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AP source: MLBers keep service time in deal; draft may trim

NEW YORK (AP) - Players agreed to a deal with Major League Baseball that would preserve service time in the event this season is...

Former Astros star Jimmy ‘The Toy Cannon’ Wynn dies at 78

Jimmy Wynn, the diminutive Houston slugger whose monster shots in the 1960s and '70s earned him the popular nickname “The Toy Cannon," has died....

MLB uniform maker switches to producing medical masks, gowns

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Bryce Harper jersey that could have been worn this baseball season by the biggest Philadelphia Phillies fan is now a...

Opening day memories: From Seaver to Scully, Ted to the Ted

No game today.On what was supposed to be opening day all around the majors, ballparks will be shut Thursday because of the coronavirus pandemic.So...

Red Sox minor leaguer tests positive for virus, complex shut

BOSTON (AP) - A minor league player for the Boston Red Sox has tested positive for the coronavirus, prompting the team to close down...

MLB to pay minor leaguers through April 8; salaries TBD

NEW YORK (AP) - Philadelphia Phillies minor leaguer Logan O'Hoppe got the news from his agent and relayed it immediately to teammate Vito Friscia.Friscia,...

MLB gives minor leaguers spring per diems; salaries TBD

NEW YORK (AP) - Philadelphia Phillies minor leaguer Logan O'Hoppe got the news from his agent and relayed it immediately to teammate Vito Friscia.Friscia,...

Red Sox ace Chris Sale to have Tommy John surgery

BOSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale will have Tommy John surgery on his left elbow, an operation that would keep him...

AP sources: MLB could skip draft; service time big issue

NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball is considering skipping its amateur draft this year and putting off the next international signing period as...

MLB delays opening day to mid-May at earliest due to virus

NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball pushed back opening day until mid-May at the earliest on Monday because of the new coronavirus after...