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

NEW YORK - Pete Rose has 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-25/commissioner-rob-manfred
Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

BALTIMORE - Rob Manfred was elected baseball's 10th commissioner Thursday, winning a three-man competition to succeed Bud Selig and given a mandate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has a lot on his plate

NEW YORK - Rob Manfred knows he'll get pounded now that he's baseball commissioner ? his name is printed in blue script on the sweet spot between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-26/new-baseball-commissione
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...drug-testing agreements, and instant replay to aid umpires.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."I really don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Braves to bring back A.J. Pierzynski

...hopes to play regular-season games in Europe within five years and return to Mexico for the first time since 1999.Rob Manfred, who took over as commissioner from Bud Selig in January, has made expansion of international play a priority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-11/braves-bring-back-aj-pie
Commissioner focused on improving minority hiring

...in some of our key positions," Rob Manfred said Monday, a day ahead of the...There's a huge difference between Rob Manfred, citizen, betting on whether...whomever on the one hand, and Rob Manfred picking nine guys off 18 teams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-10-26/commissioner-focused-imp
Nationals hire Dusty Baker as manager

...It is encouraging that in this case the best person turned out to be African-American," baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred wrote in an e-mail to The Associated Press. When the Seattle Mariners fired Lloyd McClendon last month, it left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-03/nationals-hire-dusty-bak
MLB retains search firm to help prepare candidates

...MLB has had a minority interview requirement for key openings in baseball operations for several years, Commissioner Rob Manfred said the league thinks the search firm "might be able to improve the effectiveness of the rule by making minority candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-13/mlb-retains-search-firm-
Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

...in terms of representation within what's a very small sample; there's only 30 of them out there," Commissioner Rob Manfred said Monday, a day ahead of the start of the World Series. "Having said that, we are focused on the need to promote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-10-27/black-managers-now-absce
Hall of Fame broadcaster Milo Hamilton dies

...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."During his 60 years covering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-17/hall-fame-broadcaster-mi