The Houston Astros have hired A.J. Hinch as their new manager, picking the 40-year-old former major-league catcher from a list of 10 candidates interviewed to replace Bo Porter.
Veteran umpires Gerry Davis and Joe West will serve as crew chiefs for this week's wild-card games, MLB announced on Monday.
The Minnesota Twins fired manager Ron Gardenhire on Monday after 13 seasons.
It should be a wild atmosphere in Pittsburgh on Wednesday when the Pirates host the San Francisco Giants in the National League wild card game at PNC Park.
A generation of fans in Kansas City have yet to see the Royals play a postseason game. That'll change on Tuesday when the Royals host the Oakland Athletics in the American League wild card game at Kauffman Stadium.
The Oakland Athletics stared down a painful collapse and came away with a playoff berth on the final day of the season.
Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond had his contract extended through the 2017 season, the team announced on Sunday.
Derek Jeter's career came to an end Sunday in Boston and the retiring New York Yankees shortstop left the field for the final time after an RBI single.
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was honored by the Boston Red Sox on Sunday before the final game of his storied career.
Recently in the Ivy League, the battle for the conference championship has typically come down to two teams: Harvard and Penn.
Seven weeks after his involvement in an accident that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on a dirt track in Upstate New York, Tony Stewart continues to deal with emotions surrounding the tragic incident.
The Oakland Raiders are reportedly looking for a new head coach.
San Antonio Spurs big man Tiago Splitter has a strained calf, the team said Monday.
The Dallas Stars signed restricted free-agent center Cody Eakin to a two-year contract Monday.