Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from…

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats and Washington moved one win from the city's first World Series appearance in 86 years

The big problem with the MLB Playoffs

Alex Myers discusses Major League Baseball's exciting—but exhausting—postseason.

Yankees, Astros plan all relievers in ALCS Game 4…

The New York Yankees and Houston Astros plan all-bullpen games from the start in Game 4 of the AL Championship Series in a sign of the times

Correa HR in 11th as Astros top Yankees 3-2; ALCS…

Carlos Correa hit a leadoff home run in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a battle of the bullpens, beating the New York Yankees 3-2 to tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece

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Cole, unbeaten since May, transformed by Astros…

Gerrit Cole transformed into perhaps the best pitcher in the major leagues following an analytics presentation by the Houston Astros

Yankees' Stanton out for ALCS Game 2 with quad…

Giancarlo Stanton is not in the New York Yankees' starting lineup against Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander for Game 2 of the AL Championship Series with a strained right quad

Americans Will Give Companies âThree Strike…

It seems âthree strikes and youâre outâ is just as much a rule for shopping as it is for baseball, according to a new Kustomer study.

Torres, Tanaka lead Yankees over Astros 7-0 in…

Gleyber Torres kept up his October surge with a homer and five RBIs, Masahiro Tanaka polished his playoff resume and the New York Yankees blanked the Houston Astros 7-0 in the AL Championship Series opener

Scherzer no-hit try into 7th, Nats top Cards…

Scherzer carries no-hit bid into 7th inning, Nationals beat Cardinals 3-1 for 2-0 NLCS lead

Cards' front office says playoff baseballs have…

The St. Louis Cardinals' front office says baseballs have suddenly lost their juice this postseason, supporting a claim from a prominent data scientist that the balls have been altered following a historic, homer-friendly regular season

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ESPN reports Angels PR employee supplied Skaggs…

The Los Angeles Angels say they don't know whether a longtime public relations official had been providing drugs to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs

Americans Will Give Companies ‘Three Strik…

It seems “three strikes and you’re out” is just as much a rule for shopping as it is for baseball, according to a new Kustomer study.

David Freese, 2011 World Series MVP, retires at 36

David Freese retiring after 11-year career that included World Series title with St. Louis Cardinals in 2011 when he was MVP

Sánchez shines as Nationals beat Cards 2-0 in…

Sánchez carries no-hit bid into 8th as Nationals beat Cardinals 2-0 in NLCS opener

LEADING OFF: Greinke-Tanaka in ALCS opener…

LEADING OFF: Greinke-Tanaka in ALCS opener as Astros host Yanks, Nationals ace Scherzer starts vs hometown Cards, Washington reliever Hudson on paternity list

Phils' Middleton overruled MacPhail, Klentak to…

Philadelphia Phillies managing partner John Middleton says he fired manager Gabe Kapler despite resistance from Team President Andy MacPhail and general manager Matt Klentak

Young Yankees take experience into another ALCS with Astros

Those Baby Bombers from New York getting another AL Championship Series shot at Astros

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Cole, Astros beat Rays 6-1 in ALDS Game 5…

Gerrit Cole pitched another playoff masterpiece and the Houston Astros jumped to a quick lead, turning back the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 in Game 5 to set up a titanic showdown with the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series

Column: MLB needs to put Shoeless Joe back in the game

Column: Say it's so, Major League Baseball: Put Shoeless Joe Jackson back in the game a century after the Black Sox scandal

Today in History for October 13th

Highlights of this day in history: Cornerstone laid for what becomes the White House; Britain's Margaret Thatcher born; Boston wins baseball's first World Series; TV variety show host Ed Sullivan dies; Musician Paul Simon born. (Oct. 13)