Commissioner Rob Manfred details the state of Major League Baseball with Mike Greenberg of Get Up! Manfred speaks candidly about international expansion and the opportunity to grow the game in Europe, increasing youth participation in baseball, and what MLB free agency and long-term deals for Bryce Harper and Mike Trout says about the state of the game. Manfred also explores his role managing change in the game and tweaks to the All-Star Game, including the planned ‘Election Day’ to increase fan engagement, and incentive for Home Run Derby participants. Manfred also talks to Greeny about the issue of tanking in the sports world, proceeding with caution around sports betting and whether legalized gambling is relevant to the lifetime ban on Pete Rose.
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