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Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization, and the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. A total of 30 teams play in the National League (NL) and American League (AL), with 15 teams in each league. The NL and AL were formed as separate legal entities in 1876 and 1901 respectively. After cooperating but remaining legally separate entities beginning in 1903, the leagues merged into a single organization led by the Commissioner of Baseball in 2000. The organization also oversees Minor League Baseball, which comprises 256 teams affiliated with the Major League clubs. With the World Baseball Softball Confederation, MLB manages the international World Baseball Classic tournament.

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Celebrate good times: MLB's 2019 walk-off wins
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DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Judge go back-to-back in the first inning to push Yankees past 2002 Rangers for most consecutive games with a home run.
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Rodriguez was suspended for the entire 2014 season for violating Major Leagueย Baseball's performance-enhancing drug policy.
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The Philadelphia Phillies grabbed plenty of headlines in the offseason and played well for two months, but things aren't looking good at the moment.
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Oakland A's starter Frankie Montas has been suspended 80 games for PED use, MLB announced on Friday. He is 9-2 with a 2.70 ERA and 97 strikeouts.
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The Tampa Bay Rays have been given the go-ahead by Major League Baseball to look into playing a split season in Montreal
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Major League Baseball has given the Tampa Bay Rays permission to explore the possibility of playing home games in Montreal.
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LEADING OFF: Marlins' Gallen makes MLB debut vs former club, Astros-Yanks as division leaders meet
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LEADING OFF: Max Scherzer breaks nose, Yanks try to make space for Aaron Judge, MLB chides umpires union for tweet, Cubs get cautious with Kyle Hendricks
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A day after Manny Machado was hit with a one-game suspension, the MLB Umpires Association issued a scathing statement on Twitter.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

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