Pitching, defense and a budding star: Why the red-hot Royals might actually be for real

Kansas City has had a surprising and enjoyable run to open the season. Now, the question is whether it's going to be a long run.


Dodgers East? More like Mets West! Inside David Stearns' Amazin' plan

From the small-market Brewers to the Big Apple, here's how the Mets' new prez is reimagining things in Queens.


Scherzer encouraged by rehab, eyes earlier return

Rangers right-hander Max Scherzer described himself as being in "early February" in his recovery from offseason back surgery and is hopeful to return "sooner than later."


Hall to honor Negro Leagues' ASG with exhibition

The Negro Leagues' traditional East-West All-Star Game will be revived on Memorial Day weekend with a legends exhibition featuring prominent ex-big leaguers to be played in Cooperstown, New York.


Former manager Leyland selected to Hall of Fame

Jim Leyland, the longtime manager who guided the Florida Marlins to the 1997 World Series title, was selected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.


Seager named World Series MVP for second time

Corey Seager, who led the way for the Rangers as they claimed their first World Series crown, joined Reggie Jackson as just the second player to win World Series MVP awards for two different teams.


From 102 losses to World Series champs: Inside the Rangers' rapid rebuild

How the Rangers went from one of MLB's worst teams to the sport's pinnacle in two short years.