The Los Angeles Dodgers offered what was essentially a lifetime contract to pitcher Clayton Kershaw earlier this season, for a deal of in the range $300 million -- "an A-Rod deal," according to one source with knowledge of the scope and structure.
Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila will start and bat sixth despite Saturday night in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox despite suffering a strained patellar tendon in his left knee in Game 5.
In the aftermath of two home plate collisions in the American League Championship Series on Thursday, officials from other teams reiterated that they expect the topic of banning that play to be raised again in meetings this winter.
Grambling State football players complained of mold and mildew in facilities, having to pay for Gatorade out of their own pockets and even said which assistants they thought would make a good interim coach after the firing of Doug Williams in a letter to
Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals stunned Clayton Kershaw with a four-run third inning and St. Louis advanced to its second World Series in three seasons by roughing up the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 of the NL championship series Friday night.
Blake Bortles threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Jeff Godfrey with 23 seconds left and Central Florida stunned No. 8 Louisville by rallying for a 38-35 victory on Friday night, ending the Cardinals' perfect start.