| 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...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:55 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Texas general manager Jon Daniels came into the chaos of a celebratory A's clubhouse Sunday wanting to offer congratulations to manager Bob Melvin and some of Melvin's troops.
One of the players Daniels made a point of tracking down...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:35 AM
The Orioles aren't getting much love in postseason awards so far this offseason.
A day after Orioles manager Buck Showalter finished second in the Sporting News' American League Manager of the Year voting, none of the team's players were selected for...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo have been named to the Sporting News All-Star teams that were announced Wednesday.
Abreu, who was named the Sporting News American League Rookie of the Year on...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez and center fielder Adam Eaton were named finalists for the Rawlings Gold Glove Award at their positions in the American League on Thursday.
Ramirez joins the Orioles’ J.J. Hardy and the Royals’...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:15 AM
El segunda base venezolano de Houston, José Altuve, con un promedio de .341, se convertió en el primer jugador de los Astros/Colt 45 en lograr la hazaña.
Desde la temporada inaugural de la franquicia de Houston en 1962, un total de 16 astros han...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Right fielder Giancarlo Stanton was the lone Miami Marlins on Sporting News’ National League All-Star team, as selected by a panel of NL executives. The two other outfielders picked to the squad: Justin Upton and Andrew McCutchen.
The rest of...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Nelson Cruz has hit eight home runs in his past 13 games, and All-Star voters have taken notice.
The Orioles designated hitter has passed David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox as the top All-Star Game vote-getter at his position in the American League,...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Assessing the 5-4 loss in a monotone matching the mood in the Marlins' clubhouse, Giancarlo Stanton suddenly cracked a smile.
"We're not afraid to make it interesting, I'll tell you that," Stanton said.
The upstart Marlins, masters of one-run games in...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:27 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Rangers trimmed a 5-1 deficit to 5-4 in the eighth inning on singles by Shin-Soo Choo, Elvis Andrus, Mike Carp (RBI) and Adrian Beltre (RBI), then an RBI fielder's-choice grounder by Alex Rios, who took second on an error by Howie...