| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:38 PM
LYNCHBURG — As Paula Bennett looked out at the Liberty University baseball stadium turf while waiting for Poquoson High’s Group 4A state tournament semifinal to begin, she admitted to entertaining memories of the school’s 2009 and...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:09 AM
Former Poquoson High and University of Virginia star Kyle Crockett once again saw immediate action on his callup to the Cleveland Indians. The left-handed reliever pitched 1 2/3 innings Friday night at Fenway Park in the Indians 10-3 loss to the Boston...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:31 AM
1. Legendary minor league owner Joe Buzas purchased the Eastern League's Syracuse franchise for $25,000 in 1957 and moved the team to Allentown, Pa. Buzas would relocate the Red Sox Double A affiliate to Reading, Pa., Pittsfield, Mass. and Pawtucket, R.I....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Kyle Crockett's first stint with the Cleveland Indians, one run over 4 1/3 innings, made it difficult for them not to recall him within a few weeks. His second stint is probably making it even harder not to keep him up in the majors for awhile.
| Jun 22, 2014
It's not about the recipes, or vanilla spongecake versus chocolate, or square layers versus round. For Elysia Root, cake is the medium to create memories and happiness. The satisfaction of being a cake designer is hearing love stories, making kids smile...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:29 PM
AT THE PLATE: Josh Hamilton was back in the cleanup spot after a two-game “mental break” from a slump in which he hit .132 (five for 38) with 18 strikeouts in his previous 10 games. He flied to deep center in the first, was hit by a pitch in...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Curt Schilling, who won 216 games in 20 major-league seasons, announced Wednesday on WEEI radio in Boston his belief that a recent bout with cancer was caused by chewing tobacco.
Schilling, who declared victory over cancer in February, had not...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:59 PM
The Angels’ pennant hopes were dealt a serious blow Wednesday night when Garrett Richards, their best pitcher this season, suffered a patellar injury to his left knee during an 8-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park.
With runners on...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:26 AM
KEY MOMENT: The Angels erased a 3-1 deficit with five runs in the fifth inning, Erick Aybar's single, Chris Iannetta's walk and Efren Navarro's single loading the bases. Kole Calhoun walked to force in a run, and Mike Trout's bloop dropped in front of...
| 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...