| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Since Maya Moore gave up soccer as a little girl because she thought it was too slow, her athletic life has been one competitive thrill ride after the other. On Thursday, the four-time UConn all-American was named the WNBA's Most Valuable Player, a just...
| Jul 29, 2014
By John Henry, The Sports Xchange
ARLINGTON, Texas — J.P. Arencibia's two-run single keyed the Texas Rangers' decisive four-run fifth that made a winner out of right-hander Yu Darvish in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday.
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Con apenas 5'-5'' de alzada, el segunda base venezolano de los Astros de Houston, José Altuve figura como el jugador más baja estatura de las Grandes Ligas. Hasta allí, sin embargo, llega su pequeñez.
Corto de tamaño, pero inmenso en tenacidad, Altuve...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Those of us reveling in how the Angels have outdistanced the rest of Major League Baseball this season may not have noticed, but the sport has been suffering from a more than decade-long slump in offense. There are signs that the falloff in slugging...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 10:09 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Orioles prospect Mike Yastrzemski walked onto the field at jetBlue Park on Sunday morning and was immediately surrounded by media from both the Baltimore and Boston areas.
It was no surprise, since the he had been added to the...
| Aug 27, 2013
BALTIMORE - Only Chris Davis stands between Miguel Cabrera and baseball history.
As he heads toward the conclusion of another sensational season with the Detroit Tigers, Cabrera has a decent shot at becoming the first major league player to win the Triple...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:36 PM
After sending Steve Johnson to Triple-A on Saturday night so he could build up his innings in the Tides’ rotation, the Orioles still had an open roster spot with Brian Roberts on the three-day paternity list.
So they recalled infielder Danny...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:40 PM
It was one of those rare days where Jim Smiley pulled his collection of baseball memorabilia out of storage and into his La Crescenta home.
While Smiley hasn’t seen most of the items in quite a while, he only brings them out about four times a...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:55 AM
What is it about fathers, sons and baseball? What makes the sport so special that it is passed down the family line, normally among males? But I should quickly add that my wife learned to keep score from her father while going to Fenway Park in Boston...
| May 13, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Miguel Cabrera, el aterrador slugger venezolano de los Tigres de Detroit, busca desde esta temporada emular una hazaña que sólo dos peloteros han logrado en la historia del béisbol de Grandes Ligas: ganar dos triples corona de bateo.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:02 PM
They did it. A Boston Red Sox team that was given up for lost in 2012 came back to win the World Series in six intense and exciting games against the St. Louis Cardinals.
For Red Sox fans, the 2013 season was a gift from the baseball gods, a magical...