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The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers face each other five more times to end the season with an NL Wild Card berth on the line. (Image: Jeff Hanisch/USA Today Sports)

NL Wild Card: Brewers, Phillies, Marlins, Giants, Cards, Reds on Bubble Watch

Six teams in the National League are fighting for the final four spots in the postseason during this year’s special expanded playoffs roster as a result of the pandemic-shortened season. The San Francisco Giants, Cincinnati Reds, Milwaukee Brewers, Miami Marlins, Philadelphia Phillies, and St. Louis Cardinals are all on the […]

NY Yankees 2B DJ LeMahieu (26) congratulates Luke Voit on a home run at Yankee Stadium. (Image: Getty)

Hot Players: Bronx Bomber Luke Voit Leads MLB with 20 HRs

Luuuuuuuuuke! Luke Voit, the New York Yankees’ first baseman is leading the Bronx Bombers’ recent resurgence, hitting four home runs in three consecutive games this week to take over the MLB lead with 20 HRs. In the last six games, Voit hit six home runs and drove in 15 runs. […]

The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched a playoff spot on Wednesday, becoming the first MLB team to do so in the shortened 2020 season. (Image: Sean M. Haffey/Getty)

LA Dodgers First MLB Team to Clinch Playoff Berth

When Major League Baseball expanded the 2020 playoffs to eight teams per league, it provided a cushion that protected baseball’s best teams from the variance of a shortened 60-game season. The Los Angeles Dodgers went out and proved they didn’t need any extra help. The Dodgers beat the San Diego […]

Major League Baseball announced that it will hold its postseason in a series of bubble environments, beginning with the Division Series matchups in each league. (Image: MLB.com)

MLB Unveils Plans for Neutral-Site Playoff Bubbles, Arlington World Series

Major League Baseball will switch to a bubble solution for the final three rounds of its postseason under a plan the league announced on Tuesday. Higher-seeded teams will host the best-of-three, first round of the 2020 playoffs, known as the Wild-Card Series. Leagues Swapping Ballparks for Postseason Eight teams in […]

San Diego Padres power duo Fernando Tatis and Manny Machado. (Image: Denis Poroy/Getty)

MLB Win Streaks: San Diego Padres 7 in a Row, Yanks 5 Straight

The MLB season began its final quarter of the 60-game, pandemic-shortened season. The San Diego Padres (31-17), led by Fernando Tatis and Manny Machado, are in the middle of a seven-game winning streak and became only the second National League team to win 30 games this season. The LA Dodgers […]

The centerfield scoreboard at Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. (Image: Patrick Gorski/USA Today Sports)

Wrigley Field Could Host DraftKings Sportsbook

Chicago Cubs fans may get to bet on their team at Wrigley Field whenever patrons are allowed back into games. DraftKings Plans Wrigley Field Sportsbook The Cubs announced a partnership with DraftKings to make the Boston-based company its official DFS and sports betting partner. It’s the latest in a series […]

Yankees prospect Deivi Garcia makes his MLB debut against the NY Mets at Yankees Stadium.  (Image: Paul J. Bereswill/NY Post)

Prospect Deivi Garcia Shines in MLB Debut for Banged-Up Yankees

Little Pedro finally made it to the show! Deivi Garcia, a highly-touted pitching prospect, made his MLB debut with the New York Yankees during a doubleheader against the New York Mets over the weekend. Garcia, 21, looked great in his big-league debut. The Yankees needed fresh arms during their five-game […]

The San Diego Padres added starting pitcher Mike Clevinger to bolster their rotation at the MLB trade deadline. (Image: Ron Schwane/Getty)

MLB Trade Deadline: Padres Add Clevinger, Nola; Marte Heads to Miami

The MLB trade deadline passed on Monday, and with nearly everyone still in contention, plenty of teams were on the lookout for helpful additions while also being reluctant to give up too much themselves. The shortened, 60-game season and expanded 16-team playoffs have kept nearly every team within a few […]

Aaron Judge watches his teammates bat during a game at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. (Image: Getty)

Yankees/Mets 5-Game Subway Series, Judge Back on IL

Battleground NYC. The New York Yankees and NY Mets will meet this weekend in a classic Subway Series with one twist. Both teams must make up missed games (due to COVID-19 postponements) so they will play two doubleheaders this week for five total games within three days. To complicate matters, […]

The Chicago White Sox mob pitcher Lucas Giolito after a successful no hitter bid against the Pittsburgh Pirates. (Image: Getty)

Giolito No-No: Chisox All-Star Hurls First No-Hitter of Season (VIDEO)

Lucas Giolito etched his name in the history books when the Chicago White Sox pitcher threw a no-hitter in a 4-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. He faced 28 batters and threw 101 pitches while waking just one batter and adding a career-high 13 strikeouts. The surging Chicago White (18-12) […]

Mark Canha (20) is congratulated by his Oakland A's teammates after a walk-off hit to win in extra innings. (Image: Ezra Shaw/Getty)

Minnesota Twins and Oakland A’s See World Series Odds Bump

The Oakland A’s and Minnesota Twins top the American League with identical 20-10 records. Both teams saw their championship odds improve as they reached the season’s midway mark. The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas listed the Twins at 12/1 odds and the A’s are 14/1 odds to win the World […]

NY Yankees SS Gleyber Torres is the latest member of team to go down with an injury. (Image: Getty)

Injuries Pile Up for NY Yankees, Swept by Tampa Bay Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays (17-9) swept the New York Yankees (16-9) and secured first place in the AL East as the Bronx Bombers slipped to second. The losing streak coincides with another unfortunate string of injuries to key Yankees that struck down Gleyber Torres (hamstring), James Paxton (elbow), and Zack […]

LA Dodgers centerfielder Mookie Betts celebrates a home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)

Hot Teams: LA Dodgers (17-7) Best Record in MLB

The Los Angeles Dodgers started the shortened season with a 17-7 record, and are currently riding high on a six-game winning streak as the best team in baseball. No one else in the National League has more than 14 wins. Mookie Betts didn’t waste any time in impressing his new […]

Aaron Judge and DJ LeMahieu celebrate a HR in Yankee Stadium last season. (Image: Julio Cortez/AP)

Bronx ER: LeMahieu, Judge, Stanton on IL for First-Place Yankees

The New York Yankees (15-6) sit on top of the standings, even though three of their top hitters are on the IL with various injuries. Aaron Judge (calf), DJ LeMahieu (thumb injury), and Giancarlo Stanton (hamstring) are all currently sidelined on the IL, which is a huge loss because Judge […]

Cleveland Indians ace Shane Bieber has been unhittable to start the season. (Image: Jesse Johnson/USA Today Sports)

Cy Young Update: Shane Bieber, Sonny Gray Strong Starts

It’s only been two starts, but Shane Bieber looks phenomenal. The Cleveland Indians’ ace began the season 2-0, and has yet to yield a run in 14 innings while whiffing 27 batters. According to a recent update by DraftKings, Bieber is now +275 odds to win the AL Cy Young. […]