Derek Jeter, Larry Walker elected to the 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame

Derek Jeter, Larry Walker elected to the 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame

Derek Jeter Lauren Alperstein | CNBC Yankees legend Derek Jeter was voted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame 2020 class on Tuesday, but fell one vote short of a unanimous selection. Larry Walker, who won a National League MVP award, and played for the Montreal Expos, Colorado Rockies and St. Louis Cardinals, was also … Read more…

MLB teams drop big money on star players in chase for playoffs, revenue

MLB teams drop big money on star players in chase for playoffs, revenue

Major League Baseball teams have signed some eye-popping multi-year contracts for marquee players in recent weeks. Though the sums are staggering — $324 million for pitcher Gerrit Cole, $245 million for World Series MVP player Stephen Strasburg — the payoff can be even bigger, especially if a star player can help a team get to … Read more…

Major League Baseball managers don't like new pitching rule for 2020

Major League Baseball managers don’t like new pitching rule for 2020

Joe Madden speaks to the media as he was introduced today as the new manager of the Los Angeles Angels during a press conference at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 24, 2019 in Anaheim, California. Jayne Kamin-Oncea | Getty Images SAN DIEGO – Surrounded by over a dozen reporters at the Major League Baseball winter … Read more…