KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Royals have promoted minor league hitting coordinator Jack Maloof to major league hitting coach and Andre David to assistant hitting coach.
Nationals manager Davey Johnson has been named the National League manager of the year by Sporting News magazine.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Phil Coke remembered the only other time he had in AT&T Park. Back then, he was a student at San Joaquin Delta College and just another fan.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The World Series starts in San Francisco because the All-Star game was a Giant blowout. Pablo Sandoval, Matt Cain and Melky Cabrera made sure of it.