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MLB looks to draft first Orthodox Jewish player

MLB looks to draft first Orthodox Jewish player

17-year-old Jacob Steinmetz, who has a 97-MPH fastball, looks to be the first Orthodox Jew drafted by a Major League team.Gary Willig, 12/07/2021 15:59
Liberal media keeping 'one of top pitchers out of baseball HOF'

Liberal media keeping 'one of top pitchers out of baseball HOF'

Newsmax says Red Sox's Curt Schilling, arguably one of the best players in MLB history, hasn't reached Cooperstown due to politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 19:21
MLB legend, Israel supporter Hank Aaron dead at 86

MLB legend, Israel supporter Hank Aaron dead at 86

'Hank' Aaron, one of the greatest to play the game of baseball - and a supporter of Israel, has passed away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2021 17:59
Jewish teen scouted by MLB won't play on Shabbat

Jewish teen scouted by MLB won't play on Shabbat

High schooler Elie Kligman, dreams of being the first Orthodox Jewish MLB player, and he will never play on Shabbat.Gary Willig, 24/01/2021 15:17
Former MLB player: Anti-Semitism "rampant" in baseball

Former MLB player: Anti-Semitism "rampant" in baseball

Cody Decker recounts his experiences with anti-Semitism during his career in the MLB after Oakland coach allegedly uses Nazi salute.Gabe Friedman/JTA, 10/08/2020 21:31
Oakland A's coach apologizes for Nazi salute-like gesture

Oakland A's coach apologizes for Nazi salute-like gesture

Oakland Athletics' bench coach apologizes for using a gesture that looked like a Nazi salute after a team win.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 08/08/2020 01:51
MLB, NHL cancel games amid coronavirus outbreak

MLB, NHL cancel games amid coronavirus outbreak

Major League Baseball cancels Spring Training and delays start of the season, while National Hockey League suspends 2019-2020 season.Elad Benari, 13/03/2020 03:08
MLB will no longer promote Roger Waters

MLB will no longer promote Roger Waters

Following protest, Major League Baseball says it will not schedule any more advertising on its platforms promoting anti-Israel musician.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2020 03:03
MLB under fire for promoting Roger Waters' show

MLB under fire for promoting Roger Waters' show

B'nai Brith International criticizes Major League Baseball’s involvement in sale of tickets for Roger Waters’ North American tour.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/02/2020 06:08
Jewish outfielder Kevin Pillar traded to San Francisco

Jewish outfielder Kevin Pillar traded to San Francisco

San Francisco Giants acquire Jewish outfielder Kevin Pillar from Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for three players.Elad Benari and JTA, 03/04/2019 04:11
Baseball 2017: All the Jewish major leaguers to watch

Baseball 2017: All the Jewish major leaguers to watch

Baseball is back and there are nine Jews who begin the year on Major League rosters.JTA, 05/04/2017 01:59
Proud to play ball for Israel, proud to visit Israel

Proud to play ball for Israel, proud to visit Israel

Watch: We met the Jewish MLB players who will be representing Israel at the World Baseball Classic in South KoreaYoni Kempinski, 13/01/2017 07:12
Major leaguers visit Israel ahead of World Baseball Classic

Major leaguers visit Israel ahead of World Baseball Classic

10 MLB players visit Israel to connect with the country they are representing in the World Baseball Classic.Hillel Kuttler, 11/01/2017 01:01
Jewish MLB players to visit Israel

Jewish MLB players to visit Israel

Ten Jewish Major League Baseball players who are part of Team Israel to visit Israel in preparation for the World Baseball Classic.Ben Ariel and JTA, 27/12/2016 05:39
How all the Jewish MLB players did in 2016

How all the Jewish MLB players did in 2016

Many Jewish Major League Baseball players had their best seasons in years during 2016.Ron Kaplan, 21/10/2016 00:53
Prospect Alex Bregman to make MLB debut for Astros

Prospect Alex Bregman to make MLB debut for Astros

Alex Bregman, Jewish player and one of Major League Baseball’s top prospects, has been called up by the Houston Astros.JTA, 26/07/2016 02:56
Jewish ex-major leaguer trying to get back to show

Jewish ex-major leaguer trying to get back to show

First baseman Nate Freiman, who played for Israel in the World Baseball Classic, hoping to return to the majors.Hillel Kuttler, 01/07/2016 03:35
First Israeli Baseball Player Drafted in the MLB

First Israeli Baseball Player Drafted in the MLB

Arutz Sheva catches Israeli baseball league summer tournament, learns how Israel is 'dominating' Europe and breaking into US.Yoni Kempinski, 26/06/2015 13:51