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Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

...play host to American teams in the days before Fidel Castro came to power.Baseball players' association president Tony Clark said Saturday there have been "ongoing" discussions about playing in Cuba, which recently renewed diplomatic ties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-28/players-union-head-futur
Rule changes on pace of bsaseball games intended to help attract new, young fans

...managers and general managers from the 15 clubs that train in Arizona.He said he and players union executive director Tony Clark wanted to make sure nothing was done to "change the way the game is played."Manfred declined to speculate on what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-23/rule-changes-pace-bsaseb
Major League Baseball adjusts rules in effort to speed up game

...regarding between-inning breaks and plate appearances is the best way to address the issue of pace of play," union head Tony Clark said in a statement. "We're confident that today's announcements will have a positive impact on the pace of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-20/major-league-baseball-ad
Ex-Brave John Smoltz among 17 newcomers on hall ballot.

...He was 15-4 in the postseason.Carlos Delgado, Nomar Garciaparra, Gary Sheffield and players' association head Tony Clark also are among the first-time eligibles.Don Mattingly will appear on the ballot for the 15th and final time after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-24/ex-brave-john-smoltz-amo
Major League Baseball Players may consider tobacco ban discussion in 2016 labor talks

...labor contract in two years. For now, they hope individuals decide on their own to stop dipping.Players' union head Tony Clark said Monday that several of his members have quit cold turkey following the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn on June...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/major-league-baseball-pl
Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

...expires after the 2016 season will be conducted with a new union leadership headed by former All-Star first baseman Tony Clark."I have known Rob for more than 15 years, and I'm confident that his vast experience in all aspects of the sport...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
With hitting down, should Major League Baseball lower the mound?

...players' association says the time to consider such a step is "too far off right now," according to new union head Tony Clark."It's a game of adjustments," the former All-Star first baseman said, "and we'll see as the pitching has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/hitting-down-should-majo
Miguel Cabrera, Tigers come to terms on new 10-year deal

...hits in 38 at-bats this spring while trying to make a comeback. He sat last season because of injuries. HEAD NAMED: Tony Clark has been confirmed as the new head of the Major League Baseball Players Association.The former All-Star became acting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-27/miguel-cabrera-tigers-co
Win or lose, Marlins want faster games

...I'm assuming we're going to be a lot happier than with a one-hour, 30-minute loss."New players' union head Tony Clark says the lack of a clock is part of what makes baseball special. But he says the union does want to keep games moving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-24/win-or-lose-marlins-want
MLB cracks down on PED violations immediately

...Our hope here is that the adjustments that we've made do inevitably get that number to zero," said new union head Tony Clark, a former All-Star himself. "In the event that that doesn't happen, for whatever reason, we'll reevaluate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-28/mlb-cracks-down-ped-violations-im