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Ichiro joins the 3000 hits club; MLB players congratulate player

Share Email<p>Miami Marlins’ outfielder Ichiro Suzuki recently made MLB history as he reached 3000 hits when he launched a triple(!) in the seventh …

Barstool Sports

Ken Griffey Jr.: Baseball’s Newest Hall of Famer and Nerd Culture’s Fringe Icon

I grew up an utter baseball nerd. I spent more time with baseball cards than I did with people, studying the stats on the backs of thin cardboard …

Boston Red Sox

Weigh in on the top 20 of All-Time #MLBRank

Our All-Time #MLBRank is complete with Friday's unveiling of the top 20 baseball players across all positions.<p>To create our rankings, an ESPN expert …

Current stars talk about what Griffey meant to them.

<b>By Manny Randhawa</b><p>Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier won his first Gold Glove award in 2015. He also won the American League Platinum Glove award …

Severino returns to Yankees from Triple-A

The Yankees recalled right-hander Luis Severino from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre before Monday's game against the Astros in Houston, the club …

Baseball

Pujols joins elite with 15th 20-homer season

ANAHEIM -- Albert Pujols earned his nickname, "The Machine," through his years with the St. Louis Cardinals for a simple reason: He was arguably the …

Baseball

Giants engage in weird, Bumgarner-related baseball against the Nationals

Things got a little weird in San Francisco on Sunday in the game between the Nationals and Giants.<p>But, as is often the case, weird baseball was …

Pitchers' ivy snag, squeeze cap wild Cub W

CHICAGO -- It was all hands on deck for the Cubs on Sunday night as Jason Heyward scored on pinch-hitting pitcher Jon Lester's sacrifice hit in the …

Baseball

A Collector's Dream: 7 Rare Ty Cobb Baseball Cards Discovered

The crumpled brown paper bag looked like trash.<p>But luckily for baseball card enthusiasts, a family in a rural Southern town that was sifting through its great-grandparent's possessions took a closer look.<p>The family, who wishes to remain anonymous, found seven identical baseball cards of famed …

Under Armour hands Harper ‘largest endorsement in baseball history’

<b>Major League Baseball (MLB) star Bryce Harper has extended his endorsement contract with Under Armour for an undisclosed, ‘multi-year’ period.</b><p>Under …

Bryce Harper saw 27 pitches against the Cubs and didn't swing at a single one

Bryce Harper tied an MLB record Sunday against the Cubs, and he didn’t even need to swing.<p>The Nationals outfielder had seven plate appearances in Washington’s 13-inning loss. He was walked six times and also hit by the pitch once. The six walks ties an MLB record for most walks in a game. And there …

Augie Garrido, winningest coach in in college baseball history, out at Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history, is out after 20 seasons at Texas.<p>The decision Monday comes after the …

Ichiro Suzuki 3,000 Hits: Miami Marlins Outfielder Making History

Ichiro Suzuki and his quest for 3,000 hits took another step forward on Sunday. Ichiro got a hit in the June 5 game between the Miami Marlins and New …

Jake Arrieta lost Sunday, but his streak was really impressive

In the days between Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta’s past two regular-season losses, 481 pitchers lost a regular-season game.<p>Lowest Opponents' …

College World Series: Instant replay used for the first time

History was made between Coastal Carolina and Florida as officials used instant replay for the first time in a College World Series game.<p>During the …

Cubs' Kris Bryant first in MLB history to hit 3 home runs, 2 doubles in game

Kris Bryant actually disappointed thousands of Cubs fans Monday night at Great American Ballpark.<p>He declined to accept their curtain call request in the eighth inning after he hit his third home run to cap a record-setting effort.<p>"I've never been the type to show up an opponent or anybody," Bryant …

Baseball

BASEBALL: Kelsie Whitmore chases dream of being a pro baseball player

<i>Focus on your game,</i> Kelsie Whitmore told herself. <i>Just play ball.</i><p>It was a Friday, the first weekend of July, a few hours before Whitmore’s first game …

Twins' Miguel Sano has whiffed at a record rate

Miguel Sano on Wednesday played in the 151st game of his young career, and most of the numbers he’s put up to this point are tantalizing.<p>In his first …

Paul Molitor

Top MLB Prospects, Scouting Reports, Analysis

MLB Trade Deadline: Yankees trade Carlos Beltran to the Rangers

In return, the Rangers are sending the number four overall pick from 2015<p>The Yankees continue their rebuild while the Rangers grab one of the best …

Yanks' haul makes farm arguably MLB's best

Despite spending $901.6 million on big league payroll from 2012-15, more than any club except for the Dodgers and nearly double what the average team …

Baseball

Derek Jeter sued for not convincingly pretending to be an underwear mogul

You may recall a couple of years ago that a little story came out about Derek Jeter becoming a founder/executive/investor/spokesman for an underwear …

Selling

MLB Trades 2016: Breaking Down Teams Who Netted Biggest Deadline Gains

While the official MLB non-waiver trade deadline isn't until Monday, many teams across the league have already made huge moves in hopes of solidifying their playoff standing or establishing themselves as true World Series contenders.<p>There may still be some significant deals yet to come, but a few …

Nats slay Giant threat with historic triple play

SAN FRANCISCO -- In order to escape a bases-loaded, nobody-out jam in the eighth inning Friday night, the Nationals pulled off a historic triple play …

San Francisco