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Dodgers pitcher Price won’t play this year because of virus

Dodgers pitcher David Price will not play this season because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, delaying his Los Angeles debut until next year.

Baseball’s back: MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24

Phillies say 2 more players, 2 staffers test positive; 12 total

MLB plans 60-game slate, shortest since 1878, as union balks

Balk in baseball coronavirus talks, July 19 start off

AP source: MLB spring training sites close amid virus worry

Phillies: 5 players test positive for virus at Florida camp

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Baseball players say talks futile, tell MLB to order return

MLB offers players 80% of prorated salaries, 72-game season

2020 MLB DRAFT: LSU OF Daniel Cabrera selected by Tigers

2020 MLB DRAFT: LSU RHP Cole Henry selected in second round by Nationals

  AP sources: MLB offers 76-game year, up to 16 playoff teams

MLB rejects 114-game schedule, threatens plan of about 50

Springer, Astros beat Angels 4-2 in Ohtani’s pitching return

George Springer hit a two-run homer and finished a triple shy of the cycle to lead the Houston Astros to a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels in Shohei Ohtani's return to the mound

White's 9th inning shot powers Astros over A's 5-4

Tyler White homered with one out in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics

Astros erupt for 6 runs in 10th, beat Rockies 8-2

Tony Kemp lined a go-ahead single off closer Wade Davis as part of a six-run 10th inning and the Houston Astros beat the Colorado Rockies 8-2 on Tuesday night.

Trout drives in teammate for 1st time in month in Angels 14-5 win over Astros

Mike Trout drove in a teammate for the first time in more than a month, homering to cap a seven-run burst in seventh inning for the Los Angeles Angels in a 14-5 rout of the Houston Astros on Sunday.

Astros drop another one to A's, 6-4

Former LSU star Alex Bregman invited to 2018 MLB Home Run Derby

Astros fall 8-3 to A's

Former LSU pitcher Aaron Nola leads Phillies to 3-1 win over Mets

Former LSU stars Bregman, Nola named 2018 MLB All-Stars

Alex Bregman earns AL Player of the Week honors

Bregman hits 5th HR in 6 games, but Astros fall 5-2 to Rays

Alex Bregman got the Astros on the board with a two-run homer in the sixth off Vidal Nuno. It was Bregman's 16th home run and his fifth in six games.

Alex Bregman has a monster series against the Blue Jays

Former LSU shortstop Alex Bregman is on quite a tear for the Houston Astros.

Southern baseball legend turns 79 on Monday

Southern baseball legend Lou Brock turned 79 on Monday.

7 LSU players selected in the MLB Draft

LSU had seven players taken on the second and third days of the 2018 MLB Draft.

  Scotlandville pitcher Destin Dotson chosen by Rangers in MLB Draft

Scotlandville Magnet High left-handed pitcher Destin Dotson enjoyed a very happy afternoon with his family and friends, as he was taken in Round 12 of the 2018 MLB Draft by the Texas Rangers.

Ponchatoula native Simon Landry picked by Dodgers in MLB Draft

Ponchatoula native Simon Landry was picked by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round 22 of the 2018 MLB Draft.

Southeastern pitcher Josh Green selected by Diamondbacks in MLB Draft

Southeastern Louisiana University right-handed pitcher Josh Green was taken in Round 14 of the 2018 MLB Draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Kevin Gausman changing number to honor Roy Halladay

Former LSU pitcher Kevin Gausman will wear a new number next season to honor the late Roy Halladay.

LaMahieu wins another MLB Gold Glove Award

Former LSU standout and current Major League Baseball All-Star DJ LeMahieu has been named the 2017 Gold Glove Award winner at second base.

Former LSU star named MLB Gold Glove Finalist

Former LSU standout and current Major League Baseball All-Star DJ LeMahieu has been named a Gold Glove Award finalist.

Former LSU second baseman having an All-Star season with the Rockies

Former LSU second baseman DJ LeMahieu is having quite the year for the Colorado Rockies.

Alex Bregman extends extra base hit streak to 10 games

Former LSU shortstop Alex Bregman doubled in the ninth inning Wednesday night against the White Sox extending his extra base hit streak to 10 games.

Former Tiger Alex Bregman looks to extend extra base hit streak

Former LSU shortstop Alex Bregman will try to extend his extra base hit streak to 10 games Wednesday night against the Chicago White Sox.

