Stadium deaths: Are Major League Baseball facilities safe enough? – USA TODAY


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Stadium deaths: Are Major League Baseball facilities safe enough?
USA TODAY
Major League Baseball has “a responsibility to reasonably address the safety of their millions of loyal fans,” said a lawsuit filed on behalf of the family of Greg Murrey, who died after falling from the upper deck at Turner Field in Atlanta in 2015

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Major League Baseball should expand into Mexico – Bless You Boys (blog)


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Major League Baseball should expand into Mexico
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MLB commissioner Robert Manfred held a press conference on Tuesday, during which he discussed several topics including ballpark security and Statcast data. One thing he mentioned was the possibility of playing major league games and/or putting …

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MLB & Team News – MLB.com


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MLB & Team News
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Major League Baseball was well represented at the 10th annual Sports Business Awards on Wednesday with five nominations and three awards. Commissioner Rob Manfred was on hand at the Marriott Marquis in New York City to accept one of the night's …
MLB Metrics 101: The 10 Most Underrated Stars of BaseballBleacher Report
MLB sounds serious about expansion into Mexico for regular-season games soonCBSSports.com

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9 MLB players enjoying breakout offensive seasons in 2017 – For The Win


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9 MLB players enjoying breakout offensive seasons in 2017
For The Win
Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and thus so, too, is the time in every MLB season when we must stop dismissing early returns as the whimsical byproducts of small sample size and start considering which surprise stars are poised for lasting success.

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Photos: Diamondbacks knock Brewers out of first in NL Central – Madison.com


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Photos: Diamondbacks knock Brewers out of first in NL Central
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Tom Lynn; 12 hrs ago. Milwaukee Brewers starter Zach Davies pitches to an Arizona Diamondbacks batter during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn). Diamondbacks Brewers Keon Broxton photo. 2 …

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American League scout on A’s defense: “Oh, man.” – The Mercury News


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American League scout on A's defense: “Oh, man.”
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“When you look at Vogt and the numbers, you think maybe he's trying to rush things,” manager Bob Melvin said. “Yeah, it's an issue.” Melvin's big league career was built around playing defense, so it's no small matter to him to be in charge of Team

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Five Asian Players Making Waves in Major League Baseball – NBCNews.com


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Five Asian Players Making Waves in Major League Baseball
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Major League Baseball's history of diversity, especially in the 21st century, has brought forward a proud legacy of players of Asian descent who have made an impact through the years. Players such as Hideki Matsui, Hideo Nomo, Hee-Seop Choi, Hung-Chih …

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Last year, Trea Turner took Major League Baseball by storm. So … – Washington Post


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Last year, Trea Turner took Major League Baseball by storm. So …
Washington Post
Late last season, when Trea Turner had pulled out a match, struck it against the bottom of his spike, and promptly torched the National League as if it had been …

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Is MLB thinking about an expansion team in Mexico? – NJ.com


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Is MLB thinking about an expansion team in Mexico?
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Is Mexico the next frontier for Major League Baseball? Commissioner Rob Manfred sure made it sound that way when recently discussing the idea of playing regular season games in Mexico, per MLB.com. "We think it's time to move past exhibition games and …

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Major League Baseball to launch virtual reality viewing experience – MarketWatch


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Major League Baseball to launch virtual reality viewing experience
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Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred on Thursday announced the league's premier live-game streaming app MLB At Bat will launch a virtual reality experience for watching games. The new app, MLB At Bat VR, will be available for download …
Major League Baseball and Facebook Announce Friday Streaming DealNewsweek
MLB, union to discuss ways to speed up gameESPN
Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this weekABC News
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