KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) A World Series opener involving the San Francisco Giants set a record low TV rating for the second time in three seasons.
SAN DIEGO (AP) Phil Plantier is the latest hitting coach to be fired by the San Diego Padres.
Plantier was dismissed Wednesday after three years on the job.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Dodgers pitcher Dan Haren underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder Wednesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Yusmeiro Petit was running out of choices. His major league career had hit rock bottom and was heading nowhere.