1. Powerful and Likable, Milwaukee Brewers' Eric Thames Is Quickly Becoming a Star

    No matter what you may have heard, it's absolutely not true that Eric Thames came out of nowhere to become baseball's April home run sensation...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 days ago 47,145 reads 0 comments

  2. Gift Ngoepe Called Up by Pirates, Becomes 1st African-Born Player in MLB History

    The Pittsburgh Pirates called up Gift Ngoepe on Wednesday and optioned pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas , according to Kyle Glaser of Baseball America and MLB Roster Moves ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 55,853 reads 0 comments

  3. Eric Thames Subjected to 2nd Random Drug Test After Hitting MLB-Leading 11th HR

    After hitting his major league-leading 11th home run Tuesday, Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames submitted his second random drug test since the start of the regular season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 154,973 reads 0 comments

  4. Matt Carpenter Suspended 1 Game, Fined for Making Contact with Umpire vs Brewers

    On Tuesday, the MLB announced St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter was suspended one game for making contact with an umpire during Sunday's contest against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 8,984 reads 0 comments

  5. Eric Thames Ties Milwaukee Brewers April Home Run Record

    Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames recorded his ninth and 10th home runs of the season Monday evening against the Cincinnati Reds , becoming just the second player in franchise history to total double-digit homers in April, per ESPN...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 days ago 993 reads 0 comments

  6. Cubs Minor Leaguer D.J. Wilson Repeatedly Fails to Throw Beach Ball Back to Fans

    Young baseball players must learn how to handle adversity. Even MLB 's brightest stars can occasionally experience a 0-for-11 slump at the plate. D. J...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 days ago 3,892 reads 0 comments

  7. Reds Troll Cubs Fans at Great American Ball Park with 'Bandwagon Cam'

    Countless Chicago Cubs loyalists received the ultimate payoff in the fall, when their beloved team snapped a 108-year title drought by winning the World Series...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 days ago 37,529 reads 0 comments

  8. David Freese Describes Struggles with Depression, Alcohol

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman David Freese discussed his previous battles with depression and alcohol abuse in a USA Today feature published Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 17,167 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 10 days ago 6,081 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 335,672 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 11 days ago 76,174 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 days ago 780 reads 0 comments

  13. Pirates' Josh Harrison Gets Hit by Pitch in 4 Consecutive Plate Appearances

    Josh Harrison endured two painful days at the plate, but at least he's reaching base. In the span of two games, the Pittsburgh Pirates infielder was hit by a pitch four consecutive times...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 409,876 reads 0 comments

  14. Young Fan Cries When Surprised with Cubs Tickets

    Hard work paid off for a young boy rewarded with tickets to Wrigley Field. Hannah Himes shared a video of her nine-year-old brother, Kolt Kyler, crying tears of joy when presented with Chicago Cubs tickets...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 6,262 reads 0 comments

  15. Kyle Schwarber Gets His First Bunt Against the Brewers

    Chicago Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber had a stroke of luck during the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 11 days ago 22,052 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Hall of Famer Lou Brock Diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma Cancer

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced Hall of Fame outfielder Lou Brock has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a form of blood cancer, MLB .com's Jenifer Langosch reported Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 504,274 reads 0 comments

  17. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 5 Prospects for Week 1

    Despite the wealth of young talent that has graduated the minor league ranks and become an integral part of the MLB core, the Chicago Cubs still a deep and talented farm system...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 10,860 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Cubs Receive World Series Rings with 108 Diamonds

    Before Wednesday's home game versus the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field, the Chicago Cubs received their World Series rings for their triumph over the Cleveland Indians last fall...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 16 days ago 61,083 reads 0 comments

  19. Bird Gets Hit During Pirates Batting Practice, Players Hurry to Save It

    Members of the Pittsburgh Pirates rushed to save a bird injured during batting practice before Wednesday's home game against the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park. Per Stephen J...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 17 days ago 3,377 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs Unveil 2016 World Series Banner Before Home Opener After Rain Delay

    In a celebration over 100 years in the making, the Chicago Cubs raised their 2016 World Series banner Monday night prior to their Opening Day matchup with the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 4,730 reads 0 comments

  21. Future Reds Ace Amir Garrett Is the Best Dunker in Major League Baseball

    ST. LOUIS — During the early stages of the baseball season, it isn't uncommon for clubhouses around MLB to screen NBA games. Of course, it's not exactly breaking news: Baseball players are sports fans too...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 19 days ago 31,624 reads 0 comments

  22. Javier Baez Suffers Eye Injury vs. Brewers After OF Collision with Jason Heyward

    Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez was forced to leave Friday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after colliding with teammate Jason Heyward. The Cubs announced Baez suffered a left eye contusion in the collision...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 21 days ago 16,726 reads 0 comments

  23. Cardinals' Yadier Molina Can't Find Baseball Stuck to His Chest Protector

    It's not often Yadier Molina gets flustered behind home plate. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher has seen just about everything over his 14-year career—except for a ball sticking to his chest protector...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 23 days ago 31,590 reads 0 comments

  24. 5 Bold Predictions for the Chicago Cubs' 2017 Season

    Last season was kind of a big deal for the Chicago Cubs . They won their division, the National League Central. Kris Bryant won National League MVP honors. They won the pennant...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 23 days ago 17,577 reads 0 comments

  25. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Odds, Analysis and MLB Betting Preview

    The Chicago Cubs (1-1) got back on track with their first win of the season behind a strong outing from starting pitcher Jake Arrieta against the St. Louis Cardinals (1-1) on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 24 days ago 3,772 reads 0 comments