If you thought that the 2014 season wasn't packed with strange but true feats on and off the diamond, Jayson Stark can explain where you're wrong, chapter and verse.
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is looking forward to seeing Japanese pitching sensation Shohei Otani during Major League Baseball's all-star postseason tour of Japan.
Brian Gramling looks at the biggest defensive difference-makers to change teams in the offseason, as well as scheme changes that impact players on many teams.
Who has the best chance to tame Citi Field? Here's a breakdown of the eight sluggers in the Home Run Derby field.
Pedro Alvarez of the Pittsburgh Pirates has replaced Carlos Gonzalez of the Colorado Rockies for the NL team in the All-Star Home Run Derby.
Oakland manager Bob Melvin should be the happiest man in baseball. He doesn't have the worries of Davey Johnson, who has been giving Bryce Harper days off only to see his young star be named to the All-Star team and the Home Run Derby team.
Captains Robinson Cano and David Wright made their picks Monday night for the All-Star Home Run Derby.
Baltimore first baseman Chris Davis has been picked to start for the American League in the All-Star game, drawing the most fan votes in the major leagues for his first selection.
Baseball's talent evaluators do their best to make scouting a science. But sometimes, an up-close-and-personal look trumps all.
Stephania Bell has updates on several key injured players, including Curtis Granderson, Bryce Harper, Chris Perez and David Price.
Tristan H. Cockcroft discusses a handful of players available in most ESPN standard leagues who could make an offensive splash late in the season.
Tristan H. Cockcroft has his Top 125 hitter rankings and takes a closer look at some first- and second-round stars who have faced injury or ineffectiveness this year.
Bryce Harper had a single in his first start for the Washington Nationals but Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer that led the Houston Astros to a 3-1 victory Saturday.
Jim McCormick says Mathias Kiwanuka, Keith Rivers and James Harrison are good Week 2 pickups.
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