| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:46 AM
The New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson and his family had dinner at Roots Handmade Pizza in Ukrainian Village Saturday.
Former Cubs and White Sox pitcher Bob Howry had lunch at Roots and dinner at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab Saturday. ESPN's...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 10:58 PM
Big Hurt Beer at U.S. Cellular Field? It could happen, or at least White Sox legend Frank Thomas thinks so. The Big Hurt said his new beer, which launched in the fall, could be available at the South Side ballpark as soon as this season.
| Mar 1, 2012
| 5:54 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — More than a decade after he broke into the major leagues, first baseman Nick Johnson has little doubt that he can still hit a baseball.
That part of the game has never been a problem for Johnson, signed by the Orioles to a minor...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Perhaps the New York Yankees should just take the field for the American League squad when the All-Star Game takes place in early July.
It is a brash statement, but when five out of the nine starting positions are being held by Yankee
players and other...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:56 AM
When the two New York baseball teams met in May for their first taste of Interleague play, one team was struggling to live up to their lofty expectations and the other was struggling just to win baseball games.
Now, it’s a new month, and two vastly...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 6:38 PM
He is Mr. November, and every other month in which Major League Baseball is played.
He has more hits than Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, a higher career batting average than Mickey Mantle and a higher postseason average than Joe DiMaggio.
And it won't be...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:42 PM
The psychoanalyst Helene Deutsch once said "the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth." It's in that spirit that we conclude Curtis Granderson should be the American League's first-half Most Valuable Player.
A crowd of players...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 7:51 AM
A two run home run, a game changing catch. Those are two ways to fix the mistakes of the previous night's game.
On Tuesday night, Curtis Granderson lost sight of a fly ball late in the game. That error led to a Tampa Bay Rays rally and eventual...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:39 AM
This will always be remembered as the game of "what if" for C.C Sabathia.
The Big Yank was unhittable through the first six innings last night against the lowly Seattle Mariners. His pitches were so dominating that it seemed like a no-hitter was in the...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 6:10 PM
The Orioles knew heading into their four-game, three-day series with the New York Yankees in the Bronx that it would be draining one.
Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Yankees -- the Orioles' ninth loss in 10 tries this season against their American League East...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:20 AM
The New York Yankees' Derek Jeter, Jorge Posada and Robinson Cano dined at Chicago Cut Steakhouse after Monday's game against the White Sox. Jeter and Posada and teammates CC Sabathia, Curtis Granderson and Eric Chavez dined at Roots Handmade Pizza in...