MLB Press Releases
2015 All-Star Game rosters announced
Pitchers and reserves have been named to the American League and National League All-Star Teams, as announced today by Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players Association and All-Star Game managers Ned Yost of the AL and Bruce Bochy of the NL. The 2015 AL and NL All-Star rosters were unveiled earlier this evening during the "Esurance All-Star Selection Show" on ESPN.
J.D. Martinez of the Detroit Tigers 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 July 5th.
Aramis Ramirez of the Milwaukee Brewers named National League Player of the Week
Third baseman Aramis Ramirez of the Milwaukee Brewers has been named National League Player of the Week for June 29th-July 5th.
MLB-MLBPA Statement on Yankees, Alex Rodriguez
Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today that the New York Yankees and Alex Rodriguez have amicably resolved their potential dispute regarding Rodriguez's entitlement to bonus monies under the provision of his player contract covering historical statistical accomplishments.
Maikel Franco voted National League Rookie of the Month for June
Third baseman Maikel Franco of the Philadelphia Phillies has been voted the National League Rookie of the Month for June.
Carlos Correa named the American League Rookie of the Month for June
Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa has been voted American League Rookie of the Month for June.
Chris Sale named the American League Pitcher of the Month for June
Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale has been voted American League Pitcher of the Month for June.
Max Scherzer voted National League Pitcher of the Month for June
Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer has been voted the National League Pitcher of the Month for the month of June, his second consecutive monthly honor.
Mets Minor Leaguer Abreu Suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets Minor League catcher Adrian Abreu has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.