Jake Peavy signs new deal with World Series champions San Francisco Giants
Jake Peavy signs new deal with World Series champions San Francisco Giants

Veteran pitcher Jake Peavy, who helped San Francisco win the World Series for the third time in five seasons, has signed a two-year deal to remain with the Giants.

Buffalo Bills end deal to play some home games in Toronto
Buffalo Bills end deal to play some home games in Toronto

The Buffalo Bills have ended the remaining years of their deal to play one National Football League home game a season at nearby Toronto, the team announced Wednesday.

Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber capture Cy Young Awards
Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber capture Cy Young Awards

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw unanimously won the National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, taking the Major League Baseball trophy for the third time in four years.

MLB playoff: Cardinal error gives Giants win, series lead
MLB playoff: Cardinal error gives Giants win, series lead

A throwing error by St. Louis pitcher Randy Choate allowed San Francisco to score the winning run Tuesday in a 5-4 Major League Baseball playoff triumph over St. Louis.

MLB playoff: Royals edge Orioles, reach World Series brink
MLB playoff: Royals edge Orioles, reach World Series brink

Kansas City reached the brink of the World Series with a 2-1 victory Tuesday over the Baltimore Orioles, keeping the Royals unbeaten in this year`s Major League Baseball playoffs.

Arizona Diamondbacks name Chip Hale manager
Arizona Diamondbacks name Chip Hale manager

The Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday named Chip Hale as their new manager, replacing Kirk Gibson who was sacked shortly before the club completed its dismal 2014 Major League Baseball campaign.

MLB playoff: Cardinals hope to keep Yadier Molina in mix
MLB playoff: Cardinals hope to keep Yadier Molina in mix

The St. Louis Cardinals hope to call on injured catcher Yadier Molina as they continue their Major League Baseball playoff duel with the Giants in San Francisco.

MLB playoff: Kolten Wong goes long to lift Cardinals over Giants
MLB playoff: Kolten Wong goes long to lift Cardinals over Giants

Kolten Wong`s game-winning solo shot in the ninth inning was one of four St. Louis homers Sunday in a dramatic 5-4 Major League Baseball playoff win over San Francisco.

With the victory, the Cardinals knotted the best-of-seven National League final at one game apiece.

MLB playoff: Giants shut out Cardinals in series opener
MLB playoff: Giants shut out Cardinals in series opener

Madison Bumgarner pitched seven and two-thirds sparkling innings on Saturday to lead San Francisco to a 3-0 victory over St. Louis in their Major League Baseball playoff series opener.

Twins fire long-time skipper Gardenhire

Ron Gardenhire was sacked as the Minnesota Twins manager Monday, one day after the club missed their fourth-straight Major League Baseball postseason.

The long-time skipper, who had guided the Twins for 13 seasons, led them to a 70-92 losing record this year.

Derek Jeter scripts perfect Yankee Stadium finale
Derek Jeter scripts perfect Yankee Stadium finale

Derek Jeter closed out his glorious career at Yankee Stadium in epic fashion, knocking in the game-winning run with a walk-off single as New York slipped past the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday.

Derek Jeter shines, but Yankees fall short
Derek Jeter shines, but Yankees fall short

Derek Jeter, the beloved Yankees captain in the midst of his last regular-season homestand, gave fans another milestone to remember Saturday but New York ultimately fell short against Toronto.

Yankees pay tribute to retiring captain Derek Jeter
Yankees pay tribute to retiring captain Derek Jeter

 The New York Yankees paid tribute to retiring captain Derek Jeter in a pre-game ceremony Sunday that looked back on the star shortstop`s 20-year Major League Baseball career.

Eugenie Bouchard, Milos Raonic make final push to summit at U.S. Open

Canada has long been a global ice hockey super power, toasted a Formula One driver`s champion and at different times has laid claim to the world`s fastest man.

Executive to succeed Bud Selig as Major League Baseball chief

Major League Baseball will have a new boss from January after chief operating officer Rob Manfred was elected Thursday to succeed the long-serving Bud Selig as commissioner.

Key figure in baseball doping scandal surrenders, faces charges

Tony Bosch, one of the central figures in American baseball`s largest performance-enhancing drugs scandal, has surrendered to federal agents and been charged with distributing steroids.

A`s deal Yoenis Cespedes to Boston for Lester, Jonny Gomes

Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes was sent from the Oakland A`s to Boston on Thursday for star pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes just ahead of Major League Baseball`s trade deadline.

Tanaka improves to 8-1 as Yankees beat Twins

Masahiro Tanaka struck out nine and scattered four hits while allowing only an unearned run as the New York Yankees beat Minnesota 3-1 Saturday, improving the Japanese pitcher`s record to 8-1.

Olivo suspended, Guerrero has ear surgery

Los Angeles Dodgers minor league player Miguel Olivo has been slapped with a suspension after getting into a dugout scrap in which he allegedly bit off part of a teammate`s ear.

Cubs beat Yankees to snap Tanaka`s win streak

The New York Yankees had become quite comfortable playing in front of Masahiro Tanaka, but Tuesday night they discovered their Japanese ace was human after all.