The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they’re here, they want to stick around for a while.
Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer for his latest big postseason hit, and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit’s Cy Young Award winners to hold off the Tigers 2-1 Sunday and reach the AL Championship Series for the first time since 1997.
The game matched the 18 innings that Atlanta and Houston played in the 2005 NLDS.
Former slugger Ralph Kiner and longtime announcer Dick Enberg are among the 10 finalists for the 2015 Ford C. Frick Award presented by the Hall of Fame for excellence in baseball broadcasting.
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Jeter says The Players Tribune will fill a void in the communication process, noting it will let players go into more detail than the 140-character limit on Twitter.
Were you feeling good last Sunday afternoon, perhaps indefinably so? I was. And here’s why…
Derek Jeter promised an unfiltered look into the lives of athletes in launching The Players’ Tribune. And then he came through in the clutch.
Teams will be limited to three trips to the mound by managers, coaches and catchers during a game, except for pitching changes, under experimental speedup rules to be used during the Arizona Fall League.
The Players Tribune is being billed as a digital company that will offer unique access to top athletes in every sport without having to deal with reporters to do it.
The Yankees begin life without Derek Jeter this week, facing a future full of holes in an offense already among the American League’s worst.
All that matters now is what happens at Kauffman Stadium, between two starting pitchers — Royals ace James Shields and the A’s Jon Lester — who were brought to their teams for this moment.
Derek Jeter bid baseball adieu with an RBI single, a dugout full of hugs and a final wave to the fans on Sunday as he concluded his Hall of Fame career by helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 9-5.
Jose Altuve talked his way into the lineup and wrapped up the American League batting title with two more hits for the Houston Astros, beaten 8-3 by the New York Mets after Bobby Abreu sparked the decisive rally Sunday with a base hit in his final big league at-bat.
Suzyn’s interview with Jeter aired in three parts this past week on the WFAN Yankees Radio Network. Listen to it in its entirety here.