| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Rookie third baseman Mike Olt returns to the Chicago Cubs' lineup Wednesday night against Daisuke Matsuzaka and the New York Mets.
Olt batted .043 (1-for-23) on the Cubs' 10-game trip but didn't play in Tuesday's 2-1 comeback win over the Mets.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Daisuke Matsuzaka, quien hace siete años se transformó en la gran sensasión japonesa de las Grandes Ligas con los Medias Rojas —el equivalente al Masahiro Tanaka actual de los Yankees, ha perdido casi todo su glamour y gran parte de su velocidad....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:31 PM
This is the place where I would like to share my incredible personal connections to reveal the Dodgers’ double-secret plans to snare Japanese star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka.
Alas, there is none to offer. But, come on, does this not look like the...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming day for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Orioles beat Rays, 1-0, to stay alive in division race...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Detroit completed a four-game sweep of Cleveland on Thursday night, turning a three-game lead in what for months was a tight American League Central race into a seven-game bulge, when the message came across Twitter.
"Congratulations to the Tigers,...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Soon after winning their first Coastal Plain League Petitt Cup championship, the Peninsula Pilots (39-24) finished 14th in perfectgame.org's rankings of the top 50 summer collegiate teams across the country.
The Edenton Steamers (43-14), whom the Pilots...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Go ahead, pick an American League East champion.
Lots of people are in love with the Blue Jays, who won the offseason. They probably will be the consensus pick when teams leave Florida. But you wouldn't be nuts to pick the Yankees, Rays or Orioles. You'...
| Dec 16, 2011
One of the downsides of the MLB offseason is that you have to rely on rumors and speculations until something actually materializes. At this point, the Cubs are in the middle of various potential moves (or so we think): The Cubs are supposedly...
| Dec 19, 2010
| 4:32 PM
The Milwaukee Brewers acquired Zack Greinke on Sunday, adding the 2009 American League Cy Young winner to the top of what looks to be a pretty sweet starting rotation. Remember Randy Wolf, the most dependable of the Dodgers starters in......
| Mar 11, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Ripples from the earthquake that devastated parts of Japan were being felt as far away as Arizona and Florida on Friday as Japanese players tried, sometimes in vain, to reach friends and family members. The quake, the largest recorded temblor......