Major League Baseball


  • The World Series slugfest you don't know about Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants

    New bat makers are wooing major league power hitters like SF Giants Pablo Sandoval, who will be swinging them in this year's World Series.

  • And the World Series ticket price winner is... Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 1:20 PM ET
    Lorenzo Cain of the Kansas City Royals and Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants

    The Heartland’s Kansas City Royals are commanding higher ticket prices and greater merchandise sales than their rivals from the Bay.

  • Next MLB commish aims to boost youth participation Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 5:08 PM ET

    Rob Manfred, the next MLB commissioner, sets out priorities for his term.

  • Mark Teixeira: Life after Jeter  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    Discussing the transition for the Yankee's and Major League Baseball after Derek Jeter's retirement, with New York Yankees first baseman and Harlem RBI board member Mark Teixeira, and Major League Baseball Commissioner Elect Rob Manfred.

  • Mark Teixeira talks Harlem RBI & investments  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET

    Discussing the success of Harlem RBI with young people, and keeping Major League Baseball healthy, with New York Yankees first baseman and Harlem RBI board member Mark Teixeira, and Major League Baseball Commissioner Elect Rob Manfred.

  • Athlete stocks: NFL’s Vernon Davis, the next GE? Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    San Francisco 49ers’ Vernon Davis (85) runs the ball against Dallas Cowboys’ Sterling Moore (26) in Arlington, Texas.

    NFL fans already are emotionally invested in the sport, but those who want to become financially invested can buy stocks of players.

  • Million dollar captain: Jeter's 20-year empire  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Yankee team captain Derek Jeter plays his final home game at Yankee Stadium today. Take a look back at how his salary and endorsement earnings expanding through the past 20 years.

  • Rain creates bargains, risks for Jeter's last game Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 2:08 PM ET
    Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees looks on during an at-bat against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on September 24, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

    Prices for Derek Jeter's last home game are plummeting, for fans willing to brave the rain.

  • Jeter's last home game  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    Discussing the ticket prices for Yankee Derek Jeter's final home game, and how they compare to past games, with TiqIQ CEO Jesse Lawrence.

  • Parsons: Not an easy path for Comcast  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Richard Parsons, former Time Warner chairman & CEO, discusses Comcast's frustration with high-profile opponents of its proposed union with Time Warner Cable. This is a tough merger, says Parsons.

  • Hot ticket: Jeter's last home game  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:47 AM ET

    Fans are paying big money to see the Yankee captain play his last game in pinstripes, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Farewell Derek Jeter  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 6:54 AM ET

    A look at the Yankee team captain's final game in pinstripes, with Dave Briggs, NBC Sports.

  • Time for some sponsors to leave NFL: Branding pro Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    Gary Vaynerchuk

    With the recent scandal surrounding the NFL, now may be the time for some sponsors to pull out, branding expert Gary Vaynerchuck told CNBC.

  • Mariano Rivera remembers 9/11  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to New York Yankee legend Mariano Rivera, about his foundation and efforts to help Cantor Fitzgerald raise money for charity.

  • Rice tape sent to NFL exec months ago: Source Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:55 PM ET
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens in 2013.

    League executives have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week.

  • Apple Pay Cook's home run: MLB.com CEO  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 10:20 AM ET

    MLB.com CEO & President Bob Bowman, discusses partnering with Apple. Fans will soon be able to pay for tickets online using Touch ID on MLB's "At Bat" app. Bowman says Apple Pay is transgenerational and a juggernaut that's hard to beat.

  • How investors are betting on golf’s decline Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    Investors have been banking on a decline in the popularity of golf, with stocks that have exposure to the sport seeing an increase in short interest.

  • Donald Trump faces snail fight for golfing heaven Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 1:06 AM ET

    Below the surface of a golfing paradise for many American tourists, the Trump Organization is battling on many fronts.

  • Baseball: Meet the new boss, same as the old boss Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    Rob Manfred speaks at a press conference after being elected by team owners to be the next commissioner of Major League Baseball.

    Major League Baseball has a new man at the helm, Rob Manfred, and he's unlikely to rock the financially flush MLB boat.

  • Rob Manfred elected as new M.L.B. commissioner Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Rob Manfred was chosen Thursday by the league's owners to succeed Bud Selig as commissioner, one of the most powerful positions in sports.