| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:14 PM
At age 45 and in his 19th season of Major League ball, Tim Wakefield had a little edge in experience against a rookie-laden Mariners squad Sunday at Safeco Field.
But Seattle's youth corps -- with five rookies in the lineup -- topped the veteran...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Jarrod Saltalamacchia pounded out a three-run homer, left-hander Andrew Miller gave Red Sox manager Terry Francona precisely what he was looking for and Boston rolled to a 7-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.
Miller (5-1) allowed...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:25 PM
A lifelong dream wasn't fulfilled when Jonathan Schoop and Tim Bascom stepped out onto the infield grass at Camden Yards and were greeted by a thundering ovation from the Orioles faithful. However, being named Baltimore's 2011 organizational players of...
| May 17, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit an RBI double in the eighth, backing seven shutout innings from Clay Buchholz, and the Red Sox squeezed out a 1-0 win over the Tigers in the rainy opener of a two-game series.
Saltalamacchia's hit, off the Green Monster, scored...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 9:05 PM
After losing seven straight to their personal bullies -- the Boston Red Sox -- the reeling Orioles badly wanted a win Tuesday night.
Perhaps no Oriole needed it more for his own sanity, though, than right-hander Jeremy Guthrie, whose hard luck had...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 7:08 AM
You can get mad at White Sox general manager Ken Williams for not making a trade Sunday to improve a team that claims to be in a race but plays like it’s lying about that.
Look, no deal is going to matter if the general manager is going to bring in...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NBA Basketball-Chicago Bulls at Memphis Grizzlies, Noon (ESPN); Oklahoma City Thunder at Boston Celtics, 7 p.m. (TNT); Sacramento Kings at Minnesota Timberwolves, 7 p.m. (FXSP); Dallas Mavericks at Los Angeles Lakers, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Bobby Valentine has managed in the World Series and won a championship in Japan but he never has taken a major league team to a division title in 15 seasons as a manager. It's not likely to happen this year either.
A year after widespread indifference...