Baseball Report: MLB Looking To Enforce Rules On Pitchers Using Foreign SubstancesThere have been complaints and murmurs throughout the season about pitchers' use of foreign substances to gain more spin on the ball. Now, the league is looking into cracking down.
Palladino: Hall Of Famer Joe Torre Honors Guys Who Did It RightSunday was about doing it by the rules. This crop of Hall of Famers achieved their stats playing it clean in an unfortunate era where chemicals overshadow its greats.
Baseball Hall Of Fame Cuts Election Eligibility From 15 Years To 10They changes are effective immediately and will be reflected in 2015 Hall of Fame voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Hall Of Fame Weekend: Massive Crowds Expected In Cooperstown For Torre & Co.Last year's numbers were way down because no living person was inducted. The magic is back this year with some of baseball's most revered names preparing their speeches.
6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of FameTaking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.
Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa Headed To Hall Of Fame"I got choked up real quick," Torre, who won four World Series titles managing the Yankees, said on WFAN radio Monday. "It's something I'm sort of in a daze right now about."
Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.
Cardinals Are Doing Just Fine Without Three-Time MVP PujolsThe St. Louis Cardinals have remained an elite franchise in the years following slugger Albert Pujols' departure to the Los Angeles Angels.
Boomer & Carton: Tony La Russa Is The Cat's MeowWord is these days La Russa is enjoying retirement with his 17 cats. Yes, 17 felines live with him in his home.
MLB Appears Set For Vast Expansion Of Video Review By Umpires Major League Baseball appears set for a vast expansion of video review by umpires in 2014 and is examining whether all calls other than balls or strikes should be subject to instant replay.
Joe Girardi Not 'Trying To Reinvent The Game' By Batting Pitcher 8thGirardi took the unusual step Wednesday to help protect his left-handed heavy lineup against a Rockies bullpen filled with left-handed relievers.
Cardinals' Shelby Miller Shows True Ace UpsideIf Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.
MLB, T-Mobile To Introduce Wireless Dugout-To-Bullpen PhonesEven dugouts and bullpens might not need that old landline soon. Can you hear me now?
Palladino: Starting Cain Over Dickey Is Right CallBy the time the yelling and screaming subsides sometime around the Friday’s regular season restart, you’ll think letting Matt Cain pitch the first three innings was something akin to Tony La Russa punching R.A. Dickey in the throat.
Mets' Dickey Hopes All-Star Start Snub Wasn't Based On KnuckleballOwner of the best record in baseball, R.A. Dickey was hoping to become the first knuckleballer to start an All-Star game since Dutch Leonard in 1943. A 12-1 record wasn't good enough.