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Chris Davis closing in on undesirable MLB record after picking up 2019 where he...

Following another hitless game Sunday, Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis is closing in on some dubious baseball history. Davis went 0 for 4 in his team's blowout loss to Yankees (NYY 15, BAL 3), extending his hitless streak to...

Yasiel Puig, four others ejected in Reds-Pirates brawl after Chris Archer throws behind Derek...

Things between the NL Central rival Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates got a little heated Sunday. In the series finale at PNC Park (GameTracker), Reds utility man Derek Dietrich clubbed a long two-run home run against Chris Archer in the...

MLB scores, schedule: Max Scherzer starts again as Nationals look to take series at...

The second Sunday of the 2019 regular season brings a full 15-game slate of big league action. Most notably, the NL East rival Mets and Nationals wrap up their three-game series at Citi Field on Jacob deGrom Cy Young...

The Red Sox’s season is off to a terrible start, but here are five...

The 2019 season is barely more than a week old and already it feels like the Red Sox are in a crisis. Saturday night's walk-off loss to the Diamondbacks (ARI 5, BOS 4) dropped Boston's record to 2-8, the worst...

Dodgers vs. Rockies odds: Sunday Night Baseball picks, MLB predictions from advanced computer model

The Los Angeles Dodgers will go for the three-game series sweep against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday Night Baseball. The Dodgers have scored 17 total runs in their first two games against Colorado, surging their season total to 72,...

Rays have pitching depth, Red Sox and Cubs have pitching problems and everything else...

With Opening Day behind us, we're moving onto April baseball. The matchups during this month won't necessarily tell us a whole lot about who will be playing in October, but the wins and losses still count the same. We'll...

MLB odds, picks, lines, predictions, best bets for April 7: This three-way parlay pays...

Sunday's MLB schedule features an entire slate of getaway-day games. Those include the Houston Astros (-179) going for the three-game sweep of the Oakland A's in Houston and Max Scherzer taking the mound for the Washington Nationals (-147) against the...

MLB scores: Mike Trout, Aaron Judge bring the power; Red Sox make history

The second Saturday of the 2019 season occasioned a full slate. Most notably, Mike Trout and Aaron Judge put on impressive power displays, and the Cubs continued to get a mix of great hitting and bad pitching. Elsewhere, the...

MLB DFS: Jose Altuve and top picks for April 7 DraftKings and FanDuel daily...

The Sunday MLB schedule features 15 games, and MLB DFS players will have a huge selection of starting pitchers such as Jose Berrios, Max Scherzer and Mike Clevinger to choose from, while there are also plenty of big-time hitters...

MLB DFS: Hernan Perez and top picks for April 6 DraftKings and FanDuel daily...

The Saturday evening MLB schedule features six games on the MLB DFS main slate with Yankees vs. Orioles, Dodgers vs. Rockies and Cubs vs. Brewers among the more intriguing battles. But every game is important from an MLB DFS...

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Rays’ Lowe injures quad, likely done for season

Rays rookie infielder Brandon Lowe, an All-Star replacement who was hitting .276 with 16 home runs and 49 RBIs, will likely miss the rest of the season after suffering a quad strain Wednesday.