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Longstanding MLB umpire Ángel Hernández to reportedly retire from the MLB after over 30 years i...
Arizona Sports

Report: MLB umpire Ángel Hernández to retire

Longstanding MLB umpire Ángel Hernández to reportedly retire from the MLB after over 30 years in the league.
20 days ago
The Guardians look up at the total solar eclipse...
Associated Press

Total solar eclipse the main event at Guardians’ home opener

The first pitch for Monday's game between Cleveland and Chicago was upstaged by the solar eclipse, which briefly turned day into night at Progressive Field.
2 months ago
Shohei Ohtani...
Associated Press

MLB investigating gambling allegations involving Dodgers’ Shohei Ohtani, Ippei Mizuhara

MLB opened an investigation into gambling and theft allegations involving Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani and his interpreter, Ippei Mizuhara.
3 months ago
Shohei Ohtani speaks with his interpreter Ippei Mizuhara...
Associated Press

Shohei Ohtani’s interpreter fired by Dodgers amid illegal gambling, theft allegations

Shohei Ohtani’s interpreter has been fired by the Dodgers following allegations of illegal gambling and theft from the baseball star.
3 months ago
Todd Helton...
Associated Press

Todd Helton, Adrian Beltre and Joe Mauer elected to Hall of Fame

Adrián Beltré, Todd Helton and Joe Mauer will be inducted at Cooperstown on July 21 along with Jim Leyland.
5 months ago
Peter Seidler...
Associated Press

San Diego Padres owner Peter Seidler dies at 63

San Diego Padres owner Peter Seidler, who spent big in pursuit of a World Series title, died at 63 years old.
7 months ago
Luke Keaschall...
Arizona Sports

MLB Draft: GCU’s Wilson, ASU’s Keaschall among Arizona-tied players drafted

GCU's Jacob Wilson, Arizona's Chase Davis and ASU's Luke Keaschall were among 24 players from Arizona schools picked in the MLB Draft.
11 months ago
Associated Press

Yankees’ Domingo Germán throws perfect game against A’s, MLB’s 24th

Yankees' Domingo Germán pitched the 24th perfect game in major league history Wednesday night in an 11-0 victory over the Athletics.
12 months ago
Joey Meneses #32 of Team Mexico flips his bat after hitting a three-run home run against Team USA d...
Alex Weiner

Team Mexico, fans electrify Chase Field in World Baseball Classic win over US

Team Mexico blew away Team USA in front of a rocking sold-out crowd at Chase Field in the World Baseball Classic.
1 year ago
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Arizona Sports

Arizona State baseball legend Sal Bando dies at 78

Arizona State baseball legend Sal Bando, a College World Series and three-time World Series champion, has died at the age of 78.
1 year ago
Associated Press

Report: Xander Bogaerts signs with Padres for 11 years, $280 million

The San Diego Padres and Xander Bogaerts agreed to a blockbuster $280 million, 11-year contract Wednesday night.
2 years ago
Associated Press

Astros win crucial Game 5, put Phillies on brink of elimination

Jeremy Peña trotted around third base, looked toward the Houston dugout and gave a casual two-handed shrug.
2 years ago
Christian Vazquez #9 and Ryan Pressly #55 of the Houston Astros celebrate a combined no-hitter to d...
Associated Press

Astros combine for 2nd no-hitter in World Series history

Cristian Javier and Houston's bullpen threw the second no-hitter in World Series history, as the Astros blanked the Philadelphia Phillies 5-0.
2 years ago
Arizona St. center fielder Joe Lampe (5) fouls off a pitch during the game between the Arizona Stat...
Jake Anderson

Here are all the 2022 MLB draftees with Arizona ties

The 2022 MLB Draft is officially in the books and a total of 20 baseball players from Arizona's college and high school ranks were selected.
2 years ago
Kyle Schwarber #12 of the Philadelphia Phillies argues with home plate umpire Angel Hernandez after...
Associated Press

Umpire Angel Hernandez asks appeals court to reinstate suit vs. MLB

Lawyers for veteran umpire Angel Hernandez claim Major League Baseball manipulated the umpire’s evaluations.
2 years ago
An official MLB baseball sits on top of an MLB game-used base with a lock and chain around it to re...
Jake Anderson

Major League Baseball cancels first 2 weeks of season until April 14

Major League Baseball has canceled the first two weeks of the 2022 regular season until April 14, the league announced on Wednesday.
2 years ago
Practice fields remain empty as pitchers and catchers are not starting spring training workouts as ...
Associated Press

Major League Baseball reacts angrily to locked-out players, season still off

MLB reacted angrily to the latest offer by locked-out players when bargaining resumed Sunday, accusing the union of backtracking.
2 years ago
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred answers questions during an MLB owner's meeting at t...
Arizona Sports

Rob Manfred cancels first 2 series of season after MLBPA rejects final offer

The Arizona Diamondbacks were slated to take on the Brewers in Milwaukee to open up the season on March 31, followed by the Dodgers in L.A.
2 years ago
Associated Press

Locked out MLB players set to respond on Thursday to owners’ plan

Negotiations aimed at ending MLB’s lockout will resume on Thursday, one day after spring training workouts had been scheduled to start.
2 years ago
Associated Press

At Tyler Skaggs trial, 4 MLB players testify they received drugs

Four MLB players testified they received oxycodone from a former L.A. employee accused of giving Tyler Skaggs the drugs leading to his death.
2 years ago
Associated Press

MLB lockout talks set to resume on Saturday following 11-day break

Major League Baseball and its locked-out players agreed to resume negotiations Saturday after an 11-day break.
2 years ago
Umpires check the hat and glove of Trevor Bauer #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers for foreign substanc...
Associated Press

Prosecutors won’t file charges against Los Angeles Dodgers’ Trevor Bauer

Los Angeles prosecutors on Tuesday decided not to charge Dodgers' Trevor Bauer for allegedly beating and sexually abusing a San Diego woman.
2 years ago
An official MLB baseball sits on top of an MLB game-used base with a lock and chain around it to re...
Associated Press

Major League Baseball, players stop drug testing during lockout

MLB has stopped testing players for steroids for the first time in nearly 20 years due to the expiration of the sport’s drug agreement
2 years ago
Baseballs are seen during a preseason game between the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox...
Associated Press

Locked out MLB players reject offer of federal mediation

Locked out players rejected Major League Baseball’s request for a federal mediator to enter stalled labor negotiations.
2 years ago