Rosenthal: What I am Listening to Forward of the MLB Transaction Deadline

That’s AJ Preller’s world, and the rest of the baseball industry lives in it. OK, maybe that’s an overstatement. But true to form, Preller is chasing a dizzying amount of trades and seems almost certain to make at least one big move before Tuesday’s trading deadline at 6 p.m. ET. It will be with National … Read more

Rosenthal: What I am Listening to Forward of the MLB Transaction Deadline

That’s AJ Preller’s world, and the rest of the baseball industry lives in it. OK, maybe that’s an overstatement. But true to form, Preller is chasing a dizzying amount of trades and seems almost certain to make at least one big move before Tuesday’s trading deadline at 6 p.m. ET. It will be with National … Read more

Shohei Ohtani in New York? Juan Soto to St. Louis? MLB deal time period offers we need to see

7:00am ET Bradford Doolittle Close ESPN staff letter writer Sports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers Association David Schoenfield Close ESPN Senior Writer Includes MLB for ESPN.com Former Deputy Editor-in-Chief Page 2 Working with ESPN.com since 1995 The … Read more

Shohei Ohtani in New York? Juan Soto to St. Louis? MLB deal time period offers we wish to see

7:00am ET Bradford Doolittle Close ESPN staff letter writer Sports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers Association David Schoenfield Close ESPN Senior Writer Includes MLB for ESPN.com Former Deputy Editor-in-Chief Page 2 Working with ESPN.com since 1995 The … Read more

Dodger Stadium franchise employees, happy with the progress of negotiations, is not going to strike across the All-Star Recreation

Dodger Stadium franchise workers have abandoned plans to strike during next week’s All-Star Game after threatening to do so in an attempt to secure higher wages. In a joint statement Friday by union Unite Here Local 11 and employer Compass Group / Levy Restaurants, the two sides said they “have made substantial progress” in the … Read more

Dodger Stadium Franchise Employees Threaten to Strike Earlier than All-Star Sport

Dodger Stadium concession workers threatened to strike in the days leading up to the All-Star game. Unite Here Local 11, the union representing those workers, announced in a news release Monday that “99%” of employees voted in favor of the strike, adding that a strike could have can happen “at any time.” A representative for … Read more

Freddie Freeman’s long-running free company story filled with tears, anger, and blame

We are all fanatics about it. The freelance worker has gone back to where he started. Fans love him. Tears fell, hugs exchanged. The passage of time makes the bittersweet and bittersweet moments less bitter and more sweet. That’s what you think you saw when Freddie Freeman went back to Atlanta last weekend, right? Well, … Read more