The Milwaukee Brewers have announced a player development contract with Triple-A San Antonio of the Pacific Coast League. The two-year contract will run through the 2020 season. The announcement was made by Brewers general manager David Stearns.
Rodney Linares, who guided Fresno to a division title in his first season managing at Triple-A this year, is one of four Minor League coaches who won't return to the Astros next season, president of baseball operations and general manager Jeff Luhnow said Tuesday.
The Astros won't have home field advantage in the playoffs because they won't win as many games as the Red Sox, but that might not matter. Once again, the road to the World Series runs through Houston, where the defending champs are baseball's best team.
One of sports' most storied rivalries is coming to Facebook. Tonight's Yankees-Red Sox tilt at Yankee Stadium -- rescheduled for 7:05 p.m. ET due to a forecast of inclement weather -- will stream live on Facebook presented by Snapple in addition to New York and Boston local broadcasts and MLB Network for out-of-market viewers.
With two weeks left in the regular season, the first-place Rockies arrived at Dodger Stadium Monday looking to pounce on the team that has won the National League West for the last five seasons. But all of the pouncing belonged to the Dodgers, as Colorado dropped the first of a three-game series, 8-2, and slipped […]
Brandon Crawford and Evan Longoria each clobbered home runs in the Giants' 4-2 win over the Padres at Petco Park on Monday. A quartet of rookies also made an impact. Left-hander Andrew Suarez pitched into the eighth inning for the first time in his career, holding San Diego to two runs and four hits in […]