Latest from Dave Sheinin

Hall of Fame voters pitch a shutout as character questions muddle Cooperstown debate

Luminaries such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling found out they would have to wait at least another year to gain induction to the hall.
  • Jan 26, 2021

Citing coronavirus surge, officials in Arizona ask MLB to delay start of spring training

Any alteration to the spring training schedule would require an agreement between MLB and the players’ association.
  • Jan 25, 2021

‘A giant presence’: Hank Aaron remembered for towering baseball achievements, cultural impact

Fans, other MLB players react to the news of Hank Aaron's death.
  • Jan 22, 2021

Hank Aaron, baseball great who became force for civil rights, dies at 86

The outfielder defied threats to break Babe Ruth’s home run record and never forgot the jeers he received while playing in the South during the days of segregation.
  • Jan 22, 2021

The Blue Jays gamble on George Springer, hoping to go from a good team to a great one

That George Springer, rated by some as the top free agent on the entire market, would wind up in Toronto in many ways makes perfect sense.
  • Jan 20, 2021

Don Sutton, a 300-game winner, Hall of Famer and longtime broadcaster, dies at 75

The Dodgers icon, 75, died after a long battle with cancer, the Hall of Fame said.
  • Jan 19, 2021

Mets fire GM Jared Porter after ESPN details lewd, harassing texts to female reporter

Mets owner Steven Cohen said "there should be zero tolerance for this type of behavior" in announcing the firing. Porter admitting to sending a sexually explicit image among the texts.
  • Jan 19, 2021

The Yankees and DJ LeMahieu wanted this marriage to work, but both sides had to give a little

Although both sides explored other options, the deal ultimately got done with a little more than a month to go before spring training camps are scheduled to open.
  • Jan 15, 2021

From Olympic medalist to Capitol rioter: The fall of Klete Keller

After struggling with homelessness, Keller had found his footing, his former teammates believed. Then they saw video of him at the Capitol riots -- wearing a Team USA jacket.
  • Jan 15, 2021
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Why Liam Hendriks’s deal is good news to MLB free agents stuck in a frozen market

The Chicago White Sox’ signing of free agent reliever Liam Hendriks was the latest reminder that a slow market is not the same thing as a depressed market.
  • Jan 12, 2021