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Miami Marlins' coronavirus outbreak pushes MLB to postpone three games

The Marlins' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees game at the Philadelphia Phillies, both scheduled for Monday night, have...

Cleveland Indians will talk with Native American leaders about team name

"We will engage Native American leaders to better understand their perspectives," team owner Paul Dolan said in a statement. Dolan said he had met...

MLB 2020 predictions: Dodgers poised to dominate in weirdest season ever

What’s quite certain to be the weirdest year in Major League Baseball history shoves off Thursday night with the familiar 162-game, six-month marathon having...

Atlanta Braves will keep name but review the 'Tomahawk Chop'

In a statement from the organization, the team said it "honors, respects and values the Native American community," adding that "as an organization, we...

Snyder took an age to drop Washington's racist nickname. And he'll...

On the eve of the 2014 season Daniel Snyder took to the airwaves to defend his claim to the racial slur that had served...

Cleveland Indians to 'determine the best path forward' regarding team name

The MLB franchise released a statement Friday, saying the team is "committed to engaging our community and appropriate stakeholders to determine the best path...

It's a whole new ballgame: Strange look coming for baseball in...

America's pastime is set to return next month, with a version of the sport never before seen in more than a century of Major...

Shooting, protests test Atlanta's image of Black prosperity

Police cars burned in the streets of Atlanta as protesters smashed windows and spray-painted graffiti outside CNN headquarters. Even during the national outcry over...

Tigers draft Torkelson first overall, move him to 3B

The Detroit Tigers announced a position change while making the first overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft, selecting Arizona State junior Spencer...

Baseball-Former All-Star and World Series-winning GM Watson dies aged 74

(Reuters) - Bob Watson, who was part of two All-Star teams and later led the New York Yankees to a World Series title as...

Coronavirus may be strike three for the Burlington Bees

Every spring, they would come.The first Burlington Bees baseball player who bunked in the basement of Sharon and Jon Graham's farmhouse in southern Illinois...

MLB teams can lay off managers, coaches, others on May 1

Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred is suspending uniform employee contracts of more than 9,000 people, which will give teams the option to lay...

Report: MLB considering radical 2020 realignment plan

Major League Baseball is considering a radical realignment plan that would scrap traditional leagues and place teams in six divisions based on spring training...

Spring training roundup: Sano homers in front of native Dominicans

Miguel Sano smacked a two-run homer in his home country as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Detroit Tigers 7-6 on Saturday at Santo Domingo...

Sports gambler accused of sending threatening messages to scores of athletes

A high-roller sports gambler, with a short temper and quick trigger on social media, was arrested Thursday and accused of sending scores of vile...

Should Astros players fear for their safety after the cheating scandal?

The Houston Astros have been punished, but has justice truly been served? That’s the big question hovering around Major League Baseball as commissioner Rob...

Astros' Martes suspended 162 games for doping violation

(Reuters) - Houston Astros pitcher Francis Martes has been suspended for 162 games without pay after testing positive for Boldenone, a performance-enhancing substance, Major...

MLB notebook: LHP Hill, wife arrested at Pats-Bills game

Free agent pitcher Rich Hill was arrested and fined, along with his wife, following an exchange with the police on Saturday before the New...

Veteran infielder Kinsler to retire after 14 seasons

Veteran infielder Ian Kinsler will retire after 14 major league seasons, with one year remaining on his contract, and make a move into the...

RHP Teheran, Angels agree to one-year, $9 million deal

Free-agent pitcher Julio Teheran has agreed to a one-year contract worth $9 million with the Los Angeles Angels, ESPN reported Thursday, citing a source....