A very literal up-and-down season for Phillies reliever Edubray Ramos is ending on a high note, as apparent as ever in his perfect two-strikeout sixth inning in the Phillies’ 4-1 win over the Nationals on Tuesday.
By season’s end, MLB will have shattered its total home run record. There were plenty of exciting moments, but it’s unclear whether this homer-happy trend is good for the game.
Despite four of the six divisions almost all but settled, there's still plenty to play for heading into the final three weeks of the regular season. Home-field advantage is up for grabs for the Division Series, and with the All-Star Game no longer affecting home field for the World Series, the race to lock down […]
New York Yankees rookie slugger Aaron Judge might be in the middle of a rough stretch, but that shouldn’t take away from what he was able to accomplish during the first half. Though Judge’s numbers are still less than ideal lately, he managed to break a rookie record during Sunday’s game. [Sign up for Fantasy […]
Wilmer Flores‘ unfortunate luck has led to the end of his season. The New York Mets infielder broke his own nose after fouling a ball off his face last Saturday and will miss the remainder of the season, according to a team announcement. Wilmer Flores leaves the game after fouling a ball off of his […]
It was a frightening sight Saturday night when New York Mets infielder Wilmer Flores broke his nose after fouling a Brad Peacock pitch off his face. Flores was taken to a Houston hospital after sustaining the injury and was diagnosed with a broken nose. On Sunday, his nose was swollen, but wasn’t feeling worse for […]
Competing for the second American League wild-card spot in 2017 seems not unlike racing the Tour de France in the early aughts as anyone but Lance Armstrong: Yes, you're technically in it, but there's an undeniable feeling of futility. (Though if you think it premature to assume the New York Yankees have locked up the […]
It’s August 14, and the Miami Marlins already have a new single-season home run king. With his two-run shot in the first inning, Giancarlo Stanton passed Gary Sheffield as the team’s single-season home run leader. [Now’s the time to sign up for Fantasy Football! Join for free] Stanton didn’t wait long to set the record. […]
Next weekend MLB players will be participating in “players weekend” which is a direct copy of what the NBA does but this is America's pastime so it's the first time it has been done. Players will be allowed to wear their nickname on the back of their jersey. The jerseys appear to be the old […]
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Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki doesn’t have to try all that hard to break records these days. On Sunday, he managed to do it before the first out of the game was recorded. When he took the field in the top of the first, Suzuki became the oldest player ever to start a game in centerfield. […]