'Wild Thing' Will Not Throw First Pitch At World SeriesCharlie Sheen, who played Ricky 'Wild Thing' Vaughn for the Indians in the movie "Major League," had offered to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before one of this year's World Series games in Cleveland.
Celebrities Among Long-Suffering Cubs FansThe Cubs are trying to win a World Series, something that hasn't happened in the lifetime of anyone born in the last 108 years. If you didn't know, Chicago was once home to scores of celebrities.
Blue Jays Stave Off ALCS Elimination, Beat Indians 5-1Josh Donaldson homered to give Toronto a long-awaited lead, and the Blue Jays finally broke through with the bats, beating the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Tuesday to avert a sweep in the AL Championship Series.
Hill Outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers Beat Cubs 6-0 For NLCS LeadRich Hill outpitched reigning Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta, Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-0 Tuesday night to take a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead.
Cleveland Bullpen Shines Again, Indians Up 3-0 In ALCSSix relievers combined for 25 outs and 128 pitches, limiting Toronto two runs and seven hits as the Indians took a 3-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.
Clayton Kershaw Helps Dodgers Blank Cubs 1-0 In NLCS Game 2Dallas native Clayton Kershaw pitched seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a game apiece.
Daniel Stern Revives Movie Character For CubsDaniel Stern has brought back his character from the 1993 film "Rookie of the Year," which was centered around the Cubs, in honor of the team's current run through the baseball playoffs.
Disappointed Rangers Expect More Postseason ChancesRangers General Manager Jon Daniels expects more postseason chances for Texas to pursue that elusive World Series title.
Cubs Rally For 4 Runs In 9th, Beat Giants 6-5 To Win NLDSJavier Baez's tiebreaking single capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 6-5 on Tuesday night in Game 4 to win their NL Division Series.
No Big Hits Left As Big Papi's Career EndsAfter providing so many huge hits for the Red Sox franchise, winning three World Series championships and becoming a beloved figure in Boston, it was time for Big Papi's story to end.
Another Strange Abrupt Ending For Rangers After Best RecordSo much for having the American League's best record, their aces lined up for the postseason and the three big additions to the lineup in August.
Indians Top Ortiz, Red Sox 4-3, Complete Sweep To Reach ALCSCleveland closer Cody Allen hung on in the last two innings, and the Indians beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Monday to complete a three-game sweep of their AL Division Series.