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MLB Suspends Robert Osuna 75 Games

MLB Suspends Robert Osuna 75 Games

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna received a 75-game suspension without pay on Friday for violating the domestic violence policy of Major League Baseball, announced the league. The Blue Jays closer, who is 23, agreed he would... 
Union: Concern Over Payroll Cuts by Miami and Pittsburgh

Union: Concern Over Payroll Cuts by Miami and Pittsburgh

The Major League Baseball Players Association, concerned after both the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins cut payroll, has taken a step toward attempting to force changes in the behavior of clubs. The players union announced it... 
Despite Hurricane Devastation Puerto Rican League Begins

Despite Hurricane Devastation Puerto Rican League Begins

Puerto Rico was left devastated this summer by Hurricane Maria and large areas of the Caribbean Island remain with no electricity to date. So it seemed impossible that the winter league baseball season would be played. Carlos Baerga... 
Major League Baseball Hopes New Punishments Make a Point

Major League Baseball Hopes New Punishments Make a Point

The commissioner’s office of Major League Baseball is trying to change the behavior of everyone who works in the league. Steroid penalties have been harsh at 80 games suspension for a first timer, 162 games for a second and a lifetime... 
Major League Baseball Trade Rumors Begin to Swell

Major League Baseball Trade Rumors Begin to Swell

Major League Baseball is full of trade rumors at the start of the All-Star Game break. Rumors abound as teams use the four days off to search for the player or players that might push them over the top and into the postseason or help... 
Spring Training Could Start Pitchless Intentional Walks This Week

Spring Training Could Start Pitchless Intentional Walks This Week

This week could see the start of pitchless intentional walks during spring training. Major League Baseball’s commissioner Rob Manfred announced the change and the players’ association said it would agree that the change taking... 
Brian McCann Could Be Traded by New York Yankees

Brian McCann Could Be Traded by New York Yankees

The New York Yankees are rumored to have finally found a partner to trade Brian McCann the veteran catcher, according to a daily in New York City. Though this report does not give the name of the other team that is involved, it does... 
Nine of 10 Playoff Spots Still Open for MLB Postseason

Nine of 10 Playoff Spots Still Open for MLB Postseason

With just this weekend and next left in the 2016 Major League Baseball regular season, teams continue to battle for playoff berths. The National League Central is the only division race that is decided as the Chicago Cubs clinched... 
Miguel Cabrera Joins Exclusive Group with 2,500th Hit

Miguel Cabrera Joins Exclusive Group with 2,500th Hit

In Cleveland, on Sunday late afternoon, the Detroit Tigers beat the AL Central rival Cleveland Indians for just the second time all season. The Tigers are an unthinkable 2-13 versus the Indians this season and that is a big reason... 
Monday Night: Ten Teams Battling For Postseason, Playing Head to Head

Monday Night: Ten Teams Battling For Postseason, Playing Head to Head

The race between the American League East’s top four clubs could not be much closer than it is on September 12, as the season comes down to the last 20 games. Just four games are what separates first place, which is held by the Boston... 
Joey Votto One Of Baseball’s Best Hitters But Recognized By Few

Joey Votto One Of Baseball’s Best Hitters But Recognized By Few

In a recent game, Joey Votto had what many would consider a usual night for the Cincinnati Red star. Votto was 1 for 3, had three walks and reached base on four occasions. Cincinnati is going through a complete rebuild with many pundits... 
Owners in MLB Closer to Talking About Radical Rule Changes

Owners in MLB Closer to Talking About Radical Rule Changes

A big overhaul in the rules of Major League Baseball could be in the making, with some so unprecedented that current players and traditionalists of the sports will like vehemently oppose them. Limiting changes in pitchers, restricting... 
MLB Deadline Is Today, Who Will Changes Teams?

MLB Deadline Is Today, Who Will Changes Teams?

The Major League Baseball trade deadline arrives on Monday at 4:00 and there are a number of trades still on the table needing finalizing. There will be no MLB games on the schedule until 7:00 p.m. Monday meaning all day the focus... 
Dreams Do Come True Just Ask Willson Contreras

Dreams Do Come True Just Ask Willson Contreras

The Chicago Cubs top catching prospect swung at the first pitch and hit a home run. In baseball that does not sound so strange, but this was the first official bat for Contreras in the majors and he connected for a 415-foot home run... 
Rougned Odor Lands Right Cross on Face of Jose Bautista

Rougned Odor Lands Right Cross on Face of Jose Bautista

Baseball fans were given more for their money on Sunday when the Texas Rangers hosted the Toronto Blue Jays. In the eighth inning of the game on Sunday, a brawl broke out between Jose Bautista the Toronto DH and Texas Rangers second... 
New York Yankees Return to Respectability Will Come from the Mound

New York Yankees Return to Respectability Will Come from the Mound

If anyone is wondering from where the New York Yankees will return to respectability, it covers an area that is 60 feet and 6 inches from home plate. If the Yankees hope to become relevant during the 2016 MLB regular season they are...