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All-time hits leader Rose applies for reinstatement

...while managing the team. Rose applied for reinstatement in September 1997 and met in November 2002 with Commissioner Bud Selig, who never ruled on the application.Rob Manfred succeeded Selig in January.Manfred said after meeting with the Los...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-16/all-time-hits-leader-ros
Major League Baseball adjusts rules in effort to speed up game

...changes represent a step forward in our efforts to streamline the pace of play," said Rob Manfred, who took over from Bud Selig as commissioner last month. "The most fundamental starting point for improving the pace of the average game involves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-20/major-league-baseball-ad
New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has a lot on his plate

...the 31st floor of baseball's Park Avenue offices was tidy Monday morning, the first business day after he succeeded Bud Selig and started a five-year term as commissioner. Having worked for MLB since 1998 as an executive vice president and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-26/new-baseball-commissione
Overtime

BaseballSelig's dream is for global sport Bud Selig began his 8,173rd and final day in charge of baseball by waking up in a Manhattan hotel, having breakfast and working out.After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-24/overtime
Umpire Dale Scott reveals he's gay

...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 a class act...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-02/umpire-dale-scott-reveal
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.Game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/bud-seligs-imprint-seen-
Ex-Brave Evan Gattis feels 'more at home' in Houston

...CLOCK: Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games.Commissioner Bud Selig said the decision followed a successful experiment with the clock in the Arizona Fall League. SELIG'S FAREWELL: Selig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-15/ex-brave-evan-gattis-fee
Bud Selig honored by owners at last meeting as baseball's chief

...League Baseball owners gathered Wednesday for their annual January meeting with one big item on the agenda ? honoring Bud Selig in his final gathering with them as commissioner.About 250 people were expected at a dinner in his honor Wednesday night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-14/bud-selig-honored-owners
Madison Bumgarner develops from Augusta legend to postseason hero

...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 truly blessed to...

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

...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 labor contract...

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