Jim Leyland

Jim Leyland went 700-597 with two World Series appearances in eight season with the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Leyland Resigns From Tigers, Says ‘The Fuel’s Getting A Little Low’

Jim Leyland announced Monday he is stepping down as manager of the Detroit Tigers after eight seasons that included three division titles and two trips to the World Series.

10/21/2013

David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is out at home by Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of Game 5 of the American League Championship Series. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: MLB Will Likely Ban Home-Plate Collisions

“At this point, I don’t know who would argue to keep it, or what their argument would be,” one team official said. “There is no reasoned argument to keep it (in the game).”

10/21/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: A-Rod Sinks To New Low As Result Of Sickening Report

It’s only getting worse for Alex Rodriguez, and it’s not likely to get better for a long time. Rodriguez’s reputation is being destroyed further with every accusation that hits the news cycle.

08/16/2013

Everth Cabrera  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images), A-Rod  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MLB Players React To Biogenesis Bans: ‘We Want These Guys Out Of The Game’

“If all the allegations are true, then I’m glad they got caught and I’m glad baseball is doing something about it,” Royals reliever Aaron Crow said.

08/06/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Immortal Mariano Rivera Holds The Final No. 42

Neither Daniel Webster nor William Shakespeare conjured a word that frames his ability or his nobility. If possible, he’s an even better person.

07/18/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

A Moment To Remember: Mo Rivera Takes Solo Bow In Final ASG Appearance

Quiet, reserved and understated during nearly a quarter-century in a sport that took him from Panama to the pantheon of pinstriped pitchers, Rivera was honored with that rarest of baseball tributes — a solo bow.

07/17/2013

Mariano Rivera (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Report: Citi Field Will Play ‘Enter Sandman’ For Rivera At All-Star Game

When legendary closer Mariano Rivera enters the game — whenever that will be — he will be accompanied by Metallica’s “Enter Sandman,” baseball sources told FOX Sports.

07/16/2013

The red carpet on 42nd Street for the ninth annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show. (credit: WCBS 880's Paul Murnane)

MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show Gives Fans Free Up-Close Look At Players

The trip started at Bryant Park on 42nd Street and Sixth Avenue, on about 80,000 square feet of red carpet, and continued past Grand Central Terminal.

07/16/2013

Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after he is presented with a surfboard, a bottle of wine and a check for his foundation by Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin and team president Michael Crowley. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

5 Great Moments From First Half Of Mariano Rivera’s Farewell Tour

When visiting his long-time opponents during road trips, Rivera has been meeting with players, coaches and the individuals behind the scenes to say his goodbyes. Check out our top Mo-ments…

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start All-Star Game; Mariano Rivera To Finish?

The first and last pitch of the All-Star Game could well be “New York, New York.”

07/16/2013

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Melancon, Romo, Tillman Added To All-Star Rosters

Under baseball’s labor contract, pitchers who start on the Sunday before the All-Star game may opt not to participate.

07/14/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Not Interested In Starting All-Star Game

It would be a great moment for New York and the retiring Rivera. His start could even be justified with statistics. But there’s one problem: he’s just not interested.

06/24/2013

CC Sabathia (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Sabathia And Yankees Bullpen Combine To Shut Out Tigers

CC Sabathia put in a strong seven-inning outing as the Yankees shut out the Tigers at Comerica Park.

04/07/2013

Justin Verlander (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: One Man’s Opinion — Why The Tigers Needed To Keep Verlander

Overall, the Tigers should be very satisfied with hanging onto Verlander for at least another five years. Although the price tag was high, he is a vital contributor to the team’s success.

04/01/2013

Mariano Rivera (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Retirement Tour: Yankees, Foes Give It Up For ‘The Greatest Ever’

Rivera is getting set to close his career. The Yankees legend plans to announce this weekend that he will retire after the 2013 season.

03/08/2013

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