Oct 9, 2014, 6:48 PM EST
Mattingly has a 354-293 (.547) record in four seasons as Dodgers manager, including 94-68 this year.
Oct 9, 2014, 5:17 PM EST
Injuries limited right-hander Matt Albers to just 10 innings this season and the Astros have declined the reliever’s $3 million option for 2015, buying him out for $200,000.
Oct 9, 2014, 4:46 PM EST
He’ll match up against James Shields on Friday night.
Oct 9, 2014, 4:16 PM EST
Theo Epstein wanted someone with lots of experience.
Oct 9, 2014, 3:15 PM EST
A move to first base looks likely for the longtime third baseman.
Oct 9, 2014, 2:14 PM EST
“I don’t know what I’m going to do if he’s not back.”
Oct 9, 2014, 1:47 PM EST
First J.J. Hardy and now Nelson Cruz?
Oct 9, 2014, 12:55 PM EST
A whole bunch of teams in need of a shortstop are going to be sad about this.
Oct 8, 2014, 6:18 PM EST
Dempster signed a two-year, $26.5 million deal with the Red Sox in December of 2012 and struggled in his first season in Boston with a 4.57 ERA and 249 baserunners allowed in 171 innings.
Oct 8, 2014, 5:47 PM EST
No surprises for manager Bruce Bochy.
Oct 8, 2014, 5:20 PM EST
Moss had a big first half, but then was terrible after the All-Star break by hitting .173 in 58 games.
Oct 8, 2014, 3:20 PM EST
Robin Ventura won 85 games as a rookie manager in 2012, but the White Sox lost 99 games last year and 89 games this year.
Oct 8, 2014, 1:47 PM EST
How much trading will the Diamondbacks look to do this offseason?
Oct 8, 2014, 1:15 PM EST
Oct 7, 2014, 8:27 PM EST
Ventura had an ugly relief appearance in the Wild Card Game, but the 23-year-old rookie bounced back with seven innings of one-run ball against the Angels in Game 2 of the ALDS.
Oct 7, 2014, 6:50 PM EST
Triple-digits on the fastball as a reliever?
Oct 7, 2014, 5:40 PM EST
Gio Gonzalez vs. Ryan Vogelsong.
Oct 7, 2014, 4:46 PM EST
Up from $14.1 million last year.
Oct 7, 2014, 3:40 PM EST
Norris is one of the best pitching prospects in baseball and prior to being called up to Toronto he racked up 163 strikeouts in 125 innings at Single-A, Double-A, and Triple-A while posting a 2.53 ERA in 26 combined starts.
Oct 7, 2014, 2:25 PM EST
Puig out, Ethier in.
Oct 7, 2014, 2:02 PM EST
Clayton Kershaw vs. Shelby Miller.
Oct 7, 2014, 1:47 PM EST
Headley staying in New York would mean no more Alex Rodriguez at third base.
Oct 7, 2014, 1:15 PM EST
Previously the Cubs reassigned assistant hitting coach Mike Brumley to another role within the organization.
Oct 6, 2014, 8:47 PM EST
He will, however, be fined by MLB.
Oct 6, 2014, 7:35 PM EST
He joins Paul Molitor, Doug Mientkiewicz, and John Russell as known candidates to replace Ron Gardenhire, who was fired last week after 13 seasons as Twins manager.
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