1. No One's More Excited for Hunter Pence's Return Than His 4-Year-Old Mini-Me

    While the Giants are more than ready for a Hunter Pence return, there's one fan that's beyond excited for Pence to join the lineup. Check it out above...

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  2. One Player Every MLB Team Should Sell High On

    A truism bordering on cliche, any astute trader knows to sell when an asset's value peaks. Although common in the stock market, it's a cold way to analyze living, breathing MLB players working tirelessly to hone their skills...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 26 days ago 127,876 reads 0 comments

  3. Kevin Pillar Donating Forfeited Salary for Homophobic Slur to LGBTQ Groups

    After yelling an anti-gay slur at Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte on May 17, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar is set to make a donation to two Toronto-based LGBTQ groups...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 26 days ago 10,386 reads 0 comments

  4. Before the GOAT: Tom Brady 'Could Have Been One of the Greatest Catchers Ever'

    Twenty-two years ago today, on June 2, 1995, the Montreal Expos selected a 6'3", lefty-hitting catcher with a big bat out of Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo, California, in the 18th round of the MLB draft...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 26 days ago 82,986 reads 0 comments

  5. Anthony Rizzo Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Emily Vakos

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo announced Thursday he's engaged to girlfriend Emily Vakos . According to The Big Lead's Ryan Phillips , Vakos is a real estate broker in Chicago...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 21,567 reads 0 comments

  6. Nelson Cruz Leaves Game vs. Rockies with Hand Injury

    Seattle Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz exited Thursday's game against the Colorado Rockies after suffering an apparent hand injury, MLB .com's Greg Johns reported...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 1,051 reads 0 comments

  7. Jean Segura Leaves Game vs. Rockies with Leg Injury

    Seattle Mariners shortstop Jean Segura was forced to leave Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies with a leg injury following an awkward slide into second base, according to the News Tribune 's Bob Dutton ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 1,877 reads 0 comments

  8. Terry Collins Ejected After Brewers Bat Boy Bumped into Wilmer Flores

    New York Mets manager Terry Collins was ejected from his team's 2-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field on Thursday after disputing the umpires' decision to overturn an interference play involving the Brewers bat boy...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 4,177 reads 0 comments

  9. The Verdict Is In on MLB's Hottest Rookie and Potential MVP Aaron Judge

    Aaron Judge has been a star for the Yankees so far this season and is drawing attention from around the league. Check out the relentless competitor above...

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  10. Brewers OF Eric Thames Gets 5th Drug Test of the Year After 1st HR in 3 Weeks

    Milwaukee Brewers first baseman and outfielder Eric Thames has been getting drug-tested with great frequency this year. "Randomly...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 25,337 reads 0 comments

  11. Mets Employee Banned from Wearing Mr. Met Costume After Lewd Gesture to Fan

    A New York Mets team employee will no longer be allowed to play the role of Mr. Met after flashing "the finger" at a fan during Wednesday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 10,330 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Report Card Grades for All 30 Teams at the Start of June

    As the calendar flips to June, it's time for another round of division-by-division MLB report cards. With more than 100 games remaining on each squad's schedule, these are more progress reports than final, binding marks...

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  13. Chicago Cubs: 5 Potential Trade Options to Erase Early Struggles

    The Chicago Cubs should not press the panic button just yet. Following a championship triumph over a century in the making, the Cubs entered 2017 with lofty expectations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 27 days ago 16,440 reads 0 comments

  14. Pitcher Donny Everett Was Headed for Stardom Until Life Tragically Intervened

    Maybe if you're lucky, someone comes into your life a few times over the years and lights it up like a birthday cake...

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  15. MLB Metrics 101: Top Candidates for MLB's 1st $400 Million Contract

    Major League Baseball got its first $100 million man in 1998, its first $200 million man in 2000 and, at long last, its first $300 million man in 2014...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 67,435 reads 0 comments

  16. Albert Pujols Passes Babe Ruth on All-Time Hits List

    Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols passed Babe Ruth on Major League Baseball's all-time hits list with a single in the bottom of the fourth inning Wednesday night against the Atlanta Braves ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 27 days ago 6,826 reads 0 comments

  17. Mets Issue Statement After Mr. Met Caught Making Lewd Gesture to Fan

    The New York Mets released a statement apologizing for the actions of their mascot, Mr. Met, who was caught on video giving a fan the middle finger during Wednesday night's 7-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field...

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  18. Mike Trout Undergoes Successful Thumb Surgery; Recovery Timeline 6-8 Weeks

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout underwent successful surgery on his injured left thumb Wednesday. Per Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register , Trout had his UCL and dorsal capsule fixed during the procedure...

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  19. Jonathan Broxton Released by Cardinals; John Gant Recalled From Triple-A Memphis

    The St. Louis Cardinals released veteran relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton on Wednesday. The Cards recalled starting pitcher John Gant from the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds to fill the void in their 25-man roster...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 3,477 reads 0 comments

  20. Ken 'Hawk' Harrelson to Retire as White Sox Broadcaster After 2018 Season

    The Chicago White Sox announced Wednesday announcer Ken "Hawk" Harrelson will return for the 2018 season, which will be his last in the booth. According to the Chicago Tribune 's Colleen Kane , Harrelson will work 20 games in 2018...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 27 days ago 11,243 reads 0 comments

  21. Bryce Harper Suspension for Giants Brawl Reportedly Reduced to 3 Games

    Upon appeal, Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper 's suspension for his role in a brawl with San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland was reduced to three games Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 27 days ago 17,827 reads 0 comments

  22. Mike Trout, Aaron Judge Lead 2017 MLB All-Star Voting in 1st AL Update

    With the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game just over one month away, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout and New York Yankees rookie Aaron Judge lead the first round of voting for the American League starters...

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  23. Bryce Harper Is Fighting Baseball's Unwritten Rules, Not Just Other Players

    The thing with sports fights is they're typically prompted by something most responsible adults would consider petty or childish...

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  24. Diamondbacks SP Robbie Ray Strikes out 10 in CG Shutout vs. Pirates

    Fact: Robbie Ray threw a complete-game shutout and struck out 10 in the Arizona Diamondbacks ' 3-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night, the most strikeouts a pitcher has thrown in a complete-game shutout this season...

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  25. Jeff Samardzija Concussed Michael Morse During Harper-Strickland Brawl

    Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland started throwing punches during Monday's game, but Giants outfielder Michael Morse was the one who suffered an injury...

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