The Kansas City Royals named left-hander Jason Vargas as the Game 1 starter for the American League Division Series against the LA Angels of Anaheim on Thursday.
The San Francisco Giants will have 10 pitchers available for Wednesday's National League wild card game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Baltimore Orioles' quest toward their first World Series appearance in 31 years starts on Thursday, as they open up the American League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers.
It's been 29 long years since the Kansas City Royals have been in this position. Who can blame them for wanting to stick around a little longer?
The Pittsburgh Pirates will have eight available pitchers to back up starter Edinson Volquez for Wednesday's National League wild card game against the San Francisco Giants.
Major League Baseball has announced plans to speed up the pace of play and will experiment with those ideas during the 2014 Arizona Fall League.
Houston Astros starter Collin McHugh was tabbed the American League Rookie of the Month for September.
For the second straight month, a Detroit Tigers player has earned Player of the Month honors in the junior circuit. This time, it's first baseman Miguel Cabrera, named on Tuesday.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp was named the National League Player of the Month for September on Tuesday.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was named the National League Pitcher of the Month on Tuesday.