1. Detroit Tigers' Bryan Holaday Hits 1st-Ever HR After Calling Shot in Dugout

    It's not too often a player can claim they are in the same company as Babe Ruth. However, Detroit Tigers catcher Bryan Holaday joined Ruth in boldly calling his home run shot...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 39,108 reads 28 comments

  2. Who Ryan Braun Still Needs to Apologize to

    Ryan Braun finally apologized...well, to some degree. In a statement released through the Milwaukee Brewers , Braun apologized to his family, teammates, the Brewers organization, his friends, agents and advisors...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 3,837 reads 17 comments

  3. Clayton Kershaw-Zack Greinke Is Now MLB's Best Pitching Duo

    Don't look now, but the Los Angeles Dodgers large payroll is actually getting them somewhere. After another dominant performance by Clayton Kershaw on Thursday, it's safe to say the Kershaw-Zack Greinke combination could be the best in baseball..

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 7,448 reads 87 comments

  4. Watch Mariano Rivera Dominate as a Starting Pitcher Way Back in 1995

    Mariano Rivera is the greatest closer in baseball history. However, had it not been for the New York Yankees moving Rivera to the bullpen in 1995, we might not have ever seen Rivera become what he is today...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 3,564 reads 7 comments

  5. 10 Biggest Flops for MLB's Most Disappointing Teams

    The beginning of the 2013 MLB season brought hope for many fans. Whether their team made a blockbuster trade, signed a big-time free agent or called up a stud prospect, just about every fanbase had hope for success in 2013...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 1,433 reads 4 comments

  6. Will Jason Heyward Have Enough Time to Prepare for Playoff Run?

    The Atlanta Braves have been hot as of late. They led the NL East by 15 games entering Wednesday and showed no signs of slowing down. Then this happened : It happened in the top of the sixth inning with two outs...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 9,427 reads 36 comments

  7. A-Rod Name No Longer Appropriate for Popular Brooklyn Grocery Store

    The hits just keep on coming for Alex Rodriguez . I'm not talking about the Ryan Dempster-type hits, I'm referring to the off-the-field hits he continually receives...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 4,474 reads 15 comments

  8. Could Buster Posey Develop into an Elite MLB Third Baseman?

    At some point in every catcher's career, the body starts to wear down. After all, catcher is one of the most taxing positions in baseball. For San Francisco's Buster Posey , the story will be no different...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 4,275 reads 43 comments

  9. Is Derek Jeter the Final Piece to Yankees Pulling Off Late-Season Surge?

    The New York Yankees have been a curious case all year. Despite the injuries and distractions, the Yankees aren't out of the playoff race yet, sitting 6.5 games back in the AL East and five games back in the wild card...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 2,525 reads 7 comments

  10. 'Where Are They Now' with Little League World Series' Biggest Phenoms

    The Little League World Series is one of the greatest sporting events put on every year. For two weeks in Williamsport, Pa., players from ages 10-12 compete for the world championship...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 162,775 reads 67 comments

  11. How Brian Wilson Will Make the Scorching Dodgers Even Better

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are the hottest team in Major League Baseball right now. Having won 42 of their last 51 games, the Dodgers are steamrolling their way to the playoffs...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 4,458 reads 10 comments

  12. Sportswriter Blasts A-Rod, Other PED Users in Crazy F-Bomb Rant

    Jeff Pearlman is not a big fan of Alex Rodriguez . After the New York Yankees third baseman was beaned by Boston Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster on Sunday, Pearlman posted a profanity-laced tirade supporting what Dempster did...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 3,701 reads 19 comments

  13. Eric Sogard Video: A's Shortstop Narrowly Escapes Injury from Flying Broken Bat

    Eric Sogard is counting his blessings. The Oakland Athletics shortstop had a big scare Thursday when half of Houston Astro Chris Carter's bat came flying at him on a broken-bat grounder...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 4,764 reads 4 comments

  14. 10 Huge MLB Controversies That Never Would Have Happened with New Replay System

    Finally, MLB has wised up and added expanded replay. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN ), MLB will expand its replay beginning in 2014 playoffs...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 5,764 reads 53 comments

  15. Alfonso Soriano Joins Historic Yankees List with Monster Back-to-Back Games

    Alfonso Soriano has been setting New York City on fire over the course of two days with a historic offensive explosion that might spark the New York Yankees to another year of October baseball...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 12,284 reads 51 comments

  16. How the Yankees Missing Playoffs in 2013 Could Affect Robinson Cano's Future

    There's no doubt that Robinson Cano will be the biggest name in free agency this offseason. However, it's not a foregone conclusion he will re-sign with the New York Yankees ...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 5,951 reads 60 comments

  17. Will Matt Harvey or Jose Fernandez Have the More Dominant MLB Career?

    "The best thing since sliced bread" is a distinction many fans use for the young stud on their baseball team...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 4,608 reads 29 comments

  18. Ex-Yankee Shane Spencer Victim of Radio Impersonation in Steroid Allegations

    With the recent suspensions in the Biogenesis scandal, steroids are a topic of discussion in many circles. However, there are some people that take it to a different level, perpetuating lies for air time...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 8,117 reads 15 comments

  19. How the Dodgers Pulled off MLB's Best 50-Game Run Since the Big Red Machine

    On June 21, the Los Angeles Dodgers were at the lowest of lows. They had just fallen to the San Diego Padres (5-2), had lost nine of their last 12 and were in last place, 9...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 10,077 reads 33 comments

  20. Gio Gonzalez, Jayson Werth Separated in Dugout After on-Field Mental Error

    The Washington Nationals are watching the season fall apart right before their eyes. In the latest incident for a team that hasn't lived up to expectations, Jayson Werth and ...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 36,982 reads 58 comments

  21. Boston Sports Club Gym Ad Throws Jab at Alex Rodriguez

    Alex Rodriguez can't catch a break. After the national media had a field day with him, many fans have attempted to get the best of the Yankees slugger as well...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 8,156 reads 33 comments

  22. How Would Jacoby Ellsbury Fit in with Mariners Lineup, Safeco Field?

    Jacoby Ellsbury will no doubt be one of the top free agents available this offseason. The Boston Red Sox outfielder is represented by Scott Boras, which means Ellsbury's services will likely go to the highest bidder...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 3,760 reads 9 comments

  23. How Hiroki Kuroda Continues to Thrive at Hitter-Friendly Yankee Stadium

    If you haven't noticed, Hiroki Kuroda has been simply dominant at Yankee Stadium this year. He's gone 7-2 with a 1.44 ERA and 51 strikeouts for the New York Yankees , having given up three earned runs only twice in 11 starts...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 2,561 reads 13 comments

  24. Does Roy Halladay Have Anything Left for 2013 and Beyond?

    Roy Halladay was once the best pitcher in baseball. Over the past two years, Halladay is 13-12 with a 5.24 ERA and 167 strikeouts in 32 starts. For those who remember Halladay when he was at his best, it's disappointing to see those numbers...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 7,809 reads 13 comments

  25. Indians' Ryan Raburn Shows off Super-Sub Skills with Perfect Pitching Effort

    A day after signing a two-year contract extension with the Cleveland Indians , Ryan Raburn celebrated by getting the first strikeout of his career...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 12 months ago 9,308 reads 35 comments