1. Kenta Maeda's Electric MLB Debut Is Cherry on Top for Sweeping Dodgers

    Get used to the ear-to-ear grin Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Kenta Maeda flashed for almost the entirety of his major league debut against the San Diego Padres on Wednesday...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 months ago 11,136 reads 28 comments

  2. San Diego Padres Become 1st Team in MLB History to Be Shut Out in 1st 3 Games

    To say the San Diego Padres started their 2016 in uninspiring fashion would be an understatement. According to Elias Sports Bureau (via SportsCenter on Twitter ), the Padres ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 17,328 reads 71 comments

  3. Rookie Trevor Story Bursts onto MLB Scene Looking Like Troy Tulowitzki's Heir

    It's been a little while since Colorado Rockies fans could associate hope with the shortstop position. If you want to circle a date, go with July 28, 2015, the day Colorado traded ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 24,945 reads 19 comments

  4. Giants Flash Signs of New Formula for Keeping Even-Year Magic Going in 2016

    The first time the San Francisco Giants won the World Series, they scored the fewest runs of any team that made it to that postseason...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 11,517 reads 31 comments

  5. Giants Slug 3 Consecutive Home Runs on Opening Day vs. Brewers

    It must be an even year. The San Francisco Giants put together a dominant Opening Day performance against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park, slugging three consecutive home runs in the top of the eighth inning...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 18,959 reads 16 comments

  6. Johnny Cueto's Opt-Out Clause Could Be Dream Scenario for SF Giants

    Johnny Cueto has yet to throw a meaningful pitch for the San Francisco Giants , so it's a bit early to be talking about his opt-out clause. Right? Well, yes. But let's do it anyway, because speculation is fun and opt-outs matter in today's MLB ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 23,977 reads 12 comments

  7. A.J. Pollock Injury: Updates on Diamondbacks Star's Recovery from Elbow Surgery

    Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock left the field with a fractured elbow during an April 1 spring training game against the Kansas City Royals ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 44,425 reads 91 comments

  8. Jeremy Guthrie to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Diego Padres are reportedly "in agreement" on a minor league deal with veteran starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie , according to a report from Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi of FoxSports...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 5 months ago 4,364 reads 1 comments

  9. Jose Reyes' Domestic Violence Case to Be Dropped: Details, Comments, Reaction

    Authorities in Maui, Hawaii, will drop domestic abuse charges against Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes ahead of a trial that was scheduled to begin April 4...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 10,357 reads 0 comments

  10. James Shields Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres SP

    San Diego Padres starting pitcher James Shields has once again cropped up in trade rumors with the regular season rapidly approaching. Continue for updates. Shields Back on Trade Block Friday, Mar...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 30,839 reads 55 comments

  11. Diamondbacks Threaten to Move If Chase Field Doesn't Undergo Repairs

    Chase Field may be fewer than 20 years old, but the Arizona Diamondbacks are already considering playing elsewhere in the future...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 30,422 reads 63 comments

  12. Jon Gray Injury: Updates on Rockies SP's Abdomen and Return

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Jon Gray missed the start of the season with a strained abdominal muscle. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates. Gray Active vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 742 reads 0 comments

  13. Julio Urias Deserves Dodgers Call If Scott Kazmir Flops

    If the Los Angeles Dodgers head toward disaster this season, left-handed starter Scott Kazmir won't be driving the car. Kazmir is like the guy sitting in the back seat on a long road trip...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 5 months ago 26,536 reads 25 comments

  14. Andre Ethier Injury: Updates on Dodgers OF's Leg and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier suffered a fractured tibia after fouling a ball off his shin on March 18 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He avoided surgery , but it is uncertain when he will be ready to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 17,788 reads 19 comments

  15. Brandon Belt and Giants Reportedly Agree to 5-Year Contract

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt entered the 2016 season with a new one-year, $6.2 million deal he signed in February, per Spotrac ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 8,948 reads 16 comments

  16. SF Giants' Big-Name, Big-Money Rotation Suddenly Far from a Sure Thing

    The San Francisco Giants did what they needed to do with their starting rotation this winter, rebuilding it into a unit strong enough to put them back atop the NL West...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 36,757 reads 62 comments

  17. Dodgers Should Unleash Top Prospect Jose De Leon in Final 2016 Rotation Spot

    After they lost Zack Greinke to free agency, the Los Angeles Dodgers went after starting-pitching depth like they were doomsday preppers who could see a pitching apocalypse on the horizon...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 21,745 reads 20 comments

  18. Johnny Cueto Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Head and Return

    Johnny Cueto , one of the San Francisco Giants ' two big offseason acquisitions, is not expected to miss any game time after passing concussion tests after being hit in the head by a line drive on Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 26,952 reads 32 comments

  19. Giants' Madison Bumgarner-Buster Posey Duo Best MLB Battery in Decades

    What has four legs, six rings and the undying affection of the City by the Bay? That'd be the San Francisco Giants ' Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey, hands down the best ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 12,647 reads 49 comments

  20. Kenta Maeda Has No Time for Learning Curve in Dodgers' Depleted Rotation

    Here’s what is certain about the Los Angeles Dodgers ’ starting rotation: Clayton Kershaw. Things that are questionable about Los Angeles’ starting pitchers include everything else...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 6 months ago 7,866 reads 11 comments

  21. Jose Reyes: Latest News, Speculation on Rockies Shortstop's Potential Suspension

    The Colorado Rockies continue to wait for official word on shortstop Jose Reyes ' potential suspension. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 6 months ago 4,558 reads 1 comments

  22. Jairo Diaz Injury: Updates on Rockies P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Colorado Rockies reliever Jairo Diaz will miss the 2016 season after suffering a right ulnar collateral ligament tear in his right elbow, which will require Tommy John surgery...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 1,772 reads 1 comments

  23. Chase Utley's Suspension for Slide into Ruben Tejada Dropped by MLB

    Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley will not be forced to serve a two-game suspension for purposefully sliding into New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada after the league lifted its ban Sunday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 16,319 reads 57 comments

  24. Brett Anderson Injury: Updates on Dodgers P's Back and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson is nursing a back injury that will require surgery, and it is uncertain when he will be able to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 10,073 reads 57 comments

  25. Dodgers Offense Needs Joc Pederson to Take Immediate Leap in 2nd Year

    There's a scene in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me that I can't help but relate to Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson. Austin sits in bed and comes to the sudden realization he's "lost his mojo...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 6 months ago 12,822 reads 22 comments