Steve Bartman still a no-show at Wrigley Field

...playwright's proposal to tell his story on Broadway to an offer to sit behind home plate during a World Series game at Yankee Stadium."He has just gone about his life," Murtha said.The Cubs have made it clear, Murtha said, that Bartman would...

Astros eliminate Yankees 3-0

...injured first baseman Mark Teixeira said. "We just kind of hit a wall at the end of the year."On a night when Yankee Stadium had the red-white-and-blue bunting out for its loudest crowd this season, New York managed just three singles...

Royals, Astros combine passion with fun

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - When the Houston Astros had recorded the final out in Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night, they flooded onto the field in a wild celebration, all their years of losing finally a memory.It looked a...

CC Sabathia enters alcohol rehab center, will miss playoffs

...game.The team issued a statement from the pitcher Monday, with New York awaiting the Houston Astros on tonight at Yankee Stadium in the AL wild-card game. Sabathia, the 2007 AL Young Award winner, said he took the step to receive the care...

Yogi Berra remembered as legend on, off field at funeral

...those 90 years."Torre called Berra a "good-luck charm for us" because on the day in 1999 that Berra returned to Yankee Stadium after ending a 14-year feud with late owner George Steinbrenner, David Cone pitched a perfect game. Current Yankees...

Braves snap home losing streak at 12

...has a 5.33 ERA in 27 starts, on Sunday. "He was fine," Gibbons said. "He didn't like it." Stroman returned from a season-long knee injury to win Saturday at Yankee Stadium. Hutchison has a 9.44 ERA on the road this year.

Astros stay hot, top Royals in Game 1

...when another defeat would leave them on the brink of elimination.Rasmus also homered in the wild-card game at Yankee Stadium. He has six homers and 11 RBIs in his last nine games.Houston ranked second in the majors with 230 homers this...

Postseason stories take shape

...The Major League Baseball playoffs begin this week, starting tonight with the American League wild-card game at Yankee Stadium. Here's a look at some of the themes going into October and beyond: CURSED KERSHAW?Clayton Kershaw has been the...

Rangers win West; Astros clinch last playoff spot

...Series. The Astros will play their first American League playoff game Tuesday night, against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.Meanwhile in the National League, Pittsburgh clinched the home field in the NL wild card-game, beating the Cincinnati...

Yogi Berra dies at age 90

...children, and the cartoon character Yogi Bear was named after him.Until recent years, he remained a fixture at Yankee Stadium and in the clubhouse, where the likes of Derek Jeter, Joe Torre and others in pinstripes looked up to the diminutive...