Red Sox ace Sale reaches 300 strikeout mark
Red Sox lefty Chris Sale struck out 13 Orioles on Wednesday night to reach the 300-strikeout mark for the season. The last American League pitcher to fan 300 batters in a campaign was Boston's Pedro Martinez in 1999, when he set a club record with 313.
Follow live: Red-hot Indians visit Angels
The Indians, winners of 25 of their past 26 games, continue their push to finish the regular season with the most wins in all of baseball.
Inside the greatest home run season in history
Major league hitters have done plenty of yard work in 2017, slugging more home runs this season than any other in the long history of the game. We look at who hit 'em, when they hit 'em and how many they hit.
Home runs have dominated the 2017 season.
Major League Baseball set the record for the most home runs in a season, look back at the best and most exciting long balls.
Judge and Sanchez smack back-to-back homers.
Aaron Judge hits his 45th home run of the season, and Gary Sanchez adds one of his own in the fourth inning.
Aaron Judge hit his 45th home run of the season, four shy of tying Mark McGwire's single-season rookie record, set in 1987. Didi Gregorius hit his 25th home run of the season, breaking a tie with Derek Jeter for the most home runs by a shortstop in Yankees history. Gary Sánchez also hit his 32nd home run, extending his own record for most home runs by a Yankees catcher.
Teixeira calls out MLB over safety of fans.
Mark Teixeira agrees with Brian Dozier and wants Major League Baseball to mandate the extension of baseball nets beyond home plate after a toddler was injured at Yankee Stadium.
Mike Moustakas broke one of baseball's most meager home run records
Not since Steve Balboni has a Kansas City slugger hit 36 homers. Moustakas just broke his Royals franchise record. Wait, who's Steve Balboni? Exactly.
Moustakas sets Royals HR record.
Mike Moustakas hits his 37th home run en route to passing Steve Balboni and setting the Kansas City single-season home run record.
The Twins are not supposed to be here
A crop of young prospects has propelled the team--into a potentially brutal playoff path.
Jose Altuve is AL MVP, but who gets the Cy Young call?
With two weeks left for them to make their cases, we break down the outlook and to-do list for this year's major awards contenders.
Herrera makes incredible grab to end the game.
Odubel Herrera shows off his hops and makes a fantastic catch at the wall to rob Yasiel Puig and pick up the final out of a Phillies 7-5 victory over the Dodgers.
Every likely playoff team's one big lineup question
From a slumping newcomer's fit in L.A.'s outfield to a rookie's role on the reigning champs, we examine an area that could make or break each offense.
Inside the secret to the Brewers' surprising success
It's late September and Milwaukee is still in the thick of the race. What's behind the Brewers' run? It starts with an unexpected pitching star.
Law: Two Yankees pitchers among players I was wrong about
Luis Severino discovered his slider and Chad Green's fastball flourished in the pen. We look at five players who were better than expected in 2017.
Free agents who could see bigger paydays with big Octobers
Some free agents are guaranteed big-time paydays no matter what, but others, like Jay Bruce, could improve their offers by delivering big postseason results.
Thompson: The clubhouse view of Cleveland's streak
In watching the Indians on their historic streak, it became clear the most remarkable thing about the team wasn't the wins.
Nolan Arenado vs. Charlie Blackmon: Who is the real Rockies (and possibly NL) MVP?
Together, they have Colorado nearing a postseason return -- but only one can be the team's most valuable player. We go inside the case for each star.
Predicting the final two weeks of the MLB season
Can the Yankees force a tiebreaker with the Red Sox? Who will finish with the best record? Who will rise to the top in the National League MVP race? A lot can still change.
On this day in Latinx history: Yankee Alex Rodriguez sets MLB grand slam record
A-Rod launches his 24th career grand slam to pass Lou Gehrig.
Alex Rodriguez makes history in the Major Leagues.
On September 20, the Yankees' third baseman set a new record by connecting the twenty-fourth grand slam of his career and beating the legendary, Lou Gehrig.
As Cubs take charge, their rivals regroup
The Cubs just gained the crucial edge they need over the Brewers and Cardinals in the NL Central race, but did that help them in the rankings?
Indians remain atop rankings.
David Ross explains how the Indians' recent hot streak keeps them above the rest. Tim Kurkjian and Ross also explain which teams to look out for in the playoffs.
Rougned Odor might not be an awful baseball player, but he has been historically awful this year. The thing is, he's most definitely not alone. More sluggers than ever before are hitting home runs -- and doing almost nothing else.
The Cubs just gained the crucial edge over the Brewers and Cardinals that they need in the NL Central race, but did that help them in the rankings?
Can the Yankees force a tiebreaker with the Red Sox? Who will earn the top record? Who will rise to the top in the NL MVP race? A lot can still change.
Will Andrew Miller be ready for the Indians? Which Yankee would start the wild-card game? Here are some looming questions facing the 10 current clubs.