Girardi already thinking about Jeter home finale

|Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Joe Girardi already is thinking about how to handle Derek Jeter's home finale Thursday.

Gene Collier: No shame in staying home for Pirates

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The very best baseball summer in the history of PNC Park ended pretty much the way it began here Sunday, with a tense 1-0 victory against a divisional opponent, the first on an extra-inning home run by Neil Walker way back on March 31, the last when Andrew McCutchen caught Ryan Braun's lazy fly to push the Milwaukee Brewers to the absolute edge of further relevance.

Braves fire GM Wren; Gonzalez's fate to be determined

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

One day after being eliminated from the National League wild-card race, the free-falling Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday, the first time in nearly a quarter of a century that the organization known for its stability fired a GM or manager.

Indians' Kluber named AL Player of the Week

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Cleveland Indians right-hander Corey Kluber was named the American League Player of the Week on Monday.

Padres' Cashner earns NL Weekly award

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

San Diego Padres pitcher Andrew Cashner was named the National League's Player of the Week for games ending Sept. 21.

Manfred, Clark on MLB length of games committee

|Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players' association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate in a new Major League Baseball committee tasked with decreasing the times of games.

Yankees claim OF Perez off waivers from Nationals

|Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Outfielder Eury Perez has been claimed off waivers by the New York Yankees from the Washington Nationals.

Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

For nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves have been all about stability.

Braves fire Wren; John Hart named interim GM

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren.

Kansas City Royals (84-70) at Cleveland Indians (81-74), 7:05 p.m. (ET)

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The Kansas City Royals are about to find out how much magic they have left in the tank.