MLB Owners Meeting Notes: Revenue Sharing Debated, Trade Deadline Pushed Back A DayThe trade deadline will now be on Monday, Aug. 1, to avoid the chaos of it coming with games in progress on a Sunday.
Commissioner Rob Manfred Rejects Pete Rose's Plea For ReinstatementManfred cited Rose's continued gambling and evidence that he bet on games when he was playing for the Cincinnati Reds.
Owners To Discuss Protective Netting At MLB GamesBallpark differences make it impractical to have identical protective netting at all 30 big league venues, Manfred said.
Rob Manfred: 'Iconic' Wrigley Field A Realistic Option To Host An Upcoming All-Star GameThe Cubs haven't hosted the All-Star Game since 1990, but the Ricketts family wants to do so soon.
Bernstein: Cardinals Put Rob Manfred In Tough SpotThis investigation will take some time to play out and likely lead to reform in some form.
Levine: Wrigley Field Under Consideration For Future All-Star GameMLB commissioner Rob Manfred visited Wrigley Field on Friday.
Rob Manfred Thinks Scott Boras Should Mind His Own Business Regarding Kris BryantThe Cubs get to decide what's best for them, Manfred says, not an agent.
MLB Plans To Resolve Joe Maddon Tampering Case Before Start Of SeasonThe Cubs have denied any wrongdoing.
Tampering Case Against Cubs Over Joe Maddon Hiring Still OpenThe Cubs have vehemently denied the Rays' accusation.
Baffoe: More Baseball Rule Changes Rob Manfred Should ConsiderIf we're going to ban defensive shifts, we might as well go wild.
The Bernstein Brief: Limiting MLB Shifts Is A Terrible IdeaThere's no need to focus on a problem that doesn't actually exist.
Lyons: Commissioner-Elect Manfred Has Long To-Do ListMost notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.