Major League Baseball has meted out severe punishments for the Houston Astros after the team was caught stealing signs using cameras and video monitors at its home field, Minute Maid Park. Here’s everything you need to know about the unfolding scandal.

BOSTON — The Red Sox announced Tuesday night that they have mutually agreed to part ways with manager Alex Cora, ending a two-year stint that began with the winningest season in franchise history and a World Series championship in 2018 and ended in a cloud of controversy after Cora was impli…

Mookie Betts has strongly indicated he’d rather explore his market in free agency after the 2020 season instead of signing a contract extension. That could lead the Red Sox to trading him this offseason.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The Red Sox’ three highest-paid starting pitchers, David Price, Chris Sale and Nathan Eovaldi, spent 153 games combined on the injured list in 2019. It would have been more games if not for September expanded rosters. Price made only one start during the final month but w…

NEW YORK — Two days after releasing Jacoby Ellsbury, the Yankees have filed a grievance seeking to recoup a lion’s share of the money they’ve paid him since 2017, as well as what they still owe. The filing comes after the team learned the chronically injured center fielder was receiving unau…

The Red Sox spent their way into their current luxury tax dilemma by recklessly dumping way too much money into aging arms at risk of injury. It backfired all the way to an anemic 84-78 title defense, so now the way out of the mess is to trade your Gold Glove/Silver Slugger right fielder who…

HOUSTON -- Stephen Strasburg overcame a bumpy opening frame to pitch 8 1/3 sterling innings, and Anthony Rendon drove in five runs as the Washington Nationals forced a decisive Game 7 of the World Series with a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday.

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