Latest MLB All-Star Game News

Rojas hits 3 home runs, Dbacks outslug Cubs in HR derby 10-6

May. 20, 2022 19:09 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — On a perfect day to play home run derby at Wrigley Field, the big winner was Josh Rojas. Rojas launched his first three longballs of the season and the Arizona Diamondbacks powered past the Chicago Cubs 10-6 Friday. With a strong wind blowing out on a...

MLB plans London games in 2023, 2024 and 2026

May. 09, 2022 19:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball intends to play regular-season games in London in 2023, 2024 and 2026. The New York Yankees swept two games against the Boston Red Sox at London's Olympic Stadium in June 2019. The St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs were scheduled to play...

From stadium to sea, LA Dodgers unveil All-Star Game plans

May. 03, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — From the stadium to the sea, the Los Angeles Dodgers unveiled plans Tuesday for this summer's MLB All-Star Game, the franchise's first time as host in 42 years. Dodger Stadium had been scheduled as the site in 2020 before the COVID-19 pandemic shortened the...

Orioles' Mullins explains handling of Crohn's diagnosis

Mar. 15, 2022 20:55 PM EDT

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Cedric Mullins’ outstanding 2021 statistics for the Baltimore Orioles appear even more impressive after learning of the offseason surgery he had to overcome. Mullins underwent intestinal surgery in November 2020 after a diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease. He was...

Wander, Iowa again, Scherzer in NYC mark baseball schedule

Mar. 14, 2022 15:30 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — No more bargaining sessions on the calendar. The lockout is over, and it's time for baseball again. Here are some dates to remember for the upcoming season: THURSDAY, APRIL 7 Cleveland Guardians at Kansas City Royals: Cleveland plays its...

AP Exclusive: HR Derby could decide All-Star Game winner

Mar. 11, 2022 20:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — If the next All-Star Game in Major League Baseball goes deep into the night, a slugger may get a chance to decide it by going deep — in a Home Run Derby. That's right, say going, going, goodbye to extra innings in the Midsummer Classic. Instead, bring on Vladimir...