| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:03 PM
DETROIT — Orioles hitting coach Jim Presley made a point to talk to infielder Ryan Flaherty on Friday afternoon after watching Flaherty strike out three times against the Detroit Tigers.
Flaherty so badly was trying to get a single, to get his...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 2:53 PM
The newest addition to Angel Stadium is a dark green sign, behind the last row of the bleachers closest to center field. In white letters and numbers, the sign reads "PUJOLS 494."
The number will change with every home run Albert Pujols hits. At Angel...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:05 PM
WASHINGTON — President Obama teased Ellen DeGeneres about the selfie she took at the Oscars and confessed to leaving his socks and shoes lying around while the first lady is out of town, but before the end of his Thursday appearance on her talk...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Panamá, cuna de grandes peloteros de la talla de Mariano Rivera y Rod Carew, se viste de gala este fin de semana para recibir a los Marlins de Miami y a los Yankees de Nueva York en una serie de exhibición de dos partidos en homenaje al retirado...
| May 17, 2014
| 9:47 PM
Kevin Baxter ranks the 30 teams. Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday:
1. DETROIT: Tigers starters have given up more than three runs in a game only twice since April 18 (1)
2. OAKLAND: Athletics have outscored opponents...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Los Yankees nunca se han andado de puntillas cuando se trata de reforzar su plantel y esta vez no ha sido la excepción.
Tras perder en el dominicano Robinson Canó a quizá su mejor unidad de los últimos cinco años, la novena de Nueva York hurgó en sus...
| Feb 16, 2014
Left handed reliever Joe Savery has been designated for assignment after the Phillies officially announced the signing of A.J. Burnett Sunday morning in Clearwater. Any major league team can claim Savery off waivers. If he clears waivers, the Phillies...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Now that I’ve taken my message board beating for picking the Texas Rangers to defeat the Orioles in the wild-card game, no one seriously believes that I would have the guts to pick the Yankees to win the Division Series.
And I don’t.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Even in the aftermath of another marathon extra-inning game, the starting pitchers for Game 5 on Friday at Yankee Stadium both seemed like they couldn’t wait to get to the mound for the climactic finale.
“It’s time to go,’’...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 7:14 PM
NEW YORK — It wasn’t as crucial as the missed call that defined both the 1996 American League Championship Series and the uneven relationship between the mighty New York Yankees and the Orioles.
It certainly wasn’t as clear cut....
| Feb 12, 2012
| 3:47 PM
No. 6 Tigers: 25th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Diamondbacks.
This not just in: Justin Verlander is a stud.
He makes an in-his-prime Richard Gere look like Don Knotts. If he was a guitarist, Eric Clapton would never go on stage...