Category Archives: MLB

Major League Baseball is a professional baseball organization and the oldest of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. A total of 30 teams play in the National League and American League, with 15 teams in each league.

Basketball Study: Baseballs’ inconsistent seams, player behavior caused homer spike

Basketball Study: Baseballs’ inconsistent seams, player behavior caused homer spike

SAN DIEGO — Baseballs used during the 2019 regular season had less drag on average, contributing to a power surge that resulted in a record number of home runs, according to a study commissioned by Major League Baseball and released by the league Wednesday. The report produced by a committee of science professors said inconsistencies…

MLB removes marijuana from drugs of abuse; will now test for opioids

MLB removes marijuana from drugs of abuse; will now test for opioids

It is the first American sports league to lessen punishment for marijuana use.December 12, 2019, 9:25 PM5 min read MLB has become the first major American sports league to remove marijuana from its list of drugs abuse. The league, in association with its players union, announced the changes to its Joint Drug Program on Thursday…

Basketball Miami joins growing MLB trend toward artificial turf, changes coming to Marlins Park in 2020

Basketball Miami joins growing MLB trend toward artificial turf, changes coming to Marlins Park in 2020

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins will join Major League Baseball’s trend toward artificial turf by installing the surface at Marlins Park for 2020, and they’ll move in the fences for the second time in four years. CEO Derek Jeter said an artificial surface solves the challenge the Marlins have had growing grass in the…

Basketball Tricia Whitaker catches up with Kevin Cash at the Winter Meetings

Basketball Tricia Whitaker catches up with Kevin Cash at the Winter Meetings

Video Details Dec 10, 2019 at 12:21p ET | FOX Sports Florida | Duration: 2:06 ALAL EastFOX Sports FloridaFOX Sports Sun – RaysMLBNLNL WestTampa Bay RaysTommy Pham FOX Sports Sun’s Tricia Whitaker sat down with Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash during the MLB Winter Meetings to get his thoughts on trading Tommy Pham and…

Basketball Twins’ Nelson Cruz named to All-MLB first team

Basketball Twins’ Nelson Cruz named to All-MLB first team

FOX Sports North Dec 10, 2019 at 9:12p ET Minnesota Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz is a member of the inaugural All-MLB first team, revealed Tuesday. Cruz is the Twins’ lone representative on both the first and second team, which were determined via a fan vote and a panel of experts. The fan vote and…

Basketball Manfred meets with Bernie Sanders over minor league proposal

Basketball Manfred meets with Bernie Sanders over minor league proposal

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders met Monday with baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to discuss MLB’s proposal to that would drop 42 minor league teams from their leagues after the 2020 season. MLB is negotiating a new agreement with the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues, the governing body of the minors.…