Before he was arguably baseball’s biggest star in the 1990s, Ken Griffey Jr. was simply a 19-year-old hoping to make an immediate impact with the Seattle Mariners. In a time before service time debates, the Mariners chose to open the 1989 season with a young minor league player who gave them the best chance at …
During the 2000s, few Major League baseball players were more famous than Barry Bonds. What happened to the San Francisco Giants slugger?
Who hit the most Opening Day home runs in MLB history? The answer, as well as which active player is closest, may surprise you.
Barry Bonds’ record-breaking 756th home run ball sold for nearly $750,000 in 2008, but where is it now and how did it get there?
Tom Brady isn’t the only star athlete who played for a different team at the end of his career. Here are some baseball stars who did the same.
The New York Yankees are in need of starting pitching help with Luis Severino out for the season. Is Samardzija the right fit for a trade?
Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays are two of the most legendary names in baseball. So what caused both players to be banned and was it a mistake?
Aubrey Huff has two years to clean up his image if the former Major League Baseball star intends to earn an invitation to the reunion celebrating the San Francisco Giants’ 2012 World Series championship. However, the retired slugger can forget about rubbing elbows with former teammates and front-office employees this summer when the Giants hold …
No matter how you look at it, the recently retired Bruce Bochy goes down as one of the best MLB managers of his or any era.
Did you know the first World Series went eight games? Here are seven more crazy facts about the MLB Playoffs.
The Giants and Rockies might have set an unbreakable baseball record in a meaningless late-season game between two non-contending teams.
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.
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
Some baseball teams have a knack for acquiring this level of talent. The following franchises have the most players in the MLB Hall of Fame.
Madison Bumgarner has pitched for the San Francisco Giants since 2009. Will he still be a Giant at the end of the July 31 MLB Trade Deadline?
Pablo Sandoval might not be the feared baseball player he once was, but he entered the MLB record books with one marvelous game.
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner has contractual conditions on where he can be traded, and they’re actually quite brilliant.
Closing pitcher Hunter Strickland injured his pitching hand by punching a door. Are the Giants finally done defending his bad behavior?
There’s nothing quite like watching a baseball game in a good stadium, so here are the 10 best ballparks to watch a Major League Baseball game.
Most of the MLB teams we expected to be at the top or bottom of their divisions are right where we thought they’d be. And then there are these surprises…
Sometimes, MLB teams spend a fortune and get next to nothing in return. Here are the baseball teams fitting that description in 2017.
According to Forbes, the average Major League Baseball team is worth $1.54 billion. But the 10 most valuable MLB teams lead the way in 2017.
Is the Wild Card a disadvantage in Major League Baseball? Here are 12 clubs that reached the World Series with the last playoff spot.
With the Chicago White Sox’s announcement of a new, hideous name for their ballpark, we take a look at the 5 worst stadium names in MLB.
Forbes reports that the average Major League Baseball team is now worth $1.2 billion. Here’s a look at the 5 organizations with the highest values.
The most talented team doesn’t always win in October. As proof, these are the 5 worst MLB teams that have won the World Series.
The second wild card makes the postseason interesting. However, prior to this situation many of the best MLB teams missed the playoffs.
Baseball fans got everything they could hope for from this year’s playoffs. Here are the 5 best games of the 2016 MLB postseason.
Got rings? Here are the 5 Major League Baseball teams with the most World Series titles.
The Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball, so it’s time to start looking ahead. Who do they want to play in the NLDS?
There are just a few weeks left until the playoffs begin. Here are 4 exciting MLB playoff matchups we hope to see in October.
The Mets, Giants, Cardinals, and possibly Pirates will compete for wild cards down the stretch. Here are 5 players who will impact the NL wild card race.
Pitching is a unique commodity in Major League Baseball. You need it to win a championship. Here are the 5 most overrated starting pitchers in baseball.
The power of digital media bringing games to “out-of-market” communities gives us the ability to expand our in-game vocabulary as announcers try to outdo one another.
Although it’s tough to predict baseball, we didn’t expect to see these 5 twists coming ahead of Opening Day.
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has long been regarded as one of the best in MLB. Who else joins him in the top 5?
How do you build a winner? For the NL’s top teams, the recipe has one key ingredient.
With the MLB season right around the corner, now is the time to look at which 5 players might be most qualified to win the National League MVP.
The Giants have managed to win the World Series every other year since 2010. Are they set to do so again in 2016?
Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros represent the best projected middle infield for the 2016 MLB season. Which other units crack the field?
The MLB offseason is still in full swing, but let’s take a look at some of the top projected starting rotations for the 2016 season as of today.
The best way to measure roster spending efficiency in the MLB is cost per win. Here is a look at the 10 teams that paid the most for each win in 2015.
Despite legendary numbers, PED scandals have hurt Barry Bonds’ chances at making the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Here’s why he doesn’t belong in the Hall.
Some of MLB’s most popular players called it quits after the 2015 season. Here are 5 we’ll miss in 2016 and beyond.
On Sunday, Madison Bumgarner hit his fourth home run of the season and the 10th of his career. While impressive for a pitcher, it’s hardly the best of all time.
When is a home run not a home run? When a rookie umpire and a backup catcher try to delete one from the record.
Entering the World Series, the Royals are 8-0 in the 2014 playoffs and have won 11 straight postseason games overall. Where does that streak rank all-time?
The 2014 World Series will be a matchup of two wild-card teams, the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. How many times has a wild card won it all?
Bloomberg just released its 2014 team valuations for Major League Baseball, and some of the most valuable squads may surprise you.
With the Twins firing manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons, we took a look at the new list of longest-tenured current managers in Major League Baseball.