There’s no erasing the first impression, which for Brett Cecil consisted of an uneven first season in St. Louis. But with three years remaining on his $30.5 million contract, there is still plenty of time to script the desired ending.
Dillon Maples was sitting at a Starbucks in Memphis on Aug. 31, reading about George Washington, when Cubs player development director Jaron Madison interrupted him. Triple-A Iowa’s game against the Redbirds had been called because of the weather. An avid reader, Maples’ plan was to hunker down in one of the coffee shop’s comfortable chairs […]
Turkey’s state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking more than four years in prison for NBA player Enes Kanter on charges of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite team and players. Want to know what’s up with Russell Wilson, Cam […]
Major League Baseball plans to look into the source of information about Shohei Ohtani’s elbow injury and determine whether the story came from a team official, sources told ESPN.
Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich arrived at the Winter Meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Sunday with money to spend to improve the 2018 Rockies. But he is already showing that he’s just as inclined to buy smart.
Major league teams were given holiday weekend homework by Shohei Ohtani, according to details obtained by The Associated Press.
The Baseball Writers' Association of America announced the finalists for the four major awards in each league Monday. Here's a look at who's in the running for the prestigious end-of-season honors. AL MVP Player Pos. Team Jose Altuve 2B Astros Aaron Judge OF Yankees Jose Ramirez 3B-2B Indians As expected, Judge – vying to become […]
A year ago, Rich Hill pitched the Dodgers to the apex of their season and the closest they’ve come to a World Series berth in 29 years. Facing the Cubs in the National League Championship Series, Hill turned in a gem — six two-hit frames that pushed Los Angeles to a 2-1 series lead.
For the Royals, Sunday marks the end of the baseball season. For the D-backs, though, the series finale at Kauffman Stadium is a prelude to the postseason, which begins with Wednesday’s National League Wild Card Game against the Rockies at Chase Field.
While Wednesday’s rubber game marks the end of the penultimate series for Philadelphia, the Nationals have much more on their plate with a likely National League Division Series duel with the Cubs looming.
White Sox southpaw Carlos Rodon has not pitched since Sept. 2, after being shut down for the season with shoulder inflammation. He was scratched from a Sept. 7 start against the Indians.