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MLB Power Rankings: The Breakouts and Busts Are Shaking Things Up

Nasty Nestor Cortes Jr. is leading the dominant Yankees, while the underperforming José Berríos is hurting the Blue Jays

Angels’ new leadoff hitter Taylor Ward is a big reason why they’re in first place.

MLB Power Rankings: Angels Surge Behind Baseball’s Best Offense

For the first time in Mike Trout’s career, Los Angeles begins May in first place in the AL West.

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws a third strike to strike out Detroit Tigers’ Spencer Torkelson and pass Don Sutton to become the Dodgers’ career strikeout leader during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Los Angeles.

The Biggest Surprises of the 2022 MLB Season So Far

The Dodgers’ pitching staff is historically great. Attendance is better than expected. Both Sox can’t hit.


There’s No Grand Conspiracy Behind the Mets’ Getting Hit by Pitches

Nobody should be surprised that New York is getting plunked. Here are the facts behind all the April baseball gripes.

Apr 17, 2022; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; San Francisco Giants designated hitter Brandon Belt (9) rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the seventh inning against the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field.

MLB Power Rankings: The Giants Are Better Than We Thought—Again

The Mets, Cardinals and White Sox are also surging this week after their hot starts to the 2022 season.

Mets starting pitcher Tylor Megill.

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Week 2 Pickups

Pick up these free agents off the waiver wire and remember to churn the back-end of your fantasy baseball roster.

Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies (1) and center fielder Guillermo Heredia (38) celebrate after receiving World Series championship rings

Braves Are Prioritizing the 2020s Over a World Series Repeat

Atlanta is set up to bring home more championships in this decade than the club did during its dominant ’90s run.


Inside the Mind of Juan Soto, MLB’s Best Hitter

The greatest hitting prodigy since Ted Williams conquers baseball’s top pitchers with power, patience and contact.

Sep 17, 2021; Bronx, New York, USA; New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) hits a solo home run against the Cleveland Indians during the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium.

99 Things to Look Forward During the 2022 Season

Opening Day is here! Let’s count down the reasons for fans to be excited this year, one for every day of the lockout.

A general view of the 2018 Opening Day logo on the field prior to the Washington Nationals

Mets vs. Nationals Delayed on Opening Day Due to Inclement Weather

The start time was pushed back three hours because of rain in the forecast.

Washington Nationals' Juan Soto runs to third during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Oct. 1, 2021, in Washington.

MLB Predictions for MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year Awards

Our baseball writers make their picks for each league’s big three awards.

Atlanta Braves first baseman Matt Olson, right, gets a low-five from teammate Marcell Ozuna (20) as he celebrates a first-inning home run during a spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at CoolToday Park, Sunday, April 3, 2022, in North Port, Fla.

NL Pennant, Division Future Odds: NL East Will be Tight

The Dodgers, Braves and Brewers are the betting favorites at SI Sportsbook to win the NL divisions in 2022.

Washington Nationals OF Juan Soto hits home run

MLB Insider Predicts Yankees Will Acquire Superstar Juan Soto Next Offseason

This MLB insider believes the Nationals will trade their star outfielder to the Yankees in a deal including New York's top prospect Anthony Volpe

Jul 31, 2021; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (27) and shortstop Bo Bichette (11) have a laugh at Rogers Centre.

Ranking Every MLB Team by Entertainment Value

How many of the 30 clubs are actually worth watching? Here is where each one stands on the fun index.

Dodgers enter 2022 as MLB favorites.

MLB Preseason Power Rankings: Who’s No. 1?

New baseball season. Same preseason favorite.

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Trea Turner greets Cody Bellinger (35) after scoring on a base hit by Freddie Freeman during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Thursday, March 24, 2022, in Scottsdale, Ariz.

World Series Future Odds: Dodgers Lead Field

The Dodgers have the best future odds at SI Sportsbook entering the season, while the Blue Jays have the best odds among AL teams.

Sep. 3 2021 - Chicago Cubs first baseman Frank Schwindel (18) celebrates with third baseman Patrick Wisdom (16) after hitting a solo home run

One Big Question for Every National League Team

Has Philadelphia finally fixed its bullpen? Is Christian Yelich’s MVP form a thing of the past? See what each NL team must confront this season.

Odalis Perez

Report: Former MLB All-Star Odalis Pérez Dies at 44

Pérez made 252 appearances across an 11-year career with four different teams.