The Washington Nationals are headed to the World Series for the first time in franchise history; and joining some impressive company.
Agent Scott Boras and his superstar clients could dominate the MLB offseason and the way free agency unfolds this winter.
Marcus Stroman was a hot name at the 2019 trade deadline, but he didn’t like what Yankees GM Brian Cashman said about him in September.
The Washington Nationals are off to a 1-0 lead over St. Louis in the NLCS thank to a brilliant performance from Anibal Sanchez in Game 1.
Athletes are sometimes get famous for the wrong reasons. These criminal athletes had some far falls from grace.
Anthony Rendon has a stellar 2019 regular season for the Washington Nationals, but does that mean the team will pay its impending free agent?
Nicholas Castellanos is a fine player, but he might be out of luck if he hopes to ink a $100 million contract during MLB free agency in 2019.
Mark McGwire surprised MLB fans by leaving the Padres to attend his sons’ baseball games. His exit seemed so simple it was hard to believe.
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Gerrit Cole has been the best pitcher in baseball since the All-Star break. Will the hard-hitting New York Yankees be able to solve him?
The Los Angeles Dodgers are out of the 2019 postseason as another Clayton Kershaw playoff meltdown leads to a Washington Nationals win.
Why does the MLB use a best-of-5 format in the Divisional Series when a best-of-7 series is so clearly better?
With Max Scherzer pitching like his old self, the Nationals have forced a Game 5 in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
Joe Maddon is out as Chicago Cubs manager, and there’s one team ready and willing to make him their new bench boss in 2020.
The Giants and Rockies might have set an unbreakable baseball record in a meaningless late-season game between two non-contending teams.
Trailing 2-1 heading into the sixth inning, the Los Angeles Dodgers tagged Patrick Corbin for six runs en route to a 10-4 Game 3 win.
The Atlanta Braves took Game 3 against the St. Louis Cardinals with a ninth-inning rally against Cardinals closer Carlos Martinez.
The playoffs are the most exciting time of the year for any sport. The best of the best face off for the right to be called champion. Which sport has the best playoffs?
Nearly everything that could go wrong for the Cubs in September did, and the team had one of the worst September collapses in MLB history.
Numbers are important to sports in many ways. One weird connection between sports and numbers are the jersey numbers that athletes wear.
Take some time to wander the ballpark and see what features and quirks they’ve added for MLB fans. Here are our favorite ballpark additions.
Before he got put on the shelf for the rest of the 2019 season, the Yankees wanted Domingo German pitching out of the bullpen in the playoffs.
No other sport features anything quite like the MLB wild-card games. Here are some crazy facts about the history of the wild-card teams
Following weeks of anticipation, the 2019 playoffs are finally underway that has seen some of the highest-profile ballclubs such as the New York Yankees in contention for the World Series. It has put forth several intriguing storylines intertwined with the postseason action. Here are a few of the biggest headlines as the divisional series round …
Anything can happen in the MLB postseason, but here are four reasons the Houston Astros could win their second World Series this October.
The New York Mets have fired Mickey Calloway after two disappointing seasons. Who will be the club’s next manager?
Every once and a while we are reminded that sports are just a game. One of the best reminders of this are when unsuspecting animals involve themselves.
The infield shift has become a popular strategy in baseball. Which team was the first to try out this strategy in Major League Baseball?
The Washington Nationals edged out the Milwaukee Brewers in a thrilling NL Wild Card Game on Tuesday night.
Yadier Molina is one of the most dominant catchers in the league. These 4 simple stats show just how good Molina has been over his career.
With Felix Hernandez moving on from the Seattle Mariners, there’s no better time to remember some of the Cy Young Award winner’s best moments.
Pete Alonso won the Home Run Derby and set the rookie record for home runs with 53 in 2019. Is he due for a raise in 2020?
Retiring numbers used to be reserved for Hall-of-Famers and players who stood out to fans and teams. These are the worst retired MLB numbers.
The Dodgers Hyun-Jin Ryu might not be the most well-known pitcher in the National League, but he has a great chance to win the Cy Young Award.
Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto enjoyed his best season as an MLB player in 2019, but you might have missed all his improvements.
It has been a few months since star forward Kawhi Leonard decided to join the LA Clippers for this next chapter of his career. Since then, attention has switched to Leonard’s workload in his first campaign with the Clippers after coming off a strictly managed year with the Toronto Raptors. This begs the question of …
Mets rookie 1B Pete Alonso has really broke out onto the scene this season. One reason for his success is Kobe Bryant’s new app designed to help athletes.
Luis Severino has pitched like an ace in his first two starts of 2019. Can he make a big impact on this year’s postseason for the Yankees?
Gavin Lux made his MLB debut late in 2019, but he’s already showing signs he could be the next superstar for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Baseball’s regular season is almost over, which means the offseason isn’t far behind. These four potential trades could heat up the winter.
The 2019 baseball season has been a tough one for the Baltimore Orioles, but Jonathan Villar made it notable with one historic hit.
After another down year, some are calling for the Tigers to fire Ron Gardenhire. But there’s a great case for why Gardenhire should keep his job.
When it comes to pitching in baseball, no result is as exciting or as effective as a strikeout. These pitchers were masters of the strikeout.
Aaron Boone knew he had high exceptions when he took over the Yankees. Boone has been successful so far and is looking to set an impressive record.
When Milwaukee Brewers MVP candidate Christian Yelich got hurt, Ryan Braun couldn’t wait to honor him, to both good and bad results.
Whether they work or not, these superstitions won’t likely go away any time soon. Here are three of baseball’s classic fan superstitions.
It’s crazy to think the Yankees may go an entire decade without a World Series appearance, but they are dangerously close to achieving this.
Fernando Tatis Jr.’s rookie season with the Padres was cut short, but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t impressive when he took the field.
The Oakland Raiders and the A’s share a stadium, but pitcher Liam Hendriks can’t wait for the Raiders and neighboring Warriors to leave town.
Being an MLB pitcher usually isn’t a dangerous profession, but that changes when a line drive closes in on your face at 100 miles per hour.