| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) New York Yankees pitcher: Scheduled to become a free agent after the season, McCarthy could be sought after by many teams to help bolster their starting...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:58 PM
NEW YORK – Nathan Eovaldi started. Brad Penny relieved. Wilmer Flores wasn't impressed with either one.
Flores doubled off Eovaldi and added two homers off Penny, amassing six RBI in the Mets' 9-1 walloping of the Marlins Tuesday at Citi Field....
| Sep 17, 2014
Alexi Amarista belted a two-run homer among his three hits and Ian Kennedy snapped a three-start winless skid as host San Diego defeated Philadelphia for the second straight day.
Rymer Liriano had three hits and scored on Jedd Gyorko's pinch-hit RBI...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:43 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It was a little bit of a different look for the Phillies Thursday night as they closed a four-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Jimmy Rollins, still nursing a hamstring strain, and Chase Utley, who was given a day off by...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Everyone expects the Dodgers to win. They did last year, and they just put up $215 million for Clayton Kershaw, to better their chance to win for many years to come.
No one expects the Angels to win. They sat out the playoffs last year — for the...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:32 AM
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg announced the team's post All-Star break rotation Sunday and it includes Cliff Lee.
On Friday, Sandberg said the Phillies would wait until after the break to talk about scheduling with Lee since he is slated to make his...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 3:46 PM
By Jordan Hall, The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA - A marquee pitching matchup featuring Stephen Strasburg against Cole Hamels turned into a subplot on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park.
Instead, it was Ryan Zimmerman stealing the headlines.
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:33 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg announced the team's post All-Star break rotation Sunday and it includes Cliff Lee.
On Friday, Sandberg said the Phillies would wait until after the break to talk about scheduling with Lee and mentioned...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:44 PM
As the Philadelphia Phillies begin the second half of the season — with a three-game series in Atlanta starting tonight — manager Ryne Sandberg is poised to look forward.
He didn't want to dwell on the fact that the Phillies entered the All-...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Phillies manager Ryan Sandberg says he's "not pleased" with his team's 42-53 record, though he remains convinced of a momentum-turn somewhere. Still, the question remains: Should the Phillies be sellers? One report has the Phillies more open to trading...