This Date In Baseball

Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA Oct. 9 1910 — Nap Lajoie, in a batting race with Ty Cobb, collected eight hits for Cleveland in a season-ending do…

Samardzija to start Game 2 for Giants

CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija has started plenty of games at Wrigley Field — just not in the playoffs. That’s about to change. He will make…