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Major League Baseball chief operating officer Rob Manfred has been elected as the sport's next commissioner following a contentious day of meetings between owners. Manfred, who has served as a league executive since 1998, will officially replace the retiring Bud Selig and become...
Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington announced Tuesday that center fielder Andrew McCutchen is dealing with a fractured left rib, though the reigning National League MVP will avoid a stint on the disabled list for now. The injury, which Huntington termed to be an...
The Boston Red Sox made sure this year's deadline day was far more interesting than last season's, when the biggest names moved were Jake Peavy, Ian Kennedy and Bud Norris, and the Tampa Bay Rays added the exclamation point at the end of it all. Boston traded long-time ace Jon...
The Chicago Cubs have traded infielder Darwin Barney and cash considerations to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a player to be named later. Barney was designated for assignment on July 22 after batting .230 with 10 doubles, two home runs and 16 RBI in 72 games for the Cubs this...
The Indianapolis Indians, in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Pirates, have announced that former No. 1 overall draft pick (2011) and current Pirates ace Gerrit Cole is scheduled to start for the Tribe against the Toledo Mud Hens at 7:05 p.m. Saturday as part of a major league...
Former Braves Tom Glavine, Bobby Cox and Greg Maddux entered the Hall of Fame together. The Atlanta Braves won 14 straight division championships, and a big part of the success came from manager Bobby Cox along with former Cy Young Award winners Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine. The...
Derek Jeter has been the face of Major League Baseball for two decades, while the torchbearer for the unofficial title as the game's best player has fluctuated between Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout. Those storylines proved no different Tuesday, as the future Hall-of-Fame...
Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez and St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Adam Wainwright have been selected as the starting pitchers for the 2014 All-Star Game at Target Field. American League manager John Farrell of Boston and National League skipper Mike Matheny of St. Louis...
Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes is in good company with Ken Griffey Jr. Cespedes beat Cincinnati's Todd Frazier, 9-1, in the final round to win the Home Run Derby for the second straight year. The A's slugger became the first back-to-back winner since Griffey captured the 1998 and '99...

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