1. Ranking MLB's Top 2017 Sleeper Teams

    You know the Chicago Cubs are a solid bet to repeat as world champions. You're aware the San Diego Padres have a snowball's chance in Hades...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 21,420 reads 0 comments

  2. Ian Desmond's Hand Injury Diagnosed as Fracture

    The Colorado Rockies will likely be without first baseman Ian Desmond when the regular season begins after he fractured his left hand during Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Reds ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 6,560 reads 0 comments

  3. Jason Kipnis Shut Down for 2 Weeks with Rotator Cuff Injury

    Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis will be sidelined for the next two weeks due to an ailing shoulder...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 4,272 reads 0 comments

  4. Yadier Molina Criticizes MLB for Security at 2017 World Baseball Classic

    St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina , who is playing for Puerto Rico in the 2017 World Baseball Classic , is unhappy with the security provided to players in Guadalajara, Mexico...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 31,225 reads 0 comments

  5. Royals Catcher Salvador Perez Suffers Knee Injury at WBC

    Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez suffered a knee injury in Venezuela's 11-10 victory over Italy in the World Baseball Classic on Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 16,950 reads 0 comments

  6. Pedro Alvarez, Baltimore Orioles Reportedly Agree to New Contract

    Left on the scrapheap before the season, Pedro Alvarez waited seemingly forever before signing with the Baltimore Orioles for a solid 2016 campaign. He won't have to wait so long this time around...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 7,559 reads 0 comments

  7. Woman Claiming Relationship with Tim Tebow Arrested, Charged with Trespassing

    Michelle Marie Thompson of Arvada , Colorado , was arrested last month in Port St. Lucie, Florida , and charged with trespassing after claiming she was in a relationship with New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 31,292 reads 0 comments

  8. T.J. House Taken off Field in Ambulance After Being Hit in Head by Line Drive

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher T.J. House had to be taken off the field in an ambulance during Friday's spring training game against the Detroit Tigers when a comebacker hit him in the head...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 141,668 reads 0 comments

  9. Kris Bryant, Chicago Cubs Reportedly Agree to Record $1.05M Contract

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant has reportedly become the highest-paid second-year player in MLB history by agreeing to a $1.05 million contract for 2017. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports first reported the details of the deal Thursday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 74,870 reads 0 comments

  10. San Francisco Giants: 5 Players in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    The San Francisco Giants certainly have stars. What they also have in seemingly equal abundance are open roster spots that need filling. The boxes that need checking on the offensive side include a starting left fielder and almost the entire bench...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 29,541 reads 0 comments

  11. Los Angeles Dodgers: 5 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    A year ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers were scrambling to fill out the starting rotation heading into the regular season as rookie Ross Stripling unexpectedly broke camp with a job...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 28,008 reads 0 comments

  12. Team USA Can Bring Stars, Fans to World Baseball Classic by Winning It All

    TOKYO — There are Americans who love the World Baseball Classic . One of them is here at the Tokyo Dome this week, managing China. "It's a wonderful event," Philadelphia Phillies catching coach John McLaren said Thursday...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 17 days ago 16,067 reads 0 comments

  13. Bleacher Report's All-Spring Training Team Through 2 Weeks of Play

    Ah, spring training. It's that time of year when you can look out and see both baseball's biggest stars and randos from the minors putting up big numbers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 34,922 reads 0 comments

  14. Buying or Selling MLB Players Turning Heads at Spring Training

    Exhibition statistics don't matter, except when they do. It's the annual paradox of spring, and it's as befuddling as it is unavoidable...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 80,807 reads 0 comments

  15. Mike Trout Could Join Rare Home Run Club with Power Surge in 2017

    Los Angeles Angels superstar outfielder Mike Trout enters 2017 with an opportunity to join an elite home run club...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 18 days ago 1,494 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Second Basemen

    The second base position has rapidly become one of the deepest in all of baseball. Superstars Jose Altuve and Robinson Cano are the headliners, but they're by no means the only star-caliber options at the keystone...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 93,551 reads 0 comments

  17. Laugh All You Want, but There's a Lot to Celebrate in Tim Tebow's MLB Adventure

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — New York Mets second baseman Neil Walker has played in 949 major league games. Wednesday was the first time he ever had a Heisman Trophy winner on his side as Tim Tebow made his spring training debut for the Mets...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 18 days ago 83,840 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    Out of all the players trying to earn major league roster spots this spring, nobody has it tougher than the guys at Chicago Cubs camp. As you would expect, the defending champs showed up to spring training with very few roster spots to fill...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 20,571 reads 0 comments

  19. The Reigning AL Champs Will Be an Even Bigger Threat in 2017

    It doesn't get much more painful than being one win away from your first World Series championship in 68 years and then losing three straight games to blow it. That smarts. But the Cleveland Indians didn't miss their shot...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 12,393 reads 0 comments

  20. New York Mets: 5 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    Spring training begins on a hopeful note, yet it inevitably ends bitterly for some players. Not everyone will crack the Opening Day 25-man roster or even keep a job. It's simple, cold, unfeeling math...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 19,889 reads 0 comments

  21. Predicting MLB's Top 10 Home Run-Hitting Duos in 2017

    Great home run duos come in many varieties. They run the gamut, in fact, from unassailable legends (the New York Yankees' Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig) to flawed-yet-fascinating antiheroes ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 30,319 reads 0 comments

  22. Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Dating Jennifer Lopez

    Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is reportedly dating actress and singer Jennifer Lopez, according to Page Six's Emily Smith and Ian Mohr . B. Scott of lovebscott...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 39,952 reads 0 comments

  23. Tim Tebow Strikes out on 4 Pitches in 1st Spring Training At-Bat with Mets

    Tim Tebow made his first start of the spring for the New York Mets as he made a spot start from minor-league camp, and it just happened to come against reigning American League Cy Young winner Rick Porcello...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 226,934 reads 0 comments

  24. World Baseball Classic 2017: Scores, Reaction from Wednesday Pool Play Results

    The 2017 World Baseball Classic continued Wednesday with action in Pool A and Pool B that resulted in a pair of teams continuing to establish themselves as top contenders...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 21,764 reads 0 comments

  25. Boston Red Sox: 5 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    With six MLB -caliber starting pitchers and three viable starting catching options, the Boston Red Sox have some important decisions to make this spring...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 19 days ago 27,447 reads 0 comments