| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The American League sent Derek Jeter out an All-Star winner by beating the National League 5-3 behind MVP Mike Trout. … The Jeter lovefest was not without controversy, however, over reports and denials that N.L. starter Adam Wainwright grooved a...
| 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 18, 2014
| 8:21 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies are more interested in trading left-hander Cliff Lee than fellow lefty Cole Hamels, according to CBSSports.com.
One rival general manager said a deal is not possible now since Lee is sidelined with an elbow injury. However,...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:34 PM
ATLANTA -- Jimmie Rollins supplied all of the offensive support left-hander Cole Hamels needed to defeat the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.
The veteran Philadelphia shortstop hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and Hamels struck out nine in...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Nine days from now, the Phillies' roster could look vastly different.
Or, it could look much as it does now.
Either way, Ryne Sandberg isn't losing any sleep worrying about what might happen as the July 31 trading deadline approaches.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Each year the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) chooses one player from each team as a Heart and Hustle Award winner. Tuesday, Chase Utley was announced as the 2014 winner from the Phillies. It is the fifth time Utley has...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The state of baseball is strong.
The state of baseball is California.
Never have four of the state's five major league teams qualified for the playoffs in the same year. But this could be the most golden of Octobers in the Golden State.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Do you think Jonathan Schoop would be better served spending more time in the minors? If the Orioles acquire a second baseman before the trade deadline – by the way, do you think they will? – wouldn’t it make sense to let Schoop play...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:57 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) New York Yankees pitcher: What appeared to be a rough start to the beginning of his career on Broadway instead turned into a quality performance from...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Phillies reliever Jonathan Papelbon has been known for saying what's on his mind.
That was the case once again Wednesday when Papelbon spoke to beat reporters in Milwaukee.
While Chase Utley has made it clear he wants to stay in...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Major League Baseball updated the National League balloting totals Monday for the 2014 All-Star Game and Phillies second baseman Chase Utley still has a sizeable lead at his position.
With 1,342,480 votes he leads Los Angeles' Dee Gordon, who has 735,...