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The Detroit Tigers announced on Friday that the contract of manager Brad Ausmus will not be extended beyond the 2017 season. The announcement was made by Al Avila, Tigers executive vice president of baseball operations and general manager.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:22:58 EDT )
The Detroit Tigers announced on Friday that the contract of manager Brad Ausmus will not be extended beyond the 2017 season. The announcement was made by Al Avila, Tigers executive vice president of baseball operations and general manager.

The Dodgers return to Los Angeles for their final homestand of 2017 with a chance to clinch the National League West on Friday. They can celebrate their fifth consecutive division title on Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda's 90th birthday with a win over the Giants, or a D-backs loss to the Marlins.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:44:21 EDT )
The Dodgers return to Los Angeles for their final homestand of 2017 with a chance to clinch the National League West on Friday. They can celebrate their fifth consecutive division title on Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda's 90th birthday with a win over the Giants, or a D-backs loss to the Marlins.

Now, bizarrely, Baseball's Funnest Player comes down to a couple of wonderful players who are basically the same guy: Javier Baez and Francisco Lindor.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:51:25 EDT )
Now, bizarrely, Baseball's Funnest Player comes down to a couple of wonderful players who are basically the same guy: Javier Baez and Francisco Lindor.

This was not the postseason, but it sure felt that way Thursday night at Miller Park as the Cubs and the Brewers traded late-inning blows in Milwaukee's most charged September ballgame in years. Javier Baez hit a tying two-out RBI single in the ninth, Wade Davis escaped a bases-loaded jam to force extra innings and Kris Bryant's two-run home run in the 10th sent Chicago to a 5-3 win in the opener of a four-game series that could decide the NL Central.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:07:45 EDT )
This was not the postseason, but it sure felt that way Thursday night at Miller Park as the Cubs and the Brewers traded late-inning blows in Milwaukee's most charged September ballgame in years. Javier Baez hit a tying two-out RBI single in the ninth, Wade Davis escaped a bases-loaded jam to force extra innings and Kris Bryant's two-run home run in the 10th sent Chicago to a 5-3 win in the opener of a four-game series that could decide the NL Central.

Sometimes a "Team of Destiny" wins the World Series. Sometimes the champion is a "Team of Manifest Destiny. "But most recently, the title has belonged to a "Team With a Sense of Urgency."
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:13:13 EDT )
Sometimes a "Team of Destiny" wins the World Series. Sometimes the champion is a "Team of Manifest Destiny. "But most recently, the title has belonged to a "Team With a Sense of Urgency."

Check out MLBShop.com and get suited up for the postseason in official T-shirts, hoodies, caps and more for each team.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:51:36 EDT )
Check out MLBShop.com and get suited up for the postseason in official T-shirts, hoodies, caps and more for each team.

Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:28:28 EDT )
Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.

Ichiro 2 shy of single-season pinch-hit record
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:40:00 EDT )
Never forget John Vander Wal's 1995.

Noah Syndergaard will come off the disabled list to start Saturday against the Nationals at Citi Field. He will pitch one inning, with originally scheduled starter Matt Harvey entering the second inning in relief.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:53:19 EDT )
Noah Syndergaard will come off the disabled list to start Saturday against the Nationals at Citi Field. He will pitch one inning, with originally scheduled starter Matt Harvey entering the second inning in relief.

MLB's 10-team postseason field includes 2 Wild Card clubs meeting in a 1-game playoff in each league (Oct. 3 & 4) for the right to compete in the best-of-5 Division Series (2-2-1 format). The LCS and World Series are best of 7 games (2-3-2 format).
(Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:48:56 EDT )
MLB's 10-team postseason field includes 2 Wild Card clubs meeting in a 1-game playoff in each league (Oct. 3 & 4) for the right to compete in the best-of-5 Division Series (2-2-1 format). The LCS and World Series are best of 7 games (2-3-2 format).

It is always like this in baseball. Just seems better this time. Summer ends. The season seems as if it's just beginning.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:58:48 EDT )
It is always like this in baseball. Just seems better this time. Summer ends. The season seems as if it's just beginning.

Test your knowledge with visual player puzzles
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:05:39 EDT )
Prove yourself worthy.

The Reds did not wait until the offseason to secure catcher Tucker Barnhart for the long term.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:10:35 EDT )
The Reds did not wait until the offseason to secure catcher Tucker Barnhart for the long term.

The Orioles plan to begin the 2018 season with star third baseman Manny Machado on their roster, postponing a possible youth movement for at least one more year, one source confirmed to MLB.com.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:11:13 EDT )
The Orioles plan to begin the 2018 season with star third baseman Manny Machado on their roster, postponing a possible youth movement for at least one more year, one source confirmed to MLB.com.

