From wickets to walk-offs: MLB seeks to convert India to baseball

Major League Baseball is mounting a major push to recruit fans in Asia, with India, where cricket is...

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What to expect from the Miami Marlins with MLB’s Winter Meetings set to begin

The Miami Marlins are heading to San Diego for MLB’s annual Winter Meetings, and they look to be...

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MLB to allow teams to sell local digital streaming rights: Here's what it means

The league controlled streaming rights for all teams prior to the change, which was first announced...

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Bernie Sanders meets with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred over minor league proposal

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders met Monday with baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred...

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MLB rumors: Rangers focused on Anthony Rendon; Gerrit Cole offers coming soon

On the cusp of the 2019 Winter Meetings in San Diego, it seems likely that Saturday will be quiet,...

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A complete history of MLB tiebreaker games

For as much of a marathon as MLB's six-month schedule truly is, sometimes 162 regular-season games aren't enough to determine the postseason field. There...

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Dear MLB franchises: Please keep paying the players

Say it with me, MLB franchises: Pay. Mike Moustakas got his money and years from the Cincinnati Reds; the Braves inked Will Smith to a fairly lucrative...

discovered 2 months ago on Sporting News
MLB’s ‘disgusting’ minority hiring woes continue as job candidates shut out again

It can suspend players for using performance-enhancing drugs, executives for illegal signings, and...

discovered 2 months ago on Chicago Sun-Times
Why MLB's New Pitching Restrictions Are Bad for the Game

The worst, most unnecessary baseball rule foisted upon managers and true fans of the game has not...

discovered 2 months ago on Sports Illustrated
Top 10 MLB games of the year

Here are the top 10 games of the year, including the postseason, as revealed on MLB Network on Saturday. The Dodgers were supposed to reach the World...

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This Red Sox prospect is on the 40-man roster thanks to the minor-league system the MLB wants to...

Kyle Hart, a 26-year-old lefty, is the type of player who may not get a chance if MLB contracts the...

discovered 2 months ago on The Boston Globe
10 MLB non-tender decisions to watch for on Monday

The deadline for MLB teams to offer a contract to their non-tender eligible candidates is on Monday. Here are ten decisions we’re keeping an eye on....

discovered 2 months ago on FanSided
First time ever: Vote Mets onto All-MLB Team

A month of individual honors continued Monday for the Mets, who placed four players on Major League Baseball’s inaugural All-MLB Team ballot. all made...

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MLB hot stove: Five players who could be traded before Monday's non-tender deadline

It is the day all 30 teams must decide whether to tender their pre-arbitration and...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
Four A's players nominated for inaugural 'All-MLB' team for 2019 season

A busy MLB awards season continues for a quartet of A's, as MLB.com unveiled finalists for the...

discovered 2 months ago on NBC Sports BayArea via Yahoo Sports
Mike Trout Los Angeles Angels Autographed Baseball and 2018 MLB All-Star Game Gold Glove Display...

This acrylic display case comes with an image and a baseball personally hand signed by Mike Trout, a sublimated nameplate and a black acrylic base with a gold colored glove. It also features ...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
First time ever: Vote Red Sox onto All-MLB Team

Voting for the inaugural All-MLB team launched on Monday, and the Red Sox have a strong chance to be represented at multiple positions. The Sox have...

discovered 2 months ago on Major League Baseball
Boston Red Sox New Era 2019 MLB Armed Forces Day On-Field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat - Camo

Honor those who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces as you cheer on your Boston Red Sox with this 2019 MLB Armed Forces Day On-Field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat. This New Era gear features ...

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11 unexpected All-MLB Team candidates

Many of the candidates for the inaugural 2019 All-MLB Team presented by Scotts would have been preseason favorites for the honor. Anderson still drew...

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Here's a crazy -- but defensible -- All-MLB Team

The inaugural All-MLB Team will be announced on Dec. 10 at baseball’s annual Winter Meetings in San Diego. There will be a first team and second team...

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San Francisco Giants New Era 2019 MLB Armed Forces Day On-Field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat - Camo

Honor those who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces as you cheer on your San Francisco Giants with this 2019 MLB Armed Forces Day On-Field 59FIFTY Fitted Hat. This New Era gear ...

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MLB ownership rule change puts private equity in scoring position

In 2012, Boston Red Sox owner John Henry shut down his hedge fund and investment company. A recent tweak to Major League Baseball’s ownership rules could mark a sizable increase in the pool ...

discovered 2 months ago on Fox Business via Yahoo Finance
MLB Roundtable: Which underrated free agent should be on everyone's shopping list?

The biggest shopping day of the year has arrived and it comes at a time when Major League Baseball...

discovered 2 months ago on Yahoo Sports
These are the 5 deepest positions in All-MLB voting

After all, unlike All-Star teams or MVP voting, the All-MLB team does not separate players based on playing in the American League or National League....

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MLB Roundtable: What punishment should the Astros get in sign-stealing scandal?

