Rather than ban home plate collisions outright, Major League Baseball and its players adopted a rule limiting them this season.
Baseball’s new guidelines regarding home plate collisions will be released on Monday.
Los Angeles Angels catcher Carlos Ramirez has been suspended 100 games for a third positive test for a drug of abuse in violation of baseball’s minor league drug program.
Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta will be out six to eight weeks because of an injury to his right wrist.
Greg Goossen, a former major leagues catcher who was signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers at age 18 and led a colorful life after his baseball career by working as character actor, has died. He was 65.