1. 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 1 month ago 9,980 reads 7 comments

  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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 1 month ago 14,695 reads 41 comments

  5. 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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  6. 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 1 month ago 21,892 reads 33 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 1,666 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 9,275 reads 23 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 3,304 reads 6 comments

  10. 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...

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  11. 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 1 month ago 6,332 reads 8 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 6,369 reads 19 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 10,670 reads 18 comments

  14. 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 1 month ago 3,381 reads 9 comments

  15. 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. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,853 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 10,979 reads 29 comments

  17. 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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  18. 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 1 month ago 11,780 reads 17 comments

  19. 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 1 month ago 42,353 reads 47 comments

  20. 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 1 month ago 6,873 reads 26 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 12,588 reads 37 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 6,018 reads 13 comments

  23. Stephen Strasburg Exits with No-Hitter Intact in 7th Inning vs. Reds

    The Washington Nationals pulled starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg after 6.2 innings of no-hit ball Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds . Strasburg threw 109 pitches in the outing, striking out five batters and walking four...

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  24. Yoenis Cespedes Hammers a 441-Foot Home Run into the 3rd Deck at Citi Field

    Yoenis Cespedes warmed up his bat for July 11's Home Run Derby a couple of weeks too early. The New York Mets center fielder drove a 2-0 offering from John Lackey into the third ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 7,340 reads 6 comments

  25. Phillies Prospect Matt Imhof Loses Eye in Accident During Training Session

    Philadelphia Phillies pitching prospect Matt Imhof lost his right eye in a training accident last Saturday. Imhof explained the situation in an Instagram post : As many of you know on Friday June 25th I had an accident...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 161,977 reads 13 comments