Monthly Archives: August 2017

Jones: Major League Baseball strikes out by forcing Houston to play – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.com Jones: Major League Baseball strikes out by forcing Houston to playTampabay.comWhy hasn't Major League Baseball postponed these games? Why isn't Major League Baseball doing the right thing by allowing the Astros players to be home with their loved ones

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TEX-HOU moved to Rays’ park; millions donated – MLB.com

MLB.com TEX-HOU moved to Rays' park; millions donatedMLB.comMajor League Baseball announced on Monday that the Astros' upcoming home series vs. the Rangers had been relocated to Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, home of the Rays, starting on Tuesday. The Astros'

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It’s time for MLB to institute a DUI policy – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports It's time for MLB to institute a DUI policyYahoo SportsKANSAS CITY, Mo. – Every time a Major League Baseball player is charged with driving under the influence, it's a reminder that baseball, the sport that has lost more

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The most and least favorable schedules in the final month – ESPN

ESPN The most and least favorable schedules in the final monthESPNAt the time Major League Baseball rosters expand from 25 to 40 players on Friday, that's the number of days of baseball remaining in the 2017 regular season. You've got

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MLB Power Rankings: Last gasp for the World Series Royals as we know them – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com MLB Power Rankings: Last gasp for the World Series Royals as we know themCBSSports.comI picture the Jake Taylor speech from "Major League" where he says there's only one thing left to do, "win the whole [effing] thing." Of course,

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Major League Baseball and the pursuit of mediocrity – Beyond the Box Score

Beyond the Box Score Major League Baseball and the pursuit of mediocrityBeyond the Box ScoreThe second wild card slot, and the incentives it provides to MLB's mediocre, is one of the best features of the game today. Beyond that, the

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Indians Owner Paul Dolan Says Team, MLB ‘Not Aligned’ on Chief Wahoo Logo – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Indians Owner Paul Dolan Says Team, MLB 'Not Aligned' on Chief Wahoo LogoBleacher ReportCleveland Indians owner Paul Dolan says the team and Major League Baseball are still not on the same page regarding how to handle the club's

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Major League Baseball, union discussing pace-of-play changes for 2018 – ESPN

ESPN Major League Baseball, union discussing pace-of-play changes for 2018ESPNCHICAGO — Major League Baseball is having conversations with the players' association over possible changes designed to speed the pace of play, and commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday he hopes to

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Major League Baseball: A campaign against the pitch clock – Around the Foghorn

Around the Foghorn Major League Baseball: A campaign against the pitch clockAround the FoghornMajor League Baseball has undergone a lot of changes this decade, and as a pure baseball traditionalist, it's been way too much for me. I've been able

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Baseball Loosens Rules and Opens Door to a Vibrant Weekend … – New York Times

New York Times Baseball Loosens Rules and Opens Door to a Vibrant Weekend …New York TimesKris Bryant of the Cubs will wear custom-designed cleats honoring a charity, Wings for Life, this weekend. Baseball has relaxed its uniform rules for three

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