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The Oakland A's have put together their highest profile international amateur free agent signing class in more than five years. Where will those players start their 2017 seasons in the…
02.22 / 17:37
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Schedules for the Padres' Triple-A, Double-A and Single-A clubs during spring…
02.22 / 17:37
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The union has resisted many of MLB’s proposed innovations, but is willing to accept the intentional walk c…
02.22 / 17:35
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Mets manager Terry Collins spoke with the media on Wednesday in Port St.…
02.22 / 17:26
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Mets general manager Sandy Alderson join's SNY's Gary Apple to discuss Michael Conforto, Travis d'Arnaud, and…
02.22 / 17:26
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FORT MYERS, Fla. — The first spring training start is usually forgotten. Sure, there was Boston College’s Johnny Ayers hitting a first-pitch double against Daisuke Matsuzaka (having heard the pitcher proclaim he would be throwing a fastball for his first pitch as a Red Sox). That will always be the be-all, end-all spring training debut…
02.22 / 17:26
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The New York Yankees will hold Derek Jeter Night on Mother’s Day, May 14. And if fans want to be the ballpark for the momentous event, it’s going to cost them.The highly anticipated pregame event, where Jeter will have his No. 2 jersey retired and be enshrined in Monument Park, has prompted the Yankees to dramatically inflate ticket prices for the evening tilt against the Houston Astros.For instance, the Yankees ticket website has some bleacher tickets priced between $140-$155.…
02.22 / 17:17
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Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis offered a quick thought on the newest MLB rule change allegedly intended to speed up the game. To some, baseball games take too long. To others, the length of game is all part of the experience. Regardless, MLB decided to make a rule change yesterday, allowing managers to signal […] Cleveland Indians: Jason Kipnis Tweets About New MLB Rule Change - Wahoo's on First - Wahoo's on First - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion…
02.22 / 17:11
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Major League Baseball and the players’ union have approved a change to rules concerning intentional walks. From now on managers will be able to call an intentional walk from the dugout. Pitchers will no longer have to lob four pitches to the catcher. The rule change comes as part of MLB’s continued efforts to pick…
02.22 / 17:08
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Josh Hamilton's road back to the majors could have hit a major snag. The 35-year-old felt pain in his left knee while running on Tuesday and is en route to Houston to visit a surgeon, according to Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Hamilton's history of knee related issues are well known as the veteran outfielder has gone under the knife three times, most recently last May which resulted in him missing the entire 2016 season. The orthopedist he is visiting in Houston also…
02.22 / 17:01
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Alex Rodriguez has been able to improve his public image drastically in the years since his suspension for performance-enhancing drugs, and the retired slugger credits the Steinbrenner family for affording him the opportunity to turn things around."Being a Yankee means everything to me," Rodriguez told reporters Tuesday, according to the New York Daily News. "I'm grateful for Hank and Hal (Steinbrenner) for the opportunity they gave me to rehab my life, get my life back in order from the…
02.22 / 17:01
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NEW YORK (AP) — The players' association has agreed to Major League Baseball's proposal to have intentional walks without pitches this y…
02.22 / 16:42
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Twins righty Ryan O'Rourke has pitched in 54 big league games. He has barfed before almost every one of them. No, really: Through his first 54 big-league outings over the last past two years, O’Rourke estimates he emptied the contents of his stomach close to every time. “I don’t do it in the public’s eye,” […]…
02.22 / 16:28
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A highly successful event for the Norfolk State baseball program and the City of Norfolk is returning to Harbor Park on April…
02.22 / 16:28
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A rule change is coming to Major League Baseball this season to improve the pace of play, but it likely... Read More…
02.22 / 16:28
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Steady rain in Fort Myers is expected for most of the day. Twins have to make sure pitchers remain on their throwing…
02.22 / 16:27
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NEW YORK (AP) - The players' association has agreed to Major League Baseball's proposal to have intentional walks without pitches this year. While the union has resisted many of MLB's proposed innovations, players are willing to accept the intentional walk change. "As part of a broader discussion with other moving…
02.22 / 16:26
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The longtime MLB umpire is most known in Michigan for blowing Armando Galarraga's perfect game bid on June 2,…
02.22 / 16:26
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While some of my colleagues (cough, Ben, cough) would probably prefer to eliminate the position altogether, catcher rankings are one of my favorite pieces to write each year. I mean how can you not revel in the challenge of finding fantasy production among a pool of players who generally bat low in the order and […] The post Fantasy Baseball: Catcher Rankings (Roto) appeared first on…
02.22 / 16:12
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