After spending six years in the MLB, or upon being released by their current organizations, baseball players enter free agency, where they can sign with any club that offers a contract they're willing...
<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)--sm Mt(0.8em)--sm" type="text" content="Report: White Sox' La Russa hire 'ruffled feathers' in Chicago originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston" data-reactid="16">Report: White Sox' La Russa hire 'ruffled feathers' in Chicago originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Tony La Russa's new job is a bit more hands-on than his last few. <p class="canvas-atom... Read more
2:04 PM ET ESPN News Services MLB owners have voted to approve billionaire hedge fund manager Steve Cohen as the new owner of the New York Mets, it was announced Friday. The proposed purchase of 95% of the Mets by an entity of Cohen had already been approved by MLB's ownership committee. Cohen needed 23... Read more
Major League Baseball has canceled an owners’ meeting and the annual winter meetings because of the coronavirus pandemic. Owners had been scheduled to gather from Nov 17-19 in Arlington, Texas. The winter meetings had been set for Dec. 7-10 in Dallas. Agendas for both meetings will be conducted remotely if needed, MLB said Friday.
3:18 PM ET Major League Baseball on Wednesday said it is beginning an investigation into the actions of Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Justin Turner, who was pulled from Game 6 of the World Series after testing positive for COVID-19 but still took the field after the game to celebrate the title with his teammates. In... Read more
2:40 AM ET Pedro GomezMLB Close ESPN's Pedro Gomez covered the Oakland A's home and away nearly every day from 1992-97 for the San Jose Mercury News and Sacramento Bee and then became the national baseball writer and later a general columnist at the Arizona Republic before becoming an ESPN bureau reporter in 2003. SAN... Read more