| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:04 AM
When Jake Cave, 20, of Hampton was drafted by the New York Yankees, he might well have envisioned becoming a teammate of controversial superstar Alex Rodriguez. It's already happened, albeit when A-Rod was rehabbing with Cave's team so far this season,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Carlos Delgado didn't retire as a Toronto Blue Jay. But he'll forever be remembered as one after the franchise inducts him into its Level of Excellence on Sunday before the team's game with the Tampa Bay Rays.
Delgado will be the 10th member of the...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Bud Selig contends his sport is “cleaner than it has ever been,’’ and he’s right, if only because baseball couldn’t be worse than the 1990’s and early 2000’s after Selig’s bunch seemingly to a man at...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Major League Baseball has suspended all-star infielder Ryan Braun without pay for the remainder of the 2013 season for violating the Joint Drug Prevention/Treatment Program.
Braun was recently linked to a recent list of MLB players allegeldy using...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Maybe it's just me, but we're so far through the looking glass in baseball's PED scandal that it's hard to take anything at face value, including the unprecedented 65-game suspension of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun.
First of all, I don't want...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson broke his right ankle Wednesday night when New York's Eric Young Jr. stepped on his ankle while Hudson was covering first base during Atlanta's 8-2 victory.
"We won, but it's a tough night," catcher Brian McCann...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:04 PM
What does Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig have in common with Egyptian generalissimo Abdelfatah al-Seesi? Nothing — except for the inclination to declare a state of exception and throw the rule book out the window.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:34 PM
The magic of baseball is it brings out the kid in all of us. Given that, I'm channeling fond memories of "Sesame Street" in saying this perspective on the White Sox's 2013 season is brought to you by the letter "R."
The word that was once...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The Los Angeles Times reports that Alex Rodriguez, the Yankees third baseman and extraordinary hitter, “has been offered a deal by MLB, which is said to have evidence that he used performance-enhancing substances, for a lesser penalty. But a...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter isn't happy with some of the possible repercussions from the looming suspension of New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Speaking to USA Today, Showalter said he will "guarantee you" that Orioles catcher Matt Wieters...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:52 PM
The Boston Red Sox beat up the Orioles pretty harshly Friday night, winning, 12-3.
But Orioles first baseman Chris Davis continued to make club history.
Davis homered in the sixth inning against Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz for his 53rd of the...