| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Chris Heisey's go-ahead home run in the seventh inning lifted the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory over the visiting New York Mets on Saturday.
Todd Frazier also homered among his two hits and Brayan Pena supplied two hits for the Reds, who bounced back...
| Sep 8, 2014
By Jeff Wallner, The Sports Xchange
CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Reds have the fewest errors of any team in major league baseball. The Reds committed two on Sunday afternoon, and the New York Mets made them pay for both.
Former Catasauqua High...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:15 PM
NEW YORK — There was one bright spot for the Angels in a 2-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Monday night. Garrett Richards gave up only two runs and seven hits in eight innings, striking out three and walking one, to solidify a rotation spot and...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott is sticking around for at least five more years.
The Pac-12's university presidents and chancellors extended Scott's contract Monday through the 2017-18 academic year. As part of the extension, Scott also was...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Rather than use a plastic wiffle ball bat like everyone else who faced off against retired Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood Saturday during Woody's Wiffle Ball Classic at Wrigley Field, former WWE Champion CM Punk briefly opted for a folding chair, not unlike...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:27 PM
NEW YORK --As much as the Orioles’ bats were struggling going into their series finale against the New York Yankees, it only took one inning for their fortune to change — and for a season set for doom to suddenly be rejuvenated.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter’s fiery charge out of his dugout following the first inning Monday night -- as he tried to push through two umpires to get at Yankees manager Joe Girardi -- undoubtedly added some fuel to this week’s pivotal...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:10 PM
For the second straight night, the Orioles' fate was left to the bullpen, and the team's relievers were banged up and beaten yet again.
With the games remaining in the regular season dwindling, the Orioles blew another chance to gain ground in the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:24 AM
I keep being asked whether the Orioles clubhouse is demoralized -- or at the least frustrated -- each time they lose a close game this month.
Demoralized? No. The Orioles are still just 1 1/2 games back of the last American League wild card spot with 17...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:26 PM
The Orioles headed into this week's four-game series at home against the New York Yankees knowing they had a chance to bury one of their closest rivals in the American League wild-card race.
They left Camden Yards for Toronto early this morning...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Just like sports teams have all-star players — the small number of people who contribute far more than everyone else to a team's success — states have all-star taxpayers, people who provide a hugely disproportionate share of all taxes.