1. Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa Igniting Astros Offense Looms Large for ALCS Game 7

    Just when they needed them to, the Houston Astros ' stars aligned and saved their season. Due to the seven shutout innings he hurled, Justin Verlander will get the lion's share ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs' Once-Surefire Growing Dynasty Now Faces Significant Question Marks

    After going 108 years in between World Series titles, the possibility of winning two straight probably always was too good to be true for the Chicago Cubs ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 80 Starting Pitchers of 2017

    After completing its tour around the infield at third base , Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings for the 2017 Major League Baseball season now heads to the mound to check in with the top starting pitchers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. CC Sabathia, Yankees Bats Lead Game 3 Rout and Show ALCS Won't Be One-Sided

    Lo and behold, falling into a 2-0 hole was not the beginning of the end for the New York Yankees in the American League Championship Series...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 Third Basemen of 2017

    After checking in on the top shortstops , Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings for the 2017 Major League Baseball season now heads to the final stop on the infield: third base...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 Shortstops of 2017

    With the top second basemen of the 2017 Major League Baseball season in the bag, Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings now move to the other side of second base for a look at the top shortstops...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Luis Severino's Redemption Sets Stage for Epic Yankees ALDS Comeback

    The bad news is Luis Severino gave up as many long balls in his second career postseason start as he did in his first...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 Second Basemen of 2017

    Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings for the 2017 Major League Baseball season now heads from behind the plate to the middle of the diamond, starting with second basemen...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Trevor Bauer Becomes Playoff Hero 1 Year After Drone Injury Nightmare Ruined Him

    Previously, Trevor Bauer 's most famous walk off a postseason mound was one set to a chorus of jeers as he bled out from an ugly, ill-gotten finger wound. Not anymore...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 20 Catchers of 2017

    After starting with the top first basemen , Bleacher Report's final position power rankings for the 2017 MLB season continues with catchers. The cast of characters behind the dish wasn't as star-studded as the one at the not-so-hot corner...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. After 2016 Bust, Zack Greinke Can Earn $206.5M Megadeal with Epic Playoff Run

    It wasn't long ago that the central questions regarding Zack Greinke were when and how the Arizona Diamondbacks would rid their books of his $206.5 million contract. Now, here he is with an opportunity to show why he's worth every penny...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 First Basemen of 2017

    Hello, everyone. And welcome to Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings for the 2017 MLB season...

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  13. MLB Playoffs 2017: Round-by-Round Picks and Predictions

    With the board all set, it's time to predict how the pieces will move in the 2017 Major League Baseball postseason. The first moves will be made Tuesday in the American League Wild Card Game and Wednesday in the National League Wild Card Game...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 21 days ago 115,258 reads 0 comments

  14. Nationals Have Spent Nearly $900M in Bryce Harper Era with Little to Show for It

    Whenever the Washington Nationals welcome Bryce Harper back, the task at hand will be finally making the most of his presence. For now, though, it's good enough that he's due back at all...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 171,433 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Metrics 101: Clutch or Choke with Playoff Race's Biggest Stars

    The final push of the 2017 Major League Baseball season means the game's biggest stars are having their clutch genes put to the test. The Bleacher Report MLB Metrics 101 is watching...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 17,915 reads 0 comments

  16. Kyle Schwarber's Comeback from Batting .171 to Lethal Cubs Slugger

    How, exactly, Kyle Schwarber fits into the Chicago Cubs ' many schemes remains a good question. But as they gear up for another World Series run, they can take comfort in at least one thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 19,699 reads 0 comments

  17. It's Not Too Late for David Price to Be a 2017 Red Sox Hero

    The $217 million that the Boston Red Sox invested in David Price two winters ago has thus far paid for a goat. But all will be forgiven if he plays the hero in October. Even if he has to do it in an unusual role...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 55,218 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Metrics 101: The Gaudy Numbers of Giancarlo Stanton's Race for HR History

    Even amid the most extreme home run barrage in Major League Baseball history, Giancarlo Stanton looms like a titan over mere mortal men. It's time for Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101 to pay proper homage...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 29,533 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Metrics 101: Who Deserves MVP, Cy Young, ROY and More with 1 Month to Go?

    The arrival of September means Major League Baseball is just one step away from the postseason and only two steps away from awards season. Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101 series returns to address the latter...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 42,368 reads 0 comments

  20. Mookie Betts Has Shifted from Preseason MVP Favorite to Red Sox Enigma

    Mookie Betts is either having a great season that's somehow just OK, or an OK season that's somehow great. The fact that there's even a debate is a problem for the Boston Red Sox ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 71,986 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Metrics 101: The Least Clutch Players of Baseball

    Last week, Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101 honored players who make diamonds under pressure. Now it's time to scorn players whose pipes burst under pressure. Hello and welcome back...

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  22. MLB Players Who Can Earn Themselves Huge Paydays Down the Stretch

    The postseason isn't the only thing players will be playing for as the 2017 Major League Baseball season winds down. Some should also have massive paydays in their sights. The list isn't entirely composed of upcoming free agents...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 35,510 reads 0 comments

  23. 44-Year-Old Bartolo Colon Helping Lead Shock Contender Toward Playoffs

    Bartolo Colon 's adventures in 20 years as a major league pitcher include being an All-Star and a Cy Young winner, pitching in the World Series, hitting a home run heard 'round the world and starring in all your favorite GIFs ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 26,120 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Metrics 101: The Most Clutch Players of Baseball

    With barely more than a month left in the 2017 Major League Baseball season, now's the time for players to come through in the clutch. Some players are more practiced at that than others...

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  25. Odds of Each Available MLB Star Being Dealt Before the Waiver Trade Deadline

    Major League Baseball's trading season isn't over yet. Although the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone, the August waiver trade period has been humming with activity...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 38,397 reads 0 comments