CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

104 results for "baseball"

Page of 6
  1. NL MVP Andrew McCutchen on staying positive, helping others -- ES...

    Buster Olney

    For ESPN The Magazine's MLB Preview Issue, NL MVP Andrew McCutchen tells Buster Olney about how he stays positive and upbeat during long MLB seasons.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  2. Creative Control -- Clayton Kershaw abides by strict code

    Buster OlneyPHOTOGRAPH BY PETER YANG

    Before starts, CLAYTON KERSHAW abides by an almost comically strict code. Hey, it got him that $215 million deal.

    Eticket | Conversation | March 20, 2014
  3. MLB looks into Magic Johnson talk over Robinson Cano, sources say...

    Buster Olney

    Major League Baseball is looking into comments made last week by Magic Johnson, who is part of the Dodgers' ownership group, about Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, sources say.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2013
  4. Olney: Harvey's injury not Mets' fault

    Buster Olney

    The New York Mets have done everything right in their handling of Matt Harvey, according to current conventional wisdom in baseball, just as the Washington Nationals did with Stephen Strasburg. But Harvey apparently blew out his elbow, just as Strasb...

    Blog | August 27, 2013
  5. WBC to pay injured players' salaries while they heal, sources say...

    Buster Olney

    Players injured during the World Baseball Classic will have their salaries paid by the WBC organization while they are unable to play for their major league teams, according to an MLB source.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2013
  6. Source -- Major League Baseball reviews Detroit Tigers' Jose Valv...

    Buster Olney

    Major League Baseball has reviewed video of Jose Valverde apparently throwing a spitball and has discussed the incident with the Detroit Tigers, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2012
  7. MLB, union close to finalizing expanded playoffs

    Buster Olney

    On the eve of Thursday's soft deadline for finalizing details of the implementation of a 10-team playoff field, MLB and its players association are close to announcing the change that would take effect in October, sources said Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | February 29, 2012
  8. Tony La Russa says he's in talks for job with Major League Baseba...

    Buster Olney

    Former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, in Detroit Tigers camp shadowing general manager Dave Dombrowski, said he is in talks with Major League Baseball about a job with the league.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2012
  9. MLB commissioner Bud Selig to be offered contract extension, sour...

    Buster Olney

    Baseball commissioner Bud Selig will be offered an extension to his current contract, a highly placed source said.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2012
  10. MLB -- Ryan Braun's test result positively bad for MLB

    Buster Olney

    Ryan Braun has gone from being one of the game's best young players to being one of the most prominent to test positive for a performance-enhancing drug.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2011
  11. Manny Ramirez files for reinstatement from MLB's retirement list

    Buster Olney

    Manny Ramirez has hired new agents and filed for reinstatement from Major League Baseball's retired list, sources said Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2011
  12. Magic Johnson part of group that wants to purchase Los Angeles Do...

    Buster Olney

    At a time when MLB wants to restore the Dodgers' brand after years of damage under the ownership of Frank McCourt, Earvin "Magic" Johnson is a major player in a group that wants to buy the team.

    Story | Conversation | December 02, 2011
  13. MLB labor talks -- Sides close to OKing draft tweaks, sources say...

    Buster Olney

    Major League Baseball and its union appear to be close to agreeing to a draft structure that will serve to restrain signing bonuses -- something commissioner Bud Selig has wanted -- and could eliminate first-round draft pick compensation, sources said.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2011
  14. Source -- Ex-Secret Service agent to head MLB security

    Buster Olney

    Major League Baseball will hire Bill Bordley, formerly of the Secret Service, as its new chief of security, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2011
  15. Buster Olney -- Mariano Rivera and Trevor Hoffman have plenty in ...

    Buster Olney

    The two greatest closers in baseball history have more in common than just stats.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2011
  16. MLB - Remembering Mike Flanagan, funniest man in baseball

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney reflects on the life and career of his friend Mike Flanagan, the funniest man in baseball.

    Blog | Conversation | August 25, 2011