Photo of Manny Machado

Machado, Padres Agree to $300M, 10-Year Deal

SAN DIEGO — With their city's long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent signing ever by agreeing with All-Star infielder Manny Machado on a $300 million, 10-year deal. A person familiar...
photo of David Price pitching during World Series Game 2

Price Pitches Red Sox Past Dodgers 4-2 for 2-0 Series Lead

BOSTON — From playoff flop to October ace in two legacy-shifting starts, David Price earned his second postseason victory in a row and moved the Boston Red Sox halfway to yet another World Series title. The Red Sox left-hander pitched six innings of three-h...
Photo of the Boston Red Sox after winning the ALCS

Red Sox Finish off Astros in 5 Games, Head to World Series

HOUSTON — What a birthday present for rookie manager Alex Cora. He's taking the Boston Red Sox back to the World Series. David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Red Sox past the defending champion Houston Astros 4-1 Thursday night in Ga...

Derek Fisher Before He Scored World Series Game Winner

UPDATE: GV Wire's David Taub was prescient in this April feature on Fresno Grizzlies outfielder Derek Fisher, who scored the winning run as a pinch-runner for Brian McCann in Sunday night's 13-12 extra-innings victory by the Houston Astros over the Los Angeles...