| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:10 AM
All-Star outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will jump from the Boston Red Sox to bitter rival New York Yankees after agreeing to a seven-year deal worth around $153 million Tuesday night, according to multiple media sources.
The move came on the same day that...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:44 PM
Novak Djokovic remains the man to beat on indoor courts.
The defending champion made quick work of top-ranked Rafael Nadal, 6-3, 6-4, to win the ATP World Tour Finals in London on Monday, extending his winning streak to 22 matches and claiming the elite...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:06 PM
ST. LOUIS – In the ninth inning, the manager called for a pinch-runner.
The pinch-runner was playing in his first World Series. He took first base. He took his lead.
And, with all of America watching him for the first time in his life, he was...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The answer to the Dodgers' managerial question is obvious. Sign Don Mattingly to a long-term deal and shore up his only shortcoming by hiring as his bench coach the one man who never has made an in-game decision that didn't work out: Bill Plaschke.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:34 AM
After the coffee. Before World Series ratings come in.
The Skinny: I didn't catch the whole Red Sox victory, but got to the gym just in time to see the Cardinals' Carlos Beltran rob David Ortiz of a grand slam. Thursday's stories include a big...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:46 PM
BOSTON -- Sudden fame often comes at the expense of privacy, so it would not have surprised St. Louis Cardinals rookie pitcher Michael Wacha if someone at the restaurant had stopped him for an autograph.
What he did not expect was to walk into the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:25 PM
BOSTON -- When the World Series opens Wednesday, the Fox cameras figure to focus on outfielder Carlos Beltran. His is the most emotional of all the story lines involving the St. Louis Cardinals, as he makes the first World Series appearance of his 16-year...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Momentum is a one-game deal in the playoffs, and as high as the Dodgers were feeling Monday, they were as low after Tuesday.
The Dodgers fell, 4-2, to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series, leaving them down...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:16 PM
PITTSBURGH — Michael Wacha says the biggest game he had pitched before joining the St. Louis Cardinals was two years ago when he held Florida State to three hits, sending Texas A&M to the College World Series.
“It was an elimination game,&...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:19 PM
ST. LOUIS -- Sometimes all it takes is one at-bat to make a game — and a season.
On Friday night, that at-bat belonged to Matt Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals.
With Game 6 of the National League Championship Series scoreless in the bottom...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Columnists and reporters from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch have shared their views with Times readers during the National League Championship Series.
Reality-TV America might not have liked it much, but the St. Louis Cardinals sent Mickey Mouse, the...