'Field Of Dreams' Under Construction In IowaThey are continuing to build it. But will they come? Progress is being made on the 8,000 seat ballpark on the Dyersville, Iowa farm. That's where the film starring Kevin Costner took place. The small city is still hopeful for Iowa's first-ever major league game.
Pritzker Apologizes For Saying MLB Players Shouldn't Bargain“I want to apologize for leaving the impression that baseball players shouldn’t have the right to bargain, to protect their health and safety. I absolutely support that right, and I should have made that more clear.”
AP Source: MLB Owners Approve Plan To Start Season In JulyMLB officials are slated to make a presentation to the union on Tuesday. An agreement with the players' association is needed, and talks are expected to be difficult — especially over a proposal for a revenue split that would be unprecedented for baseball.
Former Cubs General Manager Saltwell DiesSaltwell arrived in Chicago in 1958 and served as concession manager, traveling secretary, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer, secretary, general manager, vice president and consultant.
MLB Allows Each Team To Decide Its Ticket Refund PolicySpring training was suspended on March 12 and the regular season was delayed from its scheduled March 26 start because of the new coronavirus pandemic.
Former Cubs, Royals Manager Jim Frey Dies At Age 88His 1980 Royals swept the Yankees in the ALCS, then lost to Philadelphia in a six-game World Series. His Cubs wasted a 2-0 lead against San Diego in the 1984 NLCS.
Coronavirus Shutdown Presents Challenges For Sports Teams, SponsorsThere are no sponsored power plays at the moment. No doughnut races in the fourth quarter. No calls to the bullpen presented by phone companies.
What Is Your MLB Team's Best Opening Day Moment?Today would have been Opening Day for MLB. What is the best Opening Day moment in your organization's history?
White Sox, Cubs' Seasons Delayed As MLB Suspends Spring Training, Pushes Back Opening Day By At Least Two WeeksThe decision came following a call with the 30 ball clubs and consultation with the Major League Baseball Players Association.
NBA, MLB, MLS, NHL Closing Locker Rooms Due To Coronavirus ConcernsFour major sports leagues on Monday announced that they will be temporarily closing their locker rooms amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Baez: Cubs Lacked Proper Preparation Last SeasonThe two-time All-Star infielder says he and the Cubs were lacking last year when it came to their pregame routines and work ethic.
Four Things To Watch For At White Sox Spring Training CampAfter an aggressive off-season by the front office, the expectation is that can win now. And that will be something the players and manager Rick Renteria will have to deal with. This is a new situation for him as well.
Four Things To Watch For At Cubs CampWe get our first look at David Ross as manager. How will Grandpa Rossy handle managing many of his former teammates? And will his presence make a difference?
White Sox Head To Spring Training With Playoffs In MindAfter Anderson, Yoán Moncada and Eloy Jiménez broke out last year and Grandal, Keuchel and company signed in free agency, the rebuild is over. The White Sox want to win right now.
Sox Player's 'Kopech Kut' Raises $10K For Kids: 'I'm In A Position To Help People'"I don't have much to complain about. And yet, I find myself complaining. I'm in a position to help people that are less privileged than I am. And so I feel that if I don't do something with that, then I'm failing myself and my community."