Another year, another season of Major League Baseball having more talented rookies than it knows what to do with. And if nothing else, that makes for enticing Rookie of the Year races. This year's Rookie of the Year contestants might not be quite as strong as a 2015 class that was among the best in recent memory, but it's no slouch. Show More Summary
Former Major League Baseball All-Star Bill Lee is pitching a quirky campaign platform in Vermont
Because you might be missing outside the ballpark Giants fans are lucky enough to not only root for Major League Baseball's greatest team, but also have a park located in San Francisco, right on the border of Mission Bay and South Beach. Show More Summary
Former Major League Baseball player Richie Lewis says he’s been struggling with depression ever since injuries cut his baseball career short after seven seasons in the big leagues. But his wife and children say Richie’s problems go far...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball is investigating a humiliating incident that took place involving the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus at the Padres’ Pride Night. As we reported over the weekend, the gay men’s chorus took the field to sing the nati… Read The post MLB to Investigate the San Diego Padres’ Gay Chorus Disaster appeared first on Towleroad.
Major League Baseball has reached a deal with Stance that will make them the "Official On-Field Sock" of the league. News sent the sock police into overdrive. Here's how the fashion of socks in baseball has its own passionate cultur...
San Clemente-based Stance on Monday announced a deal with Major League Baseball that will make the SoCal hosiery brand the official on-field sock of MLB. It's the second long-term, high-profile deal the label has locked in with a professional sports league, following on the sock-clad heels of becoming...
What if Scott Boras owned a Major League Baseball franchise? What if Drew Rosenhaus or Tom Condon was commissioner of the NFL? There's a reason sports agents aren't allowed to hold executive positions in the teams and leagues that employ their clients. Show More Summary
Dead money is a fascinating concept in Major League Baseball. Think back to the scene in Moneyball where Billy Bean explains to a disgruntled David Justice that the Yankees are paying half his salary. To play in Oakland. That is called dead money; when teams pay players to play somewhere else. Show More Summary
The Padres apologized while the game was still in progress. The president of San Diego’s major league baseball team has apologized to the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus after plans for them to sing the National Anthem went awry Saturday night, causing them to be booed off the field. Show More Summary
Out former Padres player Billy Bean, now Major League Baseball’s vice president of social responsibility and inclusion, has released a statement regarding the unfortunate incident which took place on Saturday night at Petco Park. As you may hav… Read The post MLB Ambassador for Inclusion Billy Bean Reacts to Padres’ Gay Chorus Incident appeared first on Towleroad.
The president of San Diego’s major league baseball team has apologized to the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus after plans for them to sing the National Anthem went awry Saturday night, causing them to be booed off the field. According to the Union-Tribune, the 100-member chorus was invited...
A new strike zone could be on baseball's horizon and the old-fashioned intentional walk could be a thing of the past after both were agreed to by the competition committee at Major League Baseball's owners meetings this week, sources said. Show More Summary
It was not enough for Coco Crisp to have the coolest name in baseball. The 15-year Major League Baseball veteran had to have the coolest digs, too. Pictures of Crisp’s 17,870-square foot property can be seen through Los Angeles based real estate company John Aaroe Group, which confirmed to the Wall Street Journal it was listing […]
Major League Baseball could be on the verge of making changes to the strike zone and making it so pitchers don't have to throw four balls to issue an intentional walk. Per ESPN.com's Jayson Stark, MLB's competition committee approved...Show More Summary
FOX has made a few tweaks to its 2016-17 schedule: Pitch (following Major League Baseball’s first female pitcher) is moving up to Thursdays this Fall; longtime hit Bones will begin its final season on Thursday in Winter 2017, and Prison Break will air Tuesdays in Spring 2017. Show More Summary
The Texas Rangers and city of Arlington have unveiled plans for a new stadium that will be ready to host Major League Baseball games by no later than 2021. Per T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com, the agreement between the Rangers and the cityShow More Summary
The Texas Rangers are looking to get out of a ballpark less than 20 years old, and with it, a trend is developing in Major League Baseball where the shelf life of ballparks can be much shorter than it was once thought.
National League teams clash as the Milwaukee Brewers travel to the Citi Field to face the New York Mets in Major League Baseball.
Major League Baseball is apparently all about fun and mischief tonight, as another NL second baseman tricked a baserunner with a deke. Daniel Murphy got Yoenis Cespedes with a fake throw earlier tonight, and Brandon Phillips caught Juan Uribe loafing off second base with his empty glove. Poor Uribe had to take a deep breath and cool off after the scare. Read more...