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Brewers All-Star Josh Hader addresses tweets

/ Jul 18, 2018

Brewers All-Star Josh Hader addresses tweets

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader took responsibility for racist and homophobic tweets that resurfaced while he was pitching in the All-Star Game on Tuesday night. Hader was alerted to an online firestorm regarding the tweets when he came out of the game. He locked his ...

AL outlasts NL for victory in All-Star slugfest

/ Jul 18, 2018

AL outlasts NL for victory in All-Star slugfest

A record 10 home runs. A slew of strikeouts. The all-or-nothing All-Star Game mirrored what baseball has become. Astros teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer homered on consecutive pitches to begin the 10th inning, and the American League beat the National League 8-6 Tuesday night for ...

Mickey Mantle card worth $10 million on display

/ Jul 17, 2018

Mickey Mantle card worth $10 million on display

The "Holy Grail" of baseball cards, a pristine 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle valued at several million dollars, was delivered to the History Colorado Center on Monday via armored truck for a 72-hour public display. "I want the community to enjoy looking at the card," said ...

Hometown hero Harper wins Home Run Derby

/ Jul 17, 2018

Hometown hero Harper wins Home Run Derby

The ball cleared the center-field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It could have been a scene ...

Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny with club near .500

/ Jul 15, 2018

Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny with club near .500

The St. Louis Cardinals aren't accustomed to stretches of mediocrity, and certainly not to reports of clubhouse unrest. The prospect of a third straight year without a postseason berth has spelled the end for manager Mike Matheny. Matheny was stunningly fired Saturday night following an 8-2 ...

Xander Bogaerts lifts Red Sox with walk-off grand slam

/ Jul 15, 2018

Xander Bogaerts lifts Red Sox with walk-off grand slam

Xander Bogaerts relaxed to the beat of his favorite walk-up song. Three pitches later, he was stunned by excitement rounding the bases. Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry ...