Cameron Maybin sprinted toward the left-field line and suddenly stopped, with plenty of room to spare. As he wind-milled one arm to halt his momentum, a flummoxed Maybin curiously backed off the ball as if scared by a spider and watched Greg Bird's…MIKE FITZPATRICK (AP Baseball Writer)
Greeted by an array of ''All Rise'' signs in a ballpark that fits their style, Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer and made a pair of sparkling catches, leading CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees over the Houston Astros 8-1 Monday night and cutting…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
Milwaukee Brewers minor leaguer Julio Mendez has made what the team calls a ''remarkable recovery'' from a serious injury after being hit in the chest by a pitch.The Associated Press
Cubs manager Joe Maddon stood by his decision not to use All-Star closer Wade Davis in Chicago's loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Championship Series and questioned the criticism coming his way. Game 3 is Tuesday at Wrigley…ANDREW SELIGMAN (AP Sports Writer)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Houston's A.J. Hinch says managers should ignore the heat and not tweet.