Sharon Robinson visited the sparkling new Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy on Wednesday and shared some of the lessons that helped her father, Jackie, overcome so many barriers in his life and career.
Tony Gwynn's remarkable life will be highlighted on the MLB Network special 'Mr. Padre'
A decade after the Mitchell report rocked baseball, Joe Morgan brought MLB’s steroid investigation back to the forefront of the Hall debate. Senator Mitchell discusses the lasting impact of the report and its place in the Cooperstown conversation.
Major League Baseball remembers the legacy of Roberto Clemente and his impact in the baseball community Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Former Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on January 19, 2000, that the 30 Major League Club owners voted unanimously to centralize all of Baseball’s Internet operations into an independent technology company. […]
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After it was revealed Friday that Aaron Boone was among six candidates for the New York Yankees‘ managerial job, few believed the ESPN analyst with zero coaching experience had a real chance to land one of the most coveted jobs in sports. Many were intrigued by longtime bench coach Rob Thomson, who had served in […]
The thought of Roy Halladay's Hall of Fame induction ceremony was so delightful because, on that day, he would have to smile – something he studiously avoided doing for all those years he was the greatest pitcher on the planet. (There were, at times, extenuating circumstances; if you throw a no-hitter in the postseason, you're […]
HOUSTON — The line is thin, sometimes, between being on the brink of elimination and being in control. Baseball has taught us this many times over. One pitch a few inches off the plate. One hop on a grounder. One deep fly ball hit one foot too short or one foot over an outfielder’s glove. […]
What struggles? Clayton Kershaw came into Tuesday's start in Game 1 of the World Series carrying a bit of a reputation in some corners for wilting under the bright lights of October. Much of this came from two specific starts against the Cardinals in the 2013 and '14 playoffs, respectively, when he allowed a combined […]
Every person involved with both the Dodgers and Astros has something at stake during this World Series, but here are 10 who stand out among the rest.
The Astros did a long list of things right in defeating the Yankees, 2-1, in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World. But it begins with Dallas Keuchel performing at his best in front of a roaring crowd of 43,116 at Minute Maid Park.
Matt Cain’s pending retirement puts an exclamation point on the end of this Giants era. Cain’s 13-year career began in 2005. He teamed in the rotation with Tim Lincecum and Madison Bumgarner to win the World Series three times. He threw to MVP catcher Buster Posey.