The Major League Baseball community is heeding warnings about the dangers of smokeless tobacco use, according to New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman.
Alex Rodriguez’s appeal of a 211-game doping suspension was officially filed with an independent arbitrator by the Major League Baseball Players’ Union.
Los Angeles Dodgers players could file for free agency if the team can’t make payroll, Major League Baseball players union spokesman Greg Bouris said in an e-mail.
The World Series will have just ended as a judicial Fall Classic may determine whether Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has complete power over the sport he has controlled for almost two decades.
Major League Baseball players, umpires and officials will meet on Dec. 3 to discuss player- umpire relations and may include expanded use of instant replay, ESPN reports .
Major League Baseball will seek the option to discipline players involved in off-the-field cases such as driving under the influence when labor contract talks begin after this season.
"The MLBPA filed the grievance today."
- Greg Bouris on Aug 07, 2013