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  1. 'Maestro' of the bat flip in a changing game

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- You can tell something has blossomed into a true social phenomenon around the Los Angeles Dodgers when Vin Scully comments on it. Two seasons ago, he discovered Twitter. As he read new outfielder Shane Victorino's tweet, h...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  2. Jonah Keri's baseball Grantland Dictionary

    Jonah Keri

    From "#Analysis" to "xFIP," consider this your reference guide for Twitter spats, bar fights, and beyond.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2013
  3. Adam Jones of Baltimore Orioles claims fan at AT&T park threw ban...

    Baltimore Orioles centerfielder Adam Jones takes to Twitter saying San Francisco Giants fan threw a banana at him Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2013
  4. Closer Report: Papelbon's future value

    Eric Karabell

    Angry Philadelphia Phillies fans and Cole Hamels fantasy owners lit up Twitter with venom on Thursday night, directed at struggling closer Jonathan Papelbon, and I admit I might have helped fuel the fire a bit. Papelbon blew his sixth save of the sea...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  5. Second-half rankings reactions: Pitchers

    Eric Karabell

    It didn't take my Twitter followers long to realize that I had ranked pitchers in the ESPN Fantasy midseason rankings a bit lower than my colleagues. Yes, that's by design. My list of those making their living throwing the baseball started with Los A...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  6. One-hit wonders: NL West

    David Schoenfield

    Back in January, I did lists of the best one-hit wonders for each team. Except, as I was recently reminded on Twitter, I forgot to do the NL West. So here we go: These are guys who basically had one big season -- as opposed to one big moment or playo...

    Blog | February 25, 2013
  7. Oakland Athletics' Brandon McCarthy jokes on Twitter

    Brandon McCarthy is back to his Twitter-happy self, a positive sign for the Oakland Athletics after the pitcher was struck in the head by a line drive this week.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2012
  8. The big hurdle in Cliff Lee trades

    Buster Olney

    As someone noted on Twitter on Monday, the Phillies' relationship with Cliff Lee has been like Ross and Rachel, or like something out of "90210." They get together; they break up; they get back together again; they break up. To review: The Phil...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  9. Cliff Lee could be traded, but the Phillies would have to eat a l...

    Buster Olney

    If the Phillies were determined to trade Cliff Lee, a lot of teams would be interested in him. But as Buster Olney writes, there's a huge hurdle to clear in any potential deal given Philadelphia's financial investment in the left-hander.

    Blog | Conversation | July 31, 2012
  10. Alderson awakes, tweets about Wright snub

    Adam Rubin

    LOS ANGELES -- Sandy Alderson, whose Twitter account @MetsGM had been tweet-free since April 12, awoke during Sunday's game. Reacting to Pablo Sandoval beating David Wright in fan balloting for the July 10 All-Star Game in Kansas City, Alderson tweet...

    Blog | July 01, 2012
  11. Instagram takes over MLB

    Zach McCann

    OK, it's official: The San Francisco Giants own social media in Major League Baseball. They send the most tweets and use the most data -- as presented here -- and today we learn they dominate all other teams in Instagram usage. This infograph...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  12. Carlos Beltran's renaissance

    Matt Meyers

    As baseball fans, we love getting worked up about the next big thing. And as someone who follows a Twitter account that alerts me when Bryce Harper is about to come to the plate, I am well aware that I am as guilty of this as anyone. The problem w...

    Blog | May 12, 2012
  13. Bryce Harper and Albert Pujols' race for a home run - MLB

    Our experts discuss pleasant surprises and big disappointments in April and make bold predictions for May.

    Story | Conversation | May 01, 2012
  14. Some facts behind Pineda's injury

    Buster Olney

    The explosion of social media has fueled the desire to identify incompetence, to illuminate failure, to expose the cheaters. Within seconds that news broke that Michael Pineda will miss the rest of the year with a labrum tear, Twitter was flooded wit...

    Blog | April 26, 2012
  15. The Seattle Mariners didn't lie about Michael Pineda before tradi...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that there is nothing conspiratorial about Michael Pineda's injury. The Mariners were honest about his health, and the Yankees did a complete evaluation before the trade. Injuries sometimes happen.

    Blog | Conversation | April 26, 2012
  16. MLB -- ESPN's top 500 MLB players: San Francisco Giants

    Check out where players on the San Francisco Giants ranked among ESPN's top 500 players of 2012.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2012