Baseball

Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

The Reds' worst start since the Great Depression prompted a quick hook for Bryan Price. The Reds fired their fifth-year manager on Thursday because of their 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season. The Reds hadn't changed managers so early in a season since Tony...

  • White Sox excited to wear throwback uniforms for free game against Athletics on Tuesday

    White Sox excited to wear throwback uniforms for free game against Athletics on Tuesday

    The A’s are trying something that is unusual, to say the least, for Tuesday’s game against the White Sox. All tickets are free. Parking also is free, but the concessions aren’t. The free seats, part of a season-long half-century celebration of the club’s 1968 move from Kansas City to Oakland, is...

  • MLB: Brandon Drury opens up about vision

    MLB: Brandon Drury opens up about vision

    New York Yankees third baseman Brandon Drury said Monday he has batted in games with blurred vision caused by migraines. Drury has not played since April 6 and has been undergoing tests for the cause of the migraines. He was obtained from Arizona in February and was hitting .217. Etc. Pittsburgh...

  • Ohtani creating a buzz and making the Angels relevant

    Ohtani creating a buzz and making the Angels relevant

    It was supposed to be Shohei Sunday. The weather didn’t cooperate. The temperature in Kansas City dropped to below freezing, causing the Royals and Angels to postpone a game that had been eagerly anticipated because it would have featured Shohei Ohtani’s third major league pitching start. So now...

  • Free baseball? Oakland's idea could be the wave of the future

    Free baseball? Oakland's idea could be the wave of the future

    Five thoughts from the third week of the baseball season: 1. Don’t charge people for tickets Here’s an idea no one’s thought of before: Instead of charging $30 for parking and anywhere from $30 to $120 for tickets, why not just open the doors and let in everyone free and watch them spend all their...

  • Clayton Kershaw strikes out 12 in Dodgers' 7-2 victory over Diamondbacks

    Clayton Kershaw strikes out 12 in Dodgers' 7-2 victory over Diamondbacks

    The Dodgers’ Sunday morning clubhouse was perfectly ordinary. Matt Kemp, Kenley Jansen and Justin Turner were swapping some smack talk. The televisions were tuned to the big game — the Boston Celtics in the NBA playoffs. A clubhouse attendant affixed a nameplate above the locker of a new player,...

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