| Mar 21, 2015
| 7:48 AM
MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is coming through on his vow that he will experiement with some radical lineups during the course of spring training.
Saturday's lineup against the Seattle Mariners at Sloan Park is proof of that....
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:50 PM
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Fans at Camden Yards, Dodger Stadium and Safeco Field might need to bring a few extra screens to the ballpark on the final day of the season.
Major League Baseball is tweaking this year's schedule, hoping to create a huge...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:55 PM
Cubs 10, White Sox 7
Spring record: 8-10-1
The summary: Before a sellout crowd at Camelback Ranch, left-hander Travis Wood allowed five consecutive hits during a three-run first inning. The Cubs, however, rallied behind home runs by David Ross and...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:39 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs ace Jon Lester was scratched from Saturday's start against the Seattle Mariners because of a "dead" left arm that manager Joe Maddon insists isn't serious enough to affect his opening day start.
| Mar 4, 2015
| 10:15 AM
PEORIA, Ariz. -- Even at age 32, with 140 major-league starts and 24 relief appearances and more than 840 big-league innings, J.A. Happ isn't going to stop evolving as a pitcher.
A weakness needs to be erased, pitches need to be refined and adjusting to...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:41 PM
As our friend the Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said, “Big results require big ambitions.”
Say this for Yasiel Puig, he is nothing if not hugely ambitious. No, bigger than that. Still bigger.
Remember that talk Dodgers hitting coach...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 11:05 AM
JUPITER Dan Haren did in fact consider retirement, but it had nothing to do with the December trade that sent him from the Dodgers to the Marlins.
Speaking Friday morning before the club's first pitchers and catchers workout, Haren assured his...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Clayton Kershaw emphasized that he wasn't taking his latest Cy Young Award for granted.
"You don't want to have anything take away from that," he said.
"For me, personally, the season didn't end the way I wanted it to," he said. "I...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:05 PM
NEW YORK -- Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was named the top rookie in the AL 2014 Player of the Year as voted by the Major League Baseball Players Association.
Abreu finished third in the AL in home runs (36), fourth in RBI (107) and...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina received a Gold Glove on Tuesday for the seventh consecutive season, highlighting the start of baseball's official awards season.
Three finalists were announced for each of the Baseball Writers' Association of...