| Mar 14, 2015
| 3:36 PM
LAKELAND, Fla. — Anibal Sanchez was roughed up for the second time this spring, allowing two home runs to Brian Bogusevic as the split-squad Detroit Tigers lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 Saturday.
Sanchez gave up four runs on four hits...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:36 PM
Eventually the work Ryan Howard put in during the offseason, which included losing at least 15 pounds, was going to pay off.
Howard hit his first home run of the exhibition season, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 Friday.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:47 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter tried to find some positives after Tuesday's 15-2 loss to the Detroit Tigers to begin the Grapefruit League season.
But there weren't many highlights.
The Orioles were battered for three home runs and were held scoreless...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 3:24 PM
DETROIT — David Price and the Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with a record-setting deal.
Price agreed to a $19.75 million contract, the largest one-year deal for a player who filed for arbitration. The agreement surpassed Max Scherzer's $15,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:48 PM
The seven eligible Miami Marlins all filed for salary arbitration Wednesday.
As a file-and-go team, the Marlins will negotiate until arbitration figures are exchanged on Friday. Once the team and player submit figures, the Marlins cease talks and...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:57 PM
The Rob Brantly era has ended in Miami, and with it the last hope of salvaging something from the trade with Detroit for Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante.
The young catcher who showed early promise as a hitter but flopped as the starter in 2013 was...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:23 PM
The Miami Marlins were busy talking but deals were elusive on the first day of the baseball Winter Meetings.
The only net result was the subtraction of former starting catcher Rob Brantly, who was claimed on waivers by the Chicago White Sox.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:32 PM
SAN DIEGO — The White Sox made a statement at the winter meetings with the acquisition of Jeff Samardzija and the deal with free agent closer David Robertson, showing they're ready again to play meaningful games in September.
This apparently is...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:58 PM
In the end, what they do is much more important than what they say. In the end, the players they put on the field in April and October are much more important than the words they stuff into microphones in November and February.
Still, it is head-...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:45 PM
The Miami Marlins, publicly rebuked four years ago for not spending enough money on player salaries, are set to make outfielder Giancarlo Stanton the highest-paid athlete in North American sports history.
The Marlins and Stanton have agreed on a 13-year...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The Orioles will only have two lefties in their bullpen for the American League Division Series that starts tonight at 5:37 p.m. against the Detroit Tigers, and Ubaldo Jimenez is a surprise addition to the roster.
The Tigers don’t have many left-...