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.
Buster Posey's agent, Jeff Berry, said on Thursday morning he is going to place a call to Joe Torre, the leader of on-field operations for Major league Baseball, and raise the idea of changing the rules regarding plays at the plate.
ESPN The Magazine has named their 2011 NEXT athletes. For baseball, The Mag has given the nod to San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey.
The Washington Nationals placed Adam Dunn on waivers Tuesday, according to sources, and the slugger is expected to generate a lot of interest from other teams.
A waiver claim has been placed on Blue Jays right fielder Alex Rios, according to MLB sources.
Sources familiar with the George Mitchell investigation told Buster Olney that the report will name many players, including some big names and some names that have not surfaced to date.
Last summer, commissioner Bud Selig proclaimed this was a golden age of baseball. Now, history is destined to recall this period as baseball's Steroid Era.
Barry Bonds reportedly says he didn't know what he was using was steroids. Now we all know it was.
Will the Big Unit get traded? Can the Cubs come back and win the NL Central? Stay tuned.
The consistency of the new Metrodome turf stands out, as does Pedro's inability to get swings and misses.
With leaders like John Smoltz calling for tougher policies, it's time for the union to get serious about steroids.