Rob Manfred

Rob Manfred: No significant rule changes in 2017, blames MLBPA

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred's attempt to make some changes doesn't seem to be going how he may have anticipated it. According to multiple sources, Manfred said there will not...
Zach Britton

Report: Zach Britton has potential oblique injury

Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Zach Britton is showing symptoms of a potential oblique injury, according to MLB.com's Brittany Ghiroli. Rotoworld reported the two-time All-Star will not be pitching...
Byron Buxton

Twins GM: Former top prospect Byron Buxton ‘turned a meaningful corner last year’

The Minnesota Twins had high expectations for top prospect Byron Buxton when they drafted him No. 2 overall back in 2012 out of high school. Fast forward...
Mike Zunino

Let Mike Zunino show you what it’s like to catch a major league pitcher

Technology is making it easier to embrace everything where you are no longer on the other side of FOMO. In this case, Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino gives...
Tim Buss

Cubs strength coach Tim Buss wows with sweet ride at spring training

Yoenis Cespedes continues to show up to spring training the only way he knows how --- in style. But there might be someone out there who is giving...
Rick Ankiel

Rick Ankiel took vodka shots after infamous 2000 NLDS start

Former St. Louis Cardinals' pitcher Rick Ankiel has one of the more bizarre stories in MLB history. The future of one of the game's most promising pitchers came...
MLB, Aug 1, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper (left) and pitcher Stephen Strasburg against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Ten most dangerous 1-2 punches in MLB

Sometimes when you combine two things, something beautiful is formed. In this case, it's something of beauty, but the combination could turn dangerous for those who have...

Report: Padres sign former All-Star Jered Weaver

It was reported earlier this month that the San Diego Padres were interested in adding a veteran pitcher to their rotation. Jered Weaver was included in that...

Hall of Famer Goose Gossage says it’s ‘insulting’ to be compared to Mariano Rivera

Goose Gossage is back at New York Yankees' spring training and he wants you to get off his lawn. In an interview with NJ.com, Gossage cast shade on Mariano...

Yankees first baseman Tyler Austin out six weeks with broken foot

The competition for the starting position at first base for the New York Yankees just became more interesting. NBC Sports reported 25-year-old Tyler Austin broke his foot while...
MLB stars

Andrew McCutchen: ‘I’m a Pirate. I don’t want to be anything else’

Andrew McCutchen is relieved that the flurry of trade rumors surrounding him this offseason never came to pass. In a Players' Tribune article on Friday, McCutchen wrote "All I knew...
Yordano Ventura

Late Yordano Ventura’s toxicology report won’t be released to public

Following the death of Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, the Kansas City Star recently reported the toxicology report will not be released publicly (h/t ESPN). The Kansas City Star said authorities...

Eight MLB teams that will surprise in 2017

Baseball season is always good for some surprises. Which MLB teams will provide those in 2017? Why do the Braves have reason to be hopeful? Will MLB's longest...
Max Scherzer

Knuckle injury may force Max Scherzer to miss Opening Day

Spring Training is not off to a good start for the Washington Nationals. A knuckle injury on the right ring finger of ace Max Scherzer may keep...
Tim Hudson

Tim Hudson to work as Giants spring training instructor

Four-time All-Star Tim Hudson is coming back to San Francisco, according to his wife. Well, kind of. Kim Hudson announced on Twitter her husband will be joining the San...
Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow won’t rule out running for president some day

New York Mets outfielder and former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow participated in a interview with GQ Magazine, during which he revealed some interesting facts and thoughts about his life. Health...
L.J. Hoes

Report: L.J. Hoes suspended 50 games after second positive test for drug abuse

According to Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun, former Orioles outfielder L.J. Hoes has been suspended for 50 games following a second positive test for drug...
Nick Franklin

Rays outfielder spent days as Uber driver in the offseason

The trend of baseball players getting jobs during the offseason continues to increase. Michael Fulmer recently said he was a plumber during the winter months, where he was...

Most glaring needs for eight hyped MLB teams

Spring training begins this week and before we know it, it will be Opening Day. During the 2016 season, there was much success for so many MLB...
Brian Flynn

Brian Flynn out eight weeks after breaking rib falling through barn roof

The bad news for Kansas City Royals pitcher Brian Flynn is that he'll miss all of Spring Training and the first few weeks of the regular season....
Jose Fernandez

Marlins announce Jose Fernandez locker to remain intact

According to Jessica Blaylock of Fox Sports Florida, the Marlins announced they will keep late Jose Fernandez's locker intact, months after his passing. Blaylock also added the locker...
Diamondbacks bench manager Ron Gardenhire diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Diamondbacks bench coach Ron Gardenhire diagnosed with prostate cancer

Arizona Diamondbacks bench coach Ron Gardenhire is dealing with a challenge far greater than any on the field -- the diagnosis of prostate cancer. The club made an...
Javier Baez

Javier Baez explains funny reason for going blonde

It's a great day for baseball fans. Pitchers and catchers have started reporting to Arizona and Florida across the industry and media are making sure fans know everything...
Alex Reyes

Report: Alex Reyes has potentially season-ending injury to throwing arm

According to Craig Mish of Sirius XM Radio, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Alex Reyes has a potentially season-ending injury following an MRI that was performed on his...