Adam Wainwright isn't thinking about retirement as he heads into his final season under contract with the St. Louis Cardinals. He made that abundantly clear Thursday at Roger Dean Stadium, where the veteran right-hander assembled the media to inform them he'd very much appreciate not being inundated with questions about his future all summer long. […]
Baseball’s 31st spring training camp will operate behind closed doors. The MLB Players Association is barring all media from attending the union-operated free-agent training camp in Bradenton, Fla., a union spokesperson confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday night. MLBPA executive director Tony Clark declined to comment to AP about the media ban. Amid the […]
NEW YORK (AP) The Major League Baseball Players Association is keeping media out of its free-agent training camp at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.
David Price has had a rocky time with Boston’s sports media, seemingly from the moment he signed a seven-year, $217-million contract before the 2016 season. He may already know the perfect brain to pick on how to go about dealing with the strain. Legendary Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez had his fair share of difficulties […]
The San Diego Padres appeared to be on the verge of a major splash Wednesday night, hinting on both Instagram and Twitter that a deal with free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer was close. Psych. On Thursday morning, a Padres official said a hacker was responsible for the Hosmer-related photo and tweets, adding that those social […]
Former Reds shortstop Barry Larkin hosts a group of MLB big leaguers and prospects every offseason in sunny Orlando, Florida. Former Madeira High School standout Andrew Benintendi of the Boston Red Sox cut his long hair. Yes, without asking you first. Some reactions via Twitter: An MLB.com Cut4 article
Major League Baseball executive Bob Bowman has been forced out after years of alleged workplace misconduct, report Rachel Bachman and Brian Costa of the Wall Street Journal. Bowman headed up MLB Advanced Media, the media juggernaut that allows you to watch baseball on basically every device. According
Giancarlo Stanton takes questions in his first press conference since being traded from the Marlins to the Yankees 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 […]
MLB.com is on the scene in and around Dodger Stadium for World Series Media Day as players, coaches and managers from the Astros and Dodgers discuss their paths to the World Series presented by YouTube TV.
“The Yankees are rebuilding this year. The starting rotation isn’t strong enough to keep them afloat. Aaron Judge isn’t actually an MVP candidate. There’s no way they’ll beat the juggernaut Cleveland Indians.” At one point, countless analysts uttered those words about the New York Yankees this season. And at the times those statements were made, […]
A great number of New York Yankees fans aren’t thrilled with manager Joe Girardi after the team’s 9-8 loss in Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians. And Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman is apparently right there with them. After the Yankees’ loss Friday night, Chapman’s Instagram account liked a comment […]
The Atlee Junior League softball team show in a previous team photo. (Junior League World Series) The Atlee Junior League softball team was removed from the World Series championship game on Saturday after posting an inappropriate photo on social media. According to the Richmond-Times Dispatch, Little League officials were made aware of the photo, which shows […]