MLB Articles

New York Yankees: Aaron Judge
This will give you an idea of the lofty expectations the Yankees face in 2019: Last year’s 100-win campaign, which ended when the Yanks gave the eventual champion Red Sox their toughest October series, is generally considered a flop in New...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago
Boston Red Sox: Mookie Betts
And now comes the hard part — when the encore doubles as the farewell tour. The Red Sox shocked baseball with a run of wire-to-wire dominance unwitnessed since the 1998 Yankees, winning 108 games and their fourth World Series title since 2004...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago
Chris Davis: Baltimore Orioles
The teardown of the Orioles began in July as they spiraled deeper into last place in the American League East. The task of rebuilding was next on the docket and ensured that they wouldn’t contend again for at least a few years. There’s...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago
Athlon Sports' 2019 Baseball Preview Magazine is Available Now
With pitchers and catchers ready to report for Spring Training and another MLB Opening Day just around the corner, the Athlon Sports 2019 Baseball Annual slides home in time to provide the preseason analysis and predictions craved by fans of the...
Athlon Sports
4 weeks ago
2019 MLB Spring Training Reporting Dates and Locations
Most of the U.S. is in the grip of winter, but baseball fans can take heart in knowing that spring training in preparation for the 2019 MLB season is just around the corner. All 30 teams, including the Yankees, Cubs, Red Sox, Phillies, and Dodgers...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Barry Bonds tops the All-Time MLB Home Runs List with 762
It’s one of the most revered, yet controversial, records in all of sports. Officially, Barry Bonds hit more home runs than any player in the history of baseball, but many purists still consider Hank Aaron to be the true “Home Run King....
Mitch Light
1 month ago
5 Reasons Why Kyler Murray Should Choose MLB over the NFL
The next Bo Jackson/Deion Sanders could be upon us. Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Kyler Murray looks to be a first-round pick in this April’s NFL draft should he choose to enter it. But as you might remember, Mr. Murray also was chosen...
Eric Sorenson
1 month ago
MLB Legend Randy Johnson's Insane House
This goes without saying but MLB pays pretty well. Case in point, Hall of Fame pitcher Randy Johnson is selling his Arizona home and the pictures are insane. The property was previously listed for $14.5 million and is now being sold to...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
This was the longest professional baseball
In 1981, the Pawtucket Red Sox and Rochester Red Wings played a Triple-A International League contest that lasted 33 innings, with eight hours and 25 minutes of playing time. The game featured 23 future or former MLB players, including future Hall...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
World Series Game 5 Prediction and Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
It sounded like a howitzer. The sound of cork and cowhide echoed off the lumber from Yasiel Puig’s bat as Dodger Stadium roared and shook like an aftershock. Puig’s bomb capped off a four-run sixth inning that felt insurmountable with...
Jake Rose
3 months ago
World Series Game 4 Prediction and Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
In the time it took to complete Game 3 of the World Series, you could have watched a cable broadcast of Braveheart, commercials and all, two times — plus an old episode of The West Wing for good measure. Last night’s — well, this...
Jake Rose
3 months ago
World Series Game 3 Prediction and Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox
The World Series shifts from freezing Fenway Park to sunny Chavez Ravine with the Boston Red Sox holding a 2-0 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers. In Game 2, David Price delivered his second quality start in a row, giving up just two runs through...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
How to Listen to the World Series on Radio
The 2018 World Series — featuring the L.A. Dodgers vs. the Boston Red Sox — is here. And what better way to enjoy this series of up to seven games than to listen to it on the radio, whether it's traditional (terrestrial radio)...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
World Series Game 2 Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox
Neither Clayton Kershaw nor Chris Sale was sharp in Game 1 of the 2018 World Series on Tuesday night. What could have been a cornerstone World Series moment for two of this generation’s best pitchers, including one of the greatest of all-time...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
World Series Game 1 Preview and Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox
The 2018 World Series is not the first time the Dodgers and Red Sox have gotten together for the Fall Classic, but it has been quite a while since these two historic franchises have faced each other to determine baseball's champion.   In...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
most valuable autographed baseball
What’s the most valuable autographed baseball?   A baseball signed by 11 Baseball Hall of Famers was sold on Aug. 11, 2018, for a record $623,369, according to SCP Auctions. The 11 signatures were Grover Cleveland Alexander, Ty Cobb,...
Nathan Rush
5 months ago
Every spring, the baseball world anticipates the wave of talent that comes together for a few days to put on a show. Major League Baseball All-Star Weekend, which will be held at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., from July 15-17, will feature the...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
8 months ago
Freddie Freeman
Every spring, the baseball world anticipates the wave of talent that comes together for a few days to put on a show. Major League Baseball All-Star Weekend, which will be held at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., from July 15-17, will feature the...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
8 months ago
On this edition of the Finally Honest Sports Network, we uncover the truth behind the Yankees - Red Sox rivalary.   From Alex Rodriguez to Pedro Martinez, members of both squads talk about why so many of their games turn into brawls. One...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
Funny, Clever Names for Your Softball Team
It's time to break out the old bat and glove, and perhaps most essentially, your favorite muscle ointment. That's right, recreational slow-pitch (and fast-pitch) softball season is upon us! That being the case, you are obviously...
Rob McVey
9 months ago
Baseball Quotes
Baseball is a game that's ripe for great quotes, whether they're funny, inspirational, or just famous ones that you've heard before. Join us as we run down some of the best baseball quotes in the history of America's favorite...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Yogi Berra's Best Quotes & Sayings
New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra passed away at the age of 90. An 18-time All-Star and 10-time World Series champion, Berra was not only one of the most accomplished catchers of all-time, he will go down as one of the greatest to ever wear...
J.P. Scott
10 months ago
While more high school players have been taken with the first pick in the MLB draft in recent years, it doesn’t mean those college prospects taken No. 1 overall haven’t panned out. Two of the Washington Nationals’ current All-...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Thursday is Opening Day for ALL of MLB (hooray!), which means it time for fantasy baseball and DFS. Just as has been done for NFL and NASCAR, this season Athlon Sports is here to offer some DFS advice for the diamond. This article will target cash...
Chris Meyers
11 months ago
No season kicks off more pleasantly than Major League Baseball. As you watch the game on a sunny afternoon, it is hard to get too worked up about your team’s performance since it is just one of 162 games. Does it actually portend how the...
Aaron Tallent
11 months ago

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