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  Major League Baseball - BR Bullpen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
More specifically, Major League Baseball refers to the entity that operates North American professional baseball's two major leagues, the National League and the American League, by means of a joint organizational structure which has existed between them since 1903.
Major League Baseball is governed by the Major League Baseball Constitution, an agreement that has undergone several incarnations since 1876 then called the NL Constitution, with the most recent revisions being made in 2005.
Major League Baseball, under the direction of its Commissioner, Bud Selig, hires and maintains the sport's umpiring crews, and negotiates marketing, labor, and television contracts.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Major_League_Baseball   (400 words)

  
 Major League Baseball - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Major League Baseball is governed by the Major League Baseball Constitution, an agreement that has undergone several incarnations since 1876 then called the NL Constitution, with the most recent revisions being made in 2005.
The MLB Draft is among the least followed of the professional sports drafts in the United States.
MLB's previous reluctance to take a hard line on drugs (as many other sports featured far stricter testing and penalties) was widely seen as one of the main reasons why baseball has been dropped from the Olympics, effective in 2012.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Major_League_Baseball   (4839 words)

  
 Major League Baseball
Baseball hopes the probe, which came about only as a reaction to the book "Game of Shadows" can serve as a public relations closure to the Steroid Era and offer lessons of vigilance for a sport that allowed performance-enhancing drugs to proliferate.
Many members of the Baseball Writers Association may not vote for him when his name is placed on the ballot for election to the Cooperstown shrine five years after his retirement.
In my book, if he had taken the high road throughout his major league career, he still would have finished as perhaps the greatest all-around player ever, and there would be no questions asked about the merits of his entitlement.
www.baseballplayamerica.com /page7.html   (2104 words)

  
 ESPN Major League Baseball for Xbox Review - Xbox ESPN Major League Baseball Review
The best way to describe ESPN Major League Baseball is to say that it's an improved version of World Series Baseball 2K3 that presents a handful of new and mostly broken play modes.
World Series Baseball 2K3 had great audio last year, so the few enhancements that were made to the audio in ESPN Major League Baseball just make it sound that much better.
Also, while the majority of player animation is smoother than it was last year, the animations used for batting stances and for jogging off the field still loop faster than they should.
www.gamespot.com /xbox/sports/espnmajorleaguebaseball/review.html   (1239 words)

  
 Major League Baseball season - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Major League Baseball season has been 162 games long for each team since 1961 in the American League and 1962 in the National League.
A Major League season normally lasts from the beginning of April to the end of September, followed by the post-season tournament in October.
The National League organized for 1876 on a different basis, granting exclusive memberships to eight clubs that would continue from year to year — it was generally expected, if only because membership would be profitable.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Major_League_Baseball_season   (1503 words)

  
 Major League Baseball Washingtonpost.com - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
It had already been reported that certain bidders had expressed strongly to MLB that Bowden not be locked into a long contract, as he was not their choice.
Epstein has seemingly indicated a preference to return to baseball with a team that allows him to build from the ground up, to develop a farm system and create a championship organization.
Indeed, MLB can't sign Bowden to a long-term deal, because they would be doing that for a new owner, and that wouldn't be fair.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0NTQ/is_2005_Nov_1/ai_n15950511   (805 words)

  
 Major League Baseball
The original MLB baseball overlay is the rarest.
It was probably only in the baseball games less than the first year of their manufacturing.
This different version of the MLB baseball overlay has been printed in an even lighter color background.
www.intellivision.org /MajorLeagueBaseball.html   (248 words)

  
 Major League Baseball's Drug Problem   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
It is because the minor league players are not eligible for membership in the MLBPA at this point in their careers and thus cannot be “protected” or shielded by a union that doesn’t give a damn about its members’ health.
The truth is that everyone in baseball, with the exception of the clean athletes, benefits from this illegal use of supplements and stimulants.
Until something changes, Major League Baseball, which is trying to act without the full backing of the owners when it comes to drugs, will not be able to test for illegal drugs, stimulants or performance enhancers - legal or illegal - except for what is covered with their sham of a steroid policy.
www.athomeplate.com /drug.shtml   (1197 words)

  
 Major League Baseball : Official Info : Official Rules
This code of rules is written to govern the playing of baseball games by professional teams of Major League Baseball and the leagues that are members of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues.
Baseball not only has maintained its position as the National Game of the United States, but also has become an International Game being played in 100 countries.
No part of the Official Baseball Rules may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording or any information storage and retrieval system now known or to be invented, without permission in writing from the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball.
www.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/official_info/official_rules/foreword.jsp   (398 words)

  
 Baseball Tickets : MLB Baseball Tickets @ BuySellTix.com
Whether it is regular season tickets, MLB Playoff tickets, or World Series tickets, we have tickets for every major league ballpark.
Be there and catch the all of the intensity of the longest-running rivalry in MLB when the American League Red Sox and Yankees go head-to-head.
MLB has seen an influx of talent from not only America but from other countries as well.
www.buyselltix.com /mlb   (447 words)

  
 XM Radio - MLB Home Plate™
MLB on XM is Presented by Chevy, Baseball's #1 Fan.
Major League Baseball trademarks and copyrights are used with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc.
Ripken Baseball - From the major leagues to youth baseball, all topics are under discussion.
www.xmradio.com /programming/channel_page.jsp?ch=175   (292 words)

  
 Major League Baseball : News : News
The Cardinals won their first World Series championship since 1982 on Friday night, topping the American League champion Tigers, 4-2, in Game 5 of the 102nd Fall Classic.
Two clubs with rich baseball histories -- the Cardinals and the Tigers -- meet in the 102nd Fall Classic.
If you didn't believe before that this is Red October, then the events of Thursday night's Game 4 of the World Series should have cemented it for you.
mlb.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/news/mlb_news_index.jsp   (186 words)

  
 Major League Baseball - CBS SportsLine.com
Baseball leaders should be scurrying for cover, but nobody is in pursuit.
Baseball revenue and salaries are hopelessly tied to television ratings, which drive the value of baseball's TV deals and filter down to player salaries.
Baseball already was broken into 15 pieces, and the new labor deal took those 15 pieces and smashed them with a hammer.
majorleaguebaseball.sportsline.com /columns/story/9763670   (687 words)

  
 Major League Baseball not a fan of placeshifting - Engadget
Speaking at this year's Digital Media Summit in LA, MLB Advanced Media executive VP George Kliavkoff went toe-to-toe with fellow panel member and Sling Media marketing VP Rich Buchanan, arguing that Slingbox customers are "violating the scope of their [cable and satellite] user agreements" when they rebroadcast content out of their home market.
The MLB is just ticked because Slingbox owners are supposedly taking money out of their greedy fingers because those viewers aren't buying the games on MLB.com.
Major League Baseball, in the past few years, has been toying with the idea of broadcasting games over cell phones.
www.engadget.com /2006/06/07/major-league-baseball-not-a-fan-of-placeshifting   (1814 words)

  
 GigaOM » Major League Baseball, Six Apart Deal In The Works
What I do know is that the domain mlblogs.com is registered to Major League Baseball Properties, and the DNS servers are pointing to SixApart.com.
MLB should have just told its beat writers at mlb.com to trash the newspaper style writing and posting they do and start blogging.
Major League Baseball is now empowering consumers to launch their own Six Apart-powered blogs.
www.gigaom.com /2005/04/21/major-league-baseball-six-apart-deal-in-the-works   (1208 words)

  
 2002 Major League Baseball All-Star Game | MLB All-Stars | Bubble Blowing Contest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
After the 11 innings, the National League and American League teams would each pick five players to participate in a homerun contest.
You can't watch five seconds of a baseball game without seeing a player spitting out chewing tobacco, blowing a bubble with bubble gum or grabbing his crotch.
Major League Baseball Fans - No Taunting Rules
www.kidzworld.com /article/2308-how-would-you-break-the-all-star-game-tie   (296 words)

  
 Major League Baseball - CBS SportsLine.com
Anthony Reyes' performance in Game 1 means we are likely to see him for Game 5 in St. Louis where he may have a more difficult time pitching in a neutral HR park vs. the extremely pitcher friendly Comerica Park.
In the DYNASTY League Baseball version of Game 2, it's interesting that three of the four homers were all down the left field line, barely staying fair and not hit that deep.
Provided by DYNASTY League Baseball, from the designer of Pursue the Pennant.
cbs.sportsline.com /mlb/story/9744119   (737 words)

  
 Fan Pages Major League Baseball Sports
- Fans express their opinions as to moneys undue influence in baseball and how this can be fixed.
- Images of their travels to Major League Baseball Parks over the past 25 years.
- Major League and fantasy baseball news and views with a twist of humor.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Sports/Baseball/Major_League/Fan_Pages   (403 words)

  
 GameSpy: Major League Baseball 2K6
The 2K6 edition of 2K Sports' baseball game includes innovative features such as a new movement system and realistic player collisions on the infield and outfield to take the virtual baseball experience to the next level.
New York Yankees All-Star shortstop Derek Jeter is featured as the cover athlete and official spokesperson for the exclusive and official Major League Baseball multi-platform videogame.
Major League Baseball 2K6 (06/22/06) - MLB 2K6 offers up a solid game of baseball with some strong pitching and batting elements, though it's hampered by several flaws.
cube.gamespy.com /gamecube/major-league-baseball-2k6   (220 words)

  
 Baseball: MLB & Fantasy News, Players, Stats, Scores & Schedules - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
As we did with the American League last week, we provide you with our best guess at the 2007 National League batting lineups (excluding pitchers), along with a capsule analysis of each team's most important players and top concerns.
Baseball's Hall of Fame wants more time before making any changes in the voting format of its Veterans Committee.
After Barry Bonds tested positive for amphetamines during a drug test last season, he allegedly told baseball officials he took the pills from the locker of San Francisco Giants teammate Mark Sweeney.
www.usatoday.com /sports/baseball/default.htm   (673 words)

  
 Baseball Tickets with a 200% Guarantee: MLB Tickets, MLB Baseball Tickets
If you're a fan of Major League Baseball, let Ticket Solutions be your source for premium hard-to-find baseball tickets.
MLB playoff tickets are available as soon as teams qualify for the playoffs.
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 Major League Baseball News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Major League Baseball news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Major League Baseball's $700-million contract with DirecTV Group Inc. will be reviewed by the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee in two weeks over concerns that it may limit consumer access to hundreds of games.
TAMPA, Fla. - Alex Rodriguez yesterday threw open to the door to leaving the Yankees, saying that the coming season was a 'do-or-die situation' and that the reaction of the fans would ultimately determine his...
www.topix.net /mlb   (1730 words)

  
 GameStats: Major League Baseball Featuring Ken Griffey Jr Cheats, Reviews, News
Major League Baseball Featuring Ken Griffey Jr Major League Baseball featuring Ken Griffey Jr.
baseball is an arcade fast paced form of baseball that emphasizes the offensive aspect of the game.
Baseball the perfect title for the baseball fans that dig the long ball.
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 GameSpy: Major League Baseball 2K5: World Series Edition
There are many sports games out there that focus on baseball itself, but MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2K5 WORLD SERIES EDITION by Kush Games and Visual Concepts for the XBOX takes a cue from the wild ride that was the 2005 pennant race and World Series.
The Championship Moments mode, on the other hand is a little different in that it lets fans play through some of the greatest World Series moments throughout history in a type of simulation.
The MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2K5 WORLD SERIES EDITION is essentially the same great MLB game that comes out every year with a few bonus features, but those bonuses are well worth the money as they will easily pay for themselves with the hours of fun game play.
xbox.gamespy.com /xbox/major-league-baseball-2k5-world-series-edition   (276 words)

  
 Amazon.com: 1999 Official Rules of Major League Baseball: Books: Major League Baseball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Baseball is a game between two teams of nine players each, under direction of a manager, played on an enclosed field in accordance with these rules, under jurisdiction of one or more umpires.
This is the book that Major League umpires put under their pillow at night.
This is the bible for any league that plays by the Official Rules of Baseball.
www.amazon.com /Official-Rules-Major-League-Baseball/dp/1572433108   (1216 words)

  
 The Official Site of Major League Baseball: Homepage
Get MLB news, trades, free agent signings and more offseason coverage wherever you go using your mobile phone.
Pete Rose revealed to ESPN Radio on Wednesday that he placed bets on the Reds "every night" while he was manager of the team during the 1980s.
MLB.com is now your one-stop home for purchasing tickets for any Major League Baseball game.
www.mlb.com   (981 words)

  
 Open Directory - Sports: Baseball: Major League: Teams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Baseball Hall of Fame - Includes a list of notable artifacts, statistics, hall of fame player information and record holders for each team.
Baseball Library - Presents general information about each team that includes history, chronology and alumni profiles.
MLB Baseball Teams - Includes information on each team, history, statistics, players and stadiums.
dmoz.org /Sports/Baseball/Major_League/Teams   (119 words)

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