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How MLB is cracking down on pitchers who may be tampering with ball

ESPN's senior MLB insider Jeff Passan discusses the baseball controversy.
42 minutes ago
How MLB is cracking down on pitchers who may be tampering with ball
June 11, 2021, 8:15 PM

Mom makes incredible catch during baseball game

It was the play of the game when this mother caught a foul ball while holding her baby.
June 11, 2021, 8:15 PM
Mom makes incredible catch during baseball game
June 4, 2021, 7:36 PM

20 of 30 MLB teams reach 85% vaccinations, relax protocols

Two-thirds of Major League Baseball’s 30 teams have been able to relax coronavirus protocols after four additional clubs qualified and raised the total to 20 franchises reaching 85% vaccinations for players and other on-field personnel
June 4, 2021, 7:36 PM
May 30, 2021, 4:37 AM

Braves OF Ozuna arrested on domestic violence charge

Charges include aggravated assault strangulation, misdemeanor family violence.
May 30, 2021, 4:37 AM
May 30, 2021, 3:53 AM

Braves star Marcell Ozuna arrested for strangling wife, throwing her into wall: Police

The outfielder signed a $65 million contract this offseason.
May 30, 2021, 3:53 AM
MLB All-Star arrested for strangling wife, throwing her into wall: Police
May 25, 2021, 12:09 PM

Boy's face lights up as he attends first MLB game

A father captured the moment his 3-year-old son first laid eyes on a big-league diamond.
May 25, 2021, 12:09 PM
Boy's face lights up as he attends first MLB game
May 19, 2021, 2:38 PM

Baseball player Kevin Pillar hit in face

Mets player Kevin Pillar was hit in the face by a 94-mph fastball during Monday’s game against the Braves. The team said he suffered multiple nasal fractures.
May 19, 2021, 2:38 PM
Baseball player Kevin Pillar hit in face
1 month ago

Hall of Famer Alomar fired by MLB over sexual misconduct

Hall of Fame second baseman Roberto Alomar has been fired as a consultant by Major League Baseball and placed on the league’s ineligible list after an investigation into an allegation of sexual misconduct
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Diversity study: MLB earns bonuses for hiring milestones

A diversity study finds Major League Baseball with slightly lower scores for racial and gender hiring but earning bonuses for social-justice initiatives and hiring milestones
2 months ago
MLB earns bonuses for hiring milestones: Diversity study
2 months ago

The Latest: NHL's Canucks say 21 players tested positive

The NHL’s Vancouver Canucks say 25 members of the organization have tested positive for the coronavirus, including 21 players
2 months ago
Brewers set to start allowing tailgating again
2 months ago

AP source: MLB moving All-Star Game to Denver's Coors Field

Major League Baseball plans to relocate the All-Star Game to Coors Field in Denver after pulling this year’s Midsummer Classic from Atlanta over objections to sweeping changes to Georgia’s voting laws, according to a person familiar with the decision
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Abbott won’t throw pitch, rebuffing MLB voting-rights stance

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declined to throw the ceremonial first pitch at the Texas Rangers' home opener
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Fallout after MLB announces it will move All-Star game out of Georgia

After a bill was signed into law to make voting more difficult in Georgia, Major League Baseball held firm and the Atlanta Braves covered up the All-Star patch on their uniforms.
2 months ago
Fallout after MLB announces it will move All-Star game out of Georgia
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MLB pulling out of Atlanta may have caused $100 million in lost revenue

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has denounced Major League Baseball for pulling out of the All-Star Game in Atlanta after the governor enacted a controversial new voting law.
2 months ago
MLB pulling out of Atlanta may have caused $100 million in lost revenue
2 months ago

MLB faces fallout after moving All-Star Game out of Georgia due to new voting law

Republican Gov. Brian Kemp fired back, stating “cancel culture” is coming for your business.
2 months ago
MLB faces fallout after moving All-Star Game out of Georgia due to new voting law
2 months ago

MLB moves All-Star Game from Atlanta after Georgia voting law passed

Georgia is striking out with Major League Baseball and now ball clubs, including the Miami Marlins, are siding with the league's decision.
2 months ago
MLB moves All-Star Game from Atlanta after Georgia voting law passed
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MLB moves All-Star Game out of Atlanta over new voting laws

Commissioner Rob Manfred pulled this year’s All-Star Game and MLB Draft out of Atlanta because he said the league “fundamentally supports” voting rights for all and “opposes restrictions” on voting.
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MLB moves All-Star Game out of Atlanta over new voting laws
2 months ago

MLB's opening day marked by a COVID-19 postponement, weather impacts and limited fans

COVID-19- and weather-related postponements and limited but enthusiastic fans marked MLB's highly anticipated opening day.
2 months ago
MLB's opening day marked by a COVID-19 postponement, weather impacts and limited fans
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How these female coaches are breaking barriers in MLB: 'Being an underdog is an advantage'

Bianca Smith and Rachel Balkovec are among the handful of women breaking barriers this season.
2 months ago
How these female coaches are breaking barriers in MLB
2 months ago

MLB to distribute $1.5M in tickets to essential workers

Major League Baseball and its teams plan to distribute $1.5 million in free tickets this season to essential workers
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How these women coaches are breaking barriers in the MLB

It’s opening day for baseball and there will be 23 female coaches on the field and in player development roles this season.
2 months ago
How these women coaches are breaking barriers in the MLB
2 months ago

