The Baseball Report: A.L. Playoff Field Is Set, Betts Leads MVP RaceWe now officially know the five teams competing for the pennant in the A.L., and one of them is sporting a likely MVP winner.
The Baseball Report: Orioles Could Set Franchise Mark For FutilityIt's been a rough season in Baltimore with the team already tying the franchise record for most losses since 1954. They could surpass that mark and others by year end.
The Baseball Report: Martinez Has A Shot At 'True' Triple CrownThe Red Sox slugger could become first since Mickey Mantle to lead both leagues in batting average, HR and RBI.
The Baseball Report: Several Top Pitchers Struggling With InjuriesThe Cubs' Yu Darvish, Indians' Trevor Bauer, and Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale all find themselves on the DL nursing various maladies.
The Baseball Report: Red Sox In Control As Division Races Heat UpThe Red Sox swept the Yankees to take control in the AL East, as other division races, particularly in the NL, stay competitive.
The Baseball Report: Baseball HOF Inducts Six, Trade Deadline ApproachesThe Baseball Hall of Fame welcomes Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero and others, while contenders stock up for pennant races.
The Baseball Report: Matheny's Out, deGrom's Agent Sends Mets A MessageThe Cardinals fired their manager while the Mets are facing a strong request for a new contract from their ace's agent.
The Baseball Report: All-Star Rosters Announced, Machado Trade Talks Heat UpThe lineups for the Midsummer Classic have been released, and one A.L. starter could be on the move soon.
The Baseball Report: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum Renovation Project VandalizedA cut water pipe led to flooding of two floors of the Buck O'Neil Research and Education Center, delaying the $4 million renovation project.
The Baseball Report: MLB Participates In NYC Pride ParadePlenty of news out of baseball last week, perhaps the biggest was the league participating in the Pride Parade in NYC for the first time.
The Baseball Report: Astros Tie Franchise Record, Bartolo Colon Passes MarichalThe World Series champs have won 12 in a row for the third time in franchise history, while the Rangers big righty passed a baseball legend in wins.
The Baseball Report: Pujols Passes A St. Louis Cardinals LegendThe Angels slugger passed a legend of his former club with an RBI single on Sunday.