Is this the year anarchy envelopes the MLB standings and a mess of math and travel overtakes the early part of the postseason schedule? One figures it's bound to happen eventually, and a 2017 season with a crazy assortment of clubs still in contention with scant weeks remaining -- especially in that American League Wild Card race -- is a good candidate for chaos.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:11:50 EDT )
Is this the year anarchy envelopes the MLB standings and a mess of math and travel overtakes the early part of the postseason schedule? One figures it's bound to happen eventually, and a 2017 season with a crazy assortment of clubs still in contention with scant weeks remaining -- especially in that American League Wild Card race -- is a good candidate for chaos.

For the second consecutive day, Francisco Lindor helped sink the Angels with a tiebreaking home run, launching a three-run, go-ahead shot to complete the Indians' three-game sweep with a 4-1 victory in Thursday afternoon's series finale at Angel Stadium.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:57:10 EDT )
For the second consecutive day, Francisco Lindor helped sink the Angels with a tiebreaking home run, launching a three-run, go-ahead shot to complete the Indians' three-game sweep with a 4-1 victory in Thursday afternoon's series finale at Angel Stadium.

The Dodgers finally cut their magic number to one to clinch a fifth consecutive National League West title with a 5-4 comeback win over the Phillies on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park, snapping a four-game losing streak and setting up a likely celebration during a homestand that opens on Friday night.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:56:45 EDT )
The Dodgers finally cut their magic number to one to clinch a fifth consecutive National League West title with a 5-4 comeback win over the Phillies on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park, snapping a four-game losing streak and setting up a likely celebration during a homestand that opens on Friday night.

The Twins boosted their chance at making the postseason for the first time since 2010 with a 12-1 win over the Tigers, powered by a three-hit game from Joe Mauer and a two-run single from Byron Buxton to snap a three-game losing streak on Thursday night at Comerica Park.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:03:04 EDT )
The Twins boosted their chance at making the postseason for the first time since 2010 with a 12-1 win over the Tigers, powered by a three-hit game from Joe Mauer and a two-run single from Byron Buxton to snap a three-game losing streak on Thursday night at Comerica Park.

Even given scant odds of making the postseason following a sweep by the first-place Cubs last weekend, the Cardinals did exactly what they needed to do in three games vs. the Reds -- win. An 8-5 St. Louis victory over Cincinnati completed the series sweep at Great American Ball Park on Thursday night.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:59:58 EDT )
Even given scant odds of making the postseason following a sweep by the first-place Cubs last weekend, the Cardinals did exactly what they needed to do in three games vs. the Reds -- win. An 8-5 St. Louis victory over Cincinnati completed the series sweep at Great American Ball Park on Thursday night.

Cole Hamels allowed one run in seven innings and Shin-Soo Choo and Adrian Beltre hit home runs as the Rangers topped the Mariners in the series finale to remain 2 1/2 games back of the second AL Wild Card. Robinson Cano hit his 300th career homer and Nelson Cruz hit his 35th home run of the season as Seattle dropped its sixth consecutive game, falling five games back of in the Wild Card race.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:08:31 EDT )
Cole Hamels allowed one run in seven innings and Shin-Soo Choo and Adrian Beltre hit home runs as the Rangers topped the Mariners in the series finale to remain 2 1/2 games back of the second AL Wild Card. Robinson Cano hit his 300th career homer and Nelson Cruz hit his 35th home run of the season as Seattle dropped its sixth consecutive game, falling five games back of in the Wild Card race.

There is something "extra" special about the season the Red Sox are putting together. Yes, Boston is 87-64 and holds a 2 1/2-game lead over the Yankees atop the American League East. But it's how the club has scratched its way to so many of those victories that makes it stand out from the crowd.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:58:57 EDT )
There is something "extra" special about the season the Red Sox are putting together. Yes, Boston is 87-64 and holds a 2 1/2-game lead over the Yankees atop the American League East. But it's how the club has scratched its way to so many of those victories that makes it stand out from the crowd.

Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke about fan safety and several other topics at Petco Park, one of several stadiums planning to increase netting.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:25:47 EDT )
Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke about fan safety and several other topics at Petco Park, one of several stadiums planning to increase netting.

A.J. Hinch discusses Dallas Keuchel's outing and the Astros' bats going quiet as their six-game winning streak ended vs. the White Sox.
(Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:05:03 EDT )
A.J. Hinch discusses Dallas Keuchel's outing and the Astros' bats going quiet as their six-game winning streak ended vs. the White Sox.

There's so much we still don't know about the upcoming Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes, including whether the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters will actually post him this offseason.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:14:13 EDT )
There's so much we still don't know about the upcoming Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes, including whether the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters will actually post him this offseason.

