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...Awards. South Aiken's Andrew Faulkner will likely be the top draft pick among Augusta-area athletes today when Major League Baseball conducts rounds 2 through 30 of the draft. Don't Miss

FanDuel, DraftKings embrace 'gambling' label overseas

...license," he said. "It's hypocrisy."Haas said DraftKings plans to offer its familiar range of NFL, NBA, Major League Baseball and NHL contests in the U.K. but with a special emphasis on professional soccer.DraftKings and FanDuel say...

Braves to bring back A.J. Pierzynski

...Tejada carried off the field with a broken leg during the playoffs when the Dodgers' Chase Utley upended him, Major League Baseball is examining whether to adopt a rule eliminating slides not directly at bases on force plays."We don't want...

Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

Here's a stat Major League Baseball would like to change: There are no black managers in the game.Lloyd McClendon was the only one until the Seattle Mariners fired...

Wild Jays-Rangers' seventh inning to be subject of TV special

...complete with an emphatic bat flip, for a 6-3 lead. Benches cleared twice during the half-inning.? Major League Baseball will review security at Toronto's Rogers Centre in an effort to prevent a repeat of the fan disturbance during...

Planned Parenthood's fuzzy logic

...an aspirin, and saying only half of what you do is abortion," National Review's Rich Lowry points out. "Major League Baseball teams could say that they sell about 20 million hot dogs and play 2,430 games in a season, so baseball is only .012...

Commissioner Rob Manfred plans to rule on Pete Rose's reinstatement by end of year

...made his case for reinstatement with Commissioner Rob Manfred, who promised a decision by the end of December.Major League Baseball said the meeting with the career hits leader and his representatives took place Thursday at baseball's headquarters...

Hall of Fame broadcaster Milo Hamilton dies

...ringmaster and he loved painting the prose of baseball," former Astros player and manager Phil Garner said.Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he enjoyed spending time with Hamilton when he visited Houston earlier this season...

Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

...immediately followed the introduction of Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez as a pinch hitter in the seventh inning.Major League Baseball said it had been in contract with the Braves and was monitoring the situation.MLB has said this season that it...

Braves contact approach at plate is working

...competitive team for 2017. But the main blueprint for its future lineups is already in place.The Braves rank fifth in Major League Baseball in contact percentage within the strike zone at 88 percent, and their overall contact percentage is also fifth...