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Philadelphia Phillies' A.J. Burnett Passes 2,500 Career Innings Pitched

Upon passing the 2,500-inning mark in Monday's game against the New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies right-hander A.J. Burnett became just the eighth pitcher in major league history to log 2,500 career innings with more strikeouts than...Show More Summary

Vin Scully Will Return to Dodgers Broadcast for 2015 Season

The most famous voice in baseball history will be returning for its 66th season. During the second inning of Tuesday night's game against the Atlanta Braves, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully willShow More Summary

Jon Lester Scratched from Wednesday's Start for Red Sox Amid Trade Rumors

Jon Lester has made all 241 of his career major league starts with the Red Sox. He may not get a chance for No. 242 with Boston, though. The team's official Twitter feed confirmed that the 30-year-old will be scratched from Wednesday's...Show More Summary

Boston's Clay Buchholz Trying to Avoid Tripling 2013 ERA

Boston Red Sox right-hander Clay Buchholz is hoping to avoid a dubious feat this season, as he's in danger of becoming the first pitcher to triple his ERA from one year to the next while throwing more than 100 innings in both campaigns,...Show More Summary

Stock Up, Stock Down for Yankees' Top 10 Prospects for Week 17

With Week 17 here, it is time to once again examine the stocks of the New York Yankees' top 10 prospects. Last week's list went as such: Gary Sanchez, C: Down Luis Severino, RHP : Up Rob Refsnyder, 2B/OF: Up Eric Jagielo, 3B: Down Tyler...Show More Summary

Pete Rose Discusses Ban from MLB with Rachel Nichols in CNN's 'Unguarded'

MLB's all-time hit king Pete Rose opened up with CNN's Rachel Nichols about his lifetime ban from the game in an interview for Unguarded. With next year's All-Star Game scheduled to take place at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Rose was asked about Bud Selig's recent comments indicating Rose could take part in the week's festivities, per C. Show More Summary

David Price Is a Luxury Contenders Cannot Afford at Current Cost

Sorry, but the David Price fantasy is over. The man is just too expensive. Not in a contract sense, but a lump sum of $14 million this year before being eligible for arbitration one last time over the winter, per Spotrac. No, the market...Show More Summary

Derek Jeter: Stay 2 More Years, and Finish Top 3 in Hits?

Derek Jeter continues to break career records, and at this age, it’s no surprise. Earlier in the season. he eclipsed Lou Gehrig’s doubles record of 534, and most recently he passed Carl Yastrzemski for seventh on the all-time hits list. Show More Summary

Jon Lester Is the Perfect Rental Option for Contenders in Search of an Ace

Jon Lester is a rental. There seems to be a rather potent stigma around the R-word at this point in baseball, but rarely do contenders have such an open shot at acquiring a legitimate ace to only further the short-term agenda. It hurts...Show More Summary

It Is Time to Open Up the Baseball Hall of Fame to Mike Piazza

During his 16 years in the major leagues, Mike Piazza compiled a career batting average of.308 with 427 homes runs. Piazza, who was the 1,390th overall draft pick for the Los Angeles Dodgers back in 1988, batted.300 or better for nine consecutive years between 1993 and 2001. Show More Summary

Red Sox 1, Toronto 14: Is This What Rock Bottom Feels Like?

Yes, this is gonna be a cranky rant, because right now I am so aggravated I want to SPIT… Because, honestly, I am not sure how much worse it can get. And I know, I shouldn’t say that, because the Sox will now rattle off a 22 game LOSING streak and end up with a […]

Yankees' Derek Jeter Moves Past Yastrzemski into 7th Place on All-Time Hits List

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter continued his assault on the record books Monday night, using a three-hit performance against the Texas Rangers to move into seventh place on MLB's all-time hits list, per ESPN New York's Wallace...Show More Summary

Ron Darling: 'One of the Best Classes That'll Ever Go into Cooperstown'

After years of only inducting a few players into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the 2014 class welcomes six more-than-deserving players and managers. It seemed to be an Atlanta Braves year, as former pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg...Show More Summary

MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Latest Rumors and Predictions on Where Stars Will Land

It's all happening. With the MLB trade deadline fast approaching, deals are coming in left and right and the rumors are even more plentiful than that. As is often the case the case this time of year, the biggest names being bandied about...Show More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Chatter on Jon Lester, John Lackey and More

As the minutes tick away prior to Thursday's non-waiver trade deadline, all 30 Major League Baseball teams appear to be in a state of flux. Sure, there are a handful of teams that can feel good about their playoff aspirations, but are...Show More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: Jon Lester Makes Perfect Sense for the Toronto Blue Jays

With the nonwaiver trade deadline just around the corner, MLB trade rumors are swirling around at a furious pace. One such rumor that has gained a lot of momentum over the past few days is the potential dealing of Boston Red Sox aceShow More Summary

MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Rumors and Predictions for Top Names on the Block

The 2014 MLB nonwaiver trade deadline is Thursday, July 31, and the rumors surrounding the biggest names in baseball have fans trying to predict where the top players will land. With stars like Colorado’s Troy Tulowitzki, Boston’s Jon...Show More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: AJ Burnett, Jon Lester, Matt Kemp and Latest Deadline Buzz

The 2014 MLB trade deadline is scheduled for Thursday, July 31, and as it is every season, the rumors have started to come fast and furious from all corners of the sport. With huge names like AJ Burnett, Jon Lester, Matt Kemp and Jonathan...Show More Summary

Yankees Trade Rumors: Latest on New York's Pursuit of John Danks and More

Lost in all the respect and hoopla surrounding Derek Jeter’s last season as part of the New York Yankees is the fact that the squad is still very much in the race for an American League playoff spot. Entering play Monday, the Bronx Bombers...Show More Summary

James Paxton's Health Is Critical Factor in Seattle Mariners' Stretch Run

Starting pitcher James Paxton appears close to returning to the Seattle Mariners rotation after missing nearly four months with a strained lat muscle. Nothing official has been announced by the team yet, but Paxton is traveling with the Mariners on their current road trip and will throw a bullpen this week, per Greg Johns of Show More Summary

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