| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:06 PM
The Sports Xchange
Marte's homer pushes Diamondbacks past Pirates
PHOENIX -- Two hours into his return to the major leagues, Arizona pinch-hitter Andy Marte displayed the stroke that made him one of the top prospects in the game a decade ago.
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:44 AM
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MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates PHOENIX -- The Pittsburgh Pirates may have known this was not going to be their day on the ride to the park. It did not go well.
One of the Pirates' team buses broke down five times on the way to...
| 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...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:05 PM
PHOENIX Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson said he has to treat the Tigers like any other club his team is facing, but he did admit to having a "soft spot" in his heart for his former team.
Gibson played for the Tigers in 1979-87 and again in...
| Jul 22, 2014
PHOENIX Joe Nathan earned his 20th save of the season for the Detroit Tigers.
The Tigers snapped the Arizona Diamondbacks' four-game home winning streak with a 4-3 win at Chase Field on Monday night. The Tigers improved to 5-3 in interleague play this...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:40 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Target Field is revving up for the upcoming All-Star Game, when a national audience will get a chance to see the charms of a relatively new downtown ballpark built four years ago to revitalize the Twins organization.
It follows the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Put the champagne on ice, Baltimore.
With seven ballparks left on his journey, a man touring our great nation in search of the best ballpark hot dog gave the fare at Oriole Park at Camden Yards the highest ranking of his summer-long trip after taking in...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Six days removed from one of the worst games of his career, Clayton Kershaw was smiling again.
Kershaw pitched six scoreless innings Friday in the Dodgers' 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, delivering a performance that inspired his teammates,...
| May 28, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Vin Scully is back in the booth Wednesday after missing two games because of bronchitis. And being Vin Scully, he was embarrassed.
Embarrassed because he blamed himself for getting sick. He was certain Arizona air conditioning had done him in. Scully...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 4:22 PM
PHOENIX -- Clayton Kershaw threw off a mound for the first time since he was placed on the disabled list for an inflamed back muscle.
Before the Dodgers faced the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, Kershaw threw 15 fastballs in the visitors' bullpen at...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:31 PM
PHOENIX -- Yasiel Puig will be back in the lineup Friday for the Dodgers’ series opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Puig didn’t start any of the last three games as he nursed a sprained left thumb. He was injured Saturday sliding head...