Sparked by the most amazing rally yet in a comeback-filled playoff run, the Kansas City Royals captured their first World Series title in 30 years Sunday by defeating the New York Mets 7-2 in 12 innings.
The Boston Red Sox carved up the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 Wednesday, clinching their first World Series at home since 1918 and capping a remarkable worst-to-first transformation.
Crafting a World Series sweep with masterful pitching and clutch hits, the San Francisco Giants won a second Major League Baseball title in three seasons Sunday with a 4-3 victory over Detroit.
The Miami Heat won their 16th consecutive home game, beating the Philadelphia 76ers 99-93 on Tuesday to clinch their fourth straight National Basketball Association playoff berth.
A group led by NBA legend Magic Johnson (pictured) won an auction for Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night with a record $2bn bid, the bankrupt baseball club announced.
Three-time National League Most Valuable Player Albert Pujols (pictured) and southpaw starting pitcher CJ Wilson have signed multi-million-dollar deals with the Los Angeles Angels.
The St Louis Cardinals were crowned World Series champions for the 11th time in franchise history after routing the Texas Rangers 6-2 in game seven.
Albert Pujols smashed his way into the record books Saturday by hitting three homers and driving in six runs in one of the greatest single performances in World Series history.
Don Kelly and Delmon Young homered in the first inning and Detroit’s pitchers made the lead stand up on Thursday as Tigers edged the New York Yankees 3-2 to advance in the Major League Baseball play-offs.
Ryan Braun belted a three-run, go-ahead homer in the eighth inning to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Florida Marlins 4-1 to clinch their first division title in 29 years.