Moving quickly to fill the one vacancy on their major league coaching staff, the Red Sox Sunday hire Chili Davis as their hitting coach.
Sean McAdam's three takeaways after the Giants' walk-off win set up a World Series meeting with the Royals.
1dAccording to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox could make outfielder Yoenis Cespedes available this offseason.
2dChili Davis is one of several familiar names apparently in mix for Red Sox' hitting coach job.
3dTravis Ishikawa hits a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the Cardinals on Thursday night.
3dDavid Ortiz will join FOX Sports as an analyst on its pregame and postgame World Series shows.
3dNapoli, who suffers from sleep apnea, will undergo an operation that repositions the jaws and sometimes the tongue to keep the windpipe from becoming obstructed.
4dLindsay Clubine, wife of Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz, tells TMZ that nude photos of her were hacked and distributed online.
4dBuster Posey drives in three runs and San Francisco took advantage of some clunky defense by first baseman Matt Adams, beating the Cardinals 6-4.