MLB Press Releases
Mets pitcher Mejia suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets right-handed pitcher Jenrry Mejia has received a 162-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol and Boldenone, performance-enhancing substances in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
Major League Baseball to Host European Elite Camp in the Netherlands
Major League Baseball will host a European Elite Camp for players at ETO Ballpark in Hoofddorp, Netherlands from August 4th-20th, it was announced today. The camp, which is part of MLB's commitment to the development of the game internationally, will provide Major League Clubs with scouting opportunities of currently eligible and July 2, 2016-eligible prospects.
Carlos Gonzalez and Cole Hamels named NL Co-Players of the Week
Carlos Gonzalez of the Colorado Rockies and Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies have been named National League Co-Players of the Week for the week of July 20-26, 2015. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Rougned Odor of the Texas Rangers named American League Player of the Week
Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending July 26th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Bumgarner, Bryant Top Most Popular Player Jerseys List
World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner fires way to top of list in first-ever appearance; Rookie of the Year candidate Kris Bryant debuts in number two hole
Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw named National League Co-Players of the Week
Starting pitchers Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers have been named National League Co-Players of the Week for July 17-19.
Lorenzo Cain and Dallas Keuchel named the American League Co-Players of the Week
Kansas City Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain and Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel have been named the American League Co-Players of the Week for the period ending July 19th.
MLB, San Diego Padres unveil the official logo of the 2016 All-Star Game
Major League Baseball, the San Diego Padres and local officials from the City of San Diego today unveiled the official logo of the 2016 All-Star Game, which will be played at Petco Park on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016.
Baseball fans generate big numbers for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game
With stars like Mike Trout, Todd Frazier, and a new wave of young players, the 2015 MLB All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile and its surrounding festivities generated interest in baseball fans that resulted in big numbers.