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Generic shot of the London Olympic Stadium, Stratford on May 2, 2013
MLB "working hard" on London game in 2017
MLB's commissioner Rob Manfred reveals that the league are "working hard" on bringing a regular-season game to London.
Jan 27, 19:28
Generic shot of the London Olympic Stadium, Stratford on May 2, 2013
Olympic Stadium to host baseball games?
Plans to stage a Major League Baseball game in Europe have been boosted as London's Olympic Stadium looks poised to become one location following advanced negotiations.
Nov 22, 01:18
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell on August 11, 2015
Red Sox coach John Farrell in remission
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell reveals that he is in remission after battling non-Hodgkin's lymphoma since August.
Oct 23, 03:27
Yogi Berra attends the 32nd Annual Thurman Munson Awards at the Grand Hyatt on January 31, 2012
American baseball legend Yogi Berra dies at the age of 90
New York Yankees baseball legend and 13-time World Series champion Yogi Berra passes away at the age of 90.
Sep 23, 08:10
Emergency medical staff help a fan that fell from the upper deck of Turner Field during the game between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees on August 29, 2015
Fan dies after fall at Atlanta Braves game
An investigation is underway after a fan died following a fall during a Major League Baseball game at the Atlanta Braves' Turner Field.
Aug 30, 15:58
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FBI investigating St Louis Cardinals for hacking Houston Astros' networks
The FBI is investigating the St Louis Cardinals amid allegations that they hacked into the computer networks of the Houston Astros.
Jun 17, 00:17
Jenrry Mejia #58 of the New York Mets throws a pitch during a game against the Houston Astros at Citi Field on September 28, 2014
New York Mets player Jenrry Mejia suspended for 80 games for failed drugs test
New York Mets baseball player Jenrry Mejia is suspended for 80 games after testing positive for banned substance stanozolol.
Apr 13, 09:13
Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson in action against San Francisco 49ers on September 15, 2013
Russell Wilson: "I would honestly play two sports"
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson reveals that he has not given up on his ambition to play baseball as well as the NFL.
Apr 12, 22:47
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Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals finally agree two-year contract
First baseman Eric Hosmer agrees a new £9m two-year contract with the Kansas City Royals.
Feb 19, 00:45
Oscar Taveras #18 of the St. Louis Cardinals tips his hat as he walks off the field after the Cardinals lose to the San Francisco Giants 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014
St Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras dies in car accident
St Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras is killed along with his girlfriend in a car accident in the Dominican Republic at the age of just 22.
Oct 27, 03:11
Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees on October 18, 2012
Banned baseball star Alex Rodriguez: "I'm fighting for my life"
New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez says that he is fighting for his life following a 211-game ban for alleged doping offences.
Aug 6, 11:06
Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees on October 18, 2012
Alex Rodriguez banned for record 211 games
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is banned for a record 211 games by Major League Baseball.
Aug 5, 20:35
San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey in action on March 8, 2013
Buster Posey signs record-breaking contract with San Francisco Giants
Buster Posey signs a nine-year contract extension worth $167m with the San Francisco Giants, breaking the record for the longest ever Major League deal for a catcher.
Mar 29, 22:42
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Magic Johnson to become owner of Los Angeles Dodgers
Former Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Magic Johnson is to become the new owner of baseball side Los Angeles Dodgers.
Mar 28, 16:32
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Greg Halman killed, brother arrested
Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman dies from stabs wounds as police arrest his brother over the incident.
Nov 21, 12:36
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Kidnapped baseball player found alive
Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos is found alive in Venezuelan mountains days after his capture by armed men.
Nov 12, 11:54
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Tony La Russa announces retirement
The St Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa confirms his retirement at the age of 67.
Oct 31, 15:26
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Cardinals beat Rangers in World Series final
St Louis Cardinals beat Washington Rangers 6-2 in the deciding game of the World Series final.
Oct 29, 08:53
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Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera breaks saves record
New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera registers save number 602.
Sep 20, 09:28