MLB.com Press Releases
Statcast: Tracking the Derby Bracket
The names have been announced and the brackets unveiled for the 2015 Gillette Home Run Derby presented by Head & Shoulders
Statcast Data Leaderboards to launch on MLB.com this week
MLB.com will debut this week the first phase of its online leaderboards showcasing new player metrics generated from MLBAM's tracking technology, winner of this year's MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Alpha Award for Best Analytics Innovation/Technology. The system has been fully operational in all 30 Major League ballparks since Opening Day.
It's #domiNoNo Day
Last night 27-year-old rookie pitcher Chris Heston not only wrote himself into the Major League Baseball history with a no-hitter, but his achievement also put the San Francisco Giants into the record books as the first team in 50 years - and second ever - to post no-hitters in four consecutive seasons.
2015 National League All-Star balloting update #3
Two-time All-Star Paul Goldschmidt of the Arizona Diamondbacks has taken over the lead at first base from Adrian Gonzalez of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the latest National League voting update for the 86th All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 14th at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, it was announced today.
R.B.I. Baseball 15 Now Available on App Store
The mobile version of R.B.I. Baseball 15 is available for a one-time price of $4.99 from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Fans set new video viewership marks on Opening Day
MLBAM today announced it delivered a record-setting 60 million live and on-demand video streams to baseball fans on Opening Day, consumed across MLB.com, MLB.TV, MLB.com At Bat and MLB.com-controlled social media channels on platforms such as Facebook and Twitter.
Fans set new mark for At Bat downloads
MLBAM today announced the MLB.com At Bat mobile app reached the five-million download mark on Saturday, its earliest point in its eight-year history.
It's Opening Day ... for your smartphone and tablet
In preparation for the first pitch of the season, MLBAM has made available the Opening Day updates for its mobile apps to its millions of fans - MLB.com At Bat, MLB.com Ballpark and MLB.com Home Run Derby. Each update currently is available.
MLBAM's new tracking technology honored
MLBAM's new tracking technology, set to debut across all 30 Major League Baseball ballparks for Opening Day, received the highest honor at the 2015 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference when it was presented with the Alpha Award for Best Analytics Innovation/Technology this past Saturday at the conclusion of the two-day event. The Alpha Awards are given to recognize the best use of analytics in sports, as selected by the conference's advisory board.