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  • 5/26/2015 | Griffey Jr., Five Hall of Famers Headline 2015 MLB Draft Club Reps

    Five Hall of Famers, four Most Valuable Players, one World Series-winning manager, 23 All-Stars and two former number one overall selections are among the baseball legends scheduled to represent the 30 Clubs at Major League Baseball's 2015 Draft, it was announced today.

  • 5/26/2015 | Braun and McCutchen named NL Co-Players of the Week

    Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers and Andrew McCutchen of the Pittsburgh Pirates have been named National League Co-Players of the Week for the period ending May 24th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/26/2015 | Mike Napoli named American League Player of the Week

    Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 24th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/26/2015 | Five Royals among AL leaders in first voting update for All-Star Game

    The defending American League champion Kansas City Royals, who own the best record in the AL at 28-16 (.636), have five players among the AL leaders in the first voting figures for the 86th All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 14th at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, it was announced today. Thus far, online voting totals are up 100 percent in comparison to 2014. The first National League voting results will be announced tomorrow.

  • 5/25/2015 | Baltimore's Matusz disciplined

    Baltimore Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz has received an eight-game suspension for having a foreign substance on his arm.

  • 5/22/2015 | Milwaukee's Smith disciplined

    Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Will Smith has received an eight-game suspension for having a foreign substance on his arm during the bottom of the seventh inning of his Club's Thursday, May 21st game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. Joe Garagiola Jr., Senior Vice President of Standards & On-Field Operations for Major League Baseball, made the announcement.

  • 5/21/2015 | First Participants for MLB All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game Announced

    The All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game is the second game of an exciting doubleheader at Great American Ball Park on All-Star Sunday.

  • 5/19/2015 | Majestic Athletic Announces Jersey Days in Every MLB City

    Majestic Athletic, makers of the official on-field uniform of Major League Baseball, in partnership with MLB and its 30 Clubs, today officially announced Jersey Day celebrations in every Major League city.

  • 5/18/2015 | Bryce Harper named National League Player of the Week

    Slugger Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals has been named National League Player of the Week for the period ending May 17th, marking his second consecutive weekly honor. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/18/2015 | Brad Miller of the Seattle Mariners named American League Player of the Week

    Seattle Mariners shortstop Brad Miller has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 17th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/15/2015 | All-Star FanFest Scavenger Hunt in Cincinnati

    Next week, Major League Baseball will launch a T-Mobile All-Star FanFest Scavenger Hunt in Cincinnati beginning Monday, the 18th through Friday, the 22nd giving fans the chance to win a Golden Ticket package to T-Mobile All-Star FanFest, which will take place from July 10th to the 14th at the Duke Energy Convention Center.

  • 5/13/2015 | Major League Baseball to Host Showcase for International Prospects

    Major League Baseball will host a showcase for international prospects at Rod Carew Stadium in Panama City, Panama on Tuesday, May 19th and Wednesday, May 20th.

  • 5/11/2015 | Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals named NL Player of the Week

    Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals has been named National League Player of the Week for May 4th-11th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/11/2015 | Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees named AL Player of the Week

    New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 10th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/11/2015 | 2015 MLB draft order announced

    Major League Baseball will hold day one of the 2015 MLB Draft on Monday, June 8th at MLB Network's Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey.

  • 5/8/2015 | 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.

  • 5/8/2015 | Cincinnati's Votto Disciplined

    Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto has received a one-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for making contact with Umpire Chris Conroy following the top of the third inning of the Club's Wednesday, May 6th game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.

  • 5/4/2015 | Adrian Gonzalez voted the Budweiser presents National League Player of the Month

    Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has been voted the Budweiser Presents National League Player of the Month for April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Nelson Cruz named the American League Player of the Month

    Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz has been voted the Budweiser Presents American League Player of the Month for April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Devon Travis named the American League Rookie of the Month

    Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis has been named American League Rookie of the Month for April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Alex Guerrero named National League Rookie of the Month

    Alex Guerrero of the Los Angeles Dodgers has been named the National League Rookie of the Month for April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Gerrit Cole voted National League Pitcher of the Month

    Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole has been voted the National League Pitcher of the Month for the month of April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Dallas Keuchel named the AL Pitcher of the Month for April

    Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel has been voted American League Pitcher of the Month for April.

  • 5/4/2015 | Paul Goldschmidt named National League Player of the Week

    Paul Goldschmidt of the Arizona Diamondbacks has been named National League Player of the Week for April 27th-May 3rd. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/4/2015 | Altuve and Reddick named the AL Co-Players of the Week

    Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve and Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick have been named the American League Co-Players of the Week for the period ending May 3rd. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.

  • 5/4/2015 | MLB announces winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl Contest

    Major League Baseball today announced the winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. Winners selected to represent each of the 30 MLB Clubs will be recognized on-field at Major League ballparks on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 10th, or on an alternative date for clubs that are away.

  • 5/4/2015 | Updated "Franchise Four" balloting results announced

    Major League Baseball today released the updated current leaders of the "Franchise Four" campaign, which allows fans to vote for the most impactful players who best represent each Major League franchise and several other significant categories in the sport's history. The winners of the month-long period of fan voting on MLB.com/FranchiseFour will be announced during pregame ceremonies before Baseball's 86th All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 14th at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati on FOX.

  • 5/1/2015 | Major League Baseball umpires to host auction for Umps Care Charities

    Major League Baseball (MLB) umpires will offer up more than 300 items that include priceless autographed sports memorabilia, one-of-a-kind VIP experiences and ticket packages during its 7th Annual UMPS CARE Charities Online Auction.