The Kansas City Royals came to San Francisco with one goal in mind. Get the series back to Kauffman Stadium.
Retiring Chicago White Sox slugger Paul Konerko and Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins were honored Friday as co-winners of this year's Roberto Clemente Award, given to the player who combines outstanding play on the field with devoted work in the community.
St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright underwent surgery on his right elbow on Friday.
The Baltimore Orioles outrighted pitcher Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk on Friday, removing him from the 40-man roster.
Joe Maddon is now the most coveted free agent in Major League Baseball.
Joe Maddon's tenure as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays came to a sudden end after nine seasons when he exercised an opt-out clause in his contract on Friday.
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera had surgery this week on injuries to his right ankle and foot, the team said Friday.
The New York Mets named Kevin Long as the club's new hitting coach on Thursday.
The Philadelphia Phillies signed outfielder Grady Sizemore to a one-year, $2 million contract on Thursday.
The Milwaukee Brewers have brought back Darnell Coles to the organization to serve as their new hitting coach, the team announced Thursday.
There was quite a bit of hitting on the field at Milan Puskar Stadium last weekend, but almost as much action took place in the streets just outside in the hours following West Virginia's upset of visiting Baylor.
Jamie McMurray claimed the pole for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 -- the first race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- by beating Joey Logano in Friday's qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.
The Seattle Seahawks have ruled out seven players for Sunday's matchup with the Carolina Panthers.
The New Orleans Pelicans have picked up the fourth-year option on the contract of forward Anthony Davis.
The St. Louis Blues placed center Paul Stastny on injured reserve Friday and recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago of the American Hockey League.