With two games potentially still remaining in the American League Championship Series, MLB has announced the start times for the World Series, in which the Los Angeles Dodgers will possess home-field advantage. The New York Yankees could wrap up the ALCS as soon as Friday night with a Game 6 victory over the Houston Astros. […]
Daily Recap: Enrique Hernandez belted three homers, including a grand slam to back Clayton Kershaw in the Dodgers’ series-clinching win Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Former Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on January 19, 2000, that the 30 Major League Club owners voted unanimously to centralize all of Baseball’s Internet operations into […]
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.
With Major League Baseball’s postseason inching closer to conclusion, the Hot Stove season is quickly approaching. The Cardinals continue to survey potential targets while building their offseason blueprint. As that work continues, let’s take a look at another series of topics on your mind in this week’s Inbox.
Andrew Knizner, the Cardinals’ No. 27 prospect, has been soaking up every opportunity to gain experience during the Arizona Fall League. The catcher hit two home runs and notched three RBIs in Friday’s game against the Mesa Solar Sox
The last time the Tigers hired a manager, their analytics department consisted of one person in baseball operations. Now, the department has grown to eight, and it is headquartered two doors down from general manager Al Avila’s office at Comerica Park. When Ron Gardenhire came through before his introductory press conference Friday, he couldn’t help […]