MLB

Alec Gearty
October 18, 2019 - 12:20 am
Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia left Game 4 of the AL Championship Series with a shoulder injury. Sabathia made a brief appearance in the game during the eighth inning, with the Yankees trailing Houston 7-3. The Yankees veteran recorded two outs but started to struggle against outfielder George...
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John Healy
October 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Greatness is often associated with championships in professional sports, but even the greats are sometimes dealt the short end of the stick. Whether or not it is by their own doing, not getting the opportunity, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, many legendary players have that one...
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Andrew Porter
October 10, 2019 - 10:29 am
Gabe Kapler will not return as Phillies manager, the team announced. The decision took awhile, finally coming 11 days after the end of the regular season. Kapler, 44, was hired in October of 2017, inheriting a 96-loss team. He went 161-163 in two seasons as Phillies manager, but Philadelphia...
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Tim Kelly
October 10, 2019 - 9:55 am
Remember that scene in “The Sandlot” where Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez leads his team into the opponent’s field and they, in the words of Scotty Smalls, “beat the crap” out of the team they had bad blood with? That’s kind of what the St. Louis Cardinals did Wednesday night in Atlanta. In a win-or-go-...
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John Healy
October 07, 2019 - 2:05 pm
Home runs may be flying out of major league ballparks at an alarming rate, but there are still few greater thrills in sports than a clutch postseason home run. The past decade certainly had some hair-raising home runs in October, and the advent of social media has helped expand the reach and...
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John Healy
October 03, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Nothing quite matches the intensity of October baseball, with every pitch carrying weighted meaning. While pressure moments can sometimes bring out the best, it can also bring out the worst in players and teams. Over the last decade, there have been several moments and series where teams have...
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Tim Kelly
September 27, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Aaron Judge has been limited to just 100 games in 2019 by an oblique injury, but as he and the New York Yankees prepare for the final weekend of the regular season, he has something to celebrate: for the third consecutive season Judge had the highest-selling MLB jersey. Judge, per Majestic , edged...
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Jordan Cohn
September 25, 2019 - 10:25 am
Of all the things that could possibly bring stress to a high profile sports agent, a wet first base isn’t a likely suspect. But when Kris Bryant slipped on the bag while hustling to beat out a double play and suffered a potentially season-ending injury, perhaps no one was as outraged as Bryant’s...
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September 24, 2019 - 6:54 pm
October begins just one week from Tuesday, and with the new month comes the pinnacle of the baseball season. The playoffs are just about here, which means the Yankees will get a chance to show whether they can carry all the regular season success over to the postseason. For a franchise as storied...
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John Healy
September 19, 2019 - 4:52 am
New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia pitched his final regular season game at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday as the Bombers' 39-year-old veteran southpaw finishes his final MLB season after a 19-year career. Earlier in 2019 he joined an exclusive club when he became the 17th player in major league...
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