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White Sox decline $16 million option on Shields

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 09:32
The Chicago White Sox have declined their $16 million option on James Shields and exercised a $2 million buyout, making the veteran right-hander a free agent.

Wainwright, Cards finalize 1-year, $2M contract

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 09:32
Veteran pitcher Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals have finalized their $2 million, one-year contract.

Who'll get Machado, Harper? Top 10 MLB stories to watch

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 08:57
Where will Manny and Bryce end up? How will the Red Sox, Astros and Yankees ramp up their three-way rivalry? We count down the hottest hot stove storylines.

Champion Red Sox return to Fenway with trophy

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:10
The World Series champion Boston Red Sox returned to Fenway Park on Monday, carrying the trophy they won a night earlier.

Giants exercise options on Bumgarner, Sandoval

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 21:04
Madison Bumgarner's $12 million contract option for the 2019 season has been exercised by the Giants, who also exercised third baseman Pablo Sandoval's option for the $555,000 minimum.

Nationals exercise '19 option on closer Doolittle

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 19:14
The Washington Nationals announced Monday they have exercised their $6 million club option for 2019 on All-Star closer Sean Doolittle.

A's give long-term extensions to Melvin, Beane

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 15:57
The Oakland A's have given long-term extensions to manager Bob Melvin and executive vice president Billy Beane, architects of Oakland's surprising run to the playoffs this season.

Cards hire Albert, Clapp for coaching staff

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 15:01
The St. Louis Cardinals have hired Jeff Albert as their hitting coach and Stubby Clapp as their first-base coach, rounding out manager Mike Schildt's coaching staff for next season.

Red Sox to celebrate with parade Wednesday

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 12:39
Boston will hold a parade Wednesday to honor the Red Sox for their World Series win, with the players riding in duck boats.

Price silences October critics; Kershaw gives more fuel to his

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:39
With Boston's Game 5 win, David Price answered all questions about his ability to deliver in the postseason. Not so for Clayton Kershaw.

From Price to Pearce: How stars and unexpected heroes made Boston unstoppable

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:17
The Red Sox used their entire roster to put away the Dodgers. Then they partied on L.A.'s turf, celebrating what they achieved together.

Dodgers' Roberts: 'This one hurts for all of us'

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 03:18
After another stinging elimination in the World Series, the Dodgers are faced with uncertain futures on two big fronts: manager Dave Roberts' contract is up and ace Clayton Kershaw must decide on a player option for next season.

'He has a way of making you believe': How Alex Cora built a championship culture

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 02:04
The skipper of the World Series-winning Boston Red Sox formed a bond so special with his players -- even their parents thanked him for it.

World Series in photos: Red Sox beat Dodgers for title

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:04
A look back at the biggest moments of the Red Sox's World Series victory over the Dodgers.

Pearce named MVP after 3-homer World Series

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 00:56
Steve Pearce was named the 2018 World Series MVP after his two-homer, three-RBI night helped the Red Sox beat the Dodgers in Sunday's Game 5. Pearce was 4-for-12 in the Series with three home runs and eight RBIs.

Red Sox, Astros installed as 2019 co-favorites

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 00:51
The Red Sox and Astros, heading into an offseason that could see impactful free agents change teams and shake up the odds, have been installed by Las Vegas as co-favorites to win the 2019 World Series.

#Champs! Social media reacts to Boston winning World Series

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 00:34
This was the word on social media Sunday night as the Red Sox became champions for the fourth time this century.

Dodgers repeat the agony of World Series defeat

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 00:31
Winning pennants in consecutive seasons would be brag-worthy for most franchises, but L.A. faces an uncertain future after losing back-to-back World Series.

Damage done! Red Sox rock L.A. to win World Series

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 21:28
After winning 108 games, Boston vowed to "do damage" this postseason. Thanks to David Price and Steve Pearce in Game 5, mission accomplished.

ESPN's Mendoza voted into Softball Hall of Fame

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 20:44
Jessica Mendoza, an ESPN baseball analyst and two-time Olympic medalist, has been voted into the National Softball Hall of Fame.

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