| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:22 AM
With spring training just a few weeks away, the onslaught of ideas on how to make this baseball season better has begun.
The baseball Twitter community is buzzing about a proposal, which FoxSports.com’s Ken Rosenthal reported was floated by...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 1:39 PM
The Angels have signed right-handers Frank Herrmann and Zach Stewart to minor league contracts, with Herrmann’s deal including an invitation to major league spring-training camp.
Herrmann, 30, went 4-1 with a 4.26 earned run average in 95...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:26 PM
Jim Marshall remembers the shortest scouting meeting Giants manager Alvin Dark ever had before a three-game series at Wrigley Field in 1961.
"Just walk Ernie Banks four times, and we'll win this series," Marshall recalled Saturday.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:37 PM
Vinny Rottino has not appeared in the majors since Oct. 2, 2012 as a member of the Cleveland Indians. He'll turn 35 on April 7, just after the start of the regular season. He's hoping to celebrate in South Florida as a member of the Miami Marlins....
| Jan 5, 2015
| 12:59 PM
BOSTON — As a Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster, Nomar Garciaparra watched Clayton Kershaw become the dominant pitcher in the National League, winning three of the last four NL Cy Young Awards — the last one unanimously.
But when fans ask if...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Not one to show emotion, Orioles general manager Hank Peters whooped it up one mid-October day in 1983. That afternoon, Baltimore clinched the World Series with a 5-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. That evening, Peters learned that his first...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore owes quite a debt to longtime baseball executive Hank Peters, who died Sunday morning at age 90.
Peters presided over a big chunk of the most successful period in the history of the Orioles during his 13 years as general manager and built...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Kyle Crockett, coming off of a successful first season of relief pitching for the Cleveland Indians, and a number of other stars from Poquoson High's 2009 and '10 Group AA baseball state championship teams, are expected to be on hand for the inaugural...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Former Poquoson High baseball star Chad Pinder is rated the No. 7 prospect in the Oakland Athletics baseball organization in the most recent edition of Baseball America Magazine, which projects him to be the starter by 2018.
Pinder batted .288 with 15...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:32 AM
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas for Chicago baseball fans — and retailers.
This year's winter talks brought a lot of enthusiasm back to the Windy City with free-agent, left-hander Jon Lester signing with the Cubs. And on the South...