Astros' Justin Verlander Wins Second Cy Young AwardVerlander beat out teammate and now free agent, Gerrit Cole in balloting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America announced Wednesday night.
Citak: Yelich Has Made A Strong Case For N.L. MVPThere have been some outstanding performances in the NL this season, but none quite on the same level as Christian Yelich. Voters need to make the right decision and crown the 26-year-old outfielder as the National League's Most Valuable Player.
The National League Playoff Race Is Perfectly Set Up For Plenty Of DramaWith so much still to be decided in the NL postseason race, one thing has become abundantly clear- we are in line for some amazing September baseball this year.
MLB Award Races Heading Into The Second HalfAs baseball season enters its second half on Friday, here's a look at where the races for each award stand.
Cubs Clinch NL Central Title With Cardinals LossThe Chicago Cubs have won the NL Central, becoming the first major league team this season to clinch a division title when St. Louis lost 6-2 at San Francisco.
American League Takes The Win In All-Star GameKansas City's Eric Hosmer homered and drove in two runs as the American League won its fourth consecutive All-Star Game, beating the National League 4-2 Tuesday night.
Sale & Cueto To Start 2016 MLB All-Star GameChris Sale of the White Sox will start for the American League in Tuesday night's MLB All-Star Game in San Diego, and Johnny Cueto of the Giants will be the starter for the National League.
AP Source: Miami Marlins Will Host 2017 MLB All-Star GameA person familiar with the decision says the Miami Marlins have been awarded the 2017 All-Star Game, and an announcement by baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred is planned for this week
9 Reactions To Dodgers-Cardinals Home Plate Umpire Dale ScottAside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.
Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. OriolesBoth the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?
Sports Verdict: Better All-Star Game Roster?With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
Cabrera & Posey Take Baseball's MVP HonorsGiants catcher Buster Posey and Tigers infielder Miguel Cabrera were named the Most Valuable Players for the National League and American League on Thursday.
Melvin, Johnson Picked As Managers Of The YearBob Melvin of the Oakland Athletics and Washington's won big right away and were chosen as managers of the year Tuesday after guiding their teams to huge turnaround seasons.
Trout & Harper Named Top MLB RookiesThe Los Angeles Angels' center fielder Trout and Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper were named the Jackie Robinson Award winners as the top rookies in the American and National League, respectively, as voted on by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Interleague Games Highlight 2013 MLB ScheduleMajor League Baseball has revealed its 2013 schedule, which will begin with an undetermined stand-alone matchup on March 31, and features new twists for interleague play with the Astros switching to the American League.