Major League Baseball and its players have banned most home plate collisions but left open an exception if the catcher has the ball and is blocking the runner’s direct path to home plate.
Major League Baseball owners have voted to move ahead with a vast expansion on instant replay next season.
Richie Phillips, a hard-charging negotiator for NBA referees and Major League Baseball umpires, has died. He was 72.
Major League Baseball appears set for a vast expansion of video review by umpires in 2014
MLB executive vice president Joe Torre said an “improper call” was made in the ninth inning of Wednesday’s game between the Indians and Athletics.
Larry Andersen says current MLB umpires are arrogant.
The game between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets was short one Umpire on Sunday because Wally Bell was not at the ballpark.