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With the Washington Nationals wrapping up the 2019 World Series with a Game 7 win over the Houston Astros, the MLB offseason is about to start picking up steam. When does free agency start? What is the deadline for...

Piazza agrees to manage Italian baseball team

Hall of Fame catcher Mike Piazza has agreed to manage the Italian baseball team, he announced in a tweet Wednesday.Piazza said he will manage the team for the 2020 European Baseball Championship and the 2021 World Baseball Classic.Excited to...

‘There are no untouchables’: How Cubs’ retool will shape offseason across MLB

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- It's a good week for the Chicago Cubs' front office to reacquaint themselves with many of their counterparts from other teams. After all, they could be huddled together behind closed doors for hours this winter. After...

‘There are no untouchables’: How Cubs’ retool will shape offseason across MLB

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- It's a good week for the Chicago Cubs' front office to reacquaint themselves with many of their counterparts from other teams. After all, they could be huddled together behind closed doors for hours this winter. After...

NL West offseason preview: Will anyone challenge Dodgers’ division dynasty?

With free agency underway, the offseason is going to pick up steam. What are the big questions facing all 30 teams?We now turn to the NL West, where the Dodgers have a streak of consecutive titles going while the...

NL West offseason preview: Will anyone challenge Dodgers’ division dynasty?

With free agency underway, the offseason is going to pick up steam. What are the big questions facing all 30 teams?We now turn to the NL West, where the Dodgers have a streak of consecutive titles going while the...

Giants name Kapler manager, replacing Bochy

SAN FRANCISCO -- Gabe Kapler has been hired as manager of the San Francisco Giants, a month after being fired from the same job by the Philadelphia Phillies.Kapler received a three-year contract to replace Bruce Bochy, who retired at...

Olney: MLB shouldn’t expect much from Astros investigating their own cheating

The Houston Astros announced Tuesday that they've opened an investigation after former Astro Mike Fiers told The Athletic the team used a camera in center field to steal signs and immediately communicate that information to its hitters, violating baseball...

Cards’ Shildt top NL manager after 2nd-half surge

In a rarity, the St. Louis Cardinals' Mike Shildt was named NL Manager of the Year on Tuesday, despite his receiving fewer first-place votes than Milwaukee's Craig Counsell.Shildt had 10 first-place votes from the Baseball Writers' Association of America...

Angels hire La Russa as adviser for baseball ops

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Tony La Russa has been hired by the Los Angeles Angels as senior adviser for baseball operations.Angels general manager Billy Eppler said Tuesday that La Russa will assist in all areas, including evaluations of players and...