| Dec 11, 2014
| 11:51 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Ervin Santana on a four-year deal Wednesday.
Yahoo Sports reported that the deal is worth $54 million and will include a fifth-year option that vests depending on innings...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The curly, red hair comes from her mother. The goofy sarcasm, that's from her father.
Courtney Furlong owes her 4.1 GPA to her grandfather; he was the brains of the family. But what about the Oviedo volleyball player's 6-foot-2 stature, which is...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:12 PM
It was an impulsive, almost whimsical decision, the kind college students make all the time. And so it was that Dayton Moore and his college buddy decided to pull off the freeway, head to the ballpark, and try to score a couple tickets for Game 7 of the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Major League Baseball free agent Barry Zito, who is aiming for a return to the mound in 2015 after sitting out all of last season, has sold his home in Hollywood Hills West for $3.375 million.
The Contemporary-style residence, which counts a hillside...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Three Miami Marlins eligible for free agency declared Thursday. Right-handers Kevin Gregg and Brad Penny, second baseman Rafael Furca and utility man Reed Johnson are part of the initial pool. Free agents can begin signing with teams Tuesday.
| Nov 3, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Awards season started for Clayton Kershaw on Monday night.
Kershaw became the first player ever to win three Players Choice Awards in a single season: Major League Baseball player of the year, National League outstanding pitcher and Marvin Miller Man of...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina received a Gold Glove on Tuesday for the seventh consecutive season, highlighting the start of baseball's official awards season.
Three finalists were announced for each of the Baseball Writers' Association of...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw.
Don’t get tired hearing about him just yet, his name figures to keep popping up as more postseason awards are announced.
Kershaw officially became a finalist for baseball’s two biggest...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:00 AM
I’m so dizzy, somebody lead me to my walker. I just can’t keep up. It’s a never-ending avalanche of baseball awards.
As any of my beloved analytic followers would tell you, I long for the old days. So much simpler then.
| Nov 10, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Baseball's awards season began Monday, when the rookies of the year came out (Page C2). The managers of the year will be announced Tuesday, followed by Cy Youngs Wednesday and MVPs Thursday. These are voted on before the postseason. Our forecast:...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
For the second time this week, Clayton Kershaw was honored as the major league player of the year.
The Sporting News announced Kershaw as its winner Thursday, two days after Baseball America did the same.
Kershaw edged Mike Trout for the Sporting News...