1. Metrics 101: These MLB Players Are Poised for Big 2018 Letdowns

    The baseball gods giveth, and the baseball gods taketh away. Along comes MLB Metrics 101 to highlight which players should take that as a warning. Hello and welcome back...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Miguel Cabrera Ex-Mistress Belkis Rodriguez Awarded $12K-Per-Month Child Support

    Belkis Rodriguez—the former mistress of Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera —was awarded over $12,000 per month in child support by a judge Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. B/R's Top 50 MLB Prospects at the Start of the 2018 Season

    Established stars drive a team's success at the MLB level and put fans in the seats, but we're always looking to the future. Who's next? Ahead is a look at the top 50 prospects in baseball at the start of the 2018 season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. GM Mike Rizzo, Washington Nationals Agree to 2-Year Contract Extension

    The Washington Nationals announced Thursday that they agreed to a contract extension with president of baseball operations and general manager Mike Rizzo. According to Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post , it is a two-year deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Johnny Cueto Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Mariners

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto suffered an ankle injury during Wednesday's 10-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners at AT&T Park...

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  6. Christian Yelich Ruled Out vs. Cubs After Suffering Oblique Injury vs. Cardinals

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich suffered an oblique injury in Wednesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals and will not play Thursday against the Chicago Cubs ...

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  7. With Firepower Galore, Yankees Showing Why They'll Be Must-See TV All Season

    The New York Yankees ' fate in 2018 will ultimately come down to the mundane things: how many runs they score and give up, how healthy they remain and how other teams play...

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  8. Giancarlo Stanton Crushes 1st Home Run at Yankee Stadium

    Giancarlo Stanton made his first Yankee Stadium home run worth the wait. The reigning NL MVP went deep for the first time as a Yankee in the Bronx on Wednesday, hitting a 458-foot blast off Rays pitcher Blake Snell in the first inning Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Charlie Blackmon, Rockies Agree to 6-Year, $108M Contract Extension

    After his career year in 2017, the Colorado Rockies rewarded Charlie Blackmon with a lucrative contract extension Wednesday. The Rockies announced Blackmon's six-year deal through 2023 that includes two player options...

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  10. Kate Upton Models Justin Verlander's Astros' 2017 World Series Ring on Instagram

    The Houston Astros ' 2017 World Series championship ring is so massive that it dwarfs the wedding ring Justin Verlander gave to Kate Upton...

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  11. Each MLB Team's Player with the Most Superstar Upside

    A new Major League Baseball season is in full swing. Do you know where your team's biggest potential star is? No? Good. That means you might learn something here...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Trades Teams Should Immediately Consider 1 Week into 2018

    You don't see many blockbuster MLB trades go down in April. However, that doesn't mean that teams aren't already doing their due diligence and laying the groundwork for potential summer deals here in the early stages of the season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Didi Gregorius Is Forgotten Star of Yankees' Hyped Lineup, MLB Shortstop Elite

    The New York Yankees offense is stacked. Major League Baseball is loaded with top-shelf shortstops. These are irrefutable truths. They're also facts that work against Didi Gregorius getting the recognition he deserves...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Shohei Ohtani Hits 1st Career MLB Home Run in Home Debut vs. Indians

    Shohei Ohtani dazzled fans at Angel Stadium on Tuesday with his first career home run in Major League Baseball. In the bottom of the first inning, Ohtani launched a three-run homer off Cleveland Indians starter Josh Tomlin...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Jose Fernandez Was Framed in Investigation of Boat Crash, Says Lawyer

    An attorney for the estate of former Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez said the 24-year-old wasn't behind the wheel of the boat that crashed, killing Fernandez and two others...

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  16. Houston Astros Reveal 2017 World Series Championship Rings

    The Houston Astros received their 2017 World Series rings before Tuesday's game against the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park...

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  17. Yankees News: Didi Gregorius Sets Franchise Record for Most RBI by a SS with 8

    New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius set a team record when he drove in his eighth RBI of the game Tuesday against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Giancarlo Stanton Has 1st 5-Strikeout Game of Career in Yankee Stadium Debut

    Giancarlo Stanton's debut at Yankee Stadium wasn't one to remember, as the reigning National League MVP struck out five times for the New York Yankees in their 11-4 win against the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Klay Thompson's Brother Trayce Claimed Off Dodgers Waivers by Yankees

    The New York Yankees claimed outfielder Trayce Thompson, the brother of Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson, off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Kevin Kiermaier Says He Won't Cover Body in Vaseline to Keep Warm vs. Yankees

    Tampa Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier has decided against an unusual strategy to combat the cold and wind during Tuesday's game against the New York Yankees ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Kenley Jansen on Blown Save vs. Diamondbacks: 'Who Cares? It's One Game'

    Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen downplayed a three-run home run he allowed to Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder Chris Owings to blow a save in an eventual 8-7 road loss Monday night at Chase Field in Phoenix...

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  22. Yankees News: Jacoby Ellsbury Shut Down with Hip Injury; Aaron Hicks Progressing

    New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters Tuesday that outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury has been shut down because of "a little hip thing" and will remain on the disabled list, according to WFAN's Sweeny Murti ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Predicting When Highly Touted Prospects Will Invade MLB

    It's true what they say about prospects, you know. They will break your heart. But since anxiously awaiting their arrival is a fact of life anyway, we might as well take a whack ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. The Biggest Early-Season Flaw Every MLB Team Needs to Address

    The 2018 MLB season is scarcely off the ground. It's far too early to draw sweeping conclusions. That said, let's take a glance at all 30 clubs and assess the flaws that have cropped up during the first several days of meaningful action...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. MLB Players Ready for Fight to Stop 'Half the League' from Not Trying to Win

    PHOENIX — Oatmeal nearly gone, bacon in hand and another meeting stuffed with pointed questions behind him, the Apple Watch wrapping Tony Clark's wrist beeped with a message: "Time to stand...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 18 days ago 1 reads 0 comments