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Robert (Bob) Nightengale has been covering Major League Baseball since 1986. So, 2,000 hotel nights, 3,500 games and 1.6 million frequent flier miles later, Bo Jackson remains the best athlete I've ever covered, Dr. J and Muhammad Ali are my favorite athletes, and Barry Bonds still is the most dominating baseball player I've ever seen.

Nightengale: Without Minor Leagues, Independents Become ‘Life-Savers’

By Bob Nightengale | They were planning to start driving for Uber and Lyft. They...

Nightengale: Giolito Wrote Baseball’s 2020 Hollywood Script with Season’s First No-Hitter

By Bob Nightengale | Chicago White Sox starter Lucas Giolito, who comes from a movie family, just wrote...

Nightengale: MLB Gets Serious with Covid-19 Protocols After Team Outbreaks

By Bob Nightengale | Major League Baseball, in the aftermath of the COVID-19 outbreaks on the Miami Marlins...

Nightengale: MLB Opening Day has Arrived, Ready for 60-Game Sprint

By Bob Nightengale | It began and suddenly halted four months ago in spring training and then restarted...

Nightengale: Nashville Stars Could be MLB’s Next Team – and League’s First Black-owned Club

By Bob Nightengale | Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has more power than anyone in baseball, but...

Nightengale: Things Look Bleak, but There Will be a Major League Baseball Season

By Bob Nightengale | Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred may not want to say it, but I...

Nightengale: MLB Mulls Plan to Start Season in Late June With Realigned League

By Bob Nightengale | Maybe it’s a dream scenario. Maybe it’s premature to get excited.

Nightengale: MLB Employees to be Subjects of Country’s Largest COVID-19 Antibody Study

By Bob Nightengale | They are Major League Baseball owners in their 70s and 80s, team presidents in...

Nightengale: Tim Anderson, Inspired by Jackie Robinson, is Leading Voice of MLB’s African-American Community

By Bob Nightengale | Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson didn’t ask for the torch to be passed...

Nightengale: MLB Players Improvise to Stay in Game Shape

By Bob Nightengale | They are playing catch in the backyard with their wives, like New York Yankees...
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