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Limited number of attendees to be allowed at NLCS, World Series games

(Reuters) - Major League Baseball fans will be able to attend a game for the first time this season as Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, opens its gates for a limited number of attendees at the...

MLB roundup: Astros, Rays sweep series

Carlos Correa had two hits, including a homer for the go-ahead run, as the Houston Astros completed a two-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with...

Astros star Carlos Correa calls out the haters after team advances in MLB Playoffs

It seems like eons ago that the biggest story around the sports world was the Houston Astros' cheating scandal. Earlier in 2020,...

MLB roundup: Giolito, White Sox down A’s in opener

Lucas Giolito took a perfect game into the seventh inning...

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As MLB Playoffs start, league starts to grasp economic reality of 2021 season

It did not conclude without some issues. The truncated 60-game MLB season, postponed from its expected start in March to July due...

MLB roundup: Brewers, Astros in playoffs with losing records

Harrison Bader powered the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals to a...

Two-time World Series winner Jay Johnstone dies at 74

Former major league outfielder Jay Johnstone, who was known as both an elite pinch hitter and one of baseball's most famous pranksters...

Marlins OF Marte, RHP Urena injured vs. Yankees

The Miami Marlins could head into the postseason with a couple of injury concerns after outfielder Starling Marte and right-hander Jose Urena...

Boston Red Sox announce manager Ron Roenicke won’t return

The Boston Red Sox are moving on from manager Ron Roenicke, parting ways with their interim skipper after just one season at...

Astros’ Baker first to lead five MLB teams to postseason

Dusty Baker will make history next week when he leads his Houston Astros into the postseason against a still-to-be-determined opponent.

Hunter Pence announces retirement with emotional farewell video

Hunter Pence announced on Saturday that he is retiring from baseball following a 14-year career that saw him become one of the...

MLB roundup: Marlins down Yankees, clinch playoff spot

Pinch runner Monte Harrison scored on a sacrifice fly by Jesus Aguilar in the 10th inning and the Miami Marlins clinched a playoff spot with a 4-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night at Yankee Stadium.

Nationals announce extension for manager Martinez

The Washington Nationals and manager Dave Martinez have agreed to...

Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton won’t opt-out of massive contract this offseason

When New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton's 2020 season comes to a close, he will officially make one of the easiest decisions...

Betts first Dodger to have MLB’s top selling jersey

(Reuters) - Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts has been a hit on and off the field in his first year with...

5 reasons why Gary Sanchez is still the best catching option for the New York Yankees

The New York Yankees are headed to the postseason, but catcher Gary Sanchez finds himself in the doghouse heading into October. Amid...

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Texas Rangers open to moving SP Lance Lynn before MLB trade deadline?

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Lance Lynn has been one of the best starters in baseball this season, now he could be one...

Report: Dodgers, Mookie Betts closing in on massive contract extension

The Los Angeles Dodgers made a big splash this offseason by acquiring Mookie Betts. With the 2020 MLB season just hours away,...

Rockies, Cubs ‘discussed’ Kris Bryant, Nolan Arenado trade

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado and Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant are two of the biggest names on the trade...

NFL postpones Titans game vs. Steelers

The NFL postponed Sunday's Week 4 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Pittsburgh Steelers due to an outbreak of COVID-19 among Titans...

NFL Q&A: Super Bowl LV start time, channel, date, and the halftime show

Super Bowl LIV between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers was held February 2, 2020, in Miami, Florida. Kansas City...

NBA Finals Game 1: Best reactions to Lakers’ blowout win over Heat

The Los Angeles Lakers headed into Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals as huge favorites against the Miami Heat. It's not...

As MLB Playoffs start, league starts to grasp economic reality of 2021 season

It did not conclude without some issues. The truncated 60-game MLB season, postponed from its expected start in March to July due...

MLB roundup: Angels’ Pujols passes Mays on homer list

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run list, leading...

MLB power rankings: New York Yankees slide, Mets climb

The MLB season is speeding by a with the postseason right around the corner and the regular season has been full of...

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MLB roundup: Jays wrap up playoff berth

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. had three hits including a solo homer, Hyun Jin Ryu pitched seven scoreless innings and the Toronto Blue Jays clinched a postseason berth with a 4-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday...

