1. Brandon Phillips Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Finger and Return

    Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips suffered a finger injury and left Monday's game against the New York Mets after being hit by a Noah Syndergaard pitch. He's missed the last two games but is ready to return to the field...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 5,068 reads 2 comments

  2. Anthony Rizzo Looks Primed for Career Power Year with April HR Barrage

    After pounding the Cincinnati Reds 9-0 Sunday, the Chicago Cubs have now scored 38 runs in their last four games. So, naturally, there's offensive optimism aplenty for Chicago...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 15,072 reads 31 comments

  3. Pirates Fan Holding Baby Barehands Home Run Ball Like NBD

    Bare-handing a home run ball is hard enough, let alone pulling it off with an infant in one arm. One Pittsburgh Pirates fan performed this incredible feat during the Pirates' 8-7 ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 11 months ago 187,965 reads 36 comments

  4. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, April 22, 2016

    Fact: Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is the second pitcher all-time to throw multiple no-hitters without suffering a loss in between them...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 11 months ago 8,370 reads 8 comments

  5. Cubs' Arrieta Throws 2nd No-Hitter in Span of 11 Starts

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta tossed a no-hitter in Thursday's 16-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds , becoming just the second player ever to throw a pair of no-hitters without taking any losses in the time between, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 944 reads 0 comments

  6. Jake Arrieta's 2nd Career No-No Cements His Status as Baseball's Best Pitcher

    There were doubters — critics and naysayers who said Jake Arrieta was destined for regression after his otherworldly 2015 campaign...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 35,978 reads 241 comments

  7. Cardinals' Randal Grichuk Snatches Anthony Rizzo's Would-Be Home Run

    The St. Louis Cardinals giveth, and the St. Louis Cardinals taketh away. When the Chicago Cubs ' Anthony Rizzo got the better of pitcher Carlos Martinez, smashing what would ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 months ago 2,774 reads 5 comments

  8. Cubs' Dynamic Offense Going Strong Despite the Loss of Kyle Schwarber

    When Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber tore his ACL and LCL on April 7 after colliding in the outfield with Dexter Fowler, it wouldn’t have been a surprise if a few fans reached for a defibrillator...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 11 months ago 6,980 reads 19 comments

  9. John Lackey Could Be the Ex-Cardinal St. Louis Misses Most in 2016

    Two former St. Louis Cardinals returned to Busch Stadium in Chicago Cubs uniforms Monday. One of them made an indelible impression in the Cubbies ' 5-0 win. Jason Heyward won the crowd reaction competition, hands down...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 9,047 reads 69 comments

  10. Jung Ho Kang Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Leg and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang has finished his rehab assignment after breaking his leg late last season and has rejoined the team. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 9,652 reads 5 comments

  11. Adam Wainwright's Early Struggles Should Have the Cardinals on Edge

    And now for a question that's simultaneously the last thing the St. Louis Cardinals want to ask, and also the first thing they currently can't ignore: What if Adam Wainwright ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 9,616 reads 18 comments

  12. Kevin Costner Says He Has 1 More Baseball Movie in Him, About the Cubs

    Kevin Costner is adding yet another baseball movie to his resume. The actor, who starred in the 1989 film Field of Dreams as well as Bull Durham and For Love of the Game , told ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 months ago 36,601 reads 63 comments

  13. Justin Masterson to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran pitcher Justin Masterson agreed to a minor league deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported. Adam Berry of MLB.com later confirmed the news...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 months ago 5,407 reads 3 comments

  14. Marco Gonzales Injury: Updates on Cardinals P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    The St. Louis Cardinals lost some pitching depth for the 2016 season because southpaw Marco Gonzales is reportedly set to undergo Tommy John surgery. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 4,470 reads 3 comments

  15. Francisco Liriano Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Hamstring and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Francisco Liriano injured his hamstring and missed a scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers on April 12. However, he is expected to return soon...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 months ago 3,073 reads 1 comments

  16. Zack Cozart Injury: Updates on Reds Shortstop's Quad and Return

    Cincinnati Reds shortstop Zack Cozart suffered a leg injury on April 11 against the Chicago Cubs . However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 12 months ago 1,257 reads 2 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs' Newly Renovated Clubhouse Has Nightlife Atmosphere

    Should the Chicago Cubs emerge from the 2016 season as World Series champions, they won't need to take part in the Chi-town nightlife for a celebratory time. They'll simply usher the party into their newly renovated clubhouse...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 months ago 42,203 reads 54 comments

  18. Cardinals Set Single-Game MLB Record with 3 Pinch-Hit Home Runs

    The St. Louis Cardinals set a new MLB record during Friday's 7-4 win over the Atlanta Braves , becoming the first team ever to hit three pinch-hit home runs in a single game, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 12 months ago 3,620 reads 5 comments

  19. Kyle Schwarber's Fluke ACL Tear an Early Test for Cubs' Sky-High Expectations

    Just like that, the Chicago Cubs have gone from being the darlings of Major League Baseball back to being a team that must prove it's not eternally cursed...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 months ago 30,533 reads 94 comments

  20. Kyle Schwarber Injury Update: Cubs Star out for Season with Torn ACL, LCL

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber will miss the remainder of the 2016 season after suffering a torn ACL and LCL on Thursday, per Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com. Rogers reported Schwarber also suffered a severe ankle sprain...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 51,595 reads 152 comments

  21. Kyle Schwarber's Scary Collision Is Dark Cloud Deep Cubs Can Weather

    When Kyle Schwarber was carted off the field Thursday after a scary outfield collision with teammate Dexter Fowler, Chicago Cubs fans everywhere held their breath...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 months ago 30,521 reads 95 comments

  22. Kyle Schwarber Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ankle, Knee and Return

    Chicago Cubs star Kyle Schwarber reportedly suffered a torn ACL and LCL in addition to a sprained ankle against the Arizona Diamondbacks on April 7 and will miss the remainder of the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 98,062 reads 164 comments

  23. Young Cubs Feel Like Battle-Tested Vets as 2016 World Series Chase Begins

    One year ago this spring, Kris Bryant, Addison Russell and Co. had no idea where the keys to the batting cage were. OK, so that's an old joke. But it's a good one: Veteran tells rookie, "Go get me the keys to the batting cage...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 12 months ago 24,386 reads 77 comments

  24. Matt Garza Injury: Updates on Brewers SP's Lat and Return

    Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Matt Garza is dealing with a right lat strain that landed him on the disabled list, and it's unclear when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 1,637 reads 0 comments

  25. Theo Epstein Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Cubs

    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein confirmed he's in discussions with the organization on a contract extension and expects a deal "sometime soon." Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 months ago 11,102 reads 15 comments