Angels right-hander Shohei Ohtani was lifted after allowing four earned runs in 5 1/3 innings pitched Tuesday night against the Astros. He gave up six hits and walked five while striking out seven.
Tuesday's steady rain in Pittsburgh led to the postponement of a game between the Pirates and Tigers for the third time this season. It was the 28th game overall postponed by weather, the most through April since records were kept starting in 1986.
Commissioner Rob Manfred applauded MLB's new pace-of-play rules, saying the number of mound visits are "way down" and inning breaks are "significantly shorter" so far this season.
Padres first baseman Eric Hosmer was placed on the family medical leave list and will miss Tuesday night's game against the Rockies.
Nats reliever Shawn Kelley, who has a history of elbow trouble, is scheduled to undergo an MRI later this week because of ulnar nerve irritation in his pitching elbow.
Free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera has agreed to a minor league contract with the Cleveland Indians.
With Kris Bryant out and Anthony Rizzo still trying to find his groove, all four OF regulars chose a great time to start swinging hot bats.
From the rain-delay speech to ending the curse, memories will be everywhere as the Cubs return to the scene of Game 7 of the 2016 World Series.
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If the club isn't in contention come July, dealing the October legend could help save San Francisco from a bleak future.
Los Angeles' young fireballer turned up the heat on the Marlins, reaching 99 mph eight times in his first two innings.
The Red Sox held onto our No. 1 spot, but they aren't the only team in the division off to a strong start.
What made this 13-minute movie special was not the time the antagonist hit the ball fair, but the 20 times he didn't.
One of the top prospects in the game, the 21-year-old second baseman has arrived in the big leagues. Here's what you need to know.
While no-hit bid alerts blow up our phones almost on a nightly basis, completing the job -- as Sean Manaea just did -- will become rarer and rarer.
Almost four years after Michael Pineda was caught in the act, there are questions about how much pitchers are getting a sticky assist without penalty.
For the third time in four Cubs starts, Darvish didn't make it out of the fifth. Saturday's speed bump? Walking his Rockies counterpart.
The top spot is an easy call, but then the fun begins. Did Kershaw hold off Scherzer as MLB's best ace? And which MVP passed Harper on our list?
Which ranking is the most head-scratching? What will the top five look like next year? We asked our experts to answer some of the biggest questions.