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Report: Colon plans to return to mound in 2018
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Someone may bring "Big Sexy" back to baseball after all. Bartolo Colon, 44, just completed his 20th major-league season and he may not be ready to call it quits as he plans to pitch in 2018, a source told MLB.com's Mark Feinsand. That may be a surprise as Colon is coming off his career worst […]

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MLB has a problem with mound visits and pace of play and we've got a solution
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MLB is an excellent shape right now, but that doesn’t mean it’s perfect

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Yankees legend Mariano Rivera talks cutter, playoff pressure, mound visits and more
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The legendary closer talked to CBS Sports on the occasion of the MLB’s annual reliever awards

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Kershaw takes mound following Game 4 win to visualize next start
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Clayton Kershaw turned the page pretty quickly. While the rest of his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates were celebrating a series-tying win in Game 4, the left-hander was making his way to the mound to visualize his Game 5 start coming in less than 24 hours. Clayton Kershaw is ready… like right now. #WorldSeries https://t.co/97DDZQJKyO — […]

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Dodgers send Darvish to mound eyeing clinch
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In Monday’s Game 3 of the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile, the D-backs turn to their ace, former Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke, hoping to fend off elimination. The Dodgers look to righty Yu Darvish as they try to complete the sweep.

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All eyes on Scherzer in return to mound in G3
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Now that he’s been given extra days to get healthy, Max Scherzer will attempt to make the most of his opportunity to either preserve or strengthen the Nationals’ bid to end this season with a World Series title.

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Tribe sends Carrasco to mound eyeing clinch
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Where do we go from the draining drama of all that Game 2 tumult? Where do the Indians go after a win for the ages? Where do the Yankees go now that they’ve had their hearts ripped out? We go to the Bronx (Sunday, 7:30 p.m. ET, FS1).

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Phillies instructs: Brown returns to mound
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Aaron Brown’s career hadn’t been disastrous with the bat, finishing this season with a career .252/.316/.381 and spending two autumns in the Arizona Fall League. But with his progress seemingly stalled and with a .222 average over his first 28 games this year, the Phillies approached their former third-round pick about switching gears and giving […]

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Padres send Wood to mound in opener in LA
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The Dodgers locked down the National League West title on Friday, but as they begin a three-game series against the Padres at Dodger Stadium, they still have plenty to play for. Right-hander Yu Darvish will start Monday’s series opener. San Diego will send left-hander Travis Wood to the mound.

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Boyd returns to mound after near no-hitter
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The last time Matthew Boyd took the mound at Comerica Park, he fell an out shy of the Tigers’ first no-hitter in six years, settling on a one-hit shutout of the White Sox. As he readies for a Saturday evening matchup against the Twins, he’s trying to keep the same approach he had on that […]

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Arrieta looks, feels strong in return to mound
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Cubs manager Joe Maddon admitted he did not know what to expect from Jake Arrieta.

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Young pitchers Graveman, Lively take mound
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Two clubs with as much shared history as any continue their three-game set Saturday in Philadelphia. The A’s occupied Philadelphia alongside the Phillies from 1901-54, before moving to Kansas City and then, ultimately, Oakland in the late 1960s. This marks just the sixth series the teams have played against each other.

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