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Umpire Dale Scott reveals he's gay

...and it's not a shock to the umpire staff. If it would have been, I don't think I would have done it."Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig praised Scott."To his friends and colleagues throughout the game, Dale is universally regarded as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-02/umpire-dale-scott-reveal
Incoming major league commissioner reorganizes top official spots

NEW YORK - Incoming Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has reorganized several top jobs in the sport.The moves announced Thursday include Bob Bowman becoming MLB's president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-04/incoming-major-league-co
Overtime

...at 10-under 206.BaseballCommissioner to get 5-year termRob Manfred has been given a five-year term as baseball commissioner when he succeeds Bud Selig in two months.Owners voted the term Thursday at their first meeting since electing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2014-11-20/overtime
Bud Selig's imprint seen in Game 7 of World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For his final game as baseball commissioner, Bud Selig was able to see the low-budget Kansas City Royals compete with the high-spending San Francisco Giants for the title...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/bud-seligs-imprint-seen-
Chicago Cubs break ground of Wrigley Field project

...officially launched their Wrigley Field renovation project with a groundbreaking ceremony that included Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig.From a podium in the infield, Selig recalled his first visit to the century-old ballpark, in May...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-11/chicago-cubs-break-ground-wrigley
Madison Bumgarner develops from Augusta legend to postseason hero

...dominance in front of a stunned Kansas City crowd Wednesday night, his emotions never changed.When Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig handed the World Series MVP trophy to Bumgarner after the game, the lefty remained stoic."We're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-01/madison-bumgarner-develo
Lawyer: Alex Rodriguez told federal investigators he used steroids

...three-time AL MVP acknowledged in 2009 that he using performance-enhancing drugs while with Texas from 2001-03.Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig suspended Rod riguez for 211 games in August 2013 for violations of the sport's drug agreement and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-05/lawyer-alex-rodriguez-to
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
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