Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus probes scouts and big league executives to find out what exactly makes a player a "4A hitter." Several factors can keep a player out of the big leagues, but it usually comes back to adjustments.
New York Police Department and Major League Baseball investigators were at the New York Mets' spring training complex Wednesday continuing their investigation into fired clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels' activities, a team official confirmed.
Venezuelan authorities reportedly will exhume the body of former major league pitcher Geremi Gonzalez to probe whether he was killed last year by lightning, as an autopsy determined, or was the victim of a deadly robbery.
A judge has delayed the sentencing of a former Mets clubhouse attendant and admitted steroids peddler so he can continue to assist federal prosecutors and baseball officials with their illegal performance-enhancing drug investigations.