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Baltimore Orioles' 6 Best Prospects Who Won't Be Called Up This September

With the month of August coming to an end in just a few days, teams throughout MLB are considering who they would like to add from their minor league system to the parent club once rosters expand in September. Teams with no chance at the playoffs will likely look to add some young talent and give them a taste of big league action. Show More Summary

One Year After PED Suspension, Brewers' Ryan Braun Still Playing from Behind

Boos and taunts still fling through the air like arrows whenever the Ryan Braun Traveling Carnival blows through town. "You hear stuff, but fans are fans," Brewers All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy says. "They're going to do that. Their...Show More Summary

How the Final Month's Schedule Will Shake Up the MLB Playoff Races

Because the Major League Baseball season is 162 games long, the impact of the upcoming schedule often gets overlooked, if not entirely ignored. There are so many games to keep track of on any given day, the argument goes, that when players and coaches use the ol ' "one-game-at-a-time" cliche, they're not simply spouting a tried-and-true cliche. Show More Summary

Injuires, Player Misuse May Have Cardinals' Mike Matheny on Managerial Hot Seat

Reactions varied from pleasure to understanding to downright outrage. That is the kind of emotion Mike Matheny can create amongst the St. Louis Cardinals’ fanbase in only two seasons as skipper, one of them resulting in a National League pennant. Show More Summary

Boston Red Sox: an Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

The Boston Red Sox are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoff race and are now setting their sights on next year. Boston began a massive reconstruction by dealing away a number of players at the July 31 trade deadline, but there is still much work to be done this offseason. Show More Summary

Just How Good Can Cubs' Cuban Outfield Phenom Jorge Soler Be?

Amid yet another losing season, a streak that soon will run to five straight, the Chicago Cubs unveiled yet another new toy Wednesday night: top prospect Jorge Soler. A 22-year-old native of Cuba, Soler made his much-anticipated major...Show More Summary

Jorge Soler Makes Cubs Debut: Final Stat Line, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

Welcome to the big leagues, Jorge Soler. The Chicago Cubs outfielder made an impressive debut with the club, hitting a home run in his first at-bat while finishing 2-for-4 with two RBI and one strikeout. Here is a look at the first at...Show More Summary

Andrelton Simmons Saves a Run with an Incredible Jump Throw to First

Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons saved a run for the team with a two-out jumping throw to first, but more importantly, he looked really good while doing it. As the Mets' Travis d'Arnaud hit a liner to the grass with a runner...Show More Summary

Giants' Madison Bumgarner Joins Elite Company with Tuesday's One-Hit Shutout

Although San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner lost his bid for a perfect game in the eighth inning of Tuesday's contest against the Colorado Rockies, he was still able to complete a one-hit shutout, striking out 13 battersShow More Summary

Yankees: An Early Free Agency and Offseason Primer

The New York Yankees are currently fighting for their playoff lives, but with a tough road ahead of them some have already begun to focus on what the team will look like in 2015. Rather than looking at the remainder of the 2014 schedule,...Show More Summary

Prospects on the Rise...

5 days agoBaseball / MLB : Scouting Book

These prospects have moved up in our composite rankings recently: Kris Bryant (#1)... Chris Taylor (#39)... Jorge Soler (#43)... Dalton Pompey (#70)... Rusney Castillo (#84)... Michael Gettys (#105)... Brandon Drury (#120)... Bradley Zimmer (#124)... Show More Summary

Phillies' Jonathan Papelbon Records Save No. 100 with the Team

After shutting down the Washington Nationals in a 1-2-3 ninth inning Tuesday night, Jonathan Papelbon recorded his 33rd save of the season, which doubled as his 100th while wearing a Philadelphia Phillies uniform. Per Elias Sports Bureau...Show More Summary

Cardinals Fan Blocks Flying Bat Headed Straight for Unsuspecting Neighbor

A St. Louis Cardinals fan prevented a potentially serious injury to the person sitting next to her when she deflected A.J. Pierzynski's bat as it flew into in the stands. The bat was headed straight for a fan who had no idea it was even coming. Show More Summary

Red Sox 11, Toronto 7: Uh, What just happened?

Last night’s contest has to be one of the WEIRDEST ones on record for the Sox in recent memory. And considering what a fracked up season this has been, that is saying something… This one started normally enough. Sort of. The Sox scored 3 off R. A. Dickey in the 1st inning, and then Rubby […]

Toronto Blue Jays: An Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

The Toronto Blue Jays have been mired in a terrible slump this month and have all but fallen out of the playoff race entirely. Entering play Wednesday, the Blue Jays were 10 games behind the Baltimore Orioles for the top spot in theShow More Summary

Cheat Sheet for MLB Fans to Know Superstar Prospect Jorge Soler

Despite another losing season, there is no shortage of buzz surrounding the Chicago Cubs this season, thanks to what may be the best farm system in all of baseball. Javier Baez and Arismendy Alcantara have already worked their way into...Show More Summary

Jorge Soler's Call-Up Is Brilliant Move by Struggling Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are in the midst of another difficult season, but the debut of top prospect Jorge Soler is a signal that better days are on the horizon. According to Jesse Rogers of ESPNChicago.com, the Cubbies have decided to see what...Show More Summary

Jon Lester Trade Could Lead the Red Sox to Plenty of Regret

It’s right about now, preparing to enter the final month of the regular season, that seller’s remorse sets in for the Boston Red Sox. The Jon Lester-for-Yoenis Cespedes trade that happened between the Red Sox and Oakland A’s at the July non-waiver deadline looked like a win-win when it first happened. Show More Summary

Young Red Sox Fan Generously Donates a Foul Ball to Another Young Fan

Everyone knows that foul balls at baseball games are supposed to go to kids. Apparently, even some kids believe that when they get a foul ball, they should give it to an even younger fan. On Tuesday night in Toronto, a couple of kids went looking for a foul ball hit by Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion. Show More Summary

Chris Young to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

Looking to bolster their organizational depth in the outfield, the New York Yankees signed veteran outfielder Chris Young to a minor league contract on Wednesday. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports first reported the deal, though no terms were disclosed: Young, 30, was designated for assignment by the Mets earlier this month. Show More Summary

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