Major League Baseball has announced FOX’s broadcast schedule for the 2017 World Series, which is set to begin at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday, Oct. 24, and is presented by YouTube TV. Baseball’s 113th Fall Classic will feature the National League Champion Los Angeles Dodgers facing either the New York Yankees or the Houston Astros representing […]
Chicago Cubs prospect Jason Vosler walked to the plate on Friday with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, his team trailing by a run. The third baseman was 0-for-4 in his at-bats that day, and he knew he needed something big. With runners on first and third, Vosler hit a sharp line drive […]
Now that the Cubs’ season is over, crews began preparations on Friday at Wrigley Field for the next phase of the ballpark’s renovation project. Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein also began work on the 2018 team.
After a strong regular season, Monte Harrison got off to a slow start in the Arizona Fall League, but got back on track with a pair of homers in Salt River’s 10-4 win over Glendale on Friday. The Brewers’ No. 14 prospect hit a grand slam in the fourth and a two-run homer in the […]
Beat reporter Mark Bowman answers fan questions about offseason signings, coaching changes and more.
Jonathan Mayo checks in on the Phillies’ Arizona Fall League participants, led by talented outfielder Cornelius Randolph.
The Dodgers will make a “substantial” donation to aid Puerto Rico’s relief effort from Hurricane Maria in the name of Enrique Hernandez, whose record-tying three-homer performance on Thursday helped the club clinch the National League Championship Series.
Clayton Kershaw could not move. He turned to his right, slamming into a wall of teammates and a shower of beer. He turned to his left. More of the same. Eventually, Kershaw ducked out of the huddle of screaming Dodgers, who had transformed Wrigley Field’s weight room into a fraternity house following their 11-1, pennant-clinching […]
Kenley Jansen laughed whenever a reporter asked if he was worried when the Dodgers lost 16 of 17 games. “It’s for you guys to make it a dramatic thing that we lost 16 of 17,” Jansen said of the media. “We know we’re good.”
All these teams looking for a new manager — and another one joined the list Friday when the Nationals announced they’re parting ways with Dusty Baker — should hire somebody the way the Dodgers hired Dave Roberts.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he appreciated umpire Jim Wolf admitting he made the wrong call in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series on Wednesday night vs. the Dodgers. Maddon had argued the call and was ejected for the second time in the series.
The Cardinals, who already have a search underway for a pitching coach and bullpen coach, will now also be looking to hire a new bench coach. After serving as Mike Matheny’s bench coach for the past three seasons, David Bell has accepted the position of vice president of player development for the San Francisco Giants.