This is the second straight offseason surgery for Cabrera, who underwent core muscle repair surgery in late October last year.
Maddon is always ahead of the curve, never behind it. The classic example is how he position his fielders. It’s changed the game, and he was the leader on that front.
Detroit, of course, already has a manager in Brad Ausmus, a longtime major league catcher who now has one year of managing under his belt.
Banished to the bullpen and absent from the mound since the regular season, Tim Lincecum returned Wednesday night with the Giants trailing the Royals by five runs in the seventh inning.
Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.
This Royals fan in particular must have lost interest like the rest of America did after the Giants took a first inning lead over the Royals.
Pence jolted Kauffman Stadium with a two-run, first-inning homer that sparked the San Francisco Giants to a 7-1 win in Tuesday night’s World Series opener.
Buster Posey seemed almost embarrassed.
A six-pack won’t be enough for Madison Bumgarner if the San Francisco Giants win the World Series.
The Tigers today announced that Dave Littlefield has been named as a major league scout, replacing Mike Russell.