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June 16, 2022, 8:38 PM

New documentary uncovers baseball players fighting for racial equality

"After Jackie," a new History Channel documentary, uncovers stories about a second wave of baseball players fighting for racial equality.
June 16, 2022, 8:38 PM
New documentary uncovers baseball players fighting for racial equality
June 16, 2022, 2:45 PM

'After Jackie' explores Jackie Robinson's impact on Major League Baseball

The documentary, which premieres June 18 on The History Channel, marks the 75th anniversary of when Robinson crossed the color line, a monumental moment in American history.
June 16, 2022, 2:45 PM
'After Jackie' explores Jackie Robinson's impact on Major League Baseball
June 15, 2022, 8:31 PM

Former New York Yankee releases new book

All-star New York Yankee Paul O’Neill reflects on his baseball career in his new book, “Swing and a Hit: Nine Innings of What Baseball Taught Me.”
June 15, 2022, 8:31 PM
Former New York Yankee releases new book
June 15, 2022, 12:22 PM

The TikTok and MLB star duo

Meet the 12-year-old TikTok star who got Reds first baseman Joey Votto to do a dance with her in the middle of a game! ABC News' Will Ganss has the details.
June 15, 2022, 12:22 PM
The TikTok and MLB star duo
June 13, 2022, 3:41 PM

Orioles CEO John Angelos insists team won't leave Baltimore

Orioles CEO John Angelos says the team will remain in Baltimore — and that he and his parents have never contemplated otherwise
June 13, 2022, 3:41 PM
Orioles CEO John Angelos insists team won't leave Baltimore
June 11, 2022, 10:01 PM

Son of former LA Dodger Steve Sax among 5 Marines killed

Steve Sax said his 33-year-old son had always dreamed of being a pilot.
June 11, 2022, 10:01 PM
June 3, 2022, 10:43 AM

MLB players complain of 'bad' baseballs

Next time you're at a ball game, there may be new meaning to the term 'foul ball.'
June 3, 2022, 10:43 AM
MLB players complain of 'bad' baseballs
May 31, 2022, 3:47 AM

Giants' Kapler pauses protest, stands for national anthem

He took a break on Memorial Day from his protest of the direction of the nation.
May 31, 2022, 3:47 AM
2 months ago

Mets release second baseman Robinson Canó

The New York Mets released second baseman Robinson Canó prior to Sunday’s doubleheader against the Philadelphia Phillies
2 months ago
Mets release second baseman Robinson Canó
2 months ago

To the showers! 6 MLB rainouts, most in a day since 2018

All-Star aces Max Scherzer, Shane Bieber and Gerrit Cole all got early showers
2 months ago
To the showers! 6 MLB rainouts, most in a day since 2018
2 months ago

Dodgers star Trevor Bauer suspended for 2 years by MLB

The pitcher continued to deny the sexual assault allegations that led to the unprecedented suspension.
2 months ago
Dodgers star Trevor Bauer suspended for 2 years by MLB
2 months ago

Trevor Bauer ready for fight with MLB over suspension

Trevor Bauer is keeping up the fight to protect his pitching career, reputation and earning power in the face of his unpaid, two-season suspension by Major League Baseball
2 months ago
Trevor Bauer ready for fight with MLB over suspension
2 months ago

Dodgers' Bauer suspended 2 seasons over alleged sex assault

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer was given an unprecedented two-season suspension without pay by Major League Baseball for violating the league’s domestic violence and sexual assault policy, a charge he denied
2 months ago
Dodgers' Bauer suspended for 2 seasons over alleged assault
2 months ago

Tigers' Cabrera gets 3,000th hit; 33rd player to reach mark

Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera has gotten the 3,000th hit of his decorated career, becoming the 33rd major leaguer to reach the mark and the first player from Venezuela to accomplish the feat
2 months ago
Tigers' Cabrera gets 3,000th hit; 33rd player to reach mark
2 months ago

Padres 1st MLB team to reach uniform ad deal, with Motorola

Major League Baseball is moving toward the trend set by soccer for advertising on uniforms
2 months ago
Padres 1st MLB team to reach uniform ad deal, with Motorola
2 months ago

Hollywood hijinx on baseball diamond

Tom Hanks brought an old friend, his "Cast Away" co-star Wilson, to help him throw out the first pitch as the Cleveland Guardians made their debut in their first game with their new name.
2 months ago
Hollywood hijinx on baseball diamond
2 months ago

