| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:14 PM
American LeagueCentral Division
White Sox: Additions of Jeff Samardzija, David Robertson and Adam LaRoche should make Sox instant contenders if defense holds up.
Indians: Quiet so far, but adding Brandon Moss is an upgrade. Now if the Tribe can only...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:12 PM
So much happened in such a flash for the Dodgers last week --- with the main focus justifiably centered on the trade of Matt Kemp --- that much went by in a quick blur. Scrutiny was not exactly the order of the day.
The official signing of right-...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:47 AM
The San Francisco Giants have apparently re-signed right-hander Jake Peavy to a two-year contract.
Although the Giants have yet to confirm the deal, the pact is believed to be worth $24 million and contains a full no-trade clause.
Peavy started last...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:53 AM
It appears Jake Peavy is becoming a mainstay in San Francisco.
Peavy has agreed to a two-year, $24-million contract with the San Francisco Giants, the Associated Press reported Friday. As part of the deal, Peavy will receive a $4 million signing bonus....
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:19 PM
My 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot: Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz, Craig Biggio, Jeff Bagwell, Mike Piazza, Curt Schilling, Tim Raines, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina.
That means no vote for Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire,...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The Giants' season may not be going anywhere, but Odell Beckham Jr. and his impressive rookie campaign give fans reason to be excited for the future. The wideout is averaging more than 100 receiving yards per game through his first 11 games, a feat no...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 11:46 AM
CLAYTON KERSHAW, 26, starting pitcher.
Final 2014 stats: 21-3, 1.77 ERA, 0.86 WHIP, .197 opponent batting average, 10.8 strikeouts per nine innings, six complete games and one no-hitter in 198 1/3 innings.
Contract status: Ah, he’s kinda set....
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Sports memories, much like a release date for "The Interview," come and go. The specifics, even about important events and accomplishments, fade with the passing years. Most of what happened in 2014 likely won't be remembered in 100 years. But what if...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 6:17 PM
PHOENIX — At 6-foot-10, Randy Johnson stood on the mound and looked down on batters, an intimidating presence before he even threw the ball.
And when he let it fly, his talent matched his imposing stature.
With a menacing fastball and...