| Feb 21, 2015
| 2:12 PM
KISSIMMEE — Pat Neshek's earliest memory of spring training involved a case of mistaken identity, Torii Hunter and an unexpected gift.
Neshek, who signed a two-year contract for $12.5 million with the Houston Astros in December, was a minor-...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 9:21 PM
Paul Konerko stood near first base in the top of the eighth inning on Oct. 23, 2005, still catching breath that was visible on a drizzly, chilly Sunday night in Chicago.
Scott Podsednik was in left field during Game 2 of the World Series, in his own...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Paul Konerko had many great memories in a White Sox uniform, and another famous one wearing street clothes during the victory parade in 2005.
As the Sox great's career is winding down to a Sept. 28 finale, here's a compilation of Konerko's Top 10...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:07 PM
The defining moment of Paul Konerko's career — at least in the eyes of many of his former teammates — was a dramatic grand slam in the 2005 World Series that helped propel the White Sox to victory in Game 2 and subsequently their first...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Developing baseball talent is always an inexact science.
Even when a team drafts or signs a bona fide prospect, injuries sometimes get in the way of the most promising careers.
Such is the case this year for three of the game's top prospects,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:54 PM
KEY MOMENT: Jose Altuve hit a one-out double to left field in the eighth inning and Chris Carter hit a two-out home run to right against reliever Fernando Salas to extend a 2-1 Astros lead to 4-1. It was Carter's second home run of the game, his 35th this...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:41 PM
NEW YORK -- It would have been easy for Brandon McCarthy to think he has a small margin of error with a three-run lead.
Instead, McCarthy treated his latest start like a scoreless game and remained locked in on the opposing hitters.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:18 PM
NEW YORK -- Chris Carter hit a three-run home run with one out in the top of the ninth inning, lifting the Houston Astros to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.
After striking out four times in a game for the seventh...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:44 PM
NEW YORK -- Brandon McCarthy continued his resurgence by firing a four-hitter as the New York Yankees salvaged the finale of a three-game series with a 3-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday afternoon.
Switch-hitting third baseman Chase...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:39 PM
MIAMI The placard cautioning pedestrians about a wet floor in front of Chad Qualls' locker Tuesday night was insufficient.
His Miami Marlins' teammates had more in store Wednesday, a day after Qualls fist-pumped himself into a tumble after striking out...