Clayton Kershaw starts game 1 of the World Series against Tyler Glasnow tonight at 5:09 Pacific Time. Here is a detailed preview of the World Series. And here is the umpiring crew for the World Series.
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In his search for a new General Manager, Arte Moreno is reportedly looking for an executive with experience leading a scouting or player development department. Rhett Bollinger thinks the Angels will seek to add two starters this off season and will make a serious run at Trevor Bauer and/or Marcus Stroman. He also mentioned Jahmai Jones as someone who could step into the role of everyday second baseman next year. Meanwhile, there is some good news about a number of the prospects who were working out at the alternate facility. Mike Trout has a message for the fans. So does Joe Maddon. Max Stassi tweeted that his surgery went well and he hopes to get ready for opening day.
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MLB partnered with Star Sports India to broadcast the World Series live in India. The MLB Players Association will begin giving an annual award named after the late Curt Flood. It’s for former players who exhibited selfless devotion to the Players Association and advancement of player’s rights. Trevor Bauer’s agent clarifies that he will consider all kind of deals rather than merely one year deals. Didi Gregorius might not be a wise choice to replace Andrelton Simmons. He appears to be in decline.
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