Entering Monday, eight teams were within six games of the American League's final wild card spot.
Jason McLeod surely wonders what it would be like to run his own team someday, and he understands why the questions are being asked now.
The Toronto Blue Jays were winners at the trade deadline, but that won't guarantee them an American League East pennant.
The baseball world was hit with some bad news on Friday when Red Sox manager John Farrell announced he has lymphoma.
All things considered, Jon Lester came away from a conversation with John Farrell feeling optimistic about the Boston Red Sox manager’s Stage 1 lymphoma diagnosis.