| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:21 PM
It might not always have been the smoothest of rides, but it offered the desired finish: the National League West title.
The Dodgers won their second consecutive division title Wednesday night, fittingly behind the impressive pitching of Clayton...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:02 PM
The Latino Baseball Hall of Fame announced its 2015 induction class Friday, and three of the six members have Marlins’ ties.
Ozzie Guillen (Venezuela) managed the club in 2012. Luis Gonzalez (Cuba) and Carlos Delgado (Puerto Rico) each spent a...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orioles take on the New York Yankees for a day-night doubleheader today in what should be the kickoff for clinch week -- assuming the Orioles can continue the momentum they built in a three-game sweep over the Boston Red Sox.
I thought Thursday&...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:07 PM
BOSTON -- Stressing that it was more precautionary than alarming, the Orioles sent starting shortstop J.J. Hardy back to Baltimore on Monday night to see a team doctor about his balky back.
Hardy missed the Orioles’ final two games against the...
| Jun 24, 2014
The Phillies signed Grady Sizemore to a minor league contract Tuesday. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images file photo) The Phillies announced Tuesday afternoon that they have signed veteran outfielder Grady Sizemore to a minor league contract. He'll report to the...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Six days removed from one of the worst games of his career, Clayton Kershaw was smiling again.
Kershaw pitched six scoreless innings Friday in the Dodgers' 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, delivering a performance that inspired his teammates,...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In recent days, the Orioles feared that the possibility of losing catcher Matt Wieters for the season was becoming closer to reality.
Still, the club clung to any shred of optimism that the two-time All-Star and two-time American...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Shortstop J.J. Hardy was scratched just before Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Camden Yards with a sprained left thumb, an injury he suffered Saturday while sliding into home plate.
It is uncertain when Hardy will return to the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:35 PM
ST. LOUIS -- All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is expected to miss at least eight weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn thumb ligament. The St. Louis Cardinals announced the procedure would take place Friday.
Molina left Wednesday night's game...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Javier Baez played catcher on his summer league team before his senior season at Arlington Country Day High School in Florida.
Theo Epstein won’t go that far to address the lack of upper level depth at catcher, but the Cubs’ president of...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis has been scratched from Saturday’s exhibition with Triple-A Norfolk because of neck stiffness.
Markakis said he had no discomfort early this morning, then dealt with neck stiffness while on the flight from...