Minutes after Jose Altuve had slid past Gary Sanchez with the decisive run in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World, Yankees manager Joe Girardi applauded the Astros’ aggressiveness, then urged his team to turn the page quickly. The Yankees may be down in this best-of-seven set, but they are […]
The Blue Jays have remained adamant for months that the disappointment from 2017 will not result in a full-blown rebuild. Toronto instead plans to retool with the goal of getting back into postseason contention next season. General manager Ross Atkins has his work cut out for him this offseason.
Carlos Correa has been hot at the plate against the Boston Red Sox. Alex Rodriguez, David Ortiz, and Frank Thomas breakdown his swing and stance.
Brett Gardner didn’t appreciate being on the receiving end of a pitch up and in from Ervin Santana, and he let the Minnesota Twins starter know it after he took him deep in the same at-bat. After Santana threw a 95-mph fastball near Gardner’s chin for ball three in the second inning, Gardner hammered the […]
Here’s all the games leading up to a new World Series champion.
Including Cactus League games, the Rockies will face the D-backs for the 22nd time this year when they play the National League Wild Card Game at Chase Field on Wednesday.
An unexpected and spirited run of relevance to the season’s final days came crashing to an end for the Brewers on Saturday, when they squandered a six-run lead and fell out of postseason contention with a 7-6 loss to the Cardinals.
A look at what's trending this week in Major League Baseball: THREE UP Anti-tank weapons: The Minnesota Twins had the worst record in the major leagues last year. Now they're the first team in MLB history to lose 100 games one season and advance to the playoffs the next. The Arizona Diamondbacks
A day before the Giants were set to say goodbye to veteran Matt Cain, Chris Stratton once again showed he’s a worthy candidate to fill Cain’s spot in next year’s rotation. The rookie right-hander turned in 6 2/3 strong innings to power the Giants to an 8-0 triumph over the Padres on Friday.
With a playoff berth no longer attainable, the Cardinals have decided to shut down several players who have been dealing with lingering injuries or ailments. Those include infielder Matt Carpenter, catcher Yadier Molina and pitchers Adam Wainwright and Tyler Lyons.
The quest for 60 home runs remains on hold for Giancarlo Stanton, but the slugger did provide an RBI single in a four-run seventh Friday night at Marlins Park. The big hit in the inning was Justin Bour’s two-out, two-run single off lefty Sam Freeman that rallied the Marlins to a 6-5 victory over the […]
Orioles outfielder Trey Mancini surprised nearly everyone, including himself, with how quickly he adapted to playing left field this season. The rookie sensation will try to get better, going to work not long after this season ends with a three-game series starting Friday against the Rays at Tropicana Field.