| Aug 16, 2014
| 8:23 PM
In a perfect world, Mark Buehrle, Paul Konerko and A.J. Pierzynski all would have gone out in White Sox uniforms.
But perfect endings are rare in baseball, so Buehrle had to settle for a couple of standing ovations Saturday night in his return to U.S....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:34 AM
When baseball games played by 11- to 13-year-olds are outdrawing games played by much-hairier major leaguers, it’s time to take notice.
Here are some things that Major League can learn from the Little League World Series. Paying attention Rob ...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Giancarlo Stanton was robbed of a two-homer game Sunday in Cincinnati when Jay Bruce reached over the wall to grab his deep drive in the eighth inning.
There was no denying Stanton on Monday as the slugging right fielder became the Marlins’ all-...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:36 PM
CLEVELAND – Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy tested his sprained left thumb a few hours before game time Friday and told manager Buck Showalter that he was ready to play. So after missing three games, Hardy was back in the lineup Friday against the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:53 PM
White Sox: Adam Dunn pitching in relief? Funny stuff. Sox bullpen's 4.53 ERA? Not so funny.
Indians: Second-to-last in attendance, so Indians decide to cut capacity about 5,000 seats. Yep. That should fix it....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The first story line of the exhibition season: Can a college kid upstage the New York Yankees?
No, seriously. The Yankees open the Grapefruit League season Tuesday against Florida State, and the Seminoles' roster includes Heisman Trophy winner Jameis...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:35 PM
ST. LOUIS -- All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is expected to miss at least eight weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn thumb ligament. The St. Louis Cardinals announced the procedure would take place Friday.
Molina left Wednesday night's game...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:18 PM
BOSTON — White Sox manager Robin Ventura quipped this week that he questions Red Sox manager John Farrell's education for not picking left-hander Chris Sale for the American League All-Star team that he will be leading next week.
It was a joke...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 6:36 PM
A.J. Pierzynski insists he is not such a bad guy in the clubhouse, once you get to know him.
Released by the Red Sox on July 16, the former White Sox catcher signed with the Cardinals in time to help his new club defeat the Cubs 6-3 on Saturday....
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The unfamiliar and unwanted chill in the Florida air will soon subside, and that means one thing -- it's time for spring training baseball in the Sunshine State.
Pitchers and catchers begin reporting for Grapefruit League teams in the second week of...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The Boston Red Sox released catcher A.J. Pierzynski on Wednesday after designating him for assignment last week.
The team was unable to trade the 37-year-old, who hit .254 with four home runs and 31 RBIs in 72 games.
Pierzynski signed by the Red Sox...