| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Everybody loves a swashbuckler, especially when he has a Cy Young Award in his trophy case.
General manager Ken Williams fell for Jake Peavy in 2009, and the trade that brought him to Chicago proved a poor return on investment, both for Chairman Jerry...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Adam LaRoche was struggling so much at the plate, he decided to try something different. So he grabbed teammate Jayson Werth's bat.
The move paid off as LaRoche hit his 15th home run of the season in the sixth inning to help lead the Nationals to a 3-0...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:35 PM
SAN DIEGO – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel — on the disabled list with a right flexor mass strain — felt discomfort during a throwing session Tuesday, which puts his chances of being ready when he’s eligible to return from the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:41 PM
CHICAGO — Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold, activated off the disabled list before Tuesday's game against the Chicago White Sox, was immediately in the starting lineup, playing left field and batting eighth.
Reimold has been limited to 32...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Fly out. Line out. Pop up. Over and over.
Seventeen times, the Washington Nationals got out on batted balls that didn’t hit the ground, making Kyle Lohse’s job easier and leaving manager Davey Johnson in deeper despair over the state of his...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:02 PM
For a guy who was originally supposed to have the weekend off, Bryce Harper was pretty productive on Saturday.
Harper drove in three runs after talking his way into Washington’s lineup, Ryan Zimmerman knocked in the go-ahead run and the Nationals...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Chase Utley's first stint with the Philadelphia Phillies was a brief, uneventful one.
He had one at-bat April 4, 2003, before being sent back down to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Later that month, the second baseman got another call-up and a...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:12 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Reinstated from the disabled list, Carl Crawford was faced with a new reality Friday. For a day, if not more, he was starting the game on the bench.
Crawford was arguably the Dodgers' best offensive player when he went down with...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:22 PM
PHOENIX – Matt Kemp is back on the disabled list, this time because of irritation in the AC joint of his left shoulder.
The Dodgers also placed Stephen Fife on the disabled list with inflammation in his throwing shoulder
Kemp hurt his shoulder...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 9:26 PM
There was no fairy tale for Luis Cruz this year, only frustration.
Unable to break out of his season-long slump, Cruz was dropped from the Dodgers' roster Friday, as the team designated him for assignment. The third baseman's place on the roster went to...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Let's preface this by saying, "I wouldn't get your hopes up."
With that warning out of the way, there are reasons, if you're an optimist, to think this season is still salvageable for the Phillies.
During Charlie Manuel's tenure (2004 to the present),...