Major League Baseball Players Association

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2013

    New Professional Baseball Code of Conduct Makes Posting of Porn in Public Places Against the Rules

    Major League Baseball is coming out, swinging. The professional baseball league produced a new Code of Conduct to better guard against homophobia on the field and in locker rooms. The announcement was made yesterday in conjunction with the New York State Attorney General's office and the MLB Players ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2010

    Francisco Rodriguez: The Mets Only Now Realize He's Not a Nice Guy?

    ​In case you weren't sitting in front of your computer last night at 8:29 p.m. EDT, you might have missed the announcement that the Major League Baseball Players Association filed a grievance against the New York Mets in support of Francisco Rodriguez. The only surprise is that it took the uni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    Jockbeat: How Important Was Don Fehr to Baseball?

    The late great Dodgers and Yankees announcer Red Barber once called Major League Baseball Players Association founder Marvin Miller "one of the three most important men in baseball history, right up there with Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson." (Branch Rickey, who brought Robinson into baseball and cre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    Jockbeat: Why You're Just Now Hearing that Sammy Sosa Juiced in 2003

    Let's take the issues connected with the outing of Sammy Sosa's 2003 drug test results one at a time: -- First, the New York Times broke the news on June 16 with a story stating that Sosa had tested positive "according to lawyers with knowledge of the drug-testing results from that year."   ... More >>

  • News

    November 27, 2007

    Hall of Shame

    Once again, one of baseball's greatest is overlooked for his place in Cooperstown

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    February 22, 2005

    The Ice Storm

    Everyone knows who won the NHLs labor dispute. But who won last year's Stanley Cup?

  • News

    September 16, 2003

    The Backroom Crowd

    Indictments Looming, Power Brokering Goes on as Usual as Brooklyn Pols Meet

  • News

    September 10, 2002

    Strikes and Balls

    In Baseball's Labor Game, Reporters Miss the Signs