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Correa, Freeman, Scherzer among baseball's top free agents

Nov. 22, 2021 04:08 AM EST

With a possible lockout on the horizon, it's been mostly business as usual on the free agent market — so far. Detroit signed left-hander Eduardo Rodríguez. Houston retained star righty Justin Verlander. Noah Syndergaard went from the Mets to the Angels on an expensive...

Soler, Freeman, Correa among 160 free agents who hit market

Nov. 03, 2021 18:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Freddie Freeman, World Series MVP Jorge Soler and Eddie Rosario of the champion Atlanta Braves were among 160 players who became free agents Wednesday as an uncertain offseason started with a lockout threat looming. Houston shortstop Carlos Correa and...

MLB qualifying offer price drops by $500,000 to $18.4M

Oct. 19, 2021 22:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The price of a qualifying offer to Major League Baseball free agents dropped by $500,000 to $18.4 million, a sign of the slide in salaries. The figure is determined by the average of the top 125 major league contracts this year and marks only the second...

Urías hits, pitches Dodgers past Giants to even NLDS series

Oct. 10, 2021 01:28 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With some mighty swings, solid pitching and defensive gems that have defined the Dodgers' success the past decade, the defending World Series champions are headed home in prime playoff position having grabbed momentum away from the division-winning Giants. ...

Masterful Webb pitches Giants past Dodgers in playoff opener

Oct. 09, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Logan Webb pumped his fists as he set down a star-studded Dodgers lineup all game long, then raised his pitching hand in appreciation after a masterful postseason debut. Webb struck out 10 while working into the eighth inning, Buster Posey hit a...

LEADING OFF: MLB win leader Urías goes for Dodgers vs Giants

Oct. 08, 2021 21:20 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: ___ HE'S BACK Big league wins leader Julio Urías starts for the Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Division Series at San Francisco against Kevin Gausman. ...

A capsule look at the Dodgers-Giants playoff series

Oct. 07, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at San Francisco, 9:37 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Saturday, at San Francisco, 9:07 p.m....

LEADING OFF: La Russa & Baker, Red Sox vs Rays as ALDS begin

Oct. 07, 2021 03:46 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ THAT '70s SHOW Two septuagenarians will be on the bench when Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa and the Chicago White Sox face the Houston Astros and skipper Dusty Baker...

Logan Webb to start NLDS Game 1 for division champion Giants

Oct. 07, 2021 03:18 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Logan Webb will start for the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of their NL Division Series on Friday night against the rival Los Angeles Dodgers. Fellow right-hander and 14-game winner Kevin Gausman will go Saturday night in Game 2 for the NL West...

Giants exhale with a few days off, wait on NLDS opponent

Oct. 05, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fresh off an NL West crown that took 107 wins for the Giants to 106 by the Dodgers, Brandon Crawford and Buster Posey couldn't help but envision a potentially epic playoff matchup against rival Los Angeles. Now, the Giants get to wait until after...