Monthly Archives: May 2013

High-profile prospects ready for MLB debut – USA TODAY (blog)

Montreal Gazette High-profile prospects ready for MLB debutUSA TODAY (blog)The clock is ticking more loudly for some of the top prospects in baseball – the game allegedly played without a clock. Spring pitching sensation Michael Wacha will start for the

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MLB, union end talks for world draft in 2014 – USA TODAY

MLB, union end talks for world draft in 2014USA TODAYUnder the collective bargaining agreement reached in November 2011, the sides held discussions about a draft and MLB had the right to inform the union by Saturday if it planned to

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These MLB records are made to be broken – USA TODAY

These MLB records are made to be brokenUSA TODAYWith the baseball season one-third exhausted, it's difficult to apply the phrase "fast start" to anyone's achievements. Two months of the season have passed, and though the All-Star break is six weeks

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MLB hosts tutorials on groundskeeping techniques – MLB.com

MLB.com MLB hosts tutorials on groundskeeping techniquesMLB.comWith the help of skilled practitioners like Murray Cook, Major League Baseball brought groundskeeping back to the grass-roots level this week. Cook, MLB's field clinic coordinator, led a pair of tutorials in Houston and

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Top Draft prospects get NCAA regional action – MLB.com

Top Draft prospects get NCAA regional actionMLB.comThe road to Omaha began Friday with regional action around the country in the NCAA Division I baseball tournament, including some first-round thrills and some possible future Major League talent on display. In one

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Baseball to host Draft showcase in Puerto Rico – MLB.com

New York Mets Baseball to host Draft showcase in Puerto RicoMLB.comKim Ng, senior vice president of baseball operations for Major League Baseball, Carmen Yulín, the Mayor of San Juan, Ramon Orta, Puerto Rico's Secretary of Recreation and Sport, and former

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Selig optimistic about outlook on attendance – MLB.com

MLB.com Selig optimistic about outlook on attendanceMLB.comBy Paul Hagen / MLB.com | 5/31/2013 8:27 P.M. ET. print; e-mail. "The rivalry week of Interleague Play has given us a good lift," Commissioner Bud Selig said. (Richard Drew/AP). Attendance at Major League

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MLB, union end talks for world draft in ’14 – Yahoo! Sports

MLB, union end talks for world draft in '14Yahoo! SportsUnder the five-year labor deal agreed to in November 2011, the sides held discussions about a draft and MLB had the right to inform the union by Saturday if it planned

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Images crafted of favorite players usually not far off – MLB.com

Images crafted of favorite players usually not far offMLB.comDeep inside, we like to think we know our favorite players, even though we base our mental image of them on a very tiny amount of information — a glimpse of their

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MLB Notebook: One run is often enough for Bucs – MLB.com

MLB Notebook: One run is often enough for BucsMLB.comThe Major League record for most innings pitched in a shutout game is 18, a mark shared by four hurlers. One of the four, the Senators' Walter Johnson, put together his historic

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