After having a season for the ages in 2015, Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper proved he still has the magic touch this year as he was the named the National League Player of the Month for April on Monday.
The Astros believe they have avoided putting Carlos Gomez on the disabled list. Gomez, who injured his left ribcage diving for a ball in the outfield on Friday in Oakland, wasn't in the lineup on Monday against the Twins for the third game in a row, but he did go through pregame drills.
Ji-Man Choi ain't afraid of no ghost.
After he missed most of last season with a hip injury, Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco will have to sit out again for a while in 2016. On Monday, Mesoraco was placed on the 15-day disabled list with another serious injury -- a torn labrum in his left shoulder.
Dodgers pitcher Josh Ravin has been suspended without pay for 80 games for violating MLB's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, the Office of the Commissioner announced Monday evening.
Nomar Mazara's hot start to the season has earned the Rangers outfielder American League Rookie of the Month honors for April.
Blue Jays manager John Gibbons isn't expecting much carry-over this week from his team's 2015 American League Division Series meeting with the Rangers.
Everyone loves a good underdog.
After having a chance to assess their offensive woes this past weekend, the Braves decided it was time to alter their roster by adding three veteran Minor Leaguers who have previously spent some time at the big league level.
Just when some Reds pitchers and manager Bryan Price thought they were close to being out from under injury woes, they got pulled back in. Homer Bailey and Anthony DeSclafani were expected to have their rehab assignments by now, but both are currently shut down from throwing.
The Dodgers should learn in May whether they play in an evenly matched division, or a weak one. The National League West didn't have a team finish April with a winning record. The Dodgers went 12-13, playing all but two series against division foes.
Jordan Zimmermann was named AL Pitcher of the Month for April after going 5-0 with a 0.55 ERA in his first five starts for Detroit
Manny Machado's hot start has earned the Orioles third baseman American League Player of the Month honors for April.
Four weeks into the regular season, there are a dozen Major League teams with a winning record. None of them are in the National League West.
Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy is expected to be placed on the disabled list after Monday's CT scan revealed a small fracture in his left foot.
Dexter Fowler was 2015's shallowest center fielder, but the defensive metrics didn't look kindly upon him for it. Thanks to a new mandate by Joe Maddon, Fowler has moved back by 17 feet, and he's finding more success because of it.
Hey, it's May! That's right, the first month of the fantasy season is behind us already. We've reached the point where owners should have at least a sense of their teams' strengths and weaknesses. Here's hoping it's more of the former than the latter.