| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:28 PM
It's nice of baseball to finally nail drug scammer Alex Rodriguez, as officials announced Monday afternoon that they had suspended the highest-paid player in baseball history through the 2014 season.
It would have been nicer if, shortly after the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:46 AM
The Orioles open a two-game series against the San Diego Padres tonight at Petco Park -- the first stop on a three-city, eight-game interleague road trip through the National League West.
They arrived here in San Diego early Monday evening after their...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:56 PM
Major League Baseball recently issued its long-awaited suspensions for 13 players for violation of the drug program's protocols.
Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez was suspended for 211 games by Commissioner Bud Selig by his power under the Basic...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:51 PM
People who follow the endless saga of doping in sports know there's one hard-and-fast rule: Any time a big name gets whacked, the quality of public debate on the issue plummets.
That's certainly true of the case of Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez,...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 6:51 PM
DETROIT — It took only one bad pitch from Justin Verlander to decide Game 3 of the American League Championship Series on Tuesday at Comerica Park.
But one was enough for Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli.
With Verlander continuing the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:33 PM
No position player has been selected league most valuable player after appearing in fewer than 116 games in a nonstrike season. But by the time voters begin casting their ballots at the end of this season, the Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez may be worthy of...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Dear Stupid (and you know who you are, Alex Rodriguez),
You cheated and you lied and you admitted it. That’s your reputation’s 1-2-3 inning for the rest of your life.
You tried to limit your lie to a specific period in Texas, but nobody...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:12 PM
We return with our annual daily reviews of individual Dodgers from last season, beginning with the player who enjoyed the biggest turnaround.
JUAN URIBE, 34, third base
Final 2013 stats: .278 batting average, 12 home runs, 50 RBI and 22 doubles in 388...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays spotted the rest of the American League rookies almost half a season.
Myers, who did not make his major league debut until June 18, was announced Tuesday as winner of the AL rookie of the year award.
Myers got 23 of...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports tweeted Thursday morning that the Angels and St. Louis Cardinals have discussed a trade that would send third baseman David Freese to Anaheim, a move that makes some sense for the Angels but would hardly address their most...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The hot-stove Orioles rumor of the day involves the club being interested in signing free agent Jhonny Peralta to play left field, according to FOXSports.com.
First, let’s get out of the way why the Orioles would be intrigued by Peralta,...