Even with the rise of new tactics like the opener, old-school aces are leading the way.
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The Baltimore Orioles have a season win total of 59.5, while the Yankees are at 96.5. Here are the odds you need to know for all 30 MLB teams.
After providing a taste of what they can do last season, these pitchers are ready to take their place among MLB's elite.
Starting with baseball's reigning best player, out on the grass is where you find the stars to build contenders around.
Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor says he's more concerned with getting healthy than long-term contract.
The third base position is loaded with young All-Stars, including several who have yet to hit their prime years.
Looking for some of the game's brightest up-and-coming stars? You're at the right place.
Three and a half months after the pursuit started, here's where things stand with Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and their suitors. Plus, updates on Craig Kimbrel, Nolan Arenado and other stars seeking paydays.
After beating Cleveland in arbitration for the second year in a row, pitcher Trevor Bauer said the Indians ended the hearing by using "character assassination" tactics against him.
These under-the-radar players could open some eyes during spring training and make some noise in the majors before the year is out.
Gerrit Cole (Astros), Trevor Bauer (Indians) and Alex Wood (Reds) all won their arbitration cases Wednesday, giving players a 6-3 lead in decisions this year.
Cleveland brings back one of baseball's best starting fives this year, but at a cost: Mustering offense from the outfield will be tricky.
While Minnesota has a crop of young players who aren't far from breaking out, the White Sox seem to be top heavy and the Indians are sneaky strong.
From big names with something to prove to young stars to get to know, here's what you'll want to keep an eye on during spring training.
Melky Cabrera has agreed to a minor league deal with the Pirates.
The Cleveland Indians signed free agent outfielder Matt Joyce and reliever Alex Wilson to minor league contracts.
Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer
I'm moving Francisco Lindor down, from 4th to 11th overall, in my rankings with the news he'll miss 7-9 weeks. He was one of the few players I saw getting possibly 750 PAs, and this does decrease his odds of that. I also wonder whether 25-plus steals is quite as likely now.
All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor will likely miss the start of Cleveland's season with a strained right calf.
After winning his arbitration hearing last year, Trevor Bauer will again take on the Indians. The first-time All-Star has asked for $13 million, while the Indians argued for $11 million.
Infielder Ryan Flaherty has agreed to a minor league contract with the Indians and will report to big league spring training. Cleveland also agreed to a minor league contract with catcher Dioner Navarro.
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, who became MLB's first black manager and is the only player to win the MVP in both leagues, has died at age 83.
The late Hall of Famer's talent and competitive fire drove him both as a player and as MLB's first African-American manager.
We're still waiting for this winter's big free agents to sign, but that didn't stop us from predicting which uniforms they'll be wearing in the Midsummer Classic. Who else makes our star-studded squads?
Looking to reconstruct their bullpen, the Cleveland Indians acquired right-hander Nick Wittgren from the Miami Marlins for right-hander Jordan Milbrath.
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