Manfred Says MLB Plans To Policy On Fan Behavior For 2018Commissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball plans to issue a policy on fan behavior for all ballparks next season.
With MLB Pace Of Game, Even Talks Go SlowlyThe average time of an MLB game is a record 3 hours, 5 minutes this season, up 5 minutes from last year. "We've probably gone backwards a little bit," Manfred said Thursday.
MLB May Make Unilateral Rule Changes For 2018Major League Baseball intends give the players' association the required one-year advance notice that would allow management to unilaterally change the strike zone.
Manfred Offers No Predictions On MLB Rule ChangesMLB commissioner Rob Manfred said that he can't offer a prediction on how likely it is that baseball will be altering the strike zone this season. Manfred discussed that and other potential rule changes on Thursday.
Pete Rose Disappointed To Not Have Ban Lifted Pete Rose insisted Tuesday he is a changed person even if he still likes to bet on an occasional baseball game.
MLB Hopes For European Games Within 5 YearsMajor League Baseball hopes to play games in Europe within five years, and return to Mexico for the first time since 1999. Rob Manfred, who took over as commissioner in January, has made expansion of international play a priority.
MLB Hopeful For 2016 Spring Game In CubaMLB commissioner Rob Manfred remains hopeful that a big league team will play an exhibition game in Cuba during spring training next year. MLB has not been there since March 1999.
Diversity Among MLB's Winter PrioritiesMinority managers have all but disappeared from Major League Baseball's dugouts, which next year could have no black skippers for the first time in nearly three decades.
Rose "Just Happy" To Meet With MLB's ManfredPete Rose said that it's an American tradition to give second chances, although he wouldn't describe himself as optimistic about his application for reinstatement to the MLB.
ESPN Says Notebook Documents Pete Rose's Bets As PlayerESPN says it obtained a notebook that shows Pete Rose bet on Cincinnati Reds games during his last season as an active player in 1986.
Manfred Open To MLB Draft ChangesMoments before his first draft as baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred indicated he's ready to make a few changes.