| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Derek Jeter has left the building, and the New York Yankees replacement plan just might lead them to Elvis.
The Yankees are in the market for a shortstop and had dialogue this week at the general manager's meetings with the Texas Rangers to discuss...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones glides through the home clubhouse in a T-shirt and basketball shorts, razzing everyone he passes with a bellowing voice and an even louder cackle.
On the other side of the room is right fielder Nick Markakis, sitting...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:26 PM
Here's a happy thought while everyone tries to look into the future and figure out how the Orioles roster will look when spring training begins in February:
Next year's starting lineup is going to look a lot like what this year's starting lineup...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ANGELS: Guess who batted .583 in their last playoff series? Jeff Mathis, 2009 ALCS. Really. (1)
2. WASHINGTON: Last D.C.-based team to win a postseason series:...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I was reading through the article about Derek Jeter and his last at-bat and could not help but almost shed tears [Sept. 29, Sports, "A Hit In Boston, And Then He's History"]. Not because of Jeter going away, nor for the warm reception he received from...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:09 PM
White Sox: Might have had decent year if relievers didn't lead majors with 4.5 walks per nine innings and third-worst ERA.
Indians: Kluberrific: Corey Kluber finishes with second-best WAR among starters, just...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 10:28 AM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly is a well-documented Red Sox fan. But Kelly didn't take the bait to take a potshot at the Yankees on Tuesday when asked what he thought about Alex Rodriguez attending Notre Dame's 31-0 victory over...
| Sep 25, 2014
From an era of muscle-bound sluggers tarnished by doping scandals, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter emerged as a symbol of what is good in baseball, the ultimate winner of his generation.
Jeter will play his last regular season home game in the...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 10:18 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the Angels up 3-0 in the fifth inning, Albert Pujols clubbed a two-run home run over the center-field wall. With the way Jered Weaver was pitching, the Rangers probably weren't going to rally anyway, but Pujols' blast left no doubt. The...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 AM
I was there at the start, for Derek Jeter's first game at Yankee Stadium on June 2, 1995. His name was first announced not by Bob Sheppard, but by Jerry Seinfeld, who borrowed the microphone and did the pregame lineups.
I was there for most of the Jeter...
| Sep 24, 2014
A look at Derek Jeter's career on the big stage in the Bronx:
1992 – On June 1, the Yankees select Derek Jeter, high school shortstop from Kalamazoo, Mich., with the sixth pick in the draft. "Derek Jeter was the best athlete available when we...