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Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

BALTIMORE - Rob Manfred, a high-ranking executive in Major League Baseball for many years, was chosen Thursday by the league's owners to succeed Bud Selig as commissioner, one of the most powerful positions in sports.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
Major League Baseball Players may consider tobacco ban discussion in 2016 labor talks

...made in the area even look like, and we'll have that conversation with Major League Baseball," he said.Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig, who plans to retire in January, promised "it will be a subject that they'll discuss at the next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/major-league-baseball-pl
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Bud Selig eager to introduce successor

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

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-12/bud-selig-eager-introduc
New York Yankees Derek Jeter turns small part of attention to business

...each city, Jeter is honored and presented with gifts. He was the focus of last week's All-Star Game, when baseball Commissioner Bud Selig gushed "how lucky can this sport be to have the icon of this generation turn out to be Derek Jeter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/new-york-yankees-derek-j
Baseball's new replay system is lauded by commissioner Bud Selig

NEW YORK - Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport's new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.While baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/baseballs-new-replay-system-laude
MLB to study increase in Tommy John surgery

...Rookie of the Year Jose Fernandez had his operation Friday."It's a problem. There's no question about it," baseball commissioner Bud Selig said. "I'm almost afraid to pick up the paper every day because there's some bad news."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-16/mlb-study-increase-inn-t
Committee named to find Bud Selig's successor

NEW YORK - St. Louis Cardinals chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. will lead the committee to find a successor to baseball Commissioner Bud Selig.Chicago White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf also is on the seven-member panel announced Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-15/committee-named-find-bud
Colon, Mets spoil Braves' home opener

...innings.The Braves honored the 40th anniversary of Hank Aaron's 715th homer in a pregame ceremony attended by baseball commissioner Bud Selig. Al Downing, the former Dodgers' left-hander who gave up the homer, attended the ceremony and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-08/colon-mets-spoil-braves-
Ramblin' Rhodes: When in Augusta, baseball great Ty Cobb also loved golf

...world-famous Castleberry's food products.Also attending that barbecue during his first visit to Georgia was baseball commissioner Kennesaw "Mountain" Landis who referred to Cobb as a baseball player who "played the game on the square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-08/ramblin-rhodes-when-a