Normally, when a manager is under contract for the next season, teams don't see the need to announce he will be returning.
Take it from Kenny Reitz: He was definitely not taking one for the team.
It's going to take some tough love to turn around the Twins, Terry Ryan concluded last week, difficult decisions that hurt in order to heal. Ryan made a big one on Monday.
As unpopular as it has become to agree with any decision made at Target Field, the local ballclub got this right.
George "Shotgun" Shuba, a member of the 1955 World Series champion Brooklyn Dodgers who was best known for offering a congratulatory handshake to minor league teammate Jackie Robinson, died Monday. He was 89.
KANSAS CITY - Texas general manager Jon Daniels came into the chaos of a celebratory A's clubhouse Sunday wanting to offer congratulations to manager Bob Melvin and some of Melvin's troops.
CLEVELAND - I walked away from the Indians' American League wild card loss to the Tampa Bay Rays last year obsessed with one thought: The Tribe needed a big bat.
No matter how the race for the National League batting title ended Sunday night, one thing was certain: Josh Harrison went down swinging.
The Seattle Mariners have activated Jesus Montero off the suspended list and designated outfielder Corey Hart for assignment.
The Marlins are not playing into October, which in the eyes of every front office constitutes failure. Yet President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill can take solace in that the team got better - a lot better.
Umpires Gerry Davis and Joe West will be the crew chiefs for the wild-card games this week.
The Houston Astros have hired A.J. Hinch as their new manager.
The last gasps of the 2014 Phillies filled the room while Cole Hamels spoke. He stood in the middle of the clubhouse Sunday afternoon as his teammates packed boxes and hugged. The exits for most were quick; no one wanted to dwell on this disaster.
Rookie right-hander Matt Shoemaker and outfielder Josh Hamilton are both making progress toward a return from injuries for the Los Angeles Angels' playoff run.
Major League Baseball attendance dipped slightly for the second straight season.
Veteran umpires Gerry Davis and Joe West will serve as crew chiefs for this week's wild-card games, MLB announced on Monday.