- Royals head into postseason with newfound expectations
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals were just happy to be invited to the party last year, ending a 29-year postseason drought before squeaking through a dramatic wild-card game against the Athletics.
- Matt Harvey, caught in traffic, finally shows at workout
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey finally made it to the New York Mets workout, and he had an explanation plenty of New Yorkers could understand — he was stuck in traffic.
- Dan Jennings returning to general manager job with Marlins
MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins say Dan Jennings is returning to his former job as general manager after moving to the dugout as manager this season.
- Collins, Gibbons among 4 managers making playoff debuts
NEW YORK (AP) — Late in the season, as the New York Mets closed in on their NL East championship, one opponent after another sat in the visitors' dugout at Citi Field and commended manager Terry Collins.
- LEADING OFF: Astros-Yanks ready to get wild; Cubs, Bucs wait
A look at what's happening around the major leagues today: