#Baseball

.Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Adam Fraizer currently plays for Pittsburgh Pirates. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@a_fraz12)

  • Fraizer will not be a free agent until the 2022 season is over
  • Tucupita Marcano, Jake Suwinski and Michell Miliano are being traded
  • Fraizer is the second-longest tenured player for Pittsburgh Pirates

.Cleveland, OH, USA
The change will take effect in 2022. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ClevelandIndian)

  • The team has used the name since 1915
  • The change will take effect after the 2021 MLB season ends
  • Native American groups welcomed the name change

.New York, NY, USA
Hill pitched to a 6-4 record and 3.87 ERA. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@MLB)

  • Hill would play for his 11th MLB team
  • Mets are struggling with multiple injured players
  • The deadline for such trades has been set for July 30

.Tokyo, Japan
Eddy Alvarez will represent the US baseball team. (Photo credit:Twitter/TeamUSA)

  • Eddy Alvarez represented US in speed skating at the Olympics
  • The 31-year-old won a silver medal at Sochi 2014
  • Alvarez will lead the delegation along with basketball veteran Sur Bird

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Scenes during the chaos of Saturday night at the Washington Nationals park. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Washington Nationals and San Diego Padres returned to play Saturday's baseball game on Sunday
  • Fans also showed up for the game in small pockets
  • Three people were shot in the shooting outside the Nationals park on Saturday

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Gunshots were fired outside the Nationals Park baseball stadium on Saturday. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Four people were shot outside Nationals Park, a professional baseball stadium in Washington
  • Police said that there was 'no ongoing threat'
  • The game between Washington Nationals and San Diego Padres was halted midway

.Chicago, IL, USA
Joc Pederson was on a one-year contract with the Cubs. (Twitter/Cubs)

  • The Chicago Cubs have lost 13 of their 15 games before the All-Star break
  • The Cubs received minor league first baseman Bryce Ball in exchange
  • Chicago will resume their season on Friday against the Arizona Diamondbacks

.New York, NY, USA
Major League Baseball had scheduled just one game on Thursday. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • MLB postponed Thursday's Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees
  • MLB said the game postponed "to allow for continued testing and contact tracing"
  • Yankees said in a statement that three of their players had test positive

.Davis, CA, USA
The UC Davis Office of Compliance and Policy is currently investigating allegations of misconduct. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • "The safety of students is of utmost importance to UC Davis," the university said
  • It said there have been allegations of misconduct against the baseball team
  • The entire team has been suspended, while the coaching staff has been placed on leave

.California, USA
(Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • UC Davis has suspended its baseball program for an indefinite time
  • The coaching staff has been placed on administrative leave
  • The university has cited "allegations of misconduct" as the reason