• Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer, right, celebrates with Johnny Cueto (47) after scoring a run following a walk by teammate Salvador Perez during the sixth inning of Game 2 in baseball's American League Division Series against the Houston Astros, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Royals rally, beat Astros 5-4 to even ALDS at 1 game each

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning, reliever Wade Davis got replay help for a key pickoff in the ninth and the Kansas City Royals rallied from a three-run hole to beat the Houston Astros 5-4 on Friday, evening their AL Division Series at a game apiece.

  • Toronto Blue Jays' closer Brett Cecil, left, is helped off the field by trainer George Poulas after getting injured during the eighth inning in Game 2 of baseballs American League Division Series in Toronto on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Jays’ Cecil tears left calf muscle, could be done for year

    TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays reliever Brett Cecil tore his left calf muscle during Friday’s AL Division Series game and might be done for the postseason.

  • FILE- In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Len Don Diego, marketing manager for content at DraftKings, a daily fantasy sports company, works at his station at the company's offices in Boston.  New York's attorney general has sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)

    Daily fantasy sports and cheating allegations, a quick Q&A

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheating allegations rocked the daily fantasy sports industry this week and as scrutiny mounts, a largely self-aimed spotlight has grown blindingly bright on DraftKings and FanDuel, which have flooded televisions, phones and computers with advertisements promising million-dollar payouts to a lucky few.

  • Toronto Blue Jays' catcher Russell Martin, left, attempts to tag Texas Rangers' Rougned Odor, right, who scores during the 14th inning of baseball Game 2 of the American League Division Series in Toronto, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Alberto, Rangers beat Blue Jays in 14th, lead ALDS 2-0

    TORONTO (AP) — Two games into their first playoff appearance in 22 years, the Toronto Blue Jays have put themselves in a tight spot.

    Updated: 5:41 pm

  • Texas Rangers' Keone Kela, right, is held back by teammate catcher Chris Gimenez, center, during the 13th inning of baseball Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Donaldson trades words with Kela, benches clear in ALDS

    TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays slugger Josh Donaldson got into a shouting match with Rangers reliever Keone Kela in the 13th inning in Game 2 of the AL Division Series on Friday, causing the benches and benches to briefly empty.

  • Molina in lineup for Cardinals in NLDS opener vs. Cubs

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is in the lineup batting seventh for the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Division Series opener against the Chicago Cubs.

  • Rookie infielder Corey Seager makes Dodgers’ NLDS roster

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rookie infielder Corey Seager and veteran outfielder Justin Ruggiano are among 14 position players on the Los Angeles Dodgers’ roster for the NL Division Series against the New York Mets.

  • New York Mets starting pitcher Steven Matz walks the field during practice at Citi Field for the NLDS series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

    Steven Matz among 11 pitchers on Mets’ playoff roster

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Matz is one of 11 pitchers on the New York Mets’ roster for the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

    Updated: 4:52 pm

  • Cubs add Hammel to NL Division Series roster

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have added pitcher Jason Hammel to their NL division series roster and have dropped outfielder Quintin Berry.

  • In this June 24, 2015, file photo, Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon rubs his eyes after a run by the Kansas City Royals during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Seattle. The Mariners have fired manager Lloyd McClendon after two seasons,  Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, less than a week after the Mariners concluded a disappointing 76-86 season. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

    Mariners fire Lloyd McClendon after 2 seasons

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners fired manager Lloyd McClendon on Friday after two seasons as new general manager Jerry Dipoto looks to bring in his own field boss.