| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:39 PM
In the days leading up to last week's trade deadline, a new conventional wisdom floated throughout baseball. The hoarding of prospects had gone too far, or so the theory went, and savvy general managers would pounce on the chance to trade away even the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:39 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays gave Derek Jeter a fine bottle of wine in commemoration of his final game at Tropicana Field on Wednesday.
Then Jeter gave the scores of fans feting him something to cheer for and right-hander Brandon McCarthy...
| Sep 18, 2014
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Jeter, Yankees salvage series vs. Rays
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays gave Derek Jeter a fine bottle of wine in commemoration of his final game at Tropicana Field on Wednesday.
Then Jeter gave the scores of fans...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:52 PM
KEY MOMENT: With two outs and no score in the top of the ninth, Angels reliever Kevin Jepsen appeared to have pinch-runner James Jones picked off first, but he bounced his throw past the bag for an error, allowing Jones to take second. Kyle Seager was...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Amid the disappointment of a 3-1 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night, the Angels may have gained a badly needed starting pitcher.
Informed Thursday morning that he would start in place of ace Jered Weaver, veteran left-hander Wade LeBlanc...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Towering over the middle of the postgame media scrum after another dominant start Thursday against the Athletics, White Sox left-hander Chris Sale dropped his vocabulary word of the day.
"Quixotic" — as in, it's not quixotic, or foolishly...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
The Angels have the most victories in the major leagues and the second-place Oakland Athletics are leading the American League wild-card race. Yet, neither has been the best team in the AL West over the last five weeks.
Since July 26, no team in the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Derek Jeter will be in the spotlight for perhaps the final time when he starts at shortstop for the American League in the All-Star Game.
The New York Yankees captain, who is retiring following the season, heads the AL squad for the July 17 game in...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The New York Yankees will be without staff ace Masahiro Tanaka for at least the next two weeks -- and possibly longer. The All-Star hurler was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday as he flew back to New York to have an MRI performed on his...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:12 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — To no one's surprise, Mariners ace Felix Hernandez was named the American League starter in Tuesday's All-Star Game.
But Cardinals manager Mike Matheny had a much tougher choice and ultimately went with his own pitcher, Adam...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:23 PM
The Angels are not in Texas anymore. Remember that four-game sweep of the lowly Rangers before the All-Star break, when the Angels scored 33 runs and 51 hits and went 17 for 43 (.395) with runners in scoring position?
In 12 games since, including...