| 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 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...
| 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 15, 2014
| 11:30 PM
There is no rain in sight, but at least one lengthy Southern California drought has come to an end. The Angels are going to the playoffs for the first time since 2009, their postseason berth clinched with an 8-1 thrashing of the Seattle Mariners on Monday...
| 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...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves' struggling offense badly needed a boost and rookie catcher Christian Bethancourt supplied it.
Bethancourt, promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs as the Braves defeated the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...