Red Sox Finish Off Astros In 5 Games, Head To World SeriesWhat a birthday present for rookie manager Alex Cora. He's taking the Boston Red Sox back to the World Series.
Benintendi, Red Sox Hold Off Astros 8-6 For 3-1 ALCS LeadAndrew Benintendi made a diving play in left field with the bases loaded for the final out, and Boston held off the Houston Astros 8-6 Wednesday to take a 3-1 lead in the AL Championship Series.
Bellinger Lifts Dodgers Over Brewers 2-1 In 13 To Tie NLCSCody Bellinger singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning Tuesday night to give Los Angeles a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers that tied the NL Championship Series at two games apiece.
Bradley Jr. Blast Breaks Open ALCS Game 3 For Red Sox In 8-2 WinJackie Bradley Jr. hit a grand slam off Roberto Osuna in the 8th inning to lead the Boston to an 8-2 win over Houston.
Rangers Interview Wakamatsu For Manager, AP ReportsRangers bench coach Don Wakamatsu has interviewed for the vacant Texas manager's spot that he filled in an interim role for the final 10 games of the season.
Rangers Hire New Assistant General Manager The Texas Rangers have hired Shiraz Rehman as assistant general manager after he spent the past seven years in baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs.
Rangers Interview 2 More Manager Candidates, According To AP SourcesThe Rangers reportedly spoke Monday in Arlington with Rocco Baldelli and David Bell.
Cubs Hire Away Rangers Hitting CoachThe Chicago Cubs have hired Anthony Iapoce as its major league hitting coach, replacing the fired Chili Davis.
Price, Red Sox Bounce Back, Beat Astros 7-5, Tie ALCS 1-1Game 3 of the AL Championship Series is Tuesday in Houston, followed by two more at Minute Maid Park and a chance for the defending World Series champions to clinch a second straight AL pennant at home.
Joe Girardi Interviews For Rangers Manager Job Say AP SourcesGirardi, the former New York Yankees and Florida Marlins manager, was the first person with big league managerial experience interviewed by the Rangers as they look to replace fired manager Jeff Banister.
Rangers Do First 3 Interviews In Manager Search According To AP SourcesAmong the candidates reportedly interviewed Houston Astros bench coach, Joe Espada, Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde and Rangers Assistant GM Jayce Tingler.
Astros' Correa Struggles With Back Problems Heading Into ALCSHouston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa says he is in pain: Every swing and miss hurts his aching back, and on the bad days it can even be uncomfortable to walk.