With baseball’s Winter Meetings having taken last-ups in Florida, Las Vegas is in the on-deck circle, swinging a leaded bat.
New York is the 3-1 favorite at MGM Resorts sports books, which took a flurry of wagers on the Yankees at 5-1 odds Saturday morning before moving them to 3-1.
Roy Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner who pitched a perfect game and a playoff no-hitter, died Tuesday when his private plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico. He was 40.
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell was arrested in Arizona after a food delivery person alleged he pointed a gun at her.
Joe Girardi will not return next season as manager of the New York Yankees, the Major League Baseball team said on Thursday.
A flight carrying the Chicago Cubs to Los Angeles was diverted to New Mexico early Friday due to a medical issue on board.
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority will consider spending $80 million over 20 years on the naming rights for the “Las Vegas Ballpark,” a Triple A baseball stadium in Summerlin where the Las Vegas 51s would play beginning in 2019.
Fans greeted the Southern Nevada Blue Sox on Wednesday at McCarran International Airport, one day after the team won the American Legion World Series championship in Shelby, North Carolina.
As a youngster, Ricky Knapp would sit with his dad, Rick, and watch baseball games at night. Ricky, now a starter for the 51s, would always try to learn something new from his dad, who is now the International Pitching Coordinator for Major League Baseball.
A promotion for Dominic Smith seems to be coming shortly.