| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Would the Dodgers really risk an end to their season without letting Clayton Kershaw pitch one more time?
Kershaw threw a bullpen session Saturday at Dodger Stadium, keeping open the possibility of him starting Monday in Game 4 of a National League...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The Orioles’ process of hiring a new pitching coach is winding down, according to the club’s top executive, with the hope of having someone in place by next week.
“We have a little more work to do on our due diligence; we want to...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Tim Lincecum pitched a no-hitter last season.
That apparently was enough for the San Francisco Giants to reward him with two-year, $35-million contract through the 2015 season.
Either that or the Giants management was stuck in some sort of time warp...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:47 PM
BOSTON — In a World Series with no real villains and without a bizarre story line that someone like, oh, Alex Rodriguez could provide, the intrigue over Clay Buchholz will have to do.
"Right now [Buchholz] is scheduled to pitch on the weekend...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:49 AM
The Orioles will begin interviews for a new pitching coach today, bringing an established group of candidates to Baltimore for the open position.
Former Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee will be interviewed today by Orioles manager Buck...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The Orioles have received permission to interview several external candidates for their vacant pitching coach position, with one of the higher profile interviewees coming to Baltimore on Wednesday, according to industry sources.
Current Seattle Mariners...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:28 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Dodgers' season was suddenly over and Clayton Kershaw couldn't explain why.
"I don't have an answer," he said. "I just wasn't good enough."
Baseball's consensus No. 1 pitcher unexpectedly fell apart Friday night at Busch Stadium,...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:54 PM
BOSTON — He pounded his chest twice as he rounded first base. He pounded his chest twice more after he rounded third and headed for home.
Shane Victorino pounded his chest so hard Saturday night that he ripped the hearts out of the Detroit Tigers....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Nick Punto sat at his locker, surrounded by media fresh after the Dodgers’ 6-4 victory over the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series, but his mind raced ahead.
The Dodgers will face their second consecutive elimination...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:02 PM
ST. LOUIS — Clayton Kershaw and Michael Wacha have a lot in common.
Both were first-round draft picks, Kershaw by the Dodgers in 2006 and Wacha by the St. Louis Cardinals six years later. Both played high school baseball in Dallas, both pitched in...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 4:41 PM
When the Detroit Tigers take the field Tuesday afternoon, check out their eyes. Expect blank faces, distant stares.
Their most important need going into Game 3 of the American League Championship Series may not be great pitching and hitting. It may be...