| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:05 PM
It hasn't exactly been a season to remember for the White Sox or Cubs, but some stellar individual performances were recognized Sunday in voting for the All-Star Game.
Rookie Jose Abreu and shortstop Alexei Ramirez were selected to represent the Sox...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Why must it take three hours to complete the Home Run Derby? On Tuesday, one day after another sluggish derby, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig offered a blunt explanation.
“Television wants a three-hour program,” he said.
ESPN airs the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The rosters for the Home Run Derby are set.
Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau was added to the National League team and Oakland Athletics third baseman Josh Donaldson was selected to complete the American League lineup on Thursday....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — Baseball's awards races are winding down, and the Baseball Writers Association of America has some difficult choices to make in the four voting categories for each league.
Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw and Jose Abreu appear to be shoo-...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Early Sunday afternoon, before Major League Baseball announced its All-Star rosters, the Cubs and White Sox were busy scheming for the two players who still had a chance to make a team via MLB's Final Vote.
For the Cubs, that meant Anthony Rizzo. For...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:56 AM
As the second full day of balloting for the baseball All-Star Game’s Final Vote opens up, Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale leads the way in the American League, while Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is second in National League polling....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Emilio Bonifacio was held out of the Cubs' lineup Wednesday night, and it appears highly likely the speedy switch-hitting infielder-outfielder will be traded before the 3 p.m. Thursday deadline.
Bonifacio, 29, appeared headed to the Royals or Giants,...
| Aug 1, 2014
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) New York Yankees pitcher: Since being acquired by the Yankees from the Arizona Diamondbacks on July 6, McCarthy has been outstanding for the Yankees....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Reds at Marlins
When/where: 7:10 p.m., Marlins Park, Miami
On the air
TV: FSF Radio: 940-AM, 1230-AM (West Palm), 710-AM (Spanish)
On the mound
RHP Mat Latos (2-3, 3.31) vs. RHP Jarred Cosart (9-7, 4.41): A product of Coconut Creek High School and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:52 PM
This is the 7th inning stretch Cubs fans wait all season for.
Pearl Jam singer and die hard Cubs fan Eddie Vedder will throw out the first pitch and sing “Take Me Out to the Ball game” during Thursday’s Cubs-San Diego Padres game at...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The men who play baseball are fans of the sport too. The MLB Network is the default setting for every clubhouse television. When veterans hear about The Next Big Thing, well, they would rather not take the word of a talking head. They prefer to see with...