Lindor, Marte shine as Mets rout Diamondbacks in home opener

Francisco Lindor homered from both sides of the plate to back another stingy start from newcomer Chris Bassitt, and the New York Mets routed the sloppy Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 in their home opener
2 months ago
Lindor, Marte shine as Mets back Bassitt to win home opener
2 months ago

MLB greats celebrate 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson

Baseball Hall of Famer, Ken Griffey Junior, 6-time All-Star and Cy Young Winner, CC Sabathia, and Robinson’s eldest grandchild celebrate Robinson, the first black man to play in the major leagues.
2 months ago
MLB greats celebrate 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson
2 months ago

Remembering Jackie Robinson’s legacy

The MLB is expected to honor the former Dodgers star on Friday, 75 years after he became the first person of color to play in the major leagues. ABC News’ Derricke Dennis has more.
2 months ago
Remembering Jackie Robinson’s legacy
2 months ago

Alyssa Nakken makes MLB history as 1st woman to coach on the field

San Francisco Giants’ assistant coach Alyssa Nakken became the first woman to coach on the field during a Major League game when she took over first base.
2 months ago
Alyssa Nakken makes MLB history as 1st woman to coach on the field
3 months ago

Donaldson lifts Yankees to opening win over Red Sox in 11th

Josh Donaldson capped his Yankees debut with an RBI single in the 11th inning, lifting New York over the Boston Red Sox 6-5 for its first walk-off win on opening day since Yogi Berra crossed the plate in 1957
3 months ago
Donaldson lifts Yankees to opening win over Red Sox in 11th
3 months ago

‘GMA’ visits Louisville Slugger Field after MLB opening day kicks off

Kentucky is welcoming visitors back since the pandemic began and showing what makes the Bluegrass State such a hit.
3 months ago
‘GMA’ visits Louisville Slugger Field after MLB opening day kicks off
3 months ago

Here’s how America’s favorite pastime is steeped in Louisville Slugger bats

The baseball bat has popped up in every facet of pop culture, but here’s what it means for sports fans and the Louisville community at large.
3 months ago
Here’s how America’s favorite pastime is steeped in Louisville Slugger bats
3 months ago

Baseball Opening Day’s 1st pitch at Louisville Slugger Field

In a minor league game, ABC News’ Kaylee Hartung threw out a first pitch in Kentucky.
3 months ago
Baseball Opening Day’s 1st pitch at Louisville Slugger Field
3 months ago

Delayed 2022 MLB season begins

ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent Jonathan Karl and ABC News Political Director Rick Klein, ABC News’ resident baseball experts, discuss the changes to this year’s baseball season.
3 months ago
Delayed 2022 MLB season begins
3 months ago

Locked in: MLB set for delayed openers after a long winter

There's a lot to catch up on from a bizarre baseball offseason before the 2022 season officially begins with first pitch at Wrigley Field
3 months ago
Locked in: MLB set for delayed openers after a long winter
3 months ago

MLB debuts anti-sign stealing technology

Electronic devices for pitchers and catchers to communicate calls could soon replace the tried and true hand signals used for more than 150 years by major league catchers.
3 months ago
MLB debuts anti-sign stealing technology
3 months ago

MLB looking at electronic system for calling pitches

Major League Baseball is stepping up its experimentation with an electronic communication channel for calling pitches
3 months ago
MLB looking at electronic system for calling pitches
3 months ago

Yanks get RH Miguel Castro from Mets for LH Joely Rodriguez

New York’s baseball teams have swapped relievers, with the Mets sending right-hander Miguel Castro to the Yankees for left-hander Joely Rodriguez
3 months ago
Yanks get RH Miguel Castro from Mets for LH Joely Rodriguez
3 months ago

DeGrom out with shoulder issue, dealing huge blow to Mets

With opening day less than a week away, every team in Major League Baseball is hoping to finish spring training without any significant injuries
3 months ago
DeGrom out with shoulder issue, dealing huge blow to Mets
3 months ago

Private investigator says drug kingpin targeted David Ortiz

A Dominican drug trafficker was jealous of Ortiz and felt disrespected by him.
3 months ago
3 months ago

Yankees, Mets and all MLB again affected by COVID in 2022

Coronavirus restrictions in Canada and New York have assured that baseball will again be affected by COVID-19 in 2022
3 months ago
Yankees, Mets and all MLB again affected by COVID in 2022
3 months ago

