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UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 10:59 p.m.

Aaron Judge’s first-inning homer launches New York Yankees to win in American League wild-card game

Aaron Judge got the party started with a two-run homer in the first inning, Luis Severino atoned for flopping in his postseason debut last year and the New York Yankees …


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 4:41 p.m.

MLB gives Addison Russell 40-game ban under domestic violence policy

Chicago Cubs infielder Addison Russell has accepted a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy. MLB had been investigating domestic violence allegations against Russell made by his …


UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 2:46 p.m.

Buck Showalter fired as Orioles manager after 115-loss season

Buck Showalter has been fired as manager of the Baltimore Orioles. Baltimore went 47-115 this season, finishing 61 games behind Boston in the AL East. The Orioles made three playoff …


UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 10:32 p.m.

Rockies top Cubs 2-1 in 13 innings in epic National League wild-card game

Tony Wolters hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the 13th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 in an epic NL wild-card game. Wolters, a …


UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 6:03 p.m.

Ken Griffey Jr. says to ‘Let the kids play’ in MLB’s official postseason ad

Major League Baseball is opening October by blasting the game’s so-called “unwritten rules.”


Luis Severino to start American League wild-card game for New York Yankees again

Luis Severino will start the A.L. wild-card game for the New York Yankees for the second straight year. Yankees manager Aaron Boone made the announcement a day before the game …


Seeking relief, Oakland Athletics to start Liam Hendriks in A.L. wild-card game

Reliever Liam Hendriks will start for the Oakland Athletics in Wednesday night’s A.L. wild-card game against the New York Yankees. Hendriks was designated for assignment in June and cleared waivers, …


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 9:48 p.m.

M’s GM Jerry Dipoto says Ichiro will get chance to play in 2019

Seattle general manager Jerry Dipoto said Ichiro Suzuki will be in spring training with the Mariners in 2019 and hinted the veteran outfielder could be on the roster when the …


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 8:33 p.m.

Brewers beat Cubs 3-1 for N.L. Central title

Lorenzo Cain hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, Christian Yelich collected three more hits and the Milwaukee Brewers took their first N.L. Central title since 2011 by …


MLB leaders: Mookie Betts wins A.L. batting title

NEW YORK – In a season of haves and have nots, Christian Yelich’s quest to become the National League’s first Triple Crown winner since 1937 will extend to a 163rd …


One and not done: Brewers-Cubs, Rockies-Dodgers in tiebreakers

Triple Crown contender Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field. Nolan Arenado and the big-hitting Colorado Rockies at Dodger Stadium. October baseball is about to begin with Game …


Mike Scioscia bids farewell as Los Angeles Angels manager after 19 years

Mike Scioscia started out smiling in front of the crowded room. It wasn’t long, though, before tears glistened in his hazel eyes. He stepped down as manager of the Los …


MLB Capsules: Dodgers clinch playoff berth with 10-6 win against Giants

The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched baseball’s final playoff berth and gave themselves a chance to still win the N.L. West, getting a go-ahead triple from Manny Machado in the eighth …


Robinson Cano, Cameron Maybin lead Seattle Mariners over Texas

Robinson Cano had four hits and Cameron Maybin had four RBIs as the Seattle Mariners built a nine-run lead after three innings and defeated the Texas Rangers 12-6 Friday night.


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 10:32 p.m.

Rangers break through in seventh, beat Mariners 2-0

First baseman Ronald Guzman broke a tie with an RBI single in the seventh inning, and the Texas Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the …


CC Sabathia ejected for hitting batter, misses $500K bonus mark

Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia was ejected for hitting Jesus Sucre on a leg in retaliation for Tampa Bay reliever Andrew Kittredge throwing an inside pitch at Austin Romine, possibly costing …


MLB strikeouts set record for 11th straight year

Major League Baseball has set a strikeouts record for the 11th consecutive year – and with four days to spare. There were 40,196 strikeouts through Wednesday, topping last year’s 40,104. …


Addison Russell out for rest of regular season during MLB inquiry

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell will sit out the rest of the regular season while Major League Baseball investigates domestic violence allegations from his ex-wife. MLB and the players’ association …


Astros-Orioles MLB’s 54th postponement of year, most since 1989

The opener of a season-ending, four-game series between the Houston Astros and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed by rain. The game will be made up Saturday as part of a …


Shohei Ohtani still slugging in the final days of a remarkable year

Shohei Ohtani is still slugging away for the Los Angeles Angels in the final days of his remarkable season with the Los Angeles Angels. The two-way rookie will have Tommy …


Oakland clobbers Mariners in Felix Hernandez’s final start of season

The final start of 2018 for Felix Hernandez had all the familiar feelings of his season as a whole – mixed emotions as varied as his results.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 4:41 p.m.

Braves SS Dansby Swanson has torn hand ligament, playoff status unclear

Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson has a partially torn ligament in his left hand and it’s unclear if he will be available in the postseason for the NL East champions. …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 1:38 p.m.

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons will not return next season.

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons will not return next season. The 56-year-old has one season left in a two-year extension he received in April 2017. Gibbons is 791-787 in 11 …


Mariners rally in 11th, end A’s chances at A.L. West title with 10-8 victory

Mariners rally past Oakland with two-run homer by Chris Hermann in the 11th inning. The 10-8 victory gave Houston the A.L. West division title.


MLB roundup: Colorado Rockies take over 2nd wild card spot; Brewers get closer to Cubs

David Dahl homered for a second straight night, a three-run shot in the third, and the Colorado Rockies vaulted into the final NL wild-card spot by beating the Philadelphia Phillies …


Mariners will give Marco Gonzales one more start, still deciding on James Paxton

Marco Gonzales prodded enough to get the Seattle Mariners to commit to starting him one more time before the season ends on Sunday.


UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 8:59 p.m.

MLB capsules: A’s wait; Phils, Pirates, D-Backs out; Gregorius hurt

Oakland will have to take its bubbly on the road. Kyle Gibson allowed one run over 7


UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 7:16 p.m.

An ideal niche product for baseball fans who want to put their heads together

He doesn’t make bobbleheads. He makes display cases that you put your bobbleheads in.Talk about a niche business.


Out of Right Field: Placing the blame on another playoff-less Seattle Mariners season

We come not to praise the Mariners, but to bury them. Again.


Atlanta Braves clinch N.L. East; N.Y. Yankees claim A.L. wild card spot

The Atlanta Braves capped a most surprising season by clinching their first N.L. East crown since 2013, with Mike Foltynewicz taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday in a …