Earlier this week, two Massachusetts men came into possession of a banner meant to hang from the side of Fenway Park after the Red Sox clinched the American League East—and they held it for ransom. Although they drove a hard bargain, the guys even..
All MVP arguments, in some way and at some point, are about value. That is, quite literally, the name of the exercise. Many Cy Young arguments feel fundamentally similar, but there’s a crucial distinction to be made: Value is not in the name, or on t..
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave, the league announced. Russell has been the subject of a domestic violence investigation by the MLB since June 2017. While the investigation has remained open since the ..
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Texas Rangers have fired manager Jeff Banister before the end of what will be the team’s first consecutive losing seasons in 10 years. Bench coach Don Wakamatsu will serve as interim manager for the remainder of the season, s..
Jacob deGrom continued his dominant 2018 campaign on Friday, earning a quality start for the 23rd straight outing. The Mets starting pitcher struck out eight in seven innings against the Nationals, allowing just three hits and one earned run. He n..
Yulieski Gurriel of the Astros and Loudres Gurriel of the Blue Jays made MLB history on Friday, becomming the first pair of brothers to register multi-homer games on the same day. Loudres didn't take long to mash two dingers for Toronto, hitti..
HOUSTON — Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBIs, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Friday night. George Springer added a three-run shot in..
Do you want proof that baseball playoffs are a total crapshoot? The Eugene Emeralds went 31–45 and just won their league’s playoffs. The Emeralds, a Cubs affiliate, had the worst record in the Class A Short Season Northwest League but qualified for..
Welcome to the 3 at 3, where our MLB expert, Gabriel Baumgaertner, will give you his three favorite baseball bets on the day (via current odds from William Hill) at 3:00 p.m. EST. Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox: OVER 9 Runs (EV) Blue Jays st..
Starter Jake Odorizzi led the Twins to a 3–1 win over the Yankees Wednesday night with a strong no-hitter bid into the eighth inning. Odorizzi had a no-hitter intact through seven innings at Target Field, but Greg Bird ended the bid with an RBI dou..