Boston's Betts, Milwaukee's Yelich win MVP Awards

Boston's Mookie Betts and Milwaukee's Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders each led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles

Japan beats MLB All-Stars 4-1, win series 5-1

Sosuke Genda hit a three-run triple that chased starter Brian Johnson in a four-run second inning, and Japan beat the MLB All-Stars 4-1 for their fifth win in the six-game series

Japan beats MLB All-Stars 6-5 to clinch exhibition series

Takuya Kai hit a go-ahead double off Dan Otero in the eighth inning, capping a comeback from a four-run deficit that led Japan over the MLB All-Stars 6-5 and clinched the six-game exhibition series 4-1

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Mets' deGrom gets Cy with record-low wins; Snell…

Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets has easily won the National League Cy Young Award, and Blake Snell of the Tampa Bay Rays has edged out two past winners for the American League prize

Japan rallies to beat MLB All-Stars 5-3 to lead…

Ryosuke Kikuchi drove in the go-ahead run on a squeeze bunt in a four-run ninth inning as Japan beat the MLB All-Stars 5-3 and took a 3-1 lead in their six-game exhibition series

Inside Sports Illustrated's New Baseball…

SI's Kostya Kennedy shares some of his favorite photos from the book "The Story of Baseball: In 100 Photographs."

Acuna honored to be named National League Rookie…

Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. woke up in Japan to news he had been named National League Rookie of the Year

Molina, Realmuto homer to lead MLB All-Stars over…

Yadier Molina had three hits, including a three-run homer, and J.T. Realmuto also went deep to lead the MLB All-Stars over Japan 7-3 for their first win of the six-game exhibition series after a pair of defeats

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Mets' Tim Tebow adds offseason TV hosting job

New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow has another offseason job

Japan beats MLB All-Stars 12-6 to take 2-0 series…

Yuki Yanagita had a home run and four RBIs as Japan scored the first nine runs and beat the MLB All-Stars 12-6 to open a 2-0 lead in the six-game exhibition series

For Joe Mauer, being from Minnesota means this…

Joe Mauer leaves the field after 15-year major league career, but not Minnesota or the Twins

Yanagita's HR off Yates lift Japan over MLB in…

Yuki Yanagita hit a game-ending, two-run home run off Kirby Yates in the ninth inning, and Japan beat the MLB All-Stars 7-6 in the opener of a six-game exhibition series

Congressman shot at baseball practice talks about…

After crisscrossing the country trying to bolster fellow Republicans leading up to last week's midterm elections, a Louisiana lawmaker shot at a congressional baseball practice last year was promoting his new book about his survival and recovery

Dodgers' Ryu only player to accept $17.9M…

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu was the only player to accept among the seven given $17.9 million qualifying offers by their former teams on Nov. 2

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MLB All-Stars beat Japan's Giants ahead of exhibition tour

J. T. Realmuto and Amed Rosario drove in two runs each to lead the MLB All-Stars over the Yomiuri Giants 9-6 in a warm-up game ahead of their six-game exhibition series against Japan's national team

It's a girl for model Kate Upton, Astro Justin Verlander

It's a girl for supermodel Kate Upton and her husband Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander

Twins' Joe Mauer retiring after 15 seasons

Minnesota Twins star Joe Mauer is retiring after 15 seasons