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Scherzer, Kluber win Cy Young Awards by wide margins
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has won the NL Cy Young Award and Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians has won the AL prize.
10 Things to Know for Thursday
Among 10 Things to Know: Military appears to have ended Robert Mugabe's 37-year reign in Zimbabwe; Trump keeps mum on Senate candidate Roy Moore; rare painting by Leonardo da Vinci sells for record $450 million.
Indians ace Corey Kluber wins 2nd American League Cy Young Award
Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber picked up his second career Cy Young Award on Wednesday, earning 28 of 30 first-place votes. The 31-year-old right-hander led the American League in wins (18) and ERA (2.25). Additionally, Kluber's 8.0 WAR was tops among pitchers in both major leagues. Despite
Hal Steinbrenner agreed with GM's decision to fire Joe Girardi
ORLANDO -- New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday that the team's recent decision to fire manager Joe Girardi was a long time in coming. Steinbrenner spoke to reporters in his first public comments since the club ended Girardi's 10-year tenure in the Bronx three weeks ago.
Strong ratings for country awards _ with an asterisk
After 2 years of record low ratings, the Country Music Association Awards rebounded this year with nearly 2 million more viewers than 2016
Yankees interview Wedge, former Indians , Mariners manager
Eric Wedge promises a touchy-feely approach if hired as New York Yankees manager, rejecting the old-school method of publicly challenging players to motivate them. "If something like that happens today, especially with social media and everything else that's involved with it, it's going to have
Odds to win 2018 World Series
The Los Angeles Dodgers open as the favorite to win the 2018 World Series at 5-1, trailed by the Cleveland Indians and Houston Astros at 6-1. Here are the odds for every team to win the World Series in 2018, according to the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Odds as of Nov. 1, 2017.
Game 7 tickets fetching big bucks on resale market
Game 7 of the World Series will be one of the most expensive tickets in baseball history. Ticket reseller StubHub said Wednesday morning that the average ticket sold to Wednesday night's winner-take-all game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Houston Astros was purchased for $1,795. While it
Ticket brokers hedge on potential profit loss, bet big on Astros in Game 6
Faced with losing out on more than $20 million in potential profits if the World Series isn't extended to a Game 7, ticket brokers are looking to Las Vegas to balance out their risk. Las Vegas sportsbook directors tell ESPN that they've taken bets of several hundred thousand dollars from brokers
Dodgers, Astros: World Series ball slicker than regular-season ball
The baseballs used during the World Series are slicker than the ones used during the regular season, pitchers and coaches from the? Dodgers and Astros?said Saturday night. The difference, they told Sports Illustrated, is in the grain of the leather, making it particularly difficult to throw a good