| Mar 25, 2008
El puertorriqueño Iván 'Iron Boy' Calderón aseguró ayer que dará "una clase de boxeo" en su defensa del título de las 108 libras de la Organización Mundial de Boxeo (OMB) ante a su compatriota Nelson Dieppa, el próximo 5 de abril en San Juan.
| Feb 20, 2009
His black cassock billowing in the breeze, candle bearer Anthony Kit steps lightly down the steps of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral.
"Isn't it beautiful?" he asks, pausing briefly in the sun.
Kit, 80, is one of several longtime area residents...
| Apr 5, 2008
He still remembers the first professional uniform he ever wore. He was 18 years old, fresh off the bus from Arkansas. The jersey said White Roses across the chest. In his first pro game, the public address announcer in York, Pa., announced the team's...
| Apr 7, 2008
| 8:34 PM
Cubs manager Lou Piniella joked about "taking a dip in the Allegheny River" before Monday's game against the Pirates on a sunny afternoon at PNC Park.
But after watching his team blow a seven-run lead only to come back for a wild 10-8, 12-inning win in a...
| May 16, 2008
| 1:49 PM
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Well, so much for the Jim Edmonds experiment. That was fun. Hope you kept the receipt for those No. 15 Cubs jerseys because, trust me, I had one heckuva time trying to return my Phil Nevin jersey at...
| Oct 4, 2009
Manhood for Amateurs
The Pleasures and Regrets
of a Husband, Father, and Son
Harper: 306 pp., $25.99
Over the course of 20 years and six acclaimed novels, Michael Chabon has proved one of the most imaginative fiction writers of his...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 8:43 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Teixeira and Hideki Matsui shook the New York Yankees from their lumber slumber and sent the World Series to Philadelphia all tied up.
Teixeira and Matsui hit solo homers off familiar foe Pedro Martinez, backing a sharp performance...
| Nov 30, 2009
| 1:42 PM
Derek Jeter posed in his crisp pinstripe uniform, resting a shiny black bat on his shoulder, while a photographer lying on the ground near the entrance to a Bronx subway station snapped pictures of the New York Yankees shortstop from a low angle....
| Aug 19, 2009
| 7:14 PM
Just a week after two deadly shootings on Lancaster city streets, community members join together to stop violence.
Hundreds of people, old and young, police officers and community leaders packed the Roberto Clemente Field on South Duke Street...
| Aug 26, 2009
"Maybe," said David Alejandro, a slim 15-year-old in a Red Sox T-shirt as he headed to Fenway Park Tuesday afternoon on a bus chartered especially for him. Sitting nearby were former teammates from the Roberto Clemente Little League in Hartford,...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 7:47 PM
Bobby Bragan, a 1940s Brooklyn Dodger who became known as a colorful manager in the big leagues and in the minors, died Thursday at his Fort Worth home. He was 92.
The Alabama native spent parts of seven seasons between 1940 and 1948 with the...