MLB roundup: Rays capture first division title since 2010

Randy Arozarena hit a tiebreaking two-run homer with one out in the sixth inning and added another homer in the ninth and the Tampa Bay...

MLB wants to host fans for NLCS and 2020 World Series

Just like that, the 2020 MLB Playoffs are now set to begin in less than a week. It's been a fast pace...

Angels SS Andrelton Simmons opts out of final week

Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons opted out of the final week of the season, the team announced Tuesday.

J.A. Happ is Yankees secret weapon for the MLB Playoffs

The New York Yankees have clinched a MLB Playoff spot, and they'll spend the final week of the regular season making decisions...

MLB roundup: A’s clinch division after Astros’ loss

Marco Gonzales pitched eight scoreless innings and the host Seattle Mariners defeated the Houston Astros 6-1 Monday night, allowing the idle Oakland...

MLB, MLBPA commit $10 million to Players Alliance

Major League Baseball and the Players Association jointly committed $10 million to The Players Alliance on Monday to help boost the participation...

MLB roundup: Padres clinch rare playoff berth

Mitch Moreland's bloop double down the left-field line scored Manny...

Twins’ Donaldson rips umps over accountability

Minnesota Twins third baseman Josh Donaldson is still seething over his ejection at home plate in Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Chicago...

MLB roundup: Yankees rout Red Sox for 10th straight win

J.A. Happ struck out nine batters over eight innings as the visiting New York Yankees recorded their season-high 10th straight win on...

LOOK: Reds star Trevor Bauer trolls Astros with epic trash can cleats

The entire Houston Astros cheating scandal that dominated the news cycle during the spring isn't really on the front burner right now....

Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire retires, effective immediately

Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire is retiring on Saturday, walking away from MLB and likely closing the book on a memorable career...

Astros’ pitcher Justin Verlander to undergo Tommy John surgery

The Houston Astros have been ravaged by injuries this season and things just got worse, with starting pitcher Justin Verlander headed for...

MLB roundup: Angels’ Pujols passes Mays on homer list

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run list, leading...

Yankees blast Blue Jays, belt record six homers in third straight game

Brett Gardner, DJ LeMahieu, and Luke Voit homered in a span of three pitches with one out in the fourth inning when...

Dodgers LHP Caleb Ferguson to undergo Tommy John surgery

Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander Caleb Ferguson is out for the season and will undergo Tommy John surgery, manager Dave Roberts said Thursday.

Braves lay off ‘dozens’ after dire financial report – report

The Atlanta Braves are laying off employees throughout the organization following a precipitous drop in revenues in the second quarter, multiple outlets...

LOOK: Derek Jeter puts Tampa Bay mansion on market for a whopping $29 million

Derek Jeter's success during a 20-year stint with the New York Yankees has helped lead him a lavish post-career lifestyle.

MLB to begin 2021 Spring Training exhibition in February

(Reuters) - Major League Baseball's 2021 Spring Training will begin on Feb. 27 in Florida and Arizona with each of the 30...

MLB roundup: Dodgers halt Padres’ eight-game win streak

Tony Gonsolin allowed a run on four hits over a...

Manfred, MLB expect 16-team playoff format to continue

Baseball is embracing bigger is better when it comes to the postseason. Commissioner Rob Manfred said the 16-team playoff...

MLB roundup: Padres pound Dodgers for 8th straight win

Rookie Jorge Ona hit a tiebreaking double to left in...

Steve Cohen’s record deal to buy the Mets will be a boon for MLB owners

It's not an absolutely huge surprise. Current New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon has been in negotiations with interested parties to purchase...

MLB roundup: Mills tosses no-no as Cubs blast Brewers

Alec Mills tossed the 16th no-hitter in Cubs history as...

MLB roundup: Astros rally past Dodgers in ninth

Six consecutive Houston Astros batters reached base to open the...

LOOK: Dodgers fans heckle Houston Astros’ bus, troll team with signs outside stadium

While the COVID-19 pandemic might prevent Los Angeles Dodgers fans from being inside Dodger Stadium to boo the Houston Astros, it clearly...