| Dec 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Baseball's annual rumor fest is upon us. The winter meetings start Monday in San Diego, and what traditionally deteriorates into a week of overblown analysis of overblown hype might actually amount to something big.
One reason: teams looking for offense...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The internal mandate is ambitious, but professional sports is no place for the shy, so here it comes: The Royals will be better on opening day 2015 than on the first day of the 2014 season, which ended with them in the World Series.
| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:20 PM
The Braves are out of the Jon Lester sweepstakes, which was a little too rich for the blood of a franchise in transition and rebuilding for 2017 and beyond.
Bidding for the free-agent pitcher already climbed well above $20 million annually in six-year...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When the Pittsburgh Pirates designated left-handed-hitting first baseman Ike Davis for assignment Thursday, I immediately began receiving inquiries as to whether I thought the Orioles would be interested in Davis.
This isn’t a new phenomenon....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:40 PM
The moment was seven years in the making, that flash of glory that awaits every kid showered with expectations and millions of dollars in a signing bonus.
The journey was not easy, but the reward was well worth it for Kansas City's Mike Moustakas. After...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Josh Hamilton, who has missed 18 of the last 19 games because of right shoulder, chest and rib-cage injuries, probably will sit out the Angels’ final three regular-season games in Seattle this weekend, but he said he has “no doubt” he...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Paul Konerko had many great memories in a White Sox uniform, and another famous one wearing street clothes during the victory parade in 2005.
As the Sox great's career is winding down to a Sept. 28 finale, here's a compilation of Konerko's Top 10...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Houston (EEUU), 22 sep (EFE).- El segunda base venezolano José Altuve no da respiro a su bate y pegó dos imparables que le permitieron quedar a sólo siete de empatar marca histórica en las Grandes Ligas, y a ocho de imponer nuevo registro, a falta de seis...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:46 PM
ATLANTA — Right-hander Ervin Santana, supported by a string of two-out hits, won for the third time in four starts as the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 on Friday.
Santana (8-6) pitched six innings and allowed four runs, three...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:50 PM
7:10 p.m., Turner Field, Atlanta
On the mound
RHP Nathan Eovaldi (5-5, 4.08) vs. RHP Ervin Santana (8-6, 4.03): Eovaldi in three July starts is 0-2 with a 6.35 ERA, four walks and nine strikeouts in 17 innings. Five of Santana's eight wins have come...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Josh Hamilton, who has missed 10 games because of a right-shoulder injury that was severe enough to warrant three cortisone injections from Sept. 4-9, was so encouraged by a workout Monday that the Angels left fielder believes he can return as a...