| May 22, 2014
| 6:45 PM
| May 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Olympia's Nick Gordon grew up swinging for the fences at some of baseball's most iconic ballparks.
From the time he was 6, he stood in the outfield at Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium, among other parks, and hit home runs. To him, they were...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Before long, whether through a rising price tag or poor performance, a baseball team will eventually move to its next closer.
The former is how Tommy Hunter replaced Jim Johnson at the back of the Orioles bullpen this year, but not before Johnson...
| May 3, 2014
| 7:20 PM
"It does feel good. I hope everybody enjoyed their bobblehead."
—Ben Zobrist, Tampa Bay Rays infielder, after the Rays were forced to play a day-night doubleheader Thursday at Boston's Fenway Park. The Rays had wanted to make up a Wednesday...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:15 PM
When Orioles left fielder Nelson Cruz ran through first base on a close play April 19 at Fenway Park and was called out by first base umpire Ted Barrett, it sparked a chain of events that has become common in the major leagues this season.
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:28 PM
For the second straight day, rain postponed a game between the Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates at Camden Yards.
The two clubs will play the two-game interleague series in one day Thursday, with a single-admission doubleheader scheduled to begin at 4:...
| Mar 28, 2014
Best known as a conservative political commentator on television and in his Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated newspaper column, George Will also is America's leading poet of baseball, producing periodic bursts of eloquence on the national pastime. A...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:48 AM
It was a partylike atmosphere on Saturday morning at Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, where the Knights unveiled their new $3-million baseball stadium and had a special guest, Neil Diamond, on hand to sing "Sweet Caroline."
There were celebrities everywhere....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:52 AM
In just a dozen seconds, two pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the finish line area of the Boston Marathon last year, creating a tailspin that lasted for days. On Friday, the police officer killed during the manhunt for the bombers was memorialized as the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Globe Life Park? Does that name tell you anything about what kind of park that might be?
No, because it is an advertisement for an insurance company. The Texas Rangers announced Wednesday that they had sold naming rights to their stadium, which will now...
| Apr 23, 2014
Why, in this city of great buildings, does the unpretentious piece of architecture at Clark and Addison exert such a powerful hold on us?
Wrigley Field lacks the height and muscle of the John Hancock Center, the swirling ornament of the former Carson...