Major League Baseball

Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez (4) and shortstop Trea Turner (7) kneel and hold a piece of black fabric before an opening day baseball game against the New York Yankees at Nationals Park, Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP News
July 23, 2020 - 11:12 pm
Yanks, Nats kneel in Black Lives Matter salute; Fauci's toss
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Boston Red Sox baseball players practice at Fenway Park, Thursday, July 16, 2020, in Boston.
(AP Photo/Steven Senne)
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July 16, 2020 - 8:40 pm
Ballparks to use crowd noise from video game during season
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The main gate of Coors Field, home of the Major League Baseball team the Colorado Rockies, is locked early Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Denver.
(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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June 23, 2020 - 10:14 pm
MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24
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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2017, file photo, Major League Players Association Executive Director Tony Clark, answers questions at a news conference in Phoenix.
Stage Set For Combative MLB Season
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June 22, 2020 - 9:16 pm
MLB plans 60-game slate, shortest since 1878 as union balks
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FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2019, file photo, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred speaks to the media at the owners meeting in Arlington, Texas.
(AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
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June 15, 2020 - 9:30 pm
Commissioner says baseball season in jeopardy
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FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, the sun sets behind Citi Field during a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs in New York.
(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
AP News
June 08, 2020 - 4:29 pm
AP sources: MLB offers 76-game year, up to 16 playoff teams
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FILE - In this July 4, 2019, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Ozzie Albies rounds first base after hitting a three-run home run during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies in Atlanta.
(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
AP News
May 11, 2020 - 4:24 pm
AP source: MLB owners approve plan to start season in July
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Jeff Katz
November 19, 2019 - 4:54 pm
Baseball is a beautiful sport, and nothing beats a day at the ballpark. We here in Richmond of course enjoy our Flying Squirrels, as do dozens of cities across America that are home to 160 minor league baseball teams. However, there is currently a plan in place that would eliminate 42 of those...
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August 08, 2019 - 11:57 am
By LUKE MEREDITH, AP Sports Writer Major League Baseball is going to build it — and the White Sox and Yankees are coming to Iowa. The Chicago White Sox will play the New York Yankees next summer at the site in eastern Iowa where the movie "Field of Dreams" was filmed, MLB announced Thursday. The...
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Jeff Katz
June 21, 2019 - 9:58 am
MLB's Tampa Bay Rays have received permission from the league to pursue playing home games in both Tampa Bay and Montreal. This coming on the heels of numerous failed attempts by the franchise to build an new stadium in the Tampa Bay area. Under this proposed plan, the Rays would play early season...
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