1. Erick Aybar Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Braves SS

    As the Atlanta Braves continue their long-term rebuild, Erick Aybar is among a few veterans the team may move before the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 hours ago 14,380 reads 24 comments

  2. Julio Teheran Injury: Updates on Braves Pitcher's Lat and Return

    Atlanta Braves pitcher Julio Teheran left the field during Friday's game against the Colorado Rockies because of right lat tightness suffered during a fifth-inning at-bat. However, it appears as if he will not miss any extra time...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 1,272 reads 1 comments

  3. Stephen Strasburg's Loss to the Dodgers Was His 1st Loss Since September 9, 2015

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday, his first loss since September 9, 2015 (21 starts)...

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  4. Pikachu Appears to Flip Off Fans During 'Pokemon Go' Skit with Phillies Mascot

    The Phillie Phanatic caught the Pokemon Go fever but failed to catch Pikachu before it seemingly flipped off fans at Citizens Bank Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 days ago 9,736 reads 7 comments

  5. Syndergaard Reaches 300 Career Strikeouts in Just 43 Games

    Making just the 43rd appearance and 42nd start of his young MLB career, New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard recorded his 300th career strikeout during Tuesday's 2-1 win ...

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  6. Jose Fernandez Is the 1st Pitcher This Season to Have Multiple 14-K Games

    Fact: Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez struck out 14 batters against the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday. He is the first pitcher this season to have multiple games with at least 14 strikeouts...

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  7. Fastest Starter to 500, How Far Can Jose Fernandez Climb MLB's All-Time K List?

    Leave it to Jose Fernandez , whose fastball is barely contained by the fabric of reality, to get somewhere really fast...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 14,042 reads 36 comments

  8. Nationals Play Franchise's Longest Regular-Season Game Since 1989

    The Washington Nationals played an 18-inning marathon against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, marking the franchise's longest regular-season game since 1989, back when the team was still known as the Montreal Expos, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  9. Jacob deGrom Must Continue Ace Return to Save Mets' Suddenly Unsettled Rotation

    Remember when the New York Mets ' vaunted super-rotation was a beacon of hope and stability in Queens? So much for that. Matt Harvey is lost for the season to shoulder surgery...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 21,569 reads 33 comments

  10. Arodys Vizcaino Injury: Updates on Braves Closer's Oblique and Return

    The Atlanta Braves placed closer Arodys Vizcaino on the 15-day disabled list Saturday because of a strained right oblique. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 days ago 1,272 reads 0 comments

  11. Stephen Strasburg Becomes 5th Pitcher to Start 13-0 in Cy Young Era

    Washington Nationals All-Star ace Stephen Strasburg went eight innings during Friday night's 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates , allowing one earned run and just three hits while striking out six to improve to 13-0 on the season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 days ago 9,219 reads 23 comments

  12. Tyler Flowers Injury: Updates on Braves Catcher's Hand and Return

    Atlanta Braves catcher Tyler Flowers suffered a broken hand on Saturday against the Chicago White Sox , and he's slated to miss a big chunk of time after the All-Star break. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 3,205 reads 6 comments

  13. Giancarlo Stanton Became the 1st Marlins Player to Win Home Run Derby

    On Monday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first player in Miami Marlins history to win the Home Run Derby...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 13 days ago 17,718 reads 24 comments

  14. Giancarlo Stanton Drives a Pitch 497 Feet in Home Run Derby

    Giancarlo Stanton can hit the ball hard. He can also hit it really far. The Miami Marlins slugger took a pitch deep into the stands at Petco Park in San Diego for one of two 497-foot dingers in Monday night's Home Run Derby...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 13 days ago 6,230 reads 8 comments

  15. Noah Syndergaard Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Arm and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard exited the July 8 game against the Washington Nationals in the fifth inning with what the team called "arm fatigue," per Anthony DiComo of MLB...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 6,246 reads 19 comments

  16. Matt Harvey's Latest Season-Ending Surgery Puts Bright Career at Crossroads

    NEW YORK — On the day the New York Mets announced Matt Harvey will have his second major surgery in four years, Ron Darling brought up Tim Leary's name...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 17 days ago 10,632 reads 18 comments

  17. Max Scherzer Replaces Stephen Strasburg on 2016 NL All-Star Roster

    Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will replace teammate Stephen Strasburg on the 2016 National League All-Star roster, MLB announced on Friday. Scherzer, 31, is 9-6 with a 3...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 3,374 reads 9 comments

  18. Ryan Zimmerman Injury: Updates on Nationals 1B's Status and Return

    Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injury to his ribs on July 8. He is nearing a return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 7,316 reads 2 comments

  19. Matt Harvey Injury Update: Mets SP to Undergo Season-Ending Arm Surgery

    New York Mets ace Matt Harvey will undergo surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome in his right arm and will miss the remainder of the 2016 MLB season, his agent Scott Boras announced Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 10,927 reads 29 comments

  20. Giancarlo Stanton: 1st Player in Marlins History to Hit 200 Career HRs

    Fact: On Wednesday, Giancarlo Stanton became the first player in Miami Marlins history to hit 200 career home runs with the franchise...

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  21. Matt Harvey's Uncertain Future Is Blow Mets Are Well-Armed to Weather

    The New York Mets ' Matt Harvey landed on the disabled list Wednesday with shoulder discomfort, and there's simply no positive way to spin that. We're talking about one of the game's top pitchers when he's right...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 11,756 reads 17 comments

  22. Matt Harvey Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Shoulder and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with discomfort in his right shoulder. He will miss the rest of the season because of surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 42,018 reads 47 comments

  23. How Jose Fernandez Has Become MLB's Most Lethal Strikeout Pitcher in 2016

    We better have a good excuse if we're going to put a modern pitcher in the company of Randy Johnson and Pedro Martinez. Their names are not to be used lightly. Currently providing a good excuse, however, is Jose Fernandez ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 6,819 reads 26 comments

  24. Jose Reyes to Be Activated by Mets: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Mets announced Monday they expect to activate veteran shortstop Jose Reyes ahead of Tuesday's game against the Miami Marlins ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 20 days ago 12,577 reads 37 comments

  25. Stephen Strasburg's Hitless Return Shows He's Ready for Big 2nd Half

    The Washington Nationals ' Stephen Strasburg carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning Sunday before getting the hook with two outs and 109 pitches under his belt...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 21 days ago 6,016 reads 13 comments