Royals edge Giants, 3-2, take 2-1 series lead

SAN FRANCISCO -- This ballpark consists of red bricks, wind-whipped World Series banners and orange Giants hoodies. It's nearly 1,700 miles west of TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, the stadium where Brandon Finnegan set his sights upon as last winter ...

Joe Maddon's return to Angels unlikely

Angels Manager Mike Scioscia said he spoke to Joe Maddon on Wednesday yet had no indication that Maddon was on the verge of opting out of his contract as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.

When told of the news Friday morning, Scioscia said, "Wow, ...

Manager Joe Maddon opts to leave Rays

Manager Joe Maddon has decided to leave the Tampa Bay Rays, 10 days after his boss left to run the Dodgers.

The Rays announced Friday that Maddon had exercised an option to walk away from the final year of his contract. In a statement, Rays owner...