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Jeter (99.7 percent) and Walker (76.6) are the newest Hall of Famers. Jeter misses being unanimous by one vote.
This is spellbinding. Jeter has never discussed The Flip in such detail.
Why Scott Boras says the Astros’ players do not need to apologize:
Souza, close to agreement with #Cubs , did not play last season after injuring his left knee in the second-to-last exhibition of the spring. He sustained a torn ACL, LCL and partial tear of his PCL and posterior lateral capsule.
#Astros owner Jim Crane just announced the firings of Luhnow and Hinch.
Something for MLB to consider: A Jose Fernandez spirit award, presented to the player who best exemplifies love and passion for the game.
As part of a new agreement on opioids being negotiated between Major League Baseball and the players’ union, MLB will remove marijuana from the list of banned substances for minor leaguers, sources tell The Athletic. Major leaguers have not been subject to testing for marijuana.
MLB’s sign-stealing controversy broadens: Sources say the Red Sox used video replay room illegally in 2018. Story with @EvanDrellich .