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Price on Red Sox opt-out: 'Why would I leave?'

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:25
David Price told MassLive that he has no plans to opt out of his contract with the Red Sox, saying "Why would I leave here to go to a team that's not as good as this team?"

'He's addicted to winning': Clayton Kershaw's battle to remain elite

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:40
While his fastball trends down and his age ticks up, the Dodgers' ace is still driven to dominate every single day -- no matter what it takes.

The 2018 World Series matchups we most (and least) want to see

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:38
A Dodgers-Astros rematch? Sorry, but we can do better. From classics revisited to powerhouse showdowns, we look at the best -- and worst -- 2018 Fall Classic possibilities.

Cubs battling more than Brewers during tiring stretch run

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:11
Facing 30 straight days without a break, the Cubs are dealing with fatigue -- and a Milwaukee squad that won't go away.

Cubs have no regrets as Quintana delivers on crosstown swap

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 02:34
The lefty protected the Cubs' NL Central lead Tuesday, but the veteran's wins come at a price some still question.

Real or not? Red Sox clinch but still seek answers for October

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:59
The first team to clinch a playoff spot nevertheless has a few questions to answer, such as how soon ace Chris Sale will be fully up to speed.

Rockies' Story makes SS history with 40th double

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:01
Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story added another chapter to his outstanding 2018 season Tuesday night with a first-inning RBI double off Arizona Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke.

Ceremonies commemorate 9/11 anniversary

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 21:59
A moment of silence to honor 9/11 victims and first responders was held before every Major League Baseball game on Tuesday. Players, coaches and umpires are wearing caps with a "We Shall Not Forget" ribbon patch.

Sale limited to one inning in return for Red Sox

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 21:45
Chris Sale pitched a scoreless inning for the Boston Red Sox in his first start since going on the disabled list with shoulder inflammation.

Wright satisfied after another simulated game

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 20:34
David Wright took live batting practice Tuesday at Citi Field as the New York Mets captain tries to complete his comeback from a string of debilitating injuries.

Indians to skip Kluber's start to prep for playoffs

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 18:41
The Cleveland Indians have decided to skip ace Corey Kluber's weekend turn in the rotation as they prepare their pitching rotation for the playoffs.

Donaldson activated off DL, set for Indians debut

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 17:53
Josh Donaldson will make his Cleveland Indians debut on Tuesday against the Tampa Bay Rays, batting fifth and playing third base.

A's Manaea having shoulder surgery, done for '18

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 16:47
The A's will be without Sean Manaea, who was 12-9 with a career-best 3.59 ERA and 108 strikeouts, for the rest of the season. He will have shoulder surgery.

MLB clinching tracker: Who can secure a playoff spot next?

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 14:59
It's mid-September and that means it is officially clinching season across MLB. Who could punch a postseason ticket tonight and which teams could be popping champagne next?

Back spasms force Cubs' Lester from key game

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 02:44
Cubs starter Jon Lester had to leave Monday's game against the Brewers in the sixth inning due to back spasms, handing the ball to reliever CJ Edwards, who promptly allowed the winning run to score on a wild pitch.

Real or not? Brewers' Hader is back, which is trouble for Cubs

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:27
After a couple of hiccups, Josh Hader was his dominant self in blowing away Chicago and pulling Milwaukee within a game of the Central lead.

Verlander fans 10 in emotional return to Detroit

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 00:22
Justin Verlander made it seem like old times at Comerica Park, drawing several big cheers and pitching seven sharp innings in his return to his former home while leading the Houston Astros over the Detroit Tigers 3-2 Monday night.

Yanks' Judge takes BP, but wrist pain not gone

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 20:13
Although he continues to be nagged by the pain in his injured right wrist, Yankees slugger Aaron Judge has been making strides in his recovery and participated in live batting practice on Monday, during which he launched several home runs.

Cubs shut down reliever Smyly for season

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:40
The Cubs announced Monday that reliever Drew Smyly has been shut down for the season after his recovery from Tommy John surgery hit some snags.