Tag: MLB

‘A’s’ Las Vegas dream no longer a pipe dream!

MLB owners approve Oakland A’s move to Las Vegas

The Major League Baseball (MLB) owners unanimously approved on November 16th the Oakland Athletics’ relocation to Las Vegas (US). ‘LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL’ stated that the ‘A’s’ needed at least 23 votes – or 75 percent of the 30 franchises – for approval of their move to... » Read more

MLB 2023 attendance firing on all cylinders

MLB sets attendance record in 2023

The average Major League Baseball (MLB) time of game is way down in 2023 – and attendance is way up. ‘Major League Baseball’ stated that recently, the Major League Baseball (MLB) released its game times and attendance numbers for the 2023 regular season – with its new rules aimed at... » Read more

MLB virtual ballpark strike a chord with fans

MLB first regular game and virtual ballpark

The Los Angeles Angels-Tampa Bay Rays first Major League Baseball (MLB) regular season game held at the Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida (US) on September 20th in which the Rays beat the Angels 6-2 featured MLB’s “next digital game-viewing experience, a virtual ballpark”. ‘SPORTS... » Read more

Dodgers-Padres 2024 Seoul barnstormers

MLB season opener 2024 in South Korea

The Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players’ Association (MLBPA) announced recently that the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres will open the 2024 regular season with two games in Seoul, South Korea on March 20th-21st, 2024. The two-game set will be a home-and-home... » Read more

MLB virtual ballpark to hold fans spellbound

MLB new virtual ballpark

The Major League Baseball (MLB) is launching a new virtual ballpark to bring fans immersive digital experiences. ‘MLB’ stated that it will be the first of its kind for a professional sports league. The virtual ballpark will debut on July 8th and open to fans for the first time with a special... » Read more

A’s phew moment as Vegas venue Bill gets nod

Oakland Athletics stadium update 14-6-2023

A stadium financing Bill aimed at drawing the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics to Las Vegas (US) cleared a major hurdle on June 13th after being approved by the Nevada Senate, but not before lawmakers amended the measure to strengthen its benefits for the community. ‘SN’... » Read more

MLB talk tough over Brewers home rejig

MLB pressures Brewers to renovate stadium

The Major League Baseball (MLB) is already looking at the potential for one relocation in the near future as the ‘Oakland A’s’ look to secure their new home in Las Vegas (US). ‘YARDBARKER’ stated that the MLB could be willing to threaten another relocation if the Milwaukee Brewers home... » Read more