Major League Baseball may have an expanded video replay system in place for next season, Vice President for Baseball Operations Joe Torre said today.
Vidal Nuno pitched five scoreless innings in his first career start and the New York Yankees defeated the Cleveland Indians 7-0 to split a doubleheader.
The New York Yankees pushed their winning streak to five by completing a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 4-2 victory.
Major League Baseball suspended umpire Fieldin Culbreth for two games for failing to follow the rules involving replacing pitchers in a game between the Los Angeles Angels and Houston Astros.
An “improper call” by umpires disallowing a game-tying home run by the Oakland Athletics against the Cleveland Indians won’t wipe out the Indians’ victory, Major League Baseball said.
Umpires made an “improper call” in disallowing what replays showed to be a home run by the Oakland Athletics against the Cleveland Indians last night, Major League Baseball said in a statement.
The New York Yankees are selling tickets at more than a 50 percent discount on the coupon website Groupon Inc. as attendance lags behind last season, even though the team is off to a better start.
The New York Yankees became the fifth team in Major League Baseball history to beat both reigning Cy Young Award winners in the same month, defeating R.A. Dickey in yesterday’s 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to complete a four-game series sweep.
Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was suspended for eight games by Major League Baseball for throwing at and hitting New York Yankees third baseman Kevin Youkilis.
Russell McBride has been a Miami Marlins fan since the Major League Baseball team’s first season in 1993.