| Feb 26, 2015
| 3:21 PM
Everyone likes a good deal, even Major League Baseball teams.
General managers rummage through discount bins every offseason, looking for markdowns on players perceived to be damaged by age, injuries or a perceived decline in skills. They won't offer...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:44 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Those darn kids have done it again.
Besides being on our lawns all the time, they now are forcing baseball to change the game to fit their 21st century attention spans.
The rule changes implemented Friday to speed up the pace...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Editor's note: This story was originally published May 21, 2012. Andrew Berlin confirmed Friday he is purchasing a small stake in the Chicago Cubs. Berlin owns the Cubs' Class A affiliate in South Bend, Ind., a team formerly known as the Silver Hawks....
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:51 PM
When the Orioles parted ways with Nolan Reimold, reluctantly designating him for assignment in July, the outfielder didn’t think he’d be back with the organization.
But Reimold, 31, is back in at the Ed Smith Stadium complex this spring,...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
With pitchers and catchers reporting Thursday to spring training, the Dodgers already are facing something of a crisis.
Closer Kenley Jansen underwent foot surgery Tuesday and is expected to be sidelined for the first month of the regular season....
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:06 PM
After just about every Marlins offseason transaction, President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill reiterated his organization's 2015 goal: October baseball.
The process of determining whether Hill and his lieutenants constructed a postseason-worthy...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 8:35 AM
Vice President Ken Williams didn't hesitate when asked Wednesday whether the White Sox front office's winter moves could boost his club from 73 victories in 2014 to the playoffs in 2015.
"Yes," the Sox executive vice president said. "We have a little...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Buck Showalter was a first-year manager in the New York Yankees’ minor league system in 1985 when he first noticed a long, lanky left-hander named Randy Johnson.
It was hard to miss the 21-year-old Johnson, who was in his first professional season...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 9:35 AM
Nolan Reimold is officially returning to the Orioles organization.
The club announced it has signed Reimold to a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training camp. The sides were closing in on a deal last week.
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:29 PM
The Orioles, the only Major League Baseball team to play on Cuban soil since Fidel Castro’s regime took over the island in 1959, are discussing the possibility of playing an exhibition game there in the near future.
The team is interested in...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:05 PM
As a youngster in his native Venezuela, Miguel Montero received instruction on fielding grounders from 11-time Gold Glove shortstop Omar Vizquel.
"I remember him telling us to keep our hands soft," Montero recalled of the clinic. "Keep your glove...