Michael Papierski selected in the 9th Round of the MLB Draft by the Houston Astros

LSU catcher Michael Papierski was selected in the ninth round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Houston Astros. The junior from Lemont, IL, was the 271st pick of the draft. He is hitting .260 this season with eight home runs, six doubles and 34 RBI. Papierski was selected in the 16th round 2016 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays. Papierski and the Tigers travel to Omaha to face the Florida State Seminoles Saturday at 7 p.m. on ESPN. Copyright 2017 WAFB. All rights res...

Jared Poche' picked in 9th round of MLB Draft by Oakland A's

LSU pitcher Jared Poche' was selected in the ninth round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Oakland A's.

Cole Freeman drafted by the Washington Nationals in the 4th round

LSU second baseman Cole Freeman was selected in the fourth round of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft by the Washington Nationals.

Former LSU Tiger Jacoby Jones helps propel big league Tigers to Opening Day win

Jacoby Jones hit a three run homer to help propel the Detroit Tigers to a 6-3 MLB Opening Day victory against the Chicago White Sox.

Former LSU ace gets opening day nod for the Orioles

Former LSU pitcher Kevin Gausman will get the 2017 opening day start for the Baltimore Orioles.

Bregman named to 2016 MLB Futures Game

The Futures Game will take place on Sunday, July 10, at Petco Park in San Diego and will air at 6 p.m. on the MLB Network.

LSU's Jake Fraley finally picked by Tampa Bay Rays in MLB Draft

He had to wait until the last pick more than five hours after the first day of the MLB Draft began, but it was worth the wait when LSU junior outfielder Jake Fraley heard his name called by the Tampa Bay Rays.

Former LSU ace off to a great start for the Phillies

The former LSU ace currently has a 20-inning scoreless streak, pitching seven scoreless innings against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday to earn his second victory of the year.

Nola, LeMahieu off to hot starts in MLB

LeMahieu, the second baseman for the Colorado Rockies, has a .600 batting average after three games and Nola, in his first start of the season for the Phillies, pitched a gem against the Cincinnati Reds.

Former LSU baseball star named a Gold Glove Award finalist

Former LSU baseball star and current Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu has been named a 2015 Rawlings Gold Glove Award Finalist.

Aaron Nola set to make Major League Baseball debut Tuesday

Former LSU and Catholic High pitching ace Aaron Nola will make his Major League Baseball debut Tuesday night for the Philadelphia Phillies.

Former LSU baseball star DJ LeMahieu named to All-Star Game

Former LSU and current Colorado Rockies star DJ LeMahieu has been named to this year's Major League Baseball All-Star Game.

Bregman agrees to deal with Houston, Person officially signs with Astros

It will be a big day for former LSU All-American shortstop Alex Bregman after he agreed on Wednesday to a deal with the Houston Astros. The team officially announced the signing of former LSU pitcher Zac Person.

Astros claim former LSU RHP Will Hariris from Arizona

The Houston Astros claimed former LSU right-handed pitcher Will Harris off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Additionally, Astros selected catcher Carlos Perez to the 40-man roster, activated pitcher Josh Zeid from the 60-day DL and outrighted pitcher Jose Cisnero.

Former LSU ace talks pro ball with Phillies

Former Catholic High and LSU pitcher Aaron Nola allowed a sit-down interview on his final night in Baton Rouge before heading to Florida for his first spring training.

Former LSU first baseman Matt Clark called up to MLB by Milwaukee Brewers

Former LSU first baseman Matt Clark has been called up to the Major Leagues by the Milwaukee Brewers, and he is joining the club Tuesday in Chicago for its game against the Cubs in Wrigley Field.

Former LSU ace Aaron Nola signs contract with Phillies

Nola was selected seventh overall by the Philadelphia Phillies in the first round of the 2014 MLB Draft.

Former LSU pitching star Anthony Ranaudo set to make MLB debut Friday

Former LSU right-hander Anthony Ranaudo is scheduled to make his MLB debut in Boston Friday night as the Red Sox starting pitcher against the New York Yankees.

Former LSU stars assigned to minor league teams

Ten former LSU players have been assigned to minor league teams as they begin their careers in professional baseball.

LSU's Jones picked in the third round, Katz in the fourth

JaCoby Jones was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third round of the Major League Baseball Draft. Mason Katz was taken in the fourth round by the St. Louis Cardinals.

Kevin Gausman to make Major League debut for the Orioles

Former LSU right-hander Kevin Gausman will make his MLB debut in Toronto Thursday night.

Kevin Gausman called back up by the Orioles

Gausman is 0-3 with a 7.66 ERA in five starts with the Orioles this season.