MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred forbids retaliation against Houston Astros

As the fallout from the sign-stealing scandal involving the Houston Astros continues, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has made it clear that he doesn’t want to see any retaliation on the part of players. So for any pitcher thinking of plunking some Houston players, they may want to think twice about it. “I hope that I … Read more

Houston Astros fire GM Jeff Luhnow and manager AJ Hinch

UPDATE: The Houston Astros have fired GM Jeff Luhnow and manager AJ Hinch. Jim Crane just fired Jeff Luhnow and AJ Hinch. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) January 13, 2020 From Earlier: According to reports, the Houston Astros will pay a price for stealing signs during their World Series championship campaign in 2017. Embed from Getty … Read more