MLB Press Releases
Baseball and softball legends to appear at MLB All-Star FanFest
Numerous legends of Major League Baseball and the Miami Marlins will make appearances at MLB All-Star FanFest from July 7th-11th at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Fans will have the opportunity to receive free autographs and participate in question-and-answer sessions and clinics led by former players, all included with the price of MLB All-Star FanFest admission.
Baseball and Softball Legends To Appear At MLB All-Star FanFest
Numerous legends of Major League Baseball and the Miami Marlins will make appearances at MLB All-Star FanFest from July 7th-11th at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
Jake Lamb Named National League Player of the Week
Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb has been named the National League Player of the Week for the period ending May 21st. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
J.D. Martinez Named American League Player of the Week
Detroit Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 21st. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Minor League Baseball Becomes Official Partner of 'PLAY BALL' Initiative
Major League Baseball today announced that Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) has become an official partner of the 'PLAY BALL' initiative, the sport's largest collective effort to encourage young people to participate in baseball- or softball-related activities.
Commissioner Announces Reconstituted Competition Committee
Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr. today announced the composition of a reconstituted Competition Committee, which is charged with studying all aspects of the game and advising the Commissioner and Club Owners on on-field matters.
Baseball & Softball Combine to Become Most Participated Team Sports in U.S.
With nearly 25 million participants, baseball and softball combined to rank as the most participated team sports in the United States in 2016 according to the annual report produced by the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA), Major League Baseball announced today.
MLB announces two All-Star Week fan events in Miami
Major League Baseball today announced details for two All-Star Week fan events: the first-ever Electric Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike, and the first-ever MLB All-Star Zumba® experience, both taking place at Miami's Bayfront Park. Fans can register now for both events here.
Three Minor League players suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that three Minor League players have been suspended following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.