Major League Baseball
The Miami Marlins began addressing their issues in the infield Tuesday when the team signed free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million deal. But the Marlins still have plenty of holes to fill to become a contender.
While football season is hitting the home stretch; the Miami Marlins are quietly trying to make some moves to help the team improve over last year’s second-worst season in team history.
The outgoing mayor of St. Petersburg says he doesn’t believe that Major League Baseball wants to stay in Pinellas County or even the Tampa Bay area.
After throwing a temper tantrum earlier this week, suspended New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, and Major League Baseball, must wait for an arbitrator’s decision on his 211-game suspension for using performance enhancing drugs.
The Boca Raton Police Department has reopened an investigation into the theft of documents related to baseball’s inquiry into whether Alex Rodriguez used performance-enhancing drugs.
One of baseball’s ongoing dilemmas is how to speed the game up for modern fans. But a new plan may actually make an average game even longer. Major League Baseball says it’s virtually certain all the new systems for expanded instant replay will be in place for opening day.
Baseball star Alex Rodriguez now wants his lawsuit against Major League Baseball and commissioner Bud Selig to go back to state court while the MLB said it wants to move to dismiss the case altogether.
Fans may be excused if they have a hard time believing anything that comes from Miami Marlins management, but team president David Samson came out Thursday swinging with bold predictions for next season.
The values of professional sports franchises has been accelerating at a breakneck speed in recent years, especially in the NFL. But Major League Baseball teams are no slouches when it comes to breaking the bank.
Alex Rodriguez’s lawyers were blocked from holding a news conference Monday with a person they described as a “major league baseball whistleblower” when the commissioner’s office obtained an order from the arbitrator hearing the case.