| Apr 12, 2015
| 2:56 PM
UConn’s presence in major league baseball continues to grow. The Rockies called reliever Scott Oberg, who pitched for the Huskies from 2009-12, to the major leagues on Sunday.
Oberg’s promotion could be temporary. Colorado put veteran...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 7:50 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas Week 1 of the 2015 season has come to an end for the Texas Rangers, though it took far longer Sunday than it should have, and as bad as things seemed over the first seven games, they could have been worse.
Only one member of the starting...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 7:35 PM
HOUSTON Indians ace Corey Kluber was terrific Monday night in Houston, but he was outdueled by Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel in a 2-0 loss to open the 2015 season.
Kluber had a no-hitter going with two outs in the sixth inning when Astros second...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 5:09 PM
Seriously, folks, have we ever missed baseball as much as we have this year? Long, horrible winter. Even on Sunday, snow fell on parts of Connecticut.
•But the wait is over — baseball begins. The Cubs and Cardinals got things going on...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:55 PM
Trinity Wins On Walk-Off HR
Senior 3B Daniel Pidgeon of Darien hit a three-run, walk-off home run Friday to lead Trinity to a 5-4 victory over visiting Colby College in the New England Small College Athletic Conference East Division baseball opener for...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 2:12 PM
KISSIMMEE — Pat Neshek's earliest memory of spring training involved a case of mistaken identity, Torii Hunter and an unexpected gift.
Neshek, who signed a two-year contract for $12.5 million with the Houston Astros in December, was a minor-...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:39 PM
HARTFORD – New Britain Rock Cats owner Josh Solomon wasted no time addressing the future of the Rock Cats in Hartford at the team's annual hot stove luncheon.
When asked about a timetable for the Rock Cats' stadium in Hartford, he said work was...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:48 PM
So we have the Super Bowl battle of coaches: Pete Carroll vs. Bill Belichick. It's the carefree, goofy California man-child vs. the serious, ultra-competitive Machiavellian taskmaster. A study in contrasts? Maybe not. Former Patriots quarterback Drew...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Matt Barnes finished the season with the Red Sox at Fenway Park. But he is not forgetting his roots.
Barnes, from Bethel, and his former UConn teammate, George Springer, who is on the Astros, are going to run a clinic for Little Leaguers at the Newtown...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:56 PM
SOUTHINGTON – Southington's Zac Susi and Liam Scafariello, who play on a team of traditional excellence, signed letters of intent Wednesday with another team of traditional excellence — UConn.
"The facilities, coaching staff, the program,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:40 PM
WETHERSFIELD — Nick Ahmed's career appeared to have hit a dead end in 2013. He hit .163 in April and .113 in May in Double A, that key breakthrough level on the road to the big leagues.
But he never took his hitting struggles to the field. He...