Archive for September, 2013

Astros drop last 15, end 3rd 100-loss year in row (Comcast SportsNet Houston)

By at 30 September, 2013, 7:48 pm

HOUSTON (AP) For one glorious night, the Houston Astros were the top team in baseball.


Mets keep Collins, make plans to contend in 2014 (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 6:01 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The entire season for the New York Mets boiled down to two dates on the calendar: ”Super Tuesday” and panic Monday.


Disappointing Blue Jays looking for starters (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 3:56 pm

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays thought they’d built a starting staff that could carry them into the playoffs.


After Braun, injuries, Brewers look to get healthy (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 2:36 pm

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Manager Ron Roenicke would love to get more production from the Brewers’ core players in 2014.


MVPs? TSX writers name every team’s most valuable (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:49 pm

Whether your team is preparing for the postseason or beginning the search for a new manager, there were standout individual performances throughout Major League Baseball during another memorable regular season. The Sports Xchange polled its team corres…


Roundup: Cubs fire manager Sveum (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:13 pm

The season for managerial changes began Monday with one skipper getting fired and two receiving contract extensions.


New York Mets Should Attempt Pursuing Jose Bautista for 2014 (Yahoo Contributor Network)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:11 pm

COMMENTARY | Now that the offseason is upon us for most major league teams, it’s time to start speculating about 2014.


Mets give manager Terry Collins 2-year extension (The Associated Press)

By at 30 September, 2013, 1:02 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Terry Collins has completed his contract extension with the New York Mets. The manager gets a two-year deal with a club option for 2016.


MLB Notes: Dale Sveum out as Cubs’ manager (Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia)

By at 30 September, 2013, 12:40 pm

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum on Monday after finishing last in the NL Central for the first time in seven years, ending a two-year run that produced more losses than any other in the team’s cursed history.


Chicago Cubs fire manager Dale Sveum — now can they land Joe Girardi to replace him? (Big League Stew)

By at 30 September, 2013, 11:28 am

For MLB teams not getting ready for Game 163 or a playoff run , Monday is “do we keep our manager day?” The Chicago Cubs made Dale Sveum the first casualty of this offseason .
Sveum managed the Cubs for two seasons, going a combined 127-197, finishin…