1 Nationals player positive for COVID; 4 others quarantined

Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says a player for the team has tested positive for COVID-19
2 months ago
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Big changes for MLB opening day

Boston’s Fenway Park, which has been used as a vaccination site until recently, will be at 12% capacity. Fan attendance will vary at other stadiums and fans over the age of two must wear masks.
2 months ago
Big changes for MLB opening day
2 months ago

COVID safety precautions ahead of baseball’s opening day

With cases rising in 26 states, ballparks and other venues are scrambling to ensure safety. ABC News' Megan Tevrizian has details.
2 months ago
COVID safety precautions ahead of baseball’s opening day
2 months ago

MLB to relax virus protocols when 85% on field vaccinated

Card games, car pools and eating at restaurants may be back in the major leagues later this season
2 months ago
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MLB ticket prices rise

With 11 days until opening day for Major League Baseball, ticket prices are rising on the secondary market.
3 months ago
MLB ticket prices rise
3 months ago

1 MLB player tests positive for COVID-19 in past week

One major league player was positive for COVID-19 during the past week among 14,845 tests, a positive rate of 0.007%
3 months ago
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YouTube to broadcast 21 games as part of 3rd MLB season

YouTube will broadcast a Major League Baseball package of games for a third season
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Every baseball fan should know these Negro League stars | FiveThirtyEight

Senior sportswriter Neil Paine talks about some of the Negro League stars who might not be household names -- but who should be.
3 months ago
Every baseball fan should know these Negro League stars | FiveThirtyEight
3 months ago

MLB star Ian Desmond on why he chose to opt out of playing

The two-time All-Star, who currently plays for the Colorado Rockies, first shared the news on Instagram in 2020.
3 months ago
MLB star Ian Desmond on why he chose to opt out of playing
3 months ago

MLB All-Star reveals why he's opting out for 2021 season amid $70M contract

Colorado Rockies star Ian Desmond explains why he has opted out of the 2021 MLB season in the wake of the pandemic to be with family.
3 months ago
MLB All-Star Ian Desmond reveals why he's opting out for 2nd consecutive season
4 months ago

Recognizing the records and legacy of Negro League baseball

Negro League slugger Josh Gibson’s great grandson Sean Gibson discusses how Major League Baseball’s inclusion of Negro League statistics will change the record books.
4 months ago
Recognizing the records and legacy of Negro League baseball
4 months ago

MLB now recognizes the Negro League Baseball players’ statistics

The change means some long-standing baseball records have changed hands.
4 months ago
MLB now recognizes the Negro League Baseball players’ statistics
4 months ago

Seattle doing damage control with players after exec's video

Former CEO Kevin Mather attacked players in video that led to his resignation.
4 months ago
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That 70s Show: Loss by loss, a unique era of baseball fades

The past year has not been good for 1970s baseball, with the deaths of a multitude of the decade's mainstays and heroes
4 months ago
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Men seen on TikTok trespassing at Fenway Park sought by Boston police

Boston police are looking for 2 men seen in a TikTok video trespassing on the Fenway Park field
4 months ago
Police looking for men seen in TikTok video trespassing at Fenway Park
4 months ago

MLB proposes delaying start to April 28, cut to 154 games

Major League Baseball has proposed a one-month delay in starting spring training
4 months ago
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Former pitcher Scott Erickson charged with reckless driving

Scott Erickson charged in connection to hit-and-run that killed two boys.
4 months ago
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Owner of Mets and hedge fund leaves Twitter, citing threats

His family got threats apparently related to his hedge fund's activity.
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Remembering baseball legend Hank Aaron

Fans, players and even presidents are remembering the baseball great for his work on and off the field.
5 months ago
Remembering baseball legend Hank Aaron
5 months ago

Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86

Hall of Famer Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron died at 86 and was known for his illustrious Major League Baseball career, setting hitting records with the Brewers and Braves.
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Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86
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By the Numbers: Remembering Hank Aaron

The baseball legend, who died at 86, holds or held some of Major League Baseball's most storied records.
5 months ago
By the Numbers: Remembering Hank Aaron
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Remembering former Atlanta Braves great Hank Aaron

Baseball legend Henry “Hank” Aaron passed away at the age of 86.
5 months ago
Remembering former Atlanta Braves great Hank Aaron
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Timeline of Hank Aaron’s life and career

A timeline of Hank Aaron’s life and career
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A look at Hank Aaron’s career and accomplishments

 A look at Hank Aaron’s career and accomplishments
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AP Exclusive: MLB suspends political donations after DC riot

Major League Baseball is suspending all political contributions in the wake of last week’s invasion of the U.S. Capitol by a mob loyal to President Donald Trump
5 months ago
MLB suspends political donations after DC riot
5 months ago

Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93

Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
5 months ago
Tommy Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
6 months ago

Baseball Hall of Famer, knuckleballer Phil Niekro dies at 81

Niekro pitched into his 40s with a knuckleball that baffled big league hitters.
6 months ago
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AP Exclusive: MLB payrolls drop nearly $2.5B in pandemic

World Series champ Dodgers led with $98.6M, lowest top spender in 20 years.
6 months ago
MLB payrolls drop nearly $2.5B in pandemic
6 months ago

Negro Leagues officially recognized as part of Major League Baseball

The Negro Leagues, from 1920 to 1948, officially have been recognized as a part of the Major League Baseball history. About 3,400 players will now have their records included in MLB history.
6 months ago
Negro Leagues officially recognized as part of Major League Baseball