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November 1, 2018 1:16 AM Willie McCovey, Hall of Famer and Giants legend, dies at age 80

Willie McCovey, the Hall of Fame first baseman who played 19 of his 22 seasons with the San Francisco Giants and slugged 521 career home runs, died Wednesday at age 80. The Giants said McCovey died "peacefully" after battling "ongoing health issues." "San Francisco and the entire baseball community lost a true gentleman and legend, and our collective 103

October 30, 2018 8:39 PM Red Sox pick up Chris Sale's $15 million option, Eduardo Nunez's $5 million option

BOSTON -- The Red Sox have exercised their $15 million option for next season on ace left-hander Chris Sale. Sale will earn $15 million in the final season of the five-year contract he signed with the Chicago White Sox before the 2013 season. The contract guaranteed $32.5 million, including a 2017 option buyout. He had a $12.5 million salary this season 56

October 29, 2018 7:01 PM Cardinals hire Albert, Clapp to round out coaching staff

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals have hired Jeff Albert as their hitting coach and Stubby Clapp as their first-base coach, rounding out manager Mike Schildt's coaching staff for next season. Albert spent time with the Cardinals before spending the past six years with the Astros, while Clapp has been the manager of the Triple-A Memphis team the past two seasons 94

October 29, 2018 10:32 AM Lion Air plane crash in Indonesia

Air Lion flight asked to return to base after takeoff The Boeing 737 MAX 8 that crashed Monday was “airworthy,” Lion Air president Edward Sirait said during a press conference at the company's headquarters in Jakarta, adding that the pilot had carried out all pre-flight inspections according to procedure. In 2011, the companies announced a $21.7 billion 106

October 26, 2018 8:48 PM Bodies of couple who plunged to death at Yosemite National Park's Taft Point recovered, officials say

Investigators are looking into the death of a couple who plunged off of Yosemite National Park's Taft Point. The bodies of two people who fell 800 feet to their death from a popular overlook at Yosemite National Park were finally recovered Friday by park rangers, an official said. Park spokeswoman Jamie Richards said that rangers worked all day Thursday 129

October 26, 2018 2:40 PM Why Second Base Is the New Right Field

With no designated hitter to fall back on at Dodger Stadium, Red Sox manager Alex Cora could choose to play outfielder Mookie Betts at second As the World Series shifts to Los Angeles for up to three games played under National League rules, the Boston Red Sox face a conundrum, despite their 2-0 lead over the Dodgers: where to put their best players 50

October 26, 2018 9:03 AM Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film) Thom Yorke

Few rock singers of the alternative era were as original or as instantly unforgettable as Thom Yorke, and his band, Radiohead, became one of the biggest acts of the 1990s and 2000s for their challenging and unpredictable music. Early on, Yorke rarely worked outside the band, but he steadily collaborated with a variety of artists, released a pair of low-key 102

October 25, 2018 8:28 PM Rays bench coach Charlie Montoyo to be Blue Jays manager

The Toronto Blue Jays hired Charlie Montoyo to be their new manager, making him the second member of the Tampa Bay Rays coaching staff to land a managerial position on Thursday. Montoyo received a three-year deal through the 2021 season with a team option for 2022. He will be introduced at a news conference Monday. Montoyo, 53, has been with the Rays since 46

October 25, 2018 12:30 PM WWE Says Saudi Arabia Event 'Crown Jewel' Will Go On As Planned

WWE isn't backing out of the upcoming pay-per-view event in Saudi Arabia -- saying they plan to "continue operations" in the country despite calls from politicians to at least postpone. The event -- 'Crown Jewel' featuring Brock Lesnar vs. Braun Strowman -- is scheduled to take place in Riyadh on Nov. 2. Thursday morning, as part of a Q3 earnings report 102

October 24, 2018 6:37 PM CB Peterson: A Cardinal for 'years to come'

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson reaffirmed his commitment to the team Wednesday, saying he intends to be around for “years to come.” “I’ve been incredibly frustrated with how the season has gone,” Peterson said in a statement posted on Twitter. “But my energy is 100% focused on being part of the solution & helping us turn this around. I’ve never 66