The Baseball Assistance Team (B.A.T.) announced today that it has created the "Commissioner Bud Selig Leadership Award," which will be presented each year at the "Going to Bat for B.A.T."
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Yankees Minor League catcher Ryan Baker has received a 50-game suspension without pay for refusing to take an off-season drug test, a violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association today released the annual public report from the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program's Independent Program Administrator.
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MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball and award-winning mobile developer, today unveiled a new mobile game, MLB.com Franchise MVP.
Subscriptions to MLB.com At Bat, the 10th highest grossing mobile app in App Store history, are now available as holiday gifts for the first time.
A full Postseason share for the 2013 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox was worth $307,322.68, while a full share for the National League Champion St. Louis Cardinals registered at $228,300.17, Major League Baseball announced today.
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MLB Network will air more than 30 live hours of coverage from the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings headquarters in Orlando, Florida next week with special editions of Hot Stove, Intentional Talk, Inside MLB and MLB Tonight, starting with MLB Tonight this Sunday, December 8 at 8:00 p.m. ET.
The 40-year history of baseball's designated hitter is examined tonight in Behind the Seams: Decoding the DH, a one-hour show narrated by Bob Costas and produced for MLB Network by MLB Productions, premiering at 9:00 p.m. ET.
It was one of the most hotly debated topics of the year: baseball's unwritten rules. Is it okay for a player to admire a home run? Are home plate collisions part of the game or on their way out? Should the game police itself? MLB Network's Bob Costas, Jim Kaat, Harold Reynolds and Tom Verducci discuss retaliation, on-field celebrations, bunting during a no-hitter, stealing signs and how these rules have changed in the last 50 years in MLB 2013: Unwritten Rules, a special one-hour roundtable show airing this weekend.
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