- Anaheim, California 92899
|2nd||P Alvarez homered to right (416 feet).||1||0|
|2nd||J Mercer homered to left (409 feet), T Snider scored.||3||0|
|4th||S Marte tripled to deep center, N Walker scored.||4||0|
|7th||A Pujols homered to left center (448 feet).||4||1|
|7th||A Callaspo singled to center, M Trumbo scored.||4||2|
|9th||A McCutchen doubled to left, J Mercer scored, R Martin to third.||5||2|
John Hart, who was removed as Braves president earlier this week, has stepped down from his senior advisor role as the team awaits the results of an MLB investigation.
All season we heard about lethargic pace of play on the field; now MLB's offseason is off to a slow start of its own. Here are the factors behind the quiet stretch, and when you can expect to see blockbuster deals and marquee free-agent signings heat up.
Free agency is rarely cheap, but these available players could provide production at an affordable price.
Did Chris Sale not get his due in AL Cy Young voting? Updating one of baseball's oldest pitching stats to fit the modern game could have helped his case while giving all of baseball's aces deserved credit.
Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton, fresh off winning the NL MVP, said he preferred to stay in Miami but understood if the team's new ownership, led by Derek Jeter, would go in a different direction.
Jose Altuve won the AL award easily, while Giancarlo Stanton eked out a narrow victory in the NL, but both were smart selections by the voters.