| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:24 PM
BOSTON — The chance to run his hometown team wasn't as attractive at this time for Jason McLeod as the opportunity — he hopes — to watch many prospects blossom into major league stars.
McLeod told reporters Monday that he will remain...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:40 PM
BOSTON — It seemed like a long time ago that general manager Jed Hoyer acknowledged the Cubs offense was "frustrating" and in need of improvement in several areas.
That actually occurred early Wednesday night, well before the Cubs unleashed a 19-...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:12 PM
BOSTON — Midway through the nightcap of their twin bill against the Red Sox on Saturday, the Orioles were in danger of dropping the doubleheader and losing their hold on first place in the American League East.
But after a 7-4 win over the Red Sox...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:34 PM
BOSTON — Nelson Cruz’s five-hit night helped send Boston Red Sox right-hander John Lackey to an early exit in the Orioles’ 7-4 win in the nightcap of the teams’ doubleheader, but after the game, Lackey didn't have much positive...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The Sports Xchange
Orioles 7, Red Sox 6 (12 innings)
Left fielder David Lough started the 12th inning with a triple, and shortstop J.J. Hardy followed with a tiebreaking single that gave the Baltimore Orioles a 7-6 victory over the Boston Red Sox on...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BOSTON -- With his team going deep into another extra-inning game at Fenway Park, Orioles manager Buck Showalter scanned the dugout and saw first baseman Chris Davis. His mind immediately went back to that 17-inning game in 2012 when he was forced to call...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:09 AM
Recap: White Sox 8, Red Sox 3
White Sox 8, Red Sox 3: Conor Gillaspie recorded three hits, including a tiebreaking two-run homer in the sixth, and visiting Chicago defeated struggling Boston for the second straight night.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 2:10 PM
OPI has inked its first licensing agreement deal with a professional sports league. The company announced Wednesday a deal with Major League Baseball that will have MLB-inspired nail lacquers stepping up to the plate in time for opening day.
| Mar 28, 2014
Best known as a conservative political commentator on television and in his Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated newspaper column, George Will also is America's leading poet of baseball, producing periodic bursts of eloquence on the national pastime. A...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:23 PM
By the looks of it, there's a very good chance that snow will still be covering Coca-Cola Park when the IronPigs mark the beginning of single-game ticket sales on March 1 with a fan festival to celebrate National Pig Day. In addition to the kickoff of...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Chicago soccer stars Mike Magee and Jackie Santacaterina love to compete. And now they can add this quiz—part soccer acumen and part family trivia—to their list.
MIKE MAGEE, Chicago Fire forward
Which country has won the most World...