Facebook’s venture into live sports streaming shows no signs of slowing. As the site has built up its Watch initiative, it has aired Major League Baseball, college football, and Champions League soccer, to name a few. And on Thursday, Facebook announced it will exclusively air 47 college basketball games between now and March. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball hopes to establish an updated posting system with Nippon Professional Baseball by December, which would allow Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani to become the most prized free agent of the offseason. The Dodgers are considered a top candidate for his services. The most recent...
Rep. Joe Barton is a big fan of the Texas Rangers, which play in his North Texas Congressional District. In this Facebook photo, Barton (second from left) wears the Major League Baseball club's jersey when he participates in the annual Republicans vs. Show More Summary
Jays president says make games faster is about “thinking about our future fans and the landscape we’re competing on.”
Minor League Baseball is coming to Watch on Facebook in a major way, with some humor, Bill Murray-style. Actor and comedian Murray and his brother, Brian Doyle-Murray, will host Bill Murray and Brian Doyle-Murray's Extra Innings, an unscripted series produced by Oso Studios. The series debuts Monday, Nov. 20, and it will feature the brothers...
The actor and his brother will host an unscripted, 10-episode series about minor league baseball.
Facebook Watch has set the premiere date for Bill Murray and Brian Doyle-Murray's Extra Innings, an unscripted series about minor league baseball hosted by the comedy brothers. The 10-episode digital series will debut Monday, November...Show More Summary
ESPN has outbid their competitors for major live television events rights, such as professional basketball (NBA), Monday Night Football (MNF) games, and Major League Baseball (MLB) games. However, that bill has come due because of declining cable subscribers due to cord-cutting among Millennials. ESPN had a massive wave of layoffs earlier this year, but reports […]
This… this is quite the story. Josh Beckett had a very long and successful career pitching in Major League Baseball — including winning the World Series and being named World Series MVP with the Florida Marlins in 2003 — but he's apparently been, uh, practicing like a football player since he retired? The 37-year-old spent some [...]
Coming off a successful postseason, Major League Baseball got some more good news. According to a new report, MLB saw a record in corporate sponsorship spending of $892 million, a jump of almost 8%. It comes after the 2016 World Series,...Show More Summary
Former Major League Baseball pitching great Roy Halladay was flying his private plane in an erratic and risky fashion immediately before he crashed the ICON A5 light sport aircraft — a plane often called a “sports car with wings” — into shallow waters off the coast of St. Show More Summary
Roy Halladay, a former Major League Baseball star who pitched for the Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies, died today when his brand-new Icon A5 crashed near Holiday, Florida. ESPN reported that it’s not clear if he was flying alone or with a passenger. Show More Summary
Roy Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner who in 2010 became only the second pitcher ever to throw a no-hitter in a Major League Baseball postseason game, died in a crash of his private plane on Tuesday, according to a report by WTSP TV News in Tampa, Florida. Show More Summary
Roy Halladay was one of the best pitchers in Major League Baseball until he retired back in 2013. Tragedy struck earlier today when Halladay, 40 years old, died in a plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of Florida. Halladay...Show More Summary
Roy Halladay, a former Major League Baseball All-Star, Cy Young Award winner and likely future Hall of Famer, was killed on Tuesday in a plane crash. He was 40 years old. A two-time Cy Young Award recipient, Halladay was the only passenger in a plane that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico, going down near St. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball president of business and media Bob Bowman announced his decision to leave at the end of the year Monday, and that provides a good opportunity to reflect on his legacy over the past 17 years running MLBAM. Bowman...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball invited a quartet of Los Angeles police officers to sing game seven of the Wold Series on Wednesday night. It was a beautiful moment of national unity. The quartet was invited on FOX and Friends on Friday morning. Show More Summary
Keep track of the hot stove season in Major League Baseball, with all the free agent rumors and done deals in one spot. Where will power hitters like J.D. Martinez, Eric Hosmer, and Mike Moustakas land? What team(s) will add Yu Darvish or Jake Arrieta to their starting rotations, and which will bolster their bullpen with Wade Davis and/or Greg Holland?
Carlos Correa is on cloud nine right now after helping the Houston Astros win their first ever Major League Baseball World Series title and getting a resounding yes from his girlfriend after he popped the question as the team celebrated on the field. The Astros clinched their first World Series title since the franchise was founded 56 years ago. Show More Summary
A long and memorable Major League Baseball Postseason is over, with the Houston Astros hoisting the World Series trophy after a thrilling seven-game battle against the Dodgers. The end of the playoffs marks the end of a month of baseball coverage from Fox, FS1, TBS, and even MLB Network and ESPN mixed in. Show More Summary