The Ball Is Juiced. Who Cares?
Home runs are flying out of ballparks across Major League Baseball. Fans and writers are whispering conspiracies about a juiced baseball. Here's the thing: it's about damn time.
Has Rob Manfred Been Emboldened by Roger Goodell and Deflategate?
Manfred has the express authority to make unilateral changes thanks to the CBA. Sound familiar?
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MLB Has Another Dumb Idea to Improve Pace of Play
MLB is trying to speed up games, but it should really take more time to think these ideas out.
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MLB Docks Cardinals First Two Draft Picks, $2 Million for Hacking Astros Database
Commission Rob Manfred also put the former Cardinals executive on the permanently banned list.
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MLB and MLBPA Extend Collective Bargaining Agreement Through 2021
One of the most important changes: the All-Star Game will no longer determine home field advantage for the World Series.
MLB Lockout Would Be an Appropriate Ending to 2016
Are we a week away from a baseball lockout? It seemed unthinkable, but apparently it's a possibility.
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.
MLB Commissioner Gives David Ortiz a Pass on Failed PED Test from 2003
Commissioner Rob Manfred says the survey used to inform MLB's PED policy was unreliable—at least in the case of the beloved David Ortiz.
The Latest in Rob Manfred's Crazy Ideas: Limiting Relief Pitcher Appearances
Here we go again: Rob Manfred has a wacky idea to fix baseball.
Former Minor Leaguer To Sue MLB, Manfred, Selig for Misconduct During Biogenesis Investigation
Neiman Nix, a former minor leaguer, said MLB's actions during its Biogenesis investigation ruined his anti-aging clinic.
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If MLB Really Wants Shorter Games, It Needs to Figure Out Instant Replay
Baseball is still trying to figure out how to make instant replay work. This year, replays are shorter, but so much more frequent that games are longer anyway.
MLB to Move Puerto Rico Games Over Zika Virus Concerns
The MLB Players' Union will be making donations to programs that combat the Zika virus in Puerto Rico.
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