FILE - In a Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 file photo, Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox waves to fans after a 3-2 loss to the San Francisco Giants in Game 4 of baseball's National League Division Series, in Atlanta. Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox were unanimously elected to t…
FILE - In a Tuesday, July 13, 2010 file photo, former New York Yankees manager and current Los Angeles Dodgers manager Joe Torre talks about his former boss and mentor, George Steinbrenner, at a Dodger Stadium news conference, in Los Angeles. Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bob…
FILE - From left are Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox in 2010, St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa in 2011 and New York Yankees manager Joe Torre in 2007. Cox,La Russa and Torre were among the candidates considered by the Hall of Fame's expansion era committee in voting scheduled to be…
FILE - In a Saturday, March 5, 2011 file photo, St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa watches a spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros, in Jupiter, Fla. Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox were unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Mond…
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. | Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox, baseball's winningest managers over the past four decades, were unanimously elected to the Hall of Fame on Monday by the expansion era committee.
CHICAGO | Veteran slugger Paul Konerko is returning to the Chicago White Sox.
New Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, right, shakes hands with general manager Jack Zduriencik after they posed for photographers on the field following a news conference Thursday in Seattle.
SEATTLE | Lloyd McClendon wanted this news conference three years ago. He wanted the showy introduction and to be posing for pictures holding his new jersey. He wanted to be asked about his managerial philosophy and why it didn't work his first time out in Pittsburgh.
Two time zones and 2,400 miles away from his Porter County home, Lloyd McClendon's region roots remain intact as the Seattle Mariners' new manager.
CHICAGO | The Cubs are set to hire San Diego Padres bench coach Rick Renteria as their manager, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
ST. LOUIS | Jonny Gomes hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the sixth inning and the Red Sox rallied to beat the Cardinals 4-2 on Sunday night, tying the World Series at two games each.
ST. LOUIS | When the Cardinals and Red Sox met in the 1967 World Series, the average length of the seven games was 2 hours, 22 minutes.
BOSTON | Michael Wacha won again in October and the St. Louis Cardinals got just enough help from Boston, beating the Red Sox 4-2 Thursday night to tie the World Series at 1-all.
BOSTON | Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera made a tantalizing — but not at all serious — offer to baseball Commissioner Bud Selig on Thursday: another farewell tour, this time in the NL.
BOSTON | An easy toss on a sure out that skittered away. A routine popup that somehow dropped between Gold Glovers. And something even more startling — umpires reversing a key call.
Big Papi, Dustin Pedroia and the bearded guys from Boston. Michael Wacha, Trevor Rosenthal and those fresh mugs from St. Louis.
Detroit's Miguel Cabrera is tagged out at home by Boston catcher David Ross in the first inning of Game 5 of the American League Championship Series on Thursday in Detroit.
ST. LOUIS | Matched against ace Clayton Kershaw, the only thing Michael Wacha lacked was a no-hit watch.
St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the first inning of Game 2 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday.
MILWAUKEE | Andy Pafko, a four-time All-Star who played on the last Chicago Cubs team to reach the World Series and was the famously forlorn outfielder who watched Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" sail over the left-field wall during the 1951 National League playoff, has died. H…
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