Baseball has become a sport of boom or bust as home runs and strikeouts dominate the diamond, exemplified by a record 10 homers and 25 strikeouts in the All-Star Game
After racist and homophobic tweets sent by Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader surfaced during the All-Star Game, Major League Baseball has announced that the left-hander will not be suspended.
Fun Facts to Celebrate National Hot Dog Day Hot dogs got their nickname "frankfurters" after being invented in Frankfurt, Germany in 1484. Americans purchase 350 million pounds of hot dogs at retail stores. The average American eats 50 hot dogs a year. 86 percent of adults top their dogs with mustard. New Yorkers purchase $101 billion worth of hot dogs each year, the most of any state. MLB fans are expected to consume more than 19 million hot dogs and 4.6 million sausages during the 2018 season. Each Major League Baseball team also serves up its own unique type of hot dog at home games.
Major League Baseball says Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader will be required to go through sensitivity training after racist and homophobic tweets of his resurfaced during the All-Star Game
Mike Trout is the best player in Major League Baseball, but its hard to consider him a "household name." Does baseball need to pressure Trout to become more marketable?
High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon, including starters Cole Hamels, J.A. Happ, Matt Harvey and Jordan Zimmermann and relievers Zach Britton and Brad Hand
While speaking to members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America on Tuesday, MLB Players Association chief Tony Clark said that the universal use of the designated hitter across leagues is "gaining momentum" among players.
Former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa explains how manager Mike Matheny's knowledge and experience would benefit most teams in Major League Baseball.