| Apr 25, 2015
White Sox: Top prospect Carlos Rodon arrives, follows the Buehrle-Sale game plan of starting out in pen.
Indians: SI cover jinx update: Only 11 home runs entering weekend — all on road, and all solo.
| Apr 4, 2015
| 2:13 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Umpires talked to managers Ryne Sandberg of Philadelphia and Clint Hurdle of the Pirates after an early hit by pitch sparked some ill will Saturday in the Phillies' 6-4 win.
Charlie Morton of the Pirates hit Grady Sizemore in the...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 7:29 PM
MESA, Ariz. — Joe Maddon isn't likely to glare over at the opposing dugout and shout profanities at the rival manager the way Dusty Baker and Tony La Russa often did when the Cubs and Cardinals faced each other a decade ago.
At least not right...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:00 PM
MESA, Ariz. — After Cubs second baseman Javier Baez was pummeled trying to turn a double play the other night against the Angels, manager Joe Maddon rushed out of the dugout wondering if he would need smelling salts.
"Javy (was) clocked like an...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:36 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. — Pedro Alvarez had three hits, including two doubles and a two-run homer, as a Pittsburgh Pirates' split squad beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Friday.
Two of Alvarez's hits, including the home run, came against left-handed...
| 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,...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:46 PM
MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs begin preparation for the 2015 season Friday, but they also hope to begin to a lay a foundation for long-term success when they conduct their first workout for pitchers and catchers under new manager Joe Maddon.
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The clock had just struck 10 on Sunday morning, the dawn of a classic day of baseball. This was Game 162, and not one postseason matchup was set.
The Dodgers did not know what team they would play. But they knew they were in the playoffs, and their...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Orioles Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson will be honored with the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association's 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award at the 15th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner in New York City.
The event on Nov. 18 recognizes former...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina received a Gold Glove on Tuesday for the seventh consecutive season, highlighting the start of baseball's official awards season.
Three finalists were announced for each of the Baseball Writers' Association of...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw.
Don’t get tired hearing about him just yet, his name figures to keep popping up as more postseason awards are announced.
Kershaw officially became a finalist for baseball’s two biggest...