Ken Griffey Jr. owned the best swing in MLB history. However, his interview with ESPN's Linda Cohn was the equivalent of a Dan Uggla whiff. This video uploaded to YouTube, spotted by Business Insider's Cork Gaines, features the MLB legend...Show More Summary
The Baltimore Orioles have had a rich history of pitchers throughout the lifetime of the franchise, but the statistics and merits of 10 individuals stood out above the rest. While no Oriole pitcher has truly been considered remarkable...Show More Summary
With the top-150 fantasy baseball players all re-ordered and re-ranked on the latest Big Board, it's time to wrap up the rolling out of individual position rankings. After providing some sequencing to the starting pitchers last timeShow More Summary
Royals reliever Luke Hochevar has been shut down due to a sprained ligament in his pitching elbow and could miss the first two months of the Major League Baseball season, the Kansas City Star reported on Wednesday.
The New York Yankees have a problem. Despite spending $503 million on talent this winter, the team will likely enter the 2014 season with major questions across the infield, especially at the up-the-middle positions of second base and...Show More Summary
Joba Chamberlain is sporting a new uniform this year, but the pitcher isn't sure what his face will look like on Opening Day. The Detroit Tigers reliever wants the fans to pick what type of facial hair he will sport to start the season: It seems like a cool way to get the fans involved. Show More Summary
As of this moment, the Texas Rangers are tied for last place in Cactus League play with a 1-4 record. They obviously aren't yet in sync, but it's way too early to start making any judgments about them. When you take a look at the standings, you'll see that the reigning World Series champion Boston Red Sox have the same record. Show More Summary
The San Francisco Giants pitching staff struggled in 2013 due to injuries and performances that were unexpectedly mediocre. Pitching has been the cornerstone of the Giants' success and the Giants hurlers are determined to bounce back...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Dodgers will have the highest payroll in baseball in 2014 at an estimated $230 million. And while that ability to spend top dollars has enabled the organization to employ a star-studded roster, they're not a team without question marks. Here are four spring battles to keep an eye on in Dodgers camp. Begin Slideshow
The Kansas City Royals found themselves playing meaningful baseball games in September of the 2013 season. If they plan to build on that success and find their way to the playoffs, four players will need to step out of the shadow of doubt this season. The team's designated hitter, Billy Butler, regressed in 2013. Show More Summary
Brian Wilson's beard makes him stand out from the rest of the league, and now, the Los Angeles Dodgers reliever has added something to his arsenal that makes him stand out with his pitching. He used to have a mid-90s fastball, but his velocity has declined in recent seasons. Show More Summary
Kansas City Royals right-hander Luke Hochevar likely will miss at least the first two months of the season because of a sprained ligament in his right elbow.
Depending on what side of the fence your favorite team falls on, spring training results are either a sign of things to come or something that should be ignored completely. Excellent play during the spring tends to increase expectations during the regular season while disappointing results are dismissed as irrelevant. Show More Summary
After a disappointing 2013 season, the Toronto Blue Jays will try their luck again with nearly the same roster that they fielded last year. Whether that strategy pays off remains to be seen. But the major impact of this strategy is that...Show More Summary
There are no tomorrows for Jermaine O’Neal. Nearly two decades into his NBA career, the 35-year-old O’Neal, playing in his first season with the Golden State Warriors, creates no illusions: This could be it. “This could be it,” O’Neal told Diamond Leung of the Bay Area News Group. “So this is my last chance to […]
Every year players blow past estimations of their potential and become stars. Last season, the transformations of Jose Fernandez and Yasiel Puig from potential stars into an actual stars happened almost immediately after each reached...Show More Summary
Here’s a look at the 2014 Lester’s Legends’ shortstop rankings for NL-only fantasy baseball leagues. 1. Hanley Ramirez, Los Angeles Dodgers Hanley Ramirez was limited to 86 games, but he hit.345 with 62 runs, 20 home runs, 57 RBI and 10 stolen bases. Show More Summary
Derek Jeter is finally healthy. In fact, the 39-year-old is feeling better than ever at the onset of his final spring training. "Everything is good," Jeter told Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, knocking his knuckles against the wood of his clubhouse locker. Show More Summary
Cliff Lee gave up a run in three innings, outpitching fellow Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey, but Adam Lind and Dan Johnson each homered for the Toronto Blue Jays in 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
The start of the Major League Baseball season, more than any other sport, brings with it an air of optimism. With the season being 162 games, things can, and often do, go any number of directions. It doesn't matter if we are talking about a player or a team, there are going to be peaks and valleys for everyone. Show More Summary