Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig will likely consult with his top advisers before deciding to reverse umpire Jim Joyce's blown call that cost Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga a perfect game.
A Kyrgyz boy covers his face with a national flag as crowds gather to mourn victims of the violent protests earlier in the week in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on Friday.
On opening day of the baseball season, the Monitor looks at whose major league debut is most anticipated and whether Matt Wieters really deserves to be a Sports Illustrated cover boy.
Pitcher Cliff Lee's extraordinary effort in the Phillies' 6-1 win over the Yankees in Game 1 of the World Series included a behind-the-back catch.
Vanishing? An iceberg that broke from the Jacobshavn glacier floated in the water off Greenland. The berg illustrates how fast the glacial ice is melting in the Arctic and the potential for rising sea levels.
Satchel Paige: the biography of an ace pitcher and racial trailblazer.
For Koreans and Japanese, the game carried far more significance than Red Sox-Yankee-type rivalries.