MLB Articles

Salvador Perez
On Opening Day today every team in MLB has the same record and the same chance to win it all. There are favorites and dark horses, but ultimately nothing will be decided for six months. Many experts and analysts will make their picks on which teams...
Brad Spielberger
1 month ago
Matt Kemp
Baseball is a funny game. A game with no time restriction, built on nuance, and forever romanticized. One of the best quirks about baseball is that anything can happen over the course of nine innings.   Every season, pardon the quasi-Yogi-...
Jake Rose
1 month ago
Mike Trout
The youth movement in MLB is in full force. Not only are the reigning National League MVP and World Series MVP in the “25 and under” category, but the Rookie of the Year winners for both leagues have already entered the “best...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Nelson Cruz
The MLB history books are filled with players that post All-Star statistics for a season or two — perhaps even challenging for an MVP or Cy Young Award — and then fade into mediocrity. Some were overachievers to begin with, while others...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
With spring training winding down and Opening Day just around the corner, optimism is high across Major League Baseball. While every team is still 0-0 and the World Series is theoretically a possibility for all 30 teams, there also is a handful of...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Eric Hosmer
As spring training winds down, expectations are low for several MLB teams that have fully committed to rebuilding in 2016 and beyond, including the Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, Milwaukee Brewers and Philadelphia Phillies. If those teams lose 90...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Opening Day of the 2016 MLB season is just around the corner, and on spring training fields across Arizona and Florida teams are hard at work trying to improve themselves. Optimism is high across baseball – and for good reason. After all,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Adam LaRoche didn't just retire because of nagging injuries, there was reportedly another reason for his decision to step away from the game.   The 36-year-old first baseman was told by the White Sox president Ken Williams that he...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
Not everyone is happy with the direction the MLB is going. Some want it to be a little more fun and expressive, others feel the complete opposite. Hall of Fame reliever Goose Gossage called the game's most-known stars, Jose Bautista, a...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
Carlos Correa
With MLB's spring training in full swing in Florida and Arizona, the main storyline in the American League is pretty straightforward – everyone is trying to catch up with the reigning World Series champion Kansas City Royals. Some teams...
Jake Rose
2 months ago
Yu Darvish
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Salvador Perez
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Not all heroes wear capes. During a Pittsburgh Pirates spring game a fan stretched his arm out to an unsuspecting kid looking at his phone, and saves him from getting hit in the head by a flying bat. The photos from the close call are...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
David Ortiz
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Curt Schilling is a man of many opinions. His latest reveals that he is not a fan of Hillary Clinton in the least bit. The former MLB star went on a Kansas City radio station and of course they couldn't let him leave without asking him of...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
The balance of power in MLB has shifted in the National League. St. Louis and Pittsburgh are no longer the favorites in the Central, Washington is trying to find an identity in the East, and Arizona is tired of sitting at the bottom of the...
Jake Rose
2 months ago
Buster Posey
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Kris Bryant
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Yasiel Puig
The start of MLB’s spring training means different things to different players. Some have moved on from their old teams in hopes of finding October glory with a new squad. Others are trying to find the old form of their prime years, while...
Jake Rose
3 months ago
Max Scherzer
Real live baseball is here. Spring training games are starting this week throughout camp in Florida and Arizona. That means manager and GMs are evaluating their lineups and rotations, which players will fill the final spots on the 25-man...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
By now we've all seen the amazing cars Yoenis Cespedes has driven to the Mets' spring training. He's in a class all his own.  Clearly there's no loser in this bunch, but I thought it would be fun to rank them....
Jasmine Watkins
3 months ago
Have you ever wished that a know-it-all pundit could put his money where his mouth is and actually see how difficult it is to run a professional baseball team? Ben Lindbergh of FiveThirtyEight.com and Sam Miller of Baseball Prospectus —...
Mitch Light
3 months ago
Jose Bautista
As pitchers and catchers report this week in Florida and Arizona, Athlon Sports will preview every team in Major League Baseball. Outlooks for every team and so much more information, including rosters, advanced stats and anonymous scouting...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
Chris Archer
As pitchers and catchers report this week in Florida and Arizona, Athlon Sports will preview every team in Major League Baseball. Outlooks for every team and so much more information, including rosters, advanced stats and anonymous scouting...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
Miguel Sano
As pitchers and catchers report this week in Florida and Arizona, Athlon Sports will preview every team in Major League Baseball. Outlooks for every team and so much more information, including rosters, advanced stats and anonymous scouting...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago

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