The Oakland Athletics filled their second key position in five days Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27.
Ray Sadecki, who pitched in the major leagues for 18 seasons and won 20 games for the 1964 World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals, has died from complications of blood cancer, his son, Steve, said. Sadecki was 73.
A Thanksgiving meal is about the food, of course, but it’s also about the memories and experiences that come with making the dishes. Our chef-inspired recipes for a homemade and handcrafted feast include Caramelized Onion Brined Turkey and Pumpkin Whoopie Pies.
The Royals’ reward for winning the American League pennant now has a dollar amount: $14,866,350.85. That’s the size of the team’s postseason players’ pool, which was announced Monday by Major League Baseball. The players voted to split the pot into 54 full shares worth $230,699.73 each, plus 9.77 partial shares and 25 cash rewards.