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Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager MLB Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager , The League 3:22pm, January 13

Cheaters never prosper in Major League Baseball. Pete Rose broke the rules and has been kept out of the Hall…

Don Larsen, Who Threw Only Perfect World Series Game, Dies at 90 MLB Don Larsen, Who Threw Only Perfect World Series Game, Dies at 90 , 10:27am, January 2

NEW YORK (AP) — Don Larsen, the journeyman pitcher who reached the heights of baseball glory when he threw a…

Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ National Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ , Editor 10:00am, December 23

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

Stephen Strasburg, Nationals Reach Record $245 Million Deal MLB Stephen Strasburg, Nationals Reach Record $245 Million Deal , 4:23pm, December 9

SAN DIEGO (AP) — World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg is staying with the Washington Nationals. The right-hander has agreed to…

Ex-MLB Slugger Josh Hamilton Charged With Child Injury MLB Ex-MLB Slugger Josh Hamilton Charged With Child Injury , 1:59pm, October 31

KELLER, Texas (AP) — Former All-Star slugger Josh Hamilton has been charged with injury to a child after his 14-year-old…

President Trump Gets Boos, “Lock Him Up” Chants at World Series MLB President Trump Gets Boos, “Lock Him Up” Chants at World Series , 10:37am, October 28

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's low-profile appearance Sunday night at Game 5 of the World Series came at a…

Astros Fire Brandon Taubman, Apologize to SI’s Reporter: “We Were Wrong” MLB Astros Fire Brandon Taubman, Apologize to SI’s Reporter: “We Were Wrong” , Editor 4:00pm, October 24

Houston Astros closer Roberto Osuna gave up a game-tying, two-run home run in Game 6 of the ALCS. The New…

MLB Umpire, 52, Dies 2 Weeks After Working Playoffs MLB MLB Umpire, 52, Dies 2 Weeks After Working Playoffs , 10:39am, October 21

Eric Cooper, the Major League Baseball umpire who worked the AL Division Series two weeks ago, has died. He was…

Relive the Night Reggie Jackson Became “Mr. October” MLB Relive the Night Reggie Jackson Became “Mr. October” , The League 2:03pm, October 11

Baseball is a sport of clutch hitting. The best of the best want to step to the plate in high-leverage…

David Ortiz’s Vodka Prank Took Frank Thomas by Complete Surprise MLB David Ortiz’s Vodka Prank Took Frank Thomas by Complete Surprise , 1:06pm, October 11

Throughout his MLB career, it’s no secret former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz loved to have fun. It’s what…

Mets Star Pete Alonso Donates Custom Cleats, Bat to 9/11 Museum MLB Mets Star Pete Alonso Donates Custom Cleats, Bat to 9/11 Museum , 2:02pm, October 1

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets slugger Pete Alonso visited the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Tuesday to donate…

Carlos Correa Donates $10,000 to Texas Family After Police Officer’s Murder MLB Carlos Correa Donates $10,000 to Texas Family After Police Officer’s Murder , 11:31am, October 1

For Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, this is a busy time. The MLB All-Star is back healthy and ready to…

Remember Dock Ellis’ No-Hitter on LSD? Neither Did He. MLB Remember Dock Ellis’ No-Hitter on LSD? Neither Did He. , The League 5:40pm, September 11

Baseball is facing a clash between the old and the new. The 60-something-year-olds want to preserve baseball's unwritten rules and…

MLB Honors 9/11 with Special Hats, Donations to U.S. Memorial Sites MLB MLB Honors 9/11 with Special Hats, Donations to U.S. Memorial Sites , Editor 11:55am, September 11

For six days after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, Major League Baseball came to a grinding halt. Our…

This Video of a Dodgers Fan Filming Himself Catch a Home Run Ball is Awesome MLB This Video of a Dodgers Fan Filming Himself Catch a Home Run Ball is Awesome , 4:19pm, September 9

I have been to countless Major League Baseball games. Out of all the games I have attended in my life,…

Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Died Of Alcohol, Fentanyl, Oxycodone MLB Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Died Of Alcohol, Fentanyl, Oxycodone , 4:55pm, August 30

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died from a toxic mix of the powerful painkillers fentanyl…

This Nun’s Absolutely Perfect First Pitches Will Never Get Old MLB This Nun’s Absolutely Perfect First Pitches Will Never Get Old , The League 3:35pm, August 29

The ceremonial first pitch of an MLB game is not always pretty. Rapper 50 Cent and basketball player John Wall…

Vince Naimoli, Original Owner of Tampa Bay Rays, Dies at 81 MLB Vince Naimoli, Original Owner of Tampa Bay Rays, Dies at 81 , 4:09pm, August 26

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Vince Naimoli, the original owner of the Tampa Bay Rays who ended the region's long pursuit…

Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ National Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ , Editor 10:00am, December 23

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager MLB Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager , The League 3:22pm, January 13

Cheaters never prosper in Major League Baseball. Pete Rose broke the rules and has been kept out of the Hall…

Don Larsen, Who Threw Only Perfect World Series Game, Dies at 90 MLB Don Larsen, Who Threw Only Perfect World Series Game, Dies at 90 , 10:27am, January 2

NEW YORK (AP) — Don Larsen, the journeyman pitcher who reached the heights of baseball glory when he threw a…