Major League Baseball

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Federal Grand Jury Subpoenas MLB Club Officials on International Dealings

The FBI has flagged club officials for certain shady transactions pertaining to youth development in Latin America.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.28.18
mlb

The Best of MLB's Players Weekend Nicknames

Among the best nicknames: Harrison Bader "Tots," Joey "Pico de" Gallo, Shane "Not Justin" Bieber, and Brad Boxberger's will blow you away.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Cleveland Indians Are (Sort of) Losing Their Racist-Ass Logo

After one more season with "Chief Wahoo," the baseball team will start to move on—though they will continue hawking it on merchandise.
River Donaghey
1.29.18
Chupacabra

Kyle Seager and Chooch Play 'Who Can Name More Animals' Before Each Game

It's hard to tell what the rules are here, but the two Seattle Mariners both seem pretty serious about it.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.27.17
sports welfare

Miami's Publicly-Funded Ballpark Won't Make Marlins Owner Jeff Loria Richer

The math behind the baseball team's pending sale shows that while stadium subsidies soak taxpayers, they don't seem to make MLB franchises much more valuable.
Neil deMause
7.10.17
la sangre

La Sangre: Baseball in San Pedro

VICE Sports explores baseball culture in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.
VICE Sports
6.21.17
Baseball

Foul Tip Cracks Marlins Home Plate Fish Tank, Which Exists Because Why?

It's as if Tony Montana designed Marlins Park.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.3.17
Major League Baseball

Paul Goldschmidt Keeps Getting Better

The Arizona Diamondbacks slugger may play for a small-market MLB squad, but his superstar swing is well worth watching.
Rian Watt
5.30.17
mlb

Big Papi Takes You on Swivel Chair Tour of His Retirement, And It's All Good

He just wants you to know that his life is chill as fuck, and that you're always invited over. Gracias, Papi.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.6.17
LGBT

Why MLB's New Hazing Policy Is a Sign of Respect, Not Political Correctness Gone Amok

The costumes used in rookie hazing were often offensive caricatures of what men idealize in women, and especially made a mockery of transgender women.
Katelyn Burns
12.21.16
milb

Minor League Baseball Sets Up PAC to Fund Opposition to Paying Players a Living Wage

Minor League Baseball is now asking people to chip in in the fight against paying players a decent wage.
Joseph Flynn
12.6.16
cuba

Trump's Stance on Cuba Could Affect MLB

Baseball, like the rest of the country, will have to wait and see what the new President does.
Mike Vorkunov
11.10.16
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