Monthly Archives: February 2015

Major League Baseball in Talks With Cuba – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Major League Baseball in Talks With CubaWall Street JournalGOODYEAR, Ariz.—Cuba could be a spring training destination once more. Major League Baseball is considering playing future spring exhibition games on the island nation and baseball hotbed that used

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Share “Collected Wisdom: Former Major League…” – NewsOK.com

Share “Collected Wisdom: Former Major League…”NewsOK.comFormer major league pitcher Dave Dravecky speaks to members of the Oklahoma Christian University faculty during a luncheon in Oklahoma City, Okla. on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman CHRIS LANDSBERGER …

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New MLB chief: Must cut ‘dead time’ from baseball – CNBC

CNBC New MLB chief: Must cut 'dead time' from baseballCNBCSpeeding up the game of baseball, legalized sports betting and recreational drug use among players were among the topics that new Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred discussed with CNBC on

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MLB explains pace-of-game rules – ESPN

ESPN MLB explains pace-of-game rulesESPNDUNEDIN, Fla. — Major League Baseball began briefing its 30 teams this week on its new pace-of-game rules, and clubs are learning that the ramifications will have an impact on a variety of areas, from mid-inning

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Josh Hamilton meets with MLB – ESPN

USA TODAY Josh Hamilton meets with MLBESPN"I can say that Josh is going to meet with league officials in New York," Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto told the newspaper. "At this point I have no other information to offer." Hamilton's

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MLB To Address Pace Of Play – ESPN

ESPN MLB To Address Pace Of PlayESPNThe league, which announced the changes with the MLB Players Association, established a pace-of-game committee in September aimed at making recommendations to speed up games, which grew to a record average of 3 hours,

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Big Papi to Major League Baseball on new pace-of-play rules: Go ahead, fine me – Fox News Latino

Chicago Tribune Big Papi to Major League Baseball on new pace-of-play rules: Go ahead, fine meFox News LatinoAnother part of the initiative agreed to by MLB and the players' association will be the installation of clocks in stadiums to limit

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Braves’ Upton out 6-to-8 weeks – The State

Marietta Daily Journal Braves' Upton out 6-to-8 weeksThe StateThe 30- year-old is slated to resume baseball activities in early April. Upton, who is using his birth first name this season after going by "B.J." previously in his career, sustained the

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Five fixes for Major League Baseball’s pace of play problem – Cubbies Crib

FOXSports.com Five fixes for Major League Baseball's pace of play problemCubbies CribThere's a lot of talk about the new rules that Major League Baseball is putting into place in regards to the pace of play. Some players seem to be

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MLB notebook: White Sox ace Sale out with broken right foot – Tribune-Review

MLB notebook: White Sox ace Sale out with broken right footTribune-ReviewCuba and the U.S. have a long-time connection through baseball. Several Cuban-born players have become stars on MLB teams. Major league teams regularly held spring training camps in Cuba in

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