During the first days of the MLB's spring training, New York Yankees' catcher Gary Sanchez spoke on the recent findings of the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal and took a subtle jab at Astros' second baseman Jose Altuve.
A former minor league player, Garrison Lassiter, has filed lawsuits against the New York Yankees and the Cincinnati Reds for failing to provide him with a major league baseball career.
The suspension stems from an allegation that German slapped his girlfriend, who is the mother of his two children, at a September charity event.
The Yankees secured the right-hander's services by signing him to a record nine-year deal worth $324 million.
The 29-year-old's nine-year deal with the Yankees is the richest for a pitcher in MLB's history and the highest overall in terms of average annual value.
The New York Yankees, Los Angeles Angels and Los Angeles Dodgers are the front-runners to sign the 29-year-old in free agency.
The Yankees are reportedly set to meet both pitchers, who are expected to be most sought-after players of this year's free agent class.
The Houston Astros won Game 6 of the American League Championship Series, 6-4, with a walk-off home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth from Jose Altuve.
Game 4 was the first postseason game to be rescheduled since Game 4 of the 2017 NLDS and has now been rescheduled for Thursday.
"I told him something and patted his shoulder and he said, 'Don't f-ing touch me,'" the alleged victim, Manuel Bitolas, told a Houston television station. "I bent over to get my drink and he like hit me."
New York and the rest of the Northeast are expected to be hit by a nor'easter by Wednesday evening and into Thursday morning, as the developing storm moves into the south today.
Game 4 is scheduled for Wednesday night at 8 p.m. ET but heavy rain is forecast from early afternoon and a postponement appears inevitable.
The Washington Nationals will make their first ever appearance at the World Series but the Houston Astros remain slight favorites.
It's been easier for Washington to get a man on the moon than to get its Major League Baseball team back in the World Series. But the Nationals are back for the nation's capital.
The Boston-New York rivalry is dead anyway, plus I'm just happy I don't have to watch Oakland and Tampa Bay.
Here are the biggest series deficits overcome in the 116-year history of the World Series, and only two are in this century.
Houston goes into the American League Championship Series against the Yankees as the bookmakers' favorite to reach the World Series.
The heavyweight clash everyone wanted to see is finally on the cards as the Astros take on the Yankees for a spot in the World Series.
Bookmakers expect the Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers to reach the World Series in a repeat of the 2017 matchup.
The Division Series get underway on Thursday, with the Washington Nationals taking on the Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals taking on the Atlanta Braves.
The New York Yankees look to reach the World Series for the first time in 10 years, while the Los Angeles Dodgers search for a third consecutive appearance.
Tyler Wade traveled to Yankee Stadium from Pennsylvania and arrived during the seventh inning.
Rivera became the first ever player to be voted into the Hall of Fame unanimously.
The two-time All Star is expected to sign a two-year deal with an option for a further 12 months.
The Red Sox and Yankees will play each other twice in 2019 and in 2020.