| Dec 22, 2012
| 1:06 PM
We live in a world of sports that is broadcast in full color and high definition. We try to view it through a prism of moral and ethical absolutes. And still, when faced with the great issues of our time, everything ends up being cast in shades of gray....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:42 PM
The thick, white envelope arrives every year at this time, full of rules, names and numbers, but just one question. And it's a question heavier than history on this year's baseball Hall of Fame ballot.
Who is worthy?
The answer merits more than a...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:21 PM
First, my 2013 Baseball Hall of Fame vote:
1. Jack Morris
2. Curt Schilling
3. Craig Biggio
4. Jeff Bagwell
5. Mike Piazza
Second, my strong recommendation: Read the commentary titled "The Steroid Era Vote" by Howard Bryant on ESPN.com. The...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:30 PM
LAS VEGAS — Against a backdrop of confusion, contradiction and controversy, Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez will step into a boxing ring here Saturday night.
Fight fans hope they go toe-to-toe. That would be fitting, because everything else...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:04 AM
The Baseball Writers' Association of America released its Hall of Fame ballot today, and now the next six weeks will be filled with debate on whether some of the biggest names -- and most controversial characters -- will get into Cooperstown's hallowed...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:46 AM
SAN FRANCISCO - When it comes to picking a spot to watch the World Series, San Francisco has bigger sports bars and louder sports bars. Sports bars with more wide-screen, high-definition TVs and with more recent memorabilia with signatures from Giants...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 3:46 PM
The awards continue to roll in for Gerald Demsey Posey III, the South Georgia native better known as "Buster." Three weeks after earning his second World Series ring and being named a Silver Slugger and the recipient of the Hank Aaron Award, the former...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:24 PM
I can't even imagine the ovation Jim Thome is going to get when he steps into the batter's box as a Phillie for the first time in the 2012 season. The man is loved in Philadelphia. Understandable. It's hard to......
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Baseball executive Dennis Gilbert has lined up at least two significant financial backers for his bid to buy the Dodgers, according to a person familiar with the discussions but not authorized to discuss them. The backers are Bruce Karsh and......
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Barry Bonds should serve prison time on obstruction conviction, according to court papers filed late Thursday by federal prosecutors....
| Dec 10, 2011
| 9:37 PM
If Brewer Ryan Braun's positive test for performance enhancing drugs is upheld, that won't mean his MVP will suddenly be handed down to the Dodgers' Matt Kemp....