2022 BBWAA Awards Finalists

2022 BBWAA Awards Finalists

The finalists for MLB’s four major end-of-season awards — Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, Cy Young Award and Most Valuable Player — were announced Monday night. Monday November 14: Jackie Robinson Rookie of the YearTuesday, November 15: Manager of the yearWednesday, November 16: Cy Young AwardThursday, November 17: MVP Awards Here’s a … Read more

2023 Contemporary Baseball Era Hall of Fame Ballot

2023 Contemporary Baseball Era Hall of Fame Ballot

The National Baseball Hall of Fame has released ballots for eight players who will be considered by the Contemporary Baseball Era Players Committee for election as part of the Hall of Fame Class of 2023. Albert Belle, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Don Mattingly, Fred McGriff, Dale Murphy, Rafael Palmeiro and Curt Schilling make up the … Read more

Houston Astros win World Series over Philadelphia Phillies with Game 6 victory

Houston Astros win World Series over Philadelphia Phillies with Game 6 victory

CNN — The Houston Astros won the franchise’s second World Series title on Saturday after beating the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 in Game 6 at Minute Maid Park. Both starting pitchers traded zeros through the first five innings. The Phillies started the scoring in the top of the sixth inning with a Kyle Schwarber solo home … Read more

Dusty Baker seeking first World Series championship as manager

Dusty Baker seeking first World Series championship as manager

HOUSTON — Dusty Baker had come to terms with the fact that his baseball career was likely over when the Nationals didn’t bring him back as manager after the 2017 season. as a manager, which were the only two accomplishments missing from his resume after 22 years in management. Baker packed up those disappointments in … Read more

Justin Verlander takes victory in Game 5 of the World Series

Justin Verlander takes victory in Game 5 of the World Series

PHILADELPHIA — Justin Verlander has come to trust the round numbers on his baseball odometer — thousands of innings over hundreds of previous starts offering the understanding that he’s likely experienced something similar in the past. At this point in a veteran’s career, few firsts are still available to achieve, and Thursday turned out to … Read more

The Astros throw the first combined no-hitter of the World Series against the Phillies

The Astros throw the first combined no-hitter of the World Series against the Phillies

CNN — Cristian Javier’s parents thought he would deliver something special in Game 4 of the World Series. And the Houston Astros starter, along with three of his fellow pitchers, would prove them right. The Astros produced the first combined no-hitter in World Series history — and the second no-hitter in the Fall Classic — … Read more

2022 Golden Glove Winners

2022 Golden Glove Winners

In a year that will be remembered for breaking records and surpassing milestones, those themes continued with the Rawlings Gold Glove Awards for 2022. The winners were announced ahead of Tuesday’s Game 3 of the World Series between the Astros and Phillies on “Baseball Tonight” on ESPN2, with a record 14 first-time recipients earning the … Read more