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MLB Press Releases

Sunday, April 19, 2015

  • McHale Named Special Assistant to the Commissioner

    Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr. announced today that he has appointed John McHale, Jr. as Special Assistant to the Commissioner.

  • Yankees Minor Leaguer Rodriguez suspended

    The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Yankees Minor League right-handed pitcher Wilking Rodriguez has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Furosemide, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

  • Adrian Gonzalez of the Los Angeles Dodgers named NL Player of the Week

    First baseman Adrian Gonzalez of the Los Angeles Dodgers was named National League Player of the Week for the week ending April 12th.

  • Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers named American League Player of the Week

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending April 12th.

  • New York Mets Pitcher Mejia Suspended

    The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets right-handed pitcher Jenrry Mejia has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

  • MLB, USA Baseball announce Pitch Smart compliance program

    Major League Baseball and USA Baseball announced today the development of a Pitch Smart compliance program, designed to assist the public in identifying the organizations that have adopted Pitch Smart guidelines and principles.

  • Giants minor leaguer Jones suspended

    The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that San Francisco Giants Minor League outfielder Chuckie Jones has received a 50-game suspension without pay following a second positive test for a drug of abuse in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

  • MLB and the Dodgers announce details of the 2015 Civil Rights Game

    Major League Baseball and the Los Angeles Dodgers today announced details for the 2015 Civil Rights Game on Jackie Robinson Day, including special recognitions, participants in the Baseball & Civil Rights Movement Roundtable Discussion and special performances and ceremonies planned at Dodger Stadium that evening.

  • MLB announces "Franchise Four" campaign for 2015 All-Star Game

    Major League Baseball today announced the launch of the "Franchise Four" campaign, which will allow fans to vote for the most impactful players who best represent each Major League franchise and several other significant categories in the sport's history.

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