MLB Press Releases
Thursday, April 24, 2014
New York's Pineda disciplined
New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended for 10 games for possessing a foreign substance on his person during the bottom of the second inning of his Club's Wednesday, April 23rd game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Milwaukee-Pittsburgh discipline issued
Discipline has been issued to four players who were involved in the on-field altercation between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Pittsburgh Pirates in the top of the third inning of Sunday's game at Pittsburgh's PNC Park, Major League Baseball announced today.
Morneau named NL Player of the Week
Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau has been named National League Player of the Week for the week ending April 20, 2014. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Kouzmanoff named AL Player of the Week
Texas Rangers third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff has been named American League Player of the Week for the week ending April 20, 2014. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Cardinals starters on this week's "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave"
Anchors of one of the best starting rotations in Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals pitchers Shelby Miller, Michael Wacha and Adam Wainwright are the featured guests on this week's episode of "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave."
Bryce Harper travels back in time in new "For the Love of Baseball" TV spot
Celebrating his "throwback" style of play, the latest spot from Major League Baseball's "For the Love of Baseball" campaign sees Washington Nationals All-Star outfielder Bryce Harper traveling through time, inserted seamlessly into old footage of baseball history. Throughout the spot, Harper visits legendary players like Babe Ruth and Ted Williams on their old fields in a virtual black-and-white time machine, suggesting his style of play would make him a good fit in any era.
Seattle's Choi suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Seattle Mariners first baseman Ji-Man Choi has received a 50-game suspension.
MLB Names Twins First Baseman Joe Mauer 2014 All-Star Ambassador
Minnesota Twins First Baseman Joe Mauer has been named Major League Baseball's 2014 All-Star Ambassador.
Spring weather draws large crowds at ballparks across the Majors
Long-awaited spring weather around the country led to one of the best-attended April weekends in history, Major League Baseball announced today.