Baseball

Rare trading card of late Hall of Famer sold for $5.2m.

Three-time World Series winner to aid with on-field matters

MLB club retains veteran senior executive with five-year deal

Ballpark joins growing wave of sports facilities enlisted in ongoing health crisis

The cost of constructing Polar Park, the new home of Triple-A team Worcester Red Sox, has ballooned to $157m so far, making the facility the most expensive minor league baseball stadium ever built.

Major League Baseball's Washington Nationals will open a sportsbook at Nationals Park as part of a multiyear exclusive sports betting partnership with online gaming operator BetMGM

MLB ballpark finds another crucial public use

New team owner Steve Cohen looks to flex financial muscle

Lack of vaccinations, social distancing needs likely to revise spring training

Chuck Greenberg, veteran minor league baseball club owner and chairman and managing partner of the State College (Pennsylvania) Spikes discusses the historic shift of the franchise from the lower-levels of professional baseball to a new amateur league aimed at showcasing draft-eligible players.

Veteran baseball executive Rob Matwick discusses the Covid-19 protocols and planned venue operations during the World Series with SportBusiness US Editor Eric Fisher

Faced with the loss of nearly two-thirds of the regular season due to the Covid-19 pandemic, MLB and its clubs are significantly expanding the frequency and locations for virtual advertising this season.

What previously were just MLB practice sessions unseen by fans have become an important source of content for clubs and their regional sports networks, and have helped broadcast production crews prepare for the regular season

Current team COO adds title of president of business operations

Baseball shrine extends slide in incoming charitable contributions

Baseball history, record books to be reshaped with new designation

Amazon is expected by some sports media rights industry experts to follow up its bid for New Zealand Cricket rights in India with bids for bigger properties such as the Indian Premier League

MLB club to remain as Indians until new identity determined

Club agrees to lower classification in order to stay affiliated with MLB

MLB club preparing to part with highly debated moniker after 105 years

Invitations formally tendered to 119 clubs for new minor league structure

League alleges that extensive pandemic-related losses should be covered

Minor league club seeks to fight back against loss of MLB affiliation

League-owned network looks to fill void from now-canceled Winter Meetings

League has now placed 23 formerly affiliated minor league clubs in new structures

Australian pay-television operator Foxtel and its Kayo Sports OTT streaming platform have acquired rights to the 2020-21 edition of the Australian Baseball League

Major League Baseball's Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly planning to demolish Rogers Centre in order to build a state-of-the-art new ballpark in its place

Major League Baseball’s planned Field of Dreams game, celebrating the famed 1989 movie of the same name, in Dyersville, Iowa, has been rescheduled for August 12, 2021.

From next year South Korean baseball clubs will be permitted to reduce player’s pay if the season is disrupted by extraordinary events.

MLB club's lead investor also now assumes its top governance role

Executive set to take 2021 off, but long-term goals include future ownership role

Newly promoted executive has been with prominent youth sports entity since 1993

Newly appointed executive says long-awaited post is a testament to perseverance

Executive has cultivated widely lauded reputation over the past three decades

Grant is part of larger program by the league

Longtime prior club employee and industry veteran to oversee several key areas

MLB club keeps Binghamton affiliation, which had been targeted for contraction