| Apr 5, 2015
| 4:02 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is history, Alex Rodriguez is back and a new era starts for the Yankees with Monday's opener against the Toronto Blue Jays, a season that begins with New York in the unfamiliar role of underdog.
"Life had to go on...
| Apr 5, 2015
Derek Jeter is gone, the final remaining link to the New York Yankees' last dynasty. He left behind a team in transition, that failed to make the playoffs in consecutive years for the first time in a generation and is beset with an older core coming off...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:13 AM
Record in 2014: 84-78 (second place, 12 games back)
Key additions: Shortstop Didi Gregorius, acquired in a trade from the Arizona Diamondbacks, hit .226 with a .653 OPS in 80 games last season. Reliever Andrew Miller had a 2.02 ERA with the Orioles...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 11:25 AM
Catcher Matt Wieters is scheduled to resume throwing Saturday, and although his return from Tommy John elbow reconstruction in June remains uncertain, the Orioles have begun mapping out parts of his recovery.
“It's encouraging,” Showalter...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 3:40 PM
Who better to try to shut down Jack Eichel, the best player in college hockey, and Boston University than goalie Alex Lyon and his Yale teammates, who form the best defense in the nation? Yale made the 16-team NCAA Tournament field and will open against...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 3:58 PM
The Princeton women's basketball team remained unbeaten, opening the NCAA Tournament with an 80-70 win over Green Bay Saturday in College Park, Md. The No. 9 seed Tigers may be shaping up as America's Team in this tournament, so why not have America's...
| Mar 20, 2015
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley had two hits and a walk as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Yankees 7-3 on Thursday night.
Utley, slowed by a right ankle injury, has been limited to designated hitter, but Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:09 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Cord Phelps hit a three-run homer, Ryan Howard and Jordan Danks also connected and the Philadelphia Phillies (split squad) beat the Boston Red Sox 11-4 Sunday.
Odubel Herrara had three hits and Howard, Freddy Galvis,...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 1:05 PM
Not only do the Marlins have one of the best outfields in the majors, it's among the most cost effective.
Though Giancarlo Stanton will earn $325 million over the next 13 seasons, his 2015 salary is a reasonable $6.5 million. Center fielder Marcell...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 1:56 PM
— As recently as 2008 Dan Haren threw 96 mph. He no longer has that in his back pocket, but what he does have continues to do the job.
Like just about every other guy who makes his living 60-feet, 6-inches from home plate, Haren has lost...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 11:17 AM
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez will not play in the New York Yankees' exhibition opener against Philadelphia in Clearwater on Tuesday.
Back from a season-long suspension for violations of baseball's drug agreement and labor contract, Rodriguez...