MLB star survives 'brutal' crash

Mets first baseman Pete Alonso says he’s thankful to be alive after another vehicle T-boned him, flipping his truck multiple times. ABC News’ Rhianon Ally has more.
3 months ago
MLB star survives 'brutal' crash
3 months ago

Mets' Alonso: No injury after car flipped over on Sunday

New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso said he wasn't hurt when his car flipped over in an accident in Tampa, Florida, on Sunday
3 months ago
Mets' Alonso: No injury after car flipped over on Sunday
3 months ago

Ozuna addresses Braves after domestic violence ban ends

He said he’s sorry for an arrest after police said they saw him attack his wife.
3 months ago
Ozuna addresses Braves after domestic violence ban ends
3 months ago

Spring forward: What to know as MLB camps open Sunday

Shohei Ohtani, Aaron Judge and the rest of baseball’s biggest stars are due at spring training Sunday for the first official day of preseason training following the end of Major League Baseball’s 99-day labor lockout
3 months ago
Spring forward: What to know as MLB camps open Sunday
3 months ago

MLB and Players Union reach new deal

Major League Baseball and the Players Union came together on a new bargaining agreement, ending a 99-day lockout.
3 months ago
MLB and Players Union reach new deal
3 months ago

MLB, players' union resume drug testing after lockout ends

Major League Baseball and the players’ association resumed drug testing after an absence of nearly 3 1/2 months
3 months ago
MLB, players' union resume drug testing after lockout ends
3 months ago

Unvaccinated MLB players can't travel to Canada to play Jays

Major League Baseball players who are not vaccinated against the coronavirus won't be allowed to travel into Canada to face the Blue Jays in Toronto and won’t be paid for those games
3 months ago
Unvaccinated MLB players can't travel to Canada to play Jays
3 months ago

MLB and Players Association reach agreement to end lockout

The Major League Baseball struck a deal to end the second-longest work stoppage in the game’s history, with spring training camps set to open March 13 and Opening Day set for April 7.
3 months ago
MLB and Players Association reach agreement to end lockout
3 months ago

Play ball! MLB players reach deal, salvage 162-game season

Major League Baseball’s acrimonious players and owners ended their most bitter money fight in a quarter-century when a divided players’ association accepted management’s offer to salvage a 162-game season that will start April 7
3 months ago
MLB players vote to end lockout, salvaging 162-game season
3 months ago

MLB lockout ends with tentative agreement

MLB and its Players Association reached a tentative agreement on a new labor deal, which officially ends the 99-day lockout and saves the 162-game season.
3 months ago
MLB lockout ends with tentative agreement
3 months ago

MLB cancels 2nd week of games as lockout continues

Major League Baseball removed two more series from the schedule amid the protracted labor dispute, with the lockout pushing opening day until at least April 14.
3 months ago
MLB cancels 2nd week of games as lockout continues
4 months ago

MLB, union bargain past midnight to salvage 162-game season

Negotiators for locked-out players and Major League Baseball bargained past midnight for the second time in a week, and Commissioner Rob Manfred’s Tuesday deadline to reach a deal preserving a 162-game season passed with no announcement
4 months ago
MLB, union meet ahead of deadline to salvage 162-game season
4 months ago

MLB players start $1M fund for workers impacted by lockout

Locked-out Major League Baseball players are starting a $1 million fund to support workers impacted by canceled games
4 months ago
MLB players start $1M fund for workers impacted by lockout
4 months ago

MLB cancels games for 1st time in nearly 3 decades

Major League Baseball canceled games for the first time in almost three decades after the league and players union failed to reach a new collective bargaining deal.
4 months ago
MLB cancels games for 1st time in nearly 3 decades
4 months ago

Opening day canceled

For the first time in 27 years, the start of the latest MLB season has been delayed because of a labor dispute. ABC News’ Andrew Dymburt has the sticking points.
4 months ago
Opening day canceled
4 months ago

Sad, not shocked: MLB fans take gut-punch of canceled games

Baseball fans reacted with a mix of resignation, dismay, sadness and anger when MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred announced Tuesday that opening day on March 31 has been canceled over a labor dispute
4 months ago
MLB fans take gut-punch of canceled games
4 months ago

MLB cancels opening day after sides fail to end lockout

The first two series of the season that was set to begin March 31 are off.
4 months ago
MLB cancels opening day after sides fail to end lockout
4 months ago

MLB officially cancels start of season

Commissioner Rob Manfred announced that the first two series of the season, roughly six to eight games, have been called off and they will not be rescheduled amid ongoing bargaining agreements.
4 months ago
MLB officially cancels start of season