The Los Angeles Angels announced the hiring of Brad Ausmus as their new manager on Sunday. Ausmus, 49, was already working in the Angels’ front office as assistant to general manager Billy Eppler. His only previous managerial post was in charge of the Detroit Tigers from 2014 to 2017, with a career record of 314-332.
The Cincinnati Reds have hired former infielder David Bell to be their next manager, the team announced Sunday. Bell agreed to a three-year contract with a team option for 2022. He will introduced at a news conference Monday. Bell joins the Reds organization for the second time. He worked for four seasons (2008 to ’11)
MILWAUKEE — After seven fascinating games full of strategy, game-changing moments, constant substitutions and occasional testiness, talent simply won out in the end. Game 7 slugging and a little bit of swagger gave the Dodgers the lead they needed to finally get past the Brewers and return to the Fall Classic. The Dodgers’ sluggers fed
10:27 AM ET Lindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The Los Angeles Dodgers will play an NLCS Game 7 Saturday and try to make another trip to the World Series. If Todd
Houston Astros star second baseman Jose Altuve underwent surgery Friday on his injured right knee, according to MLB.com. Altuve is expected to be ready for spring training next year. Altuve served as Houston’s designated hitter in the final three games of their five-game ALCS loss to the Boston Red Sox because of what had been
MILWAUKEE — It has become a trope to call the National League Championship Series a chess match, and it certainly is that. But for Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, this was no little move. It wasn’t pushing a pawn ahead a square. It was moving your knight, right from the start, and putting the
Joe Girardi has withdrawn his name from consideration for the Cincinnati Reds‘ managerial vacancy, according to multiple reports. Girardi, 54, reportedly was one of three candidates to be considered for second interviews, along with Brad Ausmus and David Bell. The Athletic, which first reported Girardi’s withdrawal, reported Friday that he plans to remain with MLB
History will remember these Houston Astros as the ones that got unlucky. Specifically, it will remember the fly ball Jose Altuve hit over the wall in Game 4 of the ALCS, the extraordinary leap Boston’s Mookie Betts made for it, and the way that after the ball had landed, uncaught, it was declared an out.
HOUSTON — The Boston Red Sox would like to remind everyone: Never underestimate a team that won 108 games. David Price would like to remind everyone: It’s never too late to change the labels placed upon you. Behind a brilliant outing from Price — thanks to a dominating changeup that kept the Houston Astros flailing
NEW YORK — Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius has undergone Tommy John surgery on his right elbow and is expected to be out of action for much of next season. The Yankees said Wednesday’s surgery went as expected. It was done by Dr. David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. Gregorious’ return