| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Ten years ago Monday, fans came as close to seeing the Cubs in the World Series as they’d been in six decades. Then the eighth inning of Game 6 in the National League Championship Series happened, setting off a catastrophic chapter...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:39 PM
As the 10-year anniversary of the most talked-about moment in Cubs history approaches, it turns out everyone was wrong all along.
Touching the famous foul ball in Game 6 of the 2003 National League Championship Series wasn't the worst thing to happen to...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:44 AM
If there's anyone out there who wants to play defensive line for the Bears, we're taking applicants.
It's what happens with injuries, but let's get you caught up on the Bears depleted roster. Also, find the panic button and hit it.
We have Zach...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
With the baseball's first-year player draft starting tonight in Secaucus, N.J., The Baltimore Sun spoke with analyst Jonathan Mayo, who will be part of MLB Network's coverage. Mayo offers his take on the Orioles' strategy and some players to keep an eye...
| Feb 6, 2012
No. 12 Reds: 19th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Cardinals.
Poor Zack Cozart.
In the year of Barry Larkin, it falls to Cozart to do the near-impossible — replace him.
Cozart, a broad-shoulder product from Ole Miss who has...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:36 PM
No. 8 Braves: 23rd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Phillies.
Isn't every action supposed to bring an equal opposite reaction?
Frank Wren must not have gotten the message.
While the Red Sox's 7-20 September led to sweeping changes...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 10:38 PM
The AYSO Region 120 boys' U-11 flex team won the Extra Champions Cup this past weekend for the second year in a row.
After an undefeated regular season, Costa Mesa United went 3-0-1 in the Extra Championship Tournament, defeating Tustin and North Irvine...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 9:40 AM
Marlins all-time All-Star list
2011 Gaby Sanchez 2010 Hanley Ramirez, Josh Johnson 2009 Ramirez, Johnson 2008 Ramirez, Dan Uggla 2007 Miguel Cabrera 2006 Cabrera, Uggla 2005 -- Luis Castillo; Paul Lo Duca, Dontrelle Willis; Cabrera
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:41 AM
At its best it was magical for baseball.
… From the grace of DiMaggio, in a dark suit, tossing the ceremonial first pitch, to the triumphant leap of Counsel in Game 7, to the exultation of Pudge taking the hit and holding on to beat the Giants....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:41 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — There are certain amenities every home needs.
On Tuesday evening, the Glendale Angelenos added a long picket fence to Stengel Field, scoring single runs in six of eight innings, including the final four, in picking up a 6-4...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Yup, I won a game for the Cubs when I was 9 years old, a kind of pre-pubescent reverse-Bartman deal. The next day's Chicago Tribune called the anonymous fan who interfered with a critical eighth-inning play "the fourth outfielder," which. with its...