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Phillies bring back Bobby Dickerson as infield coach

Oct. 25, 2021 11:45 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies announced Monday they hired Bobby Dickerson for a second stint as their infield coach. The 56-year-old Dickerson served as Philadelphia's infield coach in 2019. He spent the last two seasons with the San Diego Padres,...

Giants' special season comes to abrupt end against Dodgers

Oct. 15, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Only the San Francisco Giants themselves envisioned a season with success quite like this. They were all but an afterthought given the defending World Series champion Dodgers and San Diego Padres had been heavy favorites to win the NL West out of...

Cardinals fire Mike Shildt over 'philosophical differences'

Oct. 14, 2021 16:43 PM EDT

The Cardinals fired former National League manager of the year Mike Shildt over organizational differences Thursday, just one week after St. Louis lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers on a walk-off homer in the wild-card game. Cardinals president John Mozeliak said the firing...

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...

Padres fire manger Jayce Tingler after second-half collapse

Oct. 06, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres still believe they have a World Series-caliber team despite a brutal late-season collapse that left them with yet another losing record. If the Padres do make it to the Fall Classic in the near future, it won't be manager Jayce...

The San Diego Padres have fired manager Jayce Tingler after just two season in charge.

Oct. 06, 2021 15:57 PM EDT
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres have fired manager Jayce Tingler after just two season in charge.

No decision yet on Padres manager Tingler's job status

Oct. 04, 2021 20:05 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jayce Tingler thinks he deserves to stay on as manager of the San Diego Padres, despite the biggest collapse in franchise history. It’s not his decision to make, of course, and as of late Monday, there had been no announcement about the manager’s...

Betts leads MLB in jersey sales, 4 Dodgers in top 10

Oct. 04, 2021 12:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mookie Betts and the reigning World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers had four of the top 10 selling jerseys in Major League Baseball this season. Betts' No. 50 uniform claimed the top spot for the second straight year after he was acquired prior to...

LEADING OFF: Manic Monday often spells trouble for managers

Oct. 03, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Monday: ___ JOB JEOPARDY Every year, the day after the regular season can be dicey for managers whose teams didn’t do so well. Might not be any different this time as a few clubs...

Giants beat Padres, win NL West title on season's final day

Oct. 03, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Logan Webb secured his spot in Giants lore with far more than his dominance on the mound. He swung for the fences and sent San Francisco to an NL West title at last, without needing to wait for the rival Dodgers' result on the season's final day. ...