1. The New York Yankees Are Suddenly a Very Serious Playoff Contender

    The road ahead will present bigger challenges for the New York Yankees . That's understood. Not every opponent will be as accommodating as the three who showed up for their first homestand: the mediocre Tampa Bay Rays , the out-of-sync St...

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  2. MLB Metrics 101: Baseball's 15 Most Powerful Home Run Mashers

    Gone are the days when spectators could only guess about the hardest home run hitters in Major League Baseball. There's now an app for that. Sounds like a task for Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 39,294 reads 0 comments

  3. Mid-April Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 5 Prospects

    The Chicago Cubs are arguably the deepest team in baseball and have homegrown gems littered across the diamond. With so many studs graduating to The Show, their farm system no longer ranks among the game's elite...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 days ago 11,632 reads 0 comments

  4. Carlos Gonzalez Suffers Hand Injury vs. Dodgers

    With the Colorado Rockies looking to improve on last season's 75-win output, an injury to outfielder Carlos Gonzalez 's hand will make their climb that much more difficult...

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  5. Luis Severino Makes Yankees History Despite Loss Tuesday

    New York Yankees hurler Luis Severino lasted a career-high 8.0 innings in his start against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday evening. The 23-year-old allowed four runs (three earned) on the night and took the loss due to a lack of run support...

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  6. Ichiro Suzuki Homers in Possible Final Safeco Field At-Bat

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki spent the bulk of his Major League Baseball career with the Seattle Mariners , and he offered quite the final farewell to Safeco Field, if this was indeed his last appearance at his former home...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 3,054 reads 0 comments

  7. Logan Forsythe Placed on 10-Day DL by Dodgers with Toe Injury

    The injury woes for Logan Forsythe have resurfaced, as the Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a toe fracture...

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  8. Mets Ace Noah Syndergaard Declares 'War on Mascots'

    New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard has been involved in a fun yet heated feud with club mascot Mr. Met for some time . It appears Thor is ready to branch out to defend his fellow players...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 3,659 reads 0 comments

  9. Red Sox RF Mookie Betts Is MLB's King of Not Striking out

    Bleacher Report is your one-stop source for Major League Baseball. From the first pitch to the final out, Bleacher Report has you covered with the latest news and analysis you can't miss...

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  10. Roger Clemens Accuses Senator Mitchell of Being Paid Nearly $40 Million

    Not only does Roger Clemens deny use of performance-enhancing drugs, he believes the senator who accused him was involved in bribery...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 27,957 reads 0 comments

  11. Derek Jeter, Jeb Bush Reportedly Joining Forces in Effort to Buy Miami Marlins

    Longtime New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are reportedly working together in an effort to purchase the Miami Marlins ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 220,025 reads 0 comments

  12. Starling Marte Reportedly Will Not Appeal 80-Game Suspension for PED Violation

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte reportedly accepted his 80-game suspension from Major League Baseball without an appeal or explanation for his positive performance-enhancing-drug test...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 6,073 reads 0 comments

  13. Angel Pagan Says He Won't Play in 2017 Season, Is Not Officially Retiring

    Angel Pagan remains unsigned weeks into the 2017 Major League Baseball season, and it appears he won't be making an appearance on the diamond at all this year. On Wednesday, Pagan told El Vocero 's Yamaira Muniz Perez (h/t MLBTradeRumors...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 10,981 reads 0 comments

  14. Each MLB Team's Prospect That Could Help Right Away

    We spend a lot of time talking about a team's top prospects, but what about the next prospect? Sometimes those two are one in the same, as highly regarded youngsters like Yoan ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 193,884 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs Ask Non-Players to Sign Agreement to Not Sell World Series Rings

    The Chicago Cubs have asked non-players within the organization to sign an agreement giving the team the right to buy back World Series rings for $1. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 335,664 reads 0 comments

  16. Mid-April Stock Up, Stock Down for Boston Red Sox's Top 5 Prospects

    With Andrew Benintendi no longer qualifying as a prospect, there's a big hole in a Boston Red Sox farm system that had already been thinned out enough in recent years. There's still some quality talent to be found there, however...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 5,744 reads 0 comments

  17. Mid-April Stock Up, Stock Down for New York Yankees' Top 5 Prospects

    Although the New York Yankees can't seem to lose these days, their best baseball still lies ahead of them. That's thanks to the big collection of stud prospects they have down on the farm...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 10,417 reads 0 comments

  18. Bryce Harper Is Already Earning Back the Hype After Failed MVP Encore

    Have a night, Bryce Harper . In his first two at-bats Wednesday against the Atlanta Braves , Harper hit a solo home run and a grand slam. He finished 4-for-4 with three runs scored and five RBI...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 18,776 reads 0 comments

  19. Marlins Lose Combined No-Hitter with 1 Out in Bottom of the 9th vs. Mariners

    Wei-Yin Chen, Brad Ziegler and Kyle Barraclough fell two outs shy of combining to throw a no-hitter Tuesday night at Safeco Field in the Miami Marlins ' 5-0 victory against the Seattle Mariners ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 6,955 reads 0 comments

  20. Giants' Buster Posey Activated from DL After Missing 6 Games with Head Injury

    San Francisco Giants star Buster Posey will be back in the lineup Tuesday after missing six games with a concussion. The Giants announced Posey had been activated from the seven-day concussion disabled list...

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  21. Bruce Bochy to Miss Giants' Next 2 Games After Atrial Flutter Procedure

    San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy will miss the two-game series against the Kansas City Royals starting Tuesday after undergoing a procedure for an "atrial flutter," or abnormal heartbeat...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 days ago 3,987 reads 0 comments

  22. Starling Marte Suspended 80 Games for Violating MLB PED Policy

    Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star outfielder Starling Marte has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 76,157 reads 0 comments

  23. Atlanta Braves Continue Perfect Streak at New Stadium

    The Atlanta Braves knocked off the San Diego Padres on Monday in walk-off fashion thanks to rookie shortstop Dansby Swanson, improving the team's record at SunTrust Park to 4-0 this season...

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  24. Clay Buchholz Undergoes Surgery on Forearm Injury, out 4-6 Months

    Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Clay Buchholz underwent surgery to repair an arm injury that caused him to leave an April 11 start against the New York Mets after 2.1 innings...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 3,824 reads 0 comments

  25. Eric Thames Ties 2-Decade-Old Brewers Record Monday

    Milwaukee Brewers slugger Eric Thames finished 3-for-4 with a home run, three runs scored and one RBI during Monday's 6-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs ...

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