Bleacher Report - MLB http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report MLB en-us 30 Tigers Are Still AL Central's Best Mike Rosenbaum The Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals kicked off one of the season’s biggest series Friday, as the three games between the playoff contenders could ultimately determine which team wins the American League Central...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204790-tigers-show-theyre-still-class-of-al-central-in-10-1-statement-win-over-royals">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:48:26 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204790-tigers-show-theyre-still-class-of-al-central-in-10-1-statement-win-over-royals http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204790-tigers-show-theyre-still-class-of-al-central-in-10-1-statement-win-over-royals http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204790-tigers-show-theyre-still-class-of-al-central-in-10-1-statement-win-over-royals Twitter Reacts to Dodgers Clinching Playoff Berth Joseph Zucker The Los Angeles Dodgers are headed to the postseason for the second year in a row. With a 14-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday, all the Dodgers needed to clinch a playoff spot was a Milwaukee Brewers loss...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204729-dodgers-clinch-2014-playoff-berth-highlights-twitter-reaction-and-more">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:24:04 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204729-dodgers-clinch-2014-playoff-berth-highlights-twitter-reaction-and-more http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204729-dodgers-clinch-2014-playoff-berth-highlights-twitter-reaction-and-more http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204729-dodgers-clinch-2014-playoff-berth-highlights-twitter-reaction-and-more Ellsbury Suffers Hamstring Injury vs. Blue Jays Chris Roling New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury left the club's home encounter with the Toronto Blue Jays Friday with a hamstring injury, putting a screeching stop to an electric night for the veteran at the plate...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204712-jacoby-ellsbury-injury-updates-on-yankees-stars-hamstring-and-return">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:46:45 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204712-jacoby-ellsbury-injury-updates-on-yankees-stars-hamstring-and-return http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204712-jacoby-ellsbury-injury-updates-on-yankees-stars-hamstring-and-return http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204712-jacoby-ellsbury-injury-updates-on-yankees-stars-hamstring-and-return Iron Man Appears at Camden Yards Brian Chen Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. played in 2,632 consecutive games for the Baltimore Orioles and is widely known as the "Iron Man." On Friday night, a fan paid tribute to the legend by wearing an incredibly realistic Iron Man suit...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204670-baltimore-orioles-fan-honors-cal-ripken-jr-by-wearing-iron-man-suit">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:09:57 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204670-baltimore-orioles-fan-honors-cal-ripken-jr-by-wearing-iron-man-suit http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204670-baltimore-orioles-fan-honors-cal-ripken-jr-by-wearing-iron-man-suit http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204670-baltimore-orioles-fan-honors-cal-ripken-jr-by-wearing-iron-man-suit Kershaw Gets Win No. 20 in Rout Steven Cook The Los Angeles Dodgers are knocking on the door of their second straight NL West title, and Clayton Kershaw continues to prove that he's the biggest reason why...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204475-clayton-kershaw-earns-20th-win-with-14-5-victory-over-chicago-cubs">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:58:18 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204475-clayton-kershaw-earns-20th-win-with-14-5-victory-over-chicago-cubs http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204475-clayton-kershaw-earns-20th-win-with-14-5-victory-over-chicago-cubs http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204475-clayton-kershaw-earns-20th-win-with-14-5-victory-over-chicago-cubs Mariners Must Show Resiliency One Last Time Nathaniel Reeves On April 23, the Seattle Mariners were on the verge of being swept by the Houston Astros and losing their ninth consecutive game in the process. The Mariners sat at 7-13 and weren't performing particularly well in any facet of the game...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204511-seattle-mariners-must-show-resiliency-one-last-time">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:55:53 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204511-seattle-mariners-must-show-resiliency-one-last-time http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204511-seattle-mariners-must-show-resiliency-one-last-time http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204511-seattle-mariners-must-show-resiliency-one-last-time Royals Playoff Push Leads to Ticket Buying Stress Bill Ivie Jr The Kansas City Royals find themselves playing meaningful baseball games late into the season this year. For the first time since 1985, the team has a legitimate shot at playing in the postseason...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204476-kansas-city-royals-playoff-push-leads-to-ticket-buying-stress">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:22:47 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204476-kansas-city-royals-playoff-push-leads-to-ticket-buying-stress http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204476-kansas-city-royals-playoff-push-leads-to-ticket-buying-stress http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204476-kansas-city-royals-playoff-push-leads-to-ticket-buying-stress deGrom's Unexpected Emergence Is Exactly What Mets Fans Need Most Ethan Norof The New York Mets and their fans have desperately needed a story like Jacob deGrom 's. In a year where the team was faced with the familiar feeling of not making the playoffs, ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2202711-jacob-degroms-unexpected-emergence-is-exactly-what-new-york-mets-fans-need-most">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:47:25 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2202711-jacob-degroms-unexpected-emergence-is-exactly-what-new-york-mets-fans-need-most http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2202711-jacob-degroms-unexpected-emergence-is-exactly-what-new-york-mets-fans-need-most http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2202711-jacob-degroms-unexpected-emergence-is-exactly-what-new-york-mets-fans-need-most Predictions for AL, NL Postseason Brackets Adam Wells The cooler weather outside means it's getting closer to the start of the 2014 Major League Baseball postseason. That also means teams fighting for their October lives are doing all they can to play in the second season...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204050-mlb-playoffs-2014-predictions-for-al-and-nl-postseason-brackets">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:01 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204050-mlb-playoffs-2014-predictions-for-al-and-nl-postseason-brackets http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204050-mlb-playoffs-2014-predictions-for-al-and-nl-postseason-brackets http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204050-mlb-playoffs-2014-predictions-for-al-and-nl-postseason-brackets Clemente's Legacy Lives on Through Neil Walker Jared Stonesifer It’s not a stretch to say that Neil Walker is the best second baseman in the National League , especially after the season he’s putting together in 2014...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204192-pittsburgh-pirates-clementes-legacy-lives-on-through-neil-walker">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:44:18 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204192-pittsburgh-pirates-clementes-legacy-lives-on-through-neil-walker http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204192-pittsburgh-pirates-clementes-legacy-lives-on-through-neil-walker http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2204192-pittsburgh-pirates-clementes-legacy-lives-on-through-neil-walker