Baseball

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A6c0c46e61817f7ae594dd513e06b21d Elliott @Elliott - about 20 hours ago
MLB suspending political contributions after Capitol rampage - Reuters
Major League Baseball is suspending all political contributions after a mob exhorted by President Donald Trump rampaged through the U.S. Capitol last week, it said on Wednesday.
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C0decc0c6b5bd408c22c456fa130a368 Marie @Marie - 3 days ago
Kentucky basketball, baseball player Ben Jordan dies - Reuters Africa
Kentucky basketball, baseball player Ben Jordan dies  Reuters Africa
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A83b4d2292ad0135445fc0a7644d14c3 Joe @Joe - 3 days ago
Who Else Has Declined a Presidential Honor?
Bill Belichick, who turned down the Presidential Medal of Freedom, is not the first person to decline the award. Jacqueline Kennedy and Moe Berg, the baseball player, also said no.
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Efd687c46d03677522c615b86a341217 Emmie @Emmie - 4 days ago
Francisco Lindor Talks Mets, Pizza and Contract Extensions
In a news conference following his trade from Cleveland, the star shortstop showed enthusiasm for his new team and his new city.
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - 5 days ago
A Stark Divide in California’s Surge
Monday: The state is having two distinct pandemics, north and south. Also, remembering Tommy Lasorda.
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 6 days ago
Former LA Dodgers manager Lasorda dies aged 93 - Reuters
Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, one of baseball's most engaging personalities and an ambassador for the sport, has died at the age of 93, the Major League Baseball team said on Friday.
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517b70d8d6fde87cc5b8e754959e4212 Ezequiel @Ezequiel - 7 days ago
Tommy Lasorda, a Dodger From His Cleats to His Cap, Dies at 93
“Cut my veins, and I bleed Dodger blue,” said Lasorda, who managed the club to two World Series championships in a decades-long Hall of Fame career.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 8 days ago
Red Sox coach Smith sets sights on MLB managerial role - Reuters
Bianca Smith, who this week became the first Black woman coach in professional baseball when she was hired by the Boston Red Sox, hopes to be manager of a Major League Baseball club one day.
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A2a551348d8c100384339e6c21255e06 Abbie @Abbie - 19 days ago
Baseball-Braves great Niekro dead at age 81 - Reuters
Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro, who was famous for confounding batters with his mystifying knuckleball, died in his sleep at age 81, the Atlanta Braves said on Sunday.
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9c02f74a2060b9a7d8d9cd41fd6c26ed Clarissa @Clarissa - 19 days ago
With Phil Niekro's Death, Baseball Has Lost the Knuckleball and Its Master
Phil Niekro is the seventh member of the Baseball Hall of Fame to die this year. The pitch he perfected also appears to be lost.
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A59a299a48e660a4cad891f05afdefa8 Geovany @Geovany - 20 days ago
Al Michaels wins Ford Frick Award - Reuters
Former play-by-play announcer Al Michaels was named the winner of the Ford C. Frick Award for broadcast excellence on Wednesday by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - 21 days ago
MLB gives 1920-1948 Negro Leagues 'Major League' status - Reuters UK
Major League Baseball (MLB) is elevating the Negro Leagues of 1920 through 1948 to "Major League" status, MLB Commissioner Robert Manfred said on Wednesday, calling the move a correction of "a longtime oversight".
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2cb2f1cf49e001b23749fba977acd24a Casper @Casper - 26 days ago
No Chiefs, Braves, Blackhawks and Seminoles. Remove Indigenous Names Now.
The Chiefs, Braves, Blackhawks and Seminoles need to follow the Cleveland baseball team in dropping their offensive names.
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62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - 26 days ago
Baseball Hall of Fame Hopes to Contextualize Problematic Inductees
Rather than remove the plaques of its most problematic inductees, the Baseball Hall of Fame is hoping to explain them.
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517b70d8d6fde87cc5b8e754959e4212 Ezequiel @Ezequiel - 28 days ago
Patrick Quinn: Ice Bucket Challenge activist dies aged 37
The New Yorker's battle with the incurable ALS disease helped to make global the fundraising campaign.
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9c02f74a2060b9a7d8d9cd41fd6c26ed Clarissa @Clarissa - 28 days ago
MLB gives 1920-1948 Negro Leagues 'Major League' status - Reuters India
Major League Baseball (MLB) is giving the Negro Leagues of 1920 through 1948 to "Major League" status, MLB said on Wednesday, calling the move a correction of "a longtime oversight."
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - 29 days ago
MLB gives Negro Leagues 'Major League' status - Reuters.com
[NFA] Major League Baseball is giving the Negro Leagues of 1920 through 1948 "Major League" status, MLB said on Wednesday.
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9c02f74a2060b9a7d8d9cd41fd6c26ed Clarissa @Clarissa - 30 days ago
MLB gives Negro Leagues 'Major League' status | Reuters Video - Reuters UK
[NFA] Major League Baseball is giving the Negro Leagues of 1920 through 1948 "Major League" status, MLB said on Wednesday.
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40e54b9707df84c11f580308a13132cb Hulda @Hulda - 30 days ago
M.L.B. Will Add Negro Leagues to Official Records
More than 3,400 players from seven leagues that operated from 1920 to 1948 will now be considered major leaguers in a move that will shake up the record books.
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Ed258c85465a50dee9e6425ecf24849d Wilmer @Wilmer - 30 days ago
Manny Ramirez, 48, Brings His Bat to the Sydney Blue Sox
The Sydney Blue Sox were stunned that Manny Ramirez, 48, wanted to join the Australian Baseball League. They’re counting on the former superstar to raise baseball’s profile in the country.
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1f7b605070774dac8bb3c859143de9d2 Jeffrey @Jeffrey - 30 days ago
Major League Baseball recognising segregated leagues is 'long overdue'
Major League Baseball officially recognises the separate leagues of black players between 1920 and 1948, saying the move was "long overdue".
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Aafc872a384e36f0c748991d0e7580c6 Minnie @Minnie - about 1 month ago
Spiders favored for Cleveland's next mascot name - Reuters
The Cleveland Spiders remain the favorite to become the Major League Baseball team's next mascot following Sunday night's report that the franchise will drop Indians after 105 years.
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62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - about 1 month ago
Jared Porter Wants the Mets to Win the Season, Not the Off-Season
The team’s new general manager has four World Series rings. He hopes he can add another to his collection.
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39b1531710d6d8cc8cd7a9a0bb2d9867 Ryleigh @Ryleigh - about 1 month ago
Spiders? Cleveland Baseball Team Is In Search of a New Name
As fans speculate what name Cleveland will choose to replace “Indians,” the team’s past presents some fairly odd options.
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Aafc872a384e36f0c748991d0e7580c6 Minnie @Minnie - about 1 month ago
Cleveland Makes Name Removal Official, Saying It Is ‘Moving Forward’
The baseball team’s process is being lauded by many rights groups for its thoughtful reconsideration of the name “Indians.”
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