The Major League Baseball seasons begins Thursday, with six new managers at the helm, a pair of notable position changes, and several milestones within reach.
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The Yankees’ Sanchez led all catchers in home runs and runs batted in last season, but no one else at the position had as much trouble corralling a baseball.
Jesus Luzardo was running late for a pitching session at Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., when the Oakland A’s prospect received an alarming text: A shooting was underway.
For a Times sports reporter, homesickness for good Latin American food led to a story about a cafeteria that’s home to a baseball community.
A series of off-season moves fortified the team, and barring the typical refrain about staying healthy, they do not have much room for complaint.
Players from Latin America flock to Bravo, a supermarket that provides heaping piles of rice and beans, oxtail and plantains, just like home.
A two-game series in 2019 would give baseball a rare chance to showcase itself for a country where the sport is not ingrained into the culture.
The $1.3 trillion spending legislation could include a provision that would exempt minor leaguers from federal fair labor laws, which would be a victory for M.L.B. teams.
With Jason Vargas expected to miss several weeks after surgery, the Mets will use the group of five starting pitchers that have not yet been healthy enough to play together.
The change of a single word in the new tax law means baseball, basketball and other sports franchises could now face capital gains taxes every time they exchange players.
A fractured hamate bone on the starting pitcher’s non-throwing hand requires repair, and a trip to the disabled list is likely.
Brian McCann and Charlie Morton’s careers came full circle at the end of Game 7 of the World Series, as they celebrated the Astros’ first championship.
Frazier, the Yankees’ outfielder, has been sidelined since Feb. 24, when he sustained a concussion by hitting the outfield wall.