Tagged: ‘major league baseball’

As Part Of MLB Promotion, Yankees Will Wear Names On Jerseys For First Time In Team History
August 9th, 2017 at 2:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? For the first time ever, the Yankees will play in jerseys bearing their names later this month. No, the Yankees aren't permanently shedding their long-standing tradition, but rather participating in Major League Baseball's Players Weekend promotion. From Aug. 25-27, players will wear alternate jerseys inspired by...

Manfred: MLB Open To More Aggressively Managing Change
July 12th, 2017 at 7:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** MIAMI (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels, Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the sport's rules. Major League Baseball proposed several initiatives last offseason, including a 20-second pitch clock, a limit of one mound trip by a catcher per...

Yankees Rookie Sensation Aaron Judge Wins 2017 Home Run Derby
July 10th, 2017 at 10:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** MIAMI (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? As if there were any doubt all along, Yankees outfielder and Rookie of the Year favorite Aaron Judge steamrolled his way to victory at the 2017 All-Star Home Run Derby Monday night in Miami. Judge dominated the Derby in the same manner he has smashed his way...

Manfred Eyes 2019 For Regular-Season Games In Europe
May 18th, 2017 at 5:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred remains hopeful the sport can play regular-season games in Europe for the first time in 2019. Major League Baseball had hoped to have European games in 2018, possibly between the Yankees and Red Sox at London's Olympic Stadium, but decided there was...

New York Yankees Ranked as Most Loved and Hated Team in Major League Baseball
July 15th, 2014 at 5:10 PM
The New York Yankees are widely loved throughout the United States of America—but they are also not surprisingly the most hated team in Major League Baseball. ***VIDEO1*** According to a Harris Poll that ranked the most beloved teams in MLB, the Yankees finished first and have done so every year since 2003....