Francona, Roberts Take Home Manager Of The Year HonorsDave Roberts of the Los Angeles Dodgers has won the National League Manager of the Year award and Terry Francona of the Cleveland Indians has earned the AL honor.
Indians' Francona Visits Dentist At 1 A.M. After Losing Tooth In ALCSFrancona said he had to see a dentist after Monday night's game because of a mishap earlier in the night when he lost a tooth while chewing tobacco.
Terry Francona On WFAN: Indians, Mets Rotations Have Much In CommonJustifiably, there's a lot of buzz surrounding the Mets' young, talented pitching staff, but the rotation of their weekend opponent, the Cleveland Indians, isn't shabby, either.
Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite DugoutWhen Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.
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.
Keidel: A Hearty Girardi -- 'G.I. Joe' Making Early Case For Manager Of The YearIndeed, Girardi seems the easy choice for Manager of the Year again, at least at the quarter-pole.
Giglio: Knicks-Celtics Series Is Far From 2004 Yankees-Red Sox ALCSOutside of the cities that the respective teams represent, there is little that connects the 2004 Yankees and Red Sox to the 2013 Knicks and Celtics.
Cleveland Abuzz Over New-Look Indians, Former Yankees Slugger SwisherCleveland has caught "Indians fever" -- partially due to former Yankee Nick Swisher.
Zach McAllister Gives Indians Innings Eater In RotationZach McAllister should break 200 if he stays healthy this year, which will be a boon to the back end of the Tribe’s rotation.
Former Red Sox, Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Hired As AD At Sacred HeartFormer Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletic director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn., said Friday that Valentine's appointment will be formally announced next Tuesday.
Nick Swisher Hoping To Bring Yankee Magic To ClevelandSwisher, who spent the past four seasons wearing Yankees pinstripes, was introduced Thursday by the Indians.
Yankees Still Waiting On Youkilis; Indians Nab ReynoldsThe Yankees have put their own offseason twist on a classic Abbott and Costello routine: "Teixeira's on first, Cano's on second and I Don't Know's on third."