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Kate Upton and Astros pitcher Justin Verlander are expecting their first child, the supermodel announced via Instagram on Saturday.
From Futures Game names to watch to Midsummer Classic storylines -- and of course the Home Run Derby in between -- here's what you need to know as baseball's best hit D.C.
With interleague play and modern technology, the thrill of the Midsummer Classic is gone. It's time to try something completely different.
Buster Posey singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and the San Francisco Giants slowed down the surging Oakland Athletics with a 7-1 victory on Friday night.
Nationals manager Davey Martinez said he will talk to Bryce Harper about failing to run out a ground ball in Friday's loss to the Mets.
Eiko Roberts, the mother of Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, tossed out the ceremonial first pitch with her son catching on Japan Night at Dodger Stadium.
Angels slugger Albert Pujols has landed on the disabled list because of inflammation in his left knee.
Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman will skip the All-Star Game to rest and recover from knee tendinitis, and Astros right-hander Charlie Morton will take his place.
The Mariners placed left-hander James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list Friday.
Indians ace Corey Kluber, who has given up 19 runs over his last 34 innings, will miss the All-Star Game after getting an injection in his right knee.
Chase Utley, a six-time All-Star over 16 seasons, plans to hold a news conference Friday in Los Angeles to announce that he will retire at the end of the 2018 season, sources told ESPN.
Chase Utley knows he isn't the player he used to be. But the Silver Fox is teaching everyone around him as he tries to add another title to his long list of accomplishments.
Jordan Hicks says Cardinals teammate and closer Bud Norris has his best interests in mind following a report that detailed Norris' methods to publicly challenge the rookie reliever.
With their ace having a rare off night, the Yankees got key contributions from some of their supporting players, including Brett Gardner.
Mariners pitcher James Paxton exited his start Thursday against the Angels after just 17 pitches with stiffness in his lower back.
Angels right-hander Garrett Richards will have Tommy John surgery for a damaged UCL in his right elbow. In 2016, facing the same injury, he opted for stem-cell and platelet-rich plasma treatment.
Logan Morrison, who is hitting just .193 in his first season with the Twins, went on the DL before Thursday's game against Tampa Bay because of an injured left hip.
D-backs right-hander Zack Greinke will take Jon Lester's place on the National League All-Star squad. Since May 9, Greinke has gone 6-3 with a 2.88 ERA. The five-time All-Star and one-time Cy Young winner says this one is the most meaningful.
At the plate, on the bases and in the field -- at home or on the road -- Cubs fans can't get enough of their team's Mr. Excitement.
Boston put third baseman Rafael Devers on the 10-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation and recalled Tzu-Wei Lin from Pawtucket. Eduardo Nunez will play third Thursday.