Albert Pujols and other MLB stars need to step up

Report: Albert Pujols to solely DH this season

According to Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register, Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia has "no plans to play Albert Pujols at first base this spring, and...

Magazine names Theo Epstein ‘greatest leader in the world’

Fortune magazine's list of World's Greatest Leaders possesses the names of Pope Francis, Melinda Gates and John McCain. Guess who is listed at number one? None other than the...
Aug 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; A general view of the MLB logo with Colorado Rockies batting gear on it during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Colorado Rockies won 12-9. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Two-year-old’s mom claims son is reincarnation of Lou Gehrig

Cathy Byrd's son loves baseball. And we mean, he really loves baseball. It consumes him to his very core. The two-year-old is claimed to be a "baseball prodigy,"...
Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles

Top eight MLB defensive stars heading into 2017

When it comes to measuring top players, offensive numbers seem to be the go-to statistics, but that's just not fair. We often forget that an individual can still...
Dallas Green

Baseball great Dallas Green passes away at the age of 82

According to Jon Heyman and multiple reports, former major league pitcher and manager Dallas Green has passed away. Green played eight seasons across three teams from 1960-1967 and finished...
Max Scherzer

Max Scherzer says finger is healed, no longer an issue

The Washington Nationals and their fans can rest easy. Reigning NL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer -- who was dealing with a knuckle injury -- threw...
Feb 16, 2017; Maryvale, AZ, USA; Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain (62) covers first base during spring training camp drills at Maryvale Baseball Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports

Brewers release Ryan Webb and Joba Chamberlain

The Milwaukee Brewers announced they have released veteran right-handed pitchers Joba Chamberlain and Ryan Webb. https://twitter.com/Brewers/status/844594242311770112 The two received minor league deals during the offseason. Chamberlain has a decade of...
You can have your Opening Day tickets delivered to you by puppies. Really.

Minor league team will have puppies deliver your Opening Day tickets

The West Michigan Whitecaps have an amazing promotion for the community to purchase Opening Day tickets. And it involves puppies. The Class-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers will...
Ryan Vogelsong

Report: Minnesota Twins release Ryan Vogelsong

According to Mike Beradino of the Pioneer Press, the Minnesota Twins have released pitcher Ryan Vogelsong. https://twitter.com/MikeBerardino/status/844291473512259584 Beradino also tweeted Twins Manager Paul Molitor "stressed how generous Vogelsong was in...
Didi Gregorius

Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius could miss month of April with shoulder injury

According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius may miss the entire month of April due to a right shoulder injury. Hoch previously reported the 27-year-old...
Barry Bonds

Barry Bonds to re-join San Francisco Giants organization

He's back. According to Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area, 14-time All-Star and seven-time MVP Barry Bonds will re-join the San Francisco Giants in a front office...
Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow to be assigned to low Class-A Mets affiliate

Tim Tebow has officially been assigned to a team after 'Tebowmania' took over spring training. The former quarterback turned outfielder will be reporting to the low Class-A affiliate...
Diamondbacks concessions

Diamondbacks continue to push envelope with over-the-top concessions

It's a day ending in "y" so it's a given the Arizona Diamondbacks are taking regular concession stand foods and more than likely injecting them with steroids. Okay,...
MLB The Show 17 had some rather scary glitches early on

A bug showed up in ‘MLB: The Show 17’ and it will leave you...

We wrote about the enhancements and improvements MLB: The Show 17 will have earlier in February, which included retro pitch motions and new game-play animations. You can even...
Yankees

Yankees no-hit the Tigers in spring training

Spring training games can be looked at in a different ways. One, they're a chance to get locked in and ready for the upcoming regular season. Two,...

Cubs fans make the cutest baby announcement using World Series trophies

Here is the cutest thing you will see all day. John Lackinger and his wife Vanessa are hardcore baseball fans. And what better way to announce a new...
Noah Syndergaard

Bold predictions for major MLB awards in 2017

While the World Series recognizes baseball's best team, the MLB awards honor the game's best and brightest stars. Looking ahead, who do those figure to be in 2017? Which...
Athletics, A's

A’s brilliantly troll Mariners on social media

While the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners share a division, they haven't had much of a rivalry since the early 2000's. But thanks to a hilarious but testy...
Ken Griffey Jr.

WATCH: Ken Griffey Jr. took an Indycar ride with legend Mario Andretti

This isn't exactly news that can determine the outcome to your day, but two legends recently spent the day together and that's important, right? Hall of Fame outfielder...
Giancarlo Stanton

Top 10 MLB power bats heading into 2017

Any casual baseball fan can recognize power. When the ball travels over the fence, that player represents brawn. Still, there are few players who can show off that power...
Anthony DeSclafani

Report: Anthony DeSclafani shut down for four weeks with UCL sprain

According to Cincinnati Enquirer's Zach Buchanan, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Anthony DeSclafani will be shut down for four weeks with a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right...
Tim Tebow

WATCH: Tim Tebow lands first hit of spring training

New York Mets spring training has been a struggle for Tim Tebow. But on Monday, Tebow earned himself a spring batting average and recorded his first hit. https://twitter.com/_JoshRWhite/status/841357396400308225 Entering...
Cubs spring training

Cubs spring training is weird once again, trainer wears a Lucha Libre mask …...

The one thing the Chicago Cubs are great at, besides winning World Series last year of course, is having a very "unique" spring training. From mimes leading stretches...
Yasiel Puig

Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig snaps at ‘stupid’ question about his diminished role

Once one of the biggest up-and-coming stars in MLB, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has taken a backseat since last season. In Phoenix, Ariz. for spring...