| Apr 5, 2015
| 1:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cole Hamels will still be wearing red pinstripes and pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies against Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez and the Boston Red Sox on Opening day.
Not the other way around.
The ace left-hander has...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 10:48 AM
Houston (EEUU), 7 abr (EFE).- La jornada inaugural en la Liga Americana comenzó con victorias convincentes de los Reales de Kansas City, que defienden el banderín de campeones, Medias Rojas de Boston, en el primer partido de interligas, Orioles de...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 6:39 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Opening Day.
The one day each year every team has hope and a clean slate.
That fresh start evaporated quickly for the Phillies in front of a sell-out crowd of 45,549 at Citizens Bank Park on a picturesque, sun-soaked Monday...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 5:48 PM
A vocal throng of fans greeted the NCAA Division III champion Trinity College hockey team at Koeppel Community Sports Center in Hartford Sunday afternoon. Fans held signs and wore Trinity blue and gold to honor their Bantams, who defeated Wisconsin-...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 2:43 PM
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels allowed Jordy Mercer's two-run home run in the third inning and the Phillies rallied in the sixth to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Wednesday.
Making his second start of the spring,...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:10 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Clay Buchholz started with one perfect inning and Boston Red Sox pitchers dominated the rest of the day in sweeping a pair of college teams, beating Northeastern 2-1 and edging Boston College 1-0 Tuesday.
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Earl Lloyd, who made his NBA debut as the first black player in 1950, died Thursday at 86. He was with the Syracuse Nationals when they won the 1955 NBA title and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2003. ... A few readers reminded me why I...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:37 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Big Papi arrived at spring training with a weighty quip about new teammate Pablo Sandoval.
"My belly hasn't grown like Panda," David Ortiz said Tuesday, joking about new Boston Red Sox teammate Sandoval.
Ortiz, the final...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Alison Gordon became the first female beat writer in Major League Baseball when she began covering the Blue Jays for the Toronto Star in 1979. She was the first woman admitted to the Baseball Writers Association of America, and handled resistance in a...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 1:36 PM
Thursday manager Ryne Sandberg wouldn't reveal who would be the team's starting pitcher on Opening Day.
"It's a secret," he said.
It never really was, however. Just as suspected, Cole Hamels will toe the rubber on Opening Day for the second time in...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:38 PM
Look beyond those massive snowbanks, past the forecast for the next winter storm, and focus on the trucks. Those glorious tractor-trailers will be packed with baseball equipment in Boston and New York before rolling south this week.
Spring training is...