| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Before the San Francisco Giants enjoyed their third parade in five years, before a Chevrolet executive memorably advised World Series most valuable player Madison Bumgarner he had won a truck equipped with "technology and stuff," before the "Mad Bum"...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:05 AM
Yes, the Giants' announcements about signing Nori Aoki and re-signing Ryan Vogelsong were slightly less than the transformative additions that Giants fans have been craving all winter.
And that came after the acquisition of third baseman Casey McGehee .....
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:48 PM
The seven eligible Miami Marlins all filed for salary arbitration Wednesday.
As a file-and-go team, the Marlins will negotiate until arbitration figures are exchanged on Friday. Once the team and player submit figures, the Marlins cease talks and...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:43 PM
A person familiar with the negotiations says Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the deal had...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:36 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Boston bills Fenway Park as the "most beloved ballpark in baseball" while the Cubs marketed Wrigley Field this year as the "party of the century."
But if you're looking for a ballpark that actually helps its team win championships,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Dee Gordon, All-Star second baseman, had been scuffling. He had three hits in his last 26 at-bats (.115 average). He looked a lot like a guy who never appeared in so many major league games.
After being given Friday off, Gordon returned looking on the...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:09 PM
KEY MOMENT: Dee Gordon broke a 2-2 stalemate in the eighth inning when he singled off Diamondbacks reliever Daniel Hudson to drive in pinch-runner Roger Bernadina. Hanley Ramirez put the game out of the Diamondbacks' reach in the next at-bat, as his two-...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:05 AM
I know what you want. Call it a gift. No tarot cards nor palm reading required.
You want Matt Kemp to be a superstar. To be the best player in the game. To be that five-tool all-star of 2011. Hey, Kemp wants it to.
“I think I still have it in...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn last week shook the sports world and hit close to home for Arizona Diamondbacks closer Addison Reed.
Reed played for Gwynn at San Diego State and in the aftermath of Gwynn's death, Reed has decided to quit smokeless...
| May 17, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Clayton Kershaw has returned this season from a strained back muscle that landed him on the disabled list for the first time.
Now, Kershaw will have to recover from one of the worst starts of his seven-year career.
Kershaw was charged Saturday with...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A little of this, a little of that, not enough of anything.
The Dodgers continued their meandering ways Sunday, this time losing to the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-3, at Chase Field.
The Dodgers have lost three of their last four and are now one game...