Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom

Top second half MLB storylines to follow

The first half of the season is done. It gave us plenty of positives and negatives to draw from. Now, it's time to look forward. What are...
Mookie Betts is one of the MLB hitters pitchers don't want to face

MLB Awards winners at season’s halfway point

With the 2018 MLB season half over, there are a number of players whose achievements deserve recognition. Still, some stand out above the rest. As we head into...
MLB star Chris Davis

10 most disappointing MLB players from the season’s first half

The first half of the 2018 MLB season has been fantastic. We've seen a few no-hitters, some amazing stretches of baseball by teams and some insane first-half...

Top takeaway for each MLB team at halfway point

The MLB season is half in the bag. But whether we're talking about the league's best team, the worst, or anyone in between, every MLB team has...
Manny Machado

Biggest winners and losers from first half of MLB season

There's a lot of baseball left in the schedule in 2018. Still, the MLB season is half over. We've seen a lot of stuff go down. As...
Manny Machado

One trade each MLB team should make

The trade of Kelvin Herrera to the Washington Nationals signals the real start of trade season in baseball. Herrera is the first major domino to fall this...
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

15 MLB stars desperate to pick things up in second half

As far as the 2018 MLB season goes, we're well past the point where we can dismiss an unexpected event by saying, "it's early." It's true that...
Yankees pitcher Luis Severino

Each MLB team’s MVP so far this season

While not every team has a player competing for the American League and National League's MVP honors, each team has its own most valuable player. Whether it's a...
Mookie Betts is one of the MLB hitters pitchers don't want to face

Top 15 most potent MLB lineups in the game today

While the offensive explosion that we saw in 2017 hasn't quite made its way into the 2018 MLB season, we're still seeing a lot of offense. The American...
MLB star Scooter Gennett

18 surprising MLB awards candidates

While many of the expected names have dominated the 2018 MLB season, we've also seen some standout performances from some unexpected players. Certainly, Los Angeles Angels star Mike...
2018 MLB Draft

Takeaways from first round of 2018 MLB Draft

The first round of the 2018 MLB Draft is in the books. The Detroit Tigers got things going by taking Auburn University pitcher Casey Mize first overall. Like...

Top trade fits for each contending MLB team

As the calendar approaches June, the balance of power starts to shake out in MLB's standings. Both teams expected to contend and those we expected little from...

Biggest flaw for each MLB contender

There is no such thing as a perfect baseball team. Every team in the league -- even the good ones -- have flaws that stick out. The...
MLB stars

10 struggling MLB stars set to break out

Established MLB stars like Mike Trout, Mookie Betts, Manny Machado, and Justin Verlander have all thrived in 2018. But a number of other big name players have...

10 MLB hitters that strike fear into opposing pitchers

When some MLB hitters step into the batter's box, pitchers take careful notice. They are the rare players who can live inside a pitcher's head and leave...

15 most impressive breakout MLB players in 2018

The 2018 season has provided fans with many great things. No-hitters, record-setting paces, some great baseball and, of course, breakout MLB players. It happens every year. Several players...
Bartolo Colon

What was going on when birthday boy Bartolo Colon made his MLB debut?

Thursday, May 24 marks the 45th birthday of Texas Rangers right-hander, Bartolo Colon. A child born on April 4, 1997, the day of Colon's MLB debut, can...

Each MLB team’s hottest bat so far

Whether we're talking about the best team in the league, the worst, or any of the 28 in between, each MLB team has one hitter whose bat...
Noah Syndergaard

10 most intimidating pitchers in MLB today

Some MLB pitchers already stand on the rubber with a significant psychological advantage over opposing hitters. Whether because of their size, demeanor or just their pure stuff,...

Most explosive MLB offenses, ranked from worst to first

Following an MLB team with a good offense makes the experience so much more exciting for fans. If a team with a bad offense surrenders a one...
J.D.Martinez and Mookie Betts lead one of the most explosive offenses in MLB

Predicting MLB All-Star teams at season’s quarter point

As we approach the quarter mark of the season, a chapter of MLB's 2018 campaign comes to a close. Thus far, we've been fortunate to see historic...

Winners and losers from MLB’s first quarter

While there's still a lot of baseball left to be played, the 2018 MLB season is now one-quarter old. That gives us more than enough of a...
Robinson Cano was hit with one of the most shocking MLB suspensions in history

10 most shocking MLB suspensions of all time

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was suspended on Tuesday for testing positive for a banned substance. If nothing else, we can say this about Cano. He...
Bartolo Colon

One ideal trade target for each MLB team

While we're still early in the MLB season, it's never too early to start thinking about trades. Teams generally have multiple players on their radars. But when...