Banning Shifts, Ending 7-Inning Double-Headers And Extra-Inning Runners: Rob Manfred Weighs MLB Rule ChangesBanning or limiting defensive shifts would be an effort to restore Major League Baseball to how it was played before offense was suffocated by analytics, according to baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred.
MLB Crackdown On Sticky Stuff Looks Like Another Failure Of Rob Manfred EraMLB had a bit of a problem. Rob Manfred appears to have made it much worse.
MLB Threatens Pitchers With 10-Game Bans For Altering BallsPitchers will be ejected and suspended for 10 games for using illegal foreign substances to doctor baseballs in a crackdown by Major League Baseball that will start June 21.
David Price Calls Out MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred For Not Prioritizing Player HealthDavid Price let his grievance with Rob Manfred fly on social media.
Marlins' Coronavirus Outbreak Puts Sports World -- And NFL -- On NoticeMajor League Baseball and the sports world at large are being forced to take a step back and reassess just about everything when it comes to holding a professional sports season in the midst of a raging pandemic.
Rob Manfred Admits That MLB Didn't Want To Play More Than 60 GamesAfter all of the acrimony and bad publicity, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred ... kind of just said that it was all a waste of time.
Everyone's A Loser In MLB After Players Reject Owners' OfferWelcome to the "bad guy" club, baseball players. You're now as bad as anyone.
Reports Say MLB, Players Are Nearing Deal For A 2020 Season -- But Nothing Close YetBelieve it or not, there is some optimism on the baseball front. A 2020 season may actually happen.
Why Are Our Sports Commissioners So Bad?Is being largely terrible, mostly uncreative, incredibly stiff and painfully tone-deaf a prerequisite for the job? Or is it a symptom? It's getting hard to tell.
MLB Players Rip Rob Manfred: 'No One Believes Your Bluff, Bud'After MLB commissioner Rob Manfred went on ESPN and said he was not confident there would be a 2020 season, players took to social media to rip him and baseball owners.
Rob Manfred Not Confident Baseball Will Be Played In 2020, Less Than A Week After Having 100 Percent CertaintyJust five days after being 100 percent confident that baseball will be played in 2020, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred now has some doubts.
Hurley: Everyone In Baseball Needs To Shut UpWith each statement they make, MLB owners and players are hurting the sport of baseball. It's time to shut up.
Alex Cora Speaks Out Against 'Mastermind' Accusations In Astros' Sign-Stealing SchemeThe now-former Red Sox manager who is suspended for the 2020 season wants to set the record straight after Major League Baseball and the Astros organization singled him out as the "mastermind" of the entire operation.
Rob Manfred Says 100 Percent Chance Of MLB Season In 2020Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says there is a “100%” chance of big league ball this year.
Trevor Bauer Roasts MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Once AgainIf you were to ask the average baseball fan about how well commissioner Rob Manfred is doing his job, you'd likely get responses that run the gamut. If you were to ask Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer, your answer would be a little bit more definitive. And it wouldn't be very nice.