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Veteran Groundskeeper Steve Wightman has been voted into the Major League Baseball Groundskeepers Hall of Fame, the Association of Major League Baseball Groundskeepers announced today. Wightman, a leader in the industry, managed sports fields for over 39 years including 36 years at the professional level before his retirement in March 2012.

Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr. issued the following statement regarding the passing of longtime National League Umpire Doug Harvey, a member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame, who was 87.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that four Minor League players have been suspended following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

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R.B.I. Baseball 17, developed by MLBAM and featuring Los Angeles Dodgers 23-year-old All-Star shortstop Corey Seager on its U.S. and global covers, is set this summer to release a new version of the Major League Baseball video game for Nintendo Switch.

R.B.I. Baseball 17, developed by MLBAM with Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager featured on its U.S. and global covers - is available for smartphones, tablets and next generation consoles beginning today.

MLB.TV, the longest-running and most successful live streaming sports product, is available for the 2017 MLB season beginning today with nearly two dozen interactive features for its millions of subscribers to access and interact with live MLB games on any of the more than 400 supported devices.

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The results of the 2018 National Baseball Hall of Fame ballot will be announced exclusively on MLB Network, MLB.com and MLB's official Facebook page on Wednesday, January 24 live at 6:00 p.m. ET, part of a five-hour announcement show beginning at 3:00 p.m. ET. As the home of the Hall of Fame election announcement since 2009, MLB Network's program will exclusively feature National Baseball Hall of Fame President Jeff Idelson revealing the results, as well as the first interviews with the electees.

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