The Seattle Mariners have fired manager Lloyd McClendon after failing to make the postseason during his two seasons in charge, the Major League Baseball team said on Friday.
Following the end of the Chicago Cubs playoff season, Pitcher, Dan Haren will complete his career as a Major League Baseball player. Haren entered MLB in 2003 with the St. Louis Cardinals and following a move to the Oakland Athletics, he would make his first All Star roster in 2007. Show More Summary
Playoff baseball! It’s time for people under the age of 62 to get back in the swing of Major League Baseball. And with those youngsters come their youngster haircuts and Twitters! Here’s a kid who got a sweet Jake Arrieta haircut, complete with multi-color Cubs logo and shifty eyes. Take a look: Cubs fans don’t […]
In the wave of personnel changes in Major League Baseball since the season ended, the Philadelphia Phillies have been quiet in their pursuit of a new general manager, until now. Continue for updates. Phillies Setting Up Interviews Friday, Oct. Show More Summary
On a full day of playoff baseball, the National League takes the Friday night shift to commence both NLDS matchups. After eliminating the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, the Chicago Cubs will now fight the St. Louis Cardinals for NL Central supremacy. Show More Summary
Jessica Mendoza made history by calling a Major League Baseball playoff game, but not without an army of men complaining about her presence in the booth. Matt Ufford has a simple message for men who oppose women in sports: get on the right side of history.
For 22 Major League Baseball teams, all of the focus remains on the field and a quest to win a World Series. The rest of the league is making plans to be where eight teams are at right now, led by the start of free agency in November. This is one of the best free-agent classes in recent memory, with a great balance between hitting and pitching. Show More Summary
In the postseason, Major League Baseball’s effort to speed up the sport’s pace might come to a halt as the weight of the games takes precedence over fining pitchers for not throwing pitches quickly enough.
The Toronto Blue Jays were anointed as World Series favorites after a sizzling second half finish to the season that brought them back to the Major League Baseball playoffs for the first time in 22 years.
Pete Rose doesn’t appear to be a fan of Major League Baseball’s concussion protocol. Following the Toronto Blue Jays’ 5-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of the American League Division Series Thursday, Rose had some harsh words for Toronto MVP candidate Josh Donaldson on FS1’s post-game show. Show More Summary
The first postseason baseball game in Canada since 1993 did not go according to plan, as the Texas Rangers knocked off the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 to take a 1-0 lead in the American League Division Series. Yovani Gallardo was tremendous...Show More Summary
And unto everything there is a time, sort of. Major League Baseball has released the starting times for the remaining divisional playoff games, if in slightly tentative fashion. The Dodgers-Mets Game 3 in New York is scheduled to start at 5:37 p.m., if all four series are still being played. If...
This year's playoff field shows once again that a team like the Houston Astros can still make the playoffs despite having one of the smallest payrolls in Major League Baseball. At the same time we see that big payrolls help, but they don't guarantee success. Show More Summary
Star baseball columnist Richard Griffin breaks down the two National League division series, beginning Friday, and makes his picks for which teams he expects will square off for the NL championship
Major League Baseball’s postseason begins this week. Nevertheless, as proof that MLB sees baseball the same way I do — a beautiful game in which the more you understand about it, the more obsessed you become with it — it has brought new and extensive stat-tracking technology to this year’s big-audience playoff games. Show More Summary
Did you catch this during the National League wildcard playoff last night? Quite a few baseball fans who are also Star Wars fans did. ShenaniganZ posted the droid’s reaction at Facebook. The Cubs went on the beat the Pirates 4-0.
As we near the 2015 World Series, NewNowNext looks into why there's never been an openly gay player in Major League Baseball.
Two of the hottest lineups in baseball are slated for a showdown Thursday, as the Toronto Blue Jays host the Texas Rangers in Game 1 of the American League Division Series starting at 3:37 p.m. ET. The Jays used a consistent attack and a successful trade deadline as fuel to skyrocket themselves to the top of the AL East for the past several months. Show More Summary
Despite posting baseball's second-best regular-season record and hosting their third consecutive National League Wild Card Game, the Pittsburgh Pirates are heading home after a 4-0 loss at the hands of Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs. It's...Show More Summary
The best offense in baseball has one of the best pitchers in baseball starting in Game 1. Midseason acquisition David Price will start for the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Texas Rangers on Thursday at Rogers Centre in Toronto. The best-of-five series kicks off at 3:37 p.m. Show More Summary