Miguel Cabrera


Through his first eight games as a Washington National, Max Scherzer is off to the best start of his career by several measures.


2014 record: 90-72, 1st place in AL Central

Manager: Brad Ausmus, 2nd season

Estimated 2015 payroll: $172 million


MINNEAPOLIS — Tyler Clippard was minding his own business out in the visitors bullpen at Target Field, chatting with other pitchers on the NL All-Star squad, unsure if he would be appearing in thi


CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) When the AL MVP award went to Miguel Cabrera on Thursday, it was a big hit back home.