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  • Atlanta’s Brian Snitker wins NL Manager of the Year award

    Brian Snitker, who guided Atlanta to a surprise division title in the NL East, won the National League Manager of the Year award Tuesday. Snitker received 17 first-place votes, nine seconds and one third for 116 points, the only manager picked on every NL ballot. Milwaukee's Craig Counsell was second with 11 firsts and for 99 points. Colorado's Bud Black was third with 41 points. A baseball lifer who played in Atlanta's minor-league system from 1977 through '80, Snitker, 63, has spent 42...

  • Oakland's Bob Melvin, Atlanta's Brian Snitker voted MLB's top managers

    Oakland's Bob Melvin was voted Manager of the Year for the third time, winning the American League honor Tuesday after leading the Athletics to the playoffs despite the lowest opening-day payroll in the major leagues. Atlanta's Brian Snitker won the National League award following the Braves' surprising...
  • A's Melvin, Braves' Snitker named top managers

    Bob Melvin of the Oakland Athletics and Brian Snitker of the Atlanta Braves were winners of the Manager of the Year awards in the American League and National League, respectively, announced on Tuesday.

  • MLB Manager of the Year 2018: AL and NL Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

    Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker and Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin were named MLB 's Managers of the Year by the Baseball Writers' Association of America on Tuesday...

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  • Bob Melvin Wins 2018 AL Manager of Year Award

    Oakland Athletics skipper Bob Melvin has been named the 2018 American League Manager of the Year. The award came in a narrow vote that saw Melvin edge out Boston Red Sox manager ...

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  • Brian Snitker Wins 2018 NL Manager of Year Award

    Brian Snitker led the Atlanta Braves to the playoffs for the first time since the 2013 season and was rewarded with the 2018 National League Manager of the Year as a result. Snitker won the award Tuesday, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times ...

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  • MLB looks at claims Mariners management called Latino players 'lazy and stupid'

    Former employee makes allegations in social media postsSeattle Mariners say accusations are baseless and untrueMajor League Baseball is investigating claims made against the Seattle Mariners by the team’s recently fired training and conditioning director, who said team management had disparaged Latino players. The Mariners denied the allegations in a statement on Monday following Twitter and Instagram posts from Lorena Martin in which she claimed general manager Jerry Dipoto, manager Scott...

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  • Amarillo Sod Poodles Announced as New Padres Double-A Affiliate

    The San Diego Padres have a new Double-A affiliate in their farm system: the Amarillo Sod Poodles. Yes, you read that correctly—the Sod Poodles...

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  • MLB investigating discrimination claims against Mariners

    Major League Baseball announced Tuesday it will investigate claims of racial discrimination against the Seattle Mariners that were made on Monday by a former employee.

  • MLB investigating discrimination claims against Mariners

    Major League Baseball announced Tuesday it will investigate claims of racial discrimination against the Seattle Mariners that were made on Monday by a ...

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  • A's Melvin named AL Manager of the Year

    Oakland Athletics skipper Bob Melvin was named American League Manager of the Year on Tuesday after guiding the team with the lowest payroll in baseball to a 97-65 record and its first playoff berth in four years.
  • MLB to Investigate Mariners After Allegations of Racist Remarks by Front Office

    Major League Baseball announced on Tuesday that it would be investigating Dr. Lorena Martin's accusations of racism against Latin American players by the Seattle Mariners front office...

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  • MLB Trade Rumors: White Sox 'Actively Trying' to Deal Avisail Garcia

    The Chicago White Sox are "actively trying to trade" outfielder Avisail Garcia , according to Mark Feinsand of MLB .com. Eligible for arbitration this winter, Garcia could be a non-tender candidate if no trade is reached, per Feinsand...

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  • Marlins want fans to get social with 2 new sections to ballpark

    Marlins Park is getting two new sections to attract fans to the ballpark. The Miami Marlins on Tuesday unveiled the "Center Field Zone" and "SRO (Standing Room Only) Social Section" intended to provide fans "new vantage points and unique viewing experiences at Marlins home games," the team said in a news release. Both areas feature standing-room only space at a discounted rate. "As we continue our commitment to elevate the fan experience at Marlins Park, we are focused on creating a sense of...

  • MLB Rumors: Summer League Planned for 'Elite' High School Prospects

    Major League Baseball is planning on introducing a summer league for elite high school talent, according to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan ...

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  • Phillies Manager Gabe Kapler Lost Malibu Home in California Wildfires

    Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler is among those affected by the California wildfires. In speaking with The Athletic's Matt Gelb , Kapler revealed that his Malibu house was completely burned down...

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  • MLB Free Agents 2018: Rumors, Predictions for Manny Machado, Craig Kimbrel, More

    It's been a quiet offseason to this point, but as the MLB rumor mill continues to swirl, it's only a matter of time before some of the major dominoes on the free-agent market start to fall...

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  • Japan rallies to beat MLB All-Stars 5-3 to lead series 3-1

    HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) - Ryosuke Kikuchi drove in the go-ahead run on a squeeze bunt as Japan rallied with four runs in the top of the ninth inning to beat...

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