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Astros can't hang on against stubborn Yanks
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These “Baby Bombers” just don’t quit. Aaron Judge homered and delivered a game-tying hit, while Gary Sanchez crushed the go-ahead double in a decisive four-run eighth as the Yankees stunned the Astros with a 6-4 victory in Game 4 on Tuesday to even the American League Championship Series at two games apiece.

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Joe Maddon blows gasket after home-plate collision rule goes against Cubs
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Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected from his team’s 5-2 loss to the Dodgers in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series after a critical out at home plate was overturned by the home-plate collision rule, which is frequently dubbed the Buster Posey rule. With the Dodgers batting in the seventh inning, Justin Turner […]

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Cubs likely to realign 'pen against Dodgers
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It was a tough National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile for reliever Carl Edwards Jr., but manager Joe Maddon has nothing but confidence in the young right-hander. However, the Cubs may adjust their bullpen against the Dodgers for the NL Championship Series presented by Camping World.

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Yankees set ALCS rotation against Astros
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The Yankees have opted to roll with their hottest hands as they outlined their pitching rotation for the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World, entrusting the Game 1 start to Masahiro Tanaka coming off two of the right-hander’s best efforts of the season.

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Aaron Judge gets revenge against Trevor Bauer with first hit of ALDS
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To say the Cleveland Indians pitching staff has tormented Aaron Judge in their American League Division Series matchup would be a colossal understatement. He was 0-for-10 with eight strikeouts in the first three games of the series. Including a four-strikeout night in Game 1 when the Indians started Trevor Bauer. Well, Judge got his revenge […]

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Beltran to start at DH in Game 3 against Fister
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Astros manager A.J. Hinch is sticking with his plan to start veteran Carlos Beltran at designated hitter against right-handers, saying Saturday he would start Beltran against Boston’s Doug Fister in Sunday’s Game 3 of the American League Division Series presented by Doosan at Fenway Park.

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Gray eager for G1 start in ALDS against Tribe
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The first day Sonny Gray stepped into the Yankees’ clubhouse, he could feel it. The expectation of getting to the postseason with this group and the right-hander being an important part of it.

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Hamels closes 2017 season against A's
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Daniel Mengden will try and continue to state his case for being in the Athletics rotation next season when he pitches against the Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

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Twins' 6-game win streak against Tigers ends
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Andrew Romine played all nine positions and helped the Tigers push past the Twins, 3-2, on Saturday night at Target Field. With the win, Detroit snapped its six-game losing streak to Minnesota.

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Mets GM would fire front-office member who spoke against Collins
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Like sand through the hourglass, these are the days of the New York Mets. Speaking with reporters, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson explained he was utterly disheartened by reports that some players and front-office personnel had spoken out against manager Terry Collins. “I was exceptionally disappointed,” Alderson said, per Anthony DiComo of MLB.com. “Were I […]

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Cueto out to continue success against Padres
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The Giants and Padres will say goodbye to the 2017 season in the rubber game on Sunday at AT&T Park. San Francisco will send Johnny Cueto (8-8, 4.43 ERA) to the bump against Padres righty Luis Perdomo (8-11, 4.65 ERA). Perdomo’s 16 quality starts this season lead the Padres’ rotation.

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Perez set for final '17 start against A's
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Left-hander Martin Perez will make his last start for the Rangers this season when he faces right-hander Raul Alcantara and the A’s on Friday night at Globe Life Park.

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