| Jun 15, 2014
| 3:00 PM
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:29 AM
An article ran in today's edition of The Baltimore Sun about tonight's starter, Ubaldo Jimenez, the 30-year-old right-hander who many see as a primary key to the Orioles' success this year.
If he can be the dominating pitcher that he was in the second...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:50 PM
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Take nothing for granted -- that’s one of those pearls of wisdom you’re supposed to carry around with you at all times.
So if you’re just absolutely certain Clayton Kershaw is going to win his second National League Cy Young award this...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:16 PM
PITTSBURGH — Michael Wacha says the biggest game he had pitched before joining the St. Louis Cardinals was two years ago when he held Florida State to three hits, sending Texas A&M to the College World Series.
“It was an elimination game,&...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 2:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates have proved their staying power this season with top-flight pitching and strong performances by young position players, but the organization continued on Saturday to improve its lineup with the acquisition of left-handed slugger...
| Jan 18, 2012
No. 28 Pirates: 3rd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Padres.
While it may not be enough to soothe the pain of 19 consecutive losing seasons, Pirates fans at least have someone to blame. That would be Pedro Alvarez, or perhaps Greg...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss Major League Baseball managers. Check back throughout the day for more responses and weigh in with a comment of your own. Phil Rogers, Chicago Tribune Down goes (Bob) Geren! Who will follow him......
| May 29, 2012
| 9:28 PM
For his lights-out play with the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians this season, Doug Slaten was rewarded by the Pittsburgh Pirates with a call-up back to Major League Baseball on Monday.
On Tuesday, the former Glendale Community College player appeared to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 3:00 AM
As Orioles designated hitter Chris Davis' bat exploded into two pieces in the seventh inning Wednesday, some eyes drifted to the fractured barrel of Davis’ bat, which went spinning toward the Orioles dugout.
“It almost took Nick Johnson's...
| Jul 31, 2011
When the White Sox traded for Freddy Garcia in 2004, Ken Williams had the perfect explanation for the midseason move.
"1917,'' the general manage said, referring to the last time the White Sox had won the World Series.
As the general manager of the...