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The San Francisco Giants walked into a stadium filled with rally towels and threw a wet blanket on the whole thing. It was a familiar October script. Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hit shutout, Brandon Crawford hit the fourth playoff grand slam in team history and the Giants...
Fans of the Kansas City Royals, starved from postseason baseball for 29 years, were deservedly rewarded with an epic comeback in a wildly entertaining AL wild card showdown on Tuesday. The Royals scored three runs in the eighth inning, another in the ninth to force extras and...
Washington's Jordan Zimmermann threw his first career no-hitter on the last day of the regular season. Steven Souza punctuated it with one of the year's best catches. Zimmermann struck out 10 to lead the Nationals to a 1-0 win over Miami on Sunday, getting a lot of help from his...
Derek Jeter, naturally, knocked in the winning run in storybook walk-off fashion Thursday in the future Hall-of-Famer's final game at Yankee Stadium. The ever-dramatic Jeter stepped to the plate with a runner on second in the ninth inning and laced a patented opposite-field...
While there still may be a few playoff spots to be decided in the American League, the National League is essentially set. We may not know exactly how it will play out as far as seeding, but you can probably mark down the Washington Nationals, St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles...
In an otherwise forgettable season, Cole Hamels and three relief pitchers gave Philadelphia Phillies fans something to remember. Hamels struck out seven in six no-hit innings and the bullpen took it from there as the Phillies pitched a combined no-hitter in a 7-0 win over the...
Major League Baseball chief operating officer Rob Manfred has been elected as the sport's next commissioner following a contentious day of meetings between owners. Manfred, who has served as a league executive since 1998, will officially replace the retiring Bud Selig and become...
Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington announced Tuesday that center fielder Andrew McCutchen is dealing with a fractured left rib, though the reigning National League MVP will avoid a stint on the disabled list for now. The injury, which Huntington termed to be an...
The Boston Red Sox made sure this year's deadline day was far more interesting than last season's, when the biggest names moved were Jake Peavy, Ian Kennedy and Bud Norris, and the Tampa Bay Rays added the exclamation point at the end of it all. Boston traded long-time ace Jon...

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