Apple TV+ will have its first major sporting moment with Yankees-Red Sox

Teammate Aaron Judge No. 99 Giancarlo Stanton greets No. 27 of the New York Yankees after he scored two first-half goals during the game between the New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on Thursday, July 23, 2020 in Washington, DC. Alex Trautweg | Major League Baseball | Getty Images The most … Read more

In the background of history: what it looks like for MLB bowlers to give up a 3000 hit

Dennis Eckersley didn’t see him coming. It’s not as if the future Hall of Fame pitcher wasn’t aware of it Minnesota Twins slugger Dave Winfield was focusing on 3,000 hits. In his storied career, Eckersley felt lucky to be in Fenway Park on September 12, 1979, when red socks His teammate Karl Jastrzemsky became the … Read more

In the background of history: what it looks like for MLB bowlers to give up a 3000 hit

Dennis Eckersley didn’t see him coming. It’s not as if the future Hall of Fame pitcher wasn’t aware of it Minnesota Twins slugger Dave Winfield was focusing on 3,000 hits. In his storied career, Eckersley felt lucky to be in Fenway Park on September 12, 1979, when red socks His teammate Karl Jastrzemsky became the … Read more

Sarris: Across MLB, turnover rates are back again near their peak. Are sticky things here to stay?

Is the fight against spinning hopeless? Turnover rates around baseball are escalating again — almost back to where they were before baseball started enforcing foreign substance rules more actively in the middle of last season — perhaps due to the kind of evolution in sticky solutions that bowlers use to augment their stuff. Indeed, this … Read more

Manfred: MLB is ready to voluntarily recognize the Minor League Players Association

New York – Major League Baseball It intends to recognize the Junior League Players Association without forcing players to go through the National Labor Relations Board election process, an important decision likely to speed up the creation of the new union and reduce tension. “I believe we have informed the MLBPA today that we are … Read more

Law: Rangers’ Josh Jung, Red Sox’s Triston Casas and more September calls to watch

We’re back, with a second edition of this column, looking at important September recalls from across the majors. This isn’t a comprehensive look at every potential customer who took the call, neither It was the first editionbut a quick look at some potential clients whose September deals may be important to their clubs in October … Read more

MLB’s ruling Angel Hernandez argues 3 inverted calls in 2018 cost ALDS a place in the world championship

NEW YORK — Angel Hernandez was on course to referee the 2018 World Series before flipping three times at first base for video reviews during Game 3 of this year’s MLS series between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox, the MLB wrote in response to its latest legal filing. Cuban-born Hernandez was … Read more