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Verlander, Alcantara are unanimous Cy Young Award winners

Nov. 16, 2022 22:06 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — It didn't take Justin Verlander long to realize he could have a special year after missing almost two full seasons recovering from Tommy John surgery. Heading into his fifth start, Verlander knew he was back. “In that moment, I felt normal and like...

Sandy Alcantara of the Miami Marlins wins the National League Cy Young Award

Nov. 16, 2022 18:54 PM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — Sandy Alcantara of the Miami Marlins wins the National League Cy Young Award.

Judge, Ohtani among 3 finalists for AL MVP award next week

Nov. 07, 2022 20:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge, Shohei Ohtani and Yordan Alvarez are the finalists for American League MVP in voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. St. Louis Cardinals teammates Nolan Arenado and Paul Goldschmidt remain contenders for NL MVP, along with San Diego...

Judge voted player of the year by fellow major leaguers

Nov. 04, 2022 21:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge was voted player of the year and the American League outstanding player by fellow major leaguers in the annual Players Choice Awards from the Major League Baseball Players Association. Judge set an American League record with 62...

Skip Schumaker hired as manager of Miami Marlins

Oct. 25, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Skip Schumaker was a candidate to take over as manager of the Boston Red Sox and New York Mets in recent years, only to see those clubs pick someone else. The Miami Marlins didn’t let him get away. Schumaker was hired Tuesday by the Marlins to become...

Judge wins Baseball Digest player of year; Alcantara top arm

Oct. 13, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge was chosen major league player of the year by Baseball Digest and eBay after setting an American League record with 62 home runs. The New York Yankees slugger beat out two-way star Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Angels, last year's winner and the...

Marlins face uncertainty after disappointing season

Oct. 06, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — For the 2022 Miami Marlins, all the surprises happened off the field. The season began with Hall of Famer Derek Jeter stepping away as CEO and shareholder and ended with the departure of manager Don Mattingly. On the field, it unfolded much like it has...

Arraez, McNeil win batting titles, Judge misses Triple Crown

Oct. 06, 2022 00:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Minnesota’s Luis Arraez got a Louis Vuitton roller bag from Carlos Correa. The New York Mets' Jeff McNeil is being gifted a car by Francisco Lindor. Winning batting titles on the final day of the season was rewarding. “I couldn’t sleep last...

Mattingly wins his last game as Marlins manager, tops Braves

Oct. 05, 2022 21:21 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Don Mattingly went out as a winner in his final game as Miami’s manager when rookie Peyton Burdick homered and drove in four runs to lead the Marlins over the NL East champion Atlanta Braves 12-9 on Wednesday. Matt Olson hit his 34th homer and Marcell Ozuna hit his...

Braves beat Marlins 2-1, clinch 5th straight NL East title

Oct. 05, 2022 00:22 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Their sluggish start now far behind them, Ronald Acuña Jr. and the World Series champion Atlanta Braves needed just one more win to complete a most stunning turnaround. They earned it Tuesday night, beating the Miami Marlins 2-1 to take their fifth straight NL East...