Kris Bryant RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kris Bryant honored by landing coveted 2017 Topps Card No. 1

    Sportress of Blogitude "Chicago Cubs superstar Kris Bryant has earned yet another honorable accolade in his brilliant yet young baseball career: Landing the coveted Card No. 1 in the upcoming 2017 Topps baseball-card set, which will go on sale Feb. 1. Bryant snagged Card No. 1 courtesy of week-long online vote held in..." January 27

  • Kris Bryant Marries High School Sweetheart ... In Vegas, Baby!

    TMZ "Chicago Cubs superstar Kris Bryant is already killing in 2017 ... dude just married his high school sweetheart in a massive Vegas wedding -- packed with teammates and other MLB superstars. The 25-year-old 3rd baseman swapped "I Dos" with Jessica Delp -- his girlfriend since high school -- at..." January 09

  • Cubs' Kris Bryant named National League MVP

    Chicago Tribune "Two seasons into his major-league career, Kris Bryant has two All-Star selections, a Rookie of the Year award and a World Series championship to his name. On Thursday, the 24-year-old Cubs star added another major honor to the list – National League MVP. Bryant topped Nationals second..." November 17

  • Bryant looking to join elite company as NL MVP

    MLB.com "He began hitting under his dad's tutelage at the age of 5 and hasn't stopped. This year, the Cubs' Kris Bryant continued his meteoric rise, and he will find out on Thursday (5 p.m. CT on MLB Network) whether he won the National League Most Valuable Player Award, presented by the Baseball Writers'..." November 17

  • Mired in early World Series slump, Cubs' Kris Bryant back in MVP-like form

    USA Today "Mired in a 1-for-14 slump over the first four games of the World Series, Kris Bryant wasn’t producing at the plate like the MVP candidate he was during the regular season. That’s all seemed to change over the past two games – and with it, the Chicago Cubs fortunes have brightened..." November 02

  • David Ortiz, Kris Bryant win 2016 Hank Aaron Awards for best hitter in each league

    CBS Sports "Wednesday evening at Progressive Field, Red Sox icon David Ortiz and Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant were announced as the winners of the 2016 Hank Aaron Award. The award is given annually to the players deemed the best hitters in their league. Ortiz, who retired following the 2016 season, hit..." October 27

  • How Cubs star Kris Bryant got even better and became the NL MVP favorite

    SI "Kris Bryant gladly broke a team rule recently. Under orders from manager Joe Maddon, the Cubs were not supposed to report for work on Aug. 30 until 6 p.m. CDT, or an hour before they were to play Pittsburgh. Maddon ordered the respite after the Cubs played a five-hour game the previous night,..." September 14

  • Astros GM doesn't regret passing on Bryant in draft

    Chicago Sun-Times "On June 27 in Cincinnati, Kris Bryant – the No. 2 overall pick in the 2013 draft – became the first player in history to hit three home runs and two doubles in a major-league game. And a National League MVP campaign was launched. Two days later, right-hander Mark Appel – the player selected..." September 10

  • Why Kris Bryant will be the new Derek Jeter

    Sporting News "Kris Bryant leads the National League in home runs, OPS, runs scored and wins above replacement and plays for the best team in baseball. Last year’s Rookie of the Year is basically a lock to win his first MVP at the age of 24, doing so for a nationally supported team in a huge media market that..." September 01

  • Cubs star Kris Bryant has a chance to be a very unique MVP

    Fox Sports "Shall we call him Kris "The Man" Bryant? Heaven forbid, it might offend the Best Fans in Baseball, who would consider it sacrilege to bestow upon Bryant the same nickname as the late Stan Musial, one of the Cardinals' all-time greats. But while Bryant is only in his second season and Musial..." August 29