| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:45 AM
Move over, Frank Thomas. You're not the only baseball-themed beer in Chicago anymore.
The Kane County Cougars on Thursday unveiled the name of its specialty craft beer, created with Two Brothers Brewing. It is believed that Raging Cougar ale makes...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 6:17 PM
PHOENIX — At 6-foot-10, Randy Johnson stood on the mound and looked down on batters, an intimidating presence before he even threw the ball.
And when he let it fly, his talent matched his imposing stature.
With a menacing fastball and...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:55 PM
If not for the objections of the Arizona Diamondbacks owner Ken Kendrick, the Dodgers would have traded Andre Ethier for catcher Miguel Montero, according to FoxSports.com.
The Dodgers would have sent Ethier, backup catcher Tim Federowicz and cash to the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:32 PM
With all the hopes and expectations that have been heaped on Allentown's new arena, it's a good thing the PPL Center's foundation is anchored deep into bedrock.
The impressive 8,500-seat facility, built with the aid of generous state tax financing...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:17 PM
Upon further review, the Dodgers still love to beat up on the patsies.
Back on the road, where things tend to work out for them, the Dodgers used two replay challenges and won both on the way to a six-run fourth inning.
That led to a 9-5 victory...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:58 PM
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers brutalized Diamondbacks starter Trevor Cahill, who was charged with the eight runs (six earned) and six hits in only 3 1/3 innings. Matt Kemp hit a two-run home run in the first inning. The score was tied, 2-2, until the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:16 PM
Returning to the place where he pitched what was arguably the worst game of his career, Clayton Kershaw became baseball's first 16-game winner Wednesday night.
Kershaw limited the Arizona Diamondbacks to one unearned run over eight...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:31 PM
KEY MOMENT: In the third inning, with the Mets leading, 2-1, David Wright hit a sharp ground ball to shortstop Hanley Ramirez. The ball was hit hard, but only a step or two to the right of Ramirez. If superior defenders Erisbel Arruebarrena or Miguel...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:19 PM
An Olympic medal doesn't help much when it comes to throwing out the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game.
Just ask Jordyn Wieber, who bounced her attempt at a Detroit Tigers game. Or basketball star Diana Taurasi, who threw an outside pitch to...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:58 PM
PHOENIX — Matt Kemp couldn't run the bases at full speed in an early-afternoon workout at Chase Field, but the Dodgers nonetheless reinstated him from the disabled list Monday.
Kemp had been sidelined since July 22.
"I haven't been around the...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Sports memories can be fleeting and easily dissolvable, sort of like cotton candy. The events of 2013 likely won't be remembered in 100 years, but what if we created a sports time capsule, and put in items representing the year in sports? We could bury it...