In an offseason filled with a startling number of negative headlines for Major League Baseball, one...

discovered 2 months ago on MSN News
VOTE NOW: Put Rangers on first All-MLB Team

are the Rangers' nominees for the 2019 All-MLB Team presented by Scotts, MLB announced on Monday. Lynn and Minor are nominees in the starting pitcher...

discovered 2 months ago on Major League Baseball
Freddie Freeman Atlanta Braves Autographed Baseball and 2018 MLB All-Star Game Gold Glove Display...

This acrylic display case comes with an image and a baseball personally hand signed by Freddie Freeman, a sublimated nameplate and a black acrylic base with a gold colored glove. It also features ...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
MLB Roundtable: What we're most thankful for in baseball

The last few months have been rough for Major League Baseball. Between the Houston Astros...

discovered 2 months ago on Yahoo Sports
These All-MLB candidates are (still) underrated

The list of nominees for the inaugural All-MLB team features a wide range of big leaguers, from perennial Most Valuable Player Award candidates to some...

discovered 2 months ago on Major League Baseball
First time ever: Vote Dodgers onto All-MLB Team

The Dodgers placed five players on the ballot for the 2019 All-MLB Team released on Monday, topped by National League Most Valuable Player Cody...

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VOTE NOW: Put Red Sox on first All-MLB Team

Voting for the inaugural All-MLB team launched on Monday, and the Red Sox have a strong chance to be represented at multiple positions. The Sox have...

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Picking the most ‘extreme’ All-MLB Teams

What if we looked specifically at power, speed, batting average and defense, focusing four of the five tools by which position players are judged? The...

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First time ever: Vote Rockies onto All-MLB Team

The inaugural All-MLB Team will be announced on Dec. 10 at MLB's annual Winter Meetings in San Diego. Two of the three Rockies on the ballot took home...

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MLB non-tender candidates: Jackie Bradley Jr., Maikel Franco and others who could still enter free...

This year's deadline for offering arbitration to eligible players is set for Monday, Dec. 2. Teams...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
New York Mets Have Four Nominees for Inaugural All-MLB Team

Major League Baseball recently announced the inaugural All-MLB Team where the best players in the...

discovered 2 months ago on Sports Illustrated
Bernie Sanders blasts MLB's 'greed' in letter to commissioner over proposal to cut minor league...

The Democratic presidential candidate and Senator from Vermont wrote a letter to MLB commissioner...

discovered 2 months ago on Tallahassee Democrat
MLB announces A's made over $1.2M from playoff shares this season

A's players have a little more cash in their wallets after making it to the AL Wild Card Game for...

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MLB Investigates Sam Dyson Over Alleged Domestic Violence with GF and Cat

MLB is investigating pitcher Sam Dyson over allegations he got violent with his ex-girlfriend ......

discovered 2 months ago on TMZ
MLB rumors: Marcus Semien open to long-term deal with A's; Rich Hill out until 2020 All-Star break

The MLB offseason of 2019-20 is ongoing but hasn't yet hit full stride, which means most of the...

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MLB rumors: A's discussing trading Blake Treinen, two other veterans

The news isn't all that surprising, considering that all three players are potential non-tender...

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MLB rumors: Cubs, Javier Baez to discuss extension; Athletics shopping Jurickson Profar, Blake...

Let's run down the latest from Tuesday's MLB rumor mill. The Cubs are expected to shake up their...

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MLB Players' Weekend: Fun in the Details

MLB Players' Weekend: Fun in the Details

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Toughest All-MLB Team votes? Let's debate

Voting is underway through Dec. 3 for the first-ever All-MLB Team, which will finally give the game a position-by-position star squad that, unlike the...

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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred makes argument in favor of cutting more than 40 minor-league franchises

League Baseball and Minor League Baseball continue to negotiate a new Professional Baseball...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
MLB probing Astros back to ’17, ‘firm’ discipline possible

After the conclusion of owners meetings Thursday, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB will...

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MLB ignores grassroots with plan to whack minors

“It came as a shock,” said Jason Freier, co-owner of the Lookouts. While MLB might be able to justify weeding out some of the weaker franchises in the...

discovered 2 months ago on La Crosse Tribune
Red Sox in talks with MLB about hosting future All-Star Game at Fenway

Twenty years after hosting the MLB All-Star Game, the Boston Red Sox are looking to bring the...

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MLB responds to politicians taking up the fight to preserve minor league baseball structure - The...

Halem’s letter came hours after US Representative Lori Trahan (D-Mass.) and US Representative David...

discovered 2 months ago on The Boston Globe
MLB’s plan to destroy the minor leagues sells baseball’s soul for pennies on the dollar

MLB is going through with this come hell or high water.

discovered 2 months ago on New York Daily News
MLB rumors: Phillies after Didi Gregorius and Madison Bumgarner; Cubs eyeing trade market for second...

