Rob Manfred

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred
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March 06, 2019 - 8:36 am
Major League Baseball and the players' union are near an agreement to expand active rosters by one to 26 starting in 2020 as part of a deal that would include a commitment to discuss larger economic issues after opening day this year.
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Jun 21, 2017; Kansas City, MO, USA; Major League Baseball Player Association executive director Tony Clark speaks during a presentation at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
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February 18, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players' demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams are making little effort to "justify the price of a ticket."
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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred
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February 18, 2019 - 8:21 am
Major League Baseball is unilaterally starting the use of pitch clocks for spring training games, while brushing off complaints from players about the slow free agent market.
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Rob Manfred
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February 08, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Don't look for a National League designated hitter this year or for new anti-tanking rules in June's amateur draft. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Friday that management is focused on pace-of-game changes for 2019 and bolder ideas proposed by the players' association are too complex to be...
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Rob Manfred
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Boomer and Gio
June 28, 2018 - 12:24 pm
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred joined Boomer and Gio this morning to talk weather, Designated Hitters, and the legalization of sports betting.
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June 15, 2018 - 9:46 am
By WFAN.com The use of designated hitters in the National League is inching closer to becoming reality, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday. Following the quarterly owners’ meeting Thursday, Manfred indicated that progress has been made on an issue that has been hotly debated for decades. "I...
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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred
Carlin, Maggie & Bart
March 29, 2018 - 10:58 am
Commissioner Rob Manfred is declaring victory after Major League Baseball and the head of the players union publicly traded barbs last month over the slow pace of the offseason free agent market.
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