Hours before Kershaw was scheduled to take the mound, the left-hander was scratched because of back spasms. Here's how it could shape the rest of October.
Under Thursday's proposal from the union, spring training would start in a little more than a week. So close. Yet still far away.
The day provided plenty of drama, as the Orioles went rogue at pick No. 2 and the draft's best player slipped all the way to No. 5.