A Wisconsin law requiring voters to present a government-issued photo ID before being allowed to cast their ballots suppresses votes, a lawyer challenging the measure told a U.S. judge at the close of a two-week trial.
Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera was voted American League Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, and Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen won the National League award.
Major League Baseball’s commissioner sued to compel the head of the public-relations firm Sitrick & Co. to comply with a subpoena issued by a panel arbitrating a dispute with New York Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez.
Students who dream of starting a high-tech company may aim for Stanford University, while those who want to be scientists target the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. If running a Major League Baseball team is on your to-do list, it pays to attend Amherst College.
Bud Selig’s retirement as Major League Baseball commissioner after next season will end two decades of stewardship that included recovery from a steroid scandal and an era of labor peace after losing the 1994 World Series to a players strike.
The Atlanta Braves, St. Louis Cardinals and Oakland Athletics clinched Major League Baseball playoff berths, while the New York Yankees’ postseason chances took another hit with a 2-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants.
Ryan Braun, the National League’s Most Valuable Player, has the backing of Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio as he challenges a drug test result that may land him a 50-game suspension should the findings be confirmed.
The Milwaukee Brewers reached their first National League Championship Series, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings today to win a decisive fifth game in their first-round playoff series.
Ryan Braun, the former Most Valuable Player, formally apologized yesterday and acknowledged he “deserved to be suspended” by Major League Baseball for the final 65 games of this season for drug violations.