Monthly Archives: January 2015

MLB acknowledges progress in process for Yoan Moncada to reach free agency – Yahoo Sports

Headlines & Global News MLB acknowledges progress in process for Yoan Moncada to reach free agencyYahoo SportsMajor League Baseball reminded teams Saturday to hold off on signing Cuban players, indicating it could receive “guidance by early next week” from the

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Major League Baseball roundup – Eurosport

Major League Baseball roundupEurosportMinor-league pitcher Tyler Gonzales was suspended for 100 more games and three other minor-leaguers were banned for 50 games Friday for violations of Major League Baseball's drug policy. Gonzales, a right-hander who was suspended 50 games in …Rockies

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Major League Baseball Whiffs in Attempt to Appeal Ruling Over TV Rights Deals – Hollywood Reporter

Bleacher Report Major League Baseball Whiffs in Attempt to Appeal Ruling Over TV Rights DealsHollywood ReporterLast August, U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin issued a surprising decision in a proposed class-action lawsuit brought by fans of Major League Baseball and the

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Kris Bryant tops our 2015 rankings of MLB’s top 100 prospects – ESPN

ESPN Kris Bryant tops our 2015 rankings of MLB's top 100 prospectsESPNI also exclude Cuban players who are considered professional free agents by Major League Baseball by virtue of their experience in Cuba's Serie Nacional de Béisbol. This list includes

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How Selig saved Major League Baseball – New York Post

New York Post How Selig saved Major League BaseballNew York PostIn January 1995, baseball was prostrate. Starting Aug. 12, 1994, the 232-day strike and lockout — the eighth work stoppage in Major League Baseball history, the third in-season stoppage in

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Courtesy Major League Baseball As commissioner, Manfred’s signature is now … – ESPN

ESPN Courtesy Major League Baseball As commissioner, Manfred's signature is now …ESPNThe Manfreds stayed overnight at a Howard Johnson's on Rte. 119 in Elmsford, and young Rob was introduced to the wonders of Carvel ice cream. His father also admonished

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Cubs legend Ernie Banks remembered for unwavering optimism – The State

The State Cubs legend Ernie Banks remembered for unwavering optimismThe StateCHICAGO — Fans and friends paid tribute to legendary Chicago Cubs slugger Ernie Banks on Saturday, recalling how he helped break baseball's color barrier during a Hall of Fame career

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Bill Kearns, 93, of Milton; longtime baseball scout – Boston Globe

Bill Kearns, 93, of Milton; longtime baseball scoutBoston GlobeBill Kearns, who spent years balancing scouting for Major League baseball with coaching and teaching at Somerset and Weymouth high schools, believed a player's demeanor was as important as his skills. “Body

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Hey NFL, Major League Baseball has better system of protecting its balls – SportingNews.com

Hey NFL, Major League Baseball has better system of protecting its ballsSportingNews.comNot to break your balls or anything NFL. But Major League Baseball appears to have a different and better system of safeguarding their game balls from cheating and chicanery.

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Major League Baseball: Rockies bring their brand to youth clinic in Woods Cross – Deseret News

Major League Baseball: Rockies bring their brand to youth clinic in Woods CrossDeseret NewsWOODS CROSS — It's not often that a group of teenage boys gets to rub shoulders with a couple of top-notch Major League Baseball players. But it

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