Baseball

AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File
March 08, 2019 - 7:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready for strikes by robots. No, overworked machines aren't walking out in a labor protest. Computers will be used for ball/strike calls starting April 25 in the independent Atlantic League, where the distance between home and first will be shortened by 3 inches. The ground...
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Baseball
© Peter G. Aiken
March 07, 2019 - 10:30 am
Major leagues teams this season must notify the commissioner's office of their starting lineups before they are announced at stadiums. The decision Thursday comes in response to the Supreme Court ruling that has led to more widespread legal gambling.
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Texas Rangers, Globe Life Park
Credit: J.Burkett Photo
February 26, 2019 - 1:31 pm
From fireworks to bobbleheads, dollar hot dog nights and so much more, the Texas Rangers have released the schedule of special events and promotions for the upcoming 2019 home season.
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AP Photo, File
February 18, 2019 - 11:57 am
Bob Ellis knew what he wanted from his mother-in-law's collection of Lou Gehrig memorabilia both times she asked him to pick something out as a Father's Day gift. It was a hat worn by the New York Yankees slugger and a baseball signed by fellow Hall of Famers Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Tris Speaker and...
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig, file
February 18, 2019 - 11:27 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Major League Baseball is unilaterally starting the use of pitch clocks for spring training games, while brushing off complaints from players about the slow free agent market. With the sport looking for ways to speed the pace of play, pitchers generally will have 20...
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