| May 20, 2015
| 7:42 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Phil Klein allowed one run in his first major league start, Robinson Chirinos hit a solo homer and the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Wednesday night.
The Rangers took a 1-0 lead in the second inning on a sacrifice...
| May 9, 2015
| 10:55 PM
Pitchers throw their gloves in disgust. Hitters snap a bat over their knee.
For added viewer entertainment, players take their frustrations out on a water cooler. If your temper reaches Carlos Zambrano level, you pick a fight with a teammate.
| May 6, 2015
| 5:03 PM
George Springer, a New Britain native and former UConn outfielder, crashed head-first into the padded right field wall at Minute Maid Park Tuesday night.
Despite the impact that sent his Astros hat flying and left him dazed on the ground, he held the...
| May 5, 2015
| 10:24 PM
There were two strikes in the count when Zack Greinke gripped his bat, dug in the batter's box and checked his swing. The call was close, so Milwaukee Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado pointed to the first base umpire for an appeal.
So did Greinke....
| Apr 26, 2015
| 9:01 PM
Had the Boston Celtics defeated Cleveland in their first-round playoff series, the world would have reacted with great surprise, perhaps even some enthusiasm because the underdog is ultimately the coolest guy in town. It didn't happen. It didn't even come...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 10:41 PM
In the end, there was no fight. Josh Hamilton could get to go home, and Angels owner Arte Moreno could get to rid his team of the troubled outfielder and save himself a few bucks in the process.
The Angels agreed Friday to trade Hamilton to the Texas...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:58 PM
Rockets were flying all over Globe Life Park in the bottom of the first inning Monday night, and there was no life preserver in sight for Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker.
Not that he was looking for one. When you sign as an undrafted free agent out of...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Autism attracts considerable concern as diagnoses reach proportions never before experienced by the American public. Experts in the medical field have continued to debate its origins as parents struggle to find answers to help their children.
On Jan. 13...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:18 PM
The Angels officially announced the signing of Roberto Baldoquin to an $8-million bonus on Tuesday after the Cuban middle infielder passed a physical in mid-December.
The right-handed-hitting Baldoquin, 20, is a highly regarded 5-foot-11, 195-pounder...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:28 AM
These are not your ordinary garage basketball hoops.
Over-the-top homes are common among big name professional athletes, as massive contracts, competition and ego have produced awe-inducing purchases. So it should come as no surprise that the homes also...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Derek Jeter will be in the spotlight for perhaps the final time when he starts at shortstop for the American League in the All-Star Game.
The New York Yankees captain, who is retiring following the season, heads the AL squad for the July 17 game in...