Cubs could get Schwarber back this postseason

One little doctor's appointment for Kyle Schwarber has turned into an intriguing possibility for the Chicago Cubs.

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

Cubs' bats come alive in Game 4

LOS ANGELES - Anthony Rizzo, Addison Russell and the rest of the Chicago Cubs' bats broke out in a big way.
By Beth Harris

Indians wrap up ALCS, advance to World Series

Ryan Merritt coolly kept the Indians ahead until reinforcements arrived, and Cleveland earned its first trip to the World Series since 1997 by blanking the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 Wednesday.
By Noah Trister

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

Indians will get long rest before World Series

The AL Championship Series winning Cleveland Indians get a while to rest before playing hosting Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night.

Cubs' fans excited about possible World Series appearance for team

CHICAGO - If you want to know just how important the Cubs are to Chicago, a good place to start is at the end.
By Don Barwin

Blue Jays stay alive in the AL Championship Series

Josh Donaldson backed up his fiery pep talk to teammates before the game, hitting a home run and turning in a timely diving stop Tuesday to help the Blue Jays avert a sweep with a 5-1 win over the ...
By Noah Trister

Hill mows down Cubs

LOS ANGELES - Fourteen months removed from independent ball on Long Island, Rich Hill pitched the Los Angeles Dodgers into a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead.
By Beth Harris

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

Perez linked to two manager's job

Eddie Perez, the Atlanta Braves first-base coach and former catcher, has been linked to the open manager jobs with Colorado and Arizona.

Indians on verge of sweep of Blue Jays

TORONTO - Jason Kipnis and Mike Napoli homered, and Cleveland's bullpen pulled off its most impressive feat yet in these American League playoffs, taking over after Trevor Bauer's first-inning ...
By Noah Trister

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016

Judge dismisses challenge of Indians nickname, logo

TORONTO - An Ontario judge quashed a last-minute effort to attempt to bar the Cleveland Indians from using their team name and "Chief Wahoo" logo during Monday's night playoff game in Toronto.
By Rob Gillies

Urias to start for Dodgers in Game 4

Julio Urias is scheduled to start for the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs.

Cubs' star hittiers have gone cold

Chicago's Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell, who totaled 204 RBI in the regular season, are a combined 2 for 45 through six games in the postseason.
By Jim Litke

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016

Indians pitcher ready to go despite stitches

TORONTO - Trevor Bauer and his drone were ready to explain themselves.
By Noah Trister

Montero's pinch-hit grand slam lifts Cubs

CHICAGO - Miguel Montero snapped an eighth-inning tie with the third pinch-hit grand slam in postseason history, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 in their NL Championship ...
By Jay Cohen

Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

Indians shut down Blue Jays in Game 1

CLEVELAND - Francisco Lindor hit a two-run homer and Corey Kluber silenced Toronto's booming bats, giving the Cleveland Indians a 2-0 win over the Blue Jays in Game 1 of the AL Championship Series ...
By Tom Withers

Friedman, Maddon cross paths again in NLCS

CHICAGO - Joe Maddon was driving his RV through Virginia two years ago when he got the news. Andrew Friedman was leaving Tampa Bay to take over the Los Angeles Dodgers..
By Jay Cohen

Indians' Bauer cuts finger fixing drone, will miss start

CLEVELAND - Indians starter Trevor Bauer cut open his right pinkie while fixing a drone he likes to build and fly. Bauer won't start Game 2 of the AL Championship Series against Toronto, again ...

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

Shapiro still feels deep connection to Cleveland

CLEVELAND - Mark Shapiro's love for Cleveland and its people runs deep, personally and professionally.
By Tom Withers

Kluber to start Game 1 for Indians

Indians ace Corey Kluber will start Game 1 of the AL Championship Series against Toronto on Friday.

Dodgers uncertain on starter for Game 5

WASHINGTON - While going to ace Clayton Kershaw on short rest helped the Los Angeles Dodgers stave off elimination in their NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, it also has raised ...
By Stephen Whyno

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