American League

Trammell, Parrish to host youth baseball camp
mlbrealtalk.com

Tigers greats Alan Trammell and Lance Parrish will team up to host their eighth annual baseball camp at Wayne State University on Dec. 2-3 at the midtown Detroit school’s Matthaei and Multipurpose Indoor Facilities.

876
Like
Save
Astros set to get a break from lefties
mlbrealtalk.com

The Astros’ batting order, one of MLB’s best all season, is stacked with some of the brightest right-handed bats in baseball: Jose Altuve, George Springer, Carlos Correa and more. Yet on Monday night at Yankee Stadium, they were stymied by 37-year-old lefty CC Sabathia.

216
Like
Save
Yanks, Judge make Astros CC sick in G3
mlbrealtalk.com

Aaron Judge crushed a three-run homer and made several splendid defensive plays, including a fearless crash into the right-field wall, as he made his presence felt by powering the Yankees’ surge in an 8-1 victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World.

907
Like
Save
Judge denies Astros' motion with big Game 3
mlbrealtalk.com

Aaron Judge broke out of his playoff slump to make massive contributions on both sides of the ball in New York’s 8-1 victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World, sandwiching a pair of terrific defensive plays around a three-run homer as the Yankees remained undefeated […]

360
Like
Save
Yankees feast on postseason home cooking
mlbrealtalk.com

CC Sabathia never suited up in pinstripes at the old Yankee Stadium. For him, the ballpark on the other side of 161st Street represented everything a visiting player hated about playing on the road.

467
Like
Save
Sabathia rescues Yankees, saves bullpen
mlbrealtalk.com

What do a bear and a bulldog have in common? Both can be ferocious, both fight. CC Sabathia reminds his teammates of both, in the best ways possible, for the way he’s responded this postseason with the Yankees’ backs against the wall.

939
Like
Save
Top prospect Lewis continues to rehab knee
mlbrealtalk.com

Mariners top prospect Kyle Lewis hasn’t played in the first six games of the Arizona Fall League as he works to strengthen his surgically repaired right knee, but the young outfielder is expected to begin seeing action for the Peoria Javelinas next week.

627
Like
Save
McHugh saves 'pen with 4 shutout innings
mlbrealtalk.com

If there is a silver lining to the Astros’ 8-1 loss in Game 3 of the ALCS on Monday night, it’s this: Collin McHugh saved the bullpen, pitching four shutout innings and retiring 12 of the 13 hitters he faced.

570
Like
Save
Astros' ALCS lead trimmed to 2-1 in NY
mlbrealtalk.com

Aaron Judge crushed a three-run homer and made several splendid defensive plays, including a fearless crash into the right-field wall, as he made his presence felt by powering the Yankees’ surge in an 8-1 victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World.

233
Like
Save
McCullers looks to reclaim first-half form
mlbrealtalk.com

To bounce back from a tough game, the Astros are going to hand the baseball to one of the best starting pitchers in the game. As options go, it doesn’t get much better than that. Well, there’s some unknown about that. What would these things be without some suspense?

96
Like
Save
Halos hope for steady offense from Maldonado
mlbrealtalk.com

No Major League catcher shouldered as heavy a workload this regular season as Angels backstop Martin Maldonado. In his first full season as a starter, Maldonado led the Majors with 137 games caught, the most by an Angels catcher since Bob Boone’s 144 in 1986.

689
Like
Save
1996 experience inspires Girardi, Yankees
mlbrealtalk.com

Joe Girardi sat in the interview room in Yankee Stadium Sunday with a familiar look of calm on his face. It was the type of look that made you wonder whether he even realized his team was in another sizable hole after dropping the first two games of the American League Championship Series presented by […]

615
Like
Save