St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras was killed in a car accidentSunday in the Dominican Republic, The Associated Press reports. He was 22.read more
Bud Selig will step down from his post as Commissioner of Major League Baseball following the 2014 season, the MLB Public Relations team announced on Twitter Thursday.
Selig, who has held the position for more than two decades, will retire when his term ends on January 24, 2015. Selig helped usher in a new era for the sport by implementing...read more
New York Yankees' third baseman Alex Rodriguez was suspended by Major League Baseball through the 2014 season for violating the league's anti-doping protocols, The New York Times reports.
Pending an appeal, Rodriguez is barred for 211 games, which is the longest ban by the league for a doping violation. Rodriguez, 38, was among 13 players suspended, but the other 12 were only barred for 50 games each. Monday's ruling was the largest...read more