| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Based on the way salaries are structured in Major League Baseball, with players getting large raises after accruing three years of big-league service time, the Orioles knew they’d be doling out millions of dollars for arbitration-eligible players...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:05 PM
As a youngster in his native Venezuela, Miguel Montero received instruction on fielding grounders from 11-time Gold Glove shortstop Omar Vizquel.
"I remember him telling us to keep our hands soft," Montero recalled of the clinic. "Keep your glove...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Former Major League Baseball outfielder Jim Edmonds has sold his home in Irvine for $6.775 million.
The Santa Barbara-style estate, on about an acre in the Shady Canyon area, spans three stories with beamed cathedral-style ceilings, wrought iron...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Laurin Mincy gladly accepted the responsibility of giving the ninth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team a much-needed kick-start Saturday at the Smith Center in Washington. The redshirt senior sparkled in the second half, and her performance allowed...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:45 PM
When Paul Konerko was acquired from the Reds for Mike Cameron 16 years ago, the Tribune called it a swap of "potential All-Stars."
As it turned out, Konerko became the face of the White Sox for 16 years, while Cameron enjoyed a productive, 17-year...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Johnny Bench of Big Red Machine fame has put his lakefront home in Rancho Mirage on the market for $1.195 million.
Set off a cul-de-sac, the desert dwelling rests on nearly half an acre in the guard-gated Mission Hills Country Club area with lake and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Three Orioles were named finalists for American League Gold Glove awards at their respective positions, including center fielder Adam Jones, who can win the award for the fourth time.
Like Jones, shortstop J.J. Hardy could win a Gold Glove for the third...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez and center fielder Adam Eaton were named finalists for the Rawlings Gold Glove Award at their positions in the American League on Thursday.
Ramirez joins the Orioles’ J.J. Hardy and the Royals’...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 7:27 AM
The three Orioles who were named finalists for Gold Glove Awards on Thursday are all previous winners.
Both center fielder Adam Jones and shortstop J.J. Hardy have won at their respective positions in each of the past two seasons. Right fielder Nick...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:58 PM
It wasn't just shrewd management in the front office and on the field that enabled Tampa Bay to overcome its small-market limitations to win two American League East titles and two wild-card berths from 2008 to 2013.
"Part of our success is we came...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:48 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The marquee of a restaurant in downtown San Francisco last week included a cryptic-sounding message:
"Let Panda Eat."
Another attempt to save an endangered species?
The panda in question was portly third baseman...