| Apr 7, 2015
| 7:05 PM
Without giving it much thought, most Orioles fans would tell you Jim Palmer is the best pitcher in franchise history. They might not know about the right shoulder injury in 1968 that nearly ended his career—and the story behind how he healed it....
| Apr 5, 2015
The long ball powered the Phillies to their five-year reign atop the National League East and the 2008 World Series title.
Three seasons running, starting in 2007, the Phillies finished the regular season with only one other team in baseball bashing...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 10:56 AM
Forty-four individuals will be inducted into the Los Angeles City Section Hall of Fame during a dinner on April 26 at the DoubleTree in Culver City.
This is the third class to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Among this year's group include...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Houston (EEUU), 10 nov (EFE).- No hubo sorpresa, se cumplieron todos los pronósticos, y el primera base cubano José Abreu alcanzó la gloria en su primer año de estar en las béisbol profesional de las mayores al ser elegido Novato de la Liga Americana...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The City Section has selected 44 athletes/coaches/contributors to be inducted in its sports Hall of Fame. The induction dinner, the third class overall, will be held on April 26 at the Doubletree Hotel in Los Angeles.
Among the honorees will be baseball...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:28 PM
efore the Phantoms, before the arena at Seventh and Hamilton, before even the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, there was the Lehigh Valley Xtreme.
Former Philadelphia Flyers tough guy Dave "The Hammer" Schultz had been hired as the team's...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Baseball's All-Star Game meant a great deal to me when I was a young fan.
So it saddens me to see what an embattled institution it's become. The numbers are undeniable. As SI.com's Richard Deitsch noted Monday, last year’s television audience of...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Frank Cashen, 88, the general manager who wore a signature bow tie and fashioned a New York Mets team that rollicked its way to the 1986 World Series championship, died Monday at a hospital in Easton, Md., the Mets said.
Cashen was a longtime...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Two Southern California high school prospects, pitcher Phil Bickford of Westlake Village Oaks Christian and first baseman Dominic Smith of Gardena Serra, were selected No. 10 and No. 11, respectively, on Thursday during the MLB draft for first-year...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:05 PM
In those heady days when Barry Bonds was hitting a home run just about every day, visitors would flock to the clubhouse of the San Francisco Giants.
You would turn to the right for Bonds, for his entourage, for his oversized lounge chair, and for the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Playing in this summer's World Cup will undoubtedly be an honor for Barcelona's feared foursome of Lionel Messi, Neymar, Xavi and Andres Iniesta. But then a lot of players can say they've done that.
How many can say they've been "Simpsonized" though?...