Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

...Baker and Jerry Manuel are successful former managers who could be interested in openings. Hall of Famer Barry Larkin and Red Sox hitting coach Chili Davis are also considered by insiders to be potential managers.McClendon grew tired of hearing questions...

Dodgers, Don Mattingly agree to part ways

...the '86 Mets, the 2000 Mets ? we are amongst the best Mets teams to ever play, and I couldn't be more proud." RED SOX: Manager John Farrell's cancer is in remission, the team announced Thursday. ATHLETICS: Left-hander Drew Pomeranz...

Mets on brink of sweeping Cubs in NLCS

...1908 will continue. Only one other team has won a playoff series after dropping the first three games.Theo Epstein's Red Sox came back against the New York Yankees in the 2004 ALCS and ultimately ended one long championship curse. Now, the team...

Mets fans want team to bring back Daniel Murphy

...have been invited to return in 2016.RED SOX: Are mourning the death of former...injuries cost him his right leg.Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey offered Koney a lifetime...was in 1992. He remained with the Red Sox as a consultant.

Chase Utley's appeal scheduled for Monday

...MLB and the players' union of the timing on Tuesday. RED SOX: Are counting on shortstop-turned-outfielder Hanley...yet another new position next season: first base.New Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said on...

Why is Spurrier leaving now?

...to hear me talk about it," Spurrier said in 2004 at his introduction. "I'd like to borrow a phrase from the Boston Red Sox. Why not us? Why not the South Carolina Gamecocks? Why can't we get to the top of the SEC?" Monday night's stunning...

Rangers clinch playoff spot while Angels continue to fight for theirs

...card with three games left. Los Angeles (83-76) is a game behind the Astros and tied with Minnesota. YANKEES 4, RED SOX 1In New York, the next generation of Yankees will have a chance to make their mark in the playoffs.Ending a rare two-year...

Cardinals top Pirates, close in on division title

...magic number for securing the division crown to two. RED SOX 5, YANKEES 1In New York, Eduardo Rodriguez became the first Red Sox rookie left-hander to win 10 games in 43 years, and Boston...

Moncada, Albies headline SAL postseason All-Stars

...home runs and 46 stolen bases.The 20-year-old Cuban, known for his $31.5 million signing bonus with the Boston Red Sox, struggled adjusting to stateside life early this year. His talents quickly took over and he became one of the better...

Braves hire George Lombard for development staff

...Lombard retired in 2009 and spent six years in the Boston Red Sox organization, most recently as their minor league outfield...managerial experience by running the Gulf Coast League Red Sox for two years and was the Lowell hitting coach in 2010...