ST. LOUIS (AP) -- All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is on the St. Louis Cardinals roster for the NL division series against the Chicago Cubs and will play wearing a splint to protect a strained ligament in his left thumb.R.B. FALLSTROM (AP Sports Writer)
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Baseball fans converging on downtown St. Louis for the first-round playoffs series between the Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs can expect a greater police presence.JIM SUHR (Associated Press)
Indians owner Paul Dolan could soon have a financial partner. An investment banker hired by Dolan last year to search for a minority owner said Thursday that a ''small group'' of investors has been identified and a deal could be completed soon.…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
TORONTO (AP) -- Texas Rangers left-hander Martin Perez will start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Toronto Blue Jays, manager Jeff Banister said Thursday.
The man who symbolized the Pittsburgh Pirates' resurgence offered one final bit of advice before hopping onto his custom-made, Batman-inspired ride and zooming off into retirement. ''Win the division,'' A.J. Burnett said in the quiet clubhouse…WILL GRAVES (AP Sports Writer)