MLB Press Releases
Carlos Correa named the American League Rookie of the Month for June
Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa has been voted American League Rookie of the Month for June.
Chris Sale named the American League Pitcher of the Month for June
Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale has been voted American League Pitcher of the Month for June.
Max Scherzer voted National League Pitcher of the Month for June
Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer has been voted the National League Pitcher of the Month for the month of June, his second consecutive monthly honor.
Mets Minor Leaguer Abreu Suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets Minor League catcher Adrian Abreu has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
MLB reveals more All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game participants
Jordin Sparks, Cole Swindell, Olivia Holt, Chad Lowe, Urban Meyer, Rollie Fingers, Ozzie Smith and Vlad Guerrero have been added to the list of those scheduled to participate in the All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game on Sunday, July 12th at Great American Ball Park.
Brett Gardner of the New York Yankees named American League Player of the Week
New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending June 28th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Nolan Arenado of the Colorado Rockies named National League Player of the Week
Third baseman Nolan Arenado of the Colorado Rockies has been named National League Player of the Week for the week of June 22nd-28th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Donaldson claims top spot at 3B, surpasses Perez for overall lead
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson collected over 2.7 million votes last week to not only move into the top spot at the hot corner in the American League, but surpass Salvador Perez of the Kansas City Royals as the top vote-getter in all of Major League Baseball for the 86th All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 14th at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Major League Baseball announced today.
National finalists announced for MLB Pitch, Hit & Run program
The 24 national finalists in the 2015 Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run program presented by Scotts, the official youth skills competition of Major League Baseball, were announced yesterday live on MLB Tonight on MLB Network.These 24 boys and girls will compete at the National Finals and participate in activities during MLB All-Star Week.