Bud Selig

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 12: Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants breaks his bat in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB Postseason

The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?

10/13/2014

Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig attends a news conference at MLB headquarters on November 22, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Selig Hopes For Cut In MLB Game Times

MLB commissioner Bud Selig hopes for incremental progress from his new committee that will try to take steps to shorten game times. “Nothing huge, but significant,” he said.

09/24/2014

New York Yankees v Texas Rangers

Selig Hopes Jeter Will Own MLB Team

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig hopes one day Derek Jeter will own a team after the 40-year-old shortstop retires as a player.

09/24/2014

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MLB’s Domestic Violence Policy “Under Scrutiny”

Baseball officials have started meeting with groups as the sport starts a process that could lead to revising its domestic violence policy.

09/24/2014

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Manfred Given Mandate To Manage MLB Changes

Minutes after he was elected baseball’s 10th commissioner, Rob Manfred didn’t want to discuss what great issues he expects to take on when he succeeds Selig on Jan. 25.

08/15/2014

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Selig Eager To Step Aside And Introduce Successor

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is looking forward to writing a book, teaching history and taking it easy when he retires this winter.

08/13/2014

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MLB Commish Selig Expects Vote Next Week On His Successor

Commissioner Bud Selig says he expects baseball owners to vote next week from a list of three candidates for his successor.

08/06/2014

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Selig Still Waiting On Tommy John Report

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig is “anxious” to look at the recommendations of a team of top orthopedists who are studying the uptick in elbow injuries among pitchers.

07/23/2014

1985: Pete Rose of the Cincinnati Reds watches from the dug-out during a MLB game in the 1985 season.

Rose Could Play 2015 MLB All-Star Game Role

Pete Rose may have a role to play in next year’s All-Star game in Cincinnati despite his lifetime ban from baseball.

07/16/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

A-Rod Accuses Selig Of Cowardice

Alex Rodriguez’s lawyers updated his lawsuit against the MLB and Bud Selig, adding new criticism of the commissioner for not testifying in the union’s grievance.

11/27/2013

Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig attends a news conference at MLB headquarters on November 22, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Selig: Davis To Become Rangers’ Controlling Owner

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said Ray Davis will succeed Nolan Ryan as the controlling owner of the Texas Rangers. Davis made a fortune in the energy business.

10/24/2013

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