Kahn: Players WeekendNicknames on the backs of jerseys are part of a weekend-long celebration at end of the month.
Mike Trout Gets 1,000th Hit On 26th BirthdayMike Trout got his 1,000th career hit and also homered on his 26th birthday Monday night. He is the 11th player to reach 1,000 hits in an Angels uniform. Fans gave him a standing ovation.
Kahn: Questions for MLB's Second HalfWhat will transpire in the rest of the regular season?
Kahn: The Search For An MLB StarWhy aren't baseball's biggest stars as popular as the top players in other major sports?
Trout & Bryant Win Baseball's MVP AwardsMike Trout of the Angels won the AL MVP award for the second time in three years, and Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was voted to be the NL MVP in balloting results announced on Thursday.
Predicting MLB's 2016 Award WinnersMike Trout led the league in runs, on-base percentage and wins above replacement. But he did all that for the Angels, a fourth-place team that went 74-88 and was never in the playoff hunt.
Trout Hits 3-Run HR To Help Angels Beat Rangers 9-5Trout's three-run homer helped the Angels rally from four runs down and beat the Texas Rangers 9-5 on Monday night.
The 2016 Edition Of The Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is HereThere's a rule for the All-Star Game in Major League Baseball to ensure all fans get to see at least one player from each team represented in the Midsummer Classic. This means some less-than-deserving players get picked for the MLB All-Star Game, while in fantasy baseball, only the best players get picked for our All-Star roster.
Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
AL Wins MLB All-Star Game 6-3A new-look MLB All-Star Game finished with the same old result. The AL beat the NL by a score of 6-3 on Tuesday night and will open the World Series at home this year.
This Week In Baseball: Midseason AwardsWe've reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
This Week In Baseball: Quarter Season Awards; Pace Of Play UpdateA little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.