| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — After sweeping the San Diego Padres and building momentum for the first time since April, it probably wasn't a good time to hold retro night at Citizens Bank Park.
Donning jerseys from 1964 — the season the Phillies had one...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:16 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Jake Arrieta knows about expectations dating back to his days as the opening day starter with the Baltimore Orioles in 2012.
Since joining the Chicago Cubs last July, Arrieta has shown brief flashes of dominance offset by bouts of...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:13 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Phillies 2-1.
Friday: 6:05 p.m. WGN-9.
RH Jake Arrieta (1-1, 2.50) vs. RH Roberto Hernandez (2-4, 4.35).
Saturday: 2:05 p.m. CSN.
RH Edwin Jackson (4-6, 4.70) vs. RH David Buchanan (1-3, 6.08).
| Jun 8, 2014
| 8:50 PM
Cubs manager Rick Renteria cautioned there would be hiccups along the way, and sure enough, the Cubs experienced one Sunday.
The Marlins scored twice in the eighth inning off Pedro Strop to escape with a 4-3 victory and snap the last-place Cubs' season-...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:32 PM
It didn't happen immediately, but Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen slowly is emerging as the pitcher who excelled for the club in its surprising 2012 playoff run.
That could be a huge development for a team that sits alone, at least for now, atop the...
| May 5, 2014
| 9:18 PM
In a chair at the end of a dark hallway behind the visitors' dugout at Wrigley Field sat the brightest star in Chicago baseball.
White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu wore a red-and-white-striped apron as a barber gave him a pregame buzz Monday, three...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:54 PM
| May 22, 2014
| 11:17 PM
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:22 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The path any heralded pitching prospect takes to the major leagues has obstacles. With the burden of huge expectations on their shoulders, few young talented pitchers break into the major leagues without taking their share of lumps....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:49 AM
Going over the list of the nearly 60 players who will be in Sarasota, Fla., when major league spring training opens for the Orioles next week and trying to project the club's 25-man roster for Opening Day is a tough task.
However, there are roughly 13...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:51 AM
What happens when Javier Baez comes up? Does Starlin Castro get traded? -- Hank, Rock Island
There are many considerations. Assuming Castro rebounds and Baez earns a major league promotion, I believe Baez would move to second or third base. If Darwin...