The MLB offseason of 2019-20 is still fairly young, which means pretty much all the action has yet...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
MLB owners approve sale of Royals to businessman John Sherman, co-investors

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Thursday that league owners unanimously approved the sale of...

discovered 2 months ago on KSNT Topeka
MLB rumors: Ex-Yankees star thinks Gerrit Cole will head west; White Sox make investment toward...

The MLB offseason of 2019-20 is still fairly young, which means pretty much all the action has yet...

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Inside MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred’s Mind

Rob Manfred has focused intensely on the business of MLB. As the end of 2019 rolls up on us and visions of the 2020 MLB season come into closer view,...

discovered 2 months ago on Forbes
MLB will investigate Astros conduct over last 3 seasons

After the conclusion of owners meetings Thursday, baseball Commissioner Manfred said MLB will...

discovered 2 months ago on The Journal News
MLB widens Astros investigation to last 3 seasons

After the conclusion of owners meetings Thursday, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB will "investigate the Astros situation as thoroughly as...

discovered 2 months ago on ESPN
MLB Probing Astros Back to ’17, `Firm’ Discipline Possible

After the conclusion of owners meetings Thursday, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB will...

discovered 2 months ago on US News & World Report
MLB rumors: Angels, Padres, others chasing Zack Wheeler; Mets eyeing catchers, including Robinson...

Outgoing Mets right-hander Zack Wheeler is going into his age-30 season and coming off a solid year...

discovered 2 months ago on CBS Sports
Scully, Rizzo among first 5 MLB Awards

For two months you voted, and the first five MLB Esurance Awards winners were unveiled on Friday.Winners in Best Call, TV/Radio; Best Social Media...

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Farhan Zaidi explains Giants' mindset going into 2019 MLB free agency

Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi has a history when it comes to MLB free agency:...

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Fired Astros scouts providing information to MLB about cheating?

The Houston Astros' reliance on analytics and data has resulted in a culling of their scouting...

discovered 2 months ago on MSN News
Katko, Schumer urge MLB to pause plan that could eliminate Doubledays, other teams

On a conference call with the media, Schumer said he is asking Major League Baseball to pause its...

discovered 2 months ago on The Post-Standard
Royals affiliates reeling in wake of MLB proposal to reduce minor-league teams

After last month’s initial blow shook fans and Minor League Baseball officials in places like...

discovered 2 months ago on The Wichita Eagle
More than 100 in Congress ask MLB to reconsider minors plan

The 176 minor league teams affiliated with the NAPBL combined to draw 41.5 million fans this year. MLB’s initial proposal, first reported by Baseball America on Oct. 18, would ...

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Schumer calls on MLB to rework plans before upending Upstate NY teams

On a conference call with reporters this afternoon, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer raised strong...

discovered 2 months ago on WWTI Watertown
Former NBA executive wants to bring MLB to Orlando

The man who helped bring an NBA team to Orlando said Wednesday that he wants to bring a Major League Baseball team to the theme park mecca. Pat Williams,...

discovered 2 months ago on Miami Herald
Orlando eyes MLB expansion team, even though baseball has been a bust in Florida

At a news conference Wednesday, Williams emphasized that the initiative was still in its infancy and...

discovered 2 months ago on Washington Post
5 bold predictions for MLB's offseason

Welcome to theScore's offseason bold predictions, in which MLB editors Michael Bradburn, Bryan Mcwilliam, Tom Ruminski, Simon Sharkey-Gotlieb, and Jason...

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MLB hot stove: Japanese infielder Ryosuke Kikuchi will be posted for MLB teams this offseason

A free agent class light on quality middle infielders is getting a boost thanks to the Hiroshima...

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One free agent each MLB team needs to target this offseason

MLB free agency is upon us yet again, and your favorite team should buck the trend and spend some...

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MLB rumors: Blockbuster trade seems likely this offseason; Zack Wheeler set to test free agency

Most of the focus seems to be on free agent comings and goings this time of year, but the trade...

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MLB must pull the plug to end its sign-stealing nightmare

But, of course, it would be appropriate, notably having someone in an official Astros capacity...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Post
Best of 2019 MLB Postseason

Best of 2019 MLB Postseason

discovered 3 months ago on MSN News
MLB checking into report ’17 Astros stole signs, broke rules

Major League Baseball has expanded its investigation into the Houston Astros after The Athletic...

discovered 3 months ago on The News & Observer
MLB investigates alleged sign stealing by Houston Astros

Major League Baseball and the Houston Astros are investigating new allegations that the Astros...

discovered 3 months ago on NBC NEWS
MLB rumors: Indians expect to keep Francisco Lindor; Cubs indicate they will trade from core

Let's run down the latest from the MLB rumor mill. Indians president Chris Antonetti said Tuesday he...

discovered 3 months ago on CBS Sports
MLB checking after report 2017 Astros illegally stole signs - The Boston Globe

The Astros said in a statement the team ‘‘has begun an investigation in cooperation with Major...

discovered 3 months ago on The Boston Globe