Play Ball showcases the Guardians' Nike RBI Program and the positive impact it has on Cleveland's youth
- VideoKickin' It with Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen shows off some custom kicks and cleats and talks about some of his favorite shoes on this edition of Kickin' It
- VideoPlay Ball's Players of the Month
Paxton McIntyre of League City, Texas and Sophie Gray of Linwood, New Jersey are the Play Ball's Players of the Month for April 2023
- VideoGiants, Padres Play Ball event
Giants and Padres team up to hold a Play Ball event in Mexico City ahead of their series
- VideoKickin' It with Pete Alonso
On this edition of Kickin' It, Pete Alonso showcases some of his favorite custom cleats and his favorites in his shoe collection
- VideoHoboken Nike RBI program
MLB Network's Play Ball takes a look at the Nike RBI Hoboken softball program and the positive impact it makes for Hoboken's youth
- Kendrick encourages kids to dream during visit to Rangers Youth Academy
DALLAS -- The next generation of baseball was empowered to dream big after Negro Leagues Baseball Museum president Bob Kendrick visited the Texas Rangers Youth Baseball Academy in Dallas on Saturday. Kendrick has served as the president of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum for twelve years and has made it...
- VideoJackie Robinson Day at JRTC
Trailblazer Series athletes receive coaching from groundbreaking female players like Mo'ne Davis and Kelsie Whitmore
- The Top 10 Jackie Robinson Day moments
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- VideoWhite House 2023 Easter Egg Roll
MLB joins First Lady Jill Biden in transforming the South Lawn into a school community for children to enjoy educational activities
- VideoKelsie Whitmore joins the show
Kelsie Whitmore joins the MLB Central crew to talk about the Trailblazer Series and more
- VideoPlay Ball celebrates BGCA opening
MLB celebrates the opening of the 5,000th Boys and Girls Club of America with a Play Ball activation in Elgin, Illinois with special guests
- VideoMLB ID Tour visits Chicago
MLB ID Tour stops in Chicago to identify underexposed baseball talent to give athletes the chance to attend baseball development programs
- Hillsboro's Gajownik makes history as first High-A woman full-time manager
John Swanda delivered, Wilderd Patino watched it and Brendan Tinsman framed it to no avail. A first pitch like thousands of others in baseball history ... only there was nothing ordinary about this contest between High-A Hillsboro and Tri-City. Ronnie Gajownik eventually watched her leadoff batter strike out, but the...
- VideoSeason 8, Episode 2
A.J. Andrews catches up with The Jonas Brothers ahead of their August 12th show at Yankee Stadium
- VideoMLB ID Tour visits Oakland
MLB's grassroots initiative to identify underexposed talent in the 2026 & 2027 classes for baseball development programming stops in Oakland
- 'Pioneers of tomorrow': Women's college ball gaining traction
These days, women are breaking barriers all across the baseball landscape, from the professional coaching ranks to the college game and beyond. That pioneering spirit came together last weekend at Baseball for All’s Women’s College Club Baseball Championship, where the University of Washington claimed its second straight national title at...
- Peña's cleats become children's coloring book
HOUSTON -- The smile on Jeremy Peña’s face was as large as it’s ever been, which is saying something. The Astros star shortstop couldn’t help it as he watched a group of schoolchildren take a new pair of bright white cleats and begin writing on them with multicolored Sharpies. They...
- VideoSeason 8, Episode 1: Opening Week
Play Ball is back for its 8th season! This Saturday, we relive Opening Day and get to know some of the top young prospects in the game
- Teen softball player donates her Make-A-Wish to local high school
“Cystic fibrosis -- battles that bring blessings.” This is the phrase that Emersyn Drollinger, a 14-year-old Make-A-Wish youth from Idaho, lives by every single day. Her health condition, which could be viewed as a negative, turned into a major positive when she recently used her wish to bless others. Emersyn...