Rob Manfred

John Healy
June 29, 2020 - 2:33 pm
With the MLB season being implemented by commissioner Rob Manfred, some of the rules – such as universal DH and putting a runner on second in extra innings – appear likely to happen in 2020.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 25, 2020 - 3:04 pm
According to the Associated Press, MLB has left open the possibility of expanding the playoff field to 16 teams for the 2020 season. MLBPA president Tony Clark said he’d be willing to listen if the league proposed an expanded postseason.
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John Healy
June 23, 2020 - 9:54 am
The labor dispute between the MLBPA and league owners has reportedly ended without an agreement and commissioner Rob Manfred likely to implement a schedule for the 2020 season.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 22, 2020 - 11:43 am
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports MLB will close all of its spring training facilities in Florida and Arizona for “deep cleaning” following COVID-19 outbreaks at both Blue Jays and Phillies camps.
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John Healy
June 22, 2020 - 11:32 am
RADIO.COM Sports’ John Healy looks at the four major sports commissioners and which ones have done the best job and which ones have not done such a great job.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 18, 2020 - 2:18 pm
The MLB Players Associated has submitted a counteroffer, proposing a 70-game season that would pay players their full prorated salaries. The proposal also includes playoff revenue sharing.
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Jordan Cohn
June 17, 2020 - 2:56 pm
According to RADIO.COM Sports MLB insider Jon Heyman, MLB and the players are nearing an agreement that would allow for a 2020 season with prorated salaries and an expanded playoff format.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 17, 2020 - 10:11 am
With MLB’s season in jeopardy and free agency looming, Mookie Betts could finish his Dodgers tenure without playing a single game. Jesse Pantuosco looks at Betts and others affected most by the prospect of a canceled 2020 season.
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Rob Bradford
June 16, 2020 - 11:43 am
After MLB commissioner Rob Manfred expressed uncertainty Monday about the 2020 season, WEEI’s Rob Bradford had a strong response Tuesday morning.
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Jordan Cohn
June 16, 2020 - 8:00 am
After Rob Manfred said he’s no longer confident there will be a 2020 MLB season, players like Christian Yelich, Trevor Bauer, and others around the league understandably reacted with frustration on social media.
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