manager Neal Huntington: ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 72,162 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs' Brett Anderson Exits vs. Yankees with Back Injury, Says He's Embarrassed

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Brett Anderson said he was "embarrassed" on Twitter after allowing five runs in 0...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 10,268 reads 0 comments

  3. Jameson Taillon Placed on 10-Day DL by Pirates with Groin Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon is on the disabled list after suffering a groin injury. The Pirates announced Taillon had been placed on the 10-day DL with groin ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 1,603 reads 0 comments

  4. Brewers Minor Leaguer Lucas Erceg Fools Baserunner with Hidden-Ball Trick

    Milwaukee Brewers prospect Lucas Erceg pulled off one of the oldest tricks in the book—and thus one that rarely works—to steal an out in Wednesday's game against the Houston Astros ' minor league affiliate...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 130 reads 0 comments

  5. Stephen Piscotty Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    The St. Louis Cardinals placed outfielder Stephen Piscotty on the 10-day disabled list Friday due to a right hamstring strain, the team announced . To take his place on the roster, the Cards recalled outfielder Tommy Pham from Triple-A...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 2,310 reads 0 comments

  6. Billy Hamilton Wants to Race NFL 40-Yard Dash Record Holder John Ross

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton told reporters Thursday he wants to challenge Cincinnati Bengals first-round pick and NFL combine 40-yard dash record holder John Ross to a race now that the two share a zip code...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 69,868 reads 0 comments

  7. Dexter Fowler Suffers Shoulder Injury vs. Milwaukee Brewers

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced outfielder Dexter Fowler left Thursday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers with a shoulder strain...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 3,412 reads 0 comments

  8. Woman Grazed By Stray Bullet During Cardinals Game

    A female fan watching Tuesday night's game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium was grazed on the arm by a stray bullet...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 111,477 reads 0 comments

  9. Cubs' World Series Trophy Reportedly Damaged During Charity Concert

    The Chicago Cubs ' World Series trophy was reportedly damaged at the Hot Stove Cool Music concert in Boston last weekend...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 36,656 reads 0 comments

  10. Military Dad Surprises Kids at Minor League Baseball Game by Posing as Catcher

    The ceremonial first pitches of a North Carolina minor league baseball game ended with a surprise family reunion. Returning home from a six-month deployment, U.S. Air Force Tech...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 1,659 reads 0 comments

  11. Kris Bryant Talks Possible Cubs Contract Extension, Says He Might 'Play It Out'

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant won the National League Rookie of the Year, NL MVP and a World Series in his first two years in the league, but he apparently isn't quite ready to sign a contract extension...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 8,737 reads 0 comments

  12. Powerful and Likable, Milwaukee Brewers' Eric Thames Is Quickly Becoming a Star

    No matter what you may have heard, it's absolutely not true that Eric Thames came out of nowhere to become baseball's April home run sensation...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 6 months ago 49,659 reads 0 comments

  13. Gift Ngoepe Called Up by Pirates, Becomes 1st African-Born Player in MLB History

    The Pittsburgh Pirates called up Gift Ngoepe on Wednesday and optioned pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas , according to Kyle Glaser of Baseball America and MLB Roster Moves ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 66,741 reads 0 comments

  14. Eric Thames Subjected to 2nd Random Drug Test After Hitting MLB-Leading 11th HR

    After hitting his major league-leading 11th home run Tuesday, Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames submitted his second random drug test since the start of the regular season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 156,479 reads 0 comments

  15. Matt Carpenter Suspended 1 Game, Fined for Making Contact with Umpire vs Brewers

    On Tuesday, the MLB announced St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter was suspended one game for making contact with an umpire during Sunday's contest against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 9,363 reads 0 comments

  16. Eric Thames Ties Milwaukee Brewers April Home Run Record

    Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames recorded his ninth and 10th home runs of the season Monday evening against the Cincinnati Reds , becoming just the second player in franchise history to total double-digit homers in April, per ESPN...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 1,342 reads 0 comments

  17. Cubs Minor Leaguer D.J. Wilson Repeatedly Fails to Throw Beach Ball Back to Fans

    Young baseball players must learn how to handle adversity. Even MLB 's brightest stars can occasionally experience a 0-for-11 slump at the plate. D. J...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 4,196 reads 0 comments

  18. Reds Troll Cubs Fans at Great American Ball Park with 'Bandwagon Cam'

    Countless Chicago Cubs loyalists received the ultimate payoff in the fall, when their beloved team snapped a 108-year title drought by winning the World Series...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 38,364 reads 0 comments

  19. David Freese Describes Struggles with Depression, Alcohol

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman David Freese discussed his previous battles with depression and alcohol abuse in a USA Today feature published Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 18,020 reads 0 comments

  20. Starling Marte Reportedly Will Not Appeal 80-Game Suspension for PED Violation

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte reportedly accepted his 80-game suspension from Major League Baseball without an appeal or explanation for his positive performance-enhancing-drug test...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 8,136 reads 0 comments

  21. Cubs Ask Non-Players to Sign Agreement to Not Sell World Series Rings

    The Chicago Cubs have asked non-players within the organization to sign an agreement giving the team the right to buy back World Series rings for $1. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 336,347 reads 0 comments

  22. Starling Marte Suspended 80 Games for Violating MLB PED Policy

    Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star outfielder Starling Marte has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 77,192 reads 0 comments

  23. Eric Thames Ties 2-Decade-Old Brewers Record Monday

    Milwaukee Brewers slugger Eric Thames finished 3-for-4 with a home run, three runs scored and one RBI during Monday's 6-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs ...

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  24. Pirates' Josh Harrison Gets Hit by Pitch in 4 Consecutive Plate Appearances

    Josh Harrison endured two painful days at the plate, but at least he's reaching base. In the span of two games, the Pittsburgh Pirates infielder was hit by a pitch four consecutive times...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 410,874 reads 0 comments

  25. Young Fan Cries When Surprised with Cubs Tickets

    Hard work paid off for a young boy rewarded with tickets to Wrigley Field. Hannah Himes shared a video of her nine-year-old brother, Kolt Kyler, crying tears of joy when presented with Chicago Cubs tickets...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 6,481 reads 0 comments