Padres left-hander Clayton Richard celebrated his fresh two-year, $6 million contract extension by increasing the Rockies' stress.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:30:58 EDT )
Padres left-hander Clayton Richard celebrated his fresh two-year, $6 million contract extension by increasing the Rockies' stress.

Braves ballboy displays Gold Glove 'D'
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:07:58 EDT )
Do ballboys get Gold Gloves?

The Dodgers can claim the National League West on Friday with a win over the Giants or a D-backs loss to the Marlins in Miami. The Dodgers lowered their magic number to one with a come-from-behind 5-4 win Thursday against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:59:58 EDT )
The Dodgers can claim the National League West on Friday with a win over the Giants or a D-backs loss to the Marlins in Miami. The Dodgers lowered their magic number to one with a come-from-behind 5-4 win Thursday against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.

Robinson Cano became the third second baseman in Major League history to hit 300 home runs in his career when he launched a solo shot off Rangers' reliever Keone Kela in the bottom of the ninth inning in Thursday's 4-2 loss at Safeco Field.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:28:20 EDT )
Robinson Cano became the third second baseman in Major League history to hit 300 home runs in his career when he launched a solo shot off Rangers' reliever Keone Kela in the bottom of the ninth inning in Thursday's 4-2 loss at Safeco Field.

The view outside of Ricardo Valero's downtown San Juan apartment window is forever altered, shattered by Hurricane Maria, one of the strongest storms to hit Puerto Rico in almost 90 years.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:45:32 EDT )
The view outside of Ricardo Valero's downtown San Juan apartment window is forever altered, shattered by Hurricane Maria, one of the strongest storms to hit Puerto Rico in almost 90 years.

Chris Sale knew he was approaching a magical milestone, but it wasn't until he heard the roars from the large contingent of Red Sox fans at Camden Yards and received an equally-warm reception from teammates upon his return to the dugout that he knew he got it.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:04:25 EDT )
Chris Sale knew he was approaching a magical milestone, but it wasn't until he heard the roars from the large contingent of Red Sox fans at Camden Yards and received an equally-warm reception from teammates upon his return to the dugout that he knew he got it.

One of the many great things about attending Major League Baseball games is the old adage that you'll always see something you've never seen before. You also might end up seeing someone up close that you never imagined you'd have the pleasure of meeting.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:58:10 EDT )
One of the many great things about attending Major League Baseball games is the old adage that you'll always see something you've never seen before. You also might end up seeing someone up close that you never imagined you'd have the pleasure of meeting.

Nationals manager Dusty Baker entered Thursday night's 3-2 loss to the Braves at SunTrust Park planning to rest most of his regulars during the final couple of innings. He certainly didn't anticipate the confusion this would create when he opted to make six lineup changes before the bottom of the eighth.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:18:46 EDT )
Nationals manager Dusty Baker entered Thursday night's 3-2 loss to the Braves at SunTrust Park planning to rest most of his regulars during the final couple of innings. He certainly didn't anticipate the confusion this would create when he opted to make six lineup changes before the bottom of the eighth.

Jason Vargas turned in one of his best outings of the season at the perfect time, going 6 1/3 strong innings to help lead the Royals to a 1-0 win over the Blue Jays on Thursday night in the rubber game at Rogers Centre.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:30:56 EDT )
Jason Vargas turned in one of his best outings of the season at the perfect time, going 6 1/3 strong innings to help lead the Royals to a 1-0 win over the Blue Jays on Thursday night in the rubber game at Rogers Centre.

Dodgers All-Star third baseman Justin Turner was removed from Thursday's 5-4 win over the Phillies in the second inning with a right thumb contusion, one inning after being hit by a Mark Leiter pitch. X-rays were negative.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:40:52 EDT )
Dodgers All-Star third baseman Justin Turner was removed from Thursday's 5-4 win over the Phillies in the second inning with a right thumb contusion, one inning after being hit by a Mark Leiter pitch. X-rays were negative.

Get addicted to MLB's Facebook trivia game
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:00:20 EDT )
Where did those two hours go?

Twins third baseman Miguel Sano continues to rehab his left shin in Minnesota, but manager Paul Molitor said it's becoming more and more unlikely he'll be ready to return before the end of the regular season on Oct. 1.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:58:54 EDT )
Twins third baseman Miguel Sano continues to rehab his left shin in Minnesota, but manager Paul Molitor said it's becoming more and more unlikely he'll be ready to return before the end of the regular season on Oct. 1.

A day after sitting out with an illness, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado made everyone at Camden Yards feel better on Thursday. Machado snapped Baltimore's 26-inning scoreless stretch with a two-run first-inning homer. The blast, coupled with eight solid frames from righty Gabriel Ynoa, was enough for Baltimore to hang on for a 3-1 series-opening win over Tampa Bay.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:35:42 EDT )
A day after sitting out with an illness, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado made everyone at Camden Yards feel better on Thursday. Machado snapped Baltimore's 26-inning scoreless stretch with a two-run first-inning homer. The blast, coupled with eight solid frames from righty Gabriel Ynoa, was enough for Baltimore to hang on for a 3-1 series-opening win over Tampa Bay.

Margot casually blows bubble while catching fly ball
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:58:31 EDT )
Always be multitasking.

The White Sox pushed across runs on a bases-loaded walk in the second inning and a bases-loaded double play in the third, and seven relievers stifled the Astros' offense to lead the White Sox to a 3-1 win Thursday night at Minute Maid Park.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:15:18 EDT )
The White Sox pushed across runs on a bases-loaded walk in the second inning and a bases-loaded double play in the third, and seven relievers stifled the Astros' offense to lead the White Sox to a 3-1 win Thursday night at Minute Maid Park.

The Yankees' record against the Twins since 2002 -- and this includes four soul-crushing postseason series for Minnesota -- is 89-33. And while this might give Twins fans nightmares ahead of a potential meeting in the Oct. 3 American League Wild Card Game, I can't help but think that Yankees fans might be more nervous.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:22:34 EDT )
The Yankees' record against the Twins since 2002 -- and this includes four soul-crushing postseason series for Minnesota -- is 89-33. And while this might give Twins fans nightmares ahead of a potential meeting in the Oct. 3 American League Wild Card Game, I can't help but think that Yankees fans might be more nervous.

Tigers ballboy makes one-handed foul catch
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:54:57 EDT )
And he made it look easy.

Paul Hartzell graduated from Lehigh University in 1975 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, and the Angels drafted him that year and put him on the big league roster the next spring. He pitched six years in the American League, saving his friend Nolan Ryan's 100th win along the way.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:19:51 EDT )
Paul Hartzell graduated from Lehigh University in 1975 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, and the Angels drafted him that year and put him on the big league roster the next spring. He pitched six years in the American League, saving his friend Nolan Ryan's 100th win along the way.

Indians rookies dressed up as superheroes for flight
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:19:00 EDT )
Makes sense since they're playing like superheroes.

Given everything that has happened to Andrew Benintendi in the past few years, it's easy to forget that not long ago -- four years, to be exact -- he was a high school prep, honing his baseball skills on the backfields in Madeira, Ohio, dreaming of someday reaching the big leagues.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:01:52 EDT )
Given everything that has happened to Andrew Benintendi in the past few years, it's easy to forget that not long ago -- four years, to be exact -- he was a high school prep, honing his baseball skills on the backfields in Madeira, Ohio, dreaming of someday reaching the big leagues.

Ozzie Albies' leadoff single ignited a two-run fourth inning that held up for starter R.A. Dickey's 10th win in the Braves' 3-2 victory over the Nationals on Thursday night at SunTrust Park.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:48:02 EDT )
Ozzie Albies' leadoff single ignited a two-run fourth inning that held up for starter R.A. Dickey's 10th win in the Braves' 3-2 victory over the Nationals on Thursday night at SunTrust Park.

A day in the life of Hunter and Lexi Pence
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:00:26 EDT )
They have fun.

During the 13 seasons that Matt Cain has worn a jersey with San Francisco written across his chest, The City steadily has crept into his heart.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:22:07 EDT )
During the 13 seasons that Matt Cain has worn a jersey with San Francisco written across his chest, The City steadily has crept into his heart.

Another ailment struck a Mets rotation member this week, when Jacob deGrom complained Wednesday of nausea and an upset stomach in Miami. DeGrom received treatment at Marlins Park and returned to New York with the team, but the Mets have pushed back his next scheduled start to give him more time to recuperate.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:53:10 EDT )
Another ailment struck a Mets rotation member this week, when Jacob deGrom complained Wednesday of nausea and an upset stomach in Miami. DeGrom received treatment at Marlins Park and returned to New York with the team, but the Mets have pushed back his next scheduled start to give him more time to recuperate.

Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager, already playing with a right elbow injury, will be out of the lineup for at least two games because of a contusion on his lower right leg, manager Dave Roberts said on Thursday.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:46:48 EDT )
Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager, already playing with a right elbow injury, will be out of the lineup for at least two games because of a contusion on his lower right leg, manager Dave Roberts said on Thursday.

Polite on his feet: Didi apologizes for HR
(Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:56:46 EDT )
What a gentleman.

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