| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:38 PM
Look beyond those massive snowbanks, past the forecast for the next winter storm, and focus on the trucks. Those glorious tractor-trailers will be packed with baseball equipment in Boston and New York before rolling south this week.
Spring training is...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 12:31 PM
CC Sabathia, all-star pitcher for the New York Yankees, has parted with his home near Fairfield, Calif., selling the three-bedroom residence complete with a custom man cave for $1.43 million.
The custom-built home, on more than a third of an acre in...
| 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...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Jon Lester will turn 36 before the final year of a six-year contract that several suitors reportedly are offering.
At that same age, Barry Zito is temporarily finished after failing to fulfill a lucrative seven-year contract in 2013. And at 34, CC...
| 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...