Trending

ktuu-logo-40x25

MLB News

Rays' Maddon opts out of contract

Joe Maddon, Tampa Bay Rays manager

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon exercised an opt-out clause in his contract Friday and is leaving the organization immediately.

Red Sox hire Chili Davis as hitting coach

Baseball home plate

iStock/DegasMM

Chili Davis, the Oakland Athletics' hitting coach the past three years, was introduced as the Boston Red Sox's new hitting coach Thursday.

Change of Hart: Braves name team president

Baseballs, sports, MLB

Veteran baseball executive John Hart reversed course and opted to accept a three-year deal to become president of baseball operations with the Atlanta Braves.

Five things we know heading into World Series Game 3

Baseball home plate

iStock/DegasMM

Here are five things we know about the World Series as it switches to San Francisco for Game 3 on Friday.

World Series has lowest Game 1 ratings in history

San Fran game 1 of World Series

John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports

Game 1 of the 2014 World Series was no "royal" in terms of the ratings.

Royals ride five-run inning to Game 2 rout

Royals game 3 win ALCS

Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Salvador Perez hit a two-run double and Omar Infante belted a two-run homer in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.

Bumgarner, Giants cruise in World Series opener

San Fran game 1 of World Series

John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports

San Francisco left-hander Madison Bumgarner allowed three hits over seven innings, and Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in the first as the Giants toppled the Royals 7-1 Tuesday night in Game 1 of the World Series.

Royals sub Nix for Colon on Series roster

Baseballs, sports, MLB

The Kansas City Royals made a minor last-minute change to their World Series roster before Game 1 on Tuesday, adding Jayson Nix in place of Christian Colon.

SF tops KC -- in World Series ticket prices

Giants clinch NLCS

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

San Francisco has taken the lead over Kansas City. In World Series ticket prices.

World Series notebook: Giants hold experience edge

Giants clinch NLCS

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

The San Francisco Giants have been here before, winning the 2010 and 2012 World Series. The Kansas City Royals have not been to this biggest baseball stage since 1985, when they defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in seven games.

Is this super fan the Royals' good luck charm?

SungWoo Lee

KMBC

He's a bespectacled, middle-aged South Korean guy with a corporate job. But he has already swept Twitter and the international media, which swarmed him at the airport as he departed.

Report: Red Sox may trade Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes, 2014 Home Run Derby

Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

The Boston Red Sox may look to trade outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this offseason, according to the Boston Globe.

There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

Most Popular

Advertisement

Toolbox

Advertisement
Find Notre Dame football coverage on NDInsider.com