1. Don't Forget About Max Scherzer in NL Cy Young Race

    If Max Scherzer 's American League Cy Young Award is beginning to feel lonely, it could soon have company. In the wasteland that is the National League Cy Young race without a fully functioning Clayton Kershaw, anyone could claim this year's award...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 hours ago 2,834 reads 9 comments

  2. Max Scherzer Makes No-Look, Between-the-Legs Stop

    Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer didn't even need to look to prevent Baltimore Orioles second baseman Jonathan Schoop from earning a hit in the fifth inning of Thursday's game at Nationals Park...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 hours ago 565 reads 0 comments

  3. Katie Ledecky Hilariously Hands Medals to Bryce Harper Before 1st Pitch

    American swimmer Katie Ledecky brought home four gold medals and a silver from the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper received a firsthand look at her prizes Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 day ago 267,809 reads 107 comments

  4. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Elbow and Return

    The Washington Nationals have placed pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow soreness. It is uncertain when he will return to the rotation. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 5,239 reads 17 comments

  5. Darryl Strawberry Calls Dwight Gooden a 'Junkie-Addict' in NYDN Exclusive

    Earlier this year, Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry were the subjects of an ESPN 30 for 30 that portrayed their downfall from burgeoning superstars to troubled drug addicts...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 59,603 reads 55 comments

  6. Mets Fan Shows Off Bare Stomach Before Bartolo Colon Delivers Pitch

    A fan had an interesting way of showing his support for pitcher Bartolo Colon during Saturday's game between the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 days ago 16,513 reads 3 comments

  7. Steven Matz Injury: Updates on Mets SP's Shoulder and Return

    New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz was held out of an Aug. 19 start against the San Francisco Giants due to a shoulder injury that was determined to be tightness. He is on the disabled list...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 5,717 reads 12 comments

  8. Dansby Swanson Coup Hits Peak After Rapid Rise from No. 1 Pick to MLB

    On Wednesday, shortstop Dansby Swanson made his big league debut with the Atlanta Braves , going 2-for-4 in a 10-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 days ago 35,111 reads 56 comments

  9. Dansby Swanson to Be Called Up from Double-A Mississippi by Braves

    The future is set to arrive for the Atlanta Braves . The team announced Tuesday it will call up infielder Dansby Swanson on Wednesday: The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Swanson out of Vanderbilt with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 20,557 reads 48 comments

  10. Another Lost Giancarlo Stanton Season Sends Playoff-Hopeful Marlins Reeling

    With Giancarlo Stanton having suffered yet another significant injury, now's a good time to repurpose the catchphrase for Major League Baseball's All-Star Game. This time, it counts...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 25,496 reads 46 comments

  11. Giancarlo Stanton Injury: Updates on Marlins Star's Groin and Recovery

    Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton suffered a left groin strain during Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox . He has been ruled out for the season. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 days ago 141,765 reads 70 comments

  12. Jonathan Papelbon Released by Nationals: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jonathan Papelbon 's tumultuous tenure with the Washington Nationals has come to an end. The Nationals announced he was officially released on Saturday. ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 days ago 20,510 reads 62 comments

  13. Bryce Harper's Historic MVP Season Suddenly Looking Like an Anomaly

    In Saturday's 7-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants , Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper struck out three times and exited after the sixth inning with a stiff neck, per Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 39,911 reads 164 comments

  14. Phillies Turn 5-4-3 Triple Play in 7th Inning vs. Padres

    Clinging to a one-run lead in the bottom of the seventh inning, the Philadelphia Phillies turned a triple play to get out of trouble against the San Diego Padres on Sunday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 5,602 reads 0 comments

  15. Why We Love Ichiro: The Latest Member of the 3,000-Hit Club

    Ichiro Suzuki is the latest member of the 3,000-hit club. The 42-year-old launched a ball deep to right field in the seventh inning of the Miami Marlins ' game against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday and ended up with a triple...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 18 days ago 165 reads 0 comments

  16. Ichiro Suzuki Collects 3,000th Career MLB Hit vs. Rockies: Highlights, Reaction

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki cemented his place in baseball lore Sunday, as he became the 30th player in MLB history to record 3,000 career hits with a triple in the ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 27,772 reads 51 comments

  17. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Neck and Return

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was dealing with a stiff neck that kept him out of the lineup for multiple games amid reports he was also dealing with a shoulder injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 13,764 reads 34 comments

  18. Giancarlo Stanton Hits 504-Foot Home Run

    Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton elected to swing at the first pitch he saw from Colorado Rockies starter Chad Bettis in the top of the fifth inning of Saturday's game...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 31,985 reads 8 comments

  19. Phillies' Cameron Rupp Smashes Home Run into Petco Park Palm Tree

    They say to swing for the fences. Cameron Rupp did one better. He swung for the palm tree. While away at Petco Park, the Philadelphia Phillies catcher blasted a home run off ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 20 days ago 2,869 reads 0 comments

  20. Electric Rookie Trea Turner Providing Crucial Spark for Nationals

    For much of the season, the leadoff spot has been a barren wasteland for the Washington Nationals . Consider rookie Trea Turner an oasis in the nation's capital...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 8,180 reads 36 comments

  21. Lucas Duda Injury: Updates on Mets 1B's Back and Return

    New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda remains on the disabled list with a back injury. Continue for updates. Duda Out for at Least 30 More Days Wednesday, August 3 Anthony DiComo of MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 689 reads 0 comments

  22. Why New York Mets Fans Will Love New Slugger Jay Bruce

    The New York Mets acquired outfielder Jay Bruce at the trade deadline. Will Bruce, the National League leader in RBI coming into Wednesday's games, help spark the slumping Mets offense? Check out the video above to see why Bruce is a great fit...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 23 days ago 910 reads 4 comments

  23. MLB Betting Preview: New York Mets vs. New York Yankees Odds, Analysis

    The New York Yankees (53-53) and New York Mets (55-51) split the first two games of the Subway Series at Citi Field and will play the next two at Yankee Stadium starting Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 23 days ago 432 reads 0 comments

  24. Matt Kemp Compares Braves' Baseball Culture with That of Dodgers, Padres

    Atlanta Braves outfielder Matt Kemp , who was acquired from the San Diego Padres on Saturday in exchange for Hector Olivera, complimented his new city while simultaneously taking a shot at Los Angeles and San Diego on Tuesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 24 days ago 44,621 reads 128 comments

  25. UNINTERRUPTED: Marlins 2B Dee Gordon Happy to Be Back on Field After Suspension

    Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon is happy to be back on the field with his teammates after being suspended for 80 games this season...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 24 days ago 1,980 reads 1 comments