PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla | Mets ace DeGrom makes spring debut, heater hits 97 mph

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — After one exhibition start, Jacob deGrom has a 9.00 ERA.…

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla | Scherzer: Pitch clock messes with ‘fabric’ of baseball

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — If three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer has his…

HOUSTON  | Michael Brantley, Astros finalize $32M, 2-year contract

HOUSTON  — Free agent outfielder Michael Brantley and the Houston Astros have finalized a $32 million,…

HOUSTON | AP source: Astros agree to 2-year deal with Michael Brantley

HOUSTON — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press the Houston Astros have…

CLEVELAND | MLB says Astros doing surveillance, not spying in dugouts

CLEVELAND — The Houston Astros didn’t cheat. They didn’t want to get cheated. That’s their story,…

HOUSTON | Bregman trolls Eovaldi, Hinch says “back it up” in ALCS

HOUSTON — Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros are brimming with confidence, even after a Game…

BOSTON | Cole struggles in 2nd playoff start with Astros

BOSTON— Gerrit Cole struggled at the beginning of his second playoff start with the Houston Astros.…

BOSTON | Red Sox shuffle lineup heading into Game 2 of ALCS vs Astros

BOSTON — Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora has shuffled his lineup for Game 2 against…

BOSTON | Sale, Cora make early exits for Red Sox in ALCS Game 1

BOSTON— Red Sox ace Chris Sale and manager Alex Cora both made early exits in Game…

BOSTON | Red Sox manager Alex Cora ejected from Game 1 of ALCS

BOSTON — Red Sox manager Alex Cora has been ejected from Game 1 of the AL…

BOSTON | After Series win with Astros, Cora aims to knock them out

BOSTON — Alex Cora led Boston to a victory over the hated Yankees. Next up for…

NEW YORK | Another term: Judge has MLB’s top selling jersey again

NEW YORK— Aaron Judge again has baseball’s most popular jersey. MLB says the Yankee slugger’s No.…

TORONTO | Blue Jays give Gibbons winning home finale, Astros party on

TORONTO  — John Gibbons said he wasn’t going to cry, but the veteran manager struggled to…

TORONTO | Assault charge against pitcher Roberto Osuna dropped

TORONTO  — An assault charge against pitcher Roberto Osuna has been dropped. In exchange, he agreed…

NEW YORK | Voit gives Yankees pair of home run records on 1 swing

NEW YORK — Luke Voit and the New York Yankees have set two home run records…

HOUSTON | Springer, Astros beat Angels 4-2 in Ohtani’s pitching return

HOUSTON — George Springer hit a two-run homer and finished a triple shy of the cycle…

FANTASY PLAYS: Power and streamers available in baseball

As fantasy baseball nears its playoff stretch, some players are available that can help you push…

HOUSTON | Astros hit 5 homers to end skid with 12-1 win over Rockies

HOUSTON  — Evan Gattis and Tyler White hit two homers each, Yuli Gurriel added a two-run…

LEADING OFF: Injuries mounting for Astros; Phils vs D-backs

A look at what’s happening around the majors Monday: INJURIES MOUNTING The Houston Astros are hoping…

LOS ANGELES | Astros edge Dodgers in World Series rematch

LOS ANGELES — Justin Verlander struck out 14 Dodgers and George Springer had a two-run double…

WASHINGTON | Pols play at Nationals Park, but that’s not Trump’s game

WASHINGTON— During every previous All-Star Game in Washington, the president was part of the story. That…

KANSAS CITY, Mo | Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Houston Astros keep finding ways to win, while the Kansas…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Astros win 10th in row, Keuchel get HR help to beat KC 10-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Houston Astros won their 10th straight game, with Dallas Keuchel…

NEW YORK | Verlander stops Yanks again, pitches Astros to 5-1 win

NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander tamed the New York Yankees, then toyed with their fans.…

HOUSTON | Astros’ Springer day to day after taking pitch to left elbow

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros outfielder George Springer is day to day with a bruised left…

PHOENIX | Slow ride: D-backs bullpen cart finally used in 18th game

PHOENIX (AP) — The Diamondbacks’ bullpen cart has finally made its maiden voyage. Houston Astros reliever…

The Latest: Ian Happ homers on first pitch of season

/March 29, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The Latest on baseball’s opening day (all times Eastern): 12:45 p.m. One…