| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:24 PM
A large financial piece of the Chicago Cubs' $375 million renovation of Wrigley Field remains unsettled after the team made significant revisions to its plans this year, including more outfield advertising.
At stake is up to $75 million in federal tax...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:26 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox, the defending World Series champions reduced to the role of spoiler, did just that to the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.
The last-place Red Sox tied the score with three runs in the eighth inning, fell behind by two in...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Matt Shoemaker's journey from being an undrafted free agent to matching a pitching standard set by Nolan Ryan can't be measured in years or pitch counts.
Shoemaker's passage from signing with the Angels in 2008 after a career at Eastern Michigan...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:07 PM
It will be almost impossible for Matt Shoemaker to pry the American League rookie-of-the-year award from the meaty mitts of Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu, who is hitting .308 with 33 homers and a league-leading 94 runs batted in.
But the Angels...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Angels pitcher Garrett Richards knew the moment he fell awkwardly into the dirt after catching a spike near first base in Fenway Park in the second inning of an Aug. 20 game against the Boston Red Sox that his season was over.
“After I heard the...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp risked serious injury when he crashed into the wall in a gallant effort to rob Angels catcher Chris Iannetta of a two-run home run in the fifth inning Friday night.
Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton hurled his body into...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I have a few observations as Baltimore basks in the glow of their American League East Division Championship, their first in 17 years ("Orioles magic returns," Sept. 17).
At the ripe age of 60, I finally got the chance a few weeks ago to see a ball game...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:29 PM
My favorite Orioles-Yankees game of the last 15 years took place during the 2012 American League Division Series. On a chilly October night at Camden Yards, the Orioles beat the Yanks 3-2 to tie the series at one game apiece.
Yankee fans often...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Kole Calhoun timed his leap perfectly, reaching over the right-field wall at Fenway Park to rob Boston's Brock Holt of an apparent three-run home run and preserve the Angels' lead over the Red Sox on Aug. 19. After the team's 5-4 victory, pitcher Jered...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Jose Bautista belted a three-run homer and R.A. Dickey pitched seven-plus strong innings to help visiting Toronto avoid a three-game sweep with a 3-1 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday afternoon.
Dickey (12-12) won his second straight start while...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:34 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles didn’t play their best baseball this weekend, but after a 7-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in 11 innings Sunday afternoon, they left Tropicana Field still holding the same lead they had in the American League...