MLB Press Releases
24 All-Stars among initial confirmed players for 2017 World Baseball Classic
World Baseball Classic, Inc. today announced an initial list of 30 players who have confirmed their participation in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Among the 30 players, who span eight of the 16 competing countries and territories, are 24 Major League All-Stars.
Under Armour, Fanatics, MLB invigorate sports landscape with new partnership
Today, Under Armour (NYSE: UA, UA.C), Fanatics and Major League Baseball (MLB) announce a 10-year partnership that names the global performance brand as the official uniform provider to MLB, marking Under Armour's first-ever professional league uniform deal.
Proceeds from 'Play Ball' charity auction during to benefit youth field
For the fifth consecutive year, Major League Baseball, MLB Advanced Media, MLB Network and all 30 Clubs have organized a charity auction during Baseball's annual Winter Meetings that includes once-in-a-lifetime baseball experiences and unique items to raise awareness for a special cause.
Independent program administrator issues annual report
This report covers the time from the beginning of the 2015-2016 Major League Baseball off-season to the end of the 2016 Major League Baseball post-season (the "2016 Reporting Period").
MLB, MLPA announce details of new labor agreement
The five-year agreement will match the previous two labor contracts as the longest in baseball history.
MLB reaches tentative labor agreement
Major League Baseball (MLB) announced tonight that it has reached a tentative five-year labor agreement with the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) through the 2021 season, subject to ratification by both parties.
Boston's David Ortiz voted 2016 Edgar Martinez outstanding DH of the year
Major League Baseball announced today that David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox has been voted the winner of the 2016 Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter Award.
Rick Porcello, Anthony Rendon win 2016 MLB Comeback Player of the Year Awards
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello and Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon have been named the recipients of the 2016 American League and National League Comeback Player of the Year Awards, respectively, Major League Baseball announced today.
Free agent Minor Leaguer Hunter suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that free agent Minor League outfielder Cedric Hunter has received a 50-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Amphetamine, a stimulant in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.