Saturday, November 15, 2014
Clayton Kershaw became the first pitcher to win the National League Most Valuable Player (MVP) award in nearly a half-century, coasting to an easy victory Thursday.
Japan edged South Korea 1-0 at the 21U Baseball World Cup in Taichung Friday afternoon to secure a spot in the tournament's championship game on Sunday and clear the path for Taiwan to qualify as well.
Friday, November 14, 2014
St. Louis Cardinals rookie outfielder Oscar Taveras was drunk at the time of his fatal car crash last month in his Caribbean homeland, an official in the Dominican Republic said Wednesday.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw unanimously won the National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, taking the Major League Baseball trophy for the third time in four years.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Baltimore's Buck Showalter was voted American League Manager of the Year for the third time on Tuesday, and Washington's Matt Williams won the National League honor following his first season as a big league skipper.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was a unanimous winner of the American League Rookie of the Year award on Monday, and New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom won the National League honor.
For the third straight year, baseball's free agents shunned qualifying offers from their former teams and chose to test the market.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is looking forward to seeing Japanese pitching sensation Shohei Otani during Major League Baseball's all-star postseason tour of Japan.
Saturday, November 8, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen and Washington's Ian Desmond have won their third straight Silver Slugger Awards.
Friday, November 7, 2014
Disgraced New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has admitted to investigators that he took banned performance-enhancing drugs from the Biogenesis clinic, after publicly denying it, a report said Wednesday.