Banks, the Hall of Fame slugger and two-time MVP with boundless enthusiasm for baseball, died Friday night.
The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while. Read more »
Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer for his latest big postseason hit, and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit's Cy Young Award winners to hold off the Tigers 2-1 Sunday and reach the AL... Read more »
Jordan Zimmermann and other Nationals pitchers who had left the longest postseason game in baseball history were watching on TV in the home clubhouse as Washington fell behind San Francisco in the... Read more »
Down by three runs in the eighth inning, the Baltimore Orioles had every reason to believe they could rally against the Tigers. Read more »
As the Los Angeles Angels hit the field Thursday night for Game 1 in their American League Division series against the Kansas City Royals, there was a certain Bees flavor to the team from L.A. Read more »
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in their AL Division... Read more »
Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy homered, and the Baltimore Orioles hammered out 12 hits in defeating Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers 12-3 Thursday in the opener of their AL... Read more »
The first pitch of Major League Baseball Divisional Series will be thrown Thursday night. The ceremonial first pitch in baseball is a grand tradition, but sometimes it doesn't go as well as planned. Read more »
Also, Jazz coach Quin Snyder likes what he’s seen from his team so far in camp. Read more »
The baseball playoffs are upon us. And, as you’d expect, Joseph Smith is on the side of the Angels. He knows he shares a name with the Mormon prophet. He just doesn’t know how many... Read more »
The Minnesota Twins fired manager Ron Gardenhire on Monday, ending a 13-season tenure that included at least 92 losses in each of the last four years. Read more »
Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie's seven shutout innings Friday was history 29 years in the making. Read more »
Rocket ride: Salt Lake Bees infielder Shawn O'Malley living out his dream after enduring tumultuous year
Shawn O'Malley went from considering quitting baseball altogether to earning a spot on the Los Angeles Angels' roster. Read more »
Randy Hollis: After a 29-year absence, it's great to see Kansas City Royals return to postseason party
For the first time since 1985, the Kansas City Royals have reached Major League Baseball's postseason, continuing a trend that has also seen long-suffering franchises from Pittsburgh and Baltimore... Read more »
The perfect script. Read more »
The Los Angeles Angels are American League West divisional champs and former Utah slugger C.J. Cron did his part to help the Angels clinch their first division title since 2009. Read more »
The 17-year-old kid from Kalamazoo drew all sorts of raves. But, could anyone back then have projected that Derek Jeter the high schooler would someday become Derek Jeter the future Hall of Famer? Read more »
The Los Angeles Angels refused to indulge in champagne, cigars or self-congratulation after securing their first playoff spot in a half-decade. Read more »
Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Jeremy Guthrie comes up clutch as Royals eye first playoff berth since 1985
After a disappointing start against Detroit on Monday, onetime BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie rebounded nicely Saturday as the Kansas City Royals try to inch closer to their first playoff appearance... Read more »
Utahns in baseball: Former Ute Tyler Wagner shines in debut; BYU alum Jake Hannemann’s club close to title
Former Ute Tyler Wagner was promoted to Double-A Huntsville — just in time to keep the Stars’ postseason hopes alive against Chattanooga in the Southern League championship semifinal... Read more »
The Arizona Diamondbacks have fired general manager Kevin Towers in the midst of a third straight disappointing season. Read more »
Eddy Alvarez became a silver medalist speed skater in the 2014 Winter Olympics. Now he's making the most of his opportunities since moving back to baseball after the Winter Games. Read more »
Joshua Houston hit a clutch two-run single, reliever Cameron Bufford pitched a tense scoreless sixth inning, and Jackie Robinson West Little League held off gritty Philadelphia 6-5 in a matchup of... Read more »
Los Angeles Angels ace Garrett Richard's season-ending injury has impacted the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »
Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards was taken off the field on a stretcher with a left knee injury on Wednesday night. Read more »
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