| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:32 AM
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas for Chicago baseball fans — and retailers.
This year's winter talks brought a lot of enthusiasm back to the Windy City with free-agent, left-hander Jon Lester signing with the Cubs. And on the South...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 1:31 PM
With third baseman Chase Headley signing a four-year contract with the New York Yankees on Monday, it appears that Alex Rodriguez will be relegated to designated hitter duties when he returns next spring.
The 39-year-old Rodriguez sat out last season...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:24 PM
On paper it was a bad day for the Cubs, who watched their archrivals get better Monday while missing out on one of their primary free-agent targets
The Cubs lost out on free-agent catcher Russell Martin, who signed a five-year, $82 million deal with the...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Los Marlins de Miami, y su astro de $325 millones Giancarlo Stanton, recibirán en Jupiter al equipo de la Universidad de Florida Internacional (FIU) el lunes 2 de marzo de 2015, en el arranque de su próxima temporada de primavera.
Los lanzadores y...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 10:30 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — We have covered a number of topics here every Sunday since I began writing this last March, from the megabucks Dodgers' going Hollywood to the legacy of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team.
We looked at how the death of...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:53 AM
MIAMI – Los legendarios Yankees de Nueva York, con Mark Teixeira, CC Sabathia y quizá Alex Rodríguez; y los Medias Rojas de Boston, con David Ortiz y Dustin Pedroia, entre otros, visitarán a los Marlins de Miami durante la temporada regular de las...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Si nunca ha escuchado de un tal William Henry White, a quien apodaban “Whoop-La”, no se preocupe. Mucha gente no tiene idea de quién se trata, aunque este lanzador de finales del siglo XIX fue un monstruo.
White posee varios récords,...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:48 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The marquee of a restaurant in downtown San Francisco last week included a cryptic-sounding message:
"Let Panda Eat."
Another attempt to save an endangered species?
The panda in question was portly third baseman...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:43 AM
Alex Rodriguez is back on the 40-man roster of the New York Yankees.
Rodriguez served a one-year suspension on the restricted list and the 39-year-old third baseman is owed $61 million for the next three seasons. His contract includes a bonus of $6...
| 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...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:05 PM
PHOENIX — After grooming Ben Cherington replace him eventually with the Red Sox, Cubs President Theo Epstein goes head-to-head against his one-time protege for the first time since both interviewed Dale Sveum for their manager openings three years...