Yankees' Chapman: Cubs' Maddon misused me during postseason

NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman says Cubs manager Joe Maddon misused him during the postseason, putting the hard-throwing reliever on the mound too often in Chicago's successful effort to win the World Series for the first time since 1908.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer

Manager: Schumacher's health to remain private matter

BERLIN (AP) — The condition of Michael Schumacher's health will remain closely guarded among family and close associates, the former Formula One champion's manager said Saturday.


APNewsBreak: Record 6 MLB teams to pay luxury tax

NEW YORK (AP) — A record six teams are paying baseball's luxury tax this season, led by the Los Angeles Dodgers at $31.8 million and the New York Yankees at $27.4 million.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer

Nyman is in a festive mood with a podium and baby on the way

VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Steven Nyman and his girlfriend were lying under the stars admiring the view atop one of the Dolomites' most majestic mountain passes when they decided to open the doctor's email.

  • Written by ANDREW DAMPF, AP Sports Writer