Both Alex Cora and Dave Roberts met with the media after Game 1 of the 2018 World Series on Tuesday night. The managers discussed strategy, second-guessing, matchups and more.
The Oakland Athletics return to the post season for the first time in four years. The headline story for A’s on the eve of the Wild Card is Bob Melvin’s decision to buck baseball tradition by starting reliever Liam Hendriks. At today’s press conference, Melvin discussed his decision, the team’s relaxed approach, playing in New York and Oakland’s recent playoff...
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred met with the media Tuesday in Washington, D.C. prior to the 89th annual All-Star Game.
Manfred held court on a number of controversial topics including instant replay, the designated hitter and the defensive shift. Below are excerpts from Manfred’s discussion with the media.