| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:24 AM
Talking baseball while the Bulls keep playing tough defense:
1. One thing about guys who put together baseball teams for a living: They are open-minded in their approach to evaluating talent. They strip away reputations and examine contributions. They...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Terry Ryan has nothing against free-agent outfielder Michael Bourn. Honest.
But the general manager knows his Twins aren't going to compete again in the American League Central — Joe Mauer or no Joe Mauer — until they fix a starting rotation...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Just before Maicer Izturis hit a run-scoring double in the second inning of the Angels' 6-0 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night, the Angels third baseman fouled a pitch off the throwing hand of Yankees catcher Russell......
| Jun 5, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Dan Haren, scratched from Saturday's scheduled start against the Yankees because of lower-back spasms, completed a 30-pitch bullpen session and did some fielding work Sunday with no discomfort, and the right-hander will start Tuesday night against Tampa...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Major League Baseball-Detroit Tigers at New York Yankees, Noon (ESPN); San Diego Padres at St. Louis Cardinals, 3 p.m. (ESPN); San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers, 7 p.m. (ESPN)
Tennis-ATP-WTA Tour, Sony Ericsson Open, Noon (ESPN2),...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:18 AM
C.C. Sabathia’s teammates and fans have come to expect exceptional pitching and a win whenever the big ace takes the mound.
But his outing yesterday surpassed all expectations.
Pitching against his former team, Sabathia struck out 13, only gave up...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 5:46 PM
The remnants of Hurricane Irene are behind the Orioles and New York Yankees, but some strong feelings linger in its wake.
The Yankees were not happy about the way the Orioles handled the rescheduling of Saturday's doubleheader — the games were...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:49 PM
The wading was the hardest part.
The Orioles and New York Yankees whiled away more than four hours waiting for the rain to relent Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium before finally taking the soggy field and playing well into the morning to avoid a day/night...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 2:49 PM
The Orioles were still talking Wednesday morning about Francisco Cervelli's disputed home run, which broke a 3-3 tie in the seventh inning of the Yankees' ridiculously rain-delayed 5-3 victory the night before at Yankee Stadium.
The play had Jeffrey...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 5:22 PM
Before Thursday's matinee at Camden Yards, Buck Showalter said it would be a challenge for Alfredo Simon to match last week's quality start against the New York Yankees. The Orioles manager figured Simon's stuff would be fresh in the minds of baseball's...