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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 Databases: Search public records data Things...

Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

...lineup being better than the other. You could make a similar comparison between the Athletics and most teams in Major League Baseball this season, because Oakland ranks among the best offenses in the game. It's also how the two offenses approach...

Female pitcher throws two-hit shutout in Little League World Series

...believes more girls will start to play in Little League and beyond. She thinks eventually there will be a woman in Major League Baseball.Massar played in 1950, leading to a rule barring girls from playing. That rule was overturned in 1974. The...

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.

Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...remains stalled in a study committee that was appointed in March 2009.San Jose filed an antitrust suit against Major League Baseball, and many of its claims were rejected by a U.S. District Judge. The city has asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court...

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...

Biogenesis owner Tony Bosch to plead guilty

...dangerous."As with many drug cases, these defendants were motivated by one thing ? by money," Ferrer said.Major League Baseball was not part of the criminal investigation and declined comment. No athletes were charged nor named in court documents...

Rich Poythress excited to be part of Atlanta Braves system

...Giants minor leaguer is heading a lawsuit against Major League Baseball, alleging violations of federal wage and overtime...poverty level of $11,670 for a single person.Major League Baseball responded by noting an exemption under the federal...

Trade keeps Jeff Samardzija off NL All-Star team

...game at Target Field in Minnesota on July 15.That doesn't include Samardzija, selected as an NL All-Star. Major League Baseball said he is ineligible to play because of the league switch.The right-hander will be introduced with the National...

Ashley Farr looks back at USC Aiken success over professional disappointment

...he can swing the bat with anybody." DESPITE THE BREAKOUT season, Farr didn't get a call in June during the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. His numbers shined, but his overall profile didn't include the speed or light-tower...