TheSTN – Game Two of the 2012 American League Division Series featuring Athletics at Tigers to air exclusively on MLB Network

For the first time in its four-year history, MLB Network will exclusively televise a Postseason game as Matt Vasgersian and Jim Kaat call Game Two of the American League Division Series featuring the Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers this Sunday, October 7 at 12:00 p.m. ET, live from Comerica Park. The game marks Kaat’s return to … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB & MLBPA Reach Agreement On Melky Cabrera/Rule 10.22(a)

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced that for purposes of determining the individual batting, slugging or on-base percentage champion, the last sentence of Official Baseball Rule 10.22(a) shall not be applicable for the 2012 season for any player who failed … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: NL Player Of The Week Announced

Cincinnati Reds starter Mat Latos has been named the National League Player of the Week for the period ending July 1st. Latos was a perfect 2-0 in two complete games last week, leading the Majors with 18.0 innings pitched and ranking second in MLB and first in the National League … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: AL Player Of The Week Announced

New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending July 1st. This is Robinson’s sixth career weekly honor and his first since August 22, 2010. Cano, who on Sunday was elected as a starter at second base for … Continue reading

TheSTN – 2012 MLB All-Star Game Rosters Announced

Pitchers and reserves have been named to the American League and National League All-Star Teams, as announced by Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players Association and All-Star Game managers Tony La Russa of the National League and Ron Washington of the American League. The 2012 American League and … Continue reading

TheSTN – 2012 All-Star Game Starters Announced

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton, the 2012 leading vote-getter in Major League Baseball, and San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, who led the National League in All-Star voting, will be among the starters in the 83rd All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 10th at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas … Continue reading