MLB Press Releases
2016 MLB Draft order announced
Major League Baseball will hold day one of the 2016 MLB Draft on Thursday, June 9th at MLB Network's Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey. This year's Draft will begin live on MLB Network and MLB.com at 7:00 p.m. (ET). Prior to the start of the Draft, MLB Network will air a Draft preview show, also simulcast on MLB.com, at 6:00 p.m. (ET).
Dodgers' Ravin suspended
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Ravin has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide 2 (GHRP-2), a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program
Rockies' Trevor Story voted NL Rookie of the Month for April
Shortstop Trevor Story of the Colorado Rockies has been voted the National League Rookie of the Month for April.
Rangers' Nomar Mazara named AL Rookie of the Month for April
Texas Rangers outfielder Nomar Mazara has been named American League Rookie of the Month for April.
Cubs' Jake Arrieta voted NL Pitcher of the Month for April
Chicago Cubs starter Jake Arrieta has been unanimously voted the National League Pitcher of the Month for the month of April.
Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann named AL Pitcher of the Month for April
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has been voted American League Pitcher of the Month for April.
Nationals' Bryce Harper named NL Player of the Month for April
Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper has been voted the Budweiser Presents National League Player of the Month for April.
Orioles' Manny Machado named AL Player of the Month for April
Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has been voted the Budweiser Presents American League Player of the Month for April.
Giants' Hunter Pence named National League Player of the Week
San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence has been named National League Player of the Week for the week of April 25th-May 1st.