| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Free agent right-hander Ryan Vogelsong reached agreement Friday on a $4 million, one-year deal to stay with the San Francisco Giants.
Vogelsong, a former Kutztown University and Iron Pigs pitcher, passed a physical and reached...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:25 PM
The Chicago Cubs are the latest team for reliever Gonzalez German, who was claimed off waivers Friday from the Texas Rangers.
Germen, 27, pitched the past two seasons for the New York Mets, posting a 1-2 record and 4.31 ERA in 54 appearances. Germen has...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:23 PM
Passes for this weekend's SoxFest are sold out and that reflects the White Sox's hopes for 2015 no longer are based on smoke and mirrors.
"There's legitimate excitement," longtime pitching coach Don Cooper said Wednesday. "There's legitimate hype."...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:20 AM
Soccer star Angela Hucles, a Norfolk Academy and U.Va. graduate from Virginia Beach who won two Olympic gold medals with the U.S. in women’s soccer, and 16-year NBA veteran Ben Wallace from Virginia Union — a four-time NBA Defensive Player...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:37 AM
— Max Scherzer will become the highest-paid right-handed pitcher in the major leagues after agreeing to a $210 million, seven-year contract with the Washington Nationals that includes a record $50 million signing bonus.
A person familiar with...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:50 PM
Victor Martinez will have a second surgery on his left knee.
The Tigers announced Thursday that Martinez tore the medial meniscus in his left knee last week during his offseason workout program.
He was injured while participating in baseball activities,...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:32 PM
When Victor Martinez hurt his left knee during offseason workouts three years ago, the Detroit Tigers responded by signing Prince Fielder.
Now, a huge free agent acquisition like that seems extremely unlikely — but the Tigers are hoping Martinez'...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 9:28 PM
Long-time Detroit Tigers' utility man Don Kelly is giving the National League another look.
According to the Detroit Free Press, Kelly has agreed to a minor league deal with the Marlins. The contract includes an invite to big league camp, affording...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 10:42 AM
Central Florida-raised actress and model Kate Upton recently explored Disney's Animal Kingdom with boyfriend and Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander.
The celebrity couple experienced the Wild Africa Trek safari Tuesday, a privately-guided...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 3:02 PM
The Orioles made a pair of minor trades Tuesday, sending infielder Steve Lombardozzi to the Pittsburgh Pirates and catcher Michael Ohlman to the St. Louis Cardinals for cash considerations.
Lombardozzi, 26, was acquired by the Orioles from the Detroit...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:05 PM
Since a diagnosis of bile duct cancer in May 2012, former Detroit Tigers first baseman Dave Bergman a key member of the 1984 World Series championship team has spent the better part of three years battling the disease.
Monday, that fight came to an end....