A New Jersey couple is suing the Philadelphia Little League organization that’s the home of star pitcher Mo’ne Davis.
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The Royals eschewed power to build a talented young team around speed, pitching and defense. In the first eight games of the postseason, the Royals have put that winning formula on display by sweeping aside three opponents.
The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Two San Francisco radio stations say they won’t play the song during the duration of the World Series.
Here it is, the middle of October, and there’s no baseball today. This is what baseball fans get when the Royals — the Royals?! — and Giants take care of business early, albeit in the most dramatic of fashions.
The new president of baseball operations for the Los Angeles Dodgers plans to hire a new general manager and retain Don Mattingly as manager.
Boosted by their strong results on replay challenges this season, several umpires will get to work the World Series for the first time.
Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
The new manager for the Texas Rangers will be Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister. The Dallas Morning News reported that Banister, who lives near Houston, will be named manager sometime Thursday afternoon.
Buster Posey drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of some clunky defense by St. Louis first baseman Matt Adams, beating the Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night to move within one victory of the World Series.
With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the Kansas City Royals wrapped up a sweep of the AL Championship Series with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie issued an apology via Twitter Tuesday night for the T-shirt he wore following the Royals’ 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
Billy Butler drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, and the Royals’ bullpen shut down the Baltimore Orioles the rest of the way for a 2-1 victory Tuesday night that gave Kansas City a commanding 3-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.
The San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on a wild throw in the 10th inning on Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series.
The Los Angeles Dodgers hired Tampa Bay Rays executive Andrew Friedman as their new president of baseball operations on Tuesday with the hope that he can lead the postseason success.
Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and Ohio State soccer player Kayla Varner are planning a double play — two weddings for Jan. 2-3 in San Diego.
Monday’s scheduled Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed because of rain in Kansas City. The rain is expected to continue through the night.
The Arizona Diamondbacks have hired Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale as their next manager.
On a night when they might have lost their perennial All-Star catcher, the St. Louis Cardinals rallied to tie the National League Championship Series.
Money can’t buy happiness — or a trip to the World Series. The Los Angeles Dodgers spent approximately $475 million in player salaries over the past two seasons, but they bowed out in the National League Championship Series last year and even more quickly this fall.
The opening game of the National League Championship Series went to the visitors Saturday, as the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0.
The Kansas City Royals did not need extra innings on Saturday, but they did break a ninth-inning tie to win Game 2 of the American League Championship Series over the Baltimore Orioles.
Alex Gordon hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, Mike Moustakas added a two-run shot and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday night in the opener of the AL Championship Series.
The New York Yankees on Friday re-signed Brian Cashman to a three-year contract to serve as senior vice president and general manager.