San Francisco became the Valley of the Giants for the third time in five years Friday as tens of thousands of people lined the streets for a confetti and rain-soaked parade honoring the city's World Series champions. Under gray skies where a steady…PAUL ELIAS and KRISTIN J. BENDER (Associated Press)
Right after Joe Maddon opted out of his contract with Tampa Bay, the Chicago Cubs were mentioned as a possible landing spot for one of baseball's best managers. Flush with prospects and ready to make a splash in free agency, the Cubs already had a…ANDREW SELIGMAN and JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writers)
DENVER (AP) -- Closer LaTroy Hawkins' $2.25 million option for 2015 has been exercised by the Colorado Rockies.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Pitching coach Mike Maddux and hitting coach Dave Magadan will remain on the Texas Rangers' coaching staff with new manager Jeff Banister.
Hall of Famer Willie McCovey took a break from his hospital-based rehab to attend the San Francisco Giants' World Series victory parade Friday from behind the scenes, thanking all the fans and well-wishers for the support and love through his recent…JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)