Los Angeles Dodgers
Lester pitched three-hit ball for three shutout innings. He struck out two in the Cubs first win of the spring.
Clayton Kershaw retired all six White Sox hitters he faced.
Jose Abreu, Adam Eaton, Avisail Garcia and Alexei Ramirez had two hits apiece for Chicago.
With Chris Sale out, Quintana would like consideration for an Opening Day start.
The Cubs put a $155 million bet down on their bright future.
The Cubs, Giants, Red Sox and Dodgers remain involved.
Lester’s expected to make a decision in the next week or so.
There’s a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.
The White Sox will play 14 games at Camelback Ranch.
The Mets, Yankees and Dodgers are all interested in White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez.
Russell Martin is highly respected for his work with different pitching staffs.
Martin hit .290 and had a .402 on-base percentage in 2014.
Maddon is a free agent manager after opting out on his deal with Tampa Bay.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year.
Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.
Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer to snap a seventh-inning tie, Matt Carpenter went deep for the third straight game and John Lackey pitched the St. Louis Cardinals past the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Monday night to give the Cardinals a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five NL Division Series.
All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
Matt Kemp homered and had four RBIs, while Yasiel Puig scored a career-high four times.