Ranking Justin Turner’s NLCS Game 2 home run

“It’s one of those events you never forget,” said Turner, who was 39 days shy of his fourth birthday at the time. On Sunday, the 29th anniversary of Gibson’s heroics, Turner created one of those…


Aaron Judge makes 2 great catches, homers

Judge broke out of his playoff slump to make massive contributions on both sides of the ball in New York’s 8-1 victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series presented…


Astros turn to McCullers for Game 4 in NY

The Astros lead the best-of-seven series, 2-1, following New York’s 8-1 win on Monday. • Dress for the ALCS: Get Astros postseason gear McCullers pitched three innings of relief in Game 3 of the AL…



Bullpen putting Dodgers in excellent position

Yes, it’s a small sample of only five games, but that’s pretty much the point. The Dodgers have so far swept their way through October because they have a formula — quick hooks and a…


Yankees’ Aaron Judge makes great catch, homers

In the first game at Yankee Stadium after New York dropped the first two games of the series, Judge made a spectacular leaping catch up against the right-field wall to rob Yuli Gurriel of a…


Cardinals’ Alcantara, Mercado deliver in AFL

• Box score Alcantara, who gave up three runs in two innings in his first start, walked one and fanned one over three scoreless frames. “He was outstanding,” Surprise manager Spike Owen said. “He had…


Cubs manager Joe Maddon confident in comeback

The Cubs are two games away from being stopped short in defense of their World Series championship, and their right-handed-hitting second baseman, Javier Baez, is hitless in 19 at-bats in the postseason. They have three…


Cubs manager Joe Maddon discusses NLCS Game 2

He was full of confidence on the eve of Game 3, even with the Dodgers leading his Cubs two games to none after Justin Turner’s Game 2 walk-off homer off emergency reliever John Lackey in…