California Bans Smokeless Tobacco In All BallparksWith Gov. Jerry Brown signing a bill earlier this week banning the use of smokeless tobacco in all California ballparks, the practice now seems headed toward the sport's endangered species list.
Josh Hamilton Clarifies Cryptic CommentsRangers slugger Josh Hamilton has tried to clarify his recent cryptic comments about being disobedient.
FDA Panel: Dissolvable Tobacco Could Reduce RisksA FDA scientific advisory panel says dissolvable tobacco products could reduce health risks compared with smoking cigarettes but also have the potential to increase the overall number of tobacco users.
New Baseball Contract Limits Tobacco UseBaseball's new labor deal will limit the use of smokeless tobacco by players, but not ban it during games, as some public health groups had sought.
Baseball Commish Says MLB Wants To Ban Smokeless TobaccoChewing tobacco has been almost as much a part of baseball as the 7th-inning stretch.
Senators Urge MLB Ban On Smokeless TobaccoTwo Senate Democrats are urging Major League Baseball and the players union to ban smokeless tobacco